While the doom and gloom settles in the rest of Europe, Italian private equity professionals advertise a cautious optimism despite decreasing activity in the country.
The first 10 months of 2012 have revealed an abysmal drop-off in terms of private equity deal values, which plummeted more than 70% to €1.7bn, according to unquote" data. Mercifully, the number of deals...
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