Archive for December, 2010

Happy Holidays from the MCM Capital Dancing Elves

Happy Holidays from the MCM Capital Dancing Elves
[caption id="attachment_992" align="alignnone" width="443" caption="To see these elves in action keep reading!"][/caption] MCM Capital would like to thank each and everyone of you for taking the time to read our blog and post very insightful comments over the last five months. Our blog will be on hold and our posts will continue after the first of the year due to… read more →

Deal Origination And Hollywood Misconceptions

Deal Origination And Hollywood Misconceptions
Many misconceptions about private equity persist. They stem from the industry's nascent years in the 1980s when firms would buy companies using a great deal of leverage, strip their assets, break them apart, add little (or no) value, and make over-sized returns.  Movies such as "Wall Street", "Other People's Money", and even "Pretty Woman" helped perpetuate this notion. One of… read more →