Nicholas Charles Statman

The trade war is leading some firms to crimp investment

THERES TARIFFS on games and tariffs on toystry explaining tariffs to your little boy. Santas workshop is struggling, youll find yourself saying. I think the reindeer are backed up with their sleighing. Wendy Lazar, who runs a company called I Heart Guts, subm…

No-deal Brexit risk rises to 35%: JPMorgan economists

LONDON (Reuters) – There is now a more than one-in-three chance that Britain leaves the European Union on Oct. 31 without a deal in light of Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s move to suspend parliament, economists at U.S. investment bank JPMorgan (JPM.N) said on…

Amazon is acquiring 49% stake in India’s Future Coupons

Amazon, which has invested over $6 billion in India’s growing internet market, just invested a little more to expand its foothold in the the world’s second largest internet market. The U.S. e-commerce giant is acquiring a 49% stake in Future Coupons, a group …

A.Capital Partners, founded by Ronny Conway, targets $140 million for its third fund

Silicon Valley investor Ronny Conway is raising his third early-stage venture fund, shows a new SEC filing that states the fund’s target is $140 million and that the first sale has yet to occur. The now six-year-old firm, A.Capital, focuses on both consumer …

Renewable Energy Is a Hot Spot for Startup and Investment Opportunities

August 28, 2019 3 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. A variety of innovations have come to the fore in recent years that could potentially revolutionize the world’s energy technology. Along with that, there has been an…

Meet with General Catalyst investors in September

TechCrunch will partner with General Catalyst for Include Office Hours on September 4th from 1:30pm – 3:30pm. Partners Niko Bonatsos and Kyle Doherty will meet with underrepresented and underserved entrepreneurs to provide key feedback and advice. Founders, a…

‘Big Short’ investor Michael Burry predicted the housing crisis. Now he’s calling passive investment a ‘bubble.’

‘Big Short’ investor Michael Burry predicted the housing crisis. Now he’s calling passive investment a ‘bubble.’

Credit Suisse is planning an investment to blend digital services and personal touch

Credit Suisse will invest hundreds of millions of francs in digital services and other parts of its Swiss division by the end of 2021 and feels that it no longer needs a bigger branch network in its home market than rivals, Reuters reports. Business Inside…

Ezoic raises $33 million to optimize websites with AI

Ezoic, a Carlsbad, California-based startup developing an AI-driven platform for digital publishers, today announced that it’s secured a $33 million investment led by growth capital firm Sageview Capital. The influx of funding brings the company’s total raise…

Recession fears from Trump’s trade war have all but ensured the Fed will cut rates further. Here are the 12 stocks Goldman Sachs says could benefit most.

It’s hard to find inexpensive stocks in today’s market, and yield might be even harder to find. But David Kostin — the chief US equity strategist at Goldman Sachs — says one group of stocks might fit both criteria. He says major opportunities are available…