A laid-off employee from a company owned by Bain Capital will join Rep. Cheri Bustos (D-Ill.) as her guest at the State of the Union address on Tuesday. Dot Turner was one of 170 workers at Sensata Technologies' Freeport, Ill., plant who had their jobs offshored to China last year. Turner had worked at the plant for 43 years. "I hope that President Obama lays out a plan that...
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The former presidential candidate is once again a private equity executive, but not at Bain Capital.
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EVEN a cursory view of yesterday's Fairfax results makes it clear why the company has once more called in corporate doctors Bain & Co.
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In recent months the executive who oversaw the big-box banner's expansion throughout the country has been courted by Bain Capital to lead its Toys R Us division, sources say
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Mitt Romney has returned to the private sector, taking on a role at an investment firm run by his son Tagg. Romney will serve part of the time as chairman of the executive committee at Solamere Capital, a source with knowledge of his plans confirms. A letter has gone out to investors announcing Romney's increased role. Read full article >>
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NBC News reports Mitt Romney will join Solamere Capital in a part-time role.
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I've been a faithful and consistent supporter of hostile takeovers and the Bain Capital Model based on classic Schumpeterian reasoning. Creative destruction requires not only the innovative creators that we love to celebrate - Sergi Brin or Elon Musk - but also ruthless destroyers - Vic Posner or Henry Kravis. Before Julia Child could prepare Gigot a la Moutarde, someone had...
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Written by Matt Harris, a managing director at Bain Capital Ventures in New York. Matt, who specializes in financial services startups, has invested in Dwolla and Billtrust. Bain is not an investor in Braintree or Square.
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NEW YORK (TheDeal) -- Quintiles Transnational Holdings raised about $947 million for its private-equity backers including Bain Capital Partners and TPG Group as research services company held its public offering at $40, and then proceeded to rise. Shares were little changed Friday at $42.07 after gaining 5.3% on Thursday, the company's debut on the New York Stock Exchange....
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - A private equity group made up of Bain Capital LLC and Golden Gate Capital Corp has emerged as the lead contender to buy BMC Software Inc for more than $6.5 billion, three people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.
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