It was the poster child for nearly everything that concerned voters about the economy during the 2012 U.S. presidential race: Bain Capital, the private equity firm co-founded by then presidential candidate Mitt Romney, became synonymous with Wall Street excess and “the 1 percent.” 797 more words
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"Carly Fiorina Is The New Mitt Romney": Fiorina Is About To Get Bained, An Assault She May Not Be Able To Withstand
Last week a friend of mine wondered out loud who ruined more lives—Donald Trump, Carly Fiorina or Mitt Romney?
After doing a little Internet research, I would say—probably Mitt Romney, possibly Carly Fiorina, but not Donald Trump. 456 more words
Payments processing giant Worldpay announced Friday that it would raise around $1.4 billion for a proposed IPO on the London Stock Exchange.
The UK company is owned jointly by Advent International and Bain Capital. 200 more words
Will the party who controls the money always call the shots? Earlier this week Wall Street Journal released a statement to say that “Private-equity firm Bain Capital LLC is taking a minority stake in Sundial Brands LLC” and immediately Rihanna’s controversial single B*h Better Have My Money (BBHMM) seemed oddly relevant. 591 more words