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Funeral Roll Up: Service Corp International

Robert L. Waltrip spent virtually his entire life in the funeral business, so it’s no surprise he would come up with ways to make it...

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Car Wash Roll Up: Red Dog Equity

Red Dog Equity LLC is an Atlanta-based PE firm executing a roll-up play in an industry, car washes, that escaped private equity cons...

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Kardashian's Celebrity Megaphone and OPM

Kim Kardashian is partnering with Jay Sammons, a former partner at the Carlyle Group who spent 16 years at the firm to launch SKKY P...

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Thomas Murphy: $2,000 for every $1 Invested

Thomas Murphy started his career managing a tiny, failing UHF television station in Albany NY. Over time Murphy bought TV stations a...

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Here’s how a Harvard MBA student purchased a company with “less than $50 million in revenue” without investing or spending any of he...

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Explosive Growth: Private Equity Investing in South Korea

A fascinating article in the FT describes the fantastic rise of private equity in South Korea and profiles MBK Partners. Founded ...

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Advent International: Lessons Learned from the Last Recession

The WSJ recently interviewed senior leadership at Advent International, a Boston-based private equity firm looking to deploy $30 bil...

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