PE HUB First Read

Basecamp CEO says venture capital money kills more businesses than it helps.

Stripe has raised an additional $100 million from Tiger Global Management.

Gamestop has ended its search to find a buyer.

Facebook is shutting down its controversial market research app on IOS.

New York passes its first major gun control bills since the Sandy Hook shooting.

Only one witness testified in El Chapo’s defense (and it wasn’t the drug lord).

Apple stock jumps after the company reported earnings largely fell in line with expectations. But, iPhone revenue came in just slightly below projections.

British sofa and carpet retailer ScS Group is in talks to buy Sofa.com Ltd.

Former presidential chef uses $250,000 lottery winnings to feed the homeless.

Sears lost millions over the holiday season.

Canada is holding a lottery to decide which company will get the coveted POT stock ticker.