B2B

Global Payments

Global Payments Chief Executive says its open to big deals again

Global Payments Inc CEO Jeff Sloan has said in an interview he would be open to a large acquisition again, two years after acquiring peer TSYS in a $21.5 billion all-stock deal, wh...

Grey Data Blog: LinkedIn User Growth

Forecasting LinkedIn User Growth for 2021-22

Over the past decade LinkedIn has been growing at a steady and predictable rate. However, this rate has been accelerating since Microsoft formally concluded its acquisition of the ...

Platform News: Microsoft-owned professional networking giant LinkedIn

LinkedIn must face narrowed US lawsuit claiming it overcharged advertisers

A US judge said Microsoft Corp’s LinkedIn must face a lawsuit claiming it inflated the number of people who watched video ads on the networking platform, allowing it to overc...

Platform News: Jack Ma, the founder of Alibaba

Alibaba’s Jack Ma sells $8.2 billion worth shares

Alibaba Group co-founder Jack Ma has cut his stake in the company over the past year to 4.8% from 6.2%, cashing out around $8.2 billion at its current share price, the firm’s...

Platform News: Microsoft-owned professional networking giant LinkedIn

LinkedIn users ditch polite networking for real talk on race and inequity

“This is white supremacy. This is institutionalised racism,” Aaisha Joseph, an executive assistant in New York City, posted on LinkedIn in early June, calling out the B...

Key priorities of B2B content producers

The table below highlights the results from a survey undertaken by the Content Marketing Institute. As you can immediately see, producers are looking to create better engagement; t...

Series B

German FinTech start-up raises $30m

The business-to-business invoicing and payments platform company Billie has successfully raised €30 million in Series B funding. Leading the round was Creandum, who were joined by ...