The online ticket platform Seatgeek and blank-check special acquisition company RedBall scrapped a plan to go public via a merger, the firms announced Wednesday. The deal would have valued the combined company at $1.35 billion. Market volatility, particularly for technology stocks, sparked the reversal, the mobile ticket platform and the sports-focused SPAC, backed by Oakland Athletics...
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What a Brazilian Steakhouse Says About the Tech Economy
Hi, welcome to your Weekend.One of my favorite tech memes is the “We’re so back” post, the kind that pokes fun at the industry returning to the good old days of expensive perks and wine-soaked dinners.I had a real-life “We’re so back” moment this week when I attended a bacchanalian feast thrown by Bain Capital Ventures at Fogo de Chão in San Francisco. Bain Capital’s private equity arm...
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