Will Institutional Push into SRI and ESG Bring Better Benchmarks?
Interest from big players like BlackRock and TPG could help to create more robust metrics around socially responsible investing.
October 25, 2016
Daily Agenda: Clinton Viewed as Debate Victor
Consensus gives Clinton the edge over Trump; hedge funder Richard Perry to shutter fund; Caesars cuts deal with creditors; WTO lowers trade projections.
September 27, 2016
Spotify Boss Daniel Ek Faces Music from Apple, Google and Amazon
Ek’s music streaming service just signed a $1 billion convertible debt deal that could set the stage for an IPO next year.
April 13, 2016
Private Equity Giant TPG Gains Goldman Alum Winkelried
TPG Group has enlisted Jon Winkelried, a veteran of Goldman Sachs Group, as co-CEO to help it pursue strategies such as credit.
December 3, 2015
Daily Agenda: Fresh Easing Measures in China Drive Stocks There Higher
TPG Capital to acquire Cushman & Wakefield; Aramco to go on $80 billion shopping spree; Bank of England makes no change in policy.
May 11, 2015
Say What?! — Cleaning Up Insider Trading; Giving It All Away
April 8, 2015
Does Ares Management’s IPO Mark a New Era for Alternative Managers?
When his firm goes public this year, Ares co-founder and CEO Tony Ressler will join an elite billionaires’ club.
April 29, 2014
Institutional Investors Will Learn to Like the Sharing Economy
Look for conservative institutions to embrace the eventual IPOs of peer-to-peer rental services such as Airbnb and Uber.
March 1, 2014
BDCs Take Off as Mainstream Investors Seek Credit Alternatives
Growing in popularity, business development companies can deliver healthy returns by lending to midmarket businesses shut out by the banks.
January 28, 2014
Yahoo Eyes Year-End Stake Sale To PE Firm
Yahoo, with a market capitalization of around $19 billion, is aiming to offload a minority stake to a private equity firm by the end of 2011.
November 29, 2011