Private Equity Firms

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Equity Co-investment
... An equity co-investment (or co-investment) is a minority investment, made directly into an operating company, alongside a financial sponsor or other private equity investor, in a leveraged ... In certain circumstances, venture capital firms may also seek co-investors ... Private equity firms seek co-investors for several reasons ...
Publicly Traded Private Equity - History
... been certain instances of publicly traded private equity vehicles, the convergence of private equity and the public equity markets attracted significantly greater attention when several of the ... Taking private equity firms and private equity funds public appeared an unusual move since private equity funds often buy public companies listed on exchange and then take them private ... Private equity firms are rarely subject to the quarterly reporting requirements of the public markets and tout this independence to prospective sellers as a key advantage of going private ...
Caesars Entertainment Corporation - History - Post William F. Harrah Era - Company Goes Private
... October 2, 2006 – The Wall Street Journal reported that private-equity firms would buy Harrah's Entertainment for $15.05 billion in one of the largest leveraged buyouts in history ... A number of private-equity firms, including Texas Pacific Group and Apollo Global Management were involved in the talks ... on January 28, 2008 and the company was taken private by Hamlet Holdings ...
Private Equity In The 2000s - The Third Private Equity Boom and The Golden Age of Private Equity (2003–2007) - Publicly Traded Private Equity
... had previously been certain instances of publicly traded private equity vehicles, the convergence of private equity and the public equity markets attracted significantly greater ... Taking private equity firms and private equity funds public appeared an unusual move since private equity funds often buy public companies listed on exchange and then take them private ... Private equity firms are rarely subject to the quarterly reporting requirements of the public markets and tout this independence to prospective sellers as a key advantage of going private ...
Private Equity In The 2000s - The Third Private Equity Boom and The Golden Age of Private Equity (2003–2007) - Age of The Mega-buyout
... In 2006, private equity firms bought 654 U.S ... based private equity firms raised $215.4 billion in investor commitments to 322 funds, surpassing the previous record set in 2000 by 22% and 33% higher than the 2005 fundraising total ... Equity Office Properties, 2006 – Blackstone Group completes the $37.7 billion acquisition of one of the largest owners of commercial office properties in the US ...

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