Private equity funds have been sitting on significant dry powder recently, which has led to a recent surge in deal activity and a return of higher multiples. However, as corporates have emerged from the recession with strong balance sheets, GPs are facing yet more challenges with trade buyers competing for their deals. Viktor Lundvall takes a look.
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French investment firm with USD 5bn AUM has appointed former Somfy VP Jean-Marc Prunet as partner
Congratulations to the winners of this year's British Private Equity Awards, announced last night in London
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