Deutsche Bank CEO Investing 15% of Monthly Pay in Bet on Shares
September 9, 2019
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Deutsche Bank AG’s Christian Sewing is making good on a promise to put his money where his mouth is.

The chief executive officer will invest 15% of his monthly net Continue reading

U.S. Stock Futures Drop as Trade-Talk Doubts Swirl: Markets Wrap
September 9, 2019

U.S. equity futures fell as Chinese and American officials struggled to schedule a planned meeting this month to continue trade talks. The pound slumped with the U.K. facing a showdown in Parliament over delaying Brexit again.

Contracts on the three Continue reading

Assistive technologies will be a $26 billion dollar market, and investors are only now addressing it
July 24, 2019

Rohan Silva is obsessed with social mobility and why certain groups are so under-represented in the technology industry.

He co-founded Second Home, a coworking space looking to bring together disparate civic-minded, cultural, creative and commercial entrepreneurs at sites in Continue reading

CapitalG co-founder introduces $175M early-stage venture fund
July 11, 2019

Valo Ventures, a new firm focused on social, economic and environmental megatrends, has closed on $175 million for its debut venture capital fund.

The effort is led by Scott Tierney, a co-founder of Alphabet’s growth investing unit CapitalG, as Continue reading

Fintech platform Synapse raises $33M to build the AWS of banking
July 6, 2019

Synapse, a San Francisco-based startup that operates a platform enabling banks and fintech companies to easily develop financial services, has closed a $33 million Series B to develop new products and go after international expansion.

The investment was led Continue reading

GetYourGuide picks up $484M, passes 25M tickets sold through its tourism activity app
June 10, 2019

As we swing into the summer tourist season, a company poised to capitalise on that has raised a huge round of funding. GetYourGuide — a Berlin startup that has built a popular marketplace for people to discover and book sightseeing Continue reading