The Best Private Equity Returns Come After A Recession

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Those who invest now—before a recession—could reap the benefits of huge profits after the recession, if they can brave the storm. Historically, the highest internal returns on investment for private equity (PE) come a few years following a recession: up to 47% three years after the dot-com bubble burst in 2000! But PE investors must invest wisely. Recessions are rough, even for PE firms. Would-be investors should invest in companies that are thoroughly prepared, such as those that can pass on their rising costs to their customers. Read full article here

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