Category Archives: Business

India’s Bankruptcy Code Has Drastically Improved

In May 2016, India passed a new bankruptcy law that makes it easier for failing businesses to recover from their losses. And, according to American private equity magnate Henry Kravis, the new law is “pretty darn good.” Kravis, who co-founded … Continue reading

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Pensions Turn to Private Equity—But Will it Last?

The Maine Public Employee Retirement System (MainePERS), the pension fund covering public employees in Maine, has announced it will commit up to $100 million to Owl Rock Capital, run in part by veteran alternative investment manager Marc Lipschultz. MainePERS Chief … Continue reading

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SuperReturn International Brings a Treasure Trove of Private Equity Knowledge

SuperReturn International, the world’s premier conference on private equity funding, returned for another four days full of informative workshops from February 27 through March 2. More than 2,000 attendees gathered to hear 400-plus speakers discuss economic and geopolitical issues, innovation … Continue reading

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CSR Responsible 100 Honors Levy, Ackerley, Reingold

Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is a frequently discussed topic among today’s businesses. Encompassing a variety of measures designed to contribute to sustainable development, CSR often includes addressing economic, social, and environmental issues within a business. It also often includes launching … Continue reading

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Investment Firms Seeing Growth Opportunities in China

As China’s middle class continues to grow, so does the number of companies serving that sector. Travel companies, real estate websites, online coupon sites, and other services targeted toward the growing economic strength of Chinese citizens, are experiencing great growth. … Continue reading

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