Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:01:37 GMT
Exclusive: Education Startup EverFi Raises $190 Million
Nehal Raj, a partner at TPG who leads tech investments, said that EverFi's business meshes well with the firm's investment thesis, which involves homing in on an outdated process in a market featuring relatively few competitors. Education has ...
TPG's Rise Fund comes out of the gates with a big edtech investment in EverFi
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:00:11 GMT
Now We Know What Yahoo Made on Its Early Snapchat Bet
When Yahoo first bought its stake in Snap, it had used a portion of the cash earned from an earlier investment in Alibaba to finance its bet on Snapchat. Speculation was rife then that Snap could be Yahoo's next Alibaba. And while Snap enjoyed the ...
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:09:05 GMT
Why Companies That Cheer Trump Tax Cuts Might Not Hire More Workers
U.S. businesses would reap a windfall if President Donald Trump's plan to cut corporate tax rates and slash taxes on cash parked overseas becomes law, but it was unclear whether they would stimulate a surge in investment and job creation in return.