Analysis of Private Equity and Venture Capital Investment Trends in the North American Aerospace and Defense Industry
The study covers private equity and venture capital investment trends in the North American aerospace and defense (A&D) industry. Private placement transactions from January 2006 to December 2011 have been analysed. The study discusses some of the industry’s drivers, restraints, and key characteristics and the effects on investors and investees. Also included are discussions on capital requirements, technological complexities, and the strategic importance of the industry. The conclusion contains recommendations for investors based on the current industry and economic scenarios.
1. Private Equity and Venture Capital Activity in the North American A&D Industry