Big-name musicians from Bob Dylan to Shakira have recently sold their publishing rights, but it's hard to put a price on owning what you create.
Corporate landlords filed 5,214 evictions cases in the month following the nationwide moratorium, according to the Private Equity Stakeholder Project.
Blackstone, which says it will not have access to people's data, acquired the genealogy and home DNA testing company from a group of other investment firms.
"I admire its purity. A survivor, unclouded by conscience, remorse, or delusions of morality."
The progressive website was a victim of the same forces that have bankrupted companies like Sears and Toys R Us.
Union workers say an investor plan to save the company will only make the problem worse.
The Treasury Secretary is being sued as part of a lawsuit alleging Sears was illegally stripped of assets by the people who ran it.
There's not much stopping private equity titans from buying distressed hospitals and replacing them with luxury condos.
“Out” magazine couldn't pay freelancers and nearly went bust during Pride Month.
Toys R Us, Sears, and even nursing homes are getting ravaged by financial predators in private equity.
If you think we've learned anything since we last bailed out the banks and realised that people working in finance had been gambling not just with their salaries but with people's homes, savings and lives, you're wrong.