Here's another private equity guest lecture (look up the Blackstone CEO lecture if you are interested). Private equity never really gets the same sort of coverage as hedge funds and the stock market, private equity is generally a slower process. But it is a vital part of the financial system and people have made a lot of money doing it, and in the process they have occasionally stepped on toes, which has made some suspicious of it.
In this Tulane University video, Lawrence Schloss, co-founder and CEO of Diamond Castle Holdings,LLC., discusses the rapid expansion of the private equity market. What is fueling this extreme increase? What can we expect in the future with this type of investing? Find out what exactly private equity is, why current market and regulatory factors fuel private equity investing and what the investment cycle entails.
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