PayPal Acquires Swedish Payment Company iZettle for $2.2 Billion

PayPal has long been the king of peer-to-peer payments and a big player in online payments, but has had a...
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The Food Industry, Out With the Old CEO’s & In With a New Perspective

Over the past two years, at least 16 major packaged-food and beverage chief executives have stepped down, according to a...
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What is Disrupting the Market and Could it Affect you?

The economic conditions of the United States have been spectacular as stock market indexes have hit all-time highs and unemployment...
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General Electric Merges its Railroad Division with Wabtec Corp.

The first major move done by new General Electric CEO, John Flannery, was announced on Monday, May 21, 2018. In...
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Oil Prices Rise Globally

The usual case is that with a weaker American dollar, oil prices drop because it then becomes cheaper for nations...
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New Technologies Show Promise in Stroke Treatments

Emerging technologies in the biotechnology industry show promising signs of providing the right treatment to stroke victims. Each year, thousands...
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Starbucks Sells Nestlé Rights to Sell Coffee for $7 Billion

Monday morning, Starbucks announced that it will sell Nestlé rights to sell its coffee with a deal valuation of approximately...
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Increased Deal Sizes in Mergers and Acquisitions

2018 has been a great year thus far for M&A. The number of deals is down, but the deal sizes...
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Walmart to Sell its UK Business to Rival: The Retailer’s Strategy

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T-Mobile to Buy Sprint in $26 Billion Deal

T-Mobile US Inc. has approached Sprint Corp. with a $26 billion deal, which, if approved by the Justice Department, would...
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Sears to Sell Kenmore Brand… To its CEO?

Last week, shares of Sears (SHLD) rose over 7% as news about a possible sale of its parts-appliance brand Kenmore...
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Amazon and Walmart: Who will Take India?

The two American giants’ fight for Indian territory has started to intensify. Amazon and Walmart have been competing to acquire...
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Toys “R” Us Receives a $1 Billion Bid Amid Bankruptcy Proceedings

American toy retailer Toys “R” Us has received an offer to survive threats of complete liquidation. Billionaire CEO Isaac Larian,...
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Mark Zuckerberg Exposed

For the first time ever starting yesterday (Tuesday, April 10th), Facebook’s chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg, faced the United States Congress....
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Novartis to Buy AveXis for $8.7 Billion

On Monday Novartis AG (NVS) announced that it will acquire Chicago-based AveXis Inc (AVXS). Novartis is a pharmaceutical company based...
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Pressures on Car Makers

Recent scandals involving autonomous driving technology has raised concerns about public safety. In mid-March, Uber Technology’s self-driving car struck and...
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Uber Backing Out Again and What it Means

On Monday, Uber Technologies Inc. announced that it will forego its operations in Southeast Asia to Grab, a local ride...
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Facebook Breach Leaves 50 Million Accounts Vulnerable

Facebook is facing major backlash after reports were made that user data was harvested for political purposes. The New York...
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Tinder Sues Bumble

Match Group, the parent company of Tinder, is suing its major competitor, Bumble. It is accusing the dating app of patent infringement...
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Apple to Buy the “Netflix of Magazines”

Apple announced that it will acquire Next Issue Media LLC and its digital magazine-subscription service Texture. Texture is commonly regarded...
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