• Private Equity Firm TPG Plans to Raise Second Social Impact Fund

    1 month ago - By NY Times

    Executives said a 2016 effort showed there was a way to measure an investment's benefits for society while generating returns similar to a traditional fund.
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  • Adobe to buy marketing software firm Marketo for $4.75 billion

    1 month ago - By Reuters

    Adobe Systems Inc on Thursday agreed to buy Marketo Inc for $4.75 billion from private equity firm Vista Equity Partners Management, adding heft to its cloud-based digital marketing business.
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  • How the biggest private equity firms became the new banks

    1 month ago - By CNBC

    The biggest private equity firms have all but pivoted from private equity to private debt, joining a new breed of lightly regulated asset managers that have filled the void as banks are forced to retreat from risky deals, the FT reports.
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