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REFILE-Snap vaults venture investor Lightspeed into the Silicon Valley elite

SAN FRANCISCO, March 1 A decade ago, Lightspeed Venture Partners was an obscure firm investing in highly technical startups that were mostly unknown outside of Silicon Valley.

UPDATE 1-Some private equity houses turn nervous, despite Trump hype

BERLIN, March 1 Some of the world's biggest private equity firms are growing increasingly nervous that the sector is heading for a downturn after years of stellar returns fuelled by low interest rates and strong demand for alternative investments.

UniCredit's top investor ups stake after cash call - report

MILAN, March 1 Capital Research & Management has strengthened its position as the top shareholder in UniCredit and now owns a stake of more than 8 percent in Italy's biggest bank, La Stampa daily said on its website.

BRIEF-Muse Biotechnology files to say it raised about $23 million in equity financing

* Muse Biotechnology Inc files to say it raised about $23 million in equity financing - SEC filing Source text: (http://bit.ly/2lU6OkO)

BRIEF-Third Point sells 5.9 mln shares of Baxter International's common stock in block trade on Feb 28

* Third Point LLC says on Feb 28, it sold about 5.9 mln shares of Baxter International Inc's common stock in a block trade at $50.35 per share

UPDATE 1-Bid target Stada forecasts 2017 profit gain of up to 11 pct

* Three buyout firms vie for generic drugmaker (Adds background on bidding process, multiples)

EU mergers and takeovers (March 1)

BRUSSELS, March 1 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:

BRIEF-Grail Inc raises over $900 mln in its Series B financing

* Life sciences company Grail Inc says it has raised over $900 million through first close of its previously announced Series B financing

Energy, financial sectors to benefit from Trump -Carlyle co-CEO

BERLIN, March 1 Co-chief executive of buyout fund Carlyle Group David Rubenstein said on Wednesday private equity investors in the energy, healthcare, industrial and financial sectors are likely to benefit from the new U.S. administration.

UPDATE 1-Transcom shares drop after Altor says it won't raise bid

March 1 Swedish private equity firm Altor said on Wednesday it would not hike its offer for call-center firm Transcom, sending Transcom shares, which had been trading above the bid level, lower.

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