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9/28/2015 - ACG Cleveland - 11th Annual Golf Outing at Firestone Country Club

9/28/2015 - ACG Washington, D.C. & Metro Area - Annual Golf Event

9/29/2015 - ACG France - Déjeuner-débat du 29 septembre avec Eric Woerth

9/29/2015 - ACG Central Texas (Austin and San Antonio) - ACG in San Antonio: Cathy Starnes, PhD, Enterprise Growth Officer of WellMed on 9/29/15

9/29/2015 - ACG Boston - The BIG Deal Golf Tournament (Invitation Only)

9/29/2015 - ACG Dallas/Fort Worth - ACGYP All Jazzed Up

9/29/2015 - ACG Los Angeles - ACG U40 at E.P. + L.P

9/29/2015 - ACG Tennessee - ACG Tennessee September 2015 Monthly Meeting

9/30/2015 - ACG Richmond - VIRGINIA CAPITAL CONFERENCE 2015

9/30/2015 - ACG Denver - 10th Annual Investment & Finance Cross-Networking Event

9/30/2015 - ACG Cincinnati - ACG Cincinnati - Author Series: Ray Attiyah - "Run, Improve, Grow"

9/30/2015 - ACG Columbus - Transforming Leaders Into Growth Multipliers

9/30/2015 - ACG Madrid - El papel catalizador del ICO

10/1/2015 - ACG Detroit - 7th Annual Sporting Clays

10/1/2015 - ACG Dallas/Fort Worth - Fort Worth October Program

10/1/2015 - ACG South Florida - Healthcare Showcase Event
10/20-10/21/2015- Kayo Conference Series-Women's Private Equity 3rd Annul Conference

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EuroGrowth® 2015 Advanced Registration Is Now Live!

Global M&A Deal Flow. Two Days. One Event.

For more than 60 years, ACG has been the middle market’s primary source for networking and deal flow, bringing together M&A professionals from across the globe and all industry segments to offer attendees three key benefits: capital, connections and deals. Join nearly 200 dealmakers in Amsterdam for two days of deal flow opportunities, powerful speakers and commentary from leading M&A experts.

According to PitchBook, EuroGrowth is an impressive gathering:
  • EuroGrowth Attendees Deployed Nearly $2 Billion in 2014
  • EuroGrowth Attendees Are Sitting on Approximately $11.89 Billion in Investable Capital
  • Eurogrowth 2014 Attendees Saw a 39% Increase in Deal Activity from 2013
  • EuroGrowth Attendees Consistently Account for 5% of All Global PE Deals
Reserve your spot today at the special advanced pricing of €603,79 (€499 + VAT). Limited space is available at this exclusive cross-border networking and deal flow event, so be sure to register today.

Join ACG this year in Amsterdam. Register Today > 
The October Issue of Middle Market Growth Is Now Available!

Middle Market Growth // October 2015


The October issue is now available

Connect to the latest trends shaping the middle market with ACG’s official publication, Middle Market Growth. The magazine is part of a suite of digital publications that will provide readers with an interactive platform to access the latest original content from industry leaders and insights from all segments of ACG's global membership and M&A ecosystem.  Also included are exclusive interviews, powerful growth stories and updates on events happening all over the world.

Available now for download at the
iTunes store, Amazon Appstore and Google Play and even on your desktop

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Menno Antal of 3i to Share Investing Success in the EU at EuroGrowth 2015

Menno Antal, managing partner and co-head of private equity with 3i, will share three powerful stories of his firm's investment success in Europe, including market leader Refresco Gerber, specialty retailer Action and Basic Fit.

Learn about:
  • The buy-and-build strategy used with Refresco Gerber that grew the €100 million company to a pan-European market leader of €2.5 billion.
  • How organic growth and seamless logistics built specialty retailer Action from a €200 million local company to a national player of €2.5 billion.
  • The low price, high quality strategy utilized with Basic-Fit that transformed the Dutch fitness club into a pan-European player in multiple European countries.
Join more than 200 financial professionals and capital providers from across the globe for two days of deal flow opportunities and commentary from leading experts.

Learn more about Menno Antal and the programme at EuroGrowth >

Introducing the All-New is a dynamic research database that matches data from two independent sources to track a key driver of the U.S. economy—how private equity-backed middle-market companies compare to other U.S. businesses on jobs and sales growth. This powerful research tool is made possible through a collaboration between ACG, PitchBook Data, Inc., and the Business Development Research Consortium at the University of Wisconsin-Extension.

At you can see data at the national, state and metropolitan statistical area levels, as well as by congressional districts. sheds light on how much private equity and the middle market are positively affecting regional economies.

Visit today to find out the difference middle-market private equity is making in your area. With just a few clicks, you'll see why the middle market accounts for a third of private sector GDP and jobs, and, most importantly, how private capital helps this vital segment of the economy continue to thrive year after year.

Find your GrowthEconomy >
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InterGrowth® 2015 Conference Warms Up Dealmaking in U.S.

Photo courtesy of Jacob Slaton Photography.

The go-to middle-market M&A conference draws nearly 2,000 top professionals to Orlando, Fla.

ACG, the global organization focused on driving middle-market growth, further solidified its position as the leading source for networking and dealmaking with its 44th annual InterGrowth conference in Orlando at the Waldorf Astoria and Hilton Bonnet Creek Hotels. More then $82 billion in investable capital was represented at the event, making InterGrowth the leading venue for middle-market dealmaking.

"InterGrowth is always a who’s who of global middle-market M&A," said ACG InterGrowth 2015 Chairman W. Braun Jones III, managing director, Stonehaven Capital. "What’s more, this year’s attendees represent 24% of the total private equity deals closed in the U.S., deploying over $18 billion in the first quarter of 2015 alone."

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Policy Summit Spotlights Tax, Fiscal Policy and Push for Collaboration
Photos courtesy of Jenny Lehman Photo & Video. All Rights Reserved.

Tax reform, aging U.S. infrastructure and the polarized political landscape were among many topics explored on Tuesday at the ACG Middle-Market Public Policy Summit. Part of ACG Leadership Week, the Washington, D.C., event drew more than 100 attendees eager for updates on how legislation affecting the middle market is shaping up in the nation's capital.

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ACG Releases 2015 Middle-Market Public Policy Agenda

ACG has released its 2015 Middle-Market Public Policy Agenda, a statement of the organization’s official position on relevant policy topics directly affecting its members. ACG members include professionals from private equity firms, corporations and lenders that invest in middle-market companies, as well as from law, accounting, investment banking and other firms that provide advisory services.
With input from ACG’s Public Policy Committee and the Global Board of Directors, this year’s agenda will focus on issues such as tax policy, capital formation and the creation of a Middle Market Congressional Caucus.

To download a full copy of the
agenda, click here.
To learn more about ACG’s public policy efforts, please visit or email

Middle Market Insights Share Your Insights
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Middle Market Insights

ACG Middle-Market Insights webinars feature expert analysis, best practices and discussionson current issues and topics that matter most to the ACG community. When your organization hosts a webinar, your thought leaders will reach more than 30,000 middle-market professionals in ACG’s global network in real time using a rich multimedia format. Plus, each webinar is recorded and archived in ACG’s content library for members to view at any time.

Learn more by contacting Maggie Endres, manager, sponsor services, at

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Middle Market Voice
Download the New ACG Membership App

Attending an ACG event and want to learn more about a connection your made? Busy traveling, but want to register fro an ACG chapter event across town or across the globe? The ACG membership mobile app is ideal to help make networking and deal flow easier on the go. With the new ACG membership app, members enjoy fast, convenient access to the ACG member directory and ACG calendar of events – all with general and advanced search functionality.

It’s an essential app for your smartphone or tablet and is available now for iPhone, iPad and Android platforms.

Download the new ACG Membership app today >


Find Your Ideal Candidate with ACG JobSource®

ACG JobSource
is a private equity job board exclusively for middle-market private capital professionals. Employers and recruiters can post available positions and source qualified candidates. Job listings on ACG JobSource range from entry-level positions and internships to C-suite executive posts. Plus, ACG members receive a discount on job postings. For more details or to post a position, visit the JobSource site today.

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