May 17, 2012 Here's a topic you'll hear a lot about in the general election: private equity. And you can thank one of Mitt Romney's Republican opponents for that.
Jan 23, 2012 We speak to a private equity insider about whether the industry is really full of 'vulture capitalists,' or if it serves a necessary function in our society.
Jan 13, 2012 Mitt Romney has received criticism for his time at Bain Capital. What does Bain, and similar private equity firms, really do?
May 6, 2015 Private equity funds are groups of investors that flip companies for a profit. It’s the technique they use that makes them special, as senior producer Paddy Hirsch explains.
Jan 12, 2012 Professor Joshua Rauh at Northwestern University explains what private equity is, and what impact it has on the job market.
Heidi N. Moore
Jan 11, 2012 Mitt Romney’s role as founder of Bain Capital has prompted rivals to criticize him for destroying jobs. What exactly do private equity firms do?
Dec 12, 2010 Atkins Nutritional Holdings, the company best-known for the low-carb Atkins diet, has new owners. And they have a sweet tooth....