11 big things: Airbnb, Roblox lead a Bay Area IPO blitz

11 big things: Airbnb, Roblox lead a Bay Area IPO blitz

The holiday season is almost here. And for consumer-facing startups based in the Bay Area, the must-have gift of 2020 is a shiny new IPO.  Momentum has been building all autumn, with highly touted names including Snowflake, Palantir Technologies and Asana all going...
Buyout Firm CVC Capital Vies With CD&R for Bilfinger

Buyout Firm CVC Capital Vies With CD&R for Bilfinger

Private equity firm CVC Capital Partners has joined the race for German industrial services provider Bilfinger SE, according to people familiar with the matter. It’s competing with rival buyout firm Clayton Dubilier & Rice, whose interest in Mannheim-based...