The Arkansas Arts Center announces the acquisition of Rohwer and Jerome from The Tag Project by Wendy Maruyama. The two large installations, a gift of the artist to the Arkansas Arts Center Foundation Collection, are now on view at the Arkansas Arts Center. Show More Summary
Magic Leap, the augmented reality startup that has raised $1.4 billion in funding but has yet to release a product, has made an acquisition to expand its work in computer vision and deep learning, and to build out its operations into Europe. The company has acquired the 3D division of Dacuda, a computer vision startup based out of Zurich. Show More Summary
Here’s some of the best advice I could ever give you… The biggest mistake you can make as a new Affiliate Marketer is to get stuck in the learning acquisition mode. But unfortunately, ‘Analysis Paralysis’ happens to most people who start with Affiliate Marketing. According to Investopedia.com, ‘Analysis Paralysis’ occurs when an individual becomes so lost in the process of […]
Premise Airbnb announced Thursday the acquisition of Luxury Retreats, a Montreal, Canada based luxury vacation-rental service. Airbnb’s purchase highlights the focus on the upscale vacation-rental industry, undergoing increased consolidation. Show More Summary
While real estate agents chase leads and close deals on houses, there's another level of deal-making that takes place within the real estate industry: mergers, acquisitions, integrations and partnerships. We'll be recapping every week's noteworthy deals that didn't make it into print (and some that did) for your perusal. Here are this week's...
Toshiba is struggling to survive. After a series of purchases and deals that gradually took Toshiba a long way from its core competencies, the company is facing large future losses. It is responsible for completing a massive amount of difficult work with little or no upside potential.
The new loans provide the small oil and gas company with the capital to pay down debt, develop its Stack properties and possibly make acquisitions. But one analyst thinks its shares are sufficiently valued given its current assets and growth profile.
And they won't appear on Walmart shelves. But the acquisition will help the behemoth retailer compete with Amazon and it could even strengthen Moosejaw's brick-and-mortar business.
The app that lets you swipe through prospective partners is Wheeling and dealing. Tinder has announced an acquisition of Wheel, a video startup whose primary offering resembles Snapchat’s Stories. Wheel has been working on a mobile-friendly video product since its 2015 inception. Show More Summary
In recent years, as MLS teams began pouring greater resources into player acquisitions and salaries, D.C. United fell further behind. As one of the few organizations without a stadium of its own creating revenue streams, the technical staff was left to mix and match odd parts, take chances on lesser players from abroad and develop […]
Airbnb wants to make acquisitions to become a full-service travel company.
Shares of Internet radio purveyors Pandora Media (P) are up 16 cents, or 1%, at $13.10, following a note from FBN Securities’s Robert Routh this morning in which he speculates an acquisition by Liberty Media (LSXM) and Sirius XM Holdings (SIRI),...Show More Summary
A group of private investors completed the acquisition of Blue Nile Friday and will officially delisted from NASDAQ in a few days
WayUp is making its first acquisition — it’s buying the similarly-focused Looksharp. Both companies have created job listing sites for college students and recent graduates, but WayUp co-founder and CEO Liz Wessel (pictured above with Looksharp CEO Andrew Maguire) told me they’re complementary in a rather specific way. The key, she said, is search engine optimization… Read More
London - Investec has integrated its UK debt capital markets business into its corporate and acquisition finance team in a move that will see senior bankers leave. Departures include Florian von Hartig, head of debt capital markets and credit trading, and JP Albin, who worked in syndicate, according to sources. Show More Summary
Seoul - The arrest of Samsung Group scion Jay Y. Lee on bribery charges could hamper decisions on strategic investments and acquisitions at the sprawling conglomerate, insiders and former executives say, even with strong leadership at its many businesses. Show More Summary
Yesterday I caught up with Tom Blomfield, co-founder and CEO of digital-only or ‘challenger’ bank Monzo. In our call, we talked about why Blomfield and his 80-plus team are building a new bank, whether or not we are in a fintech bubble, and what he thinks the impact will be of upcoming EU regulation intended to force incumbent banks to open up. Read More
From customer acquisition to competitive advantages, it's crucial for SMBs to remain at the forefront of innovation by enlisting artificial intelligence to maximize efficiency and grow their businesses. The post SMBs: It’s Time to Embrace...Show More Summary
The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College announces its acquisition of a 13th century Limoges Eucharistic Dove. The piece is exquisite, featuring Champlevé enamel, parcel gilt and engraved copper on a circular base. The purpose...Show More Summary
The bank said gains in new-to-bank customers for the first quarter of the financial year was driven by the success of Apple Pay and Android Pay.