Category: Commerce

myfisensemyfisenseJuly 28, 2021

With an experience of more than 28 years in investment & commercial banking and global securities operations, Irfan Fazli is an Enterprise Risk Management expert who has led several full cycle implementations while working with leading global banks and financial institutions such as Deloitte and Royal Bank of Canada.   Being someone with an entrepreneurial […]

myfisensemyfisenseJuly 12, 2021

Stock futures trade mixed as Wall Street prepares for what is expected to be a robust earnings season; Virgin Galactic’s Richard Branson soars to the edge of space in test flight; Elon Musk will testify in a lawsuit about Tesla’s purchase in 2016 of SolarCity. 1. — Stock Futures Mixed Ahead of Earnings Season Stock […]

myfisensemyfisenseMay 10, 2021

ReCharge, the leader in subscription e-commerce, announced that it has raised $277m in growth capital from Summit Partners, ICONIQ Growth, and Bain Capital Ventures. Founded in 2014, the company was self-funded for over five years before accepting outside financing. The company also announced the appointment of Andrew Collins, Managing Director at Summit Partners to its […]

myfisensemyfisenseFebruary 11, 2021

As per the Outlook Report 2021 by JP Morgan, “We expect inflation to rise modestly over the next 12 to 18 months to just below 2% in the United States and around 1% in Europe-right where it was for most of the last cycle. This means that policy rates will remain anchored, and investors should […]

myfisensemyfisenseFebruary 9, 2021

The biggest sportswear retailer in Britain, JD Sports Fashion is further targeting acquisitions after raising 464 million pounds ($631 million) through a placing of new shares. This fast-growing group has seen massive growth in the international markets as it opened a Malaysian joint venture in 2015. It further purchased Finish Line in the US in […]

myfisensemyfisenseFebruary 8, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic is a demand, supply and policy shock for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI). According to the World Investment Report 2020 by UNCTAD, ” It has short-, medium-, and long-term effects. The lockdown measures are slowing down existing investment projects. The prospect of a deep global recession will lead MNEs to re-assess new projects. […]

myfisensemyfisenseJanuary 14, 2021

The owner of the animal supply chain store Petco raised $864 million in an initial public offering, returning the retailer to the public market 15 years after it was taken private. The company, which is changing its name to Petco Health and Wellness Co. in conjunction with the listing, sold 48 million shares for $18 each, according […]

myfisensemyfisenseJanuary 14, 2021

Poshmark Inc., the online marketplace for second-hand goods, raised $277 million in a U.S. initial public offering, pricing the shares above a marketed range. The company sold 6.6 million shares for $42 each Wednesday, according to a statement confirming an earlier report by Bloomberg News. Poshmark had marketed the shares for $35 to $39. Redwood City, California-based […]

myfisensemyfisenseDecember 10, 2020

Demand for contactless payments and e-commerce has grown in South Korea during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Seoul-based startup announced it has raised a $60 million Series B. The round was led by Hanhwa Investment & Securities, with participation from SoftBank Ventures Asia (the early-stage venture capital arm of SoftBank Group), SK Networks, Aarden Partners and […]

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