A seed grows in Brooklyn. Charlie O'Donnell, formerly of First Round Capital and General Motors Corp.'s pension fund, is starting Brooklyn Bridge Ventures, Brooklyn, N.Y.'s first venture capital fund. O'Donnell explains why he feels Brooklyn is a good place for technology businesses. Up-and-coming startups like Etsy Inc. and MakerBot Industries LLC are already based there, and O'Donnell foresees a growing community of ad tech and clean-energy companies. He adds, "A lot of the entrepreneurs and the technical and design talent actually already live out there." - Katie Roof
After a shakeup that claimed the jobs of co-CEOs Jürgen Fitschen and Anshu Jain, Deutsche Bank's global head of M&A Henrik Aslaksen is leaving the bank. For other updates launch today's Movers & shakers slideshow.
The Deal's Rhonda Schaffler speaks with Marc Shaffer an M&A transaction advisory partner with Crowe Horwath. Marc discusses Crowe Horwath's new study, Steering Successful Growth: Value Capture in M&A. More video