PE HUB First Read

SoftBank is buying Fortress Investment Group for $3.3 billion.

In the last three months, Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway has nearly quadrupled its investment in Apple to over 57 million shares.

Advisers close to then Presidential Nominee Donald Trump were in constant communication during the campaign with Russians known to US intelligence.

Harrison Ford was involved in a close call at John Wayne Airport and now the FAA is investigating.

American International Group posts $3.04 billion loss.

Nelson Peltz’s Trian Fund takes a $3.5 billion stake in Procter & Gamble Co.

North Korean leader’s half brother is killed by women wielding “poison needles.”

PayPal buys TIO Networks for $233 million.

The Office of Government Ethics is recommending that the White House take disciplinary action against Kellyanne Conway for endorsing Ivanka Trump’s products in a TV interview.

 

 

Photo; A man walks past the American International Group (AIG) building in New York’s financial district, March 16, 2009. Reuters/Brendan McDermid