Private Equity

Conference: Attending– Steven Aguiar will be a panel speaker at the 15th Annual Healthcare and Life Sciences Private Equity and Finance Conference, February 21-22, 2018 Chicago, Illinois

Q4-2017 Private Equity Update– The fourth quarter of 2017 finished off what has been a consistent landscape of steady deal flow and massive amounts of fundraising within the private equity industry. Fundamentals appear strong heading into the New Year and there is particularly optimism within the consolidation of the healthcare services market.

Featured Publication– Would you like to expand your practice? But wonder how to pay for it? Robert Aprill offers both a framework within which to tackle this very important question and discusses an increasingly viable option for funding growth—Private Equity Partnerships.

Provident Perspectives– Dental is a sector that has long been a favorite of the private equity community. Consolidation within the sector has continued unabated for 20 years driven by favorable growth dynamics and continued market fragmentation.

Private Equity in Urology Webinar– On Tuesday, October 31 Provident co-hosted a complimentary webinar with Epstein Becker and Green, which focused on private equity investment in the Urology Space.

Q3-2017 Private Equity Update– Despite decreases in several major industry statistics, private equity firms continue to hold record levels of undeployed capital and remain active in a highly competitive consolidation landscape.

Featured Publication– In part four of a six part Healio article series focusing on private equity investment in physician groups, Abe M’Bodj, Anjana D. Patel, and Gary Herschman, Esq., delve into the hot sector of gastroenterology.

Gastroenterology Webinar Presentation– On Wednesday, September 20, Provident co-hosted a complimentary Webinar with Epstein Becker and Green, which will focus on why we expect to see consolidation trends in the gastroenterology space continue to grow and the impact this could have on your practice.

Provident Perspectives– Private equity investment and consolidation in the urology sector will provide an opportunity for independent practices to avoid the trend of hospital employment by continuing to thrive in a group practice setting.

Orthopedic Webinar Presentation– On July 27, 2017 Robert Aprill and Gary Herschman discussed orthopedic groups, which have become the newest focus of private equity investment.

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