NEW YORK, March 22 (LPC) - Leverage levels on US private
equity buyouts are returning to record levels and private equity
firms’ equity checks are shrinking as banks underwrite more
aggressive loans, safe in the knowledge that they will not be
penalized by regulators.
NEW YORK, Feb 8 (LPC) - Banks looking to pre-market
approximately US$10bn of financing to support private equity
firm Brookfield Business Partners’ buyout of Johnson Controls
International's power solutions unit have started conversations
with investors, two banking sources said.