Report 01 Mar 2022

Why and where private equity firms are investing in digital technologies - InBrief Analysis - Worldwide

Over the past decade, IT company ownership has experienced drastic change. In the 2010s, IPOs (initial public offerings) were the preferred strategy, then it seems to have switched to LBOs (leveraged buyouts). Private equity firms have gained considerable ground in the past few years as IT company shareholders.
In this report, we will analyze this trend with a special focus on the situation in France and on the vibrant US ecosystem.



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