WASHINGTON, D.C. – The private equity industry and private equity backed companies directly employed more than 11.7 million workers in the United States in 2020 and generated $1.4 trillion of gross domestic product (GDP), or approximately 6.5% of total GDP, according to a new report from the American Investment Council prepared by Ernst & Young […]

                  WASHINGTON, D.C. — North America’s Building Trades Unions and the American Investment Council today announced a first of its kind, broad partnership to accelerate the creation of good union jobs, encourage investment, and strengthen retirement security for millions of middle class families. Sean Garvey, President of […]

  Earlier this week, the American Investment Council highlighted how private equity-backed businesses are helping to make school safer and more accessible for students, parents, and teachers reopening amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Yesterday, The Well, a Washington D.C. news outlet that educates policymakers and influencers, published two extensive pieces examining exactly how private equity stepping […]