Recently, Diligent Corporation, a leading board governance company, expanded the membership of its Modern Leadership initiative to increase opportunities for, and the pipeline of, diverse candidates on boards of directors at businesses across America. 21 private equity firms, including several AIC members (TPG, New Mountain Capital, The Jordan Company, The Riverside Company, Clearlake Capital, Genstar […]

Last week, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Asset Management Advisory Committee held a Private Investments Subcommittee meeting examining the private equity industry to determine whether private investments should be recommended to the general public. Two industry experts, Noel O’Neill of Cambridge Associates and Bryan Jenkins of Hamilton Lane, gave presentations examining how private equity […]

Yesterday, the American Investment Council released its 2020 mid-year investment report examining how private equity committed $252 billion to 1,847 companies in the United States in the first half of 2020 despite the global pandemic and economic uncertainty. Of those 1,847 companies, 718 were small businesses with less than 500 employees. Read more about the report from […]