peHUB First Read

Blackstone, Icahn set up three-way battle to buy out Dell

Five ways big data will change your world

China relaxes PE fundraising rules

Here’s the weekly Asian private equity update

CVC, RBS get out of Samsonite

China’s power plants put pressure on water resources

Seven states that are running out of water

Schroders agrees Cazenove deal

Who’s in and who’s out in New England tech and biotech

Are gold and silver losing their shine?

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