One in 10 investors ‘taking tips from social media’- Tempemail

One in ten investors used social media to inform their investment decisions in 2020 as Covid prompted more people to turn online for contact and even financial insight. A fifth of younger investors now say social media channels are the most important sources of information for managing their investments, compared Continue Reading

How GameStop found itself at the center of a groundbreaking battle between Wall Street and small investors | Stock markets

The coronavirus pandemic hit GameStop hard. Like many retailers, already suffering from the shift to online sales, the video games chain is losing money and plans to close 450 stores this year. And yet, surprisingly, GameStop has become one the hottest stocks of the year. The 37-year-old chain store group Continue Reading

Sober investors hope to get a buzz from Tesla’s ‘battery day’ | Tesla

Carmakers’ annual meetings can be drab affairs: executives reading from a script, votes decided by big investors who don’t bother turning up, and perhaps the odd small shareholder deciding to take a pop at management. Tesla is different. This week’s event will be livestreamed around the world, with investor hype Continue Reading

TikTok: US investors reportedly keen to buy Chinese-owned app to avert Trump ban | Technology

US tech investors are reportedly trying to buy a majority stake in Chinese-owned social media phenomenon TikTok to head off White House security concerns about the video-sharing app. Investors, led by the venture capital firms General Atlantic and Sequoia Capital, are reported to be in discussions with US regulators about Continue Reading

Indian IT Company Was Hired to Hack Politicians, Investors, Journalists Worldwide – Tempemail

A team of cybersecurity researchers today outed a little-known Indian IT firm that has secretly been operating as a global hackers-for-hire service or hacking-as-a-service platform. Based in Delhi, BellTroX InfoTech allegedly targeted thousands of high-profile individuals and hundreds of organizations across six continents in the last seven years. Hack-for-hire services Continue Reading

Twitter gains users, but ad trends alarm investors – Benchmarking Change- Tempemail

Twitter Inc on Thursday reported higher first-quarter revenue and a smaller loss than analysts had expected amid the coronavirus pandemic, but its shares fell as investors fretted about potential weakness in the second quarter. The San Francisco-based social media company said daily users who can view ads also grew 24 Continue Reading

‘Tech ideas around digitisation of existing business models are likely to get traction from investors’- Tempemail

Read Article How will the Covid-19 pandemic impact India’s startup industry ? In particular technology startup companies ?Going forward, digitisation of old business models and leveraging technology to reach customers at scale will be two distance business models that we will see emerging. The digitisation thread will run right across Continue Reading

Entrepreneur First brings startups and investors together digitally amid COVID-19 crisis- Tempemail

Read Article Entrepreneur First (EF), a UK-based global talent investor announced 100+ startup meetings booked by 35 VCs since the Online Demo Day a week back. Entrepreneur First reiterated its commitment to Indian founders and reached out to the investor community to facilitate investments, amidst the global crisis. The second Continue Reading

Entrepreneur First Introduces 5 Innovative Startups to India’s Best Investors- Tempemail

Read Article Entrepreneur First (EF), a UK-based global talent investor unveiled their Online Demo Day, a virtual version of their India Demo Day, for the second cohort of startups from Bangalore. This first-of-its-kind Online Demo Day has unveiled 9 exceptional founders and their 5 deep tech startups using cutting-edge technologies Continue Reading