Private Equity Funds

Coming soon to a 3D printer near you: Plant-based steaks

Coming soon to a 3D printer near you: Plant-based steaks

Published 30/06/2020

TEL AVIV/ZURICH (Reuters) - Israeli start-up Redefine Meat plans to launch 3D printers to produce plant-based steaks mimicking real beef next year in a bid [more…]

Rainy day hastens sovereign wealth funds’ refocus to home

Rainy day hastens sovereign wealth funds’ refocus to home

Published 25/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Famed for snapping up glitzy real estate and stakes in troubled international banks during the global financial crisis, sovereign wealth funds are [more…]

London Stock Exchange’s Rathi to head UK financial watchdog

London Stock Exchange’s Rathi to head UK financial watchdog

Published 22/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Nikhil Rathi, head of the London Stock Exchange’s UK division, has been appointed chief executive of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), Britain’s [more…]

Honeywell launches new business unit to capture drone market

Honeywell launches new business unit to capture drone market

Published 15/06/2020

(Reuters) - Honeywell International Inc, a major supplier of aerospace products, said Monday it launched an unmanned aerial systems business to bet on the autonomous [more…]

Column: What would private equity funds in 401(k)s mean for retirement savers?

Column: What would private equity funds in 401(k)s mean for retirement savers?

Published 12/06/2020

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Employer retirement plans are not known for their flashy investments - a majority of 401(k) investors these days use target date funds [more…]

Online used car seller Vroom raises $467.5 million in upsized U.S. IPO

Online used car seller Vroom raises $467.5 million in upsized U.S. IPO

Published 09/06/2020

(Reuters) - Online used car seller Vroom Inc raised $467.5 million in its U.S. initial public offering, the company said on Monday, as the IPO [more…]

France nears 1-billion-euro crisis fund for aero suppliers: sources

France nears 1-billion-euro crisis fund for aero suppliers: sources

Published 03/06/2020

PARIS (Reuters) - French government and industry officials are negotiating a 1-billion-euro, privately led investment fund for small aerospace suppliers in which major manufacturers could [more…]

Thyssenkrupp CEO: No taboos in steel consolidation plans

Thyssenkrupp CEO: No taboos in steel consolidation plans

Published 19/05/2020

FRANKFURT/DUESSELDORF (Reuters) - Thyssenkrupp’s CEO on Tuesday said there were no taboos in plans to consolidate its steel unit, marking a break with tradition under [more…]

Florida business lender accused of accounting fraud settles with SEC

Florida business lender accused of accounting fraud settles with SEC

Published 13/05/2020

BOSTON (Reuters) - Miami-area direct lending firm TCA Fund Management Group Corp and its affiliates reached a settlement with U.S. securities regulators over allegations of [more…]

Thyssenkrupp warns of massive third-quarter loss as COVID-19 adds to pain

Thyssenkrupp warns of massive third-quarter loss as COVID-19 adds to pain

Published 12/05/2020

FRANKFURT/DUESSELDORF, Germany (Reuters) - German conglomerate Thyssenkrupp (TKAG.DE) on Tuesday warned its operating loss could swell to 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion) in the current [more…]