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Barclays forms venture capital-style unit, FT reports

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallApr 16th, 2018

Artificial intelligence think tank started by Sam Altman, Reid Hoffman forms for-profit arm

OpenAI has created a new organization that will allow it to raise venture capital and offer equity to investors and employees......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 11th, 2019

SoftBank"s Son finds more love for early-stage investing, new fund planned

SoftBank Group Corp has expanded its appetite for early-stage startups, with a venture capital unit set to launch its biggest fund for early investments as it opens new offices in Asia......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 10th, 2019

General Mills boosts stake in cottage cheese startup Good Culture

Good Culture, a California-based maker of organic cottage cheese, has drawn new investment from the venture capital arm of General Mills Inc. as part of an $8 million funding round.  L.A. Biz reports on the latest financing effort from Irvine, Cal.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 28th, 2019

Flexport Flies Like A Unicorn With $1 Billion Financing Round Led By SoftBank

Flexport, the venture capital-backed freight forwarder, secured an additional $1billion in new funding in a round led by a unit Japan's SoftBank Group. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 21st, 2019

Brexit takes bite out of Barclays earnings

Barclays earnings missed forecasts for 2018, with provisions for Brexit one factor, but shares in the bank rose after signs of a turnaround at its investment banking unit. Julian Satterthwaite reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 21st, 2019

Qualcomm bets $100 million on AI via investment fund

Qualcomm Inc. said late Wednesday that it had launched a venture capital-style-investment vehicle with a $100 million budget to invest in artificial intelligence startups. Qualcomm stock was up 0.6% after h.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 28th, 2018

Canopy Growth"s VC Arm Canopy Rivers Reports Q2 Results

Canopy Rivers Inc (OTC: CNPOF), the venture capital investment platform of Canopy Growth Corp (NYSE: CGC), reported second-quarter results Monday.  read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 27th, 2018

Vienna beats Melbourne to best city title

Vienna has dislodged Melbourne for the first time at the top of the Economist Intelligence Unit's Global Liveability Index, strengthening the Austrian capital's claim to being the world's most pleasant city to live in. Sarah Charlton reports.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersAug 14th, 2018

SELLING POINTS: KRE group continues to bolster NJ apartment portfolio; George Comfort buys Wʼchester office park

●KRE GROUP / VERDE CAPITAL KRE adds more multifamily KRE Group, in partnership with Verde Capital, has acquired a 304-unit garden-style apar.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJul 25th, 2018

Lady Gaga wins backing for cosmetics company

Gaga, oh, la la! A top Silicon Valley venture capital firm known for successful consumer startups is backing Lady Gaga’s soon-to-be-launched cosmetic company, sources say.  Recode reports that Lightspeed Venture Partners, the investment firm t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 13th, 2018

Boeing to buy control of Embraer"s commercial jet unit

Boeing will buy a controlling stake in the commercial aircraft arm of Brazilian planemaker Embraer under a new $4.75-billion joint venture. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJul 5th, 2018

Hilton Grand Vacations forms first joint venture with Strand Capital Group

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallApr 18th, 2018

Ripple invests $25M in Blockchain Capital"s $150M venture fund, Fortune reports

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallApr 11th, 2018

Levin Capital and Other Hedge Funds Are Snapping Up Farmer Brothers Co. (FARM)

As we already know from media reports and hedge fund investor letters, many hedge funds lost money in fourth quarter, blaming macroeconomic con.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkey16 hr. 17 min. ago

How a college investor is beating the Ivys

In 2005, Paula Volent, the head of the Bowdoin College endowment, wanted to move some of the college’s money into a Sequoia Capital venture fund focused on China. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral17 hr. 32 min. ago

Why female founders get less venture capital and how to get more of it

Why female founders get less venture capital and how to get more of it.....»»

Category: videosSource: videonewsindex18 hr. 2 min. ago

A college investor who beats the Ivys

In 2005, Paula Volent, the head of the Bowdoin College endowment, wanted to move some of the college’s money into a Sequoia Capital venture fund focused on China. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 22nd, 2019

A college investor who beats the Ivys

In 2005, Paula Volent, the head of the Bowdoin College endowment, wanted to move some of the college’s money into a Sequoia Capital venture fund focused on China. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 22nd, 2019

Fiera Capital reports fourth quarter and fiscal 2018 results and announces quarterly dividend increase

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ Annual revenues of $540.3 million, up 18% year over year Adjusted EBIT.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaMar 22nd, 2019

These female entrepreneurs in Austin are defying the odds

Less than 5 percent of Fortune 500 CEOs are women, and female-founded startups receive only about 2 percent of venture capital funding in the U.S. But these six Austin companies are the exception to the rule — find out why......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 22nd, 2019