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SoftBank"s billions cause global race to pour money into startups, WSJ reports

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallApr 16th, 2018

SoftBank"s Billions Spur Global Race to Pour Money Into Startups

SoftBank Group and other big foreign investors are flooding into the venture market, where many tech startups are scoring hundreds of millions of dollars more than they initially sought......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 15th, 2018

SoftBank"s Billions Spur Global Race to Pour Money into Startups

SoftBank Group and other big foreign investors are flooding into the venture market, where many tech startups are scoring hundreds of millions of dollars more than they initially sought......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 15th, 2018

8 of the top-funded independent self-driving car startups are based in Silicon Valley

It takes a lot of money to re-invent the automobile, as Palo Alto-based electric carmaker Tesla has demonstrated after burning through billions and continuing to operate in the red. But venture investors continue to pour money into independent star.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 29th, 2018

Funding for fintechs hits record highs, as San Francisco sees VC funding spike

Money continues to pour in to support the U.S. fintech industry’s numerous startups, as San Francisco-based VC deals spike upward. U.S. fintech companies took in an increase of 40 percent in funding last quarter over the year prior — pushing.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 16th, 2018

Bond Bears Reach Record High As Big Money Managers Bet Billions On "Growth"

Bond yields have to rise, right? It's a no-brainer... tax cuts, higher spending, global synchronous recovery, inflation - what can go wrong? And that appears to be the group-think belief .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 11th, 2018

Tiger Global takes over $1B stake in SoftBank, FT reports

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 11th, 2018

Live Fast, Die Young: Many Startups Powered by Initial Coin Offerings Don’t Last, But There’s Still Money to Be Made

A working paper reports that onl.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 10th, 2018

Trump tariffs force companies to rework supply chains

From global manufacturers such as Harley-Davidson Inc to small tech startups, companies are scrambling to rework supply chains built for an era of stable, open trade policy that is now under threat. Kate King reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 26th, 2018

Global Powers Race for Position in Horn of Africa

Saudi Arabia, U.A.E., Turkey and others are investing billions in ports and military bases on the African coast in a contest that could affect access to the Suez Canal and the balance of power in the Middle East......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 1st, 2018

Self-Driving Cars Lead SoftBank, Waymo to Detroit

SoftBank’s tech-focused Vision Fund will invest $2.25 billion in General Motors’s driverless-car unit, as the auto maker battles tech companies and startups in a race to commercialize autonomous vehicles......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 31st, 2018

GM Shares Surge as Softbank Fund Invests in Its Driverless-Car Unit

SoftBank’s tech-focused Vision Fund will invest $2.25 billion in General Motors’s driverless-car unit, as the auto maker battles tech companies and startups in a race to commercialize autonomous vehicles......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 31st, 2018

SoftBank Vision Fund to Invest $2.25 Billion in GM"s Driverless-Car Unit

SoftBank Vision Fund will invest $2.25 billion in General Motors’s driverless-car unit, as the auto maker battles technology companies and startups in a race to commercialize autonomous vehicles......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 31st, 2018

London beats NYC in foreign money race

Among foreign investors, interest in New York has slipped and London has assumed first place as the number one global city for their real estate investments. For the.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyMay 2nd, 2018

Report: Nashville hospital company in $6B sale talks

Brentwood-based LifePoint Health Inc. is in “advanced talks” to be sold to a private equity firm, Reuters reported Friday afternoon. Citing “two people familiar with the matter,” Reuters reports that Apollo Global Management LLC could acquire .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals8 hr. 33 min. ago

Japan bets on new gambling law

Japan has passed a law allowing for large-scale gambling that they hope will generate billions of dollars in revenue. Grace Lee reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reuters16 hr. 18 min. ago

BlackRock, the world’s largest money manager, grows in Seattle

BlackRock's Seattle office has plans for expansion, but rising global tensions could put a damper on the firm’s outlook......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals20 hr. 3 min. ago

SoftBank"s Vision Fund seeking to invest in Chinese AI giant, Bloomberg reports

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewall20 hr. 17 min. ago

Crown Holdings reports Q2 global beverage can volumes up 4%

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 18th, 2018

SoftBank Investors Explain the Mega-Fund’s Aggressive Investment Strategy

’Nail it, then scale it.’ If money was not a.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 17th, 2018

Heat island effect can turn deadly in extreme conditions

Of all the impacts of global climate change, it’s extreme heat that kills more Americans each year than any other weather-related event. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkJul 17th, 2018