Debt is not a conclusive factor in explaining insolvencies for portfolio companies, and PE-backed businesses do not carry more insolvency risk than other companies, according to new research by Imperial College London and Leeds University.
The study was conducted by academics Mike Wright (Imperial College) and Nick Wilson (Leeds University), who analysed a data set comprising more than nine million UK-based businesses, including 153,000...
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