Peter Thiel's Founders Fund is investing in Privateer Holdings, a marijuana company that owns several pot-related brands.» Read More
HAWTHORNE, Calif.— SpaceX has raised $1 billion from Google and Fidelity in a deal that values the spaceship manufacturer at about $10 billion. The infusion announced Tuesday will give Google Inc. and Fidelity Investments a nearly 10 percent stake in SpaceX, a Hawthorne, California, company that employs more than 3,000 people. Musk, 43, also has publicly talked...
Peter Thiel speaks exclusively to CNBC's "Halftime Report" from Dublin about the U.S. elections, valuations and Tim Cook.
Wealth managers, pay attention. Gay and lesbian CEOs may still be few in number—but the ranks of gay and lesbian millionaires and billionaires are growing rapidly.
Peter Thiel says he and Marc Andreessen may not agree on terminology, but they have similar thoughts about Carl Icahn's activism.
The bond market is the most distorted, Peter Thiel tells CNBC's "Squawk on the Street."
Managing partner, Founders Fund; chairman, Clarium Capital; founder and chairman, Palantir; former co-founder and CEO, PayPal
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 2- PayPal's biggest threat as it prepares to split from eBay next year may come from former employees who back a crop of new businesses serving shoppers who increasingly prefer to pay with mobile phones rather than personal computers. Stripe, which helps merchants like Apple Inc and car-sharing service Lyft accept payments made by smart...
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 1- PayPal's biggest threat as it prepares to split from eBay next year may come from former employees who back a crop of new businesses serving shoppers who increasingly prefer to pay with mobile phones rather than personal computers. Stripe, which helps merchants like Apple Inc and car-sharing service Lyft accept payments made by smart...
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 18- Forget striving for a well-rounded resume. According to a new book from Peter Thiel, the investor and PayPal co-founder, well-roundedness amounts to "many-sided mediocrity."
Venture capitalist Peter Thiel trashed Twitter in a CNBC interview Wednesday.
Silicon Valley venture capitalist Peter Thiel is famously outspoken and sharp-tongued and on CNBC Wednesday he did not disappoint.
Silicon Valley venture capitalist Peter Thiel is famously outspoken and sharp-tongued, and on CNBC on Wednesday he did not disappoint.
Peter Thiel says he "missed the boat" in investing in Uber, but he calls the start-up Silicon Valley's most "ethically challenged" company.
There appears to be more upside for Google stock over the next decade than for Apple, PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel tells CNBC.
Sept 4- Fractyl Laboratories Inc, which is developing a therapy to treat type 2 diabetes, said it has raised $40 million in series C funding led by investment firm Mithril Capital Management.
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 6- Practice Fusion, provider of a free electronic health record service for doctors, bought app developer Ringadoc on Wednesday as it moves into a new market: telemedicine. Research firm IHS forecast that the U.S. market will grow to $1.9 billion in 2018, from $240 million in 2013..
When two friends living in Europe got fed up with money-transfer fees, they knew there had to be a better way, and PayPal's founder agreed.
SAC Capital has hired a data miner that has done work for the CIA and the FBI to keep closer tabs on its own employees.
The CEO of Palantir, one of the hottest start-ups in Silicon Valley, recently shed some light on how his company has been so successful.
A semi-secretive, but widely watched data analytics firm partially backed by the CIA has decided against going public, for now.