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Walmart's Indian venture Flipkart loses CEO after misconduct probe

WALMART'S INDIAN VENTURE FLIPKART LOSES CEO AFTER MISCONDUCT PROBE

The CEO and cofounder of Walmart's Indian venture Flipkart, Binny Bansal, has resigned following a probe into serious personal misconduct.

Report: Cancer clinical trials tech startup Driver shutters two months after launch

REPORT: CANCER CLINICAL TRIALS TECH STARTUP DRIVER SHUTTERS TWO MONTHS AFTER LAUNCH

The high cost to join the platform - which combined molecular pathology labs with a mobile app - played a role in its low sign-up numbers,...

 
 
 
Qualtrics Skips IPO for $8B Sale to SAP

QUALTRICS SKIPS IPO FOR $8B SALE TO SAP

It's hard to say no to $8 billion. Qualtrics, the enterprise software firm that was on the verge of going public, has pulled its IPO...

BOEHRINGER POWERS CANCER VACCINE STARTUP AMAL TO B ROUND

Amal Therapeutics has added €21.2 million to its series B round. Boehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund co-led the financing to tee Amal...

 
 
 
Wildly popular beauty startup Glossier just opened its first flagship store in New York City. Here's what it's like to shop there

WILDLY POPULAR BEAUTY STARTUP GLOSSIER JUST OPENED ITS FIRST FLAGSHIP STORE IN NEW YORK CITY. HERE'S WHAT IT'S LIKE TO SHOP THERE

Glossier , a cult-favorite beauty and skincare brand founded in 2014, just opened its first flagship store in New York City. The company...

 
 
 
 
 
 
Mexican venture firm ALL VP has a $73 million first close on its latest fund

MEXICAN VENTURE FIRM ALL VP HAS A $73 MILLION FIRST CLOSE ON ITS LATEST FUND

Buoyed by international attention from U.S. and Chinese investors and technology companies, new financing keeps flowing into the coffers...

Former EA exec Patrick Söderlund's new studio just opened, but it has big plans

FORMER EA EXEC PATRICK SÖDERLUND'S NEW STUDIO JUST OPENED, BUT IT HAS BIG PLANS

Just a few months after leaving his job at EA as chief design officer, Patrick Söderlund is ready to announce his next venture. Called...

 
 
 
Victory & Southern Tier Holding Company Snaps Up Sixpoint

VICTORY & SOUTHERN TIER HOLDING COMPANY SNAPS UP SIXPOINT

Sixpoint, one of New York's longest-running craft breweries, was today acquired by Artisanal Brewing Ventures , a holding company formed...

 
 
 
Artisanal Brewing Ventures Acquires Sixpoint Brewery

ARTISANAL BREWING VENTURES ACQUIRES SIXPOINT BREWERY

Artisanal Brewing Ventures, the family office-backed holding company formed in early 2016 via the merger of Victory Brewing and Southern...

This New Asset Management Firm Will Cut Your Pay If You Don't Beat the Market

THIS NEW ASSET MANAGEMENT FIRM WILL CUT YOUR PAY IF YOU DON'T BEAT THE MARKET

Peter Kraus took the helm of investment management firm AllianceBernstein at the height of the financial crisis. It lost more than...

 
 
 
Grab pulls in $250M from Hyundai as ongoing round reaches $2.7B

GRAB PULLS IN $250M FROM HYUNDAI AS ONGOING ROUND REACHES $2.7B

Grab, the Singapore startup that bought Uber's Southeast Asia business earlier this year, continues to announce strategic investors...

What I Learned When I Stopped Covering Up My Acne For 10 Days

WHAT I LEARNED WHEN I STOPPED COVERING UP MY ACNE FOR 10 DAYS

Ever since I started my venture into womanhood , I've had acne - and not just on my face. I had it on my back, my shoulders, and my...

 
 
 
SoftBank has a special fund focused on AI that's separate from the Vision Fund, and it just backed its first startup outside of Japan

SOFTBANK HAS A SPECIAL FUND FOCUSED ON AI THAT'S SEPARATE FROM THE VISION FUND, AND IT JUST BACKED ITS FIRST STARTUP OUTSIDE OF JAPAN

Custom software creator Engineer.AI has raised $29.5 million from Lakestar, Jungle Ventures, and SoftBank's AI-focused Deepcore fund. Engineer.AI...

Jaguar Land Rover invests in electric motorcycle startup Arc

JAGUAR LAND ROVER INVESTS IN ELECTRIC MOTORCYCLE STARTUP ARC

Jaguar Land Rover via its InMotion Ventures investment fund has backed an electric motorcycle startup by the name of Arc. It's part...

 
 
 
You can ride Bird's e-scooters in London starting today - but only in Olympic Park

YOU CAN RIDE BIRD'S E-SCOOTERS IN LONDON STARTING TODAY - BUT ONLY IN OLYMPIC PARK

It was only a matter of time before the electric scooters infiltrated the U.K. Today, the well-funded startup Bird is launching a fleet...