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June 06, 2018
With so much change in the PE industry, it felt like the right time to take a look at how Blackstone, KKR, Carlyle and Apollo performed in 1Q.
The share price performances of KKR, Blackstone and other firms have been disappointing despite favorable conditions. Could the recent tax cut and the option to restructure to a C-Corp change things?
June 05, 2018
From food delivery to personal finance, the Golden State Warriors star is leading the charge among athletes putting their money to work via VC.
June 04, 2018
In one of the biggest acquisitions of a US venture-backed company in the last decade, Microsoft has agreed to pick up GitHub for $7.5 billion in stock. The deal will make some VC investors very rich.
Just under a year ago Allianz X, the digitally focused investment arm of insurance giant Allianz, moved from early-stage investments to larger ticket deals—a shift that appears to be paying off.
June 01, 2018
Mill Point Capital has become the latest private equity firm in the US to capitalize on last year's fundraising frenzy and raise a maiden fund during the first half of 2018.
For all the success Silicon Valley has enjoyed in this business cycle the ongoing implosion of Theranos is a festering blemish. Here's a look at how it played out, in real dollars.
May 31, 2018
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi and Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky (pictured) have both said their companies may go public in 2019. If they do, the IPOs would be historically large—and overdue.
May 30, 2018
Which investors are funding the 30 most valuable startups around the globe? Our interactive datagraphic sorts the info by company count and deal total.
May 29, 2018
What's the cure for high gas prices? More oil. And how do we get more oil? With the help of private equity capital.
The business commerce platform raised the funds at a $1.1 billion valuation.
Seidler Equity Partners has teamed with Major League Baseball to buy Rawlings, a sports equipment manufacturer best known for its baseball gear and apparel, from Newell Brands for approximately $395 million.
For the second installment of our series, we talked to Meridian Capital VP Giovanna Burns about what makes I-banks unique and how they fit into M&A as a whole.
The median size of healthcare PE buyouts across North America and Europe peaked in 2017, while growth investing has remained relatively steady. Now, the trends appear to be reversing.
In the last week or so, two meat startups have brought in venture capital rounds. And they're part of a growing trend toward increased VC interest in the food tech industry.
The Net-a-Porter founder launched Imaginary Ventures in April alongside former 14W partner Nick Brown. They sat down with PitchBook to discuss plans for their $75 million debut retail-focused fund.
M&A activity got off to a slow start in 1Q, but the sluggish opening quarter may not set the tone for the whole year. Check out these key charts from our 1Q 2018 M&A Report to see the trends.
Can this neurotech startup from the creator of Internet Explorer change the world? It's raised $28 million from Lux Capital and GV to try.
Private equity's interest in US software isn't slowing down. KKR's deal to buy BMC Software is just the latest example.
May 25, 2018
To celebrate National Wine Day, we highlight the startups making it even easier to enjoy a nice glass of red.
July 03, 2018
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