Distressed Private Equity: The Best Place to Invest When the World is Collapsing?

Distressed Private Equity

Whenever a financial crisis, pandemic, war, or other catastrophe strikes, we get many questions about the “safest” sector.

After the initial panic, the next question becomes: “Which areas might benefit from the crisis?”

We covered restructuring investment banking previously, so now it’s time to look at its second cousin once removed: distressed private equity.

But that description is not entirely accurate.

For a better picture, imagine distressed debt traders, restructuring bankers, and turnaround consultants getting together and having a child.

That child’s name would be “distressed private equity”:

What is Distressed Private Equity?