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M&A wrap: Coronavirus, Jaguar, Mynd Spa, Genstar, Jefferies, Alvarez & Marsal, Riverside, M33 Growth, Paul Hastings

CORONAVIRUS IMPACTThe Dow Jones closed more than 900 points lower on Friday, as investors try to gauge the impact of the coronavirus on businesses and consumers.The economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic will likely lead to an uptick in bank failures, but when and how many will depend on an …

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M&A wrap: Coronavirus, Jefferies, Neiman Marcus, Centre Partners, Alvarez & Marsal, Riverside, M33 Growth, Paul Hastings

CORONAVIRUS IMPACTStocks were trading more than 500 points higher on Wednesday morning after a $2 trillion stimulus deal was reached. The coronavirus, also known as Covid-19, continues to impact the global economy. In the middle market, companies are proactively drawing down on revolving lines of credit and other sources of financing to …

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M&A wrap: Coronavirus, Softbank, MJ Hudson, iCapital, Alvarez & Marsal, Riverside, Merrill, M33 Growth, Paul Hastings

CORONAVIRUS IMPACTStocks opened more than 200 points lower on Monday morning, as investors assess the federal government’s proposed stimulus package. The coronavirus, also known as Covid-19, continues to impact the global economy. In the middle market, companies are proactively drawing down on revolving lines of credit and other sources of financing …

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M&A wrap: Amazon, Google, Intel, Microsoft, Salesforce, Alvarez & Marsal, Merrill, M33 Growth, Paul Hastings, Riverside

Once venture capital-backed startups themselves, today’s tech giants know a thing or two about VC seed money. It’s fitting that many of them have created corporate venture capital groups of their own. These CVCs help their owners experiment and nurture new technologies and ideas in the early stages, …

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M&A wrap: Coronavirus, Thomson Reuters, Insight Partners, J.H. Whitney, Alvarez & Marsal, Merrill, M33 Growth, Paul Hastings

CORONAVIRUS IMPACTThe Dow Jones Industrial Average opened more than 300 points lower on Wednesday morning on data from the U.S. Department of Labor that the number of new jobless claims has soared, as the coronavirus, also known as Covid-19 continues to impact the global economy. In the middle market, companies …

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“Brace for impact,” say private equity firms to portfolio companies about the coronavirus

By the middle of March, concerns about the impact of the coronavirus on the global economy have plunged the Dow Jones Industrial Average 9,000 points from the previous month. U.S. cities are instructing citizens to shelter in place, and the White House was working with Congress to craft an emergency …

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M&A wrap: Coronavirus, Hellman & Friedman, Huntsman, Thoma Bravo, Advent, TA, Alvarez & Marsal, Riverside, Merrill, Paul Hastings

The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 2,500 points on Monday morning after the federal government unveiled an emergency stimulus package on Sunday night, as fears spread about the impact on the global economy of the coronavirus, also known as Covid-19. Read our full coverage: Viral impact: How COVID-19 is …

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M&A wrap: PepsiCo, Rockstar, Coronavirus, Riverside, Gladstone Investment, Marlin Equity, Merrill, Paul Hastings

PepsiCo Inc. (Nasdaq: PEP) is buying energy-drink maker Rockstar Inc. for $3.85 billion, as the U.S. soft drink and snacks giant seeks to expand its beverage range amid waning appetite for traditional sodas. The deal is one of the first strategic moves by Pepsi CEO Ramon Laguarta since he took …

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M&A wrap: Coronavirus, Blackstone, HealthEdge, JLL, Warburg Pincus, Conanicut Capital, Riverside, Paul Hastings

The Dow Jones Industrial Average opened more than 700 points higher on Tuesday after the federal government said stimulus measures could be on the way. The news comes one day after the stock market posted its worst day since 2008, as oil prices plunged and investors continue to assess the impact of …

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Viral impact: How the coronavirus is affecting M&A and private equity

UPDATE: 10:30 am EST – The Dow Jones Industrial Average opened more than 700 points higher on Tuesday after the federal government said stimulus measures could be on the way. The news comes one day after the stock market posted its worst day since 2008, as oil prices plunged and investors continue to …

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