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Private-Equity Minority Investments: Can Less Be More?

Author: Antoon Schneider and Cristina Henrik
Date: April 2015

Minority investments have long been a common feature of smaller growth-equity deals. Recently, however, minority deals have become increasingly prevalent in larger private-equity (PE) transactions. In fact, minority investments now occupy a prominent place in the investment strategies of many buyout-oriented mid- and large-cap funds.

Why Sellers Choose to Sell Minority Stakes
What PE Buyers See in Minority Deals
How to Make Minority Deals Work

Geography: Global

Type of study: Consulting research

Relevant for: GPs, LPs, fund of funds, associate members

Source: BCG Perspectives