• July 11- Silver Lake Partners LP has agreed to pay $29.5 million to settle a lawsuit that accused several large private equity firms of conspiring not to outbid each other on takeovers prior to the financial crisis.

  • July 3- Archer Daniels Midland Co is close to buying natural food ingredients maker Wild Flavors GmbH, backed by buyout group KKR& Co, for about 2.5 billion euros, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

  • SAO PAULO, July 2- Mergers and acquisitions in Brazil are expected to gain steam by the year-end as economic and political risks ease, helping companies and private-equity firms scouring for takeover targets focus on tapping the country's long-term potential.

  • July 1- Private-equity firms KKR& Co LP and TPG Capital are among the groups looking to buy a majority stake in food retailer Kuwait Food Co SAK, better known as Americana, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter. The other potential bidders include CVC Capital Partners Ltd and Advent International Corp, Bloomberg said.

  • June 29- Gardner Denver has agreed to pay $29 million to its former shareholders to settle allegations the industrial pumps producer was undervalued in its $3.7 billion sale last year to private equity firm KKR& Co, according to court documents.

  • NEW YORK, June 26- KKR& Co LP said on Thursday it named Alexander Navab sole head of its Americas private equity business after a review resulted in Michael Michelson's giving up his title as co-head alongside Navab to return to full-time investing.

  • First Data in $3.5B private investment led by KKR Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    First Data announced that its parent has received commitments to purchase about $3.5 billion of common equity in a private placement, led by KKR.

  • GSK invites private equity bid for drugs: Sources Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 12:34 PM ET
    A GlaxoSmithKline Plc logo sits on a sign outside the company's headquarters in London, U.K.

    GSK has invited private equity firms to consider making offers for a range of its older drugs, three people with direct knowledge of the matter said.

  • Former US bank exec bolts from Russian oil giant Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 8:37 AM ET
    John Mack

    John Mack, a former chief executive at Morgan Stanley, has left the board of Russia's top oil producer, which has been hit by sanctions.

  • Lightning Round: Bank of America, Skechers & More Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 6:48 PM ET

    It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • UniCredit profit: Sign of an Italian renaissance? Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 6:01 AM ET

    Italy’s largest lender returned to profitability in the first quarter, as it cleaned up its balance sheet ahead of euro zone bank health checks.

  • Clothing group FatFace seeks $743M London listing Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 11:59 AM ET

    British clothing chain FatFace is to list on the London Stock Exchange, it said on Thursday, targeting a market value of at least 440 million pounds ($743 million).

  • Texas' Energy Future files for bankruptcy Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014 | 12:26 PM ET
    The Luminant Lake Hubbard natural gas power plant, a subsidiary of Texas Energy Future Holdings LP, stands in Dallas, Texas.

    Energy Future filed for bankruptcy protection, seven years after its record leveraged buyout stacked it with debt just as prices for its electricity plunged.

  • What were we thinking? How we chose the CNBC 25 Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    Steve Jobs, Meg Whitman and Mark Zuckerberg

    Here’s how we picked the leaders who sparked the biggest changes in business over the last 25 years—and why you’ll hate the list no matter what.

  • Guess what KKR is measuring at its companies now? Friday, 25 Apr 2014 | 12:29 PM ET

    The private equity firm considers P/E ratio, market share and products in the pipeline. But now there's a new measure of a company's worth.

  • KKR, Nasdaq launch new market in fractional shares Friday, 25 Apr 2014 | 7:37 AM ET
    The exterior facade of the NASDAQ market on the first day of Facebook trading on May 18, 2012.

    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.

  • KKR seeks $2 billion for infrastructure fund: Report Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 3:47 PM ET
    Henry Kravis, co-founder of KKR

    Prominent private equity firm KKR is seeking $2 billion for a fund to make global infrastructure investments, according to Bloomberg.

  • Bill Miller's top investment advice for 2014 Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 8:00 AM ET

    Legendary Legg Mason fund manager Bill Miller offers tips on how to invest in a market that will change in ways you'll never be able to predict.

  • Apollo Global President Marc Spilker to step down Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 11:26 AM ET

    Private equity firm Apollo Global Management said Marc Spilker would step down as president and member of the executive committee.

  • 'Beware' the UK IPO flurry fueled by private equity Monday, 17 Mar 2014 | 5:54 AM ET
    London Stock Exchange

    The U.K. IPO market is in rude health, but analysts warn investors should be wary of "opportunistic" private equity firms offloading firms.