Forbes

Donald Trump Holds Campaign Rally In Nevada

Donald Trump Falls 35 Spots In The Forbes 400

According to Forbes, Republican Presidential nominee, Donald Trump falls off 35 Spots on Forbes as one of the wealthiest billionaire this year.

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Wearable Tech

Forbes sets guidelines on when to hire digital consultants

The digital consulting market is a fast growing industry, and Forbes has given guidelines on determining when to hire a digital consultant.

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Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Floyd Mayweather’s latest car costs only $4.8M

Floyd "Money" Mayweather stood up to his nickname when he added only the fastest car in the world and definitely his most expensive car so far. The arguably best boxer of his generation posted a photo of his latest toy that cost only $4.8 million.

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Alisher Usmanov

Russian tycoon to fund restoration of ancient Roman basilica

Russian tycoon, Alisher Usmanov, is to finance the restoration of one of ancient Rome's biggest public buildings, topping up the funding that Italy urgently needs to prop up its crumbling monuments after three years of recession.

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Jerry Perenchio

From Monet to Picasso, L.A. museum gets major gift from mogul

In a town famously built on self-promotion, Hollywood mogul Jerry Perenchio preferred to stay out of the spotlight, which he says "fades your suit."

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Bill Gross of Pacific Investment Management Company (PIMCO)

How Bill Gross became too hot for Pimco to handle

Bill Gross' abrupt departure from Pimco, the giant bond firm that he co-founded more than four decades ago, was preceded by months of clashes between the star investor and the firm's executive committee that got progressively worse, according to sources familiar with the situation.

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Geostellar

US solar marketplace Geostellar secures $1M through equity crowdfunding

Reston, US-based online solar marketplace Geostellar secured $1 million through equity crowdfunding on the Return on Change platform to upgrade its business model and employ salespeople who will promote its services to US homeowners.

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Plentific

Real estate startup Plentific launches to simplify home buying process in the UK

London-based real estate startup Plentific was launched to simplify the long and complicated process of buying a home in the UK by providing a one-stop shop for all the transactions needed to complete a deal.

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Lightspeed Venture Partners (LSVP)

US venture capital firm Lightspeed closes $950M for new early-stage fund

Menlo Park, US-based venture capital firm Lightspeed Venture Partners (LSVP) closed $950 million for its new investment fund that will back early-stage companies in the consumer and tech sectors.

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Spotfront

New York ad tech startup Spotfront turns down seed funding

The co-founders of New York, US-based ad tech startup Spotfront decided to turn down seed funding from strategic investors and bootstrap the firm to give them more independence in their company decisions.

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Duolingo

US language learning app Duolingo secures $20M in funding to penetrate Asian market

Pennsylvania, US-based language learning app Duolingo secured $20 million in a recent funding round led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers to conquer the Asian market and compete with other English-teaching services.

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Magic Johnson

Magic Johnson purchases WNBA team LA Sparks

NBA legend Earvin “Magic” Johnson, together with Los Angeles Dodgers controlling owner Mark Walter, have become the new owners of women’s basketball team LA Sparks.

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Health Catalyst

Massachusetts analytics firm Health Catalyst secures $41M in Series C funding

Massachusetts, US-based data warehousing and analytics firm Health Catalyst secured $41 million in a Series C funding round from existing investors to develop more clinical applications.

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ShareThrough

US firm ShareThrough scores another $17M in funding for native ads

San Francisco, US-based in-feed native ad exchange ShareThrough raised another $17 million in combined debt and equity financing in a round led by Floodgate and North Bridge Venture.

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WellDoc

US healthcare firm WellDoc bags $20M to market diabetes mobile app

Maryland, US-based healthcare firm WellDoc bagged $20 million from Windham Venture Partners and Merck Global Health Innovation Fund to market BlueStar, the first mobile therapy prescription for diabetes.

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