Silver Lake/Egon Durban: sporting gent

Financial Times | Dec 2, 2019 at 7:20 PM

…, Silver Lake made its name by making big, bold bets on out-of-favour technology companies such as Skype and Dell. Under Mr Durban, Silver Lake has recast itself in recent years as a big investor in sports…

Foreigners scoop up Kakao on improving earnings, biz diversification

Yonhap News Agency | Dec 2, 2019 at 6:57 PM

Foreign investors’ love for Kakao Corp. seems to be showing no signs of a letup, even during their weekslong sell-off spree of local stocks, on expectations that the operator of the country’s most popular messenger KakaoTalk may get a further boost from its lucrative platform, content and fintech-related businesses, main bourse data showed Tuesday.