Is Private Equity Losing its Taste for Risk?

Private Equity managers aren’t paid to be patient, they are paid to put money to work and they’ve never had more of it. With over $1 trillion of committed capital coming into 2014, you would think that risk taking would accelerate, but several factors seem to be pushing the industry …

Transparent Capitalism

Why Independent Sponsors Can Be A Better Way To Invest in Private Equity Independent Sponsors are rapidly penetrating the Private Equity market and are now involved in nearly half of all middle market transactions.  These groups invest in each deal individually,rather than through ten year committed funds (affectionately known as …