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22 August 2016

Basketball star Kobe Bryant launches $100m VC fund

kobe-bryant-932875_960_720 NBA legend Kobe Bryant has launched a new $100m venture capital fund to invest in technology, media and data companies.

13 July 2016

Providence said to prep for sale of college marketing, media business Learfield

architecture-1122359_1920 Providence Equity Partners is reportedly eyeing an exit of its stake in US college media and marketing rights company Learfield Communications, three years after buying into the business.

21 October 2015

Early-stage investor Progress Ventures closes third fund on $20m

ux-787980_1920 Massachusetts-based Progress Ventures, the VC arm of investment bank Progress Partners, has closed its third fund on $20m.

4 September 2015

ZelnickMedia collects $360m for new fund

money-1035681-m New York-based ZelnickMedia, has collected just over $360m for its second private equity fund, AltAssets can reveal.

19 August 2015

NBCUniversal joins venture capital firms as Buzzfeed backer with $200m investment

gwz8rVN3_400x400 Booming global new media business Buzzfeed, which is backed by a host of venture capital firms, has picked up a $200m investment from news and media giant NBCUniversal.

14 August 2015

TPG Capital eyes up to $460m for IPO of new fund targeting troubled tech, media companies

dollar-505520_1280 US private equity major TPG Capital is targeting up to $460m for the IPO of a new blank-cheque business which will target underperforming companies in the tech, media and business services sectors.

5 May 2015

KKR to merge tech, media, coms teams ahead of new US fund

Simon_Brown_square Buyout major KKR is reportedly set to merge its US technology-focused private equity team with its media and communications team ahead of its next flagship North American fund.

20 February 2015

Silver Lake Waterman seals $20m investment in Science Inc

test-tubes-1-1416029-m Tech investment private equity major Silver Lake has invested $20m in media and e-commerce startup investor Science Inc through its Silver Lake Waterman subsidiary.

6 February 2015

Housatonic launches first fund in four years, targets $400m

miss-target Media and communications-focused Housatonic Partners has launched its sixth fund, more than four years after closing Fund V on $325m.

3 December 2014

Media, entertainment-focused Shamrock hires FTI’s Russo as partner

Patrick Russo Shamrock Mid-market-focused private equity firm Shamrock Capital Advisors has hired FTI Consulting’s Patrick Russo as its latest partner.

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