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IPO
Predictive AI Company SymphonyAI Aims for 2025 IPO

Artificial intelligence firm SymphonyAI is reportedly planning to go public next...

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Earnings
AI Opportunities, Cyber Vulnerabilities Define UnitedHealth’s Latest Earnings

In February, UnitedHealth Group Inc.’s Change Healthcare unit suffered a far-reaching...

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Aggregators
Aggregators Take on Vacation Season With Travel Offerings

As the vacation season heats up, on-demand delivery aggregators are expanding...

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B2B Payments
Procore Seeks FedRAMP Authorization for Construction Management Software

Procore Technologies is working to authorize its construction management software with...

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Amazon
Report: Amazon/Adept Deal Subject of FTC Inquiry

A U.S. regulator reportedly wants more information on Amazon’s deal with...

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eCommerce
Ocado Sees Consumers’ Embrace of Online Grocery Return

Ocado CEO Tim Steiner said his company is benefitting from a...

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Healthcare
Huma Gets $80 Million to Build ‘Shopify for Digital Health’

Healthcare AI startup Huma has raised $80 million to develop its...

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Identity
Prove Debuts Self-Service ID Verification Platform

Prove has introduced tools to help customers integrate its identity verification...

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Real-Time Payments
Real-Time Payments: The Cash Flow Spice Every Restaurant Needs

Since the pandemic’s onset, the restaurant industry has been navigating turbulent...

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API
Embedded Finance Emerges as Retail Conversion Solution

Embedded finance, as a concept, has been around for a while,...

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Connected Economy
How the World Does Digital: Two-Thirds of Aussie Consumers Use...

There’s no shortage of images that come to mind when the...

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Retail
Joor CEO: Luxury Shoppers Won’t Buy a $20,000 Coat Online

As the luxury retail sector looks to strike a balance between...

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Payments Innovation
Trustly Lays Out Vision for Open Banking at Retail

Open banking at retail — at the point of checkout —...

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Cybersecurity
Report: Disney Data Leaked After Hack of Its Slack System

Disney has reportedly suffered a hack of its Slack system, with...

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Investments
Goldman Sachs Unit Invests in Plaid, Databricks Company Stakes

Venture capital (VC) firm NEA has reportedly created a $540 million...

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Legal
Judge Rules Against Sanctioning Law Firm in Visa, Mastercard Settlement

A federal magistrate judge ruled Saturday (July 13) that plaintiffs law...

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Connected Economy
Tencent Cloud and PlaysOut Partner on Embedded Services for Super...

Tencent Cloud and PlaysOut have unveiled a collaboration on embedded services...

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Earnings
Big Bank Earnings Show Mixed Signals on Consumer Credit Health

Get enough data points in place, and you have a trend....

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Personnel
Salesforce Cuts 300 Jobs in Year’s Second Round of Layoffs

Salesforce reportedly cut about 300 jobs in July after eliminating 700 roles...

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artificial intelligence
China’s AI Surge Could Impact the Global Business Landscape, Experts...

Chinese companies are racing ahead in adopting generative artificial intelligence (AI),...

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International
China’s Economic Growth Shows Surprise Slowdown

Economic growth in China reportedly fell to its slowest pace in...

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Retail
Macy’s SVP Says Winning Back Customers Brand’s Top Priority

For Macy’s Senior Vice President, Customer Journey, Bennett Fox-Glassman, personalization boils...

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Connected Economy
What We’ve Learned Tracking the 100 Connected Economy Leaders Since...

The Connected Economy (CE) 100 Stock Index was launched in February 2022....

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Investments
OCN Raises $86 Million to Expand Gig Worker Platform

OCN, a gig worker-focused FinTech formerly called OneCarNow, raised $86 million...

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Retail
Fashion Brands Drop Virtual Goods to Drive Omnichannel Engagement

From the metaverse to video game worlds, fashion companies are releasing...

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Banking
Lloyds Reportedly Puts Brakes on Staff Travel

Lloyds is reportedly telling staff to reduce their use of taxis...

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Social Commerce
Gen Z Consumers 117% Likelier to Shop From Influencers

As social commerce comes to occupy a growing role in retail...

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Banking
Boutique Investment Bank Ardea Reportedly Eyes UK Expansion

Boutique investment bank Ardea Partners is reportedly planning to expand in...

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Artificial Intelligence
C3 Debuts AI-Powered Application for Government Programs

Artificial intelligence software company C3 AI has a new application designed...

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Acquisitions
Macy’s Board Ends Acquisition Talks With Arkhouse, Brigade

The Macy’s board of directors has unanimously decided to end acquisition talks...

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Payment Methods
UK Regulators Investigating Benefits, Risks of Digital Wallets

Two United Kingdom regulators have begun gathering information on the benefits...

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IPO
Finance Platform OneStream Aims to Raise $465.5 Million in IPO

OneStream is attempting to raise $465.5 million in an initial public...

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artificial intelligence
AI Gets Positive Prognosis for Health Insurance Industry

Artificial intelligence (AI) is set to change the health insurance industry,...

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Earnings
Goldman’s Card Balances Up 11% as Management Is ‘Pleased’ With...

Goldman Sachs’ GreenSky sale is in the rearview mirror and its...

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B2B Payments
Transend and Midland States Bank Partner on Working Capital Solution

Transend and Midland States Bank have partnered to help suppliers offer their...

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Business
Report: Stripe Valued at $70 Billion Amid Possible Sequoia Deal

The valuation of payments processing platform Stripe reportedly reached $70 billion....

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Investments
Adaptive Raises $19 Million to Scale Construction Industry Financial Platform

Adaptive raised $19 million in a Series A funding round to...

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Personnel
Citi Names Barclays Vet James Morris as UK Commercial Banking...

Citi has a new head of commercial banking (CCB) for the...

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