Apple adds Shazam to the family

For me, the announcement that Apple is to acquire Shazam really isn't that surprising. In fact, it is more a case of why they haven't announced the deal earlier.

Broadcom set to slug it out with Qualcomm shareholders

Qualcomm's advisors and bankers are likely to be kept very busy over the coming weeks after Broadcom submitted a USD 103bn offer for the company.

Global fans to be targeted with Fanatics’ latest round of funding

Online sports merchandising company Fanatics’ most recent round of funding dwarfs its previous investments, with proceeds being earmarked for increasing its revenue in international markets.

British company TransferWise linked to “hyper growth” funder IVP

If rumours of an IVP investment in TransferWise are to be believed the UK's second "unicorn" company could be taking to a path which has already been well-trodden by others backed by the private equity firm.

Oak Hill Capital pulls in for another food stop

Oak Hill Capital, the US-based private equity investor, has announced that its taking a bite of another food chain, with a USD 525m investment in Checkers Drive In-Restaurants.