Another Sarbox Effect: PE Focus on Little Guys

Friedlander, Josh
May 2005
Investment Dealers' Digest;5/2/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 17, p13
Trade Publication
Reports on the effect of the Sarbanes-Oxley compliance on private equity funds looking to buy up small public companies in the U.S. Aim of companies going public to achieve liquidity for shareholders, the ability to communicate staying power to customers, to motivate employees with stock options and to make acquisitions using stock as currency; Tendency of a small company to perform best in bullish markets.


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