• Term Sheet - Thursday, May 17

    7 days ago - By Fortune

    CLASH OF THE TITANS It's not just venture capital firms raising record amounts of capital. Private equity tech giants are also facing off with a slate of new mega-funds.
    Vista Equity Partners Management and Thoma Bravo, which are two of the largest technology-focused PE firms, are currently in a race for big dollars. Vista hopes to raise approximately $12 billion for its new buyout fund, while Thoma Bravo is targeting $10 billion, according to The Wall Street Journal.
    Why is this important?
    Dry powder levels are at record highs. Buyout funds were sitting on an all-time high of $633 billion...
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  • Warren Equity Partners Announces Acquisition of Superior Industrial Maintenance Compa

    Warren Equity Partners Announces Acquisition of Superior Industrial Maintenance Compa

    7 days ago - By Venture Beat

    PRESS RELEASE: CONCORD, N.C.--May 17, 2018- Warren Equity Partners, a lower middle market private equity fund, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Superior Industrial Maintenance Company. SIMCO, based in Concord, NC, provides corrosion protection services for...
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