The Private Capital Industry Is Evolving


Don’t be a Jobs Act Wallflower, Dance with the Bellwethers!

By Mark Heil It's a hot summer - time to be outdoors enjoying family and friends. It's a time for adventure.  It's time to take in a ballgame and enjoy the Boys of Summer.  So I asked myself what would Satchel Paige's advice be with regards to the SEC's lifting the...

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Duane Morris Event – "Inside the Mind of the Limited Partner"

By Anne Anquillare, PEF Services Duane Morris put on an excellent event recently, entitled “Inside the Mind of the Limited Partner”. The speakers focused on middle-market buyout funds, but many comments are applicable to all private capital funds. Now, I know plenty...

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SBIC pre-screening process

By David Gerogosian, PEF Services LLC With long term interest rates at record lows, the availability of low cost borrowings from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) for fund managers licensed through the SBIC program has drawn interest from fund manager that...

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Shine a bright light

By Anne Anquillare, PEF Services New research in the field of optogenetics discovered that shining a bright light on neurons in the brain can modify behavior.  This phenomenon is demonstrated in many other areas – light therapy dispels the winter blues, decreases mold...

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What I heard at PEI’s 10th Annual CFOs & COOs Forum

by Anne Anquillare, PEF Services I attended PEI’s Private Equity Forum for CFOs and COOs last week in NYC.  This is a great conference for professionals who manage or are involved with the finance, accounting and operational aspects of private equity firms.  It...

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