Growth forecasts of Ukraine, Belarus and Moldova downgraded
Negative growth projected in all three countries in 2015
Consortium Plans to Buy 30% Stake in Cablevision for $1 Billion
A consortium of investors plans to take a 30 percent stake in Cablevision as part of a takeover by Altice, the European telecommunications company
Western Digital to acquire SanDisk for $19B
Hard drive-maker Western Digital announced Wednesday it will acquire SanDisk, which specializes in flash memory storage devices, for $19 billion.
Media General to acquire Meredith Corp. for $2,4 billion
Meredith Media General will own 88 stations in 54 markets
BlaBlaCar has rised $160 млн. from Insight Venture Partners
The company had a valuation about $1.2 billion
Coursera raised $49.5M for expanding to China, Latin America and India
Coursera wants to accelerate its global expansion, so it went out and raised $49.5M in Series C round
Brookfield Infrastructure Partners to acquire Australian company Asciano for $8.8 billion
Brookfield expands its assets and invests in Australian infrastructure
Banks from Austin and Houston to create a $1 billion financial institution
There will be one of the largest commercial banks in the USA after the merger
Goodbye Google? Search Giant Rebrands As Alphabet
The company formerly known as Google announced in a filing with the Security and Exchange Commission Monday that it plans to create a new public holding company: Alphabet Inc
Billionaire Warren Buffett will acquire American iron and steel company for a record $30 bln
It became known about a huge deal of Warren Buffett`s Berkshire Hathaway company`s acquiring American Precision Castparts iron and steel corporation
Adidas acquires mobile fitness company Runtastic for $239M
Sporting giant Adidas has acquired Runtastic, a European mobile fitness startup known for its GPS fitness-tracking app of the same name, in a deal worth €220 million
Snapdeal, One Of India’s Largest E-Commerce Players, Reportedly Gets $500M From Alibaba, Foxconn And SoftBank
Snapdeal, one of India’s biggest e-commerce companies, has scooped up $500 million in funding from Alibaba, Foxconn and SoftBank, according to Re/code
SoftBank Leads $100M Investment In India-Based Budget Hotel Network OYO Rooms
SoftBank is back investing in India after it lead a $100 million round for OYO Rooms, a two-year-old startup that runs an online marketplace for affordable hotels in the country.
German car makers agree to buy Nokia’s mapping business for $3.2B
A consortium of German car makers have reportedly agreed to buy Nokia’s Here mapping technology.
Samsung will create a financial corporation in China
In order to increase the effectiveness of managing the capital of its subsidiary enterprises and outsourcer support, Sumsung Electronics is going to open the bank in China, which presumably will ...
Chinese market meltdown is compered to wreck of 1929 in USA
Situation on the Chinese equity market is similar to the condition of US exchanging market before the wreck in 1929, which led to the Great Depression that lasted for 10 years