• Goldman Sachs was an early backer of Uber, Dropbox and Spotify-here's what its CFO says the bank looks for in a startup investment

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Goldman Sachs is the most active tech startup investor that's not a tech company itself -with venture capital investments in around 640 different tech startups. The investment bank saw big returns on Spotify, and was an early investor in companies like Uber and Dropbox.
    Speaking at TechCrunch Disrupt on Thursday, Goldman Sach's Chief Financial Officer Marty Chavez shared what the bank looks for when investing in startups.
    In short, it wants companies that are young, inexpensive, and moving the world of finance forward.
    Goldman Sachs has emerged in recent years as one of Silicon Valley's...
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  • Goldman Sachs CFO says bank is working on bitcoin derivative for clients

    Goldman Sachs CFO says bank is working on bitcoin derivative for clients

    2 monthes ago - By CNBC

    A top Goldman Sachs executive looked to clear the air Thursday about the bank's cryptocurrency ambitions after reports that it was abandoning plans to open a trading desk for cryptocurrencies.
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