Thought Leadership

ACG Reporters: Sharing the latest trends, take-aways and issues impacting M&A

Amelia Brett
Drinker Biddle & Reath

Let’s talk about growth…

A central question for many companies, whether private equity-backed or not, is how to grow their business. To tackle this question, David Denious, as moderator, lead the fol

Brandon Saylor
Atlantic Group

In defining a downturn, one must differentiate between an economic slowdown/recession and a credit contraction.  In the case of credit, a downturn “might not be such a bad thing,” remarked Michael Goo

Sandy Hashima
Stradley Ronon

Acquiring a company isn’t just about getting the deal done.  Acquirers also need to think about how to integrate the target company post-closing.  Having a plan on how to tackle the first one hundred

Alex Rohr
Merion Investment Partners

Reports of larger and faster fund closings, compressed fundraising cycles, the impact of GPs selling their stakes, increasing role of ESG and the importance of diversity and the divergence of GP/LP in

Erin Murphy
Pepper Hamilton LLP

After rebounding from the 2008 financial crisis, the United States has seen 10 years of economic growth. In this time period, bankruptcies decreased, and the restructuring market slowed. But with incr