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Private equity luring companies to stay private for longer: EY

Private equity funds can bring benefits to SMEs, but some of them stay private simply because they can afford to

Singapore

THE proliferation of private equity funds looking to tap growth in the region is enticing some companies in Singapore to stay private for longer, according to senior executives at global consultancy Ernst & Young (EY).

There were 70 Asean-focused private equity funds