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Via https://newsapi.org online business online marketing online business opportunities Tez Financial Services and Green Girls Organization Selected as Winners of Visa Everywhere Initiative: Women’s Global Edition After Worldwide Search

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Visa (NYSE:V) recently hosted the Visa Everywhere Initiative (VEI): Women’s Global Edition, marking the first time the program has focused on organizations with at least one woman founder or co-founder from around the world who are changing the world by solving business and social challenges. The new global competition spotlighted the underrepresented millions…


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Via https://newsapi.org online business online marketing online business opportunities Razer and Visa Announce Partnership to Transform Payments in Southeast Asia

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Razer™, the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers, and Visa, the world’s leader in digital payments, have announced a first of its kind partnership that will transform payments in the gaming industry by bringing the scale and reach of Visa’s global network to Razer Pay e-wallet users. The partnership will see Razer’s…


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Via https://newsapi.org online business online marketing online business opportunities Facebook’s digital wallet Calibra: What it could mean for marketers

Facebook announced it is launching a financial subsidiary in 2020 called Calibra that will include a digital wallet offered as a standalone app and built into Messenger and WhatsApp.The digital wallet will enable global users to make financial transactions using Libra, the newly formed currency powered by blockchain technology backed by Facebook and a number…



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Uber takes $1B in losses – Business & Economy – WORLD News Group

Here’s what we’re Sifting today Associated Press/Photo by Seth Wenig (file)An Uber pickup point at LaGuardia Airport in New York The ride-sharing company Uber posted $1 billion in losses during the first quarter of 2019, despite gaining 20 percent in revenue over last year’s first quarter, in its first financial report since going public three…


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Zynga Enters Into Sale and Leaseback Agreements with Beacon Capital Partners for San Francisco Headquarters Building – Associated Press

Press release content from Business Wire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 28, 2019–Today, Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, announced the company has entered into sale and leaseback agreements with an affiliate of Beacon Capital Partners, LLC, an American private real estate investment firm…


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Unicorns’ Unicorns: Qualified CFOs

Silicon Valley has a problem that new technology can’t solve: not enough qualified CFOs.As more startups turn into large, complex firms, many are looking to hire a finance chief who can impose financial discipline and bring a new level of managerial expertise. A successful candidate must have experience dealing with investors and lenders, taking companies…



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Sure, Uber didn’t leave any money on the table, but its IPO was nothing to celebrate and it could haunt the company and its execs for years to come

Uber’s public market debut likely disappointed insiders and investors. The company priced its initial public offering much lower than many inside and outside the company had been expecting, then saw its stock price plunge 8% in its first day of trading. The lower price meant Uber brought in less money from the IPO than it…