Where's the Midmarket Love?

MacFadyen, Ken
November 2006
Investment Dealers' Digest;11/20/2006, Vol. 72 Issue 44, preceding p3
Trade Publication
The author reflects on the rise of middle market companies in 2006. He said that midsize buyout firms were criticized for the past three years for too much money chasing too few deals, however, the recent entry of Texas Pacific Group (TPG) and Silver Lake Partners in the midmarket proves otherwise. He added that businesspeople ignores the middle market transactions but the entry of TPG and Silver Lake might just change the situation and increase the revenues for midsize companies.


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