Blackstone Adds Takeda Unit to Health Roster
Takeda's over-the-counter business is "well-positioned to grow its established brands in Japan and launch new and expanded product offerings."
Building A Finance Full House
By recognizing and understanding team deficiencies, CFOs can invest in the necessary expertise to gain controls and efficiencies across a remote workforce.
The Prospect of Higher Taxes Could Spur Rush of Year-End PE Deals
Many PE players are starting to assess which way the political and fiscal winds are blowing and to work on getting deals done.
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.