Individual fund strategies continue to evolve in response to the marketplace, specific sectors and geography
New York, NY (PRWEB) September 9, 2009
Mergercast by Booz & Company has released Episode 25 -- Deep Pockets.
In this episode, Ahmed Youssef, a Principal at Booz & Company in Dubai, explores the role private equity and sovereign wealth funds play in today's M&A marketplace. He discusses the role these funds will play as the world's economies begin to recover, differences in the assets they seek, and the types of deals deep-pocketed buyers will likely pursue going forward.
"Individual fund strategies continue to evolve in response to the marketplace, specific sectors and geography," says Youssef.
This is the last of four podcast episodes exploring ideas from the new book "Merge Ahead: Mastering the Five Enduring Trends of Artful M&A" http://www.businessfuture.com/fbs/mergeahead), published June 12 by McGraw Hill and authored by Booz & Company's Gerald Adolph and Justin Pettit.
Mergercast by Booz & Company is a podcast exploring the world of mergers, acquisitions and restructurings. Episode 25 has a runtime of 15 minutes and 45 seconds and can be accessed at http://www.booz.com/mergercast. Listeners can play the podcast on its homepage or subscribe via RSS feed, e-mail or the iTunes store.
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