Gagging on the LBO

2 October 2003 By Rob Cox

In the first nine months of 2003, deals involving private equity made up 18% of all European M&A more than double the share in the US. There are many reasons for this LBO fetish, but the rise in crises and absence of bankruptcy protection may be a big one.

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