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What Makes an Ideal Private Equity CFO?
A recruiter gives deep detail on the thought processes of P.E. firms looking to hire a finance chief within their portfolio.
FIS Buys SunGard for $9.1 Billion
SunGard's private-equity owners finally cash in on their long-held investment, one of the signature deals of the pre-recession buyout boom.
Zombie Funds On The Rise
More than $120 billion is tied up in private equity fund assets that managers are having a hard time realizing a profit on.
Customized Reporting Requests Swamp PE Firm CFOs
The finance departments of private equity firms have a big challenge ahead: mastering timely and transparent reporting to investors.
Activist Investors: More Targets, Lower Returns
In 2014, 344 companies were targets of activist shareholders, but the average activist fund returned only 4%, finds a new study.
SEC Official Sees ‘Positive Change’ in Private Equity Firms
"Transparency has improved markedly" at private equity firms, says the commission's head of private funds compliance inspections.