Start-ups: Financing record – yet there is still a lack of money

Julian Teicke (left), Verena Hubertz, Klaus Hommels The Wefox founder, the SPD politician and the investor are campaigning for better start-up financing. (Photo: Wefox Group, Carolin Lauer, Lakestar [Montage]) Berlin Never before have investors put so much money into German start-ups as in 2021. By September it was around 12.4 billion euros – more than […]

Car service withdraws from the New York Stock Exchange

Peking The Chinese transport service provider Didi (Didi Chuxing) wants to withdraw from the New York Stock Exchange. In a brief message on the Twitter-like social network Weibo, the company announced on Friday that it would take appropriate steps with immediate effect. Instead, Didi wants to start preparing for an IPO in Hong Kong. According […]

Didi wants to stop listing in New York

New York Chinese Uber rival Didi Chuxing, who has come under heavy pressure from China’s regulators, has announced steps to withdraw from the New York Stock Exchange. As the company announced, the delisting should begin as soon as the board of directors has given its approval. Voting should take place later at a shareholders’ meeting. […]

Economy, Commerce & Finance: New York Stocks: Tech stocks record rally continues

However, the standard values ​​on Wall Street gave way for the most part. They suffered from concerns that the pandemic would worsen further after Austria pulled the emergency brake in view of the massive fourth corona wave and will go into lockdown again from Monday. The Dow Jones Industrial expanded its recent losses on Friday […]

Melitta secures successful coffee start-up Roastmarket

Successful with coffee Roastmarket founders Philip Müller and Boris Häfele together with co-managing directors Gisbert Grasses (from right to left). (Photo: Press photo) Düsseldorf As befits a coffee merchant, the starting gun was not fired in a garage, but in a storage room. A table tennis table served as a conference table when Boris Häfele […]

Vacation home broker goes public via Spac

Hometogo-Chef Patrick Andrae The company, which has previously been financed by venture capital, is not in the black. (Photo: Chris Marxen, headshot-berlin.de) Düsseldorf The shell company Lakestar Spac I of the investor Klaus Hommels, which has been listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange since February, takes over the holiday home broker Hometogo. The two companies […]

Companies face headwinds – Hong Kong IPOs more attractive

Peking, New York, Washington The Chinese regulators continue to put their tech companies under pressure. As the powerful cyberspace regulator Chinese Administration of Cyberspace (CAC) announced on Saturday, companies with data from more than one million users will be checked separately for their security before they are allowed to issue shares on a foreign stock […]

Data published by 533 million users

Facebook-Logo More than half a billion users from 106 countries are affected by the leak. (Photo: Reuters) New York The personal data of more than half a billion Facebook-Users were posted on Saturday. The data breach affected 533 million users from 106 countries worldwide – 32 million of them from the USA, eleven million from […]