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Incline poised to scoop up more deals with new fund

'We've had so much deal flow ... that we couldn't effectively execute the deals that used to be our core.'.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2019

Stage Is Set For Next Wave Of Ships-For-Shares Deals

Larger U.S.-listed ship owners are poised to grow larger still via so-called ship-for-share deals, in which the fleet seller takes stock in lieu of cash. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 18th, 2019

China’s U.K. shopping spree looks shaky

Dozens of Chinese companies poured into Britain to scoop up trophy assets to feed the growing appetite back home for Western brands. Now, some of these deals have run into trouble......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2019

DBS Must Bulk Up or Lose Fintech Turf in Southeast Asia

Big foreign rivals like Citi are winning digital deals as the region’s internet economy is poised to triple.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 4th, 2019

Softbank’s Vision Fund is Just Too Damned Big

SoftBank’s Venture Capital Riches Swamp the Market The firm had too much money chasing too few deals. Bloomberg, September 23, 2019       It .....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureSep 30th, 2019

Weekend Reading

Klarman’s Baupost Poised to Cash In On PG&E Insurance Bet – The Wall Street Journal: Seth Klarman’s hedge fund Baupost Group .....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeySep 23rd, 2019

Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: Seth Klarman, Carl Icahn, Arrowgrass Capital Partners, ValueAct Capital, Fidelity National Financial Inc (FNF), XPO Logistics Inc (XPO), and More

Klarman’s Baupost Poised to Cash In On PG&E Insurance Bet (The Wall Street Journal) Seth Klarman’s hedge fund Baupost Group LLC is poi.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeySep 13th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Seth Klarman’s Baupost is set to make millions on bets tied to the wildfires that bankrupted PG&E

Seth Klarman’s hedge fund Baupost Group LLC is poised to rake in profits from the bankruptcy of PG&E Corp......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 13th, 2019

In the money Sept. 3: Cotton Creek Capital raises $215M fund, plus other big deals

A video game studio has some fresh money and a novel approach for "crowdsourcing" game development, while an under-the-radar Austin investor has a new nine-figure fund......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 3rd, 2019

JPMorgan set for historic majority stake in China funds JV: sources

JPMorgan was on Friday poised to become the first foreign company to hold a majority stake in a Chinese mutual fund business, two sources said, setting a precedent that one analyst said would trigger a wave of similar transactions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 2nd, 2019

McKinsey: The Best M&A Strategy Is Systematically Pursuing Many Small Deals

Two converging market forces, one secular and one cyclical, are poised to fuel another burst of merger and acquisitions activity in the transportation and logistics industry. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 29th, 2019

Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: Tiger Global Management, Elliott Management, Platinum Partners, MVC Capital, Inc. (MVC), QAD Inc (QADA), and More

Tiger Global Fuels India Startup Boom With Dealmaking Spree (Bloomberg) Tiger Global Management has examined at least a dozen deals with Ind.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyJul 13th, 2019

Deutsche Bank faces U.S. Justice Department probe of 1MDB deals

The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating Deutsche Bank AG as part of a broadened probe of Malaysia’s scandal-plagued 1MDB investment fund, according to a person with knowledge of the matter......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 11th, 2019

SoftBank Is Reportedly Facing Fundraising Challenges With Its New Fund: Term Sheet

On deals and dealmakers. 'A CHILLY RECEPTION'A month ago, SoftBank revealed some details around its second mega-fund. Rajeev Misra, the CEO of the SoftBank Vision Fund, said the.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 3rd, 2019

Alibaba’s Hong Kong IPO Is a Brilliant Idea

It keeps Beijing happy, Hong Kong happy and investors happy. It could even help fund more deals. .....»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 28th, 2019

A New ETF To Refresh The Value Factor

Investors willing to bet the much-maligned value factor is poised to rebound can do so with a new, unique exchange traded fund. The Acquirers Fund (NYSE: ZIG), a long/short domestic equity strategy, debuted Wednesday. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 16th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Gannett poised to hold off Digital First takeover bid

Gannett Co. is poised to retain control of its entire board in a proxy fight with a hedge-fund-backed rival that made a hostile bid for the USA Today owner, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 15th, 2019

JPMorgan poised to be first foreigner to get majority in China fund venture

JPMorgan could become the first foreign company to own a majority stake in its Chinese mutual fund business, after its joint venture partner put a crucial 2 percent of the business up for sale that analysts expect the Wall Street bank to lap up......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 8th, 2019

Japan"s SoftBank taps into Mexican fintech startup Clip: sources

Japan's SoftBank Group invested about $20 million in Mexican payments startup Clip early this year, one of its first Latin America deals as it launches a $5 billion technology fund in the region, said three people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 6th, 2019

Term Sheet — Wednesday, May 1

On deals and dealmakers. WHO KNOWS?What's SoftBank up to now? Rajeev Misra, the CEO of the SoftBank Vision Fund, said there are plans to double the size of its investment arm from 400 emplo.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 1st, 2019

Saudi Taqa sees $1.2 billion in America, Middle East oil deals

A Saudi oilfield services company backed by the country’s sovereign wealth fund kicked off a planned $1.2 billion in acquisitions by buying Texas-based Schlumberger Ltd.’s Middle Eastern drilling-rig business......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 28th, 2019