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Salesforce owns $1 billion worth of other companies - here are its four biggest investments

SALESFORCE OWNS $1 BILLION WORTH OF OTHER COMPANIES - HERE ARE ITS FOUR BIGGEST INVESTMENTS

Salesforce brings in billions of dollars in revenue each year from its subscription software subscriptions. But the $105 billion cloud...

A bunch of millennials on the hottest startups in investing are getting whacked by Turkey's currency crisis

A BUNCH OF MILLENNIALS ON THE HOTTEST STARTUPS IN INVESTING ARE GETTING WHACKED BY TURKEY'S CURRENCY CRISIS

The Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF has slumped nearly 4% in the past week, driven by Turkey's currency crisis. Its top-10 owners...

 
 
 
Elon Musk Says Saudi Investment Fund Could Help Him Take Tesla Private

ELON MUSK SAYS SAUDI INVESTMENT FUND COULD HELP HIM TAKE TESLA PRIVATE

The Tesla CEO, reportedly under scrutiny by federal regulators for earlier statements, says the Saudi fund is looking to diversify...

Elon Musk reveals new details about taking Tesla private, says he thought tweeting announcement was 'the right and fair thing to do'

ELON MUSK REVEALS NEW DETAILS ABOUT TAKING TESLA PRIVATE, SAYS HE THOUGHT TWEETING ANNOUNCEMENT WAS 'THE RIGHT AND FAIR THING TO DO'

In a blog post on Tesla's website posted on Monday, Musk said he used the phrase "funding secured" because he believed there was "no...

 
 
 
Report: Saudi Arabia is looking to invest big in Tesla as the company teases going private

REPORT: SAUDI ARABIA IS LOOKING TO INVEST BIG IN TESLA AS THE COMPANY TEASES GOING PRIVATE

While Tesla CEO Elon Musk teased last week about taking the company private, several suitors may have already been courting the electric...

Advice from a Millionaire: Create "Unique Emotion" Experiences

ADVICE FROM A MILLIONAIRE: CREATE "UNIQUE EMOTION" EXPERIENCES

A couple of weekends ago, I invested a little time into watching videos on YouTube that featured wealthy individuals. I'm not talking...

 
 
 
President Trump says he's having dinner with Apple CEO Tim Cook, praises him for ‘investing big dollars in U.S.A.'

PRESIDENT TRUMP SAYS HE'S HAVING DINNER WITH APPLE CEO TIM COOK, PRAISES HIM FOR ‘INVESTING BIG DOLLARS IN U.S.A.'

President Trump says in a tweet that he has dinner plans with Apple CEO Tim Cook. That dinner will likely take place in Bedminister,...

2018 is shaping up to be a record year for private investing: VCs have already poured $73 billion into startups valued at $1 billion or more

2018 IS SHAPING UP TO BE A RECORD YEAR FOR PRIVATE INVESTING: VCS HAVE ALREADY POURED $73 BILLION INTO STARTUPS VALUED AT $1 BILLION OR MORE

65 companies have reached valuations of $1 billion or more in 2018, new data from Crunchbase reveals. Private investors have poured...

 
 
 
LXDX expands its cryptocurrency exchange with backing from Dymon Asia Ventures

LXDX EXPANDS ITS CRYPTOCURRENCY EXCHANGE WITH BACKING FROM DYMON ASIA VENTURES

EXCLUSIVE: The financial landscape continues to change and evolve as more blockchain technology startups enter the industry. And, once...

Samsung just announced a $2 billion investment to ramp up its AI and 5G segments

SAMSUNG JUST ANNOUNCED A $2 BILLION INVESTMENT TO RAMP UP ITS AI AND 5G SEGMENTS

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers hours before appearing on Business...

 
 
 
I'm a part-time doctor earning $250,000 a year and I plan to retire next year at age 43 - here's what a week of my spending looks like

I'M A PART-TIME DOCTOR EARNING $250,000 A YEAR AND I PLAN TO RETIRE NEXT YEAR AT AGE 43 - HERE'S WHAT A WEEK OF MY SPENDING LOOKS LIKE

The Physician on FIRE is a part-time anesthesiologist and blogger who plans to retire next year at age 43. He abides by the "Live on...

Andreesson Horowitz leads $20 million investment in Wonderschool to expand marketplace for in-home preschools

ANDREESSON HOROWITZ LEADS $20 MILLION INVESTMENT IN WONDERSCHOOL TO EXPAND MARKETPLACE FOR IN-HOME PRESCHOOLS

Wonderschool, an education technology startup that enables any qualified person to launch their own in-home childcare services, has...

 
 
 
The Upgrades To Sephora's Beauty Insider Program Are So Good, You'll Want To Spend Your Entire Paycheck

THE UPGRADES TO SEPHORA'S BEAUTY INSIDER PROGRAM ARE SO GOOD, YOU'LL WANT TO SPEND YOUR ENTIRE PAYCHECK

When you spend a good chunk of your paycheck on beauty products, there's no better feeling than getting a return on your investment...

 
 
 
Musical.ly investor bets on internet radio with $17M deal for Korea's Spoon Radio

MUSICAL.LY INVESTOR BETS ON INTERNET RADIO WITH $17M DEAL FOR KOREA'S SPOON RADIO

One of the early backers of Musical.ly, the short video app that was acquired for $1 billion , is making a major bet that internet...

 
 
 
What Can Commodities Tell Us About U.S. Equities?

WHAT CAN COMMODITIES TELL US ABOUT U.S. EQUITIES?

From Steven Vannelli, CFA : Most commodities have suffered lately with the backdrop of tariffs and China's devaluation. But some have...

Ikea Opens Its First Store in India and Bets Localization Will Win Over the Middle Class

IKEA OPENS ITS FIRST STORE IN INDIA AND BETS LOCALIZATION WILL WIN OVER THE MIDDLE CLASS

Nothing marks your arrival in the middle class quite like that first trip to fill up the car at Ikea. Now Indian consumers can experience...

 
 
 
Elon Musk reportedly met with Japan's SoftBank last year about taking Tesla private

ELON MUSK REPORTEDLY MET WITH JAPAN'S SOFTBANK LAST YEAR ABOUT TAKING TESLA PRIVATE

Tesla CEO Elon Musk met with SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son about taking the electric-car maker private, Bloomberg reports. The news comes...

Kelly Dodd Says Vicki Gunvalson Is “Taking Things Out Of Context & Twisting Them” To “Create A Bullsh*t Defense”

KELLY DODD SAYS VICKI GUNVALSON IS “TAKING THINGS OUT OF CONTEXT & TWISTING THEM” TO “CREATE A BULLSH*T DEFENSE”

At first, I was very invested in this Kelly Dodd vs. Vicki Gunvalson feud. Now I feel like this one argument has really run its course....