PE HUB First Read

Samsung’s foldable phone could cost more than $1700.

SoftBank has won approval to conduct a $21 billion IPO of its domestic telecoms business.

Is it over? Veritas Capital, Elliot Management are buying Athenahealth for $5.5 billion.

SAP is buying Qualtrics for $8 billion in cash.

Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry was hospitalized after a guest concert performance with Billy Joel.

Vista Equity Partners is taking Apptio private in a $1.94 billion deal.

Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz assembles an elite PR team as he considers running for president.

FDA plans on pursuing a ban of menthol cigarettes.

Xiaomi is opening a store in London as it extends its Europe push.

GE stock could plunge to $6 by the end of 2019, JPMorgan warns.

Democrats dig in for recount battle.