peHUB First Read

Cofee* A question VCs should ask before investing: Would you want the company’s product if it were free?

* Joe Biden: “We misread the economy.”

* Heidi Moore: Is Wall Street pay really bouncing back, or are the bonuses bogus?

* Morning Call: U.S. futures point lower as oil tumbles, London falls early, European shares drop, the Nikkei loses 1.4% and Hong Kong also lowers.

* Farmworkers should head to… New York and San Francisco?

* The end of “too big to fail?”

* Factory explosion causes a nationwide Slim Jim shortage. Hopefully this will begin getting the attention it deserves, once the Michael Jackson memorial is over.

* Brooke Hammerling proves she is the queen of Silicon Valley PR, by getting a weekend wet kiss in the NY Times.

* Fred Wilson writes that a VC firm’s customer is the entrepreneur, while LPs are shareholders. Is it that clearly delineated? After all, LPs pay VC firm salaries and other expenses, even if the entrepreneurs all fail.

* Corporate carveouts reemerge (sub req.)

* Marshall has spotted some actual ads on Twitter.

* 3i Group has worked out a rescue package for VNU Business Media.

* California begins printing its own currency.

Related Posts

Leave a Reply

PEHUB Community

Join the 12500 members of peHUB to make connections, share your opinion, and follow your favorite authors.

Join the Community

Look Who’s Tweeting

Psst! Got any hot tips?

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

PE HUB News Briefs

RSS Feed Widget

Marketplace

VCJ Headlines (subscribers only)

RSS Feed Widget

Buyouts Headlines (subscribers only)

RSS Feed Widget

Reuters VC and PE feed

RSS Feed Widget