By the numbers: a record-setting quarter for private equity exits

May 27, 2011

It’s time for private equity firms to collect. The second quarter of 2011 has been a good month for these institutions, with records for exits already falling.

Let’s take a quick look at the hot numbers from this scorching quarter:

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Five things you need to know about a possible Zynga IPO

May 26, 2011

Excitement from the LinkedIn IPO hasn’t even died down yet, and already rumors are swirling about a float by social gaming company Zynga. Tech blog AllThingsD reports that the company could file with the SEC as early as this week – and that it could dwarf the market cap attained by the B2B-focused social networking giant.

So it looks like another social media IPO is just around the corner. Here are the top five things you need to know about it:

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