A roughly $60 million block of private shares in Airbnb recent traded hands among institutional investors, sources have told Business Insider. The deal signals a possible pickup in activity of Airbnb shares after a rough few months in which the company's business and its valuation were hammered by the coronavirus crisis. The sale is a sign of a wider increase in activity in the secondary market for private shares in companies that have not yet gone public as pricing stabilizes and buyers seek out discounts.
Investors in Tokensoft's $4 million series seed round received a digital form of their equity using Ethereum. : Tokensoft, a digital securities platform for enterprises and financial institutions, has used blockchain tech to distribute equity to investors in a $4 million funding round. The seed round, which commenced in July 2018, was co-led by Base10 and e.ventures, with Coinbase Ventures and Fidelity-affiliate Avon Ventures also participating.
As stock markets retract and focus increasingly on large-cap index investing, private equity will grow - fueled by spin-offs, strong-arm tactics, the rise of offbeat strategies and remote dealmaking and fundraising.
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NEW YORK & HOUSTON, April 30, 2020-- Macquarie Capital Principal Finance ("Macquarie") and Warren Equity Partners ("Warren Equity") today announced that Macquarie has acquired a majority stake in Multifuels Midstream Group, LLC ("Multifuels Midstream"), a differentiated power and utility infrastructure platform focused on lateral natural gas pipelines and related assets in the US, supporting its customers by providing safe, reliable, and cost-effective solutions to rebuild or replace their aging assets.
A global private asset consultant and manager with offices in New York, Paris, Geneva and Singapore has made an executive hire, set to boost investment opportunities for local investors and super funds.
The Twenty Minute Vc: Venture Capital | Startup Funding | The Pitch: 20vc: Raising A $1.35bn Fund I, The Emerging Secondary Opportunity For Early Stage Managers And Founders & What It Takes To Win The Best Growth Deals Today With Ravi Viswanathan, Founder & Managing Partner @ Newview Capital
Ravi Viswanathan is the Founder and Managing Partner @ NewView Capital, launched in 2018 with their $1.35Bn Fund I, they have already set themselves as leaders in the world of growth funding with 3 massive exits in less than 2 years in the form of Plaid, sold to Visa for $5.3Bn, Acquia, sold to Vista Equity for $1Bn and then Scout, sold to WorkDay for $540M. Prior to founding NewView Ravis spent 14 years at one of the largest venture firms in the business, NEA where he co-led their venture growth equity practice and in 2016, became COO @ Nea.
SAN FRANCISCO, March 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Resolute Capital Partners ("RCP"), announced today the company has joined Elliott Management, a hedge fund manager, and Soft Bank, a high-tech funding firm, by investing alongside them in PLUM(r) Lending ("PLUM"). Earlier this month, RCP...
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Impact investing is increasingly popular among institutional investors and private equity funds. What does it mean for office owners? : While impact investing has become trendy among institutional and large private equity investors, it also "makes good business sense," according to Eric Enloe, managing director in charge of capital markets valuation nationally with real estate services firm JLL. Technology and Fortune 500 companies, which are generating growth in office occupancies nationwide, require environmentally-friendly office spaces, and so are driving this investor trend, Enloe notes.