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Private Equity Strategies

Editorial

Friday, September 29, 2017

Welcome to the latest issue of Private Equity Strategies. In this issue, we take a look at a few new approaches to private equity as well as some of the high-profile issues that have dominated the headlines in recent weeks.

Steve Schoener, Chief Technology Officer, Eze Castle Integration has a piece on how private equity firms can deal with cyber-security issues. Tripp Baird, Managing Partner at the Builders Fund, dispells some of the myths around impact investing. In our dealmakers Q&A, we talk with cannabis investing firm MedMen.

We also have our regular features including regs watch, the data snapshot and quick hits. We hope you enjoy the issues.

 
This article was published in Opalesque's Private Equity Strategies our monthly research update on the global private equity landscape including all sectors and market caps.
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