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Private-Equity Tech Titans Face Off With New Funds

Two of the largest technology-focused private-equity firms are competing to raise money for what would be their biggest funds, ratcheting up an already heated race for buyouts in the industry......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 17th, 2018

Term Sheet — Thursday, May 17

On deals and dealmakers. CLASH OF THE TITANSIt's not just venture capital firms raising record amounts of capital. Private equity tech giants are also facing off with a slate of new mega-funds. Vista Equity Partners M.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 17th, 2018

Form D Friday: Two private equity funds from Denver yet to sell $350 million

The two funds have yet to sell $350 million each in equity and pooled investment fund interests, according to documents......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 28th, 2018

BP sells 3 Texas wind turbine farms to Ares Management group

Oil and gas producer BP has sold three of its Texas wind farms to funds managed by affiliates of Los Angeles-based private equity firm Ares Management Corporation. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 23rd, 2018

BP sells 3 Texas wind turbine farms to Ares Management group

Oil and gas producer BP has sold three of its Texas wind farms to funds managed by affiliates of Los Angeles-based private equity firm Ares Management Corporation......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 23rd, 2018

SpaceX Is Raising $500M In a Private Round Valuing the Company at $30.5B

The funds will help finance Starlink, SpaceX's plan to build a network of 12,000 satellites. SpaceX is in the process of raising $500 million in a private equity round that would value.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 18th, 2018

Technology-focused private equity is a major industry— and its influence in Texas is growing

Could the number of technology buyouts in the U.S. surpass last year’s all-time record? It’s getting close, according to data recently released by Preqin. The research firm reports that were 1,079 tech-focused global buyouts announced as of Novembe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2018

Laid off Toys R Us workers to receive severance payments from private equity funds - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesLaid off Toys R Us workers to receive severance payments from private equity fundsLos Angeles TimesThousands of former Toys R Us wo.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 20th, 2018

Laid off Toys R Us workers to receive severance payments from private equity funds

Thousands of former Toys R Us workers will r.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 20th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Vista strikes $1.94 billion deal to take software firm Apptio private

Tech-focused private-equity firm Vista Equity Partners struck a deal to take software company Apptio Inc. private for $1.94 billion, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 12th, 2018

Vista Reaches Deal to Buy Software Firm Apptio for $1.94 Billion

Tech-focused private-equity firm Vista Equity Partners struck a deal to take software company Apptio private for $1.94 billion......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 12th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Vista close to $1.9 billion deal to take software firm Apptio private

Tech-focused private-equity firm Vista Equity Partners is near a deal to take software company Apptio Inc. private for $1.9 billion, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 11th, 2018

Term Sheet — Tuesday, November 6

On deals and dealmakers. PE'S TECH LOVE AFFAIRGood morning, Term Sheet readers. Private equity firm Thoma Bravo will acquire Veracode, a Burlington, Mass.-based software security firm, from chipmaker Broadcom. The deal.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 6th, 2018

Lennar to sell Rialto division for $340M

Lennar Corp. has announced it will sell its Rialto Investment and Asset Management division for $340 million to funds managed by private equity firm Stone Point Capital. Miami-based Lennar (NYSE: LEN) is the nation’s largest homebuilder and decided to .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 30th, 2018

Venture Capital And Private Equity Funds 3Q18 Update – Latest Trends In Fees And Fund Life

This month Preqin brings you the latest trends .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 29th, 2018

KKR-backed Calsonic to buy Fiat Chrysler"s Magneti Marelli unit for $7.1 billion

Japanese car parts maker Calsonic Kansei, owned by U.S. private equity firm KKR, has agreed to buy Fiat Chrysler's high-tech parts-making unit Magneti Marelli unit for 6.2 billion euros ($7.1 billion), the companies said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 22nd, 2018

Market Extra: European buyout funds ring up third biggest six-month fundraising figure in more than a decade

Private-equity and venture-capital groups across Europe raised $52.4 billion (or €45.6bn) in the first half of 2018,.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 18th, 2018

Upper90 enters group-travel venture with tech-driven Domio

The new private equity firm Upper90 is putting $50 million into a joint venture with hospitality company Domio Inc. as more investment dollars flow to tech-driven travel startups. The companies,... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 24th, 2018

Women claim seat at the investors' table, challenging the status quo

They are launching funds, leading private equity groups or joining the investment teams of existing firms, meanwhile helping to bring other women up the ranks with them.    .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 24th, 2018

Think the gender pay gap is bad? Women in tech face an equity gap, and it's even worse

Women get half the amount of equity of men in Silicon Valley, giving them unequal access to the industry's weal.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 19th, 2018

Think the gender pay gap is bad? Women in tech face an equity gap and it's even worse

Women get half the amount of equity of men in Silicon Valley, giving them unequal access to the industry's weal.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 19th, 2018