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Stung by Asian dominance, Germany pours cash into EV battery ventures

Germany has earmarked 1 billion euros ($1.2 billion) to support a consortium looking to produce electric car battery cells and plans to fund a research facility to develop next-generation solid-state batteries, three sources told Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 9th, 2018

Workday Ventures works it with $250 million fund targeting enterprise software startups

Here’s a glimpse of how companies can capture some of its cash......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2019

Madison health tech startup Redox raises $33M

Madison startup Redox, which developed a secure network for exchanging health care data, has closed on a $33 million round of funding, according to a company news release. The funding round was led by Boston-based Battery Ventures. Other investors.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2019

"It"s Stupid": German Professor Slams Berlin Battery Play

Authored by Jon LeSage via Oilprice.com, Electric car battery sales are projected to hit $60 billion by 2030, and Germany wants to grab the lead. That will be a tall wall to climb, with Chinese, Korean,.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 15th, 2019

Exclusive: SK Innovation in talks to set up EV battery JVs with Volkswagen, China partners

SK Innovation Co Ltd is in talks to set up separate battery-making joint ventures with Volkswagen AG and Chinese partners, as the South Korean petrochemicals producer aggressively expands its involvement in electric vehicles (EVs)......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 10th, 2019

China EV vendors may adopt batteries produced by Japan, Korea makers

China-based electric vehicle (EV) vendors, to cope with big changes in government subsidization for new energy cars, may adjust procurement practice by including China-based joint ventures established by Japan and Korea battery suppliers......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesApr 9th, 2019

Stocks stall on trade jitters, German economy angst

European and Asian shares stepped back from eight-month highs on Thursday, as investors took money off the table amid fresh concerns about U.S.-China trade talks and as dire data from Germany signaled trouble for Europe......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 4th, 2019

World stocks stall on trade jitters, German economy angst

European and Asian shares stepped back from eight-month highs on Thursday, as investors took money off the table amid fresh concerns about U.S.-China trade talks and as dire data from Germany signaled trouble for Europe......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 4th, 2019

German lawmakers ready to block public cash for Deutsche-Commerzbank

Lawmakers are warning Germany's finance minister that they will block any attempt to invest public money into a merged Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank, a deal which could require up to 10 billion euros ($11.2 billion) of fresh capital......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 3rd, 2019

Bitcoin Cash Explodes 50% As Asian Algos Continue Crypto Buying-Spree

Bitcoin Cash Explodes 50% As Asian Algos Continue Crypto Buying-Spree.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 2nd, 2019

Overstock Delays E-Commerce Business Sale, Deferring Cash for Crypto Ventures

Overstock has put off plans to sell its retail business, delaying a cash infusion for its blockchain ventures......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMar 18th, 2019

Volkswagen wants to participate in battery cell subsidies scheme

Volkswagen on Monday said it had expressed its intent to Germany's Economy Ministry to participate in a state funding scheme aimed at supporting battery cell production for electric vehicles......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 18th, 2019

BMW, Varta apply for funds in battery cell push for e-cars

Luxury carmaker BMW and Germany's Varta have both applied for state funding aimed at supporting battery cell production for electric vehicles, they said on Friday, hitting a deadline set by the German government......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 15th, 2019

Germany"s Merck makes $5.9 billion counterbid for Versum

German drugs and lab supplies maker Merck KGaA offered $5.9 billion, including debt, for Versum Materials, in a cash deal that tops an offer from U.S. rival Entegris, as both seek to boost their electrochemicals operations......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 27th, 2019

Germany"s Merck makes $5.9 billion cash counterbid for Versum

Drugs and lab supplies maker Merck KGaA is offering to buy Versum Materials in a cash deal valuing it at $5.9 billion including debt, pitting the German group against Entegris which last month also bid for the electronic materials maker......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 27th, 2019

Merck KGaA offers to buy Versum Materials in all-cash deal valued at $5.9 billion

Germany's Merck KGaA said Wednesday it is offering to acquire Versum Materials Inc. in an all-cash deal with an enterprise value of $5.9 billion. M.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 27th, 2019

President Macron to unveil plan to give Europe"s electric battery industry a jolt

France will invest 700 million euros ($790 million) over the next five years into projects to boost the European electric car battery industry and reduce its carmakers' reliance on dominant Asian rivals, said French presidency officials......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 13th, 2019

Germany to restrict Facebook"s data gathering activities

Facebook has been ordered to curb its data collection practices in Germany after a landmark ruling on Thursday that the world's largest social network abused its market dominance to gather information about users without their consent......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 7th, 2019

ATX Seed Ventures pours capital into Houston startup

A local software firm that provides human resources services nabbed a $7 million series A funding round to help scale its operations.   Houston-based GoCo.io Inc.’s funding round was led by Austin-based ATX Seed Ventures with participation fro.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 5th, 2019

Volkswagen Is Getting Into the Electric Vehicle Battery Game

Germany's VW will start making batteries for electric cars, as well as charging stations that reuse.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 25th, 2019

It"s A "Sea Of Red" As Global Stocks, S&P Futures Tumble

Monday's selloff, which spared the US cash market which was closed for MLK day, has stretched for a second day, with US traders walking in to a sea of red in Asian and European markets, while S&P futures are down over 20 points fo.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 22nd, 2019