Answered By: Cynthia Churchwell
Last Updated: Dec 31, 2015     Views: 241

  • Use Thomson ONE to search for investments in turnaround or distressed debt companies.
    1. Mouse over Screening & Analysis.
    2. Move to Private Equity then click on Companies & Investors.
    3. Go to Fund Details toward the bottom of the page and click on the magnifying glass icon next to Fund Stage.
    4. Expand Buyout, select Turnaround/Distressed Debt, add it to the Selected Items box then click on OK.
    5. Add any additional criteria and then click on Generate Results at the left hand bottom of the page.
  • Use Preqin to search for investments in turnaround or distressed debt companies.
    1. Click on Private Equity
    2. Under Fund Managers click Advanced Search.
    3. In the Investment Type section, select Turnaround and Distressed Debt.
    4. Add any additional criteria then click Search at the bottom of the page.
    5. Click on the icon in the upper right corner to download contacts or firms.
  • In Capital IQ:
    1. Mouse over Screening and click on Find Buyers or Investors.
    2. Click on the Stages tab near the top of the page.
    3. Click on Turnaround and then the left arrow button and the Add to Criteria List button.
    4. Add additional criteria for private equity companies doing turnarounds as desired and click on Run Search.
    5. You can Add Display Columns to create a more informative table and download the results into a spreadsheet.
  • Visit the Turnaround Management Association web site for a calendar of events and articles from Journal of Corporate Renewal (JCR).