PE HUB First Read

Apple confirms its $1 billion investment in Softbank.

Medium is laying off 50 people, as well as closing its NYC and DC offices. Happy New Year!

Amazon, Forever 21 are vying to buy bankrupt American Apparel.

An ex-Snapchat employee claims it mislead investors and trading partners to drive up its IPO.

Revenue for Xiaomi, the largest smartphone vendor in India, has crossed $1 billion.

Deutsche Bank to pay $95 million to end U.S. tax fraud case

Trump sides with Julian Assange that the Russians had nothing to do with the hacking of the DNC emails.

Macy’s plans on cutting more than 10,000 jobs.

Is Mark Zuckerberg considering a White House run?



Photo: A sign that marks the Macy’s store is seen at the Herald Square location in New York, U.S., May 9, 2016. Reuters/Shannon Stapleton/File Photo