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Fresh investment to help Uber boost India ridership to 1 million daily

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.

By August 19, 2015

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Private equity firm to buy LightSquared

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.

By December 11, 2013

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Reddit gets $50 million in funding, will share bounty with community

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.

By September 30, 2014

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Fed chief Yellen warns social-media stock prices are too high

In a report to Congress, the Federal Reserve Board chairwoman cautions that equity valuations for companies like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn are "substantially stretched."

By July 15, 2014

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Sony's troubled TV division not up for sale, says CEO

But Kazuo Hirai does say that he would consider taking on an equity partner for Sony's TV business.

By May 22, 2014

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Airbnb nears major funding round on $10B valuation, report says

The company could raise as much as $400 million to $500 million in a round led by equity firm TPG, according to the report.

By March 20, 2014

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Renaissance Learning sold for $1.1 billion after Google investment

The education software developer has sold its business to private equity firm Hellman & Friedman.

By March 13, 2014

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Auction.com raises $50M from Google Capital

Google's growth-equity firm invests $50 million in the online real estate marketplace on a valuation of $1.2 billion.

By March 5, 2014

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Dell in talks with private-equity firms to go private, report says

Bloomberg says Dell is in buyout talks with at least two private-equity firms and that the discussions are preliminary and could fall apart.

By January 14, 2013

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AlphaLab Gear looks to boost hardware, robotics startups

The Pittsburgh-based startup accelerator will invest cash and business know-how into promising companies in return for equity.

By November 18, 2013