Top 10 PE posts: Middle market heats up as sponsors seek premiums for eFront, Dorsey Wright and Situs Holdings

Here are the 10 most popular private equity-related posts on peHUB for Oct. 17 – 23. (Go here for our top 10 VC posts and a photo of a teensy-weensy elephant.)

1. Hot deal! Francisco gets bids of $400M for eFront: sources
2. Who is the best-performing public pension based on PE returns?
3. Vista Equity blows past target for fund V, raises $5.8 bln
4. LPs rejoice! Free benchmarks are now available from Bison
5. How high will the secondaries market go?
6. CD&R hires ex-GE Healthcare CEO as operating advisor for funds
7. Falfurrias looks to sell Dorsey Wright for more than 12x EBITDA: sources
8. LFM Capital closes $110.1 mln for inaugural fund
9. Jobs of the week: Macquarie, CIM, Sorin and Rosewood hiring
10. Ranieri Partners puts CRE services company Situs Holdings on block

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For subscribers to peHUB affiliate Buyouts magazine, here are the top three online stories over the past seven days.

1. Forbes 400: private equity edition
2. Arsenal puts Royal Adhesives on the block for up to $1 billion
3. Climbing from MBA to partner takes nine years: survey

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