Decoding the finance function for startups – YourStory.com

Decoding the finance function for startups – YourStory.com

For a startup, the one thing that haunts any CEO or a business owner is the thought of complying with the innumerable regulations in India and simultaneously managing bureaucratic officers. Finance, not being a direct revenue-generating function, is often neglected by the top management initially. However, subsequently it ends up squeezing major chunk off their […]

ETE announces private offering to help finance Williams merger – Tulsa World

MIKE SIMONS WILLIAMS Energy Transfer Equity recently completed a private offering to help finance its deal to buy Williams Cos. MIKE SIMONS/Tulsa World file Tulsa World Williams Energy Transfer recently completed a private offering of convertible units to help finance its deal to buy Williams Cos. Tulsa World file Posted: Thursday, March 10, 2016 12:01 am […]

Alibaba secures $3B loan to finance more investments and acquisitions – TechCrunch

It looks like Alibaba is in the mood for more acquisitions. The company’s recent investment spree — which includes the ongoing $3.5 billion purchase of Youku Tudou and stakes in Groupon, PayTM, Snapdeal and Snapchat — is about to get fresh ammunition after it confirmed that it has closed a $3 billion loan. Confirmation of the deal isn’t unexpected, the Wall Street Journal […]

Fintechs are Likely to Disrupt the Market by Aggregating Financial Services for MSMEs and a Strong Base for Peer-to … – Entrepreneur

Financial technology companies have gained mileage over the last 5 years. Globally, the investment in online MSME finance market has grown by about 45% y-o-y and many billion dollars has been ploughed into startups in the online MSME finance market space in FY’2015 alone. With the influx of investment, finance and banking are being transformed […]

Brock Osweiler says he can win a championship in Houston – NBCSports.com

Getty Images Brock Osweiler will get a Super Bowl ring from the Broncos, but he was benched for Peyton Manning just before Denver’s postseason run. In Houston, Osweiler wants to win a Super Bowl as the starter. After agreeing to a four-year, $72 million contract with the Texans and arriving in Houston on Wednesday night, […]

Racket Sponsor Backs Sharapova Despite Failed Drug Test – New York Times

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Celtics’ Jared Sullinger returns in win 2 days after hospital stay – ESPN

2:45 AM ET print BOSTON — Celtics forward/center Jared Sullinger returned to game action Wednesday night, just 48 hours after staying overnight at a hospital because of a skin infection. Sullinger had 12 points, five rebounds, three steals, and two assists in 21 minutes, 13 seconds of floor time in Boston’s 116-96 triumph over the […]

Obama Criticizes the ‘Free Riders’ Among America’s Allies – New York Times

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