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The Time Exxon Went Into the Semiconductor Business
And it wasn't just Exxon. In Silicon Valley's early days, all sorts of major corporations tried to get a piece of the pie.
Thu May 16, 2013
Rural/Metro CEO Michael DiMino replaced amid layoffs
Michael DiMino , who has served as president and CEO of Scottsdale-based Rural/Metro Corp.
Tue May 14, 2013
People's Daily Online
Warburg announces fund closure
Warburg Pincus, a leading global private equity firm, announced on Monday the closure of a key investment fund.
Mon May 13, 2013
Warburg Pincus closes private equity fund
According to the firm, the new fund is one of the largest private equity funds raised post the global financial crisis.
Wed May 08, 2013
What's next for luxury retailer Neiman Marcus?
Private equity owners of Dallas-based Neiman Marcus Group Inc. will take a series of steps in the upcoming months as they explore their exit strategy .
Tue May 07, 2013
UK: Retailer Poundland silent over sale reports
UK discount retailer Poundland has declined to comment on reports the group is the subject of a potential sale by owner Warburg Pincus.
Market Chatter-Corporate finance press digest
* Third Point, the hedge fund run by billionaire Dan Loeb, has hired banks for an initial public offering of its reinsurer business, according to three sources familiar with the matter.
Mon May 06, 2013
Dallas Morning News
Owners exploring sale or public offering of Dallas-based Neiman Marcus
Neiman Marcus has been trying to recapture the sales volume the luxury retailer raked in before the recession while carrying the debt the chain assumed when it was taken private in 2005.
Warburg may sell Poundland for A 600m
BUDGET retailer Poundland could be sold for as much as 600 million as its owner plans to cash in on demand from hard-pressed consumers.
UPDATE 1-Warburg's Antero Resources plans IPO-sources
Antero Resources, an oil and natural gas company controlled by Warburg Pincus LLC, is preparing for an initial public offering that could value it at as much as $10 billion, three people familiar with the matter said on Monday.
TPG Capital, Warburg said to explore Neiman Marcus exit
TPG Capital and Warburg Pincus LLC are exploring a sale or public offering of Neiman Marcus Group Inc.
Sun May 05, 2013
The Globe and Mail
Private equity firms eye Neiman Marcus Exit -Bloomberg
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Wed May 01, 2013
Guangdong Zhenrong and Warburg Pincus in Dispute
Titan Petrochemicals is navigating a rocky road in its attempt to resume trading.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Liberty Global Raises Stake in Ziggo
Cable company Liberty Global Inc. raised its stake in Ziggo NV , fueling speculation about a possible takeover of the Dutch cable operator.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Deals of the day -- mergers and acquisitions
** The French government sold a 2.1 percent stake in Airbus parent EADS for 707 million euros , it said, marking one of the final steps in the overhaul of the ownership of the European aerospace and defense group.
U.S. PE firms vying for Santander asset management stake-sources
Spain's biggest bank Santander is in exclusive talks with U.S. private equity firms Warburg Pincus and General Atlantic LLC to sell a stake in its asset management business, three people familiar with the discussions said.
HAPPI/Household & PP Industry
Hassan Resigns from Avon Board
Fred Hassan has resigned from the Avon Board of Directors in order to focus more time on his other professional commitments.
The Washington Post
Ziggo Slumps as Owners Sell $1.2 Billion Stake in Cable Exit
Ziggo NV owners Warburg Pincus LLC and Cinven Ltd. are selling their remaining 17 percent stake in the Dutch cable-television operator, sending the stock for the biggest decline since its debut a year ago.
Cinven and Warburg Pincus launch deal to reduce stake in Ziggo N.V.
The current direct combined ownership interest of Cinven, Warburg Pincus and their co-investors is approximately 34 million shares, representing approximately 17% of Ziggo's ordinary share capital.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
The Globe and Mail
Encana to sell legacy gas asset in northeast B.C.
Encana Corp. has struck a deal to sell a mature natural gas asset in British Columbia to an energy company controlled by one of the world's largest private equity firms.