552 days ago • Posted by William Ramstein

Private equity investment sees record quarter for tech acquisitions

Among the most sought after assets are software firms, which account for $49 billion of companies acquired by private equity groups in the tech sector this year. Dizzying prices of tech companies in the public markets, meanwhile, have made take-privates harder to pull off and led to fears of a new sector bubble two decades after the dot-com crash.

Source: Bloomberg