peHUB First Read

Pennsylvania backs NextStage Capital‘s early stage software mission

Ohio is the place to be: Four reasons to check it out

Scratch the Surface: Why Facebook has bought Spool

It’s Over: Microsoft and NBC file for divorce

Buyout shops circle UK insurer Direct Line including Blackstone, Bain, KKR, Apax and BC Partners

A Change is as Good as a Rest: BV Capital rebrands to e.Ventures

Smart Move: Nokia flagship phone price cut

Shareaholic Series A oversubscribed – Kepha Partners leads

Everything you need to know about biotech this summer – read it here

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