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March 07, 2017
Six years ago today, TPG and Leonard Green & Partners finalized their buyout of J. Crew for just about $3 billion. But the controversy surrounding the deal began long before its completion.
March 06, 2017
KKR has raised its largest buyout fund since 2007 and the world’s second-largest since 2013, closing its Americas XII fund on $13.9 billion, including $1.4 billion of the firm’s own cash.
General Motors has agreed to sell its European business to French carmaker PSA Group in a deal that comes with an interesting corollary: the participation of BNP Paribas Personal Finance.
March 05, 2017
It’s no secret that CEOs make a lot of money. But exactly how much chief executives are compensated is a bit more of a mystery—as is the difference between industries. We've got the data...
March 02, 2017
With ridesharing giant Uber mired in controversy, two of its competitors are eyeing fresh funding.
Henkel has offered to acquire Darex Packaging Technologies from GCP Applied Technologies for $1.05 billion—potentially its fifth acquisition in chemicals & gases since 2010—but that’s far from the most active acquirers in the space.
February 28, 2017
India's Ola is the latest ride-hailing company to raise a massive round of financing, although at a down valuation.
Over the past decade, the trend is clear: American private equity and venture capital firms are turning their eyes to the south.
February 27, 2017
In honor of Black History Month, we've compiled a list of 28 founders and VCs who are making an impact in the tech industry.
February 24, 2017
Since 2013, a significant uptick in the number of private equity funds geared toward the lower middle market has occurred. 2013 was undoubtedly a peak, with 107 closed in that year alone...
February 23, 2017
The number of US states with laws legalizing marijuana for one purpose or another—recreational or medical—has only continued to grow, as has venture capital's interest...
Economic indicators are not looking hot, nevertheless purchasing managers seem very optimistic, what gives?
March 03, 2017
For the third year in a row, the median private equity-backed exit in North America and Europe has trended downward in size across all three primary routes of liquidity.
For a company that many seemed so skeptical about, Snap performed rather well in its public debut. Check out our breakdown of how its first-day pop compares to other past notable IPOs.
March 01, 2017
In what's likely the most highly anticipated IPO since Facebook, Snap is poised to take the plunge into the public markets in the coming days. Check out our latest datagraphic featuring Snap's IPO...
Our 2016 Annual US PE Middle Market Report contains a surfeit of datasets with accompanying analysis, so we sifted through the material and compiled three excerpts that speak to key trends within the space...
The €29 billion merger between the London Stock Exchange and Deutsche Börse has stalled out and appears set to fall apart entirely.
JackThreads and Stayzilla are the latest VC-backed companies to lay off employees and move toward closing down the current iteration of their services.
Banking M&A activity picked up the pace in 2H last year and remains hot as lawmakers consider revisions to the Dodd-Frank Act that would ease regulatory scrutiny of the industry.
February 22, 2017
Last year recorded the highest M&A deal value we've seen in the past half-decade, according to our 2016 Annual M&A Report. For visual highlights from the publication, check out the following charts...
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