Private equity investors are taking concrete steps to advance diversity, equity and inclusion, according to an industry association.
A limited partners advocacy group is seeking to ensure portfolio companies can access loans to keep workers employed.
The private equity industry came under the microscope and at times under attack at a House committee hearing on private equity practices.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren is one of 13 Democratic members of Congress backing legislation that would dramatically change the private equity industry.
Awareness of gender imbalance within the private-equity industry is growing but many workers still feel there's been "little or no change."
Private equity limited partners' interest in emerging markets improved slightly this year, as 88% plan to maintain or increase allocations to the region.