PE Firms Attempt to Paint Pretty Picture

MacFayden, Ken
May 2007
Investment Dealers' Digest;5/21/2007, Vol. 73 Issue 20, p3
Trade Publication
The article discusses the business conditions faced by private equity (PE) firms such as Blackstone Group, Apax Partners, and Cerberus Capital Management in the U.S. in the midst of a public opinion backlash from trade unions and legislators. Private equity firms are accused of asset stripping and of intensifying the gap between the poor and the rich.


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