Deal done: Justin Bieber sells catalog to Hipgnosis Blackstone Fund

It’s official: Justin Bieber has agreed to sell his extensive catalog to Blackstone-backed Hipgnosis Songs Capital (HSC) in a nine-figure deal. Hipgnosis announced today (January 24) via a media release that HSC has acquired Justin Bieber’s “100% stake in his copyright (including writer’s share of performance), master recordings and adjacent rights to Bieber’s entire back … Read more

Cowboy Ventures Expands With $260M Through Two New Funds, Including Opportunity Fund TechCrunch

Cowboy Ventures, now 10 years old, a Bay Area seed-focused fund founded by celebrity investor Aileen Lee, has closed on two new funds totaling $260 million in capital commitments. The group has secured commitments of $140 million for its fourth flagship fund and another $120 million for its first opportunity-type fund (the “Mustang Fund”). The … Read more

The Cape Cod Times Fund for the Needy exceeds its 2022 fundraising goal with $1.6 million

The Cape Cod Times Fund for the Needy has surpassed its 2022 fund-raising goal of $1,550,000 thanks to the continued generosity of residents and businesses across the region. The total amount raised was $1,629,633.64, according to Susan Johnson, executive director of the Needy Fund. “To the extent that we’ve exceeded our targets, and we’re happy … Read more

Virtus AI and Technology Opportunity Fund reveals distribution sources

Hartford, Connecticut.And January 19, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Virtus Artificial Intelligence & Technology Opportunity Fund (NYSE:AIO) previously announced the following monthly dividend on… December 2, 2022: distribution amount previous date date of registration Payment Date $0.15 January 19, 2023 January 20, 2023 February 1, 2023 Under the terms of the managed distribution plan, the fund will … Read more

UMass neurobiologist Chan Eviatar Yemini has been honored with the Hypothesis Fund Award

Eviatar Yemini, Ph.D Eviatar Yemini, PhD, assistant professor of neurobiology, has been selected to receive an initial grant from the Hypothesis Fund, an innovative new nonprofit that relies on a network of “scout” scientists to identify and recommend new, early-stage research for funding. Dr. Yemini will use the grant to investigate how nervous system activity … Read more

Billionaire bond fund manager Jeffrey Gundlach worries US is headed in ‘terrible’ direction

DoubleLine CEO and CIO Jeffrey Gundlach, aka “The Bond King,” discusses the Federal Reserve, the possibilities of the bond market, and a Biden administration about “making money.” Taking a look at the state of the US markets and economy, DoubleLine CEO and CIO Jeffrey Gundlach, also known as “The Bond King,” warned America is headed … Read more