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February 23, 2018
In one of the most high-profile public offerings in recent years, Dropbox has officially filed for its IPO. We've put a spotlight on some key info from the $10B cloud-storage company's filing.
February 22, 2018
Rising interest rates have rattled markets. And based on a worsening fiscal outlook for the US Treasury, the situation will only get worse.
February 21, 2018
In honor of Black History Month, we've compiled a list of 25 black founders and VCs paving the way for the next generation of entrepreneurs.
February 20, 2018
Private equity firms have backed off their time-held tradition of taking struggling companies through bankruptcy protection. But will the new trend hold up?
Over the last few years, activists have increasingly sought European targets in their quest for yield. Paul Singer’s Elliott Management is one of the most notable players.
Archer Daniels Midland and Bunge are reportedly in advanced stages of negotiations on a deal that would unite two of the world's four chief commodities traders.
After years of flirtation with a massive IPO, Albertsons and private equity backer Cerberus Capital Management have found a different way onto the public markets.
February 15, 2018
Real estate tech-focused firm Fifth Wall Ventures has led the round for the bikesharing startup, which raised $50 million just four months ago.
February 14, 2018
We talked to Viola Growth partner Natalie Refuah about why overvalued companies are becoming more common—and some of the potential reasons behind the trend.
February 13, 2018
There's a new name calling the shots at the buyout giant.
February 12, 2018
Business commerce platform Tradeshift is in the process of raising new funds and increasing its valuation, PitchBook has learned.
February 09, 2018
The “buy-and-build” approach has become so common that it’s now considered an integral part of the buyout market. But that wasn’t always the case.
Instacart has closed a $200 million fundraise at a valuation of $4.2 billion. The news comes as Amazon and Whole Foods rev up delivery services.
The MA cycle within US healthcare services is entering its later innings, and dealmaking has become more and more complicated as a result.
An earlier post on whether female-founded startups perform better than their male-founded counterparts prompted this follow-up, which examines returns for VC investors and time to exit.
All the venture-backed companies that have crossed the $1 billion threshold in 2018.
Our 2017 Annual M&A Report provides a thorough analysis of deal activity in North America and Europe, but for a quick look at the highlights, we've compiled these key charts.
February 16, 2018
In the land of US private equity, the middle market is king.
Financial markets have been on edge as assumptions about inflation and interest rates have been shaken, and KKR is predicting a 100% chance of recession in the next two years. Here are three things to watch.
We've compiled a set of charts from our 2017 Annual US PE Breakdown for a quick but comprehensive look at the state of private equity in the US.
We've put together four charts with global data from J. Thelander Consulting's severance report, including info on what happens when leadership changes and what family leave benefits are like.
A glance at the key graphics from our recent 2017 Annual European Venture Report, including data on deals, exits and fundraising.
These venture capital investors have all backed more than 50 female-founded companies in the US since the beginning of 2006.
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