Tag: New

Activist funds turn attention to banks as new merger wave sets up

Activist investors are turning their attention to the U.S. banking industry, which many see as ripe for a new merger wave as lenders struggle to distinguish themselves amid intensifying competition. Funds from veteran Jeffrey Ubben’s ValueAct to first-time agitators like Dallas-based Blue Lion Capital have been turning up the heat on banks over the past

Five Rules For Networking Your Startup In A New City

As an expat Canadian (New York City has been home for over 20 years), a question I am frequently asked by foreign startups seeking funding or new customers is “how do I network in the United States?” Oh, if only it was so easy to give a single piece of networking advice for that 50

Lok Sabha polls to be a test of new social media curbs: Oxford study

Curbs imposed by social media companies in India to prevent virality and fake news will be tested during the Lok Sabha elections this year, according to a new research report from the University of Oxford that perceives the elections as “polarising”. Titled ‘Journalism, Media, and Technology Trends and Predictions 2019’, the report by the Reuters