• eBay will benefit from PayPal spin-off: Pro   Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 6:33 PM ET
    eBay will benefit from PayPal spin-off: Pro

    Gil Luria, managing director, Research of Wedbush Securities, explains why eBay won't take a hit when it spins off the faster-growing PayPal later this year.

  • EBay jumps after beating Street on profit, revenue Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 4:16 PM ET
    eBay app displayed on a tablet.

    EBay topped Wall Street's quarterly earnings and revenue estimates, driven by transaction growth and corporate cost control.

  • NEW YORK— Angie's List swung to a first-quarter profit as it boosted membership and reaped more revenue from service providers, topping Wall Street expectations. At the end of March, Internet retailer behemoth Amazon.com Inc. said it is introducing a referral service, which would mean more competition for companies like Angie's List and Yelp.

  • Lippo Group: 'Jokowi will deliver on reforms'   Monday, 20 Apr 2015 | 10:44 PM ET
    Lippo Group: 'Jokowi will deliver on reforms'

    Speaking to CNBC at the World Economic Forum on East Asia, John Riady, executive director at Lippo Group, discusses president Joko Widodo's progress on bureaucratic and infrastructure reforms in Indonesia.

  • Tokopedia: What we learnt from SoftBank, Sequoia   Monday, 20 Apr 2015 | 12:44 AM ET
    Tokopedia: What we learnt from SoftBank, Sequoia

    William Tanuwijaya, co-founder and CEO at Tokopedia, says investments from Japanese conglomerate Softbank and Sequoia Capital help it to attract Indonesian talents overseas.

  • There's no better place for a Craigslist transaction than Los Lunas police headquarters. Los Lunas is joining the wave of police departments and sheriff's offices around the country that are establishing safe sites for such transactions. There have been robberies, carjackings and even killings that have stemmed from online classified listings in other...

  • BEIJING, April 17- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd deepened its push into the automotive business on Friday, saying it had struck a partnership with Shanghai General Motors to offer online sales and financing for GM cars. Currently, Shanghai GM's Buick, Cadillac and Chevrolet brands are available for sale on Alibaba's TMall.com website, and the two companies said...

  • *Netflix and Philip Morris rally after results. April 16- U.S. stocks were mixed on Thursday afternoon as soaring Wall Street debuts by online retailer Etsy and trading firm Virtu offset lingering worries about upcoming corporate earnings reports. "Between Etsy, Virtu and Netflix, that's helping prop the market up, keeping people excited," said Mike Binger, a...

  • $6,000 for a dog dress? It's for sale on Etsy   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 2:55 PM ET
    Strange finds on Etsy

    E-commerce site Etsy has everything from $6,000 dollar dog dresses to a six-foot tall shoe. CNBC checks out a few of the strange finds on the site.

  • How some Etsy entrepreneurs are making six figures Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 11:52 AM ET
    At their shop AHeirloom, Amy Stringer-Mowat and Bill Mowat craft popular, state-shaped wood cutting boards.

    The Etsy IPO debuted at $31 a share Thursday. But can the online marketplace of handmade goods grow into a profitable e-commerce company?

  • Stock of online marketplace Etsy surges in trading debut Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 11:18 AM ET

    Shares of arts and crafts retailer Etsy surged in opening trading on the Nasdaq Thursday. After pricing at $16 late Wednesday the stock opened at nearly double that level, and hit a high of $35.73 in morning trading. Founded in 2005, Brooklyn- based Etsy sells anything from a $110,000 antique desk from the 1800 s to a $20 handmade antler pendant and everything in...

  • DUESSELDORF, Germany, April 16- German labour union Verdi is prepared for a long fight with U.S. online retailer Amazon.com Inc for better pay and conditions and expects more strikes this Christmas. Verdi has organised frequent strikes at Amazon since May 2013 as it seeks to force the retailer to raise pay for warehouse workers in accordance with collective...

  • April 15- Etsy Inc's initial public offering has been priced at $16 per share, a market source told Reuters, valuing the online retailer of handmade goods and craft supplies at about $1.78 billion. The New York- based company's IPO raised about $266.66 million at that price, the top end of its expected range of $14- $16 per share. Besides Accel Partners, the company's...

  • Shop for Etsy stock? Bull vs. bear   Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 3:28 PM ET
    Shop for Etsy stock? Bull vs. bear

    Brian Hamilton, Sageworks is a bull on Etsy, and James Gellert, Rapid Ratings International, is a bear.

  • Can Etsy make money and do good? Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 1:30 PM ET
    Etsy is an online marketplace for handmade and vintage goods.

    Etsy is expected to price its IPO after the bell Wednesday. Can it meet its mission of making money and being socially responsible?

  • How Etsy makes money   Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 11:14 AM ET
    How Etsy makes money

    In 2014, Etsy grew its revenue 56 percent, but it's net loss widened, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. Insight to how the company makes money.

  • Why this e-commerce firm ventured offline   Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 9:23 PM ET
    Why this e-commerce firm ventured offline

    After its first brick-and-mortar "pop-up" store in Singapore, e-retailer Zalora has opened another in Hong Kong. Cheng Xun Chua, managing director of Zalora Hong Kong, explains the move.

  • April 13- E-commerce company Amazon.com Inc and publisher HarperCollins have reached a new multi-year publishing deal that covers both print and digital titles, The Wall Street Journal reported, citing HarperCollins. The deal calls for HarperCollins, owned by News Corp, to set the retail prices of its digital books, with incentives for HarperCollins to...

  • Which superhero sells the most comics on eBay? Friday, 10 Apr 2015 | 12:20 PM ET
    A man reaches for a Batman comic book at a comics store in New York.

    One 76-year-old superhero is still a spry moneymaker on eBay, trouncing other characters with $4.7 million in comic book sales.

  • PARIS/ SYDNEY, April 10- Consumers flocked to Apple Inc's stores around the world on Friday to get the first close-up look at the tech giant's smartwatch, which the company expects will be its next runaway hit. On April 24, consumers will be able to buy it online or by appointment in shops including trendy fashion boutiques in Paris, London and Tokyo, part of Apple's...