Private Equity Provides Liquidity

Transport Topics quoted Richard Mikes in the 2007 “Top 100 Carriers… Private Equity Reshapes Trucking.” Mikes was quoted as saying: “Private equity investors are providing an alternative for trucking companies looking to sell their business. It has given trucking more liquidity. The private equity investor is driven by financial parameters.” He also addressed trucking owners’ uses of debt after the past cycle.