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MOSCOW, Sept 30- Internet auction site eBay intends to drive a wave of consolidation in Russia's e-commerce market over the next couple of years, persuading smaller companies to get on board as the economy weakens.
Today is the first day investors can trade Alibaba options and short the stock. Brian Nowak, Susquehanna senior analyst, discusses his price target and where the stock could go from here.
The "Fast Money" traders take their positions in Nike shares after the company's strong Q1 beat.
Dana Telsey, Telsey Advisory Group CEO, says Nike is the dominant player in active wear.
FRANKFURT, Sept 24- Rocket Internet, the global e-commerce investor, will take a more hands-on role in its stable of companies through a stock market listing which was fully subscribed within the first hour of taking orders, it said on Wednesday.
FRANKFURT, Sept 24- Rocket Internet, the global e-commerce investor, will take a more hands-on role in its stable of companies following a stock market listing which was fully subscribed within the first hour of taking orders, it said on Wednesday.
Sept 23- Online retailer Amazon.com Inc is in talks with a number of Dutch publishers to sell e-books in the Netherlands, the Financial Times reported, citing a Dutch publisher. But now Amazon has actually been in touch and so we are getting close, "the report quoted Sander Knol, the director of Xander, a Dutch publisher that has been approached by Amazon.
Speaking Tuesday at the Clinton Global Initiative, Aliaba founder Jack Ma told the crowd that he and his company did not rely on any support from the Chinese government during its stratospheric rise.
As Alibaba began trading on the NYSE Friday, founder of the e-commerce giant Jack Ma acknowledged the company's commitment to smaller merchants in a CNBC interview.
GGV Capital's Glenn Solomon was among Alibaba's earliest venture backers, saying the company will benefit from continued e-commerce growth in China.
The market is fixed on Alibaba's IPO, but there's another emerging middle class creating an e-commerce giant—and in the land of Ali Baba.
Sept 18- Alibaba Group Holding priced its initial public offering at $68 a share, the top end of the expected range, raising $21.8 billion on Thursday. "I'd put them in a class of Facebook and Google with the scale they have, growth prospects and profitability," said Scot Wingo, CEO of e-commerce software provider ChannelAdvisor.
Alibaba has increased efforts to rid its e-commerce platforms of fakes, but experts say it's an uphill battle.
One Chinese entrepreneur runs a million dollar business thanks to Alibaba's consumer-to-consumer website Taobao. CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports on Alibaba's relationship with the Chinese government.
Alibaba's Jack Ma has been touting the e-commerce giant as a way for U.S. companies to get into China. CNBC's Kate Rogers takes a look at some scams and orders that have not panned out for small businesses.
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 16- State and local officials in Ohio are courting Amazon.com Inc with tax breaks and other perks to convince the No. 1 U.S. online retailer to build a $1.1 billion data center in central Ohio and create 120 jobs, according to public records.
The Peel app converts your smartphone to a remote control. Thiru Arunachalam, Peel co-founder & CEO, discusses how the platform enhances the TV experience, and partnering with Alibaba.
The splashy initial public offering of the Chinese e-commerce site Alibaba should scare Amazon.com for one reason: taxes. USA Today reports.
Amazon wants to dominate a lot of different industries, from e-commerce to cloud services, and the company is now getting serious about video games.
Discussing Alibaba's IPO price range, Henry Guo, JG Capital senior research analyst, says he believes the price range is too conservative considering their growth potential and investments in mobile and entertainment.