• | June 22, 2022

    The Private Equity Pick: June 2022

    Typically, our private equity picks are intended to give you private exposure in public markets. But sometimes opportunities in the public markets are too good to ignore. So, this month let’s look at the Vanguard 500 Index Fund ETF (NYSEARCA:...

  • | June 3, 2022

    The Private Equity Pick: May 2022

    Neil here, with another pick for the private-equity markets. Volatility has roiled the market lately and stocks are down across the board, even after paring back some losses yesterday. This is generally an opportune time to buy if you have...

  • | May 18, 2022

    The Private Equity Pick: May 2022

    Neil here, with another pick for the private-equity markets. Volatility has roiled the market lately and stocks are down across the board, even after paring back some losses yesterday. This is generally an opportune time to buy if you have...

  • | April 26, 2022

    Your April Private Equity Pick Has Arrived!

    Neil here, with another pick for the private-equity markets. Today, we’re looking at Saratoga Investment BDC (NYSE: SAR), a registered Business Development Company Headquartered in New York City. Saratoga has $662 million in assets under management. The firm provides customized...

  • | April 18, 2022

    Your April Private Equity Pick Has Arrived!

    Neil here, with another pick for the private-equity markets. Today, we’re looking at Saratoga Investment BDC (NYSE: SAR), a registered Business Development Company Headquartered in New York City. Saratoga has $662 million in assets under management. The firm provides customized...

  • | March 23, 2022

    The Private Equity Pick: March 2022

    Dear Reader, Neil here, with another pick for the private-equity markets. Today, we’re looking at Barings BDC (BBDC), which is a registered Business Development Company Headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina. Barings BDC is managed by Barings, LLC a global asset...

  • | February 25, 2022

    The Private Equity Pick: February 2022

    Dear Reader, Neil here, with another pick for the private-equity markets. Today, we’re looking at Markel Corporation (MKL), holding company for insurance, investments, and Venture Capital. Headquartered in Richmond, Virginia and founded in 1930, Markel calls this a three-engine approach....

  • | February 25, 2022

    The Private Equity Pick: February 2022

    Dear Reader, Neil here, with another pick for the private-equity markets. Today, we’re looking at Markel Corporation (MKL), holding company for insurance, investments, and Venture Capital. Headquartered in Richmond, Virginia and founded in 1930, Markel calls this a three-engine approach....

  • | January 24, 2022

    The Private Equity Pick: January 2022

    Dear Reader, Neil here, with another pick for the private-equity markets. Today, we’re looking at Capital Southwest Corp. (CSWC), a U.S. based investment company that specializes in providing customized financing to middle market companies. The firm seeks to invest in...

  • | December 23, 2021

    The Private Equity Pick: December 2021

    Dear Reader, Neil here, with another pick for the private-equity markets. Today, we’re looking at SuRo Capital Corp (SSSS), the investment arm of Global Silicon Valley, a prominent West Coast venture-capital firm. Based in San Francisco, California, SuRo Capital seeks...