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Where Is Saudi Arabia Investing In Tech?

Saudi Arabia has made headlines in recent weeks, following the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. This has led a number of major corporations to back out of the country’s global investment conference, the Future Investment Initiative. The controversy comes at a time when the Kin ...

Multiple Mega-Deals Drive Brazil’s Dominance In Latin American Tech

Investors from around the globe are flocking to Latin America — within the first half of 2018, deep-pocketed investors like Andreessen Horowitz, Sequoia Capital, and DST Global have backed startups in the region. Want the 12-page report for free? Just enter your email and we’ll send it y ...

How 60+ Startups Are Disrupting Retail And Commercial Banking Around The World

Traditional banking products, including checking, credit, and savings accounts, are under threat from a new crop of digital-first startups. Many of these startups are launching products without a bank charter and targeting a very specific customer base. What these startups share is the goal of crea ...

Falcon Announces $175,000 Private Placement

By Hailey Wahlberg FALCON GOLD CORP. (TSXV:FG) (“Falcon” or the “Company”) announces the Company has received conditional approval from the TSX Venture Exchange for a pricing waiver to enable it to proceed with a non-brokered private placement for up to $175,000 priced at $.035/Unit. Each ...

What The Largest Global Fintech Can Teach Us About What’s Next In Financial Services

Ant Financial was initially launched to support online payments. Today, it’s the largest fintech player globally. As the financial affiliate of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, Ant Financial encapsulates a fintech ecosystem that starts with its dominant mobile payments service, Alipay, a ...

Big Pharma’s Bets: Where They’re Investing And Acquiring Across Biotech, Drug Delivery, And More

The pharmaceutical industry is undergoing a transformation. While other industries like tech have shown increasing interest in healthcare, pharma companies that traditionally focus on drug development are exploring new verticals. get the blockchain in healthcare report Learn how blockchai ...

How Saudi Arabia Is Hedging Against An Oil-Less Future

Saudi Arabia — the largest exporter of oil in the world — is investing in electric vehicles. The country’s sovereign wealth fund, the Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia (PIF), was the first Saudi-based investor to enter the EV space. Get the entire 53-page energy report See how o ...

Velocity Announces $1.0M Non-Brokered Private Placement

By Anwesha Sengupta Velocity Minerals Ltd. (TSXV:VLC) (“Velocity” or the “Company”) announces a non-brokered private placement (the “Financing”) of up to 6,666,667 units (the “Units”) priced at $0.15 per Unit to raise total gross proceeds of up to $1.0 million. Each Unit will consi ...

Q3 2018 Summary: Portfolio News and Activities

It’s the beginning of October. Fall is underway, and it’s time to summarize all the key news and announcements from last quarter. And we have a lot of exciting things to share in the coming months, so stay tuned! Announcements and Accolades Headout announced their $10M Series A, led by Nexus V ...

Ivanhoe Mines soars on third major copper discovery in Congo

By Cecilia Jamasmie Shares in Canadian miner Ivanhoe Mines (TSX:IVN) jumped Monday after it announced a significant new discovery of high-grade copper on its 100%-owned Western Foreland asset, west of the Kamoa-Kakula mining licence in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The find, named Makoko ...