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Vice Media gets $450 mln investment from TPG Capital: Wall Street Journal

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Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 19th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Vice Media secures $450 million investment from private-equity firm TPG

Vice Media secures a $450 million investment from TPG, which gives the digital media company a valuation of around $5.7 billion......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 19th, 2017

Sprint chairman engages Warren Buffett for possible investment: WSJ

(Reuters) - Sprint Corp's chairman, Masayoshi Son, has engaged in talks with Berkshire Hathaway Inc's Warren Buffett and media mogul John Malone to discuss a potential investment in the U.S. wireless company, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 14th, 2017

Sears" CEO blames the media for company"s decline — but his obsession with Wall Street set it up for failure (SHLD)

AP Sears Holdings spent $5.8 billion buying back shares from 2005 to 2010, draining the company of resources. CEO Eddie Lampert defended the buybacks as the most efficient use of capital, arguing that investment in stores.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 21st, 2017

​Costco rival BJ’s Wholesale prepares for IPO or sale

The private equity firms that own BJ’s Wholesale Club are considering selling the retailer or taking it public, the Wall Street Journal reported. The firms, CVC Capital Partners and Leonard Green & Partners, are now hiring investment bankers to e.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2017

BJ’s Wholesale readying for IPO or sale, says report

The private equity firms that own BJ’s Wholesale Club are considering selling the retailer or taking it public, the Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday. The firms, CVC Capital Partners and Leonard Green & Partners, are now hiring investment ban.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2017

Fifth Third (FITB) Invests in Fintech Startup to Grow Lending

According to a Wall Street Journal report, Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB) is making an equity investment in San Francisco-based startup online lender, ApplePie Capital, to seek new opportunities in the lending space. With technology becoming an ess.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksDec 13th, 2016

Data center operator with Jacksonville presence is reportedly exploring a sale

Cologix Inc., a Denver-based data center operator, "has retained investment banks to explore a sale of the company," the Wall Street Journal reports. The report says that Barclays Bank PLC and DH Capital LLC are "leading the auction" for Cologix, and tha.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 2nd, 2016

Colorado data center operator is reportedly exploring a sale

Cologix Inc., a Denver-based data center operator, "has retained investment banks to explore a sale of the company," the Wall Street Journal reports. The report says that Barclays Bank PLC and DH Capital LLC are "leading the auction" for Cologix. The W.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 2nd, 2016

China to tighten control on domestic firms" foreign investment: WSJ

(Reuters) - China plans to tighten controls on Chinese companies looking to invest abroad, in an effort to slow a surge of capital fleeing offshore, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing documents it reviewed and sources familiar with the ma.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 25th, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: NBCUniversal to integrate ad services with Buzzfeed as part of $200 million investment

BuzzFeed and Comcast Corp.’s NBCUniversal revealed new plans to intertwine their ad sales and production, as part of NBCU’s additional $200 million strategic investment in the millennial-focus digital media darling......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 21st, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: NBCUniversal pumping another $200 million into BuzzFeed

Comcast Corp.’s NBCUniversal is investing another $200 million in BuzzFeed, doubling its investment in the digital media company, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 20th, 2016

Airbnb's Funding Round Led by Google Capital - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalAirbnb's Funding Round Led by Google CapitalWall Street JournalAirbnb Inc. has brought on Alphabet Inc.'s investment arm as a backer, part of an expected $850 million funding round that values the home-rental company at $30 bill.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 22nd, 2016

Vice CEO Shane Smith says he bought this $23 million estate without setting foot inside — here"s what it"s like

Slaven Vlasic / Getty Images, The AgencyLast year, Vice Media CEO Shane Smith shelled out $23 million for a massive property in Santa Monica, California — without ever setting foot in it, he told The Wall Street Journal. His wife had scoped out what.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 6th, 2016

Vice CEO Shane Smith says he bought this $23 million mansion without stepping foot inside — here"s what it"s like

Slaven Vlasic / Getty Images, The AgencyLast year, Vice Media CEO Shane Smith shelled out $23 million for a massive property in Santa Monica, California — without ever setting foot in it, he tells The Wall Street Journal. His wife had scoped out wha.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 6th, 2016

Kim Jong Un reportedly withdraws threat to shoot missiles toward Guam

KCNA/ via REUTERS Kim Jong Un has backed off from North Korea's threat to launch missiles at the US territory of Guam, according to The Wall Street Journal. Citing North Korean state media, The Journal said .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 15th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Chinese probe targets Weibo, WeChat, Baidu site over threat to public security

China’s internet regulator is investigating whether some of the country’s biggest social-media platforms violated the nation’s new cybersecurity law by hosting content including “violent terrorism, fake rumors and pornography.”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 11th, 2017

Fiduciary rule may face 18-month delay: WSJ

A rule intended to protect retirement savers from biased investment advice may face an 18-month delay in implementation, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing a recent court document. WSJ said the Labor Department has .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 9th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: SoftBank fund to invest $1 billion in sports e-commerce startup Fanatics

SoftBank Group Corp. and its Vision Fund are closing a $1 billion investment in onlin.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 8th, 2017

Google developing technology for Snapchat-like media content: Wall Street Journal

(Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's Google is developing technology to create media content along the lines of Snap Inc's "Discover" platform, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 4th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Kushner Cos. subpoenaed over investment-for-immigration program

Kushner Cos., the New Y.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 2nd, 2017