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  1. 10 business lessons to learn from Jim McKelvey: TechFlash 7 thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Business Journal

    ... BlackBerry has plans to introduce four new devices this year, including the $275 5-inch smartphone Leap. Bain Capital, an investor in Gainsight,...

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  2. What will Clear Channel Outdoor's division mean for billboard company?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... States and Canada and another company that will operate as an international unit. Scott Wells, a partner at Bain Capital in Boston, will lead Clear Channel Outdoor in the United States. William Eccleshare will focus on growing the company's ...

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  3. Bain Capital unit seeking $3.5B distressed-debt fundRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Journal

    A Bain Capital investment unit is seeking up to $3.5 billion for a new distressed-debt fund targeting companies throughout the globe.

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  4. Booker Raises $35M More From First Data, Bain Capital and OthersRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Street Fight

    Small business may not be a favored market in Silicon Valley, but investors elsewhere are placing their bets on companies that can reach mom-and-pops. New York-based Booker , a software firm that built a big business selling to the service industry, has raised $35 million more from a range of investors, including existing investors Bain Capital and Steve Case's Revolution Partners as well as a strategic investment from payment-processing giant First Data .

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  5. William Eccleshare to return to the UK as chief of Clear Channel InternationalRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Brand Republic

    ... since Suzanne Grimes' departure in August last year. Wells joins Clear Channel from asset management firm Bain Capital, where he was operating partner. He has sat on the board of directors for Clear Channel for six years. Since August last year, ...

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  6. Market MoverFAREWELL to IowaRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... did not offer an easy or inviting target. He turned back criticism arising from the tale of a company his Bain Capital had taken over, stripped of cash and closed, according to the reading of a New York Times story earlier last week as Newt Gingrich ...

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  7. Scott Wells Becomes Chief Executive Officer, Clear Channel Outdoor AmericasRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    March 2, 2015 - Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. , one of the world's largest outdoor advertising companies, announced today that Scott Wells will become Chief Executive Officer of Clear Channel Outdoor Americas, overseeing all of Clear Channel Outdoor's business in the U.S. and Canada. Wells will report to Bob Pittman, Chairman and CEO of both Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. and iHeartMedia, Inc., and Rich Bressler, Chief Financial Officer of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. and President, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of iHeartMedia, Inc. Wells joins Clear Channel Outdoor Americas from Bain Capital, where he served as an Operating Partner.

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  8. Magazine: Blake MycoskieRead the original story

    Yesterday | Nuvo

    ... That, however, wasn't the only big TOMS news of 2014. Last August, Mycoskie sold 50 per cent of the company to Bain Capital for a reported $325-million, concluding a six-month search for a private-equity partner experienced in growing global ...

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  9. Bain's Sankaty Seeks $3.5 Billion for Fund as Distress LoomsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    ... in North America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand, according to a separate letter sent to investors. Bain Capital oversees about $80 billion invested across private equity, venture capital and credit markets. It was co- founded by former U.S. ...

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  10. Buyout groups line up bids for Philips' lighting business, say sources-ReutersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PE Hub

    Philips ' sale of the majority of its lighting components business is nearing an end as buyout groups are lining up final bids, sources told Reuters. A consortium of private equity firms CVC and KKR as well as investor Bain Capital were expected to hand in offers by a Monday deadline valuing the business at roughly 2.5 billion euros , the sources said.

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  11. Weekly CEO Sells Highlight: PMC-Sierra Inc, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Nuance Communications ...Read the original story

    Yesterday | GuruFocus.com

    Weekly CEO Sells Highlight: PMC-Sierra Inc, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Nuance Communications Inc, and Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. According to GuruFocus Insider Data , these are the largest CEO sales during the past week: PMC-Sierra Inc , Bank of New York Mellon Corp , Nuance Communications Inc , and Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. . President and CEO of PMC-Sierra Inc Gregory S Lang sold 387,375 shares on 02/20/2015 at an average price of $9.47.

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  12. NXP Semiconductors Drives Off with Freescale in $16.7 Billion DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheStreet.com

    ... from Motorola -- and eventually bought by financial investors. NXP was picked up by Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and Bain Capital in 2006 for $10.4 billion and Freescale was bought , also in 2006, by a PE consortium led by Blackstone Group with Carlyle ...

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  13. The Dutch suitor is hoping the hype around self-driving cars will mean a boon to its business.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheStreet.com

    ... from Motorola -- and eventually bought by financial investors. NXP was picked up by Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and Bain Capital in 2006 for $10.4 billion and Freescale was bought , also in 2006, by a PE consortium led by Blackstone Group with Carlyle ...

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  14. Buyout groups line up bids for Philips' lighting business - sourcesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Philips' sale of the majority of its lighting components business is nearing an end as buyout groups are lining up final bids, three sources said on Monday. A consortium of private equity firms CVC and KKR as well as investor Bain Capital were expected to hand in offers by a Monday deadline valuing the business at roughly 2.5 billion euros , the sources said.

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  15. Fresh WindsTHE Elusive Truths of the 2012 CampaignRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... on a whirlwind tour of the places where Romney has either outsourced jobs as head of the venture capital firm Bain Capital, or where he has his personal wealth stashed. The ad begins with Romney singling on stage (the recording is from a campaign ...

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  16. The Wall Street Journal: Shutterfly faces proxy fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | MarketWatch

    Marathon Partners Equity Management LLC, a New York hedge fund, is planning to nominate three directors to the board of the online photography service The push to shake up the board comes after Shutterfly shopped itself but failed to strike a deal last year, according to other people familiar with the matter. The Redwood City, Calif., company, which has a market capitalization of about $1.8 billion, held talks with private equity bidders Bain Capital LLC and Silver Lake, but the discussions didn't result in a deal, the people said.

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  17. MYOB jabs back at rival XeroRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Age

    ... a licence fee, to using software hosted online, which customers pay for every month. Rumours abound that owner Bain Capital will soon list or sell MYOB, but Mr Reed wouldn't comment on the speculation. Bain bought MYOB from private equity firm ...

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  18. On Native GroundGLOBAL Warming: the Missing Issue at the DebatesRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... opinion. A key focus of your criticism, Mr. President, has been his role in taking over companies as head of Bain Capital and then shipping their jobs and manufacturing to China. Well, the U.S. Attorney in New York has just charged Bain Capital with ...

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  19. MYOB loss up 50 per cent as it steps up investmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... that make business life easier for our clients," said chief executive Tim Reed. Rumours abound that owner Bain Capital will soon list or sell MYOB, but he wouldn't comment on the speculation. He also refused to respond directly to criticism by rival ...

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  20. KSU grad who headed Bain Capital to speak ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Capital-Journal

    Michael F. Goss, a 1981 graduate of Kansas State University who went on to become managing director and head of global investor relations for Bain Capital, will return to his alma mater Thursday as the spring speaker in the College of Business Administration's Distinguished Lecture Series. Goss, who from 2004 to his retirement from Bain in 2013 oversaw a growth in the firm's managed assets from $10 billion to $70 billion, will speak at 9:45 a.m. in the Forum Hall of the K-State Student Union.

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