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AllAfrica.com
Ukrainian Tourists Head for IslesZanzibar — Charter flights from abroad, transporting tourists to Zanzibar, are
Ukrainian Tourists Head for Isles
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Zanzibar — Charter flights from abroad, transporting tourists to Zanzibar, are expected to increase after Ukraine announced the launch of direct flights to the islands beginning tomorrow (Friday). Officers from the Ministry of Tourism, and the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
IPO returns beat established listings amid shift to smaller tech floatsASX IPO returns beat established listings amid shift to smaller tech companies
IPO returns beat established listings amid shift to smaller tech floats
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 hours ago
ASX IPO returns beat established listings amid shift to smaller tech companies Share floats outperformed already-listed firms in a year when stock market returns were hard to come by in Australia. In 2015, when the broad All Ordinaries index of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Zenefits CEO resigns amid compliance problemsFast-growing San Francisco software startup Zenefits said that Parker Conrad ha
Zenefits CEO resigns amid compliance problems
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Fast-growing San Francisco software startup Zenefits said that Parker Conrad has resigned as chief executive officer, citing “inadequate” processes and regulatory compliance. Chief Operating Officer David Sacks, whose startup Yammer was bought by... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
Where are the 119 LTO deputies?February 07, 2016 Where are the 119 trained-policemen deputies of the Land Tra
Where are the 119 LTO deputies?
Negros Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
February 07, 2016 Where are the 119 trained-policemen deputies of the Land Transportation Office gone? The LTO has not yet deputized them at all? LTO complains it is undermanned, but it has not yet issued formal deputization orders for 119 policemen... Read more
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Calcutta News
Sachs replaces Conrad as CEO in Zenefits reshuffle SAN FRANCISCO, California - Cloud-based software maker Zenefits chief executi
Sachs replaces Conrad as CEO in Zenefits reshuffle
Calcutta News / Posted 2 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO, California - Cloud-based software maker Zenefits chief executive Parker Conrad stepped down from his role Monday to make way for chief operating officer David Sachs, a PayPal veteran,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The CEO of one of Silicon Valley's hottest startups has suddenly resignedParker Conrad, cofounder and CEO of high-flying Zenefits, which has lately come
The CEO of one of Silicon Valley's hottest startups has suddenly resigned
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Parker Conrad, cofounder and CEO of high-flying Zenefits, which has lately come under attack for missing its revenue projections and running into friction with regulatory agencies, is out, Zenefits announced on Monday. Conrad resigned because of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The CEO of one of Silicon Valley's hottest startups has suddenly resignedParker Conrad, cofounder and CEO of high-flying Zenefits, which has lately come
The CEO of one of Silicon Valley's hottest startups has suddenly resigned
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
Parker Conrad, cofounder and CEO of high-flying Zenefits, which has lately come under attack for missing its revenue projections and running into friction with regulatory agencies, is out, Zenefits announced on Monday. Conrad resigned because of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The CEO of one of Silicon Valley's hottest startups has suddenly resignedParker Conrad, cofounder and CEO of high-flying Zenefits, which has lately come
The CEO of one of Silicon Valley's hottest startups has suddenly resigned
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Parker Conrad, cofounder and CEO of high-flying Zenefits, which has lately come under attack for missing its revenue projections and running into friction with regulatory agencies, is out, Zenefits announced on Monday. Conrad resigned because of... Read more
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Akron Zips
Akron Travels to BGAkron vs Bowling Green Game Notes PDF Game Day Coverage: Akron Zips (19-4, 8-
Akron Travels to BG
Akron Zips / Posted 2 days ago
Akron vs Bowling Green Game Notes PDF Game Day Coverage: Akron Zips (19-4, 8-2 MAC) vsBowling Green (13-10, 4-6 MAC) Game 24 •Tuesday, Feb. 9 Stroh Center (4,347) Bowling Green, Ohio • 7:00 p.m. ET Television: ESPN3 - Brad Woznicki (PxP) and a... Read more
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TechCrunch
Zenefits CEO Parker Conrad Out Amid Compliance ConcernsThere’s a big shuffle happening at Zenefits today — with Zenefits CEO Parker Co
Zenefits CEO Parker Conrad Out Amid Compliance Concerns
TechCrunch / Posted 2 days ago
There’s a big shuffle happening at Zenefits today — with Zenefits CEO Parker Conrad exiting the company and COO David Sacks taking over. Conrad is also stepping down as a director of the company. In an email to employees, Sacks noted that compliance... Read more
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Fortune
Major CEO Shakeup At Zenefits Over Regulatory ProblemsParker Conrad, the co-founder and CEO of HR software startup Zenefits, has step
Major CEO Shakeup At Zenefits Over Regulatory Problems
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
Parker Conrad, the co-founder and CEO of HR software startup Zenefits, has stepped down from his role, the company said on Monday. Zenefits COO David Sachs has been appointed as his replacement. Zenefits, a three-year-old San Francisco startup that... Read more
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Business Insider
The CEO of one of Silicon Valley's hottest startups has suddenly resignedConrad resigned because of "inadequate" compliance measures, according to an em
The CEO of one of Silicon Valley's hottest startups has suddenly resigned
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
Conrad resigned because of "inadequate" compliance measures, according to an email sent to employees by new CEO David Sacks. "The fact is that many of our internal processes, controls, and actions around compliance have been inadequate, and some... Read more
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Business Spectator
Private equity wary on valuationsUS private equity fund managers responding to a survey from consulting firm BDO
Private equity wary on valuations
Business Spectator / Posted 2 days ago
US private equity fund managers responding to a survey from consulting firm BDO had a less positive outlook on this year’s investment environment than their European peers, although respondents from both sides of the pond were cautious about high... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bharat Biotech promoters say they do not need fundsReports about three firms, including ICICI Ventures and International Finance C
Bharat Biotech promoters say they do not need funds
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
Reports about three firms, including ICICI Ventures and International Finance Corporation (IFC), looking at divesting their stake in Bharat Biotech coincided with the company's latest announcement. Howeve, this wasn't the first time such reports had... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mining deals set to riseLondon - The value of private-equity deals in the mining industry will rise thi
Mining deals set to rise
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
London - The value of private-equity deals in the mining industry will rise this year from $3.2 billion in 2015 as top producers seeking to cut the fat amid a global commodity rout offload unwanted operations, according to UK law firm Berwin Leighton... Read more
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Computer World Australia
PPC-1 submarine cable suffers outageThe PPC-1 submarine cable between Sydney and Guam has suffered a major fault, t
PPC-1 submarine cable suffers outage
Computer World Australia / Posted 3 days ago
The PPC-1 submarine cable between Sydney and Guam has suffered a major fault, taking down the entire cable system. “At approximately 20:00:10 AEDT on 5 February 2016, the TPG Network Operations Centre received multiple alarms for the PPC-1 cable... Read more
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The Economic Times
Bharat Biotech likely to be valued at $600 million as top PE firms queue up to buy stakeMUMBAI: Top global private equity firms Carlyle Group and TPG Capital Managemen
Bharat Biotech likely to be valued at $600 million as top PE firms queue up to buy stake
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
MUMBAI: Top global private equity firms Carlyle Group and TPG Capital Management are among those in talks to buy out the stakes of three PE investors in Bharat Biotech, the Indian company that has unveiled Zika vaccine candidates, for about $200... Read more
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The Register
Submarine cable cut lops Terabits off Australia's data bridgeAnother of the submarine cables connecting Australia to the world, for data, ha
Submarine cable cut lops Terabits off Australia's data bridge
The Register / Posted 3 days ago
Another of the submarine cables connecting Australia to the world, for data, has broken. PPC-1, which stretches from Sydney to Guam and has 1.92 terabits per second capacity, is out of service until at least March 7. TPG's announcement says the... Read more
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Business Spectator
Crown obstacleJames Packer’s plans to privatise Crown might need some tweaking as potential p
Crown obstacle
Business Spectator / Posted 3 days ago
James Packer’s plans to privatise Crown might need some tweaking as potential private equity partners baulk at its Macau business. Meanwhile, more suitors are interested in pet retailer Greencross, the NSW government’s sale of Ausgrid could fetch a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Crown obstacleJames Packer’s push to take Crown Resorts off the ASX boards faces a significan
Crown obstacle
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
James Packer’s push to take Crown Resorts off the ASX boards faces a significant hurdle, while suitors line up for pet retailer Greencross. James Packer’s plans to privatise Crown might need some tweaking as potential private equity partners baulk... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Optus eyes bigger sports prizes after winning EPL rightsAllen Lew says sport is important to Australians after Optus signed the English
Optus eyes bigger sports prizes after winning EPL rights
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Allen Lew says sport is important to Australians after Optus signed the English Premier League broadcast rights. Photo: Paul Jones Singtel-Optus chief executive Allen Lew has flagged the possibility of signing even bigger broadcast deals a day... Read more
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iTWire
Regional spectrum will help enhance 4G services: TelstraTelstra, along with Optus, Vodafone and TPG spent a total of $543.5 million buy
Regional spectrum will help enhance 4G services: Telstra
iTWire / Posted 4 days ago
Telstra, along with Optus, Vodafone and TPG spent a total of $543.5 million buying spectrum in the 1800 MHz band at the auction, with Telstra outlaying $190 million for its share. Telstra CEO Andy Penn said the additional spectrum was good news for... Read more
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New York Post
Chobani founder puts brakes on stake saleNew York dairy king Hamdi Ulukaya has stopped looking for a partner to invest i
Chobani founder puts brakes on stake sale
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
New York dairy king Hamdi Ulukaya has stopped looking for a partner to invest in his Chobani Greek yogurt empire, The Post has learned. For the past seven months, the 44-year-old founder and CEO has been trying to sell a minority stake in the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A BDC Manager Seeks to Dismantle AnotherThis story is the gift that keeps giving in the BDC industry. After launching a
A BDC Manager Seeks to Dismantle Another
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
This story is the gift that keeps giving in the BDC industry. After launching an unsuccessful campaign to acquire TICC Capital , TPG Specialty Lending has chosen the nuclear option: a new campaign to add a member to the TICC board of directors and to... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Invest like a legend: Tim DattelsTim Dattels started at Wood Gundy in Toronto, then moved to Goldman Sachs in th
Invest like a legend: Tim Dattels
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Tim Dattels started at Wood Gundy in Toronto, then moved to Goldman Sachs in the ’90s, where he became a partner and adviser to world leaders. He’s now based in Hong Kong, where he leads the Asian operation for TPG, which has $70-billion (U.S.) in... Read more
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TheStreet.com
10 things you should know for Friday, Feb. 5Here are : 1. -- U.S. stock futures moved nervously higher Friday as investors
10 things you should know for Friday, Feb. 5
TheStreet.com / Posted 6 days ago
Here are : 1. -- U.S. stock futures moved nervously higher Friday as investors awaited a U.S. jobs report that could influence the Federal Reserve's next move on interest rates. Benchmark U.S. crude oil... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Telstra and Optus snap up 1800MHz spectrumTelstra and Optus between them picked up the majority of regional spectrum on t
Telstra and Optus snap up 1800MHz spectrum
Computer World Australia / Posted 6 days ago
Telstra and Optus between them picked up the majority of regional spectrum on the block in the Australian Communications and Media Authority’s 1800MHz auction. Most of the spectrum was auctioned off in individual 10MHz lots (each lot comprising... Read more
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iTWire
Regional spectrum auction brings in $543.5 millionThe Australian Communications and Media Authority says Optus, Telstra, TPG and
Regional spectrum auction brings in $543.5 million
iTWire / Posted 6 days ago
The Australian Communications and Media Authority says Optus, Telstra, TPG and Vodafone all secured spectrum in the auction which concluded yesterday. The total for each successful bidder was: The auction, which commenced on 30 November last year,... Read more
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SKY News Business RSS
NBN doubles revenue to $164 millionThe rollout of Australia's new superfast broadband network NBN is gaining tract
NBN doubles revenue to $164 million
SKY News Business RSS / Posted 6 days ago
The rollout of Australia's new superfast broadband network NBN is gaining traction as the company in charge of building and operating the service delivers strong results. NBN Co reported Friday that revenue more than doubled to $164 million for the... Read more
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Variety
Why Focus Features is Again Getting a Drastic RebootFocus Features’ ongoing identity crisis worsened Thursday, as the specialty uni
Why Focus Features is Again Getting a Drastic Reboot
Variety / Posted 6 days ago
Focus Features’ ongoing identity crisis worsened Thursday, as the specialty unit behind “The Theory of Everything,” “Brokeback Mountain” and “Moonrise Kingdom” underwent its second major management shakeup in less than three years. Focus CEO Peter... Read more
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The Register
Optus, Telstra, TPG and Vodafone spaff AU$543.5m on spectrumAustralia has scored AU$543.5m (US$391m) for part of its 1800 MHz spectrum. Th
Optus, Telstra, TPG and Vodafone spaff AU$543.5m on spectrum
The Register / Posted 6 days ago
Australia has scored AU$543.5m (US$391m) for part of its 1800 MHz spectrum. The auctions offered access to the 1800Mhz bands beyond Australia's cities, meaning that the sparsely-populated rural areas can now have a better crack at using frequencies... Read more
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The Economic Times
Yahoo again considers selling itself as investor pressure rises - The Economic TimesIn acknowledging that it is exploring "strategic alternatives," which is Wall S
Yahoo again considers selling itself as investor pressure rises - The Economic Times
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
In acknowledging that it is exploring "strategic alternatives," which is Wall Street's favorite way to say "putting itself up for sale," Yahoo finds itself in a familiar place. In 2008, Microsoft tried and failed to buy the Web company. Three years... Read more
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The Economic Times
PE funds in talks to form a consortium to pick up stake in Catholic Syrian Bank - The Economic TimesNEW DELHI: Global and domestic private equity investors such as TPG Growth, TA
PE funds in talks to form a consortium to pick up stake in Catholic Syrian Bank - The Economic Times
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
NEW DELHI: Global and domestic private equity investors such as TPG Growth, TA Associates, Apax Partners, IVFA, Everstone, Kedaara and Multiples are in talks to form a consortium to pick up 25-35% of Thrissur-based Catholic Syrian Bank (CSB). The... Read more
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Sky News Australia
NBN doubles revenue to $164 millionThe rollout of Australia's new superfast broadband network NBN is gaining tract
NBN doubles revenue to $164 million
Sky News Australia / Posted 6 days ago
The rollout of Australia's new superfast broadband network NBN is gaining traction as the company in charge of building and operating the service delivers strong results. NBN Co reported Friday that revenue more than doubled to $164 million for the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
NBN delivers strong performanceFast broadband company more than doubles total revenue in half, lifts revenue p
NBN delivers strong performance
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Fast broadband company more than doubles total revenue in half, lifts revenue per user by 10%. NBN Co, the company building and operating Australia’s new fast broadband network, has posted strong interim results as customers flock to the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
More pain to come, Woolworths shareholders warned Woolworths will have to spend hundreds of millions of dollars more before sha
More pain to come, Woolworths shareholders warned
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
Woolworths will have to spend hundreds of millions of dollars more before shareholders see the back of the Masters disaster. The five-year money-guzzling hardware venture has already cost about $3... Read more
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Business Spectator
NBN delivers strong performanceNBN Co, the company building and operating Australia’s new fast broadband netwo
NBN delivers strong performance
Business Spectator / Posted 6 days ago
NBN Co, the company building and operating Australia’s new fast broadband network, has posted strong interim results as customers flock to the service. Revenue more than doubled to $164 million for the six months to December 31 from $65m a year... Read more
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Adelaide Now
NBN posts solid results The rollout of Australia's new superfast broadband network NBN is gaining tra
NBN posts solid results
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 days ago
The rollout of Australia's new superfast broadband network NBN is gaining traction as the company in charge of building and operating the service delivers strong results. NBN Co reported Friday that revenue more than doubled... Read more
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Herald Sun
NBN posts solid results The rollout of Australia's new superfast broadband network NBN is gaining tra
NBN posts solid results
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
The rollout of Australia's new superfast broadband network NBN is gaining traction as the company in charge of building and operating the service delivers strong results. NBN Co reported Friday that revenue more than doubled... Read more
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Weekly Times
NBN posts solid results The rollout of Australia's new superfast broadband network NBN is gaining tra
NBN posts solid results
Weekly Times / Posted 6 days ago
The rollout of Australia's new superfast broadband network NBN is gaining traction as the company in charge of building and operating the service delivers strong results. NBN Co reported Friday that revenue more than doubled... Read more
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The Courier Mail
NBN posts solid results The rollout of Australia's new superfast broadband network NBN is gaining tra
NBN posts solid results
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
The rollout of Australia's new superfast broadband network NBN is gaining traction as the company in charge of building and operating the service delivers strong results. NBN Co reported Friday that revenue more than doubled... Read more
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Business Standard India
Birla Corp seals Rs 4,800-crore cement deal with RInfraDeal subject to CCI clearance, will help seller to retire loans and become debt
Birla Corp seals Rs 4,800-crore cement deal with RInfra
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
Deal subject to CCI clearance, will help seller to retire loans and become debt-free on standalone basisDeal subject to CCI clearance, will help seller to retire loans and become debt-free on... Read more
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Akron Zips
Akron Looks to Even Season Series Against Central Michigan on CBS Sports NetworkGame Day Coverage: Akron Zips (18-4, 7-2 MAC) vsCentral Michigan (13-9, 6-3 MA
Akron Looks to Even Season Series Against Central Michigan on CBS Sports Network
Akron Zips / Posted 6 days ago
Game Day Coverage: Akron Zips (18-4, 7-2 MAC) vsCentral Michigan (13-9, 6-3 MAC) Game 23 •Friday, Feb. 5 James A. Rhodes Arena (5,500) Television: CBS Sports Network/ESPN3 - Dave Ryan (PxP) and Steve Wolf (Analyst) Radio:Akron-IMG Sports Network... Read more
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The Courier Mail
DataRoom AM: Asciano tussleBrookfield has hinted it could sweeten its bid for Asciano, while AGL hunts for
DataRoom AM: Asciano tussle
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Brookfield has hinted it could sweeten its bid for Asciano, while AGL hunts for a buyer for its gas assets. A fresh offer for Asciano could be around the corner, with Brookfield dropping hints that it’s prepared to keep fighting rival suitor... Read more
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Business Spectator
Asciano tussleA fresh offer for Asciano could be around the corner, with Brookfield dropping
Asciano tussle
Business Spectator / Posted 6 days ago
A fresh offer for Asciano could be around the corner, with Brookfield dropping hints that it’s prepared to keep fighting rival suitor Qube. Meanwhile, AGL Energy’s gas assets are available, there’s bad news for Bill Gates and an overlooked division... Read more
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Denver Post
Sports Authority said to take steps toward bankruptcy filingSports Authority Inc. is preparing to file for bankruptcy as it faces a debt pa
Sports Authority said to take steps toward bankruptcy filing
Denver Post / Posted 6 days ago
Sports Authority Inc. is preparing to file for bankruptcy as it faces a debt payment due in 10 days, according to people with knowledge of the matter. The retailer, once the biggest sporting-goods chain in the U.S., is in talks with lenders... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Uber's new rebranding reveals everything that's wrong with UberUber, Uber, Uber. When will you learn? If you haven't heard, the company that
Uber's new rebranding reveals everything that's wrong with Uber
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 7 days ago
Uber, Uber, Uber. When will you learn? If you haven't heard, the company that everyone loves (or hates, depending on which side of the fence you stand) unveiled a complete rebrand yesterday. My take? It reveals Uber's true colors. And they're not... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Uber's new rebranding reveals everything that's wrong with UberUber, Uber, Uber. When will you learn? If you haven't heard, the company that
Uber's new rebranding reveals everything that's wrong with Uber
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 7 days ago
Uber, Uber, Uber. When will you learn? If you haven't heard, the company that everyone loves (or hates, depending on which side of the fence you stand) unveiled a complete rebrand yesterday. My take? It reveals Uber's true colors. And they're not... Read more
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Zero Hedge
February 4Overnight Media Digest - Investors are rethinking their expectations for inter
February 4
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
Overnight Media Digest - Investors are rethinking their expectations for interest-rate increases this year, converging on a view that the U.S. Federal Reserve is unlikely to raise rates in March and possibly not even for the rest of the year.... Read more
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Business Wire
TPG Specialty Lending, Inc. Seeks to Elect New Independent Candidate to Board and Terminate Investment Advisory Agreement at TICC Capital Corp.NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TPG Specialty Lending, Inc. (“TSLX”; NYSE:TSLX), a s
TPG Specialty Lending, Inc. Seeks to Elect New Independent Candidate to Board and Terminate Investment Advisory Agreement at TICC Capital Corp.
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TPG Specialty Lending, Inc. (“TSLX”; NYSE:TSLX), a specialty finance company focused on lending to middle-market companies, sent a letter yesterday to the Board of Directors of TICC Capital Corp., (“TICC”; Nasdaq: TICC) in... Read more
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