The fintech company Plaid is holding talks with potential investors about raising money at a valuation of $2 billion or more. The funding round is still in early stages, and a deal with investors has yet to be finalized, according to sources. Plaid, a fintech company whose software is used by Silicon Valley heavyweights like Betterment, Coinbase, and Robinhood, is holding talks with potential investors about raising money that could value the firm at more than $2 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.
Gelfman Blueprint Inc. and CEO Nicholas Gelfman misappropriated customers' funds for years. : On Thursday, October 18, a Federal Court in New York officially ordered a $2.5 million fine on Gelfman BluePrint, Inc. (GBI), and Nicholas Gelfman, the company's CEO. GBI has been operating as a Bitcoin hedge fund since it was incorporated in 2014, and had as many as 85 users and 2,367 BTC under its management as of 2015. The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) originally came after the company in September of last year.
TUCSON, Ariz., Oct. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Vector, a leading microsatellite launch company comprised of New Space and enterprise software industry veterans from SpaceX, Virgin Galactic, McDonnell Douglas, Boeing, Sea Launch and VMware, today announced that it has secured $70M in a...
Five-year-old biotech TP Therapeutics has raised an $80 million mezzanine financing round and promoted its chief medical officer, Athena Countouriotis, to CEO. The San Diego-based biotech, which is developing targeted cancer drugs for people whose tumors resist other precision therapies, announced the changes Friday. TP Therapeutics is developing a drug called repotrectinib that targets a [...]
Auerbach Funds and Nicas Group Capital have acquired a portfolio of apartment communities in Atlanta and Greensboro, North Carolina. The value of the portfolio is over $13.5 million. PRESS RELEASE ATLANTA [...]
AXA IM - RA bought the asset on behalf of clients and as part of its core strategy. : AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets has acquired the 21,457sqm Le Dome office building in Luxembourg. The EUR77bn asset manager said it acquired the asset - situated in the Station district of Luxembourg City - on behalf of clients and as part of its core strategy.
* Investa now recommends Oxford's A$3.35 bln buyout (Adds economist quote, updates shares to close): SYDNEY (Reuters) - Private equity giant Blackstone Group (BX.N) has quit a takeover battle for Australian office-block owner Investa Office Fund (IOF.AX) after it was gazumped by Canadian landlord Oxford Properties Group's A$3.35 billion ($2.4 billion) bid. Blackstone told Investa it would not match the offer, Investa said on Thursday, all but handing the sought-after target to Oxford as office rents boom, especially in Sydney where Investa's 20 towers are concentrated.
Private equity giant Blackstone Group has quit a takeover battle for Australian office-block owner Investa Office Fund after it was gazumped by Canadian landlord Oxford Properties Group's AUS$3.35 billion (US$2.4 billion) bid.
Private equity giant Blackstone Group has quit a takeover battle for Australian office-block owner Investa Office Fund after it was gazumped by Canadian landlord Oxford Properties Group's A$3.35 billion ($2.4 billion) bid.
The round was joined by Mitsui Fudosan's corporate venture arm, 31VENTURES, and existing backer Indonesian VC firm Sinar Mas Digital Ventures (SMDV). The post Thai ICO unicorn Omise raises funding in Global Brain-led round appeared first on DealStreetAsia.