KKR Makes $750 Million Beauty Bet on Coty
The investment is the first step toward a broader deal under which KKR would acquire 60% of Coty's professional beauty and hair care business.
Norwegian Cruise Line Issues ‘Going Concern’ Alert
With cruise sailings suspended, the company says it may not have sufficient liquidity to meet its debt obligations over the next 12 months.
Airbnb Gets $1B Capital Infusion From PE Firms
The investment by Silver Lake and Sixth Street Partners comes as travel companies reel from a coronavirus-driven plunge in demand.
Private Equity & Venture Capital Valuations Draw Scrutiny
Regulators and standard setters have increasingly turned up the heat on PE and VC managers over the past several years.
Dell Sells RSA for $2B to Streamline Portfolio
The sale of the cybersecurity firm to an investor group "gives us greater flexibility to focus on integrated innovation across Dell Technologies."
KKR Earnings Fall 18% in Q4 But Beat Estimates
The firm's assets under management rose 12% in 2019, reflecting growing demand worldwide for private investments.
Private Capital Aimed at Distressed Businesses in 2020
With a recession potentially looming, venture capital and private equity funds seek to pick up troubled assets from lenders on the cheap.
Private Equity CFOs Face Extra Complexities
Responsibilities for financial reporting, FP&A, systems implementation, capital needs, and more can be heavier than other private company CFOs experience.
The Two Faces of Private Equity
Host Analytics' CFO makes a case for private equity, recalibrates the software company's business focus, and sets a six-point agenda for his finance team.
PE Firms Face Growing Scrutiny over Valuations
How fund managers establish, govern, and carry out their valuation process will be increasingly important to PE stakeholders in the next few years.
‘Shadow Banking’ Saddled With Undeserved Poor Image
Alternative lenders are an increasingly important source of capital and could be a vital lifeline during a recession, Paul Hastings attorney says.