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October 26, 2017
Twitter. Snap. Dropbox. IVP has already made a slew of notable investments. We spoke with principal Tom Loverro about the firm's plan to deploy its new $1.5 billion fund on cryptocurrency startups.
For private equity firms operating in the retail industry, one door may be closing. But another is opening.
With the iPhone X available to order starting Friday, we looked under the hood to identify some of the key acquisitions behind its signature features.
October 25, 2017
CVC compensation is calculated differently from that of traditional investors. Using Thelander data, we made three charts that represent the ways CVC investors are paid (in addition to base salary).
A market utopia centuries in the making is now threatened by higher inflation and higher interest rates. Here's a look at what to expect.
October 24, 2017
Pritzker Group Private Capital has begun seeking commitments for a $1.5 billion private equity fund, according to The Wall Street Journal.
Want to see the highlights from our 3Q US PE Breakdown? Check out our 13-chart recap of the latest trends in PE dealmaking, exits, fundraising and more.
October 23, 2017
The surge of unicorns is worrisome given lengthening hold times, delayed exits, and evidence of widespread overvaluation. Is it too much of a good thing?
Hellman & Friedman is set to acquire payments company Nets for around $5.3 billion, further underscoring investor interest in the sector.
October 20, 2017
Here's a breakdown of the most valuable fintech startups in the US, created using current data from the PitchBook Platform.
October 19, 2017
The buyout giant has recorded substantial YoY growth for the third quarter running.
KKR has announced economic net income of $308.4 million for 3Q, a notable decline from the $598.2 million figure the buyout giant logged in 3Q 2016.
The Carlyle Group has announced that co-founders David Rubenstein and William Conway will step away from their positions as co-CEOs. Who's up next?
Days before the release of its latest smartphone, Apple appears to be doubling down on wireless charging technology.
VCs were banging down Jyoti Bansal's door to get a piece of his new project, a B2B software startup called Harness.
Private equity firms have been eager to get involved in VC rounds in the past decade, but that's changing in 2017.
Fintech startup SoFi reportedly mulled a potential sale earlier this year, but the talks with Charles Schwab and others evaporated over the hefty asking price.
Airbnb is edging towards a legal victory in Germany, which may contain some lessons for ridehailing giant Uber.
Once thought to be a prime buyout candidate, Nordstrom is now reportedly having trouble securing debt commitments for a would-be deal. What does this say about PE and the retail industry as a whole?
October 18, 2017
The CEO of Walmart eCommerce US has said the retailer is planning to buy more startups. Here are three companies we think would be a good fit for Walmart's growing ecommerce empire.
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