Tag: equity

After Anaplan, which SaaS company will private equity target next? – TechCrunch

Last night, private equity firm Thoma Bravo said it agreed to acquire Anaplan for $10.7 billion. The financial planning software company’s stock has declined sharply in the last six months, which likely gave the PE firm a chance to pounce. The stock market hasn’t been kind to SaaS companies in recent months, which makes us wonder…


Finally takes in $95M in equity, debt to roll out lending for small businesses – TechCrunch

Felix Rodriguez’s family is from the Dominican Republic, and he watched his aunts and uncles come to the United States and create their own businesses. However, he noticed that not all small businesses were on a level playing field when it came to bookkeeping and working capital. In 2018, after a career as a network…