News & Press

SBIA in the News

August 12, 2019

      Last week, our president, Brett Palmer, was featured in American Banker’s article, SBA blamed for flagging small-business investment program by John Reosti. Read the full article.   Posted with permission from the...


SBIA Supports New Legislation Supporting Investment In US Manufacturing

July 19, 2019

Earlier this week,  U.S. Senators Chris Coons (D-Del.), Tim Scott (R-S.C.), Cory Gardner (R-Colo.), and Jacky Rosen (D-Nev.) introduced the Strengthening Investment to Grow Manufacturing in America (SIGMA) Act, bipartisan legislation to support loan programs...


Private equity invests across party lines

November 13, 2018

BY DREW MALONEY AND BRETT PALMER, OPINION CONTRIBUTOR — 11/13/18 02:00 PM EST PUBLISHED IN THE HILL Sauk Rapids, Minn., probably isn’t the first place people associate with private equity, but it’s one of the thousands...


SBIA Names Talon Innovations Corporation 2018 Portfolio Company of the Year

October 16, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Lisa Slaydon Small Business Investor Alliance (202) 628-5055 WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 16, 2018) – The Small Business Investor Alliance (SBIA), America’s leading trade association of lower middle market private equity...


Access to Capital Still a Primary Struggle for Businesses, says The Firmament Group

July 30, 2018

The Financial Trends and Difficulties Facing Small Business Leaders in America Having access to a wide range of financial options is critical for small business owners and the economy because it allows business owners and...