Markets

‘The trade of a lifetime’: Silver Lake and Mudrick have reaped huge gains from their AMC investments as Reddit traders send the stock soaring

Silver Lake Group made “the trade of a lifetime” on AMC Entertainment, according to one hedge fund manager. Another firm, Mudrick Capital, made a similarly successful wager earlier this month. The two firms were able to convert distressed debt into equity in AMC after Wednesday’s share-price jump. “The market did […]
‘The trade of a lifetime’: Silver Lake and Mudrick have reaped huge gains from their AMC investments as Reddit traders send the stock soaring
Markets

Silver Lake was labelled the ‘Warren Buffett of tech’ for investing billions during the pandemic. It’s emulating Buffett again with its new 25-year strategy

Silver Lake is launching a 25-year investment strategy, The Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday. The private-equity giant is becoming even more like Warren Buffett with its longer investing timeframe. Silver Lake has invested billions of dollars in Twitter, Airbnb, Expedia, and other businesses during the pandemic, similar to how […]
Silver Lake was labelled the ‘Warren Buffett of tech’ for investing billions during the pandemic. It’s emulating Buffett again with its new 25-year strategy
Markets

SILVER LAKE EXECUTIVE: Microsoft Will ‘Get Its Groove Back’

Microsoft will get back on track thanks to its “tremendous resources and reach,” Silver Lake managing partner Mike Bingle said today at the Dow Jones Private Equity Analyst Conference. “I think they’ve got a lot of levers within Microsoft to pull to continue to be a great business,” said Bingle, […]
SILVER LAKE EXECUTIVE: Microsoft Will ‘Get Its Groove Back’