Private Capital

INSIGHT-Fed, OCC differ in enforcing leveraged lending guidelines

NEW YORK, April 25 - Some major U.S. banks are privately complaining that they are getting the short end of the regulatory stick when it comes to the profitable business of lending to heavily indebted companies.

Michael Dell to sell gardening firm ValleyCrest to KKR unit - FT

April 24 - Dell Inc Chief Executive Michael Dell is likely to sell his corporate gardening company ValleyCrest to KKR & Co LP's Brickman unit, the Financial Times reported.

Regulatory News, 4:11am BST

KKR, Nasdaq plan market for trading stakes in buyout funds -WSJ

April 24 - Private equity firm KKR & Co LP plans to allow investors to sell parts of their stake in buyout funds through a new private market run by Nasdaq OMX Group Inc , the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter.

Bonds, Regulatory News, 2:48am BST

Activist fund Relational discloses stake in "undervalued" Clean Harbors

April 24 - Privately owned activist fund Relational Investors LLC disclosed a 9.08 percent stake in Clean Harbors Inc, saying the hazardous waste manager is "undervalued," according to a regulatory filing.

Regulatory News, 24 Apr 2014

UPDATE 1-Wall Street watchdog mandates broker background checks

April 24 - Wall Street's self-funded regulator said brokerage firms would have to conduct their own background checks on new recruits after critics pointed to gaps in disclosures by some brokers with checkered histories.

Regulatory News, 24 Apr 2014

UPDATE 2-Cliffs Natural posts Q1 loss on lower iron ore, coal prices

(Adds CEO comment, details on weather impact, background; updates share price)

Regulatory News, 24 Apr 2014

DEALTALK-China's big pork IPO brought low by blunders and bad luck

* Company owners sought valuations that were too rich -sources

Regulatory News 24 Apr 2014

Warburg Pincus to take majority stake in startup PayScale

April 24 - Private equity firm Warburg Pincus has agreed to take a majority stake in software startup PayScale, which offers compensation data to individuals and companies.

24 Apr 2014

peHUB-Gores puts Sage Auto Interiors on the block

NEW YORK, April 24 (Reuters-peHUB) - The Gores Group has put Sage Automotive Interiors up for sale more than two years after buying the company, three sources said.

Bonds, Regulatory News, 24 Apr 2014
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Is U.S. economic patriotism hurting?

Any Americans believing that their country is being bought up by the Chinese might want to think again, according to the Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment.

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