Tag archive for ‘dot.com’
Vered Weiss On Wednesday, December 31st, 2014

LastMinute founder, Brent Hoberman, To Receive CBE For Entrepreneurship

British entrepreneur Brent Hoberman is one of several business leaders who are going to be honored a CBE, or Commander of the Order of the British Empire,   for contribution to the British business community, More...

Vered Weiss On Sunday, November 30th, 2014

Jim Cramer: Diversification Is Everything When Investing For Retirement

Jim Cramer’s Mad Money on CNBC has an “Am I Diversified” segment every week during which  he rates the callers’ portfolios according to  the level of diversification. Not having all More...

Vered Weiss On Monday, November 10th, 2014

Janus Gets $1 Billion In One Month After Hiring Bill Gross

In just the one month that Bill Gross, who was dismissed by Pimco, has been working at Janus Capital Group, the company has attracted $1 billion, according to Bloomberg. For Janus, Gross, aged 70, More...

Vered Weiss On Monday, August 18th, 2014

After 16 Years, Brent Hoberman’s LastMinute Selling at a Loss

One of the hottest British dot.coms that rose high and fell hard hard is now being placed on the auction block by parent company Sabre to be sold at a loss. In 1998, LastMinute, founded by Brent Hoberman More...

Vered Weiss On Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Israeli Start-Ups $930 Million in Q2 Highest Since 2000

– The amount of funding raised by Israeli start-ups reached the level of $93o million for 175 companies in Q2/14, the largest figure since the 2000 dot.com craze. This is an astounding  109% above More...

Clive Minchom On Monday, June 2nd, 2014

Brent Hoberman Plans Flotation On London Market For Online Furniture Site Made.com

–  –   Demonstrating clearly that what goes around comes around Brent Hoberman is a high tech entrepreneur from the past, who listed travel site  lastminute.com at the peak of the previous More...

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