M&A wrap: Blackstone, Houlihan Lokey, Lincoln, Audax, Genstar, AEI, Vista, Summit, PE fundraising

Private capital fundraising posted a banner year in 2019 led Blackstone closing the largest buyout fund ever. AEI, Vista, Summit, involved in PE-related deals. Houlihan Lokey and Lincoln among top investment banks. Audax and Genstar rank among top PE firms.