Operational Improvement: The Key to Value Creation in Private Equity
AbstractWith credit tightening having reduced the availability of leverage and intensified the competition for new deals, the economic recession has caused many companies in private equity firm portfolios to under-perform. These changes are forcing the private equity firms to depend even more on their ability to improve operating performance to achieve their investment goals and generate attractive returns. But few PE firms have proved capable of achieving such improvements in portfolio companies consistently over time. Copyright Copyright (c) 2009 Morgan Stanley.
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Volume (Year): 21 (2009)
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