2012 Private Equity Survey

May 18th, 2012
Venture Capital

This annual survey finds PE firms spurring growth for investors and the economy.

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Highlights include:

  • Nearly two-thirds of firms reported increased employment at their portfolio companies.
  • Firms are taking a more active role in portfolio company management.
  • IT deficiencies pose a challenge to performance improvement.
  • “On-shoring” is becoming more prevalent as Chinese labor and freight costs rise.
  • Firms will continue to optimize value regardless of tax policy uncertainty.