PE HUB First Read

SoftBank is offering to buy Uber shares at a 30 percent discount to the company’s current valuation.

WeWork is buying community platform Meetup.

Cyber Monday hit a new record of $6.59 billion in sales.

Allianz plans to buy rest of Euler Hermes for $2.2 billion.

SpaceX adds $100 million to previous $350 million funding round.

The White House is weighing a personal mobile phone ban for staff. 

Hawaii, eyeing North Korea, readies nuclear war sirens.

Senate panel drops deadline for Jared Kushner to hand over Wikileaks emails.



Photo: The unmanned Falcon 9 rocket, launched by SpaceX and carrying NOAA’s Deep Space Climate Observatory Satellite, lifts off from launch pad 40 the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida February 11, 2015. Reuters/Scott Audette