Spies Reportedly Tried to Discredit Critics of Controversial Israeli Spyware Firm NSO Group

NSO's products have been tied to Saudi use in tracking and killing journa.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 11th, 2019

Khashoggi Friend Sues Israeli Spyware Firm Over the Journalist’s Murder

The controversial NSO Group makes spyware used by multilple governments to monitor critics. A Saudi dissident filed suit.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 3rd, 2018

WhatsApp hack: The spy firm reportedly behind the attack

The NSO Group's Pegasus software is believed to be at the heart of a major new spyware attack that affects billions of people......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 15th, 2019

Imperial Capital Incrementally Bullish On Verint After M&A Talk

Verint Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: VRNT), a New York-based analytics company, is reportedly in discussions to buy NSO Group, an Israeli cybersurveillance firm, for around $1 billion — a move that would Latest Ratings fo.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 31st, 2018

Blackstone, Prologis Both Suitors For GLP"s U.S. Warehouse Business

Logistics real estate firm Prologis (NYSE: PLD) is reportedly vying with global investing firm Blackstone Group (NYSE: BX) to acquire the U.S. warehouse holdings of GLP. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 28th, 2019

Controversial hotel bought by firm affiliated with airport concessions operator

A company affiliated with OHM Concession Group, a local operator of airport concessions, has bought the embattled former Stratford Inn in Fenton......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 22nd, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Verint Systems may buy Israeli-based NSO Group for about $1 billion

Verint has offered to pay NSO’s controlling shareholder, San Francisco-based private-equity firm Francisco Partners, with its own stock and assumed debt, the person said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 28th, 2018

Report: Google won"t renew controversial Pentagon contract

After facing a backlash from a group of its employees, Google reportedly has decided not to renew a controversial artificial intelligence contract with the U.S. Defense Department. In a meeting with Google employees Friday, company executive Diane Gr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2018

NEA buys a Denver-based network of primary care clinics

The Chevy Chase-based venture firm reportedly paid $100 million for the group of 53 clinics, spread across 10 states......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 7th, 2018

Yum China rejects $17.6 bln buyout - sources

Fast-food chain operator Yum China has reportedly rejected a $17.6 billion buyout offer from a consortium led by Chinese investment firm Hillhouse Capital Group, quashing what would have been one of Asia's biggest deals this year. Thuy Ong reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersAug 29th, 2018

Rick Gates Requested Proposals From an Israeli Firm to Manipulate the 2016 Election

Creating fake online identities to help Trump's campaign, a report says. Rick Gates, a former campaign adviser to President Donald Trump, reportedly.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 9th, 2018

Facebook used opposition-research firm to link critics to George Soros, report says

Facebook Inc. used a political opposition-research group in an attempt to tie a group critical of the social network to liberal billionaire George Soros last summer, according to a bombshell report released Wednesday afternoon......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 14th, 2018

Facebook reportedly used anti-Semitic attacks to discredit its critics

A new blockbuster report dives into the questionable tactics behind Facebook’s crisis management......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 15th, 2018

Facebook drops firm that sought to discredit critics

Facebook said Thursday it was severing ties with a political consultancy that sought to discredit critics of the social networking giant using questionable campaign-style tactics......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 15th, 2018

A company run by former Israeli spies reportedly tried to influence a local US election — and courted Trump"s campaign

Ron Jenkins/Getty Images An Israeli private spy company attempted to influence a local US election as part of a larger attem.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 12th, 2019

Australian property firm LendLease lands $15 billion deal with Google

Australian construction firm LendLease Group on Thursday said it has secured a contract from Alphabet Inc's Google to jointly undertake development of properties worth $15 billion in the U.S. state of California......»»

Category: topSource: reuters15 hr. 3 min. ago

Need to Know: Bond market on verge of tripping a signal that could lead to sharp sell-off

MarketWatch’s call of the day comes from the Leuthold Group, a Minneapolis investment research firm, which tracks the correlation between weekly percentage changes in the S&P 500  and the 10-year Treasury yield......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 16th, 2019

CoStar Group to layoff 173 employees across its two Atlanta offices

CoStar Group announced it is expecting to layoff up to 173 employees across its two Atlanta offices. The Washington D.C.-based research firm is eliminating its community research business unit, resulting in layoffs for up to 119 employees from its 33.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 15th, 2019

Fast-growing Cincinnati firm hires advertising executive as chief marketing officer

He previously was based in the Cincinnati office of global advertising agency Grey Group as executive vice president of strategy and insights......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 15th, 2019

Korea’s Biggest Credit Card Firm Wins Patent for Blockchain Credit System

Shinhan Card has been granted a patent for a blockchain payment system that could reportedly do away with physical credit cards......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJul 15th, 2019

Thomas Cook enlists China"s Fosun to salvage oldest travel firm

Thomas Cook is negotiating a 750 million pound ($941 million) rescue that will give Fosun Tourism , its biggest investor, control of the indebted British group's package-tour business, in a blow to other shareholders......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 12th, 2019