Alibaba Group


  • Red flags: Alibaba's Ma and his equity firm Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 7:41 PM ET
    Jack Ma, Chairman of Alibaba Group Holding.

    When a private equity firm co-founded by Alibaba's Jack Ma sought funding, investors had one concern: was the firm independent from Ma?

  • What Yahoo needs to do: Cramer     Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 9:32 AM ET

    Yahoo's Q2 earnings per share of $0.37 on revenue of $1.04 billion, missed Wall Street's estimates. CNBC's Jim Cramer thinks Yahoo needs to take some of the Alibaba money and do a "terrific acquisition." David Faber, weighs in.

  • Viking preps $2 billion illiquid investments fund Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 4:47 PM ET
    Andreas Halvorsen, chief executive officer of Viking Global Investors LP.

    Viking Global Investors, the $28.8 billion firm led by Andreas Halvorsen, is preparing the launch of a new fund to focus on illiquid investments.

  • Alibaba races to hit August IPO date Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 12:07 AM ET
    Alibaba.com's headquarters in Hangzhou, China

    Alibaba is racing to complete its landmark initial public offering within the next month, according to several people familiar with its plans.

  • NYSE to run software tests ahead of Alibaba IPO Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 1:31 PM ET
    Alibaba Group headquarters in Hangzhou, China

    The NYSE said it would allow trading firms to test their trading software on July 12 ahead of the initial public offering of Alibaba.

  • Alibaba IPO could send Yahoo soaring: Gene Munster Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 1:51 PM ET

    Yahoo's stake in Alibaba is undervalued and stands to send shares 20 percent higher, Piper Jaffray's Gene Munster says.

  • Will Alibaba be the biggest IPO in US history?     Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    R.J. Hottovy, global director of consumer equity research at Morningstar, outlines the factors which make Alibaba an "attractive" story ahead of the company's New York IPO.

  • China’s risky borrowers really getting a better deal? Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 7:04 PM ET

    China shadow banks have lower lending rates than traditional banks, China Beige Book data show, but it may not signal a hiccup in efforts to curb the sector.

  • Asia turns on the taps for tech funding Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 8:05 PM ET
    Members of staff walk past a security guard at the headquarters of the Alibaba Group in Hangzhou, China.

    When bosses of U.S. video messaging app Tango were on the lookout for a strategic partner, they turned in the direction of Hangzhou.

  • World Cup bets in China foiled by a cyber spat Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 11:02 PM ET

    Users of a betting site could not gamble on World Cup games amid a spat over an online payments engine outage between China's two internet groups.

  • What's hurting Alibaba's revenue growth?     Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 9:23 PM ET

    Duncan Clark, Chairman & MD at BDA China, attributes Alibaba's slower revenue growth for the first quarter of 2014 to its shift into mobile and seasonal factors in the previous quarter.

  • Alibaba investor concerns     Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 5:05 PM ET

    Shares of Yahoo have dropped on slowing growth in Alibaba's revenue. Martin Pyykkonen, Wedge Partners senior equity analyst discuss if Chinese e-commerce giant's growth is stalling.

  • Aswath Damodaran, NYU Stern School of Business professor of finance, shares his view of Alibaba's IPO. "What people are willing to pay for a company like this could change on a daily basis," he says.

  • Alibaba IPO amendment out     Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 11:01 AM ET

    Alibaba revealed its board nominees, and its 27-member partnership that will control the company. The "Squawk Alley" team, and Dan Porter, former OMGPOP CEO and current head of digital at William Morris Endeavor, discuss.

  • Early Movers: COV, YHOO, GOOG, GE, TGT, T & more Monday, 16 Jun 2014 | 7:46 AM ET
    Traders work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Asia leaders of tomorrow: Hot names to watch Sunday, 15 Jun 2014 | 10:00 PM ET
    Jet Li, Chinese actor.

    Asia, home to some of the world's biggest and fastest-growing economies, is a region of change.

  • Fmr. Yahoo COO: Mayer done all right things     Friday, 13 Jun 2014 | 11:21 AM ET

    Jeff Mallett, Yahoo former president and COO, weighs in on the Alibaba IPO and discusses Marissa Mayer's performance as CEO.

  • Alibaba takes on Amazon and eBay with US site Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 7:36 PM ET
    The Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. application loading page is displayed on an Apple Inc. iPad, rear, and iPhone 5s in an arranged photograph.

    Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group unveiled its first direct-to-consumer online shop in the United States on Wednesday.

  • Do young Chinese prefer homegrown firms? Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 7:20 PM ET

    For some young Chinese, the desire to work for foreign companies may be losing its appeal.

  • Alibaba IPO watch     Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 | 11:33 AM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche discusses expectations for Alibaba's IPO. CNBC contributor Jon Steinberg, says Alibaba's aspirations are to be the "next Google via the Amazon road."