Private equity The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Private equity en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 26 Dec 2013 12:00:00 GMT 4 Things Investors Need to Know About Your Startup Be prepared to communicate these points, and you'll be speaking your investor's language. Thu, 26 Dec 2013 12:00:00 GMT Sharon Wienbar A Beginner's Guide to Private Equity It may be just what an established business needs, but watch out for ruthlessness. Mon, 30 Sep 2013 15:00:00 GMT Dr. Dre's Beats Electronics Gets $500 Million Investment From Carlyle, Buys Out HTC Beats dominates the U.S. market for high-end headphones, but it failed to give HTC its groove back, so the Taiwanese smartphone company is pulling the plug on their partnership. Fri, 27 Sep 2013 18:10:00 GMT Brian Patrick Eha 10 Questions to Ask if You Want to Create a Winning Business Plan Throw out everything you know about a business plan. These are the questions you need to ask to sell your idea to investors. Mon, 12 Aug 2013 11:00:00 GMT Arlene Weintraub Business-Buying Search Funds Gain Momentum The buy-build-sell strategy is spreading thanks to a few high-profile successes. Here's how it works. Thu, 07 Feb 2013 10:30:00 GMT Kyle Stock Private Equity and Entrepreneurs: Allies in Productivity (Opinion) Private-equity firms are in the spotlight thanks to Mitt Romney. But they don't deserve the blame they get for destroying jobs any more than young breakouts like Google, says Scott Shane. Tue, 27 Mar 2012 11:00:00 GMT Scott Shane Now, Private Equity for the Little Guys Private equity funding isn't a fit for every business. But even for those where it makes sense, PE firms have been hard to find and research -- until now. Fri, 21 Oct 2011 10:53:00 GMT Carol Tice Would Looser Investment Rules Help Small Businesses? The SEC is forming a small-business committee to review rules that entrepreneurs say make it harder to raise money. But relaxing the rules might not be a good thing. Fri, 13 May 2011 10:00:00 GMT Carol Tice