Why hot entrepreneurs start to fail. Like they fill key leadership roles with their friends and other hard, hard truths.
The Federal Reserve Bank of NY is really upset with Deutsche Bank again.
Facebook’s Q2 revenue jumps 61%.
Wired.com review of Amazon’s Fire phone. “A solid product with some issues.”
Roark Capital Group has found a buyer for Fastsigns International.
Levine Leichtman Capital Partners said late Tuesday it is acquiring Fastsigns. Financial terms weren’t announced. The deal is the fourth […]
For businesswomen, getting ahead means ordering whiskey on the rocks.
Bloomberg Beta’s first year has gone well.
Microsoft fiscal Q4 profit falls but revenue rises.
Josh Kopelman of First Round Capital lays out the five phases of being a GP at a VC or PE fund. Personally, I like “insanity.”
Eliot Spitzer, the disgraced forner New York…[Read more]
Luisa Beltran wrote a new post, Teachers-led buy gives Lindsay Goldberg exit from long-held First American, on the site Canada 1 day, 11 hours ago
The fourth time is the charm for U.S. private equity firm Lindsay Goldberg, which finally has found a buyer for First American Payment Systems.
An investor group led by Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan is […]
Luisa Beltran wrote a new post, Lindsay Goldberg to exit First American Payment after more than 11 years, on the site PE HUB 2 days, 1 hour ago
The fourth time is the charm for Lindsay Goldberg, which finally has found a buyer for First American Payment Systems.
An investor group led by Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan is acquiring the payment processor, according to a July 18 statement. Financial terms weren’t announced.
Members of First American’s management team are participating…[Read more]
Elevation Partners may finally get to exit Forbes Media after eight years.
Today, Forbes announced that an investor group, Integrated Whale Media Investments, is buying a majority of the media company. The […]
Luisa Beltran wrote a new post, Zell, Bonderman re-up with UrgentRX in $17.5 mln funding round, on the site PE HUB 1 week ago
UrgentRX Fast Powders has raised $17.5 million in a Series C growth capital financing round, according to Jordan Eisenberg, the company’s founder and CEO.
A “very private” Denver family office led the round, which closed last Friday, Eisenberg said. He declined to disclose the name of the family office.
Prior investors who also took part in…[Read more]
Luisa Beltran wrote a new post, KKR recoups roughly 80 pct of Capsugel investment in less than three years, on the site PE HUB 1 week ago
KKR appears to be doing pretty well on its investment in Capsugel.
The New York firm has made back roughly 80 percent of its investment in the capsule maker. Capsugel is refinancing a $1 billion loan that will be used to finance a $400 million dividend payment to KKR, Thomson Reuters Loan Pricing Corp reported Tuesday.
Capsugel also paid out…[Read more]
Luisa Beltran wrote a new post, Roark seeks exit of 10-year Fastsigns investment as marketing for Fund IV begins, on the site PE HUB 1 week, 1 day ago
Roark Capital Group, which is out fundraising for its fourth pool, is looking to exit Fastsigns International, three sources said.
Roark launched an auction of Fastsigns, a franchisor of signs and graphics, […]
Luisa Beltran wrote a new post, Osmose to pay third dividend to Oaktree in 27 months, on the site PE HUB 1 week, 2 days ago
Oaktree Capital Management is going for a hat trick with Osmose Holdings.
Los Angeles-based Oaktree is selling two units—railroad and chemicals—owned by Osmose to Koppers Holding for $460 million. The deal, […]
Luisa Beltran wrote a new post, Z’Tejas, a KarpReilly company, considers sale: Sources, on the site PE HUB 1 week, 5 days ago
Z’Tejas Southwestern Grill, a portfolio company backed by KarpReilly, has hired Mastodon Ventures to advise on strategic alternatives, two sources said. This could include a sale, the sources said.
Dos and Don’ts when meeting a VC (appearance counts!).
LeBron James returns to the Cleveland Cavalliers.
James addition makes the Cleveland Cavaliers a billion-dollar franchise.
The NYAG and the Taxi Commission file TROs against Lyft.
Yahoo is buying RayV, a video streaming service.
Luisa Beltran wrote a new post, Cerberus leads bidder pack for Aug. 4 Elephant Bar bankruptcy auction, on the site PE HUB 1 week, 6 days ago
Elephant Bar, the restaurant chain backed by buyout shop KarpReilly that filed for bankruptcy last month, may still find a buyer.
Bidders for Elephant Bar have until July 30 to submit their offers, according to […]
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