Private Equity firms still have the appetite for taking over public companies

This week's announcement that Apollo Global Management will acquire ADT Corporation could be the first of many given the current high levels of "dry powder" being calculated.

Global M&A activity continues strongly

Could 2015 be the year that sees M&A return to pre-financial crisis levels?

Aussie PE firms seem more cautious after a bonzer 2014

After a bumper year for exits in 2014, the puzzle now for Australian and New Zealand private firms is how best to use this cash

Private Equity from the Down Under perspective

I have the pleasure of being in Sydney this week, meeting the deal makers and private equity community of Sydney and wider Australia.