This seems like a clear path to let them let you go, let you chase your dream, and let everyone benefit from doing the right thing. But this is likely only going to work if they are reasonable and if you have a positive versus an acrimonious relationship, so I hope that you have a foundation on which to execute this plan. Good luck! … [Read more...] about Can I ‘buy’ back an idea from the private equity firm that owns my company?
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According to Vivek Soni, Partner and National Leader, Private Equity Services, EY, "Globally, PE and VC industry is sitting on record levels of dry powder and as such these International GPs (general partners) do not lack capital, but rather are under pressure to deploy it on deals that make sense. As the Indian market matures, PE investors have increasingly embraced complexity and scale in deal making, borrowing from their globally successful buyout strategies." … [Read more...] about PE funds clock highest buyout deals in 11 months in July 2020: IVCA-EY Report
"The recent credit default events in NBFCs have taken a toll on the credit risk funds. As credit risk funds by default take credit risk and such event are credit events prompting investors to pull out," said a chief investment officer from a private fund house who did not wish to be named. … [Read more...] about AMFI Monthly: Credit risk funds see massive outflows in May; equity fund inflows up 17.5% MoM
Analysts in the UAE say that the greatest priority for the Emirates is to preserve the 'nation-state’ and the current political structure of the UAE. The greatest threat remains political Islam — both the Shia variety espoused by Teheran with its arc of influence extending to Iraq, Lebanon, and Yemen, as well as the Sunni variety espoused by the Muslim Brotherhood, groups patronised by Turkey and Qatar. The Islamic State, whose ideology is rooted in political Islam, also remains a potent threat. … [Read more...] about Abraham Accord: Why Israel and the UAE have reached a deal
How does this involve the NBA? The NBA bubble at Walt Disney World makes an excellent testing ground. NBA players have been undergoing saliva testing (and mouth and nose testing) for months to prove the efficacy of SalivaDirect. The league’s partnership with scientists has reportedly dampened outrage that, while the nation faces a testing shortage, the NBA has had private, overnight testing. … [Read more...] about The new COVID saliva test is a big deal: Here’s everything you need to know