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Tail risk

15 December 2014 By Quentin Webb

The private equity firm has come out on top in an $8.7 bln auction of the biggest U.S. pet-store chain. It’s 2014’s largest buyout. But paying 9.1 times trailing EBITDA looks loose. And while plenty of banks are offering financing, the debt levels could make regulators bristle.

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