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Podcasts

Behind the Buyouts: VSS's Stevenson Takes the Long View

By Steve Gelsi
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Published: September 23rd, 2020
VSS' Jeffrey Stevenson says the firm's focus on subscription revenue in the media and business information services sectors led it to sharpen its focus on SaaS and healthcare IT deals in recent years.
Private Equity

Software Investing Gains Nuance During Pandemic

By Chris Nolter
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Published: September 18th, 2020
Insight Partners managing director Lonne Jaffe discusses trends in growth software, investing during the Covid-19 outbreak and the firm's $9.5 billion fund.
Private Equity

Roark Capital Backs U.S. Sports Camps

By Steve Gelsi
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Published: September 9th, 2020
The PE firm made an undisclosed investment in the licensed operator or Nike Sports camps and other sports-intensive summer programs.
Podcasts

Behind the Buyouts: Hamilton Lane's Brian Gildea Talks ESG

By Steve Gelsi
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Published: August 27th, 2020
In the latest episode, Hamilton Lane's head of investments says more PE firms are launching funds embracing ESG principles, but LPs still need to do the work to see if they match their investment principles.
Podcasts

Drinks With The Deal: Dechert's Ken Young

By David Marcus
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Published: August 6th, 2020
Dechert's Ken Young discusses how PE firms have diversified, the challenges of partner development and his recent deals.
Podcasts

Behind the Buyouts: VMG Partners Embraces Diversity

By Steve Gelsi
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Published: July 29th, 2020
On the latest episode of the Behind the Buyouts podcast, Cassie Nielsen and Wayne Wu of VMG Partners say PE firms need to be diverse to reach growing demographics in the U.S.
Mergers & Acquisitions

Blackstone-Backed HealthEdge Adds Burgess

By Armie Margaret Lee
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Published: July 23rd, 2020
HealthEdge’s acquisition of the payment integrity software company comes after HealthEdge became a Blackstone portfolio company in April.
Mergers & Acquisitions

Wanda Completes Ironman Sale

By Chris Nolter
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Published: July 23rd, 2020
The parent of the Conde Nast publishing empire bulks up with the $730 million purchase of Ironman, announced in March.