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Twilio Acquires Customer Data Startup Segment for $3.2 Billion

Twilio Inc., a customer communications platform provider, has announced it will acquire Customer Data Platform (CDP) startup Segment Inc. Twilio acquired the...
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Equity Crowdfunding Platforms Crowdcube and Seedrs Agree to Merge

Crowdcube Capital Ltd (Crowdcube) and Seedrs Limited (Seedrs), two of the leading equity crowdfunding platforms in the UK, announced that they have...
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NEC Acquires Leading Swiss FinTech Company Avaloq for $2.2 Billion

This week, Japanese IT and electronics company NEC Corporation announced it will acquire Avaloq Group AG (Avaloq), a Swiss financial software company....
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Asda has been Acquired by Issa Brothers and TDR Capital

Walmart Inc. (Walmart) has sold a majority stake of UK-based retailer Asda Group Limited (Asda) to billionaire brothers Mohsin and Zuber Issa...
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Vivaris Capital Enters Broker-Dealer Partnership with Entoro Capital

Vivaris Capital recently announced that it has entered into a broker-dealer partnership with Entoro Capital. Vivaris is focused on raising capital through...
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Will Alibaba Invest in Ride-Sharing Company Grab?

This week, there has been word about multinational e-commerce company Alibaba possibly investing in Singapore-based ride-hailing startup, Grab. The investment will be...
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INVL Acquires Stake in Mobility Devices Manufacturer, MBL

INVL Baltic Sea Growth Fund announced this week that it will acquire a 48% stake in medical mobility devices manufacturer, MBL.
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DraftKings Adds Basketball Legend Michael Jordan to its Portfolio of Investors

On Wednesday, DraftKings, announced that former Chicago Bulls basketball player and NBA Hall of Fame inductee Michael Jordan, will be joining the...
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Goldman Sachs, Everstone to Acquire Infostretch

Private equity firm Everstone Group and Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division have acquired a significant stake in Infostretch, a leader in digital...
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Blackstone Agrees to Buy Takeda Japan Healthcare Unit

Blackstone, one of the leading investment firms in the world, announced that it will acquire Takeda Consumer Healthcare Company Limited (TCHC), a...

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Federal Reserve Bank of New York Household Debt

N.Y. Fed: Household Debt Increased $87 Billion in Q3

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York's Center for Microeconomic Data issued its Quarterly Report on Household Debt and Credit. This report...

Symrise AG to Acquire Sensient Technologies

On Monday Nov. 23, Symrise AG's (SYIEY) fragrance business announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to buy Sensient Technologies...

Bankrupt Il Mulino Granted Debtor-in-Possession Funds

Il Mulino, once a scion of the New York City dining scene, has declared several of its locations bankrupt. The restaurant's owner...

Spruce Earns $8 Million in Series A Capital

Leading provider of lifestyle services, Spruce, earned $8 million in series A capital this month. The Texas-based company offers a range of...

New High Yield Bond Ratings November 23 – November 27, 2020

At least 23 companies received downgrades or revisions on high yield bond ratings during the week of November 23 – November 27,...

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Calibre Scientific Provided $92 Million by CVC

CVC Credit Partners announced today that it has provided a $92 million multicurrency first lien credit facility to Calibre Scientific, owned by...

Federal Reserve: Share Buy-Back, Dividend Cap Extended Through Q4

The Federal Reserve is extending its ban on Wall Street banks of stock buy-back and capping dividends payments through the end of...

Agragene Raises $4 Million in Series A Funding

Agricultural technology company, Agragene, has raised an additional $4 million in series A funding. The San Diego-based company is developing eco-friendly alternatives...

Hudson Yards Event Venue Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Hudson Mercantile, the iconic event space in Manhattan's Hudson Yards, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The company faced financial challenges brought...

Wheel Manufacturer BBS GmbH files for Bankruptcy

German-based speciality wheel manufacturer BBS GmbH has filed for bankruptcy protection, citing the coronavirus pandemic and related supply chain interruptions for its...