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Jeremy Solomon Named Partner at Nyca

Jeremy Solomon has been named partner at Nyca, a leading venture capital firm. Solomon enjoys the intellectual stimulation of the field, meeting...

Carol Meyers Named Partner at Glasswing Ventures

Early-stage venture capital firm, Glasswing Ventures, has named Carol Meyers partner. The Boston-based firm invests in frontier tech start-ups and the next...

Hisatsugu Nakatani To Become President of SNDS

Hisatsugu Nakatani, the president of NEC Display Solutions (NDS), will serve as the president of Sharp NEC Display Solutions (SNDS). Sharp has...

Dr. John McHutchison as the Global Impact Award 2020 winner

John McHutchison of Assembly Biosciences, Inc. is a familiar name if you’ve heard about the recent advancements in the treatment of chronic hepatitis. The company has done a great deal to develop unique and much-needed therapeutics targeting diseases related to the microbiome.

UPMC Appoints Life Sciences Expert: Cunicelli as President of UPMC Enterprises

The venture capital arm of UPMC is going to see some impactful changes in January 2021. After the whirlwind year that was...

Julie Plouffe Named General Partner at White Star Capital

White Star Capital, a global venture capital firm based in New York, has promoted its CFO, Julie Plouffe, to general partner. After...

Luminar Technologies Plans $3.4 Billion IPO

Though once considered science-fiction, the 'driverless' car is now a thing of the present. Autonomous vehicle start-up, Luminar Technologies, has planned a...
Joshua Siegel, GP

Joshua Siegel Acronym Venture Capital: “We don’t do that.”

Courtesy: Acronym Venture Capital Joshua Siegel's expertise in VC include running successful funds as General Partner at Rubicon...

Industry Leaders: Working Digitally Spells “Bonanza Opportunity” for Investments

On Thursday, The Information held a video summit titled "Outside the Bay Area: Opportunities for Startups in Tech Hubs Post-Corona." Jessica Lessin,...

Todd Khozein on Bringing Systems Theory to Venture Capital

Todd Khozein, co-CEO of SecondMuse Capital, has a bold vision when developing thriving economies. The firm has recently announced the largest venture...

Recent Articles

New Chapter 11 Filings, Disclosures: April 12 – April 16, 2021

At least two major companies have either filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection or defaulted on loans during the week of April...

ViacomCBS Networks International Agrees to Acquire Chilevisión

On Monday April 5, ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAC, VIACA) announced that it had agreed to acquire Chilevisión from WarnerMedia. WarnerMedia is a...

Carnival Reports $2 Billion Quarterly Loss

Carnival reports $2 billion quarterly loss. This is due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions on the cruising industry, which has decimated Carnival and...

New High Yield Bond Ratings: April 5 – 9, 2021

At least 35 companies received a revision on high yield bond ratings during the week of April 5-9, 2021. These revisions caused...
ECB President Christine Lagarde

ECB President Lagarde Expects Strong Rebound for EU Economy in Second Half

Despite COVID-19 struggles, European Central Bank (ECB) President Christine Lagarde told CNBC on April 9 that the European Union (EU) will hit...

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Dim Outlook for Sears, Kmart in Changing Retail Space

COVID-19 forced many retailers in 2020 to close stores, file for bankruptcy, or both. While Sears and Kmart, both of which had...

Vaccine Rollout: How Countries Compare

Ever since the arrival of the pandemic, there have been efforts towards creating a suitable vaccine. Since the virus is showing no...

Friendly’s Files for Chapter 11, Restaurants to Remain Open

FIC Restaurants, Inc, the parent company of Friendly's Restaurants, filed for Chapter 11 on Nov. 2, 2020. The company plans to sell...
Health-Care Investor Makes New Bankruptcy Bid for Bay Area Hospital

Health-Care Investor Makes New Bankruptcy Bid for Bay Area Hospital

Healthcare investor Strategic Global Management Inc. offered $50 million in an all cash offer for two bankrupt Bay Area hospitals owned by...
Helicopter Companies Bristow and Era Announce Merger

Helicopter Companies Bristow and Era Announce Merger

Helicopter operators Bristow Group Inc. and Era Group Inc. announced a plan to join the two companies in a reverse triangular...