There's a natural argument to be made here that uncertainty isn't necessarily bad. Uncertainty pays when you know what you're doing. If you can get ahead of some of these regulatory developments and get people comfortable with the notion that it's a short-term phenomenon that doesn't obscure the long-term growth, you may find success.
Jeffrey (Jeff) Kilrea is Co-Head and Managing Director of
CIT Sponsor Finance. CIT Sponsor Finance provides cash flow and asset- based senior debt for private equity-backed transactions in the middle market throughout the United States and Canada. Kilrea has over 25 years of experience in the commercial finance sector and is located in our Chicago office. He holds a bachelor's degree in finance from Northern Illinois University.If you have a comment on this post, or a suggestion for a future post, please let us know at