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Private Equity Operating Resources 2.0 (EY)

The views reflected in this article are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of the American Investment Council. By: Jay Bartlett, Managing Director, Co-Head Of Private…
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Private Equity Investment Reaches Second Highest Level Since 2008

Industry Investment Volume Rose 26 Percent In Q3 2017 WASHINGTON, DC – Private equity investment volume rose to $187 billion in Q3 2017, a 26 percent increase from Q2, according to the American…

New “AIC Insights” Webcast Reviews The Evolving Role of Private Equity CFOs

ACON Investments’ CFO Kwame Lewis Shares Insights on the Position WASHINGTON – The American Investment Council (AIC) released a new “AIC Insights” webcast today, featuring ACON Investments’ Chief…

The New Era Of Partnerships As Taxpayers (Vinson & Elkins LLP)

The views reflected in this article are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of the American Investment Council. By: David Cole, Tax Partner and Brian Russell, Tax…

Statement By American Investment Council’s Mike Sommers on Tax Framework

Statement from American Investment Council President and CEO Mike Sommers on the “Unified Framework for Fixing our Broken Tax Code”: “The American Investment Council supports the process to reform…

New “AIC Insights” Webcast Focuses on Tax Reform and Private Equity

Private Equity Tax Priorities and Activities are Reviewed WASHINGTON – The American Investment Council (AIC) released its latest “AIC Insights” webcast today, focused on tax reform state-of-play….

New Performance Update Underscores Private Equity’s Consistent Pension Returns

Private Equity Continues To Outperform All Other Asset Classes Over The Long Term WASHINGTON – Private equity continues to deliver the strongest returns to pensioners and investors over a 10-year…

ILPA Subscription Best Practices— A Step Too Far (Cleary Gottlieb)

By: Robert J. Raymond, Partner at Cleary Gottlieb, and David W.S. Yudin, Senior Attorney at Cleary Gottlieb The views reflected in this article are those of the authors, and do not necessarily…

New “AIC Insights” Webcast Features AIC President and CEO Mike Sommers

Sommers Discusses Tax Reform, Infrastructure Investment, and PE’s Economic Impact WASHINGTON– The American Investment Council (AIC) released its newest “AIC Insights” webcast today, featuring a…
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New Report Shows Strong Growth In Consumer-Focused Private Equity Investment

B2B Continues to Lead Industries for PE Investment in Q2 2017 WASHINGTON – Private equity investment in Consumer Products and Services (B2C) grew over 60 percent during the second quarter of…
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High Capital Reserves Position Private Equity For Significant Activity

The Industry’s Capital Reserves Reach Historic High In Q2 2017 WASHINGTON – Private equity capital reserves grew to $572 billion, the highest level since 2003, according to the American Investment…

Private Equity Growth In Transition (Deloitte)

Evolve To Meet Tomorrow’s Challenges By: Doug Dannemiller, Research Leader, Deloitte Center for Financial Services, Deloitte Services LP Profitability, growth, and performance are top objectives…

New “AIC Insights” Highlights Private Capital’s Potential for U.S. Infrastructure

Presentation Focuses On P3s, Private Investment, and Governmental Solutions WASHINGTON – The American Investment Council released its latest “AIC Insights” installment today, focused on the…

AIC Partners With CEPRES’ $11 Trillion Private Markets Network

NEW YORK, JUNE 1, 2017 – The American Investment Council is excited to announce the opportunity to partner with CEPRES and provide AIC members preferred access to the fastest growing investment…

Private Equity Outperforms S&P 500 in Delivering Returns for Investors

The Industry Maintains Its Position as Best Performing Long-Term Asset Class WASHINGTON – Private equity again outperformed traditional equity markets in providing the highest long-term returns,…

Top Six Risks for Private Equity Firms (KPMG)

Creating and maintaining risk in a management program is an investment worth making for private equity firms By Shruti Shah, Principal, Advisory Services, KPMG LLP The value of a private equity…

American Investment Council Launches “AIC Insights” Series

New Series to Highlight Industry Leaders on Private Equity Trends WASHINGTON – The American Investment Council launched “AIC Insights” today, a new series of succinct presentations that will…
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New Report Shows Sharp Growth of Private Equity Investment in Healthcare

Healthcare, B2B, and Information Technology received over two thirds of private equity investment in Q1 2017 WASHINGTON – Private equity invested $132 billion into the U.S. economy during the…

American Investment Council Releases 2016 Top States And Districts Report

Report Details Private Equity’s Increased Presence In All 50 States WASHINGTON – Private equity funds invested over $644 billion in more than 3,700 U.S.-based companies in 2016, according to the…

Brexit And The AIFMD: Impact For US Private Fund Sponsors On Their Marketing And Advisory Activities In Europe

Authors: Patricia Volhard, Partner and Simon Witney, Special Counsel, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP The decision of the UK to leave the EU – with the expectation that it will also leave the EU’s…