WASHINGTON – The American Investment Council’s 2018 Top States and Districts Report shows the diverse communities across the country receiving significant private equity investment. Texas takes the top spot with $67 billion invested in 2017 and is followed closely by California ($66 billion) and New York ($52 billion), while […]

The private equity industry employs millions of Americans and provides a secure retirement for schoolteachers, police officers, and other pension holders. The American Investment Council is now highlighting specific cities that benefit directly from private equity investment. As Americans celebrate Independence Day later this week, our spotlight is on Philadelphia:           […]

WASHINGTON – Private equity returns once again outperformed public markets over the long term, net of fees, according to the latest quarterly Performance Update from the American Investment Council (AIC). Private equity returns surpassed the S&P 500 by 1.3 percent and the Russell 3000 by 1.2 percent over a 10-year horizon during the fourth quarter […]