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Ripple Launches "Xpring" Initiative to Invest in XRP-Focused Startups

Ripple has launched an initiative to provide financial assistance to "serious" startups and projects – as long as they boost its own ecosystem......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMay 16th, 2018

Target launches invite-only third-party seller initiative

Target will add merchandise from third-party sellers to its website in a new initiative it calls "Target+." It's a significantly different program than that of Walmart Inc. and Amazon.com Inc., where any brand can fill out an application request.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 26th, 2019

Macy"s launches multi-year productivity enhancement initiative

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallFeb 26th, 2019

South Korean Capital’s $1 Billion Startup Fund Will Include Blockchain Firms

The Seoul Metropolitan Government has committed over $1 billion to invest in innovative startups by 2022, including blockchain firms......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 19th, 2019

Sports startup Overtime scores $23M with an assist from Carmelo Anthony

Carmelo Anthony continues to invest in New York City startups. Previously, the Brooklyn native and former New York Knicks player backed a local pizza company, a social app to track dining venues, and Casper, the mattress innovator. This time, An.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2019

How Ana Rodriguez is shaping the multicultural leadership pipeline

Ana Rodriguez of the Latino Leadership Initiative at Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business likes to think of herself as “managerially focused and empirically driven” to help top companies recruit, retain and develop diverse workforces......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2019

Georgia Trust launches West Atlanta preservation initiative

A model partnership for preservation, sustainability and permanent affordability held a kickoff ceremony Wednesday along the Atlanta BeltLine Westside Trail. The project includes the rehabilitation of two historic properties and the possible develop.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2019

Crypto Funds Say ‘Generalized Mining’ Is the New Way to Invest

A new initiative from venture firm CoinFund looks to get investors directly involved in the networks they invest in......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 13th, 2019

These Cryptofunds Say ‘Generalized Mining’ Is the New Way to Invest

A new initiative from venture firm CoinFund looks to get investors directly involved in the networks they invest in......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 13th, 2019

Techstars launches space accelerator in Los Angeles

Techstars is bringing another accelerator to Los Angeles, this time centered around aerospace. The Boulder, Colorado-based accelerator network is partnering with Starburst Aerospace on the Techstars Starburst Space Accelerator, focused on the nex.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 12th, 2019

Trump’s Artificial Intelligence Initiative Needs to Show Us the Money

Initiative lacks specifics about how much the U.S. plans to invest in automation and its effects on American workers. President Donald Trump’s executive order executiv.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 11th, 2019

How Charlotte is set to make a statement as NBA All-Star festivities arrive

From an innovative diversity vendor program to a focused hospitality initiative, Charlotte’s time in the NBA All-Star Game’s spotlight is intended to send a global message......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 7th, 2019

Ford to invest $1 billion, hire 500 at Chicago factories

Ford plans to invest $1 billion and add 500 jobs at its plants in Chicago as the automaker launches three new SUVs. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 7th, 2019

Ford to invest $1 billion, hire 500 at Chicago factories

Ford plans to invest $1 billion and add 500 jobs at its plants in Chicago as the automaker launches three new SUVs. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 7th, 2019

Ripple Teams With 10 New Universities for Blockchain Research Initiative

Ripple has partnered another 10 top universities for its international blockchain research program, bringing the total to 29......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 7th, 2019

The Funded: $56M in funding, a $230M acquisition and a $115M fund top Bay Area venture news

More than $56 million in venture deals, a $230 million acquisition and a new $115 million fund that's focused on sports startups topped the Bay Area founder and funder news at the start of the week. Here are the details: Funding • Memebox Corp.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 28th, 2019

Ripple Partners With Chinese University for Blockchain Research Program

Ripple has teamed up with a top Chinese university for a research program focused on blockchain regulation and development......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJan 23rd, 2019

BofA makes first Pittsburgh Neighborhood Builder grant

Bank of America Corp. on Monday named the Hazelwood Initiative as its 2018 Neighborhood Builders grant recipient for Pittsburgh. The nonprofit is focused on addressing issues fundamental to economic mobility. As an awardee, it will receive a $200,000 gr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 7th, 2019

Viewpoint: CES is a must-see event for Pittsburgh tech

The Consumer Electronics Show is known as the premier technology showcase in the U.S., a show that can give the kind of attention that launches startups into both national conversations and meetings with deep-pocketed investors......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 4th, 2019

Mohit Khurana, Ex-Bluecrest Launches $800M Asia Focused Hedge Fund

Bloomberg’s Lisa Abramowicz discusses a big fund launch by Mohit Khurana, a former portfolio manager at BlueCrest Capital Managem.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 2nd, 2019

John Deere launches new program to connect with startups

John Deere wants to build tractors of the future, and it’s bringing startups along for the ride. Moline, Illinois-based Deere & Company (NYSE: DE), which operates a plant in Horicon, announced this week that it’s launching the Startup Collabora.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 25th, 2018