Backing American Entrepreneurs
Private equity backs entrepreneurs, their employees, and businesses in every community across America.
PRIVATE EQUITY IN YOUR COMMUNITY
JOBS + INVESTMENT
In 2020, private equity continued to provide a strong return on investment, with a median annualized return of 12.3% over a 10-year period.
The private equity industry and private equity-backed companies directly employed more than 11.7 million workers in the United States in 2020 and generated $1.4 trillion of gross domestic product (GDP), or approximately 6.5% of total GDP, according to a report by EY and the American Investment Council.