Breaking the Fundless Typecast

MacFadyen, Ken
March 2009
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;3/9/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p41
The article presents a discussion about fundless sponsors. According to these sponsors, doing business outside the limited-partnership (LP) model positions them better at times of volatility. Consumer Growth Partners managing partner Richard Baum asserted that fundless sponsors have a low success rate in auctions unless they have a capital partner.


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