Q4-2016 Private Equity Industry Update-With 2016 now complete, many of the key metrics for international private equity activity outline a stable environment, but one lacking in growth. Those metrics include a healthy level of fundraising, a consistent amount of deal flow and strong returns for investors at exit.
Q3-2016 Private Equity Industry Update– Private equity activity across all industries remains to be sluggish, with total deal count down slightly more in each quarter of 2016. Having said that, deal flow within the healthcare industry specifically is showing no signs of letting up and continues to produce aggressive valuations across a number of physician services or outsourced physician services verticals.
Q2-2016 Private Equity Industry Update– Within healthcare services, private equity groups continue to lead the charge on consolidation as behavioral health, dermatology, and other outsourced physician service sectors offer substantial returns as evidenced by a number of exited investments in the second quarter.