The news that Apple is nearing a $3.2 billion acquisition to buy Beats Electronics is one of the biggest business...
May 12 2014, 9:56am CDT
Quora, the popular questions and answers website, says it has the largest library of first-hand knowledge and second...
Apr 9 2014, 8:20am CDT
Source: Forbes Real Time
Take-private buyouts were virtually absent in the first half even as other forms of LBO activity picked up. The reason, participants say, is that public-to-private deals face powerful headwinds from: sky-high public share prices, record profit margins, aggressive competition for properties from strategic buyers, and regulatory pressure to keep leverage levels in check. With ...
Full article at: Forbes Real Time
4 days ago, 8:45am CDT
Source: FIN Alternatives
Succession questions swirl around the world’s largest private-equity firms, and Kohlberg Kravis Roberts is no different. But two executives have emerged as the most likely successors to KKR’s two remaining founding partners.
Full article at: FIN Alternatives
6 days ago, 11:38am CDT
Accel Partners, a leading venture capital and growth equity firm, has raised two new funds totaling $1.475 billion as...
Mar 19 2014, 10:06pm CDT
In Less than one month after announcing an investment by the newly-formed Google Capital that valued it at $1 billion,...
Mar 13 2014, 7:11am CDT