Investing

KKR Invests in Cybersecurity Firm KnowBe4 at $800M Valuation

Cybersecurity startup KnowBe4 has secured a minority investment from private equity giant KKR that values the firm at more than

Mithril Capital’s Ajay Royan Talks about Working with Peter Thiel and Why ‘Investing Is Hard’

It’s been an interesting month for Ajay Royan. On the one hand, Mithril Capital—the venture capital firm he co-founded with

Warren Buffett on Long-Term Investment Strategies (or How to Turn $10,000 Into $15 Million)

A few days after Berkshire Hathaway’s annual letter to shareholders disclosed the company’s lowest annual profit since 2001, Warren Buffett

India’s foreign direct investment inflows fall amid pre-election uncertainty

 The flow of foreign direct investment into India is dropping and may suffer its first full-year decline since Prime Minister

J.P. Morgan Moves Investment Bankers Into Open Office Spaces

J.P. Morgan Chase is breaking barriers—literally. The bank is tearing down walls in many of its investment banking offices and

Prolific Angel Investor David Tisch Talks About Missing WeWork, Casper, and Beating Himself Up Over Missed Deals

Missing a headliner such as WeWork is worse than investing in 100 companies on the highway to failure. That’s the

Amazon and GM May Invest in Electric Pickup-Truck Manufacturer Rivian

As Silicon Valley and Detroit slowly converge onto each other’s traditional turfs, companies in both industries are finding themselves forging

Investment Professionals Don’t Feel Very Confident About 2019

  “I’m not surprised very often. I have to admit to being shocked by some of our results this year.”

Why VC Firm Kleiner Perkins Wants to ‘Return to Its Roots’ With a New $600M Fund

Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers is trying to re-brand into the Kleiner of the past. The storied venture firm announced

Chinese Direct Investment in the U.S. Is Plummeting—and Likely to Fall Further

Chinese foreign direct investment in the U.S. totalled a paltry $ 4.8 billion last year, according to analysts at Rhodium