Middle-Market Trends

A Celebrity Rapper’s Budding Pursuit

Calvin Broadus, better known as Snoop Dogg, is one of four partners behind Casa Verde Capital, an investment firm that funds ancillary marijuana businesses.

Angels Hold Cannabis in High Regard

The Arcview Group's network offers a window into investors' growing comfort with cannabis as a commodity, even as DEA actions have dampened enthusiasm.

Parents Support Teens’ Pursuit of Entrepreneurship, Study Finds

Parents overwhelmingly say they would back their kids’ aspirations to entrepreneurship in adulthood, a study conducted for Junior Achievement and EY finds.

Key Deal Terms: The Market’s Canary in the Coal Mine

When today’s sellers’ market finally begins to retreat, the bellwether will be a tightening of key deal terms, according to the CEO of GF Data.

University of Chicago Gift of $5 Million Will Boost PE Programming

The donation from alumnus Raymond Svider of BC Partners will help set up a new private equity program at the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation.