Tag archive for ‘acquisitions’
Jewish Business News On Sunday, February 19th, 2017

Apple buys Israel’s facial recognition AI startup RealFace, Report

Adi Eckhouse Barzilai, RealFace   US giant Apple has bought Israeli startup RealFace Technology, a leading developer of facial recognition technology, according to report by Hebrew website Calcalist on More...

Eli Horn On Friday, January 30th, 2015

Soros Planning $1 Billion Investment in Auto Dealerships

George Soros, chairman of Soros Fund Management, is interested in investing in auto dealerships, reports said. Soros Fund Management sent representatives to the National Automobile Dealers Association More...

Lily Bethlehem On Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Facebook Is Huge, But Zuckerberg Not in It for the Money

Facebook dramatically grew its sales and revenues, but growth comes at a price, as it also increased its research and development budget. Facebook’s fourth quarter sales were at $3.85 billion, exceeding More...

Lionsgate to Cut $1.5 Billion Deal with China’s Hunan TV

Lionsgate Entertainment, which is headed by Mark Rachesky, is said to be close to closing a deal that could be worth as much as $1.5 billion with China’s Hunan TV and Broadcast Intermediary Co Ltd. Rachesky More...

Eli Horn On Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Real Estate Scion Ivanka Trump Relishes Life as 21st-Century Businesswoman

For Ivanka Trump, the 33-year-old daughter of  property mogul Donald Trump, work is certainly high on the list of priorities. Among other things, Trump is a businesswoman, author and lifestyle entrepreneur. She More...

Eli Horn On Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Carl Icahn Jockeying to Induce Wholesale Changes at Gannett

  Gannett Co., the largest U.S. newspaper chain, finds itself facing a proxy fight with activist investor Carl Icahn as it deals with plans to split its broadcasting and publishing businesses into separate More...

Tali Tsipori On Monday, January 26th, 2015

2015 Israeli Hi-Tech Exits Reach $862 Million – and It’s Only January

Acquisitions by Amazon, Microsoft, Dropbox and others have enriched many Israeli entrepreneurs in the first few weeks of this year. 2015 has begun with a flood of Israeli high-tech exits. Since the start More...

Vered Weiss On Friday, January 23rd, 2015

‘Dr. Doom’ Nouriel Roubini Exposes Ugly Side of the Art Market

While the SEC regulates stock trading and all vigilant eyes are on Wall Street to spot potential abuses, Nouriel Roubini spoke at the Economic Forum at Davos about the corruption that surrounds the art market, More...

Eli Horn On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

Huge Investment in SpaceX May Vault Google into Satellite Internet Lead

Google’s investment of $1 billion in Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) for satellite Internet service could enable the search giant to eventually overtake cable companies in the field, a report said. In More...

Roy Goldenberg On Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

Microsoft buys Israeli text analysis Co Equivio for $200 million

Microsoft plans to integrate the Israeli company’s product in its Office 365 package.   Three months after a report by “The Wall Street Journal” and two months after acquiring Israeli More...

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