Category Archives: Private Equity

The Next Edge in Private Equity

The private equity industry has experienced substantial growth over the last 30 years. There are currently over 3,500 firms globally with over $1 Trillion in dry powder (nearly 2x the amount in 2012). We have witnessed the industry maturing and … Continue reading

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Fierce Global Food Fight Over What’s on Your Plate

Capital is flowing to thousands of innovative upstarts and mid-market companies who are driving the growth of the food industry and taking an ever increasing bite out the dominant market share of Big Food’s legacy brands.

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How to Land a Job in Private Equity

Private equity (PE) is one of the most coveted corners of finance. Hence, entering the industry is very challenging. Whether you’re a student trying to jump start your career or a recent graduate seeking to transition in this exciting field, … Continue reading

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Family Offices: How the Ultra Net Worth Families Protect & Create Wealth for Generations

Family offices are growing rapidly in scale and gaining significant influence. Yet given the inherently private nature of their activities and because the term is used loosely for marketing purposes, the field remains misunderstood. Each office is unique and reflects … Continue reading

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Le déclin du Québec Inc.?

D’une perspective externe, il est surprenant que la vente de St-Hubert soulève autant d’inquiétudes. Je comprends bien certainement la passion des québécois pour cette chaîne de restaurants. On touche une corde sensible. J’imagine que les américains réagiraient de manière similaire … Continue reading

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5-Bullet Friday – April 1st

Catching my attention recently: Private Equity Continues to Shine. Why? How? What’s Next? Top 100 Venture Capitalists. Top investors are betting on growth, not waiting for it. BILLIONS. Investors: What Would you do with $2 Billion? Entrepreneurs: Do you Have … Continue reading

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5-Bullet Friday – February 12th

Here are some of the news that have caught my attention recently:  Rona’s sale: A good deal for shareholders, a loss for Quebec’s economy, but not a strategic asset. Canada’s One-Legged Stool Economy. Relying on a frothy real estate market. Don’t shake on … Continue reading

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