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Wiser has created a specially tailored email digest to help you stay up-to-date with the latest private equity news. It contains articles from the best sources on the internet. Private equity is a market that continues to grow as investors increasingly seek opportunities that offer better returns than other forms of investment. Private equity companies make investments in business that are not listed on the stock market, or investments that result in a business being de-listed. They then work to improve and develop the company to either sell it at a profit or institute an IPO. Venture capital investments and growth investments are two categories of private equity investments that are continuing to grow. The free Wiser private equity news email brings you the latest information on the industry, including analysis and details of recent buyouts or exits. The articles come from the best resources on the internet and are delivered in an easy to read format.

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How the MoD’s plan to privatise military housing ended in disaster
The Guardian • Holly Watt
Three Key Investment Challenges At The Interface of Health and Technology
Forbes • Contributor, David Shaywitz
BRIEF-NGL Energy Partners expects fiscal year 2017 adj EBITDA of about $380 mln
Reuters
The Odd Reality Of Richard Hendricks' Awkward Uber Pitch In HBO's Silicon Valley
Forbes • Contributor, Zara Stone
KMG buying Flowchem for $495M in cash
Seeking Alpha • Jason Aycock
iHeartRadio Parent May Not Survive One More Year as ‘Going Concern’
The Wrap • Matt Pressberg
6 Important Factors Venture Capitalists Consider Before Investing
Entrepreneur Magazine • Jonathan Long
Kedaara Capital looks to raise around $650 million in second round of funding
The Economic Times of India • Sneha Shah
Schwarzman Isn't That Wrong
Seeking Alpha • Bram De Haas
Behind the Money: He stepped out of the Pentagon and into venture capital
Chicago Tribune • Amina Elahi
 
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Private Equity, Real Estate
How the MoD’s plan to privatise military housing ended in disaster
The GuardianHolly Watt
In the village of St Eval, a former RAF base in Cornwall, the streets are named after aeroplanes. There is a Lancaster Crescent, a Lincoln Row, a Botha Road. The former officers’ houses are grand and generous, looking out over the village...
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Entrepreneurship, Health Care Costs
Three Key Investment Challenges At The Interface of Health and Technology
ForbesContributor, David Shaywitz
Success stories of startups at the interface of technology and health are emerging, but to be a part of them, traditional tech investors may need to get out of their comfort zone a bit, and learn to love, or at least embrace,...
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Accounting, Private Equity
BRIEF-NGL Energy Partners expects fiscal year 2017 adj EBITDA of about $380 mln
Reuters
NGL Energy Partners LP * NGL Energy Partners LP expects fiscal year 2017 adjusted EBITDA of approximately $380 million * For fiscal year 2018, NGL expects to generate adjusted EBITDA of approximately $500 million to $525 million * For FY 2018 distributable...
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Entrepreneurship, Private Equity
The Odd Reality Of Richard Hendricks' Awkward Uber Pitch In HBO's Silicon Valley
ForbesContributor, Zara Stone
What seems strange in HBO's Silicon Valley is an effective business strategy in real life.
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Economic Policy, Private Equity
KMG buying Flowchem for $495M in cash
Seeking AlphaJason Aycock
KMG Chemicals (KMG +1.1%) has a definitive deal to acquire Flowchem from Arsenal Capital Partners for $495M in cash. Flowchem makes a broad family of drag-reducing agents, specialty chemicals to reduce friction near pipeline walls and lessen turbulence to optimize pipeline flow....
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Bain Capital, Clear Channel Communications
iHeartRadio Parent May Not Survive One More Year as ‘Going Concern’
The WrapMatt Pressberg
iHeartMedia, the parent company of iHeartRadio, the largest operator of radio stations in the U.S., may not survive another year in business, the company announced in a Thursday SEC filing. “Management anticipates that our financial statements to be issued for the three...
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Finance, Investment Industry
6 Important Factors Venture Capitalists Consider Before Investing
Entrepreneur MagazineJonathan Long
I am constantly speaking with entrepreneurs, and they all seem to share the same obstacle: securing funding. Sometimes, bootstrapping isn’t a viable option and traditional lenders won’t approve a business loan, resulting in the need for venture capital (VC) money. Reality check:...
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Corporate Governance, Finance
Kedaara Capital looks to raise around $650 million in second round of funding
The Economic Times of IndiaSneha Shah
MUMBAI: Four years after its first fund, homegrown private equity fund Kedaara Capital looks set to raise a bigger second fund of around $650 million, with a first close of about $400 million, said people aware of the matter. Canadian pension fund...
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Bain Capital, Finance
Schwarzman Isn't That Wrong
Seeking AlphaBram De Haas
Summary Steve Schwarzman says Blackstone is a $100 stock. He's getting laughed at but perhaps it isn't that ridiculous. The U.S. Private Equity brands are at an interesting point in history. Successful horizontal and geographic expansion could be a tremendous boon for...
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Defense Policy, Finance
Behind the Money: He stepped out of the Pentagon and into venture capital
Chicago TribuneAmina Elahi
Chicago’s top venture capitalists are well-known leaders whose identities often define their firms. But what about those who aren’t on the marquee? Behind the big names, there are principals and associates finding deals, mentoring startups and figuring out how to improve the...
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