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This second edition of Introduction to Private Equity is than an update, it reflects the dramatic changes which haveaffected an industry which is evolving rapidly, internationalizingand maturing fast What is recognized as a critical yet groundedguide to the private equity industry blends academic rigour withpractical experience It provides a clear, synthetic and criticalperspective of the industry from a professional who has worked atmany levels within the industry including insurance, funds offunds, funds and portfolio companiesThe book approaches the private equity sector top down, toprovide a sense of its evolution and how the current situation hasbeen built It then details the interrelations between investors,funds, fund managers and entrepreneurs At this point, theperspective shifts to bottom up, how a private business is valued,how transactions are processed and the due diligence issues toconsider before moving ahead Introduction to Private Equity, SecondEditioncovers the private equity industry as a whole,putting its recent developments such as secondary markets,crowdfunding, venture capital in emerging markets intoperspective The book covers its organization, governance andfunction, then details the various segments within the industry,including Leveraged Buy Outs, Venture Capital, Mezzanine Financing,Growth Capital, Distressed Debt, Turn Around Capital, Funds ofFunds and beyond Finally, it offers a framework to anticipate andunderstand its future developmentsThis book provides a balanced perspective on the corporategovernance challenges affecting the industry and draws perspectiveson the evolution of the sector, following a major crisis