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Bono Values Private Equity

Elevation Partners, the private-equity firm whose founders include Bono and Roger McNamee, added to its stake in Facebook with a $120 million investment, according to a person familiar with the matter. Elevation bought the shares from equity owners in private transactions and has invested a total of $210 million in the company. The social-networking site, with about 500 million users, is valued at $19.9 billion, according to SharesPost Inc.

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