WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, American Investment Council President and CEO Drew Maloney issued the following statement regarding legislation proposed by Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) and Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-NJ) that would change the treatment of carried interest in the tax code: “Sen. Baldwin and Rep. Pascrell’s discriminatory tax increase has been rejected repeatedly by economists, […]

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Monday, the American Investment Council (AIC) submitted a letter of comment to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) warning against modifications suggested in a letter submitted to the SEC earlier this month by the Institutional Limited Partners Association (ILPA). ILPA proposed unnecessary changes to the longstanding robust regulatory framework private equity fund […]

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, the American Investment Council released its 2018 Q4 Industry Investment Report showing that private equity invested $331 billion into U.S. businesses over the course of 2018. This represents a $26 billion increase from 2017, when private equity invested a total of $305 billion in the American economy. The top three sectors […]