Exclusive
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk speaks during the Model S Beta Event held at the Tesla factory in Fremont

Billionaire Elon Musk commits to Valor Equity’s third fund

Valor Equity Partners LP has drawn in $390 million in commitments for its third buyout fund, ahead of the $350 million offering amount listed on a regulatory filing, with support from billionaire Elon Musk, a source familiar with the firm told Buyouts. (Subscribers, click on the headline to read the story.)

Steve Young PCW14 NK5A8302 closeup 4x6
545 Views

Steve Young to PE pros: Huddle, embrace competition

Sharing wisdom gleaned as a senior executive at HGGC after his years as a Super Bowl-winning quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, Steve Young told private equity pros to huddle, embrace change and challenge themselves to find out how good they can be.

09032014bakery
404 Views

How a strategic bidder beat sponsors for Tribeca Oven: Buyouts

Tribeca Oven CEO Marc Essenfeld said the rapidly growing artisan bread maker seriously considered a private equity buyer when it moved to sell itself, but the New Jersey-based company went with a strategic buyer instead, according to sister magazine Buyouts.

whittling
297 Views

Goldman whittles $1 bln from Volcker Rule portfolio: Buyouts

Goldman Sachs Group trimmed $1 billion in the first half of the year from alternative funds subject to the Volcker Rule, bringing the total figure down to $8 billion, according to recent comments by the marquee investment bank and private equity fund manager.

PE HUB Community

Join the 12514 members of PE HUB to make connections, share your opinion, and follow your favorite authors.

Join the Community

Look Who’s Tweeting

PE HUB News Briefs

RSS Feed Widget

VCJ Headlines (subscribers only)

RSS Feed Widget

Buyouts Headlines (subscribers only)

RSS Feed Widget