• Meal-kit service Blue Apron seeks $3.2 bln valuation in IPO
Meal-kit service Blue Apron seeks $3.2 bln valuation in IPO

Securities and Exchange Commission showed. It will be interesting to see how Blue Apron fares as a public company. What happens to Blue Apron from here on out is going to be a super-strong indicator of what we can expect from Casper ( which is already making noise ) and Warby Parker.

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  • Markets Right Now: Tech gains send S&P 500 to another record
Markets Right Now: Tech gains send S&P 500 to another record

The S&P technology sector is coming off its second straight weekly decline, triggered by fears over stretched valuations and investors moving money to other sectors. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed up 0.7% at 21,528.99, the S&P 500 ended 0.8% higher at 2,453.46 and the Nasdaq advanced 1.4% to 6,239.01.

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  • Arlene Foster's DUP leadership could scupper powersharing talks, Sinn Fein warns
Arlene Foster's DUP leadership could scupper powersharing talks, Sinn Fein warns

Negotiations are set to continue between the DUP and Conservatives in London , and in Belfast where the five main Stormont parties are trying to restore powersharing. Mr Varadkar and his predecessor Mr Kenny have both stressed the need to adhere to the principles of the Good Friday accord. The Minister said the people of Northern Ireland ...

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  • Chick-fil-A introduces new gluten-free bun
Chick-fil-A introduces new gluten-free bun

If you've been waiting for a gluten free bun to be offered at Chick-fil-A, your time has come...but it'll be slightly more work on your end. The menu update is Chick-fil-A's latest effort to cater to health-conscious customers. "We know our customers are looking for more gluten-sensitive alternatives". The fast-food chicken chain announced M...

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  • German minister sees hope of 'soft' Brexit
German minister sees hope of 'soft' Brexit

Mr Davis will be accompanied by a nine-strong negotiating team that includes the most senior civil servants at the department as well as officials from the Treasury and Home Office as well as Mark Sedwill, the national security adviser to the Prime Minister.

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  • What's At Stake in President Trump's Order to Revamp Apprenticeship Programs
What's At Stake in President Trump's Order to Revamp Apprenticeship Programs

The American Association of Community Colleges welcomes the additional investment, said David Baime, the group's senior vice president for government relations and policy analysis. NPR reports that now there are more than 6 million jobs open in the US that could benefit from an apprenticeship, but only a mere 500,000 such apprenticeships now ex...

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  • Number of global displaced up to 65.6 million last year
Number of global displaced up to 65.6 million last year

At a meeting held after the rally, Chief Mission of UNHCR India Yasuko Shimizu said that despite the growth in the anti-refugee rhetoric in many parts of the world, the "hope and resilience" of those forced to flee their homes were matched with "support and assistance" across the world from peoples, organisations and governments.

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  • Hudson's Bay Co (HBC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BMO Capital Markets
Hudson's Bay Co (HBC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BMO Capital Markets

Shares in Hudson's Bay rose about 16 percent to C$10.27 Monday morning in Toronto, after surging as much as 18 percent, the biggest intraday jump since February 2015. BMO Capital Markets lowered their price target on Hudson's Bay Co from C$35.00 to C$31.00 in a report on Monday, April 10th. And while it doesn't know chairman Richard Baker well, o...

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  • Boeing, Airbus take dogfight to Paris Air Show
Boeing, Airbus take dogfight to Paris Air Show

They compete with Airbus planes in the A320-neo family, aiming at a similar short- to mid-range market. Boeing wants everyone to know it didn't cheat on the video : "This is a real video of our Boeing 737 MAX 9 and 787-10 Dreamliner being flown by our test pilots".

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  • Dollar steady after soft US data, Fed's Dudley awaited for cues
Dollar steady after soft US data, Fed's Dudley awaited for cues

It hardly budged on news that a van ploughed into worshippers leaving a London mosque on Monday, killing at least one person and injuring several. "Our bias is for euro currency to eventually benefit from inflows". "I'm actually very confident that even though the expansion is relatively long in the tooth, we still have quite a long way to go...

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  • Barclays Africa says
Barclays Africa says "no obligation" to pay SA govt

We will work side-by-side with the Public Protector. Bankorp was later purchased by ABSA. Barclays Africa would have to pay 1.1 billion rand ($86 million), Mkhwebane said, adding that her office had referred the matter to the Special Investigating Unit to help recover the money.

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  • EQT buys Rice Energy to create shale gas drilling giant
EQT buys Rice Energy to create shale gas drilling giant

LLC now owns 31,703 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock worth $828,000 after buying an additional 1,017 shares during the last quarter. Shares of Rice Energy Inc. Lazard Asset Management LLC bought a new position in Rice Energy during the third quarter worth $591,000. If you are viewing this report on another site, it was copied illega...

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  • Jaguar Land Rover to take on 5000 new recruits
Jaguar Land Rover to take on 5000 new recruits

The new global initiative, which will be backed by an augmented reality smartphone game created in tandem with iconic virtual band Gorillaz , will see over 1,000 new employees working on new electronics and software, including autonomous technology and upcoming electric auto tech.

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  • Lockheed signs pact with Tata to make F-16 planes in India
Lockheed signs pact with Tata to make F-16 planes in India

With India last month finalizing the new "strategic partnership (SP)" policy in defence production, which envisages joint ventures between global armament majors and Indian private sector companies under the "Make in India" framework, the Lockheed-Tata tie-up now firmly pitches the F-16 against the Swedish Gripen-E fighter manufactured by Saab.

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  • Trade commission seeks to block daily fantasy sports merger
Trade commission seeks to block daily fantasy sports merger

The Federal Trade Commission will file a lawsuit to block the proposed merger of FanDuel and DraftKings , dealing a major blow to two companies that sought to combine in order to remedy their shared business and regulatory woes. With their merger, however, the challenge at the FTC had been defining the scope of their market. The rival companie...

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  • Boeing unveils plans for new version of 737 Max
Boeing unveils plans for new version of 737 Max

In doing so, CDB Aviation joins the ranks of the launch customers for the 737 MAX 10 aircraft. Indonesian budget carrier Lion Air and China Aircraft Leasing Group Holdings could also be among the inaugural customers for Boeing's new 737 MAX 10 planes, sources have told Reuters .

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  • Airbus unveils A380 aircraft upgrade
Airbus unveils A380 aircraft upgrade

The A380plus falls well short of the so-called "Neo" upgrade that leading customer Emirates has been demanding, but for which Airbus and engine-maker Rolls-Royce Holdings Plc say there isn't a business case. The ceremony lent high-level support to two ambitious European aerospace projects tarnished by problems in recent years: the A400M because of ...

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  • A New Verizon Acquisition Means Its Empire Just Got Bigger
A New Verizon Acquisition Means Its Empire Just Got Bigger

While reaching this moment has certainly been a long road traveled, it marks the end of an era for Yahoo , as well as the beginning of a new chapter - it's an emotional time for all of us. The new company aims at building future of brands, using trusted content, powerful technology, and differentiated data. With the acquisition brings a new ...

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  • One dead in 'potential terrorist attack' near London mosque
One dead in 'potential terrorist attack' near London mosque

The victims were helping an unwell elderly man when the driver swerved the van towards them. "I've been reassured by the Commissioner and by Gold Command that borough commanders across London will able to use leave from officers, including calling some officers back off leave, to make we have got an increased presence across London so all Londone...

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  • Airbus A380 upgrade waits in the wings at Paris Airshow
Airbus A380 upgrade waits in the wings at Paris Airshow

Drag-reducing "scimitar" split wingtips have been used on Boeing (NYSE: BA - news) 's medium-haul Boeing 737 MAX , but never on a jetliner the size of the A380, which has a 79.9-metre (262-foot) wingspan. The budget carrier had in 2014 placed an order for 55 737 MAX jets with Boeing. The A380plus falls well short of the so-called "Neo" upgrade...

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