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The independent sponsor (sometimes called a fundless sponsor) business model represents a convergence between traditional private equity and the discipline of raising capital for individual deal acquisitions. Among the celebrated attributes of the independent sponsor business model is stronger alignment offered by limited partner investors...

The hype over the JOBS Act was certainly warranted. For over 70 years, the ability for private companies to have access to capital has been limited--and for good reason. Lack of sophistication on the investors' part combined with the inevitability of the snake oil coming...