Private Equity Funds

Google-Temasek study sees $240 billion Southeast Asia internet…

Google-Temasek study sees $240 billion Southeast Asia internet…

Published 19/11/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Southeast Asia’s internet economy is expected to exceed $240 billion by 2025, a joint study by Google and Temasek Holdings showed, a [more…]

Digital media company Technicolor explores options including sale:…

Digital media company Technicolor explores options including sale:…

Published 16/11/2018

LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Technicolor SA has been exploring options that include a full or partial sale of the French digital media company, as its [more…]

Bain Capital Ventures closes $1 billion fund amid venture…

Bain Capital Ventures closes $1 billion fund amid venture…

Published 15/11/2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Bain Capital Ventures, the venture capital division of the eponymous Boston-based investment firm, said it has raised a new $1 billion [more…]

Berkshire invests in JPMorgan, Oracle as Buffett puts cash to work

Berkshire invests in JPMorgan, Oracle as Buffett puts cash to work

Published 14/11/2018

(Reuters) - Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc deepened its commitment to the U.S. financial industry, announcing a $4.02 billion stake in JPMorgan Chase & Co [more…]

Instacart wins $271 million in new funding in November: source

Instacart wins $271 million in new funding in November: source

Published 14/11/2018

(Reuters) - Grocery delivery startup Instacart raised an extra $271 million in November from investors including U.S. hedge fund Tiger Global Management, bringing its latest [more…]

Uber posts $1 billion loss in quarter as growth in bookings slows

Uber posts $1 billion loss in quarter as growth in bookings slows

Published 14/11/2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc said on Wednesday that growth in bookings for its ride-hailing and delivery services rose 6 percent in the [more…]

TIG buys stake in Canadian credit manager

TIG buys stake in Canadian credit manager

Published 31/10/2018

BOSTON (Reuters) - TIG Advisors on Wednesday said it has bought a piece of Canadian mortgage investor Romspen Investment Corporation, marking the first time it [more…]

KKR preps for dealmaking in wake of stock market sell-off

KKR preps for dealmaking in wake of stock market sell-off

Published 25/10/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Private equity firm KKR & Co Inc sees the chance to take advantage of the recent U.S. stock market plunge to [more…]

Blackstone third-quarter profit beats estimates amid market rise

Blackstone third-quarter profit beats estimates amid market rise

Published 18/10/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Blackstone Group LP (BX.N), the world’s largest manager of alternative assets, modestly exceeded analyst expectations with an 11 percent jump in [more…]

France’s OVH to triple spending to take on Google, Amazon in cloud…

France’s OVH to triple spending to take on Google, Amazon in cloud…

Published 18/10/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - French cloud computing company OVH plans to triple investment in the coming years to take on U.S. Internet giants Amazon and Alphabet’s [more…]