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.
Twitter Makes Deal With Activist Investor Elliott
The agreement averts a battle over Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's leadership but "lays the groundwork for eventually replacing" him.
Motorola Solutions Receives a New $1B Investment from Silver Lake
Silver Lake will also settle Motorola Solutions’ outstanding $800 million aggregate principal investment one year ahead of its maturity.
Dell, VMware Deal to Create New Public Stock
The tech giant will simplify its capital structure by exchanging the VMWare tracking stock for publicly-listed Dell shares.
Silver Lake Offers $3B for U.K. Property Portal
Zoopla, a British counterpart to Zillow, has been growing as consumers continue to shift to websites for initial property searches and other services.
PE Firm Invests $500 Million in Symantec
Silver Lake has a history of helping to revive technology companies that "have fallen out of favor or stalled for various reasons."
Michael Dell’s False Dichotomy
Why going private won't necessarily pay off for the computer company.