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ACG's Middle Market Growth Wins Two Publishing Awards
The Association for Corporate Growth®, the global organization focused on driving middle-market growth and the "voice of the middle market," is pleased to announce that Middle Market Growth, its flagship publication, has received two prestigious awards for excellence in editorial content and design.

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Register for the 2015 ACG Middle Market Public Policy Summit

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On Tuesday, January 27, take your seat at the policy table along with members of Congress, regulators from key federal agencies, media and other influential policy leaders at the ACG Middle-Market Public Policy Summit.

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The Nov/Dec Issue of Middle Market Growth Is Now Available!


The November/December 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.

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UK Regulator Headlines EuroGrowth® 2014
Photos courtesy of Victoria B Photography. All Rights Reserved.

A "paralysis of policy" is contributing to volatility in the European economy, a leading independent regulator in the UK told attendees at the second annual EuroGrowth conference in London.

Sir Winfried Bischoff, incoming chairman of JP Morgan Securities and chairman of the UK’s Financial Reporting Council, said that breaking down hostilities between international regulators could help counter economic instability throughout Europe, where fiscal woes have now spread to Germany and other traditionally stable EU countries.

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The Voice of the Middle Market Focuses on Chicago

From left, Representatives Randy Hultgren, R-Ill.-14, and Mike Quigley, D-Ill.-05.

Yesterday, nearly 100 members of the local Chicago business community attended the "Voice of the Middle Market: Focus on Chicago" event hosted by ACG Global and the National Center for the Middle Market.

The event is part of an important initiative to bring together national Congressional representatives with middle-market business leaders to discuss the policy issues they face—from regulation and taxation to job growth legislation. Representatives Randy Hultgren, R-Ill.-14, and Mike Quigley, D-Ill.-05, both members of the bipartisan Congressional Caucus for Middle Market Growth, attended as special guests at the Chicago event.

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ACG Releases Findings on SEC Task Force Survey

ACG SEC Task Force Survey

The Association for Corporate Growth, the global organization focused on driving middle-market growth and the "voice of the middle market," released the key findings of its ACG SEC Task Force Survey. The survey targeted chief compliance, financial and operations officers, as well as in-house legal counsel.

With more than 200 responses from a pool of 780 private equity firms, the 25% response rate will give meaningful data and insight for the middle-market private equity industry. The final report identifies the top compliance and regulatory concerns impacting small and midsize private equity firms.

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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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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.

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ACG Releases 2014 Middle-Market Public Policy Agenda
ACG has released its 2014 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
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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Driving Growth

The goal of Driving Growth is to bring more transparency and visibility to the role and value of private capital investment. This report reveals that overall, companies backed by private capital outperform other companies by a wide margin in revenue growth and job growth.

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