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SoftBank raises $270 million via Seoul unit for early-stage investments

SoftBank Group Corp said on Friday its Seoul-based venture capital unit focusing on early-stage investments has raised a 317 billion won ($270 million) fund....

SoftBank raises $270 million via Seoul unit for early-stage investments

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Cybereason raises $200 million from SoftBank to expand global footprint Antivirus startup Cybereason said on Tuesday it raised $200 million in investment from Japan's SoftBank Group Corp , doubling the total investments raised by the company so far to about $400 million....
16:48, 08/06/2019

SoftBank’s profit nearly quadruples on fund investments TOKYO — Japanese technology company SoftBank Group Corp. reported Wednesday its fiscal first quarter profit nearly quadrupled to 1.122 trillion yen ($10.6 billion) as its fund investments boosted income. Tokyo-based SoftBank’s April-June profit...
03:48, 08/07/2019

SoftBank Unit Yet to Conquer Internet of Things Arm Holdings’s software business posted $191 million in sales for the past fiscal year, a sliver of the $2 billion revenue goal set for itself by 2025....
04:16, 07/08/2019

Cybereason raises $200 mln from SoftBank to expand global footprint Antivirus startup Cybereason said on Tuesday it raised $200 million in investment from Japan's SoftBank Group Corp, doubling the total investments raised by the company so far to about $400 million....
22:48, 08/05/2019

Cyber defense firm Cybereason raises $200 mln from Japan's Softbank U.S.-Israeli cyber security provider Cybereason said on Tuesday it raised $200 million from Japan's Softbank and its affiliates, bringing the company closer to an initial public offering....
22:48, 08/05/2019

Logistics unit of JD raises 1.5 billion yuan investment fund Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com's logistics division has raised a 1.5 billion yuan ($218 million) fund to invest in companies and technologies specializing in logistics, the company said on Monday....
05:32, 06/24/2019

With 150 million users, Brainly raises $30 million to expand its social learning platform in the U.S. Brainly, which claims 150 million monthly users globally, has raised $30 million to expand its P2P learning platform in the U.S. and elsewhere.Read More...
11:16, 07/25/2019

Cybersecurity firm Siemplify raises $30 million, brings total to $58 million U.S.-Israeli cybersecurity provider Siemplify said on Monday it raised $30 million in private funding, bringing its total raised to date to $58 million....
06:00, 05/20/2019

American Airlines raises unit revenue forecast, shares rise American Airlines Group Inc on Wednesday raised its estimate for second-quarter unit revenue as the grounding of Boeing Co's MAX jets left the No. 1 U.S. carrier with fewer aircraft in service, allowing it to fly fuller planes....
12:00, 07/10/2019

China raises pollution violations at Minmetals rare earth unit: Xinhua State-owned China Minmetals has failed to rectify a series of pollution offences at its rare earth production unit despite being ordered to do so, the Xinhua news agency reported on Thursday, citing the environment ministry....
03:32, 08/15/2019

SoftBank leads $200 million investment in India's Grofers Japan's SoftBank Group Corp has led an investment round of more than $200 million in online grocery startup Grofers India through its Vision Fund, the New Delhi-based company said on Wednesday, upping competition in a hotly chased market in the count...
03:00, 05/15/2019

Collective Health secures $205 million in funding led by SoftBank Vision Fund Collective Health, which makes software for companies to pay workers' health costs directly, said on Monday it had raised $205 million in new funding led by SoftBank Group Corp's Vision Fund....
09:48, 06/17/2019

Wirecard sees profit potential of Softbank alliance at up to 273 million euros Wirecard sees the total five-year profit potential from its alliance with Japan's Softbank Group Corp at between 209 million euros and 273 million euros ($235-$307 million), the German payments company said on Friday....
12:00, 05/10/2019

Siemens unit wins $829 million U.S. defense contract: Pentagon Siemens Government Technologies Inc, a unit of Siemens AG, has been awarded an $829 million contract for energy savings and performance measures at the U.S. naval base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, the Pentagon said on Thursday....
05:32, 07/26/2019

Siemens unit wins $829 million U.S. defense contract -Pentagon Siemens Government Technologies Inc, a unit of Siemens AG, has been awarded an $829 million contract for energy savings and performance measures at the U.S. naval base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, the Pentagon said on Thursday. (Reporting by Mohammad Zar...
16:00, 07/25/2019

Kellogg to take $35 million pretax hit on North America unit revamp Kellogg said on Tuesday it would take a pretax charge of about $35 million to restructure its North American business following the sale of its popular Keebler biscuits brand and other assets....
11:00, 06/18/2019

L3 Technologies unit wins $500 million U.S. defense contract -Pentagon L3 Communications Integrated Systems LP, a unit of L3 Technologies Inc, has been awarded a $500 million contract for avionics upgrade for 176 C-130H aircraft operated by the U.S. Air National Guard and the Air Force Reserve Command, the Pentagon said...
14:48, 06/04/2019

Volkswagen unit Porsche to pay 535 million euro fine over diesel cheating German prosecutors imposed a 535 million euro ($598 million) fine on German luxury carmaker Porsche AG, a unit of Volkswagen, as punishment for lapses in supervisory duties which allowed the company to cheat diesel emissions tests....
07:16, 05/07/2019

Danske Bank to sell Estonian private loans unit to LHV in $458 million deal Danske Bank, which is trying to recover from a major money laundering scandal, has agreed to sell its portfolio of Estonian private loans to LHV Pank in a deal worth 410 million euros ($458.3 million), Estonia's LHV said on Monday....
23:48, 06/02/2019

Fitbit's enterprise health unit hits Q1 stride, $122 million annual revenue run rate Fitbit is also seeing strong demand for its devices. The hardware is seen as a customer acquisition avenue for a broader software and services strategy....
16:48, 05/01/2019

Pete Buttigieg raises nearly $25 million in second quarter Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg said on Monday that his campaign had raised nearly $25 million in second-quarter fundraising. ​ ​That number is substantially higher than the $7 million Buttigieg raised in the first quarter. ​ ​”...
07:48, 07/01/2019

Elizabeth Warren Raises $19.1 Million in Second Quarter (WASHINGTON) — Elizabeth Warren raised $19.1 million in the second quarter, her campaign said Monday, cementing her status in the top tier of Democratic presidential contenders and a leading voice of the party’s liberal base. The Massachu...
16:16, 07/08/2019

Alegion raises $12 million for data annotation Alegion, a startup providing data annotation tools and services to companies like Airbnb and Walmart, has raised $12 million in venture capital.Read More...
09:00, 08/14/2019

Amy McGrath Raises $2.5 Million in First Day of Kentucky Senate Bid The fund-raising haul was the most ever in the first 24 hours of a Senate campaign. But her opponent, Mitch McConnell, is a formidable fund-raiser as well....
21:00, 07/10/2019

Wondery Raises $10 Million to Take Podcasts Global Wondery has raised $10 million in a funding round that values the podcast network at more than $100 million, as it seeks to add to its slate of original programs and expand internationally....
05:48, 06/27/2019

Streamer Raises Almost $1 Million For Charity In Just Four Hours GuardianCon, which began a few years back as a small Destiny con and has since grown into an all-weekend show held in July in Orlando, also runs a week-long charity stream. Which has just raised over $3 million for a children’s hospital in Memphis....
01:48, 06/24/2019

TriEye raises $2 million more for cameras that can see in the dark Israel-based TriEye has raised $2 million in follow-on funding to develop cameras that can see in the dark and inclement weather conditions.Read More...
07:00, 08/21/2019

Magic Leap Raises $280 Million From NTT DoCoMo The maker of augmented-reality goggles said it has garnered $280 million from NTT Docomo of Japan, as part of a new partnership with the telecommunications giant....
13:16, 04/28/2019

Ezoic raises $33 million to optimize websites with AI Ezoic, a Carlsbad, California-based startup developing an AI-driven platform for digital publishers, announced that it has secured a $33 million investment.Read More...
20:48, 08/06/2019

H2O raises $72.5 million to simplify enterprise AI deployment AI and machine learning can be complicated stuff to the layperson, yet surveys show this hasn’t deterred enterprises from adopting it in droves. Business use of AI grew a whopping 270% over the past four years according to Gartner, while Deloit...
04:16, 08/20/2019

Biden raises $6.3 million in first 24 hours of campaign U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden raised $6.3 million in the first 24 hours of his campaign, providing a stronger showing than any of his rivals....
09:16, 04/28/2019

Expel raises $40 million to help companies manage cybersecurity Expel has raised $40 million for a managed security service that filters out false positives and helps companies keep on top of endless alerts.Read More...
07:00, 06/19/2019

Matillion raises $35 million to transform data in the cloud Matillion, a U.K.-based data transformation toolkit provider, has rasied $35 million in fresh capital following a year of triple-digit growth.Read More...
07:16, 06/04/2019

Elon Musk's Boring Co. Raises $120 Million In First Outside Investment The investment values the company at about $920 million after the new cash injection, according to a Boring Co. spokesman. The chief investors in the round were 8VC, Vy Capital, Craft Ventures, Valor......
02:32, 07/27/2019

Drake’s esports team 100 Thieves raises $35 million Drake’s esports franchise 100 Thieves said Tuesday it has bagged $35 million in a new fund-raising round. The Post reported exclusively on May 30 that the Los Angeles-based team of professional gamers was looking to raise $25 million, and reported la...
08:16, 07/16/2019

Vulcan raises $10 million to remediate cybersecurity vulnerabilities Vulcan, a startup developing tools to help enterprise customers detect and fix software vulnerabilities, has raised $10 million in venture capital.Read More...
14:32, 06/26/2019

100 Thieves raises $35 million for esports teams and L.A. headquarters 100 Thieves has raised $35 million in funding for its esports club, content business, and its apparel business. The company will build a new HQ in L.A.Read More...
10:48, 07/16/2019

Esports organization Fnatic raises $19 million for big expansion Fnatic, the London-based global esports team owner, has raised $19 million in new funding and restructured its leadership as it plans a major expansion, the company said on Wednesday....
00:48, 05/01/2019

Kasten raises $14 million for app backup and recovery services Kasten, an enterprise-scale and cloud-native data management company based in Los Altos, California, has raised $14 million in venture capital.Read More...
08:32, 08/13/2019

Neurotrack raises $21 million to detect and track dementia Neurotrack, a startup developing an early detection and treatment solution for dementias including Alzheimer's, raised $21 million in venture capital.Read More...
09:48, 06/11/2019

Capacity raises $13.2 million to index emails, files, and more with AI Capacity (formerly Jane.ai), a startup developing a platform that index emails, files, and more with AI, has raised $13.2 million in venture capital.Read More...
07:00, 08/21/2019

Joe Biden raises $21.5 million in second quarter, keeps pace with Buttigieg Former Vice President Joe Biden took in $21.5 million in the second fundraising quarter of the year, his campaign said on Wednesday, placing him behind only Pete Buttigieg among 2020 Democratic presidential candidates who have reported campaign donat...
11:00, 07/03/2019

Kamala Harris Raises $23 Million Since Announcing US Presidential Bid California's powerful India-origin Democratic Senator Kamala Harris has raised more than USD 23 million since she announced her presidential bid in January....
21:16, 07/07/2019

U.N. raises aid appeal for Zimbabwe to $331.5 million, many face starvation The United Nations on Tuesday increased its aid appeal for Zimbabwe to $331.5 million to help it recover from drought that has driven millions to the brink of starvation as well as a cyclone that hit eastern regions earlier this year....
12:16, 08/06/2019

15Five raises $30.7 million for weekly employee evaluations 15Five, a San Francisco-based startup developing a suite of employee performance evaluation tools, has raised $30.7 million in venture capital.Read More...
10:48, 07/08/2019

Starbucks' China challenger Luckin raises $561 million in U.S. IPO Luckin Coffee Inc, the Chinese challenger to Starbucks Corp, on Thursday priced its U.S. initial public offering at the top end of its targeted range and sold more shares than planned in the biggest U.S. float by a Chinese firm this year....
12:32, 05/17/2019

Women's Open raises prize fund to $4.5 million The Women's British Open winner's paycheck will be less than one-third of that of her male counterpart's at The Open, but the overall prize fund for the women's major has been significantly increased....
12:32, 07/08/2019

Bernie Sanders Campaign Raises $1.1 Million Since Tuesday Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign raised more than $1.1 million from 70,000 individual donations since Tuesday, the Vermont Senator announced on Wednesday, suggesting that he is slightly more popular than Tuesday’s CNN Democratic debate moderator...
18:48, 07/31/2019

Mux raises $20 million to simplify video streaming and analytics Video technology and analytics startup Mux has raised $20 million in a funding round led by Evolution Media, with participation from Accel and Y Combinator.Read More...
09:32, 08/14/2019

Pryon raises $20 million to automate enterprise workloads with AI Pryon, a Raleigh, North Carolina-based provider of AI-powered tools targeting enterprise, has raised a fresh $20 million in venture capital.Read More...
09:48, 06/11/2019

Copper, which develops CRM tools for G Suite, raises $15 million Copper, a San Francisco-based developer of G Suite customer relationship management tools, has received an extension to its series C funding round.Read More...
11:16, 05/22/2019

Delivery robot firm Starship raises $40 million Starship Technologies, a company set up by two founders of video messaging business Skype, has raised another $40 million to expand its delivery robot business, it said on Tuesday....
10:00, 08/20/2019

China's Wanda Sports raises $190.4 million in downsized IPO Wanda Sports Group, a sport events owner whose interests include selling sponsorship rights to the FIFA World Cup, on Friday priced its downsized U.S. initial public offering (IPO) below its targeted range to raise $190.4 million....
09:32, 07/26/2019

Elon Musk’s Boring Co. raises $120 million in outside funding Elon Musk's plan to connect major cities with Hyperloop tunnels is raising the interest of investors. Boring Co. authorized the sale of $120 million in stock today, reported Bloomberg. It's the first outside investment for Musk's infra...
21:16, 07/25/2019

Data warehouse startup Yellowbrick raises $81 million Data warehouse startup Yellowbrick has raised $81 million in a round of funding led by DFJ Growth, with participation from Alphabet's VC arm GV and others.Read More...
10:48, 06/05/2019

EasyKnock raises $215 million to buy homes and lease them back to you New York-based EasyKnock, which buys homes from customers and leases them back at a fixed rate, has raised $215 million in a debt-equity round.Read More...
13:32, 05/09/2019

MX raises $100 million to clean and process financial data MX, a Utah-based startup that cleans and processes data for financial institutions and financial tech firms, has raised $100 million in venture capital.Read More...
06:00, 06/25/2019

OpenFin raises $17 million to modernize financial terminals OpenFin, a company developing a Chromium-based OS for financial desktops, has raised $17 million in capital, bringing its total raised to $40 million.Read More...
07:32, 05/16/2019

Budderfly raises $55 million to cut companies’ energy bills Budderfly, a Shelton, Connecticut-based startup that delivers corporate customers energy savings without out-of-pocket-costs, has raised $55 million.Read More...
13:00, 06/25/2019

E-commerce Platform Meesho Raises $125 Million In Funding The Meesho platform allows re-sellers of everything from jewellery to mobile phones to reach prospective customers via social media platforms such as Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram....
05:20, 08/12/2019

Icertis raises $115 million to automate contract management Contract management provider Icertis has raised a whopping $115 million in venture capital at a $1 billion valuation, it revealed this week.Read More...
05:32, 07/17/2019

Kyndi raises $20 million for explainable AI that analyzes documents Kyndi, a startup developing what it describes as an explainable natural language processing platform, today announced that it's secured $20 million.Read More...
13:16, 07/10/2019

Vectra raises $100 million to protect cloud environments with AI Cloud security provider Vectra has raised $100 million in venture capital, it announced today, bringing its total raised to over $200 million.Read More...
11:00, 06/10/2019

MainStreaming raises $6 million to improve online game broadcasts MainStreaming raised $6 million in funding to broadcast online games and other programming in the U.S. and Europe, as well as expand into cloud gaming.Read More...
22:48, 05/15/2019

AmfAR gala near Cannes raises $15 million for AIDS research A signed portrait of Mick Jagger by Andy Warhol, a motorcycle deigned by Lewis Hamilton and a vacation at a private island off Tanzania were some of the items that raised $15 million at the 26th amfAR gala and auction...
10:00, 05/24/2019

Revenue Analytics raises $11 million to predict product pricing with AI Revenue Analytics, a company developing a commercial price prediction platform for a raft of industries, has raised $11 million in venture capital.Read More...
07:32, 05/16/2019

Chinese AI start-up Megvii raises $750 million ahead of planned HK IPO Chinese artificial intelligence (AI) provider Megvii Inc, commonly known as Face++, said on Wednesday it raised $750 million in its latest funding round....
03:32, 05/08/2019

Cambridge Touch Technologies raises $10 million to let you text underwater Cambridge Touch Technologies, a startup developing pressure-sensitive touch tech for device displays, has raised $10 million in venture capital.Read More...
17:00, 07/23/2019

Podimetrics raises $13.4 million to detect diabetic foot ulcers Podimetrics, a health management company developing technology that detects diabetic foot ulcers, has raised $13.4 million in venture capital.Read More...
04:48, 05/09/2019

Spectral MD raises $27 million for its AI-powered wound imaging system Dallas, Texas-based Spectral MD today announced it has secured $27 million from the HHS to test the efficacy of its burn-diagnosing DeepView system.Read More...
11:16, 07/24/2019

PlayShifu raises $7 million to build educational AR experiences for children PlayShifu has raised $7 million to create engaging and immersive augmented reality experiences for children that encourage early STEM learning.Read More...
11:16, 07/24/2019

Mason raises $25 million to expedite enterprise hardware development Mason, a startup developing a platform that expedites enterprise mobile hardware time to market, raised $25 million in series A funding led by Coatue.Read More...
09:32, 08/14/2019

Kamala Harris raises $12 million as campaign continues to surge Sen. Kamala Harris continued her steady ascent in the Democratic primary field on Friday as her campaign revealed that she raised nearly $12 million during the second quarter of the year. The presidential hopeful received donations from more than 279...
18:16, 07/05/2019

Employment Hero raises over $15 million to simplify employee onboarding Employment Hero, a Sydney, Australia-based startup developing tools designed to simplify onboarding, has raised over $15 million in venture capital.Read More...
00:00, 07/09/2019

Signpost raises $52 million to boost local business profiles Signpost, a New York-based startup developing automated marketing and customer relationship tools for small businesses, has raised $52 million.Read More...
08:16, 07/09/2019

Pyze raises $4.6 million for AI-driven analytics and marketing campaigns Pyze has raised $4.6 million in funding to expand its platform for AI-driven user analytics and campaign management for multiple marketing channels.Read More...
11:16, 07/25/2019

Light Field Lab raises $28 million for huge holographic displays Light Field Lab has announced it has raised $28 million in funding for its technology to build large holographic displays out of small building blocks. Read More...
12:17, 08/12/2019

Notable raises $50 million to personalize cancer drug regimens Notable Labs, a California-based provider of personalized drug combination testing for cancer patients, today revealed that it's raised $40 million.Read More...
04:16, 07/16/2019

Japan fashion magnate raises over $8 million at Sotheby's auction Japanese fashion tycoon Yusaku Maezawa sold art for more than $8 million at a Sotheby's auction in New York on Thursday night, providing funds to the entrepreneur who previously said he has no money....
01:16, 05/17/2019

Democratic presidential candidate O'Rourke raises $3.6 million in second quarter Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke raised $3.6 million in the second quarter, according to his campaign, a lackluster haul for a candidate once considered a fundraising juggernaut....
20:16, 07/15/2019

Tyffon raises $7.8 million to expand its free-roam VR locations to the U.S. Tyffon, a graduate of the Disney Accelerator program, has raised $7.8 million to expand its free-roam virtual reality experience locations from Japan to the U.S.Read More...
14:00, 05/20/2019

UPDATE 1-China's Wanda Sports raises $190.4 million in downsized IPO Wanda Sports Group , a sport events owner whose interests include selling sponsorship rights to the FIFA World Cup, said on Friday it priced a smaller-than-expected U.S. initial public offering (IPO) below its targeted range to raise $190.4 million....
09:32, 07/26/2019

Unravel raises $35 million to manage and optimize big data apps Unravel, a startup developing a full-stack data operations platform for multi-cloud environments, has raised $35 million in venture capital.Read More...
10:32, 05/14/2019

Uniphore raises $51 million to bring conversational AI to customer service Uniphore, a conversational artificial intelligence (AI) platform for the customer service realm, has raised $51 million in a series C round of funding.Read More...
08:32, 08/13/2019

Chinese Esports Group Backed by Tencent Raises $775 Million in U.S. IPO Chinese video-streaming service DouYu raised $775 million in its IPO, capitalizing on the growing popularity of watching others play games on the internet....
04:48, 07/17/2019

Cockroach Labs raises $55 million for ultra-resilient databases Cockroach Labs, developer of the open source distributed database project CockroachDB, announced that it's closed a $55 million oversubscribed series C.Read More...
06:48, 08/06/2019

Recogni raises $25 million for power-efficient autonomous car inferencing Autonomous vehicle perception startup Recogni today emerged from stealth with $25 million in venture capital and a pedigreed team of engineers.Read More...
13:48, 07/31/2019

Dgraph raises $11.5 million for scalable graph database solutions Dgraph Labs, a San Francisco-based company developing transactional distributed graph database software, has raised $11.5 million in capital.Read More...
13:48, 07/31/2019

U.S. smartphone financing tech startup PayJoy raises $20 million PayJoy, a startup that has developed smartphone technology to facilitate access to credit in emerging markets, has raised $20 million from venture capital firm Greylock Partners, the company said on Thursday....
08:16, 05/23/2019

Warren raises $19.1 million for presidential bid in second quarter, third among crowd of rivals Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren raised $19.1 million in the second quarter of the year, placing her in the top three for the period among top-tier rivals, her campaign announced in an email to supporters on Monday....
17:00, 07/08/2019

Reinsurance hedge fund Tangency Capital raises further $165 million Hedge fund Tangency Capital has raised a further $165 million to invest in the property reinsurance market, bringing its size to $265 million as the hurricane season gets under way, one of its......
11:32, 07/03/2019

Juul raises $325 million for global expansion amid US crackdown US e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc has raised $325 million in an equity and debt offering to speed up its global expansion as US lawmakers seek to crackdown on the vaping company, including in New York. Juul — 35% owned by Marlboro maker Altria Group...
14:48, 08/19/2019

NewtonX raises $12 million to help companies find expert consultants NewtonX, a New York startup developing search products that connect companies with subject matter experts, has raised $12 million in venture capital.Read More...
06:16, 06/18/2019

Aera raises $80 million to extract and augment enterprise data San Francisco-based Aera (formerly FusionOps) has raised $80 million to develop data processing and augmentation products powered by machine learning.Read More...
07:00, 06/27/2019

Valtix raises $14 million for cloud-native security products Valtix, a startup developing cloud-native enterprise security solutions, today announced that it's raised $14 million in a series A financing round.Read More...
07:00, 06/19/2019

3D printing platform Carbon raises $260 million at $2.4 billion valuation 3D printing 'digital manufacturer' Carbon has raised $260 million in a growth round of funding co-led by Madrone Capital Partners and Baillie Gifford.Read More...
13:00, 06/25/2019

Homeis raises $12 million to foster online immigrant communities Homeis, a New York- and Israel-based startup looking to foster online immigrant communities, has raised $12 million in additional venture capital.Read More...
11:32, 08/20/2019

Streaming sports site FloSports raises $47 million, led by Discovery Live sports streaming service FloSports said on Monday that it raised $47 million from investors including current partner Discovery Inc. to grow its coverage of new and existing sports....
15:32, 06/03/2019

Zendrive raises $37 million to encourage good driving behaviors with AI Zendrive, which uses machine learning and AI to lower insurance premiums by accounting for good driving habits, has raised $37 million in venture capital.Read More...
11:32, 08/20/2019

Spacemaker raises $25 million to power urban construction projects with AI AI-powered construction simulation software company Spacemaker has raised $25 million in a series A round of funding co-led by Atomico and Northzone.Read More...
11:00, 06/10/2019

Reputation.com raises $30 million to help businesses manage their online presence Reputation.com, a startup that provides solutions for tracking and improving online reviews, has raised $30 million in fresh venture capital.Read More...
11:32, 08/20/2019

Infarm raises $100 million to expand its urban farming platform to the U.S. and beyond Infarm, a startup that distributes "modular farms" to urban locations, has raised $100 million in a series B round of funding led by Atomico.Read More...
02:16, 06/11/2019

EnSilo raises $28 million to monitor and remediate cyber threats EnSilo's security platform enables IT teams to proactively respond to cyber threats and conduct detailed analyses of ongoing and past intrusions.Read More...
05:16, 06/04/2019

Israeli startup NeuroBlade raises $23 million to develop AI chip Israeli startup NeuroBlade said on Wednesday it has completed a $23 million early funding round, led by Marius Nacht, co-founder of Check Point Software Technologies, with the participation of new investor Intel Capital....
13:32, 06/26/2019

Synapse raises $33 million to build APIs for financial services Synapse, a San Francisco-based startup developing APIs and products on which its customers build consumer-facing financial services, has raised $33 million.Read More...
05:32, 06/06/2019

Postman raises $50 million to deliver its API collaboration platform to more partners Postman announced today that it has closed a $50 million round of venture capital to continue product development while reaching more enterprise customers.Read More...
07:00, 06/19/2019

Dawn Capital raises $125 million for new Europe tech fund Venture capital firm Dawn Capital said on Thursday it had raised $125 million for its latest fund which is aimed at business-to-business technology companies across Europe....
03:48, 06/20/2019

Berlin startup Adjust raises $227 million in bet on mobile ad growth Adjust, a Berlin startup specializing in audience measurement and fraud prevention in mobile advertising, said on Wednesday it had raised $227 million to invest in expanding its platform and growing in new markets....
03:32, 06/12/2019

Valimail raises $45 million to thwart email phishing attacks Valimail has raised $40 million in a series C round of funding, making it the latest in a line of startups raising funds for anti-phishing software.Read More...
08:16, 06/19/2019

Kamala Harris raises $2 million in 24 hours after breakout debate California Sen. Kamala Harris' presidential campaign announced Saturday that it raised $2 million in 24 hours following her breakout moment in Thursday's 2020 Democratic debate....
21:32, 06/30/2019

E.Ventures raises $400 million for early-stage U.S. and European startups E.Ventures, a 20-year-old fund with headquarters in San Francisco and Berlin, has raised $400 million for two early-stage venture capital funds.Read More...
09:48, 07/03/2019

Mexico auctions drug lords' properties, raises $2.9 million Sprawling ranches and houses with escape tunnels seized from drug lords have gone under the hammer in Mexico's capital. Some of the properties, including one where a cartel chief was killed by his brothers, got no bids....
04:32, 06/24/2019

Democratic presidential hopeful Buttigieg raises nearly $25 million in second quarter Democrat presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg raised $24.8 million from nearly 300,000 donors in the second quarter this year, more than doubling the number of individuals funding his White House bid, his campaign said on Monday....
06:00, 07/01/2019

Juul raises $325 million in equity and debt financing for global expansion U.S. e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc has raised $325 million in an equity and debt offering, as it looks to expand its global reach at a time of intense regulatory scrutiny in its home market....
05:16, 08/19/2019

Clinc raises $50 million to bring conversational AI to cars, banks, and kiosks Clinc, a four-year-old AI startup based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, has raised $52 million in venture capital, more than 8 times its previous capital raised.Read More...
06:00, 05/20/2019

Sitetracker raises $10 million for cloud-based project management software Project and site management software developer Sitetracker has rasied $10 million from Energize Ventures, extending its series B to $34 million.Read More...
07:32, 05/29/2019

Ocrolus raises $24 million to scan financial documents with computer vision New York-based Ocrolus has raised $24 million to further develop its platform that leverages machine learning to analyze financial documents.Read More...
13:00, 06/25/2019

Mattermost raises $50 million to advance its open source Slack alternative Mattermost, a startup developing an open source alternative to Slack, HipChat, Microsoft Teams, and Google's Hangouts Chat, has raised $50 million.Read More...
07:00, 06/19/2019

Quiq raises $12.5 million to bring bots and messaging to customer service Quiq has raised $12.5 million for a platform that enables businesses to integrate multiple customer messaging tools into their websites and apps.Read More...
05:48, 07/25/2019

Patreon raises $60 million to expand its creator membership platform internationally Patreon has raised $60 million to expand its subscription membership platform internationally. This round takes its total funding to $165 million.Read More...
10:48, 07/16/2019

Elon Musk's Boring Co raises about $117 million in latest funding round Elon Musk's Boring Co raised about $117 million in its latest round of funding from 20 unnamed investors after offering to sell about $120 million in equity, the company disclosed in a regulatory filing on Friday....
16:00, 07/26/2019

AI photography platform Meero raises $230 million to become France’s newest unicorn Paris-based Meero raised $230 million in venture capital for its AI-driven photography platform, pushing the company past a valuation of $1 billion. Read More...
16:16, 06/18/2019

Karakuri raises $9 million for robotics that help kitchens personalize meals and portions Karakuri, a robotics startup that helps kitchens automate the dispensing of ingredients, has raised $9.1 million in a seed round of funding led by Ocado.Read More...
04:48, 05/09/2019

Strafe raises $3 million for esports companion app and social betting game Strafe, an esports company based in Stockholm, has raised $3 million for its esports companion app and betting game from Bitkraft Esports Ventures. Read More...
11:16, 07/25/2019

KaiOS raises $50 million to launch its smart feature phone OS in new markets KaiOS Technologies has raised a $50 million round of venture capital to further its goal of making smart feature phones more powerful and affordable. Read More...
06:32, 05/22/2019

Backbone raises $10 million for cloud-hosted consumer goods workflows Backbone, the software developer behind the eponymous Backbone workflow suite for consumer goods companies, has raised $10 million in venture capital.Read More...
07:48, 08/05/2019

Sennder raises $70 million amid road freight tech boom Sennder, a platform and marketplace that connects commercial shippers with smaller freight carriers, has raised $70 million in a series C round of funding.Read More...
05:32, 07/22/2019

Pete Buttigieg raises $24.8 million in the second quarter of 2020 campaign for president He's among three 2020 candidates for president, including former Vice President Joe Biden and California Sen. Kamala Harris, who has received the support of top financiers across the country....
03:16, 07/01/2019

Grab raises $300 million from asset manager Invesco to fuel growth Grab has received an additional $300 million investment from asset manager Invesco Ltd as part of plans by Southeast Asia's biggest ride-hailing company to raise $6.5 billion in total capital this year....
06:00, 06/27/2019

Animoca Brands raises $2.5 million for The Sandbox blockchain gaming platform Animoca Brands has raised $2.5 million in funding for The Sandbox blockchain gaming platform. Animoca's Pixowl division is remaking The Sandbox as a blockchain-enabled game.Read More...
18:32, 05/22/2019

Bernie Sanders Raises $18 Million in 3 Months, Fueled by Small Donors Mr. Sanders’s fund-raising total for the second quarter of 2019 trailed that of Pete Buttigieg, but it is still likely to be among the largest in the field....
08:00, 07/02/2019

Bernie Sanders raises $18 million in second quarter for 2020 bid, trails Buttigieg U.S. presidential contender Bernie Sanders raised $18 million in the second quarter for his White House run, his campaign said on Tuesday, putting his total behind 2020 Democratic rival Pete Buttigieg for the period....
10:16, 07/02/2019

Harver raises $15 million to automate high-volume hiring in enterprises Harver today announced it had raised $15 million in a series B round of funding from Insight Partners to "reinvent the volume recruitment process."Read More...
13:48, 07/31/2019

Sonder raises $210 million to offer apartments with hotel-level service San Francisco-based hospitality company Sonder announced that it's raised $210 million in venture capital, bringing its total raised to $400 million.Read More...
08:00, 07/11/2019

Novaquark raises $11.2 million for fan-created Dual Universe online game French video game developer Novaquark has raised $11.2 million in funding for its Dual Universe science fiction massively multiplayer online game.Read More...
09:48, 06/11/2019

BetterUp, a career and life coaching platform for employees, raises $103 million BetterUp, a career and life-coaching platform for employees, has raised $103 million in a series C round of funding led by Lightspeed Venture Partners.Read More...
07:32, 06/12/2019

Cybereason raises $200 million to protect enterprise endpoints in real time Cybereason, a cybersecurity platform provider based in Tel Aviv and Boston, Massachusetts, today announced that it's secured $200 million from Softbank.Read More...
03:16, 08/06/2019

Identity platform provider Auth0 raises $103 million at a valuation of $1 billion Bellevue, Washington-based Auth0, which developers a cloud-based identity authentication platform, has raised $103 million at a valuation of $1 billion.Read More...
14:00, 05/20/2019

Israeli software firm Lightricks raises $135 million at $1 billion valuation Israeli software company Lightricks, the creator of several photo and video editing apps, said on Wednesday it has raised $135 million in financing at a $1 billion valuation....
10:48, 07/31/2019

Linux security startup Capsule8 raises approximately $6.5 million led by Intel Capital Capsule8 has received a multimillion-dollar investment from Intel Capital. The startup will use the money to protect Linux production environments.Read More...
22:48, 08/07/2019

Cancer social network app Belong.Life raises $14 million in private funding Belong.Life, a U.S.-Israeli creator of a social network and app for cancer patients, said on Monday it raised $14 million in a funding round led by life science analytics firm IQVIA....
13:48, 07/01/2019

Innowatts raises $18.2 million for white label smart power meter services Innowatts, a company developing a suite of white label smart meter analytics solutions for energy companies, has raised over $18 million in venture capital.Read More...
10:32, 05/14/2019

WekaIO raises $31.7 million to develop file systems optimized for AI and technical workloads WekaIO, a startup developing a file system optimized for AI and technical compute workloads, today announced that it's secured $31.7 million in financing.Read More...
01:32, 05/14/2019

InCountry raises $15 million to help multinational companies comply with data residency regulations InCountry has raised $15 million to help global companies store customer data locally and meet local data sovereignty and residency regulations.Read More...
11:48, 07/18/2019

Fund manager Glennmont raises 850 million euros for clean energy investment Fund manager Glennmont Partners has raised 850 million euros ($947 million) at the final close of its third clean energy fund, which will invest in renewables projects in Europe and Britain, it said on Tuesday....
17:48, 06/03/2019

Invert Robotics raises $8.8 million for inspection robots that cling to non-metallic surfaces Christchurch, New Zealand-based Invert Robotics, a startup developing climbing robots that can cling to non-metallic surfaces, has raised $8.8 million.Read More...
05:00, 05/02/2019

Tempo Automation raises $45 million to rapidly prototype printed circuit boards San Francisco-based startup Tempo Automation, which manufactures printed circuit boards, has raised $45 million in capital to scale its operations.Read More...
10:32, 05/14/2019

Chinese travel site Mafengwo raises $250 million in Tencent-led funding round Chinese travel site Mafengwo said it has raised $250 million in a funding round led by Tencent Holdings Ltd as it expands in the booming online travel market....
05:48, 05/23/2019

India’s Byju’s education platform raises $150 million round for global expansion Indian ed-tech firm Byju’s has raised $150 million in funding in a round led by the Qatar Investment Authority. Byju’s recently acquired augmented reality kids game maker Osmo for $120 million, which has a big audience among kids in the U...
23:00, 07/10/2019

Darius Rucker raises over $2 million for St. Jude with 10th Nashville benefit concert Darius Rucker has raised over $2 million for St. Jude through his concert, "Darius and Friends." It is known as the unofficial kickoff to CMA Fest.        ...
12:16, 06/11/2019

Spend management software provider Ivalua raises $60 million at a $1 billion valuation Ivalua, a company developing cloud-based enterprise spend management software, raised $60 million in growth equity at a $1 billion valuation.Read More...
06:48, 05/21/2019

Vice Media Raises $250 Million in Debt From Group of Investors Including George Soros Vice Media said it has raised $250 million in debt from a group of investors including George Soros, a move intended to help the struggling new media company fund its turnaround strategy....
23:16, 05/03/2019

Vade raises $79 million to shield email inboxes from phishing attempts, malware, and spam Vade Secure, which is developing an email filtering stack to protect against phishing, malware, and spam, has raised $79 million in venture capital.Read More...
07:32, 06/12/2019

SignalFx raises $75 million to monitor cloud apps, services, and environments in real time SignalFx, which develops a real-time cloud monitoring solution for customers in a range of verticals, has raised $75 million in venture capital.Read More...
07:32, 06/12/2019

Cloud data management company Druva raises $130 million, passes $1 billion valuation Cloud data management company Druva has raised $130 million, securing the California company unicorn status with a $1 billion-plus valuation.Read More...
08:48, 06/20/2019

Cboe Global Markets Reports Record Results for First Quarter 2018 and Raises Run-rate Expense Synergy Target to $85 Million CHICAGO, IL – May 4, 2018 - Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE) today reported record financial results for the first quarter of 2018....
06:16, 05/01/2019

WSC Sports raises $23 million to turn sports broadcasts into highlight reels with AI WSC Sports, a Tel Aviv-based startup developing a platform that taps AI to generate highlight reels from live sports broadcasts, has raised $23 million.Read More...
23:16, 08/08/2019

One of the Best Investments in History Becomes a Headache One of the best investments of all time has become a big financial headache. Tencent’s anchor shareholder has a curiously incomplete plan to manage the downside of its extraordinary early bet on the Chinese tech giant....
06:48, 06/24/2019

Man arrested for crashing his car into U.S. embassy in Seoul A South Korean man was arrested for crashing his sedan into the front gate of the U.S. Embassy in central Seoul, police said. No one was hurt in the incident....
05:48, 06/26/2019

Private equity investments not enough to help F+W Media Private equity backers spent close to $150 million to save struggling 106-year-old F+W Media — but as the company this week winds down its Chapter 11 bankruptcy, the bigmoney players have also emerged as the biggest losers. In the latest fire sale em...
19:32, 07/23/2019

Investments in cleaner vehicles hit BMW profits BMW's second quarter earnings fell by a fifth, hit by exchange rate moves and investments in manufacturing electric and hybrid cars to help meet stricter emissions limits....
04:48, 08/01/2019

Investments, legal charge put brakes on BMW BMW's first-quarter operating profit fell 78 percent to 589 million euros, despite higher deliveries of luxury vehicles, as the carmaker felt the effects of higher investment spending and a 1.4 billion euro ($1.6 bln) legal provision....
07:16, 05/07/2019

U.S.-China Investments Continue to Decline The flow of investment money between China and the U.S. continued to fall in the first half of 2019 as trade tensions took their toll, a new report says....
07:16, 08/01/2019

Majority of new technology investments in UAE will be on data Enterprises in the UAE are rushing to digitally transform themselves in a bid to be operationally efficient, more agile, create new experiences for customers and create new revenue streams.About one-third of the spending in the third-platform technol...
00:32, 05/15/2019

Breaking down FCA's new investments, tax incentives in Mich. The deal entailed not only wooing the automaker with state tax incentives, but also the city of Detroit going to extraordinary lengths to assemble 215 acres of both private and publicly owned land — in less than 90 days....
06:00, 05/22/2019

Here's how to track how well your impact investments are performing It may take some time to see climate change legislation wind its way through Capitol Hill. But there are ways to to track how well your investments are addressing environmental and social causes now....
09:32, 04/28/2019

Investments: Why you should consider annuities in your retirement planning Annuities deserve serious consideration for your retirement, as they can deliver financial security, providing income for the rest of your life.        ...
18:00, 05/15/2019

Seoul: A mecca for K-Beauty and fried chicken South Korea's capital has much to offer, especially for fans of history, K-beauty, K-Pop, nightlife and even fried chicken.       ...
10:48, 07/24/2019

FCA's Detroit plans could spur more supplier investments Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan hinted the city was in talks with at least four logistics and supplier teams to expand in Detroit, promising an additional 1,000 to 2,000 jobs on top of the 4,950 promised by FCA....
09:00, 05/26/2019

Brazil's Usiminas approves 1.38 bln reais in new investments The board of Brazilian steelmaker Usinas Siderurgicas de Minas Gerais SA has approved roughly 1.38 billion reais ($344 million) in new capital expenditures, it said on Monday....
10:16, 05/27/2019

Barclays urged to stop coal and oil investments A group of Barclays' investors has written to the boss of the bank urging him to stop funding companies involved in coal mining or oil sands exploitation....
11:16, 05/01/2019

3 reasons why startup investments in Europe need a serious shake-up For the past twelve years, my work has been either to find startups to invest in, or find investment for startups that need funding. It has never been an easy game, no matter which side — the VC fund or startup – I was on. Over the years, the Europea...
10:32, 08/21/2019

Brookfield-backed NTS sees almost $240 mln in investments over five years Brazilian gas pipeline firm Nova Transportadora do Sudeste SA (NTS) is planning investments of almost 900 million reais ($237 million) over the next five years, the group's chief executive, Wong Loon, said at an event in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday....
17:16, 07/30/2019

North Korea, US in talks for 3rd Trump-Kim summit, Seoul says North Korean and U.S. officials are holding "behind-the-scenes talks" to arrange a third summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on the fate of the North's expanding nuclear arsenal, South Korea's president said, fou...
02:16, 06/26/2019

NKorea says weapons drill was defensive, criticizes Seoul North Korea has described its firing of rocket artillery and an apparent short-range ballistic missile over the weekend as a regular and defensive military exercise and ridiculed South Korea for criticizing the launches....
00:32, 05/09/2019

US and North Korea in talks to set up third Trump-Kim summit, Seoul says It comes four months after a second meeting between the leaders in Hanoi collapsed without any agreement.        ...
04:00, 06/26/2019

Fans to sue after Ronaldo sits out Juventus friendly in Seoul Soccer fans in South Korea are taking legal action to seek compensation after Cristiano Ronaldo failed to play in a friendly during Juventus' pre-season tour in Seoul last week....
16:48, 07/30/2019

North Korea Says It Has No Plans to Restart Talks With Seoul (SEOUL, South Korea) — North Korea on Friday bluntly criticized South Korean President Moon Jae-in for continuing to hold military exercises with the U.S. and over his rosy comments on inter-Korean diplomacy, and said Pyongyang has no current p...
03:00, 08/16/2019

Kim Basinger joins protest against the dog meat trade in Seoul One animal rights activist holds a dead puppy outside South Korea's Parliament in the capital Seoul Friday, calling for an end to the dog meat industry....
11:16, 07/12/2019

North Korean Defector, 6-Year-Old Son Die Of Starvation In Seoul The bodies of a North Korean defector and her young son have been found in their apartment, Seoul police said Tuesday, with local media reporting they appeared to have died of starvation....
12:33, 08/13/2019

Trump praises relationship with Kim Jong Un during Seoul address President Trump praised his relationship with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during an address to South Korean business leaders Sunday and hinted that both men could meet later in the day at the Demilitarized Zone that separates the two Koreas. ...
21:16, 06/29/2019

N. Korea says weapons drill was defensive, criticizes Seoul North Korea has described its firing of rocket artillery and an apparent short-range ballistic missile over the weekend as a regular and defensive military exercise and ridiculed South Korea for criticizing the launches...
23:32, 05/08/2019

The escalating dispute between Tokyo and Seoul is already affecting businesses The ongoing dispute between Japan and South Korea has begun to affect businesses across multiple sectors and could potentially even dent the global economy....
01:48, 07/31/2019

The Latest: Seoul Says N. Korea Fires 2 Suspected Missiles SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on North Korea test firing at least one projectile off its western coast (all times local): 7:10 p.m. South Korea’s military says North Korea has fired two suspected short-range missiles. South Korea’s...
05:32, 05/09/2019

N. Korea says Kim supervised weapons tests, criticizes Seoul North Korea says leader Kim Jong Un has supervised test-firings of an unspecified new weapons system, seen as an attempt to build leverage ahead of negotiations with the United States...
20:16, 08/10/2019

Man sets himself on fire outside Japanese embassy in Seoul — and survives A man set himself on fire outside the Japan embassy in Seoul, South Korea on Friday amid tension between the two countries. The man, who was in his 70s, started the fire inside his car as it was parked in front of the building where the Japanese Emba...
23:00, 07/18/2019

| North Korea fires two 'unidentified projectiles' - Seoul North Korea fired two unidentified projectiles into the sea and launched a scathing attack on "foolish" calls for dialogue from South Korean leader Moon Jae-in....
00:32, 08/17/2019

North Korea says missile test was defensive, criticizes Seoul SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea on Thursday described its firing of rocket artillery and an apparent short-range ballistic missile over the weekend as a regular and defensive military exercise and ridiculed South Korea for criticizing the launches. ...
05:48, 05/09/2019

U20 World Cup: Runners-up South Korea feted before fans in Seoul Players and coaches of the South Korean men's under-20 football team were feted in front of fans in the nation's capital Monday for their unexpected run to second place at the FIFA U-20 World Cup in Poland....
07:32, 06/17/2019

South Korean Dies After Self-Immolation at Japanese Embassy in Seoul Anti-Japanese sentiment in South Korea has often led to dramatic protests in front of the embassy. The two countries are currently locked in a bitter trade dispute....
01:16, 07/19/2019

"Will Never Have Talks": North Korea Rejects Seoul's Dialogue Pledge North Korea said on Friday it will never sit down with South Korea for talks again, rejecting a vow by the South's President Moon Jae-in to pursue dialogue with Pyongyang made the previous day as he......
18:00, 08/15/2019

New Seoul Formula E track layout revealed using Olympics venue The new ABB FIA Formula E track in Seoul will be run over a 19-turn course around the city's Jamsil Sports Complex, the venue of the 1988 Olympic Games...
12:16, 07/02/2019

A K-beauty lover makes a pilgrimage to Seoul, the capital of skincare and K-Pop A fan of K-Beauty heads to Seoul to experience the hotbed of skincare and 24-hour clothing-optional spas along with K-Pop and Korean fried chicken.       ...
17:32, 07/23/2019

"Don't Abuse PM": Shazia Ilmi Confronts Crowd With Pak Flags In Seoul BJP leader Shazia Ilmi, who confronted Pakistani supporters raising anti-Modi and anti-India slogans in South Korea on Friday, has said that it is imperative to "peacefully register protest if......
02:32, 08/18/2019

Japan says Seoul must fix wartime labor issue that violates international law Seoul must take swift steps to resolve a dispute over the issue of compensation for wartime forced labor, Japan's Foreign Minister Taro Kono told South Korea's ambassador on Friday, adding that the situation violated international law....
20:00, 07/18/2019

Seoul sees US, NKorea diplomacy as contrast to Iran tensions US, North Korea are trying to narrow their differences for new summit talks, South Korea’s unification minister says, contrasting the US and North Korea diplomatic efforts to the rising tensions over Iran’s nuclear deal...
22:32, 06/26/2019

Seoul: 2 North Korean fishermen defect to South Korea SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says two of four North Korean fishermen who were rescued off a boat drifting in South Korean waters will remain in the country after expressing their desire to defect. Seoul’s Unification Ministry on Tuesda...
23:16, 06/17/2019

SK Telecom and Seoul government to install 5G ADAS on buses and cabs SK Telecom and Seoul metropolitan government will install 5G-enabled ADAS on 1,700 buses and taxis to develop a real-time HD map in preparation for autonomous vehicles....
00:48, 05/23/2019

Accenture quarterly profit jumps as digital investments pay off Accenture Plc reported a 19.8% rise in quarterly profit on Thursday, as the provider of consulting and outsourcing services continues to receive benefits of digital and cloud services investment....
05:16, 06/27/2019

Value investments are the cheapest in 30 years, but some market watchers say beware Value-oriented investments are at at the biggest discount ever, according to J.P. Morgan, but some market watchers aren't convinced they're buys....
10:00, 06/10/2019

Ukraine ArcelorMittal promises investments after pollution charges ArcelorMittal's Ukrainian steel mill, charged with violating environmental standards, will invest $1.8 billion over the next five years to reduce air emissions by 50-55 percent, the company said on Thursday....
12:48, 08/08/2019

Airlines' technology investments pay off in customer satisfaction scores J.D. Power has good news and bad news when it comes to the payoff from airline customer satisfaction. IT investments in software, kiosks and reservation systems have paid off. In-flight services need a lot more work....
08:32, 05/30/2019

Activision revenue beats estimates on higher investments Videogame maker Activision Blizzard Inc beat second-quarter revenue estimates on Thursday, benefiting from higher investments in its franchises to fend off competition from blockbuster games "Fortnite" and "Apex Legends"....
13:48, 08/08/2019

Ackman's Pershing Square exited ADP and UTX investments -source William Ackman's Pershing Square Capital Management has sold its positions in Automatic Data Processing and United Technologies and built a new position in a company whose name has not been disclosed, a source familiar with the matter said on Monday....
17:16, 08/05/2019

Your technology investments may not deliver the productivity gains you expected Improving productivity has been core to the value proposition for technology investments, but trends in overall US productivity indicate that tech spending is not the same....
14:16, 05/28/2019

Campbell Readies Investments in Struggling Soup Business Campbell Soup is planning to bolster investment in its namesake business in the U.S., where sales have dropped amid heightened competition from private-label options....
12:00, 06/05/2019

Trump hails recent Japanese auto investments in the U.S. Although the president has labeled Japan's automakers a looming national security threat, he is now hailing them for their sizable spending on "magnificent plants" across the U.S....
03:16, 07/15/2019

UK firms likely to cancel investments after a no-deal Brexit: BoE's Broadbent British companies are likely to cancel projects that they have put on hold because of uncertainty about Brexit if the country leaves the European Union without a deal to smooth the shock, Bank of England Deputy Governor Ben Broadbent said on Monday....
10:32, 05/20/2019

Myopic stock markets deter green investments Companies remain torn between making socially responsible investments and meeting the short-term expectations of the stock market. But it's not all gloom and doom for green investors, especially in Europe....
09:00, 06/18/2019

90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way Premieres With Shocking Secrets, Catfishing and Big Investments After years of chronicling what happens when foreigners move to the United States for love, TLC is flipping the script and showing what happens when Americans move abroad for love with 90 Day......
21:16, 06/03/2019

South Korean man dies after setting himself on fire outside Japanese embassy in Seoul A man in his seventies has died after self-immolating inside his car in front of the Japanese Embassy in Seoul, authorities in the South Korean capital said Friday....
13:32, 07/19/2019

From Hollywood to Seoul: How the #MeToo movement is upending Asian entertainment industries Asia is having its own #MeToo moment, with its homegrown entertainment industries grappling with many of the issues that have ended entertainment.        ...
06:16, 07/17/2019

Ronaldo’s 90 minutes on the bench in Seoul was another own goal in Asia | John Duerden It has been a mixed summer for touring European clubs and Juventus in particular have roused the locals’ angerThe game between Juventus and a South Korean K-League All Star team last Friday in Seoul ended in a 3-3 draw but the winners may be lawyers ...
21:16, 07/30/2019

Seoul: NKorea ignores calls for joint African swine efforts South Korea is concerned North Korea is ignoring its calls for joint efforts to stem the spread of highly contagious African swine fever following an outbreak in North Korea...
23:16, 06/04/2019

UPDATE 2-Japan rebuffs Seoul's calls to scrap export curbs Japan pushed back on Tuesday against calls from South Korea to scrap curbs on some high-tech exports, ratcheting up tension in a decades-old diplomatic dispute that threatens to disrupt the global supply of memory chips and smartphones....
23:16, 07/08/2019

Seoul: North Korea confirms African swine fever outbreak SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea is scrambling to prevent the spread of the highly contagious African swine fever on its pig industry after North Korea confirmed an outbreak at a farm near its border with China. South Korea’s agriculture minist...
01:00, 05/31/2019

North Korea soldier floated down river to defect to South, Seoul says A North Korean soldier defected to the South after he was captured floating down the Imjin River at night, South Korea's joint chiefs of staff said Thursday....
08:16, 08/01/2019

Juve reject K League complaints after Ronaldo sits out Seoul friendly "Juventus chairman Andrea Agnelli on Wednesday rejected allegations that the Italian champions acted irresponsibly after Cristiano Ronaldo did not feature in a pre-season friendly against the K League All Stars in Seoul last week."...
13:16, 07/31/2019

North Korea Has Fired An "Unidentified Short-Range Missile", Says Seoul North Korea launched an "unidentified short-range missile" towards the East Sea -- also known as Sea of Japan -- on Saturday, Seoul's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said....
19:32, 05/03/2019

Seoul hopes Trump-Kim meeting helps inter-Korean engagement SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says it hopes the diplomatic momentum created by the latest meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un would help revive inter-Korean dialogue and engagement that ground to a halt ...
19:48, 06/30/2019

Uniqlo to close a Seoul store on anti-Japan boycotts: report Japanese casual clothing chain Uniqlo plans to close a store in central Seoul, hurt by South Korean consumer boycotts amid a mounting dispute between the two countries, the Yomiuri newspaper reported on Friday....
19:16, 08/08/2019

3 tips to protect your investments, whether you manage your money or hire an adviser Whether you choose to manage your investments or hire an adviser, here are three tips to ensure your 401(k) generates maximum returns.        ...
11:48, 05/16/2019

Swedish fund AP2 ditches tobacco and nuclear weapons investments Sweden's AP2, one of the country's five main national pension funds, will no longer invest in tobacco and nuclear weapons-linked stocks, in a move it said on Tuesday deepened its commitment to......
03:16, 06/04/2019

Climate change has U.S. fund managers adjusting agriculture investments After historic floods devastated Midwestern agricultural states this spring, some fund managers are evaluating how climate change will affect the long-term value of companies that make or sell products ranging from tractors to fertilizer....
09:32, 05/01/2019

A lack of innovation could be why investments in China's tech firms are plunging The value of venture capital investment in China fell 77% year-on-year in the second quarter. Investors say a lack of innovation is one major factor....
02:16, 07/15/2019

UK’s National Trust to sell off fossil fuel investments worth £45m The National Trust, a UK conservation charity, will sell off its investments in fossil fuel companies including BP, Shell and Total over the next three years...
00:00, 07/04/2019

Pelosi calls for investments in child care, early education MEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the country should be making more investments in child care and early education. The California Democrat said better access to affordable, quality early education and child care not only helps chi...
10:00, 05/03/2019

Climate change can pose big risks to real estate investments Climate changes pose big risks to real estate investments. The good news for REIT investors is that environmental, social and corporate governance-focused products are growing at a rapid clip....
11:00, 05/28/2019

Industry Body For Lower Taxes To Incentivise Equity Investments Budget 2019 date: CII in a statement said that the tax rate on all corporate taxpayers should be reduced to 25 per cent unconditionally without any turnover criteria...
10:16, 06/27/2019

Jay Inslee's climate plan adds investments for rural U.S., farmers Democratic presidential candidate Jay Inslee expanded on his climate change plan Wednesday, outlining goals of cutting greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture and rewarding American farmers for green achievements....
21:00, 08/21/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Japan rebuffs Seoul's calls to scrap export curbs Japan pushed back on Tuesday against calls from South Korea to scrap curbs on some high-tech exports, ratcheting up tension in a decades-old diplomatic dispute that threatens to disrupt the global supply of memory chips and smartphones....
20:00, 07/09/2019

Seoul: More analysis needed before confirming North Korea fired 'ballistic' missiles South Korea's military insisted Friday that it is still unclear whether the short-range missiles North Korea fired a day earlier were ballistic missiles, despite Pentagon's announcement that they were....
02:00, 05/10/2019

Russia expresses 'deep regret' over South Korea airspace violation, Seoul says Russia expressed “deep regret” over one of its warplanes entering into South Korea’s airspace during its first joint air patrol with China Tuesday and promised to launch an investigation into the incident, South Korea’s presidential office said Wedne...
04:32, 07/24/2019

North Korea's Weapons Program Fuels Tokyo's Trade Spat With Seoul A damning accusation underpins a trade dispute between Japan and South Korea: Chemicals and equipment bought by South Korean companies from Japan may be helping North Korea build weapons of mass destruction....
05:16, 07/10/2019

Defying worsening Seoul-Tokyo ties, BTS concerts draw 210,000 fans in Japan K-pop super band BTS's four concerts in Japan this month drew a total of 210,000 fans, making the Japanese leg of the band's world tour a solid success....
23:48, 07/14/2019

Workers want those hard-to-find socially responsible investments in their 401(k) plans: Survey A majority of workers want to put their money in socially conscious investments when saving for retirement. But many still do not have access to those kinds of investments....
09:32, 04/28/2019

Ontario's abrupt move to end beer sales contract threatens investments The Ontario government on Thursday passed legislation to end a contract with a beer retailer in Canada's most populous province calling it a monopoly, but business lobby groups say the abrupt cancellation discourages investment....
12:00, 06/06/2019

Bank investments in technology not yet driving significant revenue growth: Accenture The $1 trillion invested by traditional banks globally over the past three years to improve their technology has not yet delivered the revenue growth that had been expected, according to an Accenture report released on Thursday....
03:48, 06/20/2019

Climate change: Myopic stock markets deter green investments Companies remain torn between making socially responsible investments and meeting the short-term expectations of the stock market. But it's not all gloom and doom for green investors, especially in Europe....
03:16, 06/19/2019

2 U.S. agencies vote to review Volcker Rule, which bars certain bank investments The U.S. agency that insures banks' cash reserves voted Tuesday to review an Obama-era rule enacted after the financial crisis to dissuade banking institutions from making risky investments that don't benefit customers....
15:00, 08/20/2019

National Trust vows to offload all investments in fossil fuel industry The National Trust is to sell all of its investments in the fossil fuel industry by 2022, saying oil and gas companies had not done enough in the shift to a low-carbon economy....
17:48, 07/04/2019

Norway wealth fund to map phasing out of oil companies from investments: finance ministry Norway's $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest, must assess how the planned phase out of oil and gas exploration and production companies from its investments will be conducted, the finance ministry said on Friday....
12:48, 06/29/2019

UPDATE 1-Fidelity to curb investments in Woodford Income Focus Fund Investment firm Fidelity International said on Tuesday that it has decided to restrict its customers from making new investments in money manager Neil Woodford's Income Focus Fund....
06:00, 06/18/2019

Ackman's Pershing Square exited ADP and United Tech investments: source William Ackman's Pershing Square Capital Management has sold its positions in Automatic Data Processing Inc and United Technologies Corp and built a new position in a company whose name has not been disclosed, a source familiar with the matter said...
17:48, 08/05/2019

Poland eyes green energy investments in Western Balkans: minister Polish energy groups could invest in renewable power in Western Balkan countries that eye European Union membership, Jadwiga Emilewicz, minister for entrepreneurship and technology said....
14:16, 06/22/2019

Why SoftBank Needs a Second Vision Fund Softbank could use a second technology megafund following the success of its Vision Fund, which has added a powerful shot of growth to the company’s recent financial results....
10:48, 08/07/2019

‘Korean Music Is Amazingly Vibrant.’ TIME Talks to Seoul Hip-Hop Sensation Epik High With its stylish music videos, slick choreography and versatile melodies, K-pop has amassed a growing number of fans worldwide. Drawing increasing global attention is the country’s hip-hop scene, of which rap group Epik High has been a mainstay...
23:16, 07/14/2019

South Korea 'clearly' called for withdrawal of Japan's export curbs at meeting: Seoul official South Korean trade ministry officials "clearly" called on Japan to drop its export restrictions on the neighboring country at a bilateral meeting on Friday, a Seoul official told Reuters on Saturday, rebutting Tokyo's claims that Seoul did not make s...
08:00, 07/13/2019

North Korea slams Seoul over military drills with US, says Kim oversaw latest weapons tests North Korea said Saturday that dictator Kim Jong Un supervised the test-firing of a new weapons system, the latest in a series of launches widely seen as an effort to drive a wedge between the U.S. and South Korea amid ongoing joint military exercise...
01:16, 08/11/2019

MOVES-BNP Paribas asset management arm hires Rob Gambi as global head of investments BNP Paribas Asset Management, the asset management arm of the French bank, on Tuesday named Rob Gambi as global head of investments, based in London....
09:16, 05/14/2019

UPDATE 2-Ackman's Pershing Square exited ADP and United Tech investments -source William Ackman's Pershing Square Capital Management has sold its positions in Automatic Data Processing Inc and United Technologies Corp and built a new position in a company whose name has not been disclosed, a source familiar with the matter said o...
17:16, 08/05/2019

Toyota says Trump's latest tariff threat shows Japanese investments in US 'not welcomed' The company's comments Friday come after the White House said U.S.Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer will "address the threatened impairment" of national security from auto imports....
15:48, 05/17/2019

Superinvestor John Rogers Of Ariel Investments Lauds KKR's Looming PE Stock Shakeup The world has yet to see if private equity pioneer KKR attracts hordes of new investors in converting to a corporation. It may present a good summer investment opportunity as a new mega trend takes hold in PE land....
05:10, 05/01/2019

SoftBank Rolls Out Second Tech Megafund SoftBank Group said it would start a second technology megafund and has secured $108 billion in commitments from investors including Apple, Japanese banks, Taiwanese investors and Kazakhstan’s sovereign-wealth fund....
20:00, 07/25/2019

Does SoftBank Really Have $108 Billion for Its Vision Fund 2? SoftBank appeared to have pulled off a fundraising coup last month when it announced a technology investment fund with $108 billion in expected capital from the likes of Apple and Microsoft....
19:48, 08/06/2019

AI Is Hot and SoftBank Is Offering Cash to Burn SoftBank’s plans for a second technology megafund focused on artificial-intelligence startups is poised to flood an already-hyped sector with more money....
19:16, 08/08/2019

South Korea warns Japan that removing Seoul from its preferential list could affect security cooperation South Korea's foreign minister warned on Thursday that if Japan removes South Korea from its list of countries with minimum trade restrictions, Seoul would have to review bilateral security cooperation...
23:16, 07/31/2019

Pentagon chief Mark Esper, Seoul leader Moon Jae-in discuss Japan security agreement United States Secretary of Defense Mark Esper and South Korean President Moon Jae-in discussed trilateral security cooperation with Japan on Friday amid a trade and diplomatic dispute between the Asian neighbors, the pre...
07:16, 08/09/2019

Seoul seeks to advance inter-Korean ties on peace mood created by Panmunjom meeting Unification Minister Kim Yeon-chul said Tuesday he will work to turn the current peace mood on the Korean Peninsula into a chance to further advance inter-Korean relations....
02:00, 07/09/2019

UPDATE 1-South Africa's Exxaro buoyed by equity investments as core profit falls South African miner Exxaro Resources on Thursday reported a 42% rise in half-year headline profit as income from equity investments offset lower core earnings....
01:00, 08/22/2019

UPDATE 1-Accenture hikes FY forecast, beats qtrly estimates powered by digital investments Accenture Plc raised its full-year profit forecast on Thursday, after reporting better-than-expected third-quarter results, as the provider of consulting and outsourcing services continues to benefit from its digital and cloud services investments....
05:16, 06/27/2019

Kirsten Gillibrand Proposes Huge Investments in Maternal Health, Child Care and Education Ms. Gillibrand’s campaign introduced a plan that would help new families with everything from diapers and nursery beds to paid leave and prekindergarten....
11:32, 05/22/2019

Eliminating hepatitis calls for ‘bold political leadership, with investments to match,’ UN health chief says Calling for “bold political leadership” ahead of World Hepatitis Day, the UN World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday urged countries to take advantage of recent reductions in the costs of diagnosing and treating viral hepatitis and scale up investm...
10:48, 07/26/2019

SoftBank Plans for Second $100 Billion Vision Fund Less than two years after the Vision Fund’s launch, the Japanese company has deployed most of its money, investing in the world’s most valuable technology companies, including Uber and WeWork....
02:00, 05/09/2019

SoftBank Rolls Out Second, Even Bigger Tech Megafund SoftBank will start a second technology megafund, having secured $108 billion in commitments from investors including Apple, Japanese banks, Taiwanese investors and Kazakhstan’s sovereign-wealth fund....
07:16, 07/26/2019

SoftBank leads $200 mln investment in India's Grofers Japan's SoftBank Group Corp has led an investment round of more than $200 million in online grocery startup Grofers India through its Vision Fund, the New Delhi-based company said on Wednesday, upping competition in a hotly chased market in the count...
04:00, 05/15/2019

SoftBank Invests in an Opaque $100 Billion Industry More and more companies are using intermediaries like Greensill to pay their suppliers early. It’s a part of accounting in desperate need of transparency....
12:16, 05/15/2019

SoftBank Considers IPO for $100 Billion Vision Fund SoftBank is considering audacious fundraising plans, including a public offering of its $100 billion investment fund and the launch of a second fund of at least that size, as it looks to seize on an exploding startup scene....
07:00, 05/03/2019

Bankers Find New Reasons to Keep Lending to SoftBank Bankers also say they are eager to lend because changes SoftBank’s corporate structure mean banks and credit-rating firms can view it as an investment holding company rather than as a mobile-phone operator....
04:16, 05/14/2019

SoftBank Gears Up to Pump More Cash Into Much-Hyped AI SoftBank’s plans for a second technology megafund focused on artificial-intelligence startups is poised to flood an already-hyped sector with more cash....
17:48, 08/07/2019

SoftBank reveals details of new $108bn fund SoftBank Group has announced that it will launch its second Vision Fund with the help of Apple, Foxconn, Microsoft, other tech giants and investors.The new fund will be called the Vision Fund 2 and it will focus on technologies based on artificial in...
14:00, 07/26/2019

U.S. clears SoftBank's $2.25 billion investment in GM's Cruise SoftBank has come under increasing U.S. scrutiny over its ties to Chinese firms in the face of an escalating trade and technology war between Washington and Beijing....
07:32, 07/06/2019

UPDATE 2-Cannabis firm Tilray sees growth slowing, loss nearly triples as investments weigh Canadian pot producer Tilray Inc reported a wider-than-expected quarterly loss on Tuesday, as it ramped up investments to boost production and warned of muted growth in the Canadian recreational marijuana market for the second half of the year....
18:32, 08/13/2019

SoftBank, Toyota's self-driving car venture to add five more automakers: sources The self-driving car joint venture of SoftBank Corp and Toyota Motor will receive investment from a further five Japanese automakers, two sources familiar with the matter said, broadening backing for the all-Japan effort....
20:32, 06/26/2019

SoftBank's Vision Fund to borrow $4 bln against stakes in Uber and two others - FT SoftBank's Vision Fund is looking to borrow $4 billion against its stakes in Uber Technologies Inc, soon-to-go-public Slack Technologies Inc, and blood-testing company Guardant Health Inc, the Financial Times reported, citing people directly involved...
22:00, 05/29/2019

SoftBank's Bid to Build a Solar-Power Empire Founders Investor Masayoshi Son sought deals of immense scale in Saudi Arabia, India and beyond to tackle one of the world’s toughest energy challenges. So far, his firm has done a fraction of what it promised....
15:48, 08/10/2019

Brazilian startup Volanty gets capital injection led by SoftBank Brazil's digital used car portal Volanty has received an infusion of 70 million reais ($17.6 million) from venture capital funds led by Japan's SoftBank and Kaszek of Argentina....
17:16, 08/07/2019

Softbank's Arm Holdings eases upfront license costs Arm Holdings, the British chip technology firm whose designs underlie mobile phone chips, is changing its licensing model to pursue a bigger customer base as more devices become connected to the internet....
08:32, 07/16/2019

SoftBank reportedly committing $40 billion to its second Vision Fund SoftBank Group will invest $40 billion in its forthcoming second Vision Fund, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday. SoftBank's board will meet on Thursday to approve the commitment....
07:00, 07/25/2019

UPDATE 3-GM's Cruise gets $1.15 bln new cash from T. Rowe Price, SoftBank General Motors Co's majority-owned Cruise self-driving division said on Tuesday fund manager T. Rowe Price and a group of existing investors put down $1.15 billion in new equity, valuing the unit at $19 billion....
10:32, 05/07/2019

GM's Cruise gets $1.15 billion new cash from T. Rowe Price, SoftBank General Motors Co's majority-owned Cruise self-driving division on Tuesday said T. Rowe Price and a group of existing investors put down $1.15 billion in new equity, valuing the unit at $19 billion....
07:16, 05/07/2019

Grab commits $2 billion to Indonesia with SoftBank's backing Southeast Asian ride-hailing firm Grab on Monday said it will invest $2 billion into Indonesia over five years using capital from Japan's SoftBank Group Corp, marking its biggest commitment in the region's most populous market....
04:48, 07/29/2019

SoftBank plans to lend up to $20 bln to employees to invest in new fund- WSJ Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is planning to lend up to $20 billion to its employees, including Chief Executive Masayoshi Son, to buy stakes in its second Vision Fund, the Wall Street Journal reported https://on.wsj.com/307Ljih on Saturday, citing peop...
02:32, 08/18/2019

SoftBank creates 'AI revolution' fund without Saudi cash SoftBank has apparently dropped Saudi Arabia as an investor for its new fund after the assassination of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. It has vowed to accelerate the "AI revolution" through investment in leading companies....
11:00, 07/26/2019

SoftBank's New Fund Stands to Shake Up Enterprise Tech SoftBank’s $108 billion technology fund will have a big impact on the venture-backed startups helping to develop next-generation enterprise technology, investors say....
15:16, 07/29/2019

SoftBank to pump second Vision Fund with proceeds from the first -source SoftBank Group Corp plans to use proceeds from its first Vision Fund to bankroll the $38 billion it has committed to the second, a source said, in a show of unflinching confidence in its huge tech bets commanding sky-high valuations when sold....
02:16, 07/30/2019

SoftBank Group announces new $108 bln Vision Fund aimed at AI SoftBank Group Corp announced on Friday a second Vision Fund aimed at investing in AI technology, saying it had secured memoranda of understandings (MOUs) for about $108 billion from companies including Apple and Microsoft....
18:16, 07/25/2019

Japan's SoftBank chases more deals with Mexican startups Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is in advanced talks to invest in Mexican used car platform Kavak and financial technology firm Konfio, several people familiar with the matter said, underscoring the company's interest in Mexico as it pours money into La...
09:48, 08/09/2019

SoftBank eyeing near US$1-billion investment in Colombia's Rappi Rappi was founded in 2015 by three friends as a restaurant-delivery business in Colombia’s capital, Bogotá. It has since spread across Latin America....
09:48, 04/30/2019

UPDATE 2-SoftBank mulls IPO of $100 bln Vision Fund -source Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is considering an initial public offering of its $100 billion Vision Fund, a source familiar with the matter said on Friday....
09:48, 05/03/2019

SoftBank shares come under pressure after Uber's rough first day of trading Shares of Japanese conglomerate SoftBank Group came under pressure in Monday's trading session following the large losses seen on ride-hailing giant Uber's debut day last Friday....
00:00, 05/13/2019

SoftBank set to invest in British financing group Greensill A prospective deal between SoftBank Group Corp's Vision Fund and UK-based financing group Greensill Capital could be announced as early as Monday, a city source told Reuters....
07:48, 05/12/2019

SoftBank mulls IPO of $100 billion Vision Fund: source Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is considering an initial public offering of its $100 billion Vision Fund, a source familiar with the matter said on Friday....
08:48, 05/03/2019

Five automakers back Toyota's and Softbank's self-driving business Tech companies and automakers have been setting differences aside and merging forces in hopes of getting themselves a piece of the self-driving pie as early as possible. Late last year, Toyota and Softbank teamed up to establish a joint venture calle...
10:32, 06/28/2019

Japan's SoftBank invests $1 billion in delivery app Rappi Japan's SoftBank will invest $1 billion in Colombian delivery app Rappi, marking the first move by its newly created Innovation Fund for Latin America, according to a statement on Tuesday, confirming earlier media reports....
19:16, 04/30/2019

SoftBank convertible note helped cut WeWork losses Investors may be stumped by some of the finances WeWork owner We Company unveiled this week in its filing to go public, in particular a $486 million gain on a convertible note that made losses at the coworking firm appear a lot smaller....
23:32, 08/15/2019

How SoftBank and its $100 billion Vision Fund has become a global start-up machine SoftBank has invested almost $40 billion into 14 innovative start-ups ranked on CNBC's 2019 Disruptor 50 list. The fund has made large VC investments in each of these companies for sizable equity stakes....
13:16, 05/17/2019

SoftBank's Vision Fund 2 Plans to Begin Investing as Soon as Next Month The sequel to the world’s biggest technology investment fund could start investing billions of dollars as early as next month in a venture-capital market already awash with money....
17:16, 08/07/2019

Five Japanese automakers sign on to SoftBank-Toyota self-drive venture Five Japanese automakers including Suzuki Motor Corp and Mazda Motor Corp on Friday said they would each invest 2% in the on-demand, self-driving car service venture set up by SoftBank Corp and Toyota Motor Corp....
07:00, 06/28/2019

SoftBank Invests $1 Billion in Colombian Delivery Startup Rappi SoftBank Group Corp. has made a $1 billion investment in Rappi Inc., a South American on-demand delivery company, in another example of the firm’s reach in making large investments in technology companies....
04:16, 05/01/2019

SoftBank-backed Tokopedia scores record $1.3 bln Ramadan sale Tokopedia, an Indonesian e-commerce site backed by SoftBank and Alibaba , said on Wednesday it generated a record $1.3 billion in gross merchandise volume (GMV) during Ramadan sale, amid soaring demand for online retail....
03:16, 06/19/2019

SoftBank plans to lend up to $20 billion to employees to invest in new fund: WSJ Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is planning to lend up to $20 billion to its employees, including Chief Executive Masayoshi Son, to buy stakes in its second Vision Fund, the Wall Street Journal reported https://on.wsj.com/307Ljih on Saturday, citing peo...
09:00, 08/18/2019

SoftBank Group shares tumble as Uber prices IPO at lower end Shares in Japanese conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp tumbled 5.5% on Friday, a day after one of its biggest tech bets, Uber Technologies, priced its initial public offering at the low end of the targeted range....
04:16, 05/10/2019

Five Japanese automakers invest in SoftBank-Toyota self-drive venture Five Japanese automakers including Suzuki Motor and Mazda Motor on Friday said they would each invest 2% in the on-demand, self-driving car service venture set up by SoftBank and Toyota Motor....
22:00, 06/27/2019

SoftBank's Vision Fund Poised to Reap Big Uber Gain SoftBank’s Vision Fund, the world’s largest technology investor, is set to be a big winner on Uber’s blockbuster IPO this week, with a paper profit of roughly $3 billion in about 16 months....
03:00, 05/08/2019

Exclusive: U.S. clears SoftBank's $2.25 billion investment in GM-backed Cruise Cruise, a U.S. self-driving vehicle company majority-owned by General Motors Co, told Reuters on Friday that a U.S. national security panel approved a $2.25 billion investment in the firm by Japan's SoftBank Corp....
22:01, 07/05/2019

SoftBank Group announces new $108 billion Vision Fund aimed at AI SoftBank Group Corp announced on Friday a second Vision Fund aimed at investing in AI technology, saying it had secured memoranda of understandings (MOUs) for about $108 billion from companies including Apple and Microsoft ....
17:48, 07/25/2019

This map shows how SoftBank dominates the global ride-sharing industry Softbank is Uber's biggest shareholder, and has spent over $20 billion to collected stakes in the biggest ridesharing players around the world from India's Ola to Singapore's Grab to China's Didi Chuxing....
10:16, 05/09/2019

SoftBank says Vision Fund 2 could start investing soon, bags big gains on first SoftBank Group Corp's second Vision Fund could start investing as soon as next month, founder and Chief Executive Masayoshi Son said, as the technology conglomerate reported a leap in profits at its first $100 billion fund....
08:16, 08/07/2019

SoftBank-backed Tokopedia bets on logistics, AI for Indonesia growth Indonesian e-commerce unicorn Tokopedia is investing in two logistics companies and using artificial intelligence to predict buying behavior as part of an effort to speed delivery and slash shipping costs in the world's biggest archipelago....
05:00, 07/26/2019

Collective Health secures $205 mln in funding led by SoftBank Vision Fund Collective Health, which makes software for companies to pay workers' health costs directly, said on Monday it had raised $205 million in new funding led by SoftBank Group Corp's Vision Fund....
06:00, 06/17/2019

VCs like SoftBank see big opportunity in solutions to world problems: Energy Vault CEO Robert Piconi, co-founder and CEO of Energy Vault, discusses the $110 million investment the Swiss start-up received from Japanese conglomerate SoftBank....
19:32, 08/15/2019

SoftBank to Lend Founder and Employees Billions to Invest in Fund Softbank is leaning on its employees, including its chief executive, for cash as the firm rushes to raise an ambitious technology fund amid volatile markets....
09:00, 08/17/2019

SoftBank's Vision Fund to borrow $4 billion against stakes in Uber and two others: FT SoftBank's Vision Fund is looking to borrow $4 billion against its stakes in Uber Technologies Inc, soon-to-go-public Slack Technologies Inc, and blood-testing company Guardant Health Inc, the Financial Times reported, citing people directly involved...
23:00, 05/29/2019

SoftBank unveils $108 billion fund to invest in artificial intelligence SoftBank has secured pledges from Microsoft, Apple and other investors of around $108 billion for a second Vision Fund aimed at investing in artificial intelligence. The Japanese conglomerate itself plans to invest $38 billion in the fund, it said in...
07:00, 07/26/2019

SoftBank Faces Challenges Raising Latest $100 Billion Fund SoftBank’s bid to raise a second mega fund has met with a chilly reception from some of the world’s biggest money managers, signaling that a crucial initiative for the firm faces significant hurdles....
10:32, 06/02/2019

Saudi, Abu Dhabi showing 'high interest' in investing in VF2: SoftBank's Son SoftBank Group Corp founder and CEO Masayoshi Son said on Wednesday Saudi Arabia and Abu Dhabi are showing "high interest" in investing in the second Vision Fund....
08:16, 08/07/2019

UPDATE 1-SoftBank Group announces new $108 bln Vision Fund aimed at AI SoftBank Group Corp announced on Friday a second Vision Fund aimed at investing in AI technology, saying it has secured memoranda of understandings (MOUs) for about $108 billion from companies including Apple and Microsoft....
18:16, 07/25/2019

SoftBank's service to help power self-driving buses, farm machinery Japan's SoftBank Corp said on Monday it will launch a service this year that would use satellite navigation data and the telco's mobile base stations to help power self-driving buses, drones and farm machinery....
02:32, 06/03/2019

Deutsche Bank in partnership talks with SoftBank-backed OakNorth: source Deutsche Bank is in talks with SoftBank-backed British fintech firm OakNorth to use the latter's credit analysis and monitoring platform, a source with knowledge of the discussions told Reuters....
07:00, 07/09/2019

SoftBank brand Ymobile to delay launch of Huawei P30 Lite phone Japanese telco SoftBank Corp's low-cost mobile brand Ymobile said on Wednesday it would delay the launch of Huawei P30 Lite smartphone, following the imposition of trade restrictions on the Chinese manufacturer by Washington....
00:16, 05/22/2019

Softbank acquires 8.1% stake in Brazil's Banco Inter via share offering Japan's SoftBank Group Corp has acquired a 8.1% stake in the Brazilian online lender Banco Inter SA through a share offering that concluded last week, according to a securities filing published on Tuesday....
08:16, 08/06/2019

SoftBank Group's $108 billion Vision Fund 2 draws in Microsoft, Apple SoftBank Group Corp announced on Friday a second Vision Fund aimed at investing in technology firms, saying it has secured pledges totaling about $108 billion from companies including Microsoft Corp ....
23:32, 07/25/2019

CORRECTED (OFFICIAL)-UPDATE 2-Japan's SoftBank invests $1 bln in delivery app Rappi Japan's SoftBank will invest $1 billion in Colombian delivery app Rappi, marking the first move by its newly created Innovation Fund for Latin America, according to a statement on Tuesday, confirming earlier media reports....
17:00, 04/30/2019

Oyo founder to buy back $2 billion worth stake in SoftBank-backed Indian co Indian hospitality startup Oyo Founder Ritesh Agarwal raised his stake in the company with a $2 billion buyback, in a move that will bring his ownership closer to biggest investor SoftBank Corp ....
02:00, 07/19/2019

SoftBank profits rise, party on gains from Saudi-tied fund TOKYO (AP) — Japanese internet company SoftBank has reported a 36% increase in profit for the fiscal year through March from the previous fiscal year, partly on gains from its Vision Fund. After the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, SoftBa...
00:16, 05/09/2019

Suzuki, Mazda, Subaru Join Toyota-Softbank Self-Drive Venture Suzuki, Mazda, Subaru Corp, Isuzu Motors Ltd and Toyota's compact car unit Daihatsu will each invest 57.1 million yen ($530,620) in the venture - dubbed Monet...
21:48, 06/30/2019

Wirecard eyes share buybacks, sales leads from Softbank alliance German payments firm Wirecard is considering buying back shares following its partnership with Japan's Softbank Group which it said on Wednesday had already created leads for potential cooperation in digital payments....
09:32, 05/08/2019

Rappi to triple number of cities in Brazil where it operates after SoftBank deal Latin American unicorn Rappi expects to more than triple the number of cities where its delivery app operates in Brazil using most of a $1 billion cash injection by Japan's SoftBank, its President and co-founder said on Thursday....
16:48, 05/09/2019

SoftBank leads funding round for Berlin travel startup GetYourGuide Berlin travel startup GetYourGuide said on Thursday it had raised nearly $500 million from investors led by SoftBank's Vision Fund to expand its online offering of tours and activities that has won a following among millennials....
10:32, 05/16/2019

Japan's SoftBank makes bet to challenge Brazil's concentrated banking sector Japan's SoftBank has led a $231 million new financing round for Brazilian lending platform Creditas, valuing it at $750 million and funding a future expansion to other Latin American countries, Sergio Furio, the founder of Creditas, said....
05:32, 07/10/2019

SoftBank ‎Vision Fund eyes delivery start-up Glovo The world's largest technology investment fund is targeting the purchase of a substantial stake in Glovo‎, a Spanish online delivery start-up which competes with Deliveroo and Uber Eats....
10:32, 07/08/2019

Japan's SoftBank is reportedly grappling with raising money for its latest fund Japanese conglomerate SoftBank Group has reportedly hit a roadblock in its quest to raise money for its latest fund, according to the Wall Street Journal....
23:16, 06/02/2019

Japan's SoftBank taps into Mexican fintech startup Clip: sources Japan's SoftBank Group invested about $20 million in Mexican payments startup Clip early this year, one of its first Latin America deals as it launches a $5 billion technology fund in the region, said three people familiar with the matter....
11:32, 05/06/2019

SoftBank Group to book 1.2 trillion yen profit on Alibaba share sale Japan's SoftBank Group Corp said on Tuesday it expects to book around 1.2 trillion yen ($11.12 billion) in pre-tax profit on the sale of shares in China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd....
05:00, 06/04/2019

UPDATE 1-Japan's Softbank to announce $1 bln investment in delivery app Rappi on Tuesday Japan's Softbank is expected to announce on Tuesday a $1 billion investment in Colombian delivery app Rappi, one source with knowledge of the matter said....
05:48, 04/30/2019

Exclusive: U.S. panel okays SoftBank's $2.25 billion investment in GM-linked self-driving firm A U.S. national security panel on Friday approved a $2.25 billion investment by Japan's Softbank in Cruise, a self-driving vehicle firm majority owned by GM, the unit told Reuters, signaling some leeway for investors with deep ties to China....
18:48, 07/05/2019

Japan's Softbank to announce $1 billion investment in delivery app Rappi on Tuesday: report Japan's Softbank is expected to announce on Tuesday a $1 billion investment in Colombian delivery app Rappi, Brazilian financial blog Brazil Journal reported....
05:16, 04/30/2019

SoftBank Corp first-quarter profit climbs 4% as mobile user numbers grow Japanese telco SoftBank Corp said on Monday its operating profit in the quarter ended June rose 4%, in line with estimates, as the number of mobile users grew....
01:48, 08/05/2019

First stop Southeast Asia: SoftBank, Toyota's autonomous car venture heads overseas The self-driving car joint venture of SoftBank Corp and Toyota Motor plans to begin operating in Southeast Asia next year, in its first overseas foray, its chief executive said on Tuesday....
08:16, 06/11/2019

Japan's SoftBank set for small profit rise, Vision Fund IPO plans eyed Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is expected to report a small rise in its fourth-quarter profit, while investors look for details on whether the conglomerate plans to monetize its almost $100 billion Vision Fund through an IPO....
18:32, 05/06/2019

SoftBank executive sees major Mexican consumer firms as potential partners An executive in Japan's SoftBank Group said on Tuesday that the technology conglomerate is open to partnering with major Mexican consumer companies, such as retailer Femsa and bread-maker Bimbo, along with startups in the country....
21:00, 05/21/2019

SoftBank exec sees major Mexican consumer firms as potential partners An executive in Japan's SoftBank Group said on Tuesday that the technology conglomerate is open to partnering with major Mexican consumer companies, such as retailer Femsa and bread-maker Bimbo, along with startups in the country....
18:48, 05/21/2019

South Korea Urges North Korea Summit Before Donald Trump's Seoul Visit South Korea on Wednesday urged North Korea to hold another summit with its leader ahead of US President Donald Trump's visit to Seoul next week, while the United States said its door remained "wide......
19:16, 06/19/2019

South Korea urges North Korea summit before Trump Seoul visit, U.S. door 'wide open' South Korea on Wednesday urged North Korea to hold another summit with its leader ahead of U.S. President Donald Trump's visit to Seoul next week, while the United States said its door remained "wide open" for talks with Pyongyang....
11:00, 06/19/2019

SoftBank Group unveils stock split, rakes in $3.8 billion gain on Uber stake Japan's SoftBank Group Corp announced a stock split while keeping the per-share dividend unchanged for the year, effectively doubling its shareholder payout, as it also reported a $3.8 billion valuation gain on its stake in Uber....
04:32, 05/09/2019

Fixed-income investments like bonds aim for steady income, lower risk in your portfolio Many investors depend on fixed income as part of their strategy. These types of investments can generate payout of interest and return of principal.       ...
06:48, 06/17/2019

US-China trade spat: China's Asian neighbors see record investments More and more companies are relocating their factories from China amid trade tensions between Washington and Beijing, a UN report shows. Is China's "world's factory" tag under threat as firms seek to avoid US tariffs?...
10:48, 06/12/2019

Bats Welcomes New Issuer Franklin Templeton Investments to Bats ETF Marketplace KANSAS CITY and NEW YORK – May 1, 2017 – Bats, a CBOE Holdings, Inc. company, and a leading market for exchange-traded fund (ETF) trading globally, today welcomed Franklin Templeton Investments as a new issuer to the Bats ETF Marketplace with a suite...
07:00, 05/01/2019

Softbank CEO Masayoshi Son is Warren Buffett of tech, says Silicon Valley hedge funder Glen Kacher Silicon Valley hedge fund founder Glen Kacher is bullish on Japan's SoftBank and it's in large part because of its founder and CEO, Masayoshi Son....
12:00, 04/29/2019

Novartis CEO plans gene therapy price 'far lower' than $4 million to $5 million range Novartis AG's top executive said on Wednesday it expects to price its gene therapy for spinal muscular atrophy “far lower” than the $4 million to $5 million figure the Swiss drugmaker has said it could be worth....
14:48, 05/22/2019

$17 million or $70 million? 1930s Porsche fails to sell after auction snafu A bulbous race car from the 1930s was expected to be the most expensive car with the Porsche name ever sold at auction. But the sale was marred by a confusing mix-up on the auction stage....
09:32, 08/20/2019

CBOE Holdings Reports July 2012 Trading Volume Of 87.2 Million Contracts; 4.15 Million ADV CHICAGO, Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) today reported that July 2012 trading volume for options on the Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) and C2 Options ExchangeSM (C2SM), combined, totaled 87.20 million...
21:16, 05/01/2019

Sensor Tower: Brawl Stars hits $275 million in revenue, 100 million installs in 6 months Brawl Stars has brought in $275 million in revenue and seen 100 million installs since its December 12 launch, mobile research firm Sensor Tower says.Read More...
15:16, 06/14/2019

US housing starts total 1.191 million in July, vs 1.24 million expected CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on the July housing starts and building permits. CNBC's Diana Olick and Steve Liesman join the "Squawk Box" team to break down the numbers....
11:32, 08/16/2019

Judge Cuts $55 Million From $80 Million Roundup Verdict A federal judge cut down by $55 million a verdict tying Bayer’s Roundup weedkiller to cancer, as the company continues to battle thousands of similar claims throughout the U.S....
18:16, 07/15/2019

US skyscrapers kill 600 million -- yes, million -- birds every year Around 600 million birds die every year in the United States after striking tall buildings -- with Chicago, Houston and Dallas being especially deadly, according to research from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology....
12:00, 04/28/2019

Health Catalyst Aims to Raise $150 Million to $200 Million in IPO Health-data company Health Catalyst Inc.’s initial public offering will bring one of the first digital-health companies to public markets as technology startups race to list shares....
12:00, 04/30/2019

|REMINDER:WhattheNugentcommissionsaidabouttheSARS'rogue'unit Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has ruled that the established of an investigative unit within the SA Revenue Service in 2007 was unlawful. Fin24 considers what the Nugent commission of inquiry previously said about the unit's existence....
12:00, 07/05/2019

Sony won't sell off its mobile unit Sony has no plans to sell or shut down its smartphone business, believing the unit to be an important strategic asset in its efforts to sell other products such as televisions and gaming equipment.At its peak, Sony commanded a nine per cent share of ...
05:32, 05/23/2019

VW Ups Its Investment in Ford's Self-Driving Car Unit Volkswagen has agreed to invest around $2.6 billion in Ford’s autonomous-vehicle partner, Argo AI, in a deal that expands an alliance struck earlier this year and values the startup at $7 billion....
08:00, 07/12/2019

VW aims to raise $2B from truck unit IPO A successful IPO of VW's Traton heavy-trucks unit would generate funds for the automaker's EV push and for Traton's expansion outside of its main European market....
07:32, 06/14/2019

Red Dead Redemption 2 sales hit 25 million, up 1 million since May Publisher Take-Two revealed today during its financial results for the first quarter that Red Dead Redemption 2's sales now sit at 25 million.Read More...
15:48, 08/05/2019

Car-Sharing Startup Getaround Bets on Ride Sharing With SoftBank After raising a $300 million investment led by SoftBank’s Vision Fund, Getaround is hoping to profit from ties to the tech giant’s other portfolio companies....
03:48, 07/09/2019

Huawei Unit Cuts More Than 600 Jobs Following US Sanctions Chinese telecom giant Huawei said on Tuesday that more than 600 jobs would be lost at a US unit as a result of "curtailment of business operations" caused by Washington's sanctions on the firm and 68......
13:48, 07/23/2019

Alibaba to buy Kaola unit from NetEase for $2 bln- Caixin Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has agreed to pay $2 billion in cash to buy Chinese e-commerce firm Kaola, local news outlet Caixin reported on Friday. (http://bit.ly/2HcCI6C)...
06:32, 08/16/2019

| Huawei unit cuts more than 600 jobs following US sanctions Chinese telecom giant Huawei said on Tuesday that more than 600 jobs would be lost at a US unit as a result of "curtailment of business operations" caused by Washington's sanctions on the firm and 68 of its subsidiaries....
06:48, 07/27/2019

Samsung to foster neural processing unit Samsung has designated neural processing units as being core technologies in artificial intelligence and will hire 2,000 people in the area by 2030 as part of its goal to lead in logic chip businesses....
22:48, 06/17/2019

CVC Nears Deal to Buy Packaging Unit From Bosch German engineering group Robert Bosch is in advanced talks to sell its packaging-technology division to global buyout firm CVC Capital Partners in a deal that could value the business at up to $959 million....
15:00, 07/04/2019

Colfax to sell air and gas unit to PE firm KPS in $1.8 bln deal Welding and valves manufacturer Colfax Corp on Thursday said it had agreed to sell its air and gas handling unit to private equity firm KPS Capital Partners in a deal valued at $1.8 billion....
03:48, 05/16/2019

GE says it needs time for power-plant unit to recover General Electric Co tamped down enthusiasm about a quick recovery in its power-plant unit on Wednesday, and an analyst said the company was not "telling the whole story" about purported market-share gains at its ailing power unit....
17:48, 05/15/2019

AT&T Cuts Ad Sales Staff at WarnerMedia Unit AT&T’s WarnerMedia began making significant job cuts in its ad sales division, as it continues to reshape the businesses it bought in as part of the Time Warner Inc. deal last year....
23:00, 07/10/2019

China reveals new counterterrorism unit in Xinjiang China has formed a new counterterrorist special ops unit in Xinjiang, where Beijing has cracked down on suspected dissidents, placing them in "reeducation camps."...
11:00, 08/21/2019

Mitsubishi to Acquire Bombardier's Regional Jet Unit Mitsubishi said it would acquire Bombardier’s regional-jet business for $550 million in a transaction that puts the companies on different paths in the aviation sector....
11:00, 06/25/2019

Most SoftBank Vision Fund investors want to join second fund: CEO Son Most investors in SoftBank Group Corp's $100 billion Vision Fund want to join the group's forthcoming second fund, founder and Chief Executive Masayoshi Son said on Wednesday, adding discussions......
22:00, 06/18/2019

Thyssenkrupp to IPO elevator unit, scraps corporate split Thyssenkrupp on Friday scrapped plans to break into two parts in favor of a listing of its prized elevator unit, responding to a massive decline in its share price since the breakup plans were unveiled in September....
04:16, 05/10/2019

UPDATE 1-VW plans summer IPO of its Traton truck unit Volkswagen AG said on Monday it plans an initial public offering of its Traton trucks unit before the 2019 summer break and will invest nearly 1 billion euros ($1.12 billion) in an electric vehicle battery cell plant in Europe....
14:16, 05/13/2019

Preparing To Sue, Ex-Boy Scouts Recall Abuse By Unit Leaders Darrell Jackson, 57, of The Bronx, N.Y., is interviewed in New York, Tuesday, April 30, 2019. He was abused by scoutmaster Freddie Modica after joining the Boy Scouts in 1972 at the age of 10. Despite receiving psychological counseling over the years...
11:00, 05/27/2019

Bidders keen on elevator unit -Thyssenkrupp CEO in Spiegel Possible bidders for Thyssenkrupp's elevator division are under pressure to come up with firm offers, the conglomerate's chief executive told German magazine Der Spiegel....
10:32, 08/16/2019

Colfax nears deal to sell air and gas unit to KPS -sources Welding and valves manufacturer Colfax Corp is nearing a deal to sell its air and gas handling division to private equity firm KPS Capital Partners for more than $1.8 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday....
20:48, 05/12/2019

Energy distributor UGI's unit to acquire Columbia Midstream for $1.28 bln Energy distributor UGI Corp said on Tuesday its unit UGI Energy Services will acquire Columbia Midstream Group from a subsidiary of Canada's TC Energy Corp for about $1.28 billion to expand its midstream business....
19:48, 07/02/2019

Save $20 on This Apple Lightning Dock, If You're Okay With a Refurbished Unit Right now, Amazon will sell you a refurbished Lightning dock for just $19. This first party dock allows your iPhone to sit upright in the dock, charge and sync, and even output audio through a 3.5mm jack. Read more......
08:16, 04/29/2019

Manulife profit beats on strength in Asia unit Canada's largest insurer insurer Manulife Financial Corp on Wednesday edged past estimates for second-quarter profit, helped by strength in Asia unit, its biggest....
23:16, 08/07/2019

FedEx Profit Pressured by Express Unit's Woes FedEx’s profit was squeezed in its most recent quarter due to lower revenue at its Express air network and higher costs at its Ground business, as the delivery giant navigates turbulence in global trade....
15:16, 06/25/2019

Odebrecht unit preparing bankruptcy filing: source Atvos Agroindustrial Participacoes SA, the sugar and ethanol unit of Brazilian conglomerate Obebrecht SA, is preparing to file for bankruptcy protection this week, a person with knowledge of the matter told Reuters....
08:16, 05/29/2019

Ricciardo's failed engine was an older Renault unit Daniel Ricciardo says the Renault engine which expired in Formula 1 British Grand Prix FP2 was a high-mileage, older-spec unit which was reserved solely for Friday running...
16:32, 07/12/2019

| Eiffel Tower climber 'admitted to psychiatric unit' A man, believed to be Russian, who sparked a mass evacuation of the Eiffel Tower by scaling the iconic Paris landmark has been admitted to a psychiatric unit, legal sources said....
04:00, 05/22/2019

Roche names new head of $13 billion diagnostics unit Swiss drugmaker Roche on Tuesday named a new head of its $13-billion-per-year diagnostics business and also said board member Peter Voser is stepping down to focus on his expanded duties as interim head of Swiss engineering group ABB....
23:32, 06/10/2019

Australian regulator to get unit specializing in tech companies Australia's antitrust watchdog will be strengthened with a special branch to oversee the market power of U.S. technology giants Facebook and Google under sweeping regulatory reforms proposed by the government on Friday....
23:32, 07/25/2019

AB InBev's Asian Unit Damps IPO Price Expectations Anheuser-Busch InBev’s Asian unit has guided investors to expect its $8.3 billion-plus initial public offering would price in the lower half of a previously indicated range, though that would still make it the world’s largest stock-market debut this ...
04:48, 07/11/2019

JPMorgan Chase's Profit Boosted by Consumer Unit JPMorgan Chase’s second-quarter profit rose 16%, with the strong performance of its consumer businesses offsetting a slowdown across its other operations....
06:32, 07/16/2019

El Salvador rejects America Movil bid to buy Telefonica unit El Salvador's competition authority on Tuesday said it had rejected a bid by Mexican telecoms company America Movil to acquire the local unit of Spanish rival Telefonica, arguing the planned takeover did not meet anti-trust requirements....
12:00, 05/21/2019

JD.com may list logistics unit in future but no plan currently: exec Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com Inc may list its logistics unit in the future but it currently has no clear plan, a senior company executive said on Monday....
09:48, 06/17/2019

Novartis CEO pledges not to sell Sandoz generics unit Novartis Chief Executive Vas Narasimhan pledged in an interview published on Saturday not to sell the Swiss drugmaker's generics unit Sandoz amid a revamp that has prompted speculation he is preparing to offload the business....
05:48, 07/27/2019

BS Yediyurappa Approves Rs 480-Crore Aerospace Manufacturing Unit Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa has given approval to US-based Goodrich Aerospace Service Pvt Ltd to set up a manufacturing unit with an investment of Rs 480 crore, state industries department......
12:48, 08/03/2019

| WATCH: Huawei laying off majority of US unit - source FutureWei Technologies, the US research arm of China’s Huawei, began laying off workers on Monday, according to employees including one who spoke to Reuters as he left the company’s Silicon Valley campus....
06:48, 07/27/2019

JD.com may list logistics unit in future but no plan currently-exec Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com Inc may list its logistics unit in the future but it currently has no clear plan, a senior company executive said on Monday....
03:32, 06/17/2019

Sony CEO: smartphone unit "necessary" component of hardware business Sony’s smartphone business has been bleeding money for years and investors have consistently called for an exit from the segment. But according to the company’s CEO, Kenichiro Yoshida, the smartphone unit is “necessary” to make Sony’s hardware busine...
09:16, 05/22/2019

Railways Gets First Commando Unit, To Guard Routes In Chhattisgarh Railway's commando unit, Commandos for Railway Safety (CORAS), whose first deployment will be in Maoist -hit areas of Chhattisgarh, will have a state-of-the-art facility exclusively for training in......
08:00, 08/14/2019

U.S. Bain Capital to acquire stake in CJ CheilJedang's unit for $320 mln South Korean food giant CJ CheilJedang Corp said on Thursday that U.S. private equity fund Bain Capital had agreed to acquire a 27% stake its U.S. unit CJ Foods America for $320 million....
18:16, 05/22/2019

GM defense unit gets new leaders, stays quiet on plans GM has remained in stealth mode a year and a half after re-establishing its defense unit. What is known is that the new leadership team will be responsible for launching several hydrogen fuel cell-powered products....
02:32, 05/25/2019

Scientist Dream of a Future Where Your AC Unit Sucks Carbon Out of the Sky Air conditioners require lots of energy to run, meaning they result in lots of greenhouse gas emissions. But maybe they don’t have to? In a recently published Nature paper, researchers with the Institute for Micro Process Engineering in Germany have ...
20:32, 05/06/2019

Mylan to combine with Pfizer's off-patent medicines unit Mylan NV confirmed on Monday that it would combine with Pfizer Inc's off-patent branded and generic established medicines business to form a global generic drugmaker....
04:48, 07/29/2019

GM's self-driving unit is close to receiving a $2.25 billion boost It took more than a year, but GM's self-driving company is close to receiving a giant cash infusion. Cruise Automation confirmed to Reuters that the Committee on Foreign Investment in the US (CFIUS) had approved SoftBank's $2.25 billion in...
15:32, 07/06/2019

Hori’s Grip Controller Turns The Switch Into An Absolute Unit The Nintendo Switch in handheld mode is essentially a game controller cut in half with a display wedged in the middle. Hori’s Daemon X Machina Grip controller, launching in September in Japan, is a more literal interpretation of the concept....
11:16, 06/13/2019

UPDATE 1-Odebrecht unit preparing bankruptcy filing - source Atvos Agroindustrial Participacoes SA, the sugar and ethanol unit of Brazilian conglomerate Odebrecht SA, is preparing to file for bankruptcy protection this week, a person with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Wednesday....
08:16, 05/29/2019

Campbell confirms sale of Australian snacks unit Arnott's to KKR for $2.2 bln Campbell Soup Co on Friday confirmed that it signed a deal to sell its Australian snacks unit Arnott's and some of its international operations to KKR & Co Inc for $2.2 billion as the U.S. company works on reducing debt....
02:16, 08/02/2019

CPUC to consider penalty on Sempra's SoCalGas unit for 2015 leak The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) said on Thursday it has opened an investigation to consider penalties against SoCalGas, a unit of Sempra Energy, for a massive, four-month-long gas leak near Los Angeles in 2015....
02:16, 06/28/2019

Alibaba reshuffles management, says CFO Wu to oversee strategic investment unit China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd on Tuesday said its chief financial officer, Maggie Wu, will move to oversee the firm's strategic acquisitions and investments unit, as part of a business and management reshuffle at the e-commerce giant....
23:16, 06/17/2019

UPDATE 1-Sandvik to explore possible listing of Materials Tech unit Swedish engineering group Sandvik is considering listing its Materials Technology unit, it said on Monday after announcing plans to separate the business from the rest of the group, a move long anticipated in the market....
05:32, 05/06/2019

Army fights fake news with propagandists and hackers in one unit Cyber and intelligence experts unite to battle disinformation as character of warfare changesComputer hackers and propaganda specialists working in the British army are to be placed in a single division, as part of a reorganisation designed to reflec...
06:48, 08/01/2019

GE's power unit to be 'significantly' cash flow negative this year: CFO General Electric Co expects its core power-plant business to lose significant cash this year and does not expect large improvement in that unit's cash flow margins for at least three years, the company's chief financial officer said on Wednesday....
09:32, 05/15/2019

GM's Driverless-Car Unit Cruise Delays Robot-Taxi Service General Motors’ driverless-car business, Cruise, will delay the roll out of an autonomous ride-hailing service scheduled for late this year, underscoring the difficulty of safely deploying robotic vehicles on public roads....
07:00, 07/24/2019

Budweiser Asia Unit Cracks Open 2019's Biggest IPO The Asia-Pacific unit of Anheuser-Busch InBev is seeking to raise as much as $9.8 billion in what could be the biggest-ever listing of a food or drink company....
01:32, 07/02/2019

Cruise, GM's Driverless-Car Unit, Delays Robot-Taxi Service General Motors’ driverless-car business, Cruise, will delay the roll out of an autonomous ride-hailing service scheduled for late this year, underscoring the difficulty of safely deploying robotic vehicles on public roads....
12:00, 07/24/2019

Cummins makes offer for VW's large engines unit, report says Volkswagen is reviewing all options for its MAN Energy Solutions business as part of its restructuring and has engaged in talks with other potential bidders, according to Reuters. ...
10:16, 07/19/2019

United Technologies is Said to Near Deal to Merge Aerospace Unit With Raytheon United Technologies is nearing a deal to merge its aerospace business with U.S. defense contractor Raytheon and form a new company worth well over $100 billion....
11:32, 06/09/2019

‘No steps back’: Jets’ Brant Boyer looking to rebuild his unit When Brant Boyer stepped into his room for the first time this year, he came with a message. “There is no steps back,” he told the Jets’ special-teamers, despite the obvious factors indicating otherwise. Andre Roberts, a First-Team All-Pro returning ...
01:32, 06/16/2019

VW to float 10% of truck unit, seeks to raise 1.9 billion euros Volkswagen aims to raise up to 1.9 billion euros ($2.1 billion) by listing truck unit Traton, it said on Friday, scaling back earlier ambitions to list up to a quarter of the unit by opting to float a 10% stake....
15:16, 06/14/2019

AB InBev seeks $9.8 bln for Asia unit in world's largest IPO this year Brewing giant AB InBev is seeking to raise up to $9.8 billion from a Hong Kong listing of its Asia-Pacific business, marking what would be the world's largest initial public offering this year....
01:16, 07/02/2019

ArcelorMittal's South Africa unit to face emissions charges ArcelorMittal's South African unit said on Monday it had received a summons instituting criminal proceedings for three charges relating to transgressions of its atmospheric emissions license at its Vanderbijlpark operations....
11:16, 06/03/2019

Israel investigates hydrocarbon leak at Oil Refineries unit Gadiv Israel's Oil Refineries (ORL) said on Monday it had been informed of an investigation by the Ministry of Environmental Protection at its Gadiv Petrochemical Industries unit....
12:48, 05/20/2019

Rep. Duncan Hunter says his unit ‘killed probably hundreds of civilians’ in Iraq The California Republican’s remarks in a podcast interview are his latest eyebrow-raising comments since being charged in 2018 with spending campaign funds on personal expenses....
16:48, 06/03/2019

Bayer to Sell Animal-Health Unit to Elanco for $7.6 Billion Germany’s Bayer is selling its animal-health business to an American rival for $7.6 billion, part of the drug and chemicals giant’s plan to divest assets amid mounting legal liabilities from its Roundup herbicide....
03:48, 08/20/2019

GE's power unit will be "significantly" cash flow negative this year-CFO General Electric Co expects its core power-plant business to lose significant cash this year and does not expect large improvement in that business' cash flow margins for at least three years, the company's chief financial officer said on Wednesday....
09:16, 05/15/2019

Brazil's Odebrecht proposes up to 75% cut to ethanol unit debt - report Brazilian construction conglomerate Odebrecht SA has proposed cutting the debt of its ethanol unit Atvos by between 35% to 75%, newspaper Valor Economico reported on Wednesday....
05:48, 08/07/2019

Mahindra Rolls Out 15 Lakh Unit Of The Bolero Pick Up Range The company is the leader in the pick-up segment for over two decades and with the move to BS6 in April 2020, the company aims to bring in better technology and new products into the country....
15:48, 08/19/2019

Air Force certifies first field unit for 3D printing of aircraft parts The U.S. Air Force on Monday announced it has certified the 60th Maintenance Squadron with an industrial-sized 3D printer and its first project, the replacement of latrine covers on the C-5M Super Galaxy....
10:48, 08/19/2019

Budweiser Brewer to Sell Australian Unit to Japan's Asahi Anheuser-Busch InBev agreed to sell its Australian unit to Asahi for $11.3 billion, including debt, as it pushes forward with an effort to sell assets and pare debt after pulling an initial public offering of its Asia-Pacific businesses....
02:00, 07/19/2019

Apple Is Buying Intel's Modem Unit to Control Its 5G Destiny Apple said it is buying the Intel unit that makes smartphone modems. The deal allows the iPhone maker to further customize the components inside its devices....
16:00, 07/25/2019