Private Equity Funds

World’s largest wealth fund to press firms for climate data at AGMs

World’s largest wealth fund to press firms for climate data at AGMs

Published 08/02/2019

(This Feb 7 story corrects to show, in fourth paragraph, that a temperature rise of 2°C is equivalent to 3.6°F, not 35.6°F) By Gwladys Fouche [more…]

Seeking an edge, U.S. landlords turn to tenant experience apps

Seeking an edge, U.S. landlords turn to tenant experience apps

Published 08/02/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The firm that sold Chelsea Market to Google for $2.4 billion has joined three large brokerages, among others, to back software [more…]

Brookfield in talks with India’s Reliance Industries to buy tower,…

Brookfield in talks with India’s Reliance Industries to buy tower,…

Published 08/02/2019

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Canadian private equity firm Brookfield Asset Management is in preliminary talks with India’s Reliance Industries to buy a stake in its optical [more…]

Exclusive: Dell explores sale of cybersecurity company SecureWorks…

Exclusive: Dell explores sale of cybersecurity company SecureWorks…

Published 07/02/2019

(Reuters) - Computer maker Dell Technologies Inc is exploring a sale of SecureWorks Corp, a U.S. provider of cybersecurity services with a market value of [more…]

You’re hired! Thai startup fills gap in tech talent recruiting

You’re hired! Thai startup fills gap in tech talent recruiting

Published 28/01/2019

BANGKOK (Reuters) - When app developer Sattha Puangput was looking to move from a startup to a new role, he updated his profile on GetLinks, [more…]

ACWA considers supporting solar panel manufacturing in Saudi

ACWA considers supporting solar panel manufacturing in Saudi

Published 14/01/2019

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - ACWA Power is considering supporting the manufacturing of solar panels in Saudi Arabia, its chief executive said, as the power and [more…]

Investment bank Perella Weinberg plans to name Peter Weinberg as…

Investment bank Perella Weinberg plans to name Peter Weinberg as…

Published 11/01/2019

(Reuters) - Investment bank Perella Weinberg Partners plans to name Peter Weinberg as its chief executive officer with current CEO Robert Steel set to become [more…]

Hedge fund Tiger Global ended 2018 with a 13.6 percent gain

Hedge fund Tiger Global ended 2018 with a 13.6 percent gain

Published 10/01/2019

BOSTON (Reuters) - Investment firm Tiger Global Management, which oversees $23 billion in assets, told investors its hedge fund gained 13.6 percent last year. Tiger [more…]

HNA sells majority stake in Manhattan building in $422 million deal

HNA sells majority stake in Manhattan building in $422 million deal

Published 09/01/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Chinese conglomerate HNA Group [HNAIRC.UL] on Wednesday said it had sold a majority stake in a Manhattan building in a $422 [more…]

London remains top destination for European tech funding

London remains top destination for European tech funding

Published 09/01/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - London remained the top destination in Europe for technology investment in 2018, with nearly double the amount being plowed into companies in [more…]