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A music exec who lived through the industry's darkest period reveals what to do when a technological tsunami is about to crush your business

A MUSIC EXEC WHO LIVED THROUGH THE INDUSTRY'S DARKEST PERIOD REVEALS WHAT TO DO WHEN A TECHNOLOGICAL TSUNAMI IS ABOUT TO CRUSH YOUR BUSINESS

To hear the experts tell it, if your business is connected to healthcare , energy, financial services manufacturing or call centers,...

Ray Dalio says the economy looks like 1937 and a downturn is coming in about two years

RAY DALIO SAYS THE ECONOMY LOOKS LIKE 1937 AND A DOWNTURN IS COMING IN ABOUT TWO YEARS

Hedge fund legend Ray Dalio says the economy looks like it did in the late 1930s in many ways: interest rates hit zero in the early...

 
 
 
Saudi investment fund takes $1 billion stake in Lucid Motors

SAUDI INVESTMENT FUND TAKES $1 BILLION STAKE IN LUCID MOTORS

Lucid Motors announced yesterday that it will receive a $1 billion investment from the Saudi Arabian public investment fund. Lucid...

Can an Investment Firm Help Increase U.S. Organic Farmland?

CAN AN INVESTMENT FIRM HELP INCREASE U.S. ORGANIC FARMLAND?

Ask a farmer what it's like to start a business-let alone stay afloat-and you'll receive a rapid-fire list of challenges, small and...

 
 
 
Indigo Adds $250M as It Expands Reach Into Agricultural Supply Chain

INDIGO ADDS $250M AS IT EXPANDS REACH INTO AGRICULTURAL SUPPLY CHAIN

Indigo Ag started as a company focused on microbial agriculture-finding microorganisms to develop into seed coatings intended to boost...

Porsche leads $80 million investment in WayRay to bring holographic AR displays to cars

PORSCHE LEADS $80 MILLION INVESTMENT IN WAYRAY TO BRING HOLOGRAPHIC AR DISPLAYS TO CARS

WayRay, a Swiss company that wants to enable holographic augmented reality displays in cars, has raised $80 million in a series C round...

 
 
 
Aldi is rolling out grocery delivery across the US in a direct assault against Walmart, Amazon, and Kroger

ALDI IS ROLLING OUT GROCERY DELIVERY ACROSS THE US IN A DIRECT ASSAULT AGAINST WALMART, AMAZON, AND KROGER

Aldi is expanding grocery delivery nationwide through a partnership with Instacart. The company is also launching a test of curbside...

 
 
 
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation says there's opportunity in these 13 areas to make the world better

THE BILL AND MELINDA GATES FOUNDATION SAYS THERE'S OPPORTUNITY IN THESE 13 AREAS TO MAKE THE WORLD BETTER

In 2017, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation published its first annual "Goalkeepers" report , highlighting global data to show that...

Neil Mathew eyes the Indian market as his next big investment opportunity

NEIL MATHEW EYES THE INDIAN MARKET AS HIS NEXT BIG INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY

When Neil was studying pre-med science for medical school, he decided to go against the tide and leaving the medical route to start...

 
 
 
Ford is investing rapidly in the US and will have the 'freshest showrooms in the industry by 2020,' an exec says

FORD IS INVESTING RAPIDLY IN THE US AND WILL HAVE THE 'FRESHEST SHOWROOMS IN THE INDUSTRY BY 2020,' AN EXEC SAYS

Ford recently decided to cancel plans to import the Focus Active to the US from China . Ford cited Trump administration tariffs as...

Base10 Partners launches $137 million early-stage AI startup fund

BASE10 PARTNERS LAUNCHES $137 MILLION EARLY-STAGE AI STARTUP FUND

Base10 Partners today announced the launch of a debut $137 million fund to invest in early-stage startups using AI to change industries...

 
 
 
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff and his wife are buying Time Magazine for $190 million

SALESFORCE CEO MARC BENIOFF AND HIS WIFE ARE BUYING TIME MAGAZINE FOR $190 MILLION

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff and his wife Lynne Benioff will buy Time Magazine for $190 million. The announcement comes just eight months...

How riparian design can protect New Zealand waterways and improve property value

HOW RIPARIAN DESIGN CAN PROTECT NEW ZEALAND WATERWAYS AND IMPROVE PROPERTY VALUE

It's an investment in something beautiful and it works 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, forever. Words: Abby Matthews Riparian zones...

 
 
 
Then And Now: Mortgage-Backed Securities Post-Financial Crisis

THEN AND NOW: MORTGAGE-BACKED SECURITIES POST-FINANCIAL CRISIS

From Franklin Templeton Investments : A little over 10 years ago, few people had heard of mortgage-backed securities. Yet that changed...

The CEO of a $736 billion asset manager that sidestepped the most toxic casualty of the financial crisis warns of the big risk in markets right now

THE CEO OF A $736 BILLION ASSET MANAGER THAT SIDESTEPPED THE MOST TOXIC CASUALTY OF THE FINANCIAL CRISIS WARNS OF THE BIG RISK IN MARKETS RIGHT NOW

Collateralized debt obligations, or CDOs, were a major financial casualty of the 2008 crisis. Many sounded the alarm on these instruments,...

 
 
 
Elon Musk defends Tesla's board of directors against critics who say it isn't doing enough to hold him accountable to shareholders

ELON MUSK DEFENDS TESLA'S BOARD OF DIRECTORS AGAINST CRITICS WHO SAY IT ISN'T DOING ENOUGH TO HOLD HIM ACCOUNTABLE TO SHAREHOLDERS

Tesla CEO Elon Musk defended the company's board of directors on Friday via Twitter. "The Tesla board has done incredible work overseeing...

Fidelity CEO Hints at Crypto Products as Sector Aims for Mainstream

FIDELITY CEO HINTS AT CRYPTO PRODUCTS AS SECTOR AIMS FOR MAINSTREAM

Fidelity Investments is cooking up more blockchain and cryptocurrency-related products and services, with a goal of rolling some of...

 
 
 
An unexpected shareholder has criticised Amazon for 'leeching off the taxpayer'

AN UNEXPECTED SHAREHOLDER HAS CRITICISED AMAZON FOR 'LEECHING OFF THE TAXPAYER'

Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, head of the Church of England , condemned Amazon for not paying a living wage and "leeching...

Autonomous vehicle startup Udelv inks grocery delivery deal in Oklahoma City

AUTONOMOUS VEHICLE STARTUP UDELV INKS GROCERY DELIVERY DEAL IN OKLAHOMA CITY

A select few grocery shoppers in Oklahoma City will soon have their perishables delivered via self-driving car. Autonomous delivery...