Sterling Investment Services’ Private Equity News

Blackstone CEO Stephen Schwarzman discusses building the Blackstone Group, his new book and where the bubbles are in today’s market.
Posted: September 20, 2019, 7:03 pm
Postmates, the popular food delivery service, has raised another $225 million at a valuation of $2.4 billion, the company confirmed to TechCrunch on Thursday, ahead of an imminent initial public ...
Posted: September 20, 2019, 5:08 pm
Private equity, take note. Elizabeth Warren isn't going anywhere. On Tuesday, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and Rep. Mark Pocan (D-WI) announced that they had mailed letters to six private equity ...
Posted: September 20, 2019, 5:05 pm
One of Nashville’s largest health-tech companies has a new owner. Electronic health records provider Qualifacts has been sold to private equity firm Warburg Pincus LLC, according to a news release.
Posted: September 20, 2019, 10:57 am
The U.S. and China have engaged in a trade war that started a year ago as a tariff fight but later spilled into other areas such as technology. As tensions might well drag over the next decade, ...
Posted: September 20, 2019, 4:06 am
"There's a populist climate right now, and it's easy to paint the industry in a negative way," Harris said. "We need to do a better job of telling our story." Elizabeth Warren unveiled policy proposal ...
Posted: September 19, 2019, 7:38 pm
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Private equity billionaire Joshua Harris thinks there are still plenty of undervalued companies to improve and profit from, especially away from the public markets. “Certainly, ...
Posted: September 19, 2019, 3:19 pm
Despite growing concerns over valuations, investors remain bullish on private equity, results of a survey conducted by Preqin show. The survey results reveal that the vast majority of private equity ...
Posted: September 19, 2019, 12:31 pm
A few of my Vistage CEO members have dealt with, or are considering dealing with, a private equity firm. Sometimes PE firms represent a potential buyer of your company, like when they choose to ...
Posted: September 19, 2019, 11:25 am
One of the largest state-run pension funds in Brazil could gradually resume investing in private equity next year, following a period of cutting back its exposure to the asset class and changes in the ...
Posted: September 18, 2019, 7:32 pm
Data Collective (DCVC), a San Francisco-based venture capital firm, has raised $725 million for its fifth flagship “deep tech” fund. The new fund, DCVC V, will back early-stage startups and ...
Posted: September 18, 2019, 6:12 am
Here's a thing that happens in the world of American health care: You can show up to a hospital, have insurance, and then still unexpectedly be charged a bunch of money (potentially in the tens of ...
Posted: September 17, 2019, 2:42 pm
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