Raise is an online marketplace where you can buy and sell gift cards — and it has saved members a total of $150 million since 2013

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 10th, 2018

Farfetch prices its IPO at $20 a share

Ethel Jiang/Business Insider Farfetch priced shares at $20 apiece, above the $17-$19 range that was expected. The UK-based online luxury-goods retailer would raise $885 million in total, well above its previous target. Chinese e-commerce giant .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 21st, 2018

Startup Thinks Blockchain Can Help Fix the Media"s Business Woes

The company is trying to sell a maximum of $34 million in “tokens,” digital currency that its owners can use in a new online marketplace for media ventures being created by the company......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 18th, 2018

Etsy ups fees in effort to raise revenue, increase growth

Online marketplace Etsy Inc. is looking to boost revenue by turning the dial up on transaction fees. The Brooklyn, New York-based company (NASDAQ: ETSY), known for providing entrepreneurs with a channel to sell creative goods and items, confirmed th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 14th, 2018

Amazon Says More Than a Million U.S. Small Businesses Sell on Its Site

The Seattle-based retailer said more than one million small businesses in the U.S. sell their wares on its online marketplace, providing the number for the first time......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 3rd, 2018

Why Former NBA Player David Robinson Is Investing in a $5 Million Round for SidelineSwap to Battle Against Amazon and eBay

SidelineSwap has now raised a total of $8.9 million to build out its online sports gear marketplace......»»

Category: topSource: incApr 25th, 2018

Amazon Prime Has More Than 100 Million Members

More than 100 million people globally are now paying for Amazon Prime, a sign of how Inc. has used the service to evolve from an online marketplace that struggled with profitability into an e-commerce powerhouse......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 18th, 2018

JPMorgan board raises Dimon"s compensation to $31 million

JPMorgan Chase & Co Chief Executive Jamie Dimon is receiving a 5 percent raise, bringing his total 2018 compensation to $31 million, the company said in a filing on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 17th, 2019

Our robotic future: Assessing AI"s impact on the AEC profession and the built environment

In 2013, Chieh Huang and others launched Boxed, an online wholesale retailer that quickly grew to over $100 million in annual sales—largely through automation. Last year, for example, it robo.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkJan 9th, 2019

First Republic Bank raising capital after joining S&P 500

First Republic Bank said Monday that it plans to sell up to 4 million shares at the market price. That would raise about $344 million at today’s share price at the $86 level. The $96 billion bank (NYSE: FRC), which has built a solid franchise o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 31st, 2018

Pac-12 may seek to raise $500 million by selling stake to private equity investors, report says

The Pac-12 Conference is reportedly considering a plan to sell a 10% stake in itself to private equity investors for $500 million, as it struggles to keep up with richer college sports conferences......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 30th, 2018

Here"s what Charlotte, Mecklenburg County offered in pursuit of Amazon HQ2

Records detailing Charlotte's pursuit of Amazon's second headquarters were released late Wednesday, revealing the city and Mecklenburg County offered a combined $270.6 million total to lure the online retail giant here. The city of Charlotte propo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 19th, 2018

Japan"s SoftBank prices IPO, to raise $23.5 billion with overallotment

SoftBank Corp priced its initial public offering (IPO) at 1,500 yen per share and will sell an extra 160 million shares to meet strong demand, a regulatory filing showed, raising 2.65 trillion yen ($23.5 billion) in Japan's biggest-ever IPO......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 10th, 2018

US Consumer Credit Hits All Time High As Credit Card Usage Soars

After a surprising slump in the use of revolving debt in September, when US consumers unexpectedly paid down a total of $310 million on their credit cards, moments ago, the Fed reported that in Oc.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 7th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Online publisher Mic lays off staff, sells to Bustle for $5 million

Digital publisher Mic Network Inc. has agreed to sell itself to women-focused publisher Bustle Digital Group for about $5 million, according to a person familiar with the matter — a fraction of Mic’s valuation less than two years ago......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 29th, 2018

Three Denver apartment communities sell for combined $56.35 million

A total of 302 units have sold for approximately $186,500 per unit......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 29th, 2018

The Funded: Shake Shack founder helps Pitch company score $20M

Goldbely Inc., the online food marketplace that was featured in The Pitch five years ago when it was based in Sunnyvale and emerged from Y Combinator, raised $20 million in a Series B round led by Shake Shack founder Danny Meyer's Enlightened Hospi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2018

Groupon to pay IBM $57 million to settle US patent dispute

Online marketplace Groupon Inc on Monday said it would pay $57 million to International Business Machines Corp to settle an intellectual property dispute......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 1st, 2018

Upwork Updates Potential Pricing for IPO

Online freelance marketplace operator Upwork expects to price more than 12 million shares for an initial public offering valued up to about $198 million......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 1st, 2018

SoftBank Invests $400 Million in Home-Selling Startup

SoftBank Group is raising its bet on the real-estate sector, as the Japanese conglomerate’s tech-focused Vision Fund has invested $400 million in online homebuying marketplace Opendoor Labs......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 27th, 2018

SoftBank Invests $400 Million in Home-Selling Startup Opendoor

SoftBank Group is raising its bet on the real-estate sector, as the Japanese conglomerate’s tech-focused Vision Fund has invested $400 million in online homebuying marketplace Opendoor Labs, the companies said......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 27th, 2018