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Searchlight, ForgeLight Complete Univision Stake

Searchlight Capital Partners and ForgeLight complete majority stake in Univision, the largest Spanish-language broadcaster in the United States. Searchlight and ForgeLight acquired...

Owl Rock and Dyal Capital Merge

Owl Rock Capital Group and Dyal Capital Partners agree to merge and go public. They will do this through Altimar Acquisition Corp,...

CapVest Partners LP Acquires Datasite

CapVest Partners LP, a London private equity firm, acquires Datasite, a Minneapolis-based provider of virtual room software services to principals involved in...

Shamrock Holdings Investing in Excel Sports Management

Private equity firm, Shamrock Holdings, has just invested in Excel Sports Agency. This is the first major outside investment for Excel.

130-Year-Old Tableware Company, Lenox, Bought by PE Firm

Tableware manufacturing company, Lenox, now has new owners. On Monday October 19, private equity firm, Centre Lane, announced that they bought the company.

Fairfax to Sell RiverStone Europe

Fairfax is going to sell RiverStone Europe to CVC for $750 million. FairFax, a holding company involved with casualty and property insurance,...

Shamrock Capital Acquires Taylor Swift’s Masters

Shamrock Capital acquires Taylor Swift's masters for $300 million. The private equity firm acquired the rights to the pop star's first six...
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Vista Equity Partners Acquires Customer Success Startup Gainsight

This week, PE firm Vista Equity Partners Management LLC (Vista) announced it has acquired customer success startup Gainsight. According to reports, the...

Women Step in as Venture Capitalists in the Life Sciences Industry

It’s not surprising to associate male contributors as venture capitalists. 91% of VC decision-makers in the U.S. comprise male leadership.
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AA Motoring Group Considering Becoming Private Again

Motor rescue-and-insurance company Automobile Association Developments Ltd (The AA) will be going back into private equity. The company has agreed to a...

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Primavera Capital Acquisition Files for IPO on NYSE

Primavera Capital Acquisition Corp. has filed for its IPO. According to paperwork filed with the SEC, Primavera Capital Acquisition Corp. is registering...

Poshmark Sets Terms for $257 Million IPO

Fashion e-commerce platform Poshmark announced the terms for its previously announced $257 million IPO on Wednesday, Jan. 6. The e-commerce site first...

Housing Prices Rise in the Middle of U.S.

While the pandemic has negatively impacted many industries, the housing market experienced higher gains in 2020 than in the past decade. The most...

Searchlight, ForgeLight Complete Univision Stake

Searchlight Capital Partners and ForgeLight complete majority stake in Univision, the largest Spanish-language broadcaster in the United States. Searchlight and ForgeLight acquired...

Astrea Acquisition Corporation Files for IPO Looking for a Target in a Few Different...

According to paperwork filed with the SEC, Astrea Acquisition Corporation has filed for its IPO. Moreover, this deal registers up to 17.25...

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Calibre Scientific Provided $92 Million by CVC

CVC Credit Partners announced today that it has provided a $92 million multicurrency first lien credit facility to Calibre Scientific, owned by...
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Bank of England Inquires About Banks’ Readiness for Negative Rates

The Bank of England asked banks on Oct. 12 how ready they were for zero or negative interest rates. It considered last...

Space Perspective Inks $7 Million in Seed Capital

The idea of space tourism sounds very much like science fiction. Space Perspective, however, is working to make it a reality. The...
Modell’s Files for Bankruptcy

Modell’s Files for Bankruptcy, Will Close Down All Stores

Modell’s Sporting Goods Inc. filed for bankruptcy on Wednesday after being unsuccessful in finding a buyer. As a result, Modell's Sporting Goods...
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U.S. House Prices Up 5.4% From Last Year in Second Quarter

U.S. house prices rose 5.4% from the second quarter of 2019 to the second quarter of 2020, according to the Federal Housing...