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The first quarter of 2019 came in very much like the last of 2018, making it one of the biggest money makers in the last decade of the private-investment-in-public-equity market. The quarter saw raises amounting to $20.8 billion versus $20.47 billion in the previous quarter. The number of transactions fell slightly to 326 from 341 over the same period, according […]