• Can Tesla Deliver A Profit In The Second Half Of The Year?

    4 monthes ago - By Forbes

    Tesla published its Q2 2018 results on Wednesday, posting its largest-ever loss, although it beat market expectations on revenues, as sales of the Model 3 mass-market sedan gathered pace.
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  • Barclays hit despite near trebling of Q2 profits

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Barclays nearly trebles profits from a year ago in its first quarter with, the Bank says, 'no significant litigation or conduct charges... for some time'. Its shares surge on the news before falling into the red. Thuy Ong reports.
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  • Thailand Life Insurance Premiums Rise 5% in First Half

    4 monthes ago - By A.M. Best

    Thailand's life insurance market grew 5% in the first half of 2018, with total premiums of 312.53 billion baht , according to the latest data from the Thai Life Assurance ...
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  • More MARTA community forums start Thursday

    More MARTA community forums start Thursday

    4 monthes ago - By Biz Journals

    Atlanta City Council members are hosting community forums to discuss the proposed $2.5 billion More MARTA program that will fund transit projects in the city over the next 40 years through a half-penny sales tax that voters approved in 2016.
    The first is set for Thursday night, Aug. 2, at Fort McPherson. The meetings are to collect public input about the proposed list of 17 projects.
    The initial list includes 21 miles of light rail that forms an “S” shape through the city, running through southwest...
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  • Exclusive: HR startup Namely, once a high flier, gets a new CEO and $60 million in new funding to soar again

    4 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    Namely , a 400-person, six-and-a-half-year-old company, has mostly had the kind of trajectory that other startups envy. Mostly.
    The startup's mobile-first platform - which sells payroll, talent management, and other HR services to mid-size businesses across the U.S. via subscription software - has for years been seen as among New York's most promising businesses. Investors like True Ventures and Lerer Hippeau (not to mention a very long list of angel investors) poured into the company's early rounds and sang its praises,
    Last year, Forbes included the company on its list of 100 top cloud...
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  • The first half of 2018 was a boom time for tech IPOs. Here's why bankers expect the good times to continue into next year

    The first half of 2018 was a boom time for tech IPOs. Here's why bankers expect the good times to continue into next year

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The number and value of tech public offerings jumped in the first half of this year, compared with last year.
    Investor demand and the eagerness of some startups to go public are driving the market for tech IPOs.
    The market should stay strong through the second half of this year and into 2019, according to tech bankers who spoke with Business Insider.
    The market for public offerings in the tech sector popped in the first half of this year and could get even better in the second half and on into next year.
    But you'll likely have to wait have to wait until next year for the biggest of the...
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