SoftBank's Son answers some tough questions at AGM

SoftBank's Son answers some tough questions at AGM

By Anna Domanska - Jun 27, 2021

Masayoshi Son of SoftBank was put in the dock at the annual shareholder meeting on Wednesday and grilled over governance failures after the collapse of Greensill and Katerra.

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Ballie Gifford of Edinburgh show how to bet big long-term

Ballie Gifford of Edinburgh show how to bet big long-term

By Anna Domanska - Jun 27, 2021

Baillie Gifford’s strong investment performance has seen a 15-fold surge in its assets under management over the past two decades.

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Blackstone ups offer for St Modwen bowing to shareholder pressure

Blackstone ups offer for St Modwen bowing to shareholder pressure

By Anna Domanska - Jun 26, 2021

In a rare move, Blackstone has increased its offer for St Modwen Properties from the original bid of £1.24bn, or 542p per share, to £1.27bn, or 560p a share. The company board ap

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Visa takes over Swedish fintech Tink in €1.8bn deal

Visa takes over Swedish fintech Tink in €1.8bn deal

By Christy Gren - Jun 24, 2021

Visa is committed to perform better in the field of open banking sector by combining its networks and Tink’s modern technologies.

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BP Invests $7 million in Electric Vehicle Charging Technologies

BP Invests $7 million in Electric Vehicle Charging Technologies

By Christy Gren - Jun 24, 2021

Investment in IoTecha is linked with BP’s intention to produce over 70,000 public EV charging points globally by 2030

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Elon Musk's Starlink satellite internet set to cover the globe soon

Elon Musk's Starlink satellite internet set to cover the globe soon

By Anna Domanska - Jun 23, 2021

Starlink, the satellite internet unit of Elon Musk’s SpaceX, will most likely be able to provide global coverage by September, according to the company’s president Gwynne S

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At the next Krispy Kreme IPO, the donut maker aims to raise nearly $4 billion

At the next Krispy Kreme IPO, the donut maker aims to raise nearly $4 billion

By Christy Gren - Jun 23, 2021

Krispy Kreme, the popular donut chain, aims raise roughly $4 billion as it makes one of the biggest IPO debuts at the NYSE.

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Panasonic hopes Blue Yonder acquisition will improve its software woes

Panasonic hopes Blue Yonder acquisition will improve its software woes

By Anna Domanska - Jun 22, 2021

Most Japanese major companies, which at one time were leaders in consumer electronics, are struggling to find their feet in a world that has moved to digital software. Electronics

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Ikea and Rockefeller Foundations to raise $10 billion for renewable energy projects in poor countries

Ikea and Rockefeller Foundations to raise $10 billion for renewable energy projects in poor countries

By Anna Domanska - Jun 21, 2021

The Ikea and Rockefeller foundations are jointly launching a $10 billion fund to promote small-scale renewable power projects in developing nations. Both

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