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ITC to venture into new FMCG category every quarter

After prawns, firm plans to create new product categories in perishable foods.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 19th, 2017

Fog lifting at Maersk as shipping sector speeds up

Denmark's A.P. Moller Maersk has given an upbeat outlook for container shipping, lifting its shares as investors looked beyond one-off second-quarter charges. It's also planning to take on the banks with a new finance venture. Laura Frykberg reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersAug 16th, 2017

Firsthand Technology Value Fund Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results, NAV of $18.81 per share

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Firsthand Technology Value Fund, Inc. (NASDAQ:SVVC) (the "Fund"), a publicly traded venture capital fund that invests in technology and cleantech companies, announced today its financial.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaAug 9th, 2017

MORGAN STANLEY: Fitbit might be able to save the smartwatch category (FIT)

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Fitbit announced its second quarter earnings after the bell Wednesday, and it hinted at a future product that might save the smartwatch category. On the earnings call, t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 3rd, 2017

This map shows just how concentrated VC money is on the west coast

Pitchbook While everyone knows anecdotally that California is the place to go if you're looking for a drink from the venture capital fountain, PitchBook's second quarter Venture Monitor report makes it.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 31st, 2017

CESC mulls opening snack manufacturing unit for FMCG venture

Firm recently picked up a 70% stake in Apricot Foods Pvt Ltd- owner of the e-Vita brand.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 28th, 2017

Wall Street"s praise for Blue Apron sends share price up

Goldman Sachs believes meal-kit innovator Blue Apron Holdings Inc. is the “leading investment in a largely venture stage category.” In a Monday analyst report, the New York-based investment bank — which advised Amazon's $13.7 billion acquisi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 25th, 2017

Hibbett Sports (HIBB) Sends Dick"s, Foot Locker, & Nike Stock Down

Shares of multiple sporting goods companies were down in morning trading on Monday after Hibbett Sports (HIBB) announced that it expects a big second quarter drop off in a key sales category. Shares of multiple sporting goods companies were dow.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksJul 24th, 2017

Nagle: New venture capital fund could be up to "quarter billion" dollars

​Local investor Kevin Nagle reiterated his plans to launch a new venture capital fund to invest in Sacramento area companies, and said the fund could be large as large as “a quarter billion dollars.”.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 21st, 2017

HUL: Where is the pre-GST disturbance?

June quarter results of India's leading FMCG company- Hindustan Unilever (HUL) may be interpreted in two ways. A pessimist would be tempted to point out that a flat volume growth for a leading organised giant is not much to be conte.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 18th, 2017

Here are Q2"s most active Bay Area startup VCs and what they backed

Accel Partners and Sequoia Capital set the pace in second-quarter venture investments, according to a report from Dow Jones VentureSource. Both made 10 investments between April and June, a period when startup investing in the region increased from .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 17th, 2017

VC investments in Atlanta drop 25% in Q2

​Dollars invested by venture capital firms in Atlanta companies dropped nearly 25 percent in the second quarter......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 14th, 2017

Now, Ramdev enters security biz with Parakram Suraksha, hires ex-Army men

Ramdev's FMCG venture, Patanjali, is valued at Rs 25,600 crore.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 13th, 2017

GST clouds over FMCG may get darker in September quarter

Full impact of GST will be felt in the second quarter as trade struggles to move to the new regime.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 12th, 2017

GST impact: September quarter to be tougher for FMCG

Full impact of GST will be felt in the second quarter as trade struggles to move to the new regime.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJul 12th, 2017

A healthy top 5 of VC deals for Minnesota in Q2

Health-care-connected startups nearly sweep a ranking of the five largest venture capital rounds in Minnesota during the second quarter, with Bright Health leading the way......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2017

Colorado VC investments: 1st half of 2017 rivaled all of 2016

Denver startups turned the heads of venture capitalists in the second quarter of 2017 making eight of the top 10 deals in the state. “I don’t see that trend slowing down any time soon,” said Rob Ward, audit partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2017

Maryland venture capital fundraising rises to $90M in second quarter

ZeroFox's $20 million capital raise led the way as Maryland companies raised $90 million from venture capitalists in the second quarter, an 82 percent increase from the prior year. There were 16 deals in the second quarter, up from 12 a year ago but do.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2017

Mega-deal propels region to another massive quarter for venture capital

EverFi’s massive $190 million funding round boosted Greater Washington to yet another stellar quarter for venture capital and helped the region keep pace with a national bump in fundraising. Venture-backed companies in the D.C. area raised about.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2017

This week in N.Y.C. funding news: FoodFaves, Clark, UVeye, Stayawhile

Dealmakers in Asia are killing it. According to a report by Preqin, the venture capital-backed market recorded its largest quarter ever due in large part to an influx of activity in Asia. The region saw about 550 deals in the second quarter worth .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 7th, 2017

Venture Capital Deals Mark Record Quarter In Q2 2017

Asia sees lar.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJul 7th, 2017