• Popular browser maker Opera is going public

    7 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    The company is planning to raise $115 million in the deal.
    The Norway-based Opera Ltd. has filed for their initial public offering in the U.S., reports TechCrunch. The company is planning to raise $115 million in the deal. Its browser products span the range of desktop browsers and mobile browsers for both Android and iOS-and more recently the company launched an Opera News app. Currently, its browser products boast around 182 million active monthly users. While a date for the IPO hasn't been set, the company's NASDAQ ticker symbol has. It'll be OPRA, of course.
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  • Hyundai Motor's union votes to strike after wage talks fail

    7 monthes ago - By Reuters

    SEOUL - Hyundai Motor's unionized workers in South Korea voted on Tuesday to strike over stalled wage talks, adding to the woes of the automaker that is bracing for potential new U.S. tariffs amid falling profits.
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  • U.S. Oil Fund Surges To Fresh 52-Week High

    7 monthes ago - By ETF Daily News

    From Zacks : For investors seeking momentum, United States Oil Fund is probably on radar now. The fund just hit a 52-week high and is up about 58.5% from its 52-week low price of $9.00/share.
    But are more gains in store for this ETF? Let's take a quick look at the fund and the near-term outlook on it to get a better idea on where it might be headed:
    USO in Focus
    This fund seeks to match the performance of the spot price of West Texas Intermediate. USO's benchmark is the near month crude oil futures contract traded on the NYMEX. If the near month futures contract is within two weeks of...
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  • 6 Ways Business Owners Can Prepare for Retirement Today

    7 monthes ago - By Business

    There are 28.8 million small businesses in the U.S., reports SBA.gov. They represent 99.7 percent of all the organizations in the United States.
    Sad to say, the majority of small business owners in our country have not set up a retirement plan.
    A survey conducted in 2015 reported that 78 percent of business owners plan to sell their business to fund their retirement , with 60 to 100 percent needed to fund owners' retirement needs. Less than 30 percent of small business owners have written a succession plan.
    People who plan to fund their retirement by selling their business should...
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  • U.S. fund claims $175 million from South Korea over Samsung units' 2015 merger

    7 monthes ago - By Reuters

    SEOUL - New York-based hedge fund Mason Capital Management has filed a legal claim seeking at least $175 million from the South Korean government as compensation for damages it says it sustained from a 2015 merger of two Samsung Group affiliates.
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