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Tidal Deal May Bring Blockchain Closer To Masses

Square's $297 million deal for Jay Z's music service Tidal may bring blockchain to the masses. According to Square Chief Executive...

Cruise and GM Partner with Microsoft

Cruise and GM partner with Microsoft to commercialize self-driving vehicles. Along with GM, Honda Motor Co. and institutional investors, Microsoft will invest...

Bumble’s IPO Reveals Steady Growth, Losses

The dating app Bumble's IPO reveals steady growth, as well as losses. Due to high operating costs, the company is running at...

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.

The 2021 Private Equity Predictions from PitchBook

As the year comes to a close, PitchBook has begun to make predictions for the new year. Here are their 2021 private equity predictions.

Asset Managers Aim for Carbon Neutrality

A group of 30 asset managers aims for carbon neutrality by 2050. With more than $9 trillion in investment, the group agrees...

ZipRecruiter Hires Banks for IPO

ZipRecruiter hires banks for IPO. The company hired Goldman Sachs Group Inc and JPMorgan Chase & Co to lead in the preparations...

Europe Sets Up 10 SPACs

Europe sets up 10 SPACs for the upcoming year. The United States has been successful with Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs), so...

Third Quarter Earnings Released for Ares Management Corporation

Los Angeles-based company, Ares Management Corporation, just released their earnings for the third quarter earlier this month. The results shocked many people, including what Wall Street predicted for the company.
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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...

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New Chapter 11 Filings, Disclosures: April 12 – April 16, 2021

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

ViacomCBS Networks International Agrees to Acquire Chilevisión

On Monday April 5, ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAC, VIACA) announced that it had agreed to acquire Chilevisión from WarnerMedia. WarnerMedia is a...

Carnival Reports $2 Billion Quarterly Loss

Carnival reports $2 billion quarterly loss. This is due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions on the cruising industry, which has decimated Carnival and...

New High Yield Bond Ratings: April 5 – 9, 2021

At least 35 companies received a revision on high yield bond ratings during the week of April 5-9, 2021. These revisions caused...
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ECB President Lagarde Expects Strong Rebound for EU Economy in Second Half

Despite COVID-19 struggles, European Central Bank (ECB) President Christine Lagarde told CNBC on April 9 that the European Union (EU) will hit...

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Blackstone Second Core Fund Closes At Eight Billion

Private equity giant, Blackstone, has just hit a major milestone this week. The company announced that their second core fund, also known...

Todd Khozein on Bringing Systems Theory to Venture Capital

Todd Khozein, co-CEO of SecondMuse Capital, has a bold vision when developing thriving economies. The firm has recently announced the largest venture...
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Further U.S. Farm Bailouts Risk Violating Trade Agreements

With the next COVID-19 spending bill, total federal farm bailouts for the year could surpass $50 million. This...

Desktop Metal Acquires EnvisionTEC for $300 Million

On Friday Jan. 15, Desktop Metal (NYSE: DM) announced its intention to acquire EnvisionTEC through a definitive agreement for $300 million. This...

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...