Home First Read

First Read

First Read begins the day with news that Albertsons is preparing for an IPO--again, "Joker" leads the 2020 Oscars race with 11 nominations and how Twitter is working to fix its troll problem
Northeast Dermatology Associates, healthcare, merger, M&A, private equity
First Read kicks off the week with news that mattress startup Casper filed for an IPO, Eli Lilly is buying Dermira for about $1.1 bln and a billion medical images are exposed online.
First Read closes out the week with news that Facebook will allow users to block most political ads from their feeds, Bed, Bath & Beyond is in trouble and Insight Partners in $5 bln hybrid cloud deal
First Read starts the day with news that CITIC is selling a 22 pct stake in McDonald's China business to its private equity arm, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are stepping back as senior members of the British royal family and Grubhub considers strategic options
First Read kicks off the day with news that Pier 1 is shutting nearly half of its stores, the first week of legal marijuana sales in Illinois brought in nearly $11 mln and Boeing 737 crashes after takeoff in Tehran
First Read begins the day with news that ex-Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein is charged with sex crimes in Los Angeles, Borden Dairy files for bankruptcy and Insight Partners to acquire Israeli cyber security firm Armis
Lawsuit, legal, suing,
First Read begins the week with news that ex-Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn snuck out of Japan in a box used for audio gear, Delta employees sue Lands' End alleging uniforms made them sick and Cambridge Analytica leak shows extent of social media global manipulation
First Read is back with news the FDA is banning fruit and mint flavors in cartridge-based e-cigarettes, Joe Biden raises $22.7 mln in the fourth quarter, trailing Bernie Sanders and Pete Buttigieg and PE to show ESG credentials in 2020
First Read kicks off the morning with news that Tesla's stock hits a new record, Boeing fires CEO Dennis Muilenberg and Bloomberg plows millions into secretive tech firm
J&J to buy remaining stake in Verb Surgical, Google's CEO gets a big pay raise and the story of the hacker who took down Liberia's internet in 2016

Copyright PEI Media

Not for publication, email or dissemination