Insights

What is an Earnout?

  • Peter Lynch

In a private equity transaction or M&A deal, an earnout is a contractual provision stating that the seller of the business is entitled to additional future compensation based on the performance of the business post-acquisition.

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New Features for Professors Teaching Financial Modeling Courses

  • Peter Lynch

New updates for professor accounts at ASimpleModel.com! This feature grants professors free access to the financial modeling curriculum for use in a classroom environment.

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Private Equity Industry Focus

  • Peter Lynch

If you want to succeed, it helps to specialize. The most recent Global Private Equity Report released by Bain & Company explains how sector-focused private equity firms are gaining an edge over the classic buyout fund.

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Independent Sponsor: Company Control without Majority Capital

  • Peter Lynch

How an independent sponsor gains company control absent a majority equity stake or controlling interest in the company acquired.

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Interview: Starting a Sector-Focused Hedge Fund

  • Peter Lynch

In this interview Adam Rodman explains how he launched a special purpose investment vehicle to pursue a contrarian investment thesis.

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