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PE firms vie for ITW packaging unit

Carlyle pushing on with latest Japan fund

KKR circling HolidayAutos in takeover bids

Yahoo gets into Tomfoolery

Mass cleantech entrepreneurs & researchers get funding boost

SilverLake distributions jump most for CalPERS

NJ pension doing well from Neuberger Berman funds

Small business activity does not measure entrepreneurship

Here’s the latest in market chatter from the corporate finance press digest

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