Venture-Capital Firm Kleiner Perkins Plans to Split - Wall Street Journal

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Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 14th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Venture-capital firm Kleiner Perkins to split over strategy differences

Venture-capital firm Kleiner Perkins is dividing in two after rift over investing strategies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 15th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Top ad executive leaving Google for venture-capital firm

The executive at the helm of Google’s juggernaut online advertising business is stepping down, a rare shake-up at the highest echelons of the search giant......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 1st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Katie Haun named first female general partner at Andreessen Horowitz

Andreessen Horowitz has embraced the crypto sector in ways no other major U.S. venture-capital firm has done to date......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 25th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Stockpicker Jeffrey Vinik plots third comeback with relaunch of hedge fund

Jeffrey Vinik, 59, said he plans to run the firm for the next five to 10 years, in part to increase how much his family’s charitable foundation can give away......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 10th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: World Bank president resigns, possibly setting up a fight between Trump and U.S. critics

Jim Yong Kim plans to resign on Feb. 1 to join a firm focused on infrastructure investments......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 7th, 2019

Mary Meeker"s new VC firm, Bond, plans to raise more than $1 billion

Venture capitalist Mary Meeker's spinoff of Kleiner Perkins' growth equity venture team will reportedly be called Bond and plans to raise between $1.25 billion and $1.5 billion for its first fund. If successful, Meeker would be the first woman t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 2nd, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Lyft proceeds with IPO plans as it files confidential registration statement

Lyft has filed confidential paperwork for its initial public offering, a key step that keeps the ride-hailing firm on pace to hit the public market early next year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 6th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Snap losing another top executive — head of content Nick Bell

Snap Inc.’s head of content plans to leave the social-media company by year’s end, bringing to at least a half dozen the number of executives who have left the firm over the past year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 12th, 2018

Amazon plans to split HQ2 evenly between two cities: WSJ Inc is planning to split its second headquarters evenly between two locations rather than picking one city, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday, citing a person familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 5th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Mattress Firm said likely to file for bankruptcy in the coming days

Mattress Firm Inc., the largest U.S. specialty mattress retailer by number of stores, plans to file for bankruptcy soon, possibly within days, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 3rd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump administration seeks to give asylum-seekers difficult choice: Be detained with kids, or split up

The Trump administration plans.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 12th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Cushman & Wakefield files for IPO that could raise about $1 billion

Real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield filed preliminary plans for an initial public offering, hoping to cash in on the nine-year bull market in the commercial real-estate industry......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 20th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Toyota to invest $1 billion in ride-hailing startup Grab

Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday that it plans to invest $1 billion in Southeast Asian ride-hailing firm Grab Inc......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 13th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Martin Sorrell pushing into new marketing and ad ventures after abrupt WPP exit

Martin Sorrell, the former chief executive of advertising giant WPP PLC, will take the helm at Derriston Capital, a listed shell company he plans to use to acquire marketing and advertising businesses......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 30th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Cathie Lesjak, HP’s CFO credited for post-split turnaround, will retire

Cathie Lesjak, a Hewlett-Packard veteran who as chief financial officer helped steer the company through one of the largest corporate breakups, plans to retire from HP Inc. in early 2019......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 29th, 2018

Hertz and Hain Celestial fall while Citigroup and Fox rise

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday: Citigroup Inc., up $2.50 to $71 The Wall Street Journal reported that activist investment firm ValueAct Capital bought $1.2 billion in Citigroup stock......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 8th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Lantern Capital is highest bidder for Weinstein Co. assets

Dallas-based private-equity firm Lantern Capital Partners topped the bidding for the film and television studio co-founded by Harvey Weinstein and is close to acquiring the business, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 1st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: GE to shrink its Boston footprint, give back $87 million in incentives

General Electric Co. is scaling back its planned Boston headquarters, including selling the property and dropping plans to add hundreds of jobs, because the shrinking conglomerate no longer needs the facilities......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Carl Icahn goes all in, will push Caesars to sell itself

The billionaire shareholder activist owns roughly 10% of Caesars and plans to push the casino operator to consider selling itself after it received at least two approaches, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2019

Lampert reveals plans for Sears after bankruptcy: WSJ

Sears Holdings Corp will sell or sublease some of the 425 stores of the retail chain and open smaller stores with more focus on tools and appliances than on apparel, said Chairman Edward Lampert in an interview with the Wall Street Journal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 13th, 2019