NOW AVAILABLE: BAIN & COMPANY’S GLOBAL PRIVATE EQUITY REPORT 2017
Despite a host of disruptive events that made for volatile markets early in 2016, the private equity (PE) industry posted solid results for the year. Exit activity was robust, but down from recent record highs. Fund-raising continued unabated, but as asset valuations push steadily higher, PE funds are finding it tougher to find and close good deals at prices that will generate satisfactory returns.
In Bain & Company’s latest Global Private Equity Report, we highlight how some leading PE firms have begun adapting to this demanding environment.