Ari Bluman, Chief Investment Office of GroupM, a relentless proponent of a clean, well lit place for digital advertising, who tirelessly pushed for standards around viewable ad units, and for a reliable programmatic platform, succumbed...Show More Summary
BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 17: (CHINA OUT) Tim Cook, Chief Executive Officer of Apple Inc., and China Mobile Chairman Xi Guohua (R) visit a China Mobile shop to celebrate the launch of iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C on China Mobile's fourth generation (4G) network on January 17, 2014 in Beijing, [...]
Crowdcube is chasing more blockbuster investment deals to list on its platform as it looks to cement its position as the biggest crowdfunding platform in the UK. Cofounder and chief marketing officer Luke Lang told Business Insider: "We love great deals, we love working with brilliant entrepreneurs in exciting businesses. Show More Summary
By Nils Smedegaard Andersen, Chief Executive Officer of A.P. Møller-Mærsk A/S and speaker at the 46th St. Gallen Symposium. Investment in infrastructure can be an important catalyst for economic growth. It reduces distance to markets,...Show More Summary
Electronic Arts' Chief Financial Officer, Blake Jorgensen, has announced the company is working on a new IP set for release next year. During its quarterly financial call, Jorgensen announced that the company is currently investing beyond fiscal year 2018, with a majority of investments focused on projects set for release during FY 2019/2020. Show More Summary
The insurer is seeking to redeem $1.2 billion of the $1.8 billion in holdings, a process that may take a couple of years to complete, Chief Investment Officer Steven Goulart said Thursday in a conference call discussing first-quarter results at the New York-based company. Show More Summary
David Kotok, chief investment officer at ETF-focused asset manager Cumberland Advisors, says that his firm lightened up its Apple (AAPL) exposure by changing the ways it accesses tech. The firm sold all of its position in the Technology Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLK), and added to a separate ETF. Read More »
This morning, Telstra chief operations officer Kate McKenzie announced the company is investing $50 million to prevent outages across its telecommunications services after several embarrassing incidents in the past few weeks where its mobile network went down. Show More Summary
Babs Omotowa, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG), has raised alarm over Nigeria’s dwindling investments in Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG),
And more insights from Artefact's first survey of more than 300 organizations on "design maturity." Doubts about the business value of design are evaporating. Look at investments companies ranging from Google to GE have sunk into design. Show More Summary
Richard Kramer, managing director at Arete Research, and James Bevan, chief investment officer at CCLA Investment Management, discuss the tech sector including Alphabet.
(Reuters) - Ruth Porat couldn't have been clearer: Alphabet Inc's chief financial officer said on Thursday that Google's parent needed to step up investment to boost traffic. Analysts agreed. Investors weren't so sure. Alphabet's shares...Show More Summary
Trouble is brewing at George Soros‘ $28 billion family office. Bloomberg’s Katia Porzecanski and Katherine Burton report that two portfolio managers are leaving Soros Fund Management “over disagreements with its new chief investmentShow More Summary
I profiled Mashable in July 2014 as the company was in the process of ramping up its news coverage. At the time, Jim Roberts, the New York Times veteran who’d been hired to lead Mashable’s news operations, told me that his goal was to build on the site’s origins as a site covering technology and...
Yale’s chief investment officer says overseers of its endowment have taken steps to assess companies’ steps in reducing greenhouse emissions.
Mr. Schiffman, a former co-head of media banking at Lehman Brothers, will be the Internet conglomerate’s chief financial officer.
States and Muni Finance April 5, 2016 David R. Kotok Chairman and Chief Investment Officer “From a credit perspective, Illinois is considered to be the most troubled state in the Union. The state has a $110 bn pension funding hole,...Show More Summary
CompareAsiaGroup, a consumer finance startup backed by Goldman Sachs Investment Partners, has appointed Sam Allen as its new chief executive officer. Allen previously worked at KKR, where he was a director on the private equity investment firm’s portfolio operations team. Read More
Groupon has received a $250 million investment from Comcast-backed Atairos Management. Atairos is a $4 billion independent fund launched this year by Comcast and headed by former Comcast Chief Financial Officer Michael Angelakis, who will join Chicago-based Groupon's board of directors. He plans...
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump wants America to win economically again. Create jobs, produce more, grow the country's GDP. According to Ricardo Bekin, CEO and Chief Investment Officer for Ativo Capital Management, none of that would happen if Trump were elected. Show More Summary