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Big step forward for Illinois healthcare oversight

New Illinois legislation that increases Attorney General oversight of healthcare mergers and acquisitions is good news for patients, healthcare workers, and communities On August 11, 2023, Illinois Governor JB Pritzker signed House Bill (HB) 2222 into law, which will…

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Carlyle’s timid capital raise for renewables

Private equity firms are seeking to portray themselves as supportive of the energy transition. One indicator of their commitment to clean energy technologies is fundraising. Several private equity firms have sought to raise money for funds with a mandate…

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Private equity healthcare acquisitions – July 2023

In light of the growing investor interest in healthcare and the risks associated with private equity ownership of healthcare companies, the Private Equity Stakeholder Project is tracking private equity-backed healthcare acquisitions. Below is a list of private equity healthcare…

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Report outlines KKR’s harm to frontline communities

Report Outlines KKR’s Harm to Frontline Communities As it Continues to Center a Fossil Fuel Strategy Private equity behemoth KKR’s portfolio companies have committed numerous environmental violations and engaged in unethical business practices while contributing to the climate crisis, as…

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