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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.
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KKR Gains 300% Profit from the Largest IPO of COVID-19

From the largest IPO of COVID-19, KKR & Co. Inc. (NYSE: KKR) has made a profit of more than 300% by selling...
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LP Scorecard: TA, Bridgepoint, and Charterhouse lead WSIB 2016 Investments

For four straight years, from 2012 to 2015, Washington State Investment Board committed to just five types of private market funds each...

Madison Dearborn Nears $4.5 Billion Target for Fund VIII

Madison Dearborn held its first close of its latest flagship, Madison Dearborn Capital Partners VIII, on July 23. The Chicago-based firm has...
L.P. Scorecard: CalSTRS 2014

L.P. Scorecard: Permira, Spectrum, and Thoma Bravo lead CalSTRS 2014 Investments

CalSTRS, the second largest public pension fund in the United States, has steadily increased its total commitment to private equity funds since...

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India Kowtows to International Pressure, Relaxes Wheat Export Ban

On May 13, India banned all wheat exports with immediate effect after a heatwave affected the crop. India, the world's second-largest wheat...

Limited Abortion Access: An Economic Cost to the US

Women losing abortion access in parts of US comes as a concern for the US economy. Reproductive rights activists and economists are...

The Influence of Russia-Ukraine War on Middle East

All the world has been affected by the Ukraine-Russian war. However, Egypt is worst hit as it imports 30% of wheat from...
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Goldman Sachs reach $79.5 Million Agreement with Shareholders over 1MDB Scam

Goldman Sachs has finally reached an agreement to resolve claim of shareholders of $79.5 million settlement. It related to the company's poor...

Clearlake Capital Closes Successfully Oversubscribed Flagship Fund

Technology and consumer industries focused investment manager Clearlake Capital Group closed its seventh flagship fund. The fund called Clearlake Capital Partners VII...

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Zomedica Registers more than 9 Million Shares Ahead of Proposal for U.S. Domestication

Zomedica Corp. (NYSE: ZOM) has filed preliminary paperwork with the SEC registering shares and announcing a special shareholder meeting. The S-4 filing...

NRA Bankruptcy Filing Dismissed By Judge as Bad Faith

Federal Judge Harlin Hale of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, N.D. Texas dismissed a bankruptcy filing by the NRA on May 11. The...
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Indonesia Announces Launch Of The $2.3 Billion Coal Gasification Plant

Indonesian President Joko Widodo has announced that his government will soon launch a $2.3 billion coal gasification project. The...

New Chapter 11 Filings, Disclosures: November 2 – November 6, 2020

At least five major companies have either filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection or defaulted on loans during the week of November...

$16 Million Funding Sealed the Deal for Energy-Efficient Homes

Sealed Incorporated raised US$16 million in a Series B funding round recently. Lauren Salz, Andy Frank, and Paul Gilkerson co-founded the company...