PE HUB First Read

Steve Mnuchin, Trump’s choice for Treasury Secretary, says there will be “no absolute tax cut” for the wealthy.

Is Meredith Corp going to make a bid for Time Inc?

Gary Cohn, described as Goldman Sachs’s No. 2, meets with Donald Trump.

A speedy new rival for Verizon Fios and Google Fiber is headed to 20 states.

Reddit CEO apologizes for manipulating comments in pro-Trump subreddit.

Fitbit to buy troubled smartwatch maker Pebble well under last year’s bid.

Russian billionaire Prokhorov hires Allen & Co. to sell a minority stake in NBA’s Brooklyn Nets.

Petition asks Washington Post to retract article claiming over 200 websites are peddlers of Russian propaganda.

Android malware infects one million phones globally.

Institutional investors to increase exposure to alts, bonds over next two years.

This app tells you if your house is haunted!
Photo: Steven Mnuchin, U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s reported choice for U.S. Treasury Secretary, speaks to members of the news media upon his arrival at Trump Tower in New York, November 30, 2016. Reuters/Mike Segar