PE HUB First Read

Steel skeleton of World Trade Center Tower South (one) in Ground Zero days after September 11, 2001 terrorist attack which collapsed the 110 story twin towers in New York City, NY, USA./Getty Images

Sen. Chuck Schumer asked the FBI to investigate FaceApp.

eBay has picked up a 5.5 percent stake in Paytm Mall.

Wavecell was sold to 8×8 in a $125 million deal.

Paul McCartney is writing a new musical, a stage version of the 1946 Frank Capra classic film “It’s A Wonderful Life.”

N26, the online bank backed by Peter Thiel, is now worth $3.5 billion.

China’s Didi seeks to raise up to $2 billion amid Uber revival.

Buyout firms Court Square Capital and HGGC LLC are exploring the sale of Dynata LLC, a U.S. survey research company whose value could exceed $3 billion.

Rand Paul blocks Senate from approving 9/11 victim compensation fund.

Elon Musk is making implants to link the brain with a smartphone.

WHO declares global health emergency as deadly Ebola outbreak in the Congo spreads.