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IBM Bolsters Watson IoT Headquarters With $200M Investment
That vision is behind Big Blue's new $200 million investment in the global headquarters for its Watson internet of things (IoT) business in Munich. With the investment, IBM will drive new IoT capabilities with Blockchain, security, cloud and other ...
Hollywood & China: US Gov't Agency Agrees To Review Foreign Investment Panel
The Government Accountability Office (GAO) has agreed to a request by 16 bipartisan members of Congress to review the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), which is supervised by the Treasury Department and reviews national ...
South Asia Consolidates Top Growth Spot, Needs to Ignite Private Investment to Stay on Track
"A reality check reveals that private investment – a key future growth driver across South Asia – is yet to be ignited to sustain and further increase economic growth, said Annette Dixon, World Bank South Asia Region's Vice President. “Countries will ...
Bigger Checks From Mainstream VCs Drive Record AR/VR Investment
Q3 2016 saw the ninth straight quarter of investment trending upwards as the money flowing into AR/VR is now being driven by major Sand Hill Road VCs and corporate investors. With check sizes averaging $9.3 million (or $16.4 million excluding seed ...
Bill Gross' latest investment idea
Gold may be one of bond guru Bill Gross' favorite investments lately, but he also likes LinkedIn and Microsoft on their upcoming combination. The tech giant announced in June it was buying the social media company for $26.2 billion. Gross expects the ...
In the Hamptons, a Home That's an Investment in Peace and Quiet
Writer Yvonne Dunleavy paid $140,000 for this Sagaponack, N.Y. house in 1977. She wanted to buy 'something physical' as opposed to the 'unhelpful arcane investments' that her financial advisors were making on her behalf. 'That was a lucky decision,' ...
New York Beats London in Property Investment Ranking
New York has nabbed London's title as the city attracting most cross-border real estate investment, and there could be more challenges in store for the U.K. capital's status as a global property hub. Brexit is “one of the most potentially significant ...
Study shows that bike lanes are a great public health investment ...
Study shows that bike lanes are a great public health investment ...
Investment banking fees drop a fifth in Americas year-to-date
LONDON, Oct 4 Investment banking fees in the Americas, the most lucrative region in the world, fell by nearly a fifth in the first nine months of 2016 from a year earlier, outpacing a global decline, Thomson Reuters data shows. Global fees for services ...