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Private Equity Asset Values May Be Haircut By 50% In The Next 3 Months

Private Equity Asset Values May Be Haircut By 50% In The Next 3 Months For the longest time, private equity firms seemed like the perfect investment in this market climate: unlike public equity, PE .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 25th, 2020

Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: Seth Klarman, Bill Ackman, Ray Dalio, Citadel, Impala Asset Management, Aimmune Therapeutics Inc (AIMT), Nexstar Media Group Inc (NXST), and More

Ackman, Cohodes Warn of Private Equity Pain in Shakeout (Bloomberg) As the panic spurred by the coronavirus erases trillions from equity market.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyMar 20th, 2020

San Diego dashboard-video tech company to double Boston team

A 20-year-old video telematics company recently acquired by a private equity firm is planning on doubling its Massachusetts workforce in the next months, after doubling the amount of space it rents in Framingham earlier this year.  San Diego, Cal.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 10th, 2020

LogMeIn lays off more than 300 workers, including dozens in Boston

Two months after agreeing to be acquired by a private equity firm, communications software firm LogMeIn Inc. told the Business Journal that it's cutting around 300 workers, including 64 in its Boston headquarters. Craig VerColen, vice president of .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 20th, 2020

The Wall Street Journal: L Brands set to sell Victoria’s Secret, which would go private

L Brands Inc. is near a deal to sell control of Victoria’s Secret to a private-equity firm in a transaction that values the lingerie brand at about $1.1 billion, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 19th, 2020

Ordeal of U.S. investor in Moscow may end — but that wouldn’t mean Russia has turned business-friendly

The head of the Barking Vostok private equity fund could be freed in the coming months, according to the Bell. His experience confirms that Russia remains a high-risk country for direct investors......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 17th, 2020

Blackstone CEO paid $583M last year, Crain’s estimates

Pay is central to Wall Street, where no one gets paid more than Blackstone Group CEO Stephen Schwarzman. He pocketed an estimated $583 million after his private equity and asset management firm... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 31st, 2020

Blackstone CEO paid $583M last year, Crain"s estimates

Pay is central to Wall Street, where no one gets paid more than Blackstone Group CEO Stephen Schwarzman. He pocketed an estimated $583 million after his private equity and asset management firm... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 30th, 2020

Kelsey-Seybold Clinic nabs private equity funding, plans Houston-area expansions

Kelsey-Seybold plans to open a new Katy-area clinic this summer and announce a new Conroe location in the coming months......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 21st, 2020

Private Equity 2020: Growing Legislative Risks Collide With Shrinking Returns

While still a popular alternative asset class, private equity has lost some of its luster for a number of allocatorsRelated Stocks: KKR, BX,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusDec 14th, 2019

Man City stake sale values soccer club at $4.8 bln

U.S. private equity firm Silver Lake is buying a stake of just over ten percent in Manchester City for $500 mln, valuing the English club at $4.8 bln. Julian Satterthwaite reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 27th, 2019

Blackstone takes majority stake in "Bumble" parent, values firm at about $3 billion

Blackstone Group Inc is taking a majority stake in MagicLab, the parent company of dating app "Bumble" and "Badoo", valuing the company at about $3 billion, the private equity firm said in a statement on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 8th, 2019

Carlyle"s third-quarter earnings drop by a quarter as asset sales slow

U.S. buyout firm Carlyle Group LP reported a 25% year-on-year drop in its third-quarter earnings on Thursday, driven by lower proceeds from asset sales in its private equity portfolio......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 31st, 2019

KKR earnings slide 23% as weaker deal activity hits revenue

Private equity firm KKR & Co reported a 23% year-on-year drop in its quarterly after-tax distributable profit on Tuesday, as fee revenue slid amid a broader slowdown in asset sales by buyout firms......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 29th, 2019

KKR names pair to lead private equity wing

Companies looking for better financial returns should consider a female chief financial officer. Within the first 24 months of appointing female CFOs, companies saw, on average, a 6% increase in... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 19th, 2019

Buyout firm Thoma Bravo adds Sophos to its cybersecurity chest with $3.8 billion deal

U.S. private equity firm Thoma Bravo is adding Sophos Group to its cybersecurity stable, announcing on Monday a buyout deal that values the British maker of antivirus and encryption products at about $3.8 billion......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 14th, 2019

See Baird"s new office near Dayton that"s more than twice the size of its old one: Slideshow

A Milwaukee-based financial services company growing its Dayton-area presence has completed a move into a new building at the Austin Landing development. Baird, an international wealth management, asset management, investment banking and private equity .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 8th, 2019

Region"s largest private equity firm raises $278M for new fund

Alternative asset manager Hamilton Lane said it has raised more $278 million for its Private Equity Fund X. The Bala Cynwyd-based firm described its new product as a global and diversified private equity multi-strategy fund. Primarily targeting sma.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 7th, 2019

We’re From Private Equity and We Aim to Underwhelm You

Bain and Carlyle are offering less for Osram than the company’s market value just a few months ago. But investors will need guts to turn them down......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 4th, 2019

Term Sheet — Wednesday, June 12

On deals and dealmakers. UNICORN STATUSThree months after announcing an initial $50 million investment in the company, private equity giant KKR .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 12th, 2019

KKR Mints a New Cybersecurity Unicorn

The private equity firm is leading a $300M investment in KnowBe4 that values the startup at $1 billion. .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 12th, 2019