PE HUB First Read

Bain, Carlyle and Thoma Bravo are among the bidders for Citrix Systems Inc.

After 18 years, About.com has rebranded as Dotdash.

Manhattan is getting a new 332 area code.

Guess he never had to depend on unemployment or social security. President Trump says the U.S. needs a government “shutdown.”

The city of Philadelphia gives Wells Fargo its walking papers. 

Apple iPhone sales fall again.

Hampton Creek CEO fires top executives after fundraising struggles.

Alitalia kicks off bankruptcy proceedings. 

 

Photo: A man uses an iPhone 7 smartphone to demonstrate the mobile payment service Apple Pay at a cafe in Moscow, Russia, October 3, 2016. Picture taken October 3, 2016.  Reuters/Maxim Zmeyev