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The tax function as value-add lever

Allocation and tiering leader PartnerSight addresses challenges of getting private equity data tax-ready, helping finance teams drive value.

  • Lauren Demas, Brad Collins


Powering deals through the game-changing Global M&A Tax Virtual Hub

The hub creates opportunities for private equity and offers unparalleled insight into cross-border transactions in key economies.


Q1 2021 Dealmaker Roundup

Three veterans of the life sciences private equity and M&A market share intel about dramatic changes in the industry.


Financial statement audits versus quality of earnings analysis

While an audit and quality of earnings analysis are different, they are complementary and can provide stronger insight within a transaction.

  • Ricky Jain, Stephanie Hom, Jen Dobbins


Tax technology for investment partnerships

Investment partnerships face a complex landscape when it comes to tax compliance. The solution lies in partnership tax technology.

  • Gennaro Musi


The Changing Investor Landscape Under COVID-19

While 2021 may turn into a feeding frenzy for private equity, longer-term investors can remain as selective as they’ve always been.


Board perspectives when considering a transaction with a SPAC

Once becoming a publicly owned company, the SPAC transaction journey must be undertaken with advanced planning.


A recap of the final carried interest regulations for asset managers

In this short video, we bring you up to date on the final carried interest regulations and give guidance on actions fund managers may take.

  • Ben Wasmuth, Andy Swanson


Cost-effective approach to an integration for a smaller transaction

Outsourcing integration management led to measurable impact for a PE-owned SaaS provider to the long-term care market.


Q4 2020 Dealmaker Roundup

An in-depth discussion among PE leaders addressing the effects of COVID-19, technology and a disrupted supply chain on U.S. manufacturing.