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Blackmore Partners Overview

Chicago, IL
1 to 50 employees
2005
Company - Private
Finance
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Blackmore Partners is a Chicago based fund-less Private Equity sponsor . We provide the following services:
- Platform acquisition through management buy-in/outs, distressed/turnarounds, corporate carve-outs of companies with $35 - $200 M ... Read more

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    Current Employee - M&A Analyst in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - M&A Analyst in Chicago, IL
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    I have been working at Blackmore Partners full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good start for private equity. Had various access to connections in private equity and different industries. The firms hosts unique conference for private equity firms and executives, and it is a great opportunities to get to know those people.

    Cons

    People need to have self-discipline

    Advice to Management

    On board training program can be more organized in the future.

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Blackmore Partners Interviews

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    M&A Analyst Interview

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    I applied online. I interviewed at Blackmore Partners.

    Interview

    it took a couple of weeks and was on board right away, not to technical ! Iw ould recommend preparing of the interview ahead of time to be prepared !

    Interview Questions

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Company Updates

  • A global upheaval in markets has brought the initial public offering market to a halt in the United States and begun to weigh on the valuations of companies both private and public.

    Private Equity Leaders Expect to Become Buyers in 2016

    BERLIN - Oh, what a difference a few years make. In 2013, Leon D. Black, the chief executive of Apollo Global Management, famously said that the company was "selling everything that not's nailed down."

  • Major companies trim their dividends

    Dividends, Wall Street's Battered Status Symbol

    Coca-Cola pays steady dividends. It has done so since 1920. In fact, it has increased dividends in each of the last 50 years. "Investors look at that record, and they count on it," said Douglas J. Skinner, an accounting professor at the University of Chicago. "After a while, the dividend becomes sacrosanct."

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