Private Equity Firm to Buy Cvent for $1.65B
Vista Equity is paying a 69% premium for the event management software company, which has been on a wild Wall Street ride since going public in 2013.
Biotech Investor Accused of Stealing $18M
A controller and chief legal officer also played 'integral roles' in the scheme, says the SEC.
ADT to Be Acquired by Apollo for $6.9B
Apollo will combine ADT with Protection 1, a competitor in home security it acquired last May.
Chinese Citizens Accused of Insider Trading
The SEC alleges a former TPG Capital employee tipped his cousin off to pending health-care deals involving the private-equity firm.
LBOs Face Mounting Credit Risks, S&P Says
With debt burdens approaching the levels of the last LBO boom, the ratings agency warns there could be trouble for issuers.
PE Firm Fined $10M Over Disclosure Violations
Private equity firm Fenway Partners failed to disclose some of the fees a portfolio company paid to a consulting firm affiliate, according to the SEC.
California Treasurer Wants Private Equity Firms to Disclose Pension Fees
State official says the fees private equity firms charge to public pension funds are excessive and not transparent.
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Blackstone Fined $39M Over Fee Practices
The settlement with the SEC is the second stemming from the agency's increased authority over the private equity industry.
Private Equity Firm Acquires Solera for $6.5B
The software provider is sold to Vista Equity Partners after announcing last month it was exploring strategic alternatives.