The activity represents an increase of about 15 percent in both volume and value from the previous year. On a cautionary note looking forward, he points out that, "attitudes began to change in the fourth quarter, as the leveraged loan market—which has swollen in size since the financial crisis—saw downward swings in pricing. The year yielded a bumper crop for private equity buyout deals, found Preqin. The research house reported that 5, PE deals were announced in , making it the most active year the industry has ever recorded, as measured by deal volume. The activity built from the previous record of 4, deals announced in Sectors that saw a lot of activity included: software and data, retail and consumer, and healthcare. Among the significant strategic buyer transactions to close in were: Autodesk Inc. On the PE side, notable deals included the Jordan Co.
Intersection of Life and Faith
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In her mid-twenties, at the height of tech industry idealism, Anna Wiener—stuck, broke, and looking for meaning in her work, like any good millennial--left a job in book publishing for the promise of the new digital economy. She moved from New York to San Francisco, where she landed at a big-data startup in the heart of the Silicon Valley bubble: a world of surreal extravagance, dubious success, and fresh-faced entrepreneurs hell-bent on domination, glory, and, of course, progress. Anna arrived amidst a massive cultural shift, as the tech industry rapidly transformed into a locus of wealth and power rivaling Wall Street.
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