MicroStrategy increases its bitcoin hoard to 108,992, worth $5.3 billion at current price

MicroStrategy increases its bitcoin hoard to 108,992, worth $5.3 billion at current price

By Christy Gren - Aug 26, 2021

MicroStrategy finds itself a new strategy to invest on bitcoins worth $2.918 billion when it also checked for cryptocurrency purchase of $45,294 previously.

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PayPal brings its cryptocurrency services to the UK

PayPal brings its cryptocurrency services to the UK

By Christy Gren - Aug 23, 2021

PayPal stretches the side of crypto-market to buy, sell, and hold bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies starting this week in UK. Customers can now trade through PayPal’s website an

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South Korea's Hanwha invests $300 million in OneWeb

South Korea's Hanwha invests $300 million in OneWeb

By Christy Gren - Aug 13, 2021

OneWeb aims to deploy 648 satellites to deliver better broadband results on Earth. With a natural expansion from Hanwha’s aim, it is easier to connect people together.

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SoftBank deals cause concerns about compliance and internal trading issues

SoftBank deals cause concerns about compliance and internal trading issues

By Christy Gren - Aug 10, 2021

There were questions about whether the T-Mobile transaction would constitute market-sensitive, material non-public information and would the company be obliged to halt the buyback.

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Philip Morris and Carlyle lock horns over UK-based Vectura

Philip Morris and Carlyle lock horns over UK-based Vectura

By Christy Gren - Aug 09, 2021

MI has invested more than $8 billion (£5.8 billion) to expand its business away from harmful tobacco products as “part of a natural evolution into a broader healthcare and welln

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Monte dei Paschi performance below par in EU banks stress test

Monte dei Paschi performance below par in EU banks stress test

By Anna Domanska - Aug 01, 2021

The depletion of capital at each bank under the test’s harshest scenario will be closely scrutinised, and could potentially lead to hostile takeovers

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Royal Dutch Shell buyback lifts investor sentiment

Royal Dutch Shell buyback lifts investor sentiment

By Christy Gren - Jul 29, 2021

Royal Dutch Shell commences share buybacks before the end of this year while reducing its first quarter dividend to 16 cents per share, a 66% cut.

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Citizens Financial to acquire Investors Bancorp in $3.5 billion NYC push

Citizens Financial to acquire Investors Bancorp in $3.5 billion NYC push

By Anna Domanska - Jul 28, 2021

Citizens Financial Group, Inc. and Investors Bancorp announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement and plan of merger in a cash-and-stock deal worth $3.5 billi

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Wall Street banks see economic boom in Q2 2021

Wall Street banks see economic boom in Q2 2021

By Anna Domanska - Jul 15, 2021

“Banks will be tested,” cautioned a McKinsey report from March 2020. The economic fallout of the Covid-19 pandemic has toppled the global balance. Times are changing now.  Ame

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