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Constellation Advisers Names Edward Tedeschi a Senior Advisory Board Member
Bain, Carlyle, Thoma Bravo Are Among Bidders for Citrix
Blackstone Reportedly in Talks to Buy Majority Stake in Key Thomson Reuters Unit
Paul Singer's Elliott Takes Stake in Takeover Target Uniper
Activist Investor Pushes for a Travelport Sale to Private Equity
Quotes about private equity firms
Giving a big equity award upfront is much more common among hedge funds and private equity firms than public companies.
These CEOs Could Earn Millions From Stock Awards Valued at Zero - Bloomberg
If you want to sell a division or company as a whole these leading private equity firms are certainly key in the M&A market and happen to be potential buyers.
Why Activist Investors Won't Touch the Big Buyout Shops
The private equity firms are targeting tech companies because their growth rates of 10 to 20% may seem slow for tech, but are high [compared to] other industries. They are in the midst of squeezing these companies for cash and forcing M&A across the board.
Citrix Is The Latest Enterprise Tech Firm Under Pressure From Activist Investors