Eaton Partners’ Jeff Davis quoted in Buyouts article “Mega-growth-equity deals stomp onto scene” by Steve Gelsi

So many trends in private equity start with institutional investors and this one is no different. “For some LPs, venture investing is too risky and buyout deals are beginning to look too expensive, so LPs are looking for the middle-growth equity,” said Jeff Davis, a partner at placement agency Eaton Partners. “Every buyout fund looks the same, so growth equity fits a perfect gap in the market for many LPs. Others believe these investments provide a similar

return as buyouts but without all the leverage.”


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