The Pulse of Private Equity – 9/7/2020

Will distressed deals see an early comeback?


One big, near-term question for private equity will be around distressed companies. Rescues have been made already, while other deals have been done to provide liquidity and strengthen balance sheets. Below the radar, deals have been made with hair salon chains, collegiate study abroad programs and summer sports camps for kids. COVID-related deals are popping up on the wires every week.