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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: 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: 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 Funded: Mary Meeker"s new firm"s first funding and other Bay Area venture news

Mary Meeker's first investment with her new fund, Bond Capital, is an Australian online design platform provider that doubled its valuation to $2.5 billion in the round. The former Kleiner Perkins partner joined a $70 million funding of Canva, whi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 20th, 2019

Midas VC Mary Meeker raises $1.25B as she pulls away from Kleiner

Top-ranked venture investor Mary Meeker has $1.25 billion in capital commitments for the first fund at her new firm, Bond Capital. Meeker spun the San Francisco-based firm out of Kleiner Perkins last year as new partners Mamoon Hamid and Ilya Fus.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 25th, 2019

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

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: 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

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: 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: 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: 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: 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

Amazon plans to split HQ2 evenly between two cities: WSJ

Amazon.com 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: 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

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

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: 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

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: Facebook has big companies backing its upcoming cryptocurrency

Facebook Inc. has signed up more than a dozen companies including Visa Inc., Mastercard Inc., PayPal Holdings Inc. and Uber Technologies Inc. to back the new cryptocurrency that the social-media giant plans to unveil next week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 13th, 2019