Legitimate P2P internet lenders such as Dianrong.com are slowly achieving critical mass in China, the Financial Times reports.» Read More
SAN FRANCISCO, March 11- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has enlisted two UK startups to provide financing for small British businesses looking to buy from Chinese suppliers, aiming to help cash-strapped firms access the world's largest economy. The partnerships with iwoca Ltd and ezbob announced by Alibaba on Wednesday are a first for the Chinese company in...
March 11- Silicon valley startup 21 Inc has raised $116 million in venture funding to help broaden the uses of bitcoin technology, the Wall Street Journal reported. 21 Inc's lead investors include venture capital firms such as Andreessen Horowitz and RRE Ventures, with chipmaker Qualcomm Inc owning a strategic stake through its venture-capital unit,...
Farfetch connects well-heeled consumers with luxury boutiques around the world, and model that has earned the company a $1 billion valuation.
AOL co-founder Steve Case gives his full view on where today's market stands and whether there really is a tech bubble.
If your mobile payment app isn't accepted everywhere, one company has come up with a fix.
The data breach involved current and former Uber drivers, and the company has notified attorneys general in states where those drivers live, including California. The company has raised more than $4 billion from prominent venture capital firms such as Benchmark and Google Ventures, valuing Uber at $40 billion and making it the most valuable startup in the...
Bill Gurley, general partner at Benchmark, said Friday what he believes is the biggest problem presented by start-ups today.
The real estate market is so red-hot in San Francisco right now that it's motivating start-ups to move into neighboring Oakland.
VC's should steer away from the "unicorn" start-ups roaming the world nowadays and go after dragons, one expert said Thursday.
John Backus, New Atlantic Ventures, talks about his thinking that a unicorn is a great company, but a dragon is a great investment.
Roadie operates as a kind of Uber for deliveries, and has partnered with Waffle House as a meeting place for drivers, reports CNBC's Kate Rogers. The company's CEO Marc Gorlin, provides insight to the new partnership with Waffle House.
Your next Waffle House order could be on the house if you're ready to entrust your stuff to a stranger or haul someone else's things around.
Doubling in value should be hard. Tech start-ups are defying that logic, with companies not just reaching billion-dollar valuations but expanding.
Noa Mintz, Nannies by Noa founder, shares her experience starting a nanny business in New York City. Allison Johnson, Nannies by Noa CEO, weighs in.
Uber launched a food-delivery service, UberEATS, in Barcelona on Wednesday.
For start-ups, pitching to investors is a regular occurrence, but these five social entrepreneurs participated in an unusual competition for a chance to win a share of $1 million.
Jonathan Lacoste, Jebbit COO, is working to help prevent Internet users from ignoring advertisements, and actually engaging with them. He also discusses dropping out of college to start Jebbit.
Russell Glass sold his company Bizo to LinkedIn for $175 million. How? Glass said a key driver for the deal was his employees.
Fortune contributor Colleen Kane provides insight to unusual start-up origin stories.
Millennial entrepreneurship has slowed, and so has the percentage of debt of those under 30. CNBC's Kate Rogers explains the complicated relationship between young American entrepreneurs and debt.