Should private finance stop investing in infrastructure?

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Concern over investing in regulated sectors is damaging UK infrastructure, but private finance is essential to meet future needs

Five potential exit strategies for your business

For business owners devising an exit strategy, there are a number of options, public or private. Here are five scenarios

What digital transformation can do for private equity

Embracing digital transformation not only improves internal business processes, but also helps private equity firms identify the best companies for investment

How data-driven investing in infrastructure yields high returns

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Infrastructure can be an attractive high-yield investment for private investors armed with an emerging database of risk-adjusted returns

Pension funds take more control with private investments

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Rather than investing via private equity, some of the biggest pension funds are finding an advantage in going direct

Private equity under pressure to put their cash to work

Prospects and targets in 2016 for private equity are likely to be shaped by the huge demand from institutional investors experienced during recent years

Private equity’s $1.2 trillion question

Private Equity's $1 trillion question

Cash from private equity is available for investment in unprecedented amounts but, as Elizabeth Pfeuti discovers, fund managers are adopting a more disciplined approach following the financial crash

Five most active M&A sectors

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Rob Langston looks at the five most active sectors involved in mergers and acquisitions over the past year - from financial services to real estate