Tata, a private equity fund that's part of the India-based conglomerate, has dropped significant cash into Uber to fund its expansion, though the companies didn't say how much it paid.
The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday that the private equity firm Centerbridge Partners has a tentative deal to buy wireless broadband provider LightSquared out of bankruptcy in a deal worth $3.3 billion.
In true Reddit fashion, the social news site says it will share 10 percent of equity from the Series B funding round with its community members.
In a report to Congress, the Federal Reserve Board chairwoman cautions that equity valuations for companies like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn are "substantially stretched."
But Kazuo Hirai does say that he would consider taking on an equity partner for Sony's TV business.
The company could raise as much as $400 million to $500 million in a round led by equity firm TPG, according to the report.
The education software developer has sold its business to private equity firm Hellman & Friedman.
Bloomberg says Dell is in buyout talks with at least two private-equity firms and that the discussions are preliminary and could fall apart.
Google's growth-equity firm invests $50 million in the online real estate marketplace on a valuation of $1.2 billion.
The Pittsburgh-based startup accelerator will invest cash and business know-how into promising companies in return for equity.