peHUB First Read

Property Boom? Blackstone places bets on US housing recovery

GM Pension Fund to sell PE assets to China

Blackstone names Joseph Baratta as new head of private equity

Energy Gold Rush: PE drills in to the midstream

BC Partners, CPPIB to buy US cable operator Suddenlink

Learn All About It: NEA leads educational network Edmodo series C

Silicon Valley stops trying to kill Hollywood with online video start-up Ooyala

Do I look fat in this? American concern over obesity grows

Sports’ Fantasy: DraftKings nets seed round led by Atlas Ventures