New research challenges misconceptions about Private Equity


#1

The Private Equity industry has attracted the ire of politicians and media commentators, with a German politician famously describing them as locusts.
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#2

There are certainly parts of the private equity industry that don’t do your industry proud Andrew.

Taking excessive leverage that has put good businesses under.

Greedy fees 2/20 man they take too much of the profit.

There are good Private Equity funds and it’s an area I invest in too.

DBAG, a listed German PE fund who have featured on this site are one of my favorites.