Alibaba Group


  • Peer-to-peer banker LendingClub files for IPO Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 1:31 PM ET
    Renaud Laplanche, co-founder and chief executive officer of LendingClub

    Alibaba has dominated the IPO headlines, but LendingClub's plans to raise $500 million in an offering likely has greater relevance to Americans.

  • Analyzing Alibaba's IPO     Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 11:05 AM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche breaks down Alibaba's most recent quarterly earnings. Roger McNamee, Elevation Partners, provides insight to the impeding public offering.

  • The Alibaba cometh, amid a lengthening paper trail Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 9:35 AM ET
    Alibaba.com's headquarters in Hangzhou, China

    Nobody knows exactly when Alibaba will hit the market, but the IPO is being foreshadowed by a growing paper trail.

  • Chinese developers offer hefty home discounts Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 7:56 PM ET
    At a property trade fair in Beijing, China

    China Vanke Co is offering discounts of up to $325,000 to home buyers who shop on Alibaba's Taobao, an e-commerce platform.

  • Alibaba Pictures, a film and TV production unit of Alibaba Group, said it had found possible irregular accounting ahead of the group's IPO. CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports.

  • Alibaba unit halts shares amid accounting probe Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 10:45 PM ET
    Alibaba.com's headquarters in Hangzhou, China

    Alibaba Pictures said it had found possible non-compliant accounting and had requested that trading of its Hong Kong-listed shares be suspended.

  • Alibaba IPO taking shape     Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    The "Squawk Alley" crew, and Jon Steinberg, Daily Mail North America CEO, discuss the launch of Alibaba's IPO. Kayla Tausche reports the public offering is slated for the second half of September.

  • State of IPO the market     Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 11:18 AM ET

    Jeffrey Solomon, Cowen & Company CEO, discusses the health of the IPO market and weighs in on Alibaba's impending public offering.

  • Alibaba's counterfeit troubles     Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 1:38 PM ET

    Alibaba is removing discounted and counterfeit items from its website to attract luxury brands. IACC President Bob Barchiesi, says counterfeit is a massive problem on a global scale across the Internet.

  • Alibaba puts kibosh on counterfeits     Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 11:04 AM ET

    Alibaba is removing discounted and counterfeit items from its website to attract luxury brands. The "Squawk Alley" team, and Jon Steinberg, Daily Mail North America CEO, discusses the strategy.

  • Why Alibaba should buy Yahoo     Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Patrick Armstrong, CIO of Plurimi Investment Managers, says Alibaba should buy out Yahoo which has around a 23 percent stake in the Chinese e-commerce company.

  • Alibaba's potential secret US weapon Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 | 4:00 AM ET
    The Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. application loading page is displayed on an Apple Inc. iPad, rear, and iPhone 5s in an arranged photograph.

    As Alibaba dips into the US and onto Amazon's home turf, a little-known start-up called AppFlood may be among its best allies.

  • Alibaba transitioning to US company: Swisher     Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 11:09 AM ET

    Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, discusses the upcoming Alibaba IPO and the regulatory challenges the Chinese company may face.

  • Koons' 'Balloon Dog' knockoffs disappear Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 5:29 PM ET
    The sculpture 'Balloon Dog (Red)' (1994-2000) by artist Jeff Koons

    A story went viral about Alibaba selling a version of Jeff Koons' famous balloon dogs for only $500. But since then, the dogs have disappeared.

  • Microsoft in China's crosshairs as game ban lifts Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 12:01 PM ET

    Chinese media reported that officers from the State Administration for Industry and Commerce visited the software giant in at least 4 cities.

  • Is Alibaba's move to disrupt banking failing? Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 7:02 PM ET
    The logo of Yuebao, an investment product of Alibaba's online payments platform Alipay

    Alibaba's foray into online financial services was expected to disrupt China's bank sector, but now some believe it's no longer particularly radical.

  • Alibaba IPO may benefit scions of Chinese leaders Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 8:45 AM ET
    Alibaba founder Jack Ma.

    The political connections of investors raise questions about Alibaba as it prepares to go public in the U.S. The New York Times reports.

  • Alibaba delays IPO     Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 11:26 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber reports Alibaba will delay its IPO until approximately mid-September.

  • 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.