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Private Equity is Empowering Workers through Broad-Based Employee Ownership Programs

Private equity investments support workers with well-paying jobs at more than 30,000 businesses nationwide. More than 12 million Americans are employed by private equity-backed…

ICYMI: WSJ Editorial Board Highlights Private Equity’s Legal Victory Against the FTC 

“Ms. Khan keeps losing cases because she ignores the consumer welfare standard and other bedrock antitrust principles. Yet she trumpets legal defeats as victories and keeps grinning like she’s…

ICYMI: WSJ Editorial Board Highlights Private Equity’s Legal Victory Against the FTC

“Ms. Khan keeps losing cases because she ignores the consumer welfare standard and other bedrock antitrust principles. Yet she trumpets legal defeats as victories and keeps grinning like she’s…

ICYMI: Federal Judge Dismisses FTC Antitrust Lawsuit Against Private Equity Firm

“Axios – The bottom line: The FTC took a big swing against private equity. And missed.” Yesterday, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas dismissed claims brought by the…

ICYMI – Fed’s Cook Delivers Comments on Private Credit & Financial Resilience

Washington, D.C. – This week, Bloomberg reported that Federal Reserve Governor Lisa Cook, a Biden appointee, stated that the increase in private credit lending has not affected the financial…

AIC Team Talks with Local News About How Private Equity Strengthens Small Businesses Across America

 Media coverage spanning Washington, Texas, Louisiana, South Carolina, Arizona, Ohio, Colorado, North Carolina, and Florida highlights how private equity supports small businesses…

Harvard and UT Austin Officials Outline How “Private Equity Is Not The Problem In Health Care, It’s Just The Scapegoat For Misaligned Incentives”

“With nearly 2 out of every 10 dollars in the U.S. economy spent on health, we must get to the root cause of why the current system is failing. While its expedient to blame private equity, it…

New Report: Businesses Increasingly Choose Private Credit for Financing

Washington, D.C. – The American Investment Council (AIC) released a report today, authored by PitchBook, highlighting the growing role of private credit in serving small and middle-market…

This National Small Business Week (and every week) Private Equity Partners with Small Businesses to Grow, Scale, & Innovate

The American Investment Council (AIC) is proud to celebrate National Small Business Week, spanning April 28 to May 4.  This month, the AIC launched advertisements at Ronald Reagan…