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AT&T in Cuba


Telecomprovider AT&T joins with the Cuban state-owned telecom provider to provide roaming services in Cuba. With this new joint venture customers of AT&T can make a direct call to the United States. Before this construction call were diverted via other coutries to the the US, this could which leaded to high costs for US …

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Deliveroo gets another $ 275 million injection


Delivery service Deliveroo gets an injection of $ 275 million. A large portion of the capital goes to the kitchen division Roobox. Roobox is a mobile kitchen service for restaurants where the can prepare meals for the delivery service. Dutch regional manager Philip Padberg says that by building more kitchens …

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Walmart rivals Amazon


According to The Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg American multinational retail corporation Wal-Mart has interest in buying Jet.com.  Jet.com is a American e-commerce company established last year by entrepreneur Marc Lore, Mike Hanrahan and Nate Fraust. Jet.com is considerd to be a competitor of amazon.com.   Loss after loss The …

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Alphabet and GSK in Bioelectronics


Google partnent company Alphabet and UK farmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) are joining in a joint ventrue to invest 715 million US dollars in bioelectronics according to Reuters. GSK is participating for 55% and the Verili Life Sciences on behalf of Alphabet gets 45%. The total investments are spread over seven …

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Qatar Airways increases stake IAG


Qatar Airways enlarges it’s share in the UK parent company of British Airways, International Airlines Group (IAG) . This Monday Qatar Airways announced  increasing their share from 15,7%  to 20%. CEO of Qatar Airways Akbar Al Baker says that recent market value of IAG is an good opportunity to increase …

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Jack Ma invest 4.4 billion in Gaming


Alibaba founder Jack Ma has bought the online gaming division of Caesars Interactive for 4.4 billion US dollars. Ma works together with a consortium of Chinese investors according to Reuters. Caesars has over 30,000 employees and wolrdwide fifty offices, but asked a bankruptcy protection in the beginning of 2015. The …

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Chairman Saatchi & Saatchi suspended


Chairman Kevin Roberts of the UK digital agency Saatchi & Saatchi said that low representation of women in leadership positions was not problematic. According to him the debate women participating in the advertising industry is over. He literally said; “The fucking debate is all over”.   This comment is not …

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GM doing business with Taxiservice Lyft


General motors invests a total of $500 million in taxi service Lyft. Lyft is a service similar to the popular taxi service Uber and is one fastest growing taxi services in the US. The company announced Monday that they exchange the  capital injection from GM for 10% shares in Lyft. …

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Record year Passive Investment funds $347 Billion


The year 2015 was a record year for passive investment funds. In total over the year $347 billion flowed in the exchange-traded funds or etf’s reports bloomberg  according to statistics from BlackRock This total exceeds the total of 2014, in that year funds gathered a total of $330 billion. BlackRock …

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Ackman Sells 5 Million Shares Valeant


American Bill Ackman, CEO and fonder of the hedfund group Pershing Square Capital Management sells a 5,000,000 of his shares of the Canadian pharmacitucal company Valeant according to Reuters. The announcement comes short after the hospitalization of chairman and CEO of Valeant          

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