Tag Archives: PE

Private Equity Investment Confirms Crowdfunding Valuation

Crowdfunding investors have approved a private equity investment in the United Kingdom’s second largest craft brewer. The private equity firm, L Catterton, was approved by 99% of the crowdfunding vote to acquire 27.9% of Innis & Gunn for £15 million, which, … Continue reading

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Breakthrough or Hoax?

Are we on the verge of a major electricity storage breakthrough or a hoax? The back page of the Wall Street Journal’s  “A” section today is a full page ad for a new technology that will double battery life. It … Continue reading

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Private Equity Deals Cool in 3rd Quarter

Pitchbook reports on private equity deals in third quarter of 2014, including: the number of deals have decreased 26% over same period 2013; capital invested decreased 11% to $203.9 billion; the median deal size is up 19% from $35.8 to … Continue reading

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