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Don’t let partisan politics impede Texas’ economic recovery

September 24, 2021 | By Glenn Hamer Every year, small businesses create 1.5 million jobs and account for 64 percent of all new jobs in the U.S. They are the backbone of the American…

How One PE-Backed Company is Helping Children with Autism

ABS Kids, based in California, helps children with autism reach their fullest potential through Applied Behavior Analysis therapy. Partnering with private equity has allowed the company to bring…

Thanks to Private Equity, Pensions Across America Report Record-Breaking Returns

Throughout the summer, pension funds across the country reported on their returns for the fiscal year 2021. As Chief Investment Officer Magazine recently reported “private equity is consistently…

Carried interest proposal is a problem for NH

Measure in federal budget package poses a threat to private capital September 8, 2021 | By  Carl Amos Johnson Every year, thousands of service members transition from military to civilian…

ICYMI – New study shows tax increases on carried interest would reduce investment and cause job losses

Today, University of Southern California Marshall School of Business Professor Charles Swenson released a new study examining how a proposed 98 percent tax increase on carried interest capital gains…
Research

New Ernst & Young LLP (EY) Report Highlights Private Equity’s Role in the Economic Recovery

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…

ICYMI // AIC President & CEO Drew Maloney Discusses Private Capital’s Critical Role in Developing COVID-19 Vaccines

Recently, Real Clear Markets published an op-ed from American Investment Council President & CEO Drew Maloney discussing how private capital played a critical role in the development and…

ICYMI // Media Coverage of New AIC & NABTU Partnership

Last week, North America’s Building Trades Unions and the American Investment Council announced a first of its kind, broad partnership to accelerate the creation of good union jobs, encourage…

North America’s Building Trades Unions and American Investment Council Announce New Labor-Management Partnership 

  WASHINGTON, D.C. — North America’s Building Trades Unions and the American Investment Council today announced a first of…

ICYMI – Private Equity-Backed Businesses are Providing Virtual Resources for Parents and Educators as America Goes Back to School

  Earlier this week, the American Investment Council highlighted how private equity-backed businesses are helping to make school safer and more accessible for students,…

Private Equity-Backed Companies Working Towards A Safer School Year

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Private equity-backed companies are helping to make school safer and more accessible for students, parents, and teachers this year. In communities across the country,…

AIC & ACG Announce New Partnership to Promote the Benefits of Private Equity

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, the American Investment Council (AIC) and the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) announced a new strategic partnership to promote the private equity industry. Both…

New Video: Hill TV’s Investing in America Interview Series – Signify Health CEO Kyle Armbrester

Washington, D.C. – Today, the American Investment Council (AIC) released the fourth and final video in a new series of…
Pensions

What They Are Saying: Private Equity Delivers Robust Returns for Public Pension Beneficiaries

Earlier this week, the American Investment Council released its annual Public Pension Study, which examines the investments and returns of America’s largest public pension…

ICYMI: Policymakers, Business Leaders, and Economists Discuss How Private Equity Supports Jobs, Businesses and Retirees Across America

Washington D.C. – Yesterday, the American Investment Council sponsored a live virtual panel hosted by the Hill newspaper featuring policymakers, business leaders, and economists…
Pensions

New AIC Study: Private Equity Strengthens Retirement for Teachers, Firefighters and Other Public Servants

Washington, D.C. – Today, the American Investment Council (AIC) released its annual Public Pension Study, which examines the investments and returns of America’s largest public pension funds….

New Video: Hill TV’s Investing in America Interview Series – Riverside Company COO and Vice Chairman Pam Hendrickson

Washington, D.C. – Today, the American Investment Council (AIC) released the third video in a new series of interviews conducted by Hill TV examining how private equity investments are supporting…

New Video: Hill TV’s Investing in America Interview Series – New Mountain Capital Founder & CEO Steve Klinsky

                    Washington, D.C. – Today, the American Investment Council (AIC) released the second video in a…

Private Equity is Investing in Communities of All Shapes and Sizes

Washington, D.C. – According to a new American Investment Council Report, private equity firms provided new capital last year to a broad range of industries in every state and Congressional district…

New Video: Hill TV’s Investing in America Interview Series – AIC President & CEO Drew Maloney

Washington, D.C. – Today, the American Investment Council (AIC) released the first video in a new series of interviews conducted by Hill TV examining how private equity investments are supporting…