Roughly one-third of air passengers neglect to turn off their electronic devices during take-off or landing. By accident, really! The new proposal by Carl Icahn and Southeastern Asset Management for Dell presents some new complications. ...
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For a third time, CTI Foods will find itself owned by a private equity firm. Thomas H. Lee Partners and a Goldman Sachs affiliate said yesterday they were buying CTI. Financial terms weren’t announced. Littlejohn & Co. is the selle...
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Time to catch up on some hot stories you may have missed this week. Here are the 10 most popular posts on peHUB based on number of unique pageviews from our regular readers for May 6 – May 10. 1. Jobs of the Week: Carlyle, Goldman Sachs ...
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(Reuters) – Warburg Pincus LLC has secured $11.2 billion for its latest fund, one of the largest private equity funds raised since the global financial crisis, underscoring investor demand for high-return offerings at a time of rec...
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(Reuters) – Activist investor Carl Icahn and Southeastern Asset Management Inc, two of Dell Inc’s biggest shareholders, have proposed an alternative to a $24.4 billion buyout deal led by founder Michael Dell. In a letter to D...
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Did private equity hurt Hertz? Not so fast, Dan says. Icahn and Southeastern say they plan to bid for Dell. Yo! Yo! Yo! Randy Jackson is leaving American Idol. Apple supplier Pegatron is hiring 40,000 new workers. Netflix’s amazing...
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Crocodoc has been gobbled up by Box. Crocodoc, an angel-backed startup that offers document-viewing software to enterprises, announced Thursday that it has been purchased for an undisclosed amount by Box Inc., a venture-backed cloud stor...
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Networking technology company Cyan posted flat first-day performance in its Thursday IPO. But the offering still stands to deliver moderately positive returns for venture backers, including Norwest Venture Partners and Azure Capital.The ...
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The Oregon Investment Council, which manages $81 billion in assets, committed $950 million to funds at three private equity firms, according to Buyouts, peHUB's sister magazine. The firms receiving the commitments include Apollo Global M...
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Amazon is developing a smartphone with a 3-D screen, a former Intel employee is suing over a kick in the pants, and hedge fund manager Phil Falcone just received a two-year ban from the SEC. And so much more!The post peHUB Second Opinion...
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