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Jon Corzine's ambition exceeded what the now-defunct MF Global brokerage could handle, private equity titan J. Christopher Flowers tells CNBC. But Flowers still considers Corzine a friend.
Uber is in talks to secure a round of financing from private equity investors that may value the company at more than $10 billion, Bloomberg reported.
As the summer driving season looms, U.S. retail gas remains stubbornly lodged near $4 per gallon.
Charles Drucker, president & CEO of Vantiv, discusses his plans to buy Mercury Payment Systems for $1.65 billion from private equity firm Silver Lake Group.
Philip Borel, editorial director at PEI, says private equity funding is strong outside of the U.S.
As the Washington Monument reopened, billionaire David Rubenstein—who paid for half the repairs—spoke to CNBC about the project's public-private partnership.
Are private equity firms ditching the big emerging markets? The short answer is no, despite recent disappointments.
There was a surprising amount of bubble talk at the Milken Institute's Global conference in Los Angeles last week.
Profits from exploration—otherwise known as "upstream" earnings—were a saving grace for Big Oil in the last quarter.
Some of the largest institutional investors in the world are bullish on emerging markets, believing the asset class now offers compelling opportunity.
Another credit bubble is being inflated, according to a senior private equity executive.
With stocks buoyed by a flurry of dealmaking on Monday, Blackstone CEO Steve Schwarzman says absolute valuations are "on the higher side."
Andrew Tymms, partner at Bain, says there will be big buyout deals this year as private equity firms have a "huge amount" of dry powder to use.
A trio of prominent hedge fund managers are funding a high-profile effort to raise awareness about climate change.
Private equity firm KKR plans to allow investors to sell parts of their stake in buyout funds through a new private market run by Nasdaq.
The U.S. energy renaissance has coincided with a boom in energy-related stocks, one that investors are starting to notice.
Carlyle has raised $698 million for its dedicated Africa fund, nearly $200 million above its initial target.
CNBC.com Enterprise Reporter Lawrence Delevingne discusses how the private equity industry views Africa.
With Brazil, Russia, India, and China slowing, private equity firms are increasingly investing in other less-developed markets.
Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital chairman & CEO, discusses the launch of luxury brand Baccarat Hotels & Resorts, and eco-brand 1 Hotels & Resorts.