Items Tagged with 'Silver Lake'


  • Silver Lake acquiring $500 million stake in Credit Karma

    Acquisition values Credit Karma at $4 billion
    Silver Lake, a private equity firm that led a $500 million round of funding online lender SoFi last year, is increasing its interest in the personal finance space by acquiring a “significant minority stake” in Credit Karma, the personal finance company. Specifically, Silver Lake plans to invest $500 million in Credit Karma in a deal that values the company at $4 billion.
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  • Private equity firms buying real estate data and software provider EDR for $205 million

    Silver Lake and Battery Ventures buying company
    Two prominent private equity firms are buying EDR, a provider of real estate data and software-as-a-service, for $205 million, the companies announced earlier this week. The buyers for EDR, which provides property due-diligence and risk management technology and information, are Silver Lake and Battery Ventures.
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  • SoFi officially locks in $500 million investment led by Silver Lake

    Brings SoFi’s total equity funding to $1.9 billion
    SoFi locked in another massive funding deal, being it’s total equity funding to $1.9 billion. While the deal includes a familiar name, it’s private-equity firm Silver Lake that led the deal. Mike Cagney, SoFi co-founder, chairman, and CEO, touches on where the online lender plans to go from here.
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  • SoFi to lock in $500 million investment led by Silver Lake

    Online lender now valued at more than $4 billion
    SoFi is at it again and reportedly nearing a deal to raise $500 million in fresh funds from an investor group led by private-equity firm Silver Lake. This marks another major investment for the online lender after its $1 billion in funding led by SoftBank back in 2015.
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