peHUB First Read

Funding Mondays: Spotify raises about $100M at $1B valuation

Looming Government Shutdown? It’s something both parties want to avoid

On the Block: Blockbuster initiates sale process at $290M with Cobalt Video as stalking horse

Throw The Bums Out! Dynegy’s management scatters after the company again fails to sell itself

Markets: Libya hampers futures, gold on the rise

Unloading Baggage: CVC looks to bring luggage maker Samsonite public

New Year, New BP: The energy titan will spend $7.2B to buy into Reliance Industries in India

Aqua: Developing Seattle water-treatment companies