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Europe Becoming More Attractive to Private Equity Investors

As economies across Europe started to escape their multi-year slump, private equity and venture capital funders began to see opportunities for investment. It turns out that their optimism was well placed. In a 2016 New York Times interview, PE firm General … Continue reading

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India’s Growing Economy Influences Private Equity Investment Patterns

India is definitely the shining light of emerging market economies. The ever-growing GDP and a concurrent rise of the middle class have resulted in increased spending across the board. Indian consumers are bringing a lot of buying power to the … Continue reading

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U.S.-China Relations Organization Boasts Many High-Powered Board Members

China has been in the news a lot lately. From naval exercises in the South China Sea to changes in the diplomatic relationship between the U.S. and China with the election of a new president, it’s clear that China, in … Continue reading

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US China Relations Impact Asia Pacific Economic Summit

The Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit is taking place in Manila this week and will be attended by 21 member countries. Over 7,000 attendees comprised of government officials, CEOs, and high-ranking executives, and others will be attendance. Leading figures … Continue reading

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China’s Tsinghua University Builds Connections with US Technology Leaders

Innovation is international, and that idea is most notably expressed by the decision of China’s Tsinghua University to partner with the University of Washington in the launch of a graduate school devoted to new technology. Initial funding from Microsoft totaling … Continue reading

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