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*Starbucks payment/reward app already has 10 million users. BERLIN, April 6- Big retailers are muscling in on the likes of Visa, MasterCard and Google in a fiercely competitive and growing mobile payment market that promises to cut transaction costs and increase customer loyalty.
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eBay fell$. 58 or 1.1 percent, to $54.00. Groupon Inc. fell$. 14 or 1.8 percent, to $7.84. LinkedIn Corp. fell $11.14 or 6.3 percent, to $165.83.
eBay fell$. 11 or. 2 percent, to $54.47. Groupon Inc. fell$. 28 or 3.5 percent, to $7.70. LinkedIn Corp. fell $7.23 or 4.1 percent, to $169.74.
eBay rose$. 26 or. 5 percent, to $54.84. Groupon Inc. fell$. 24 or 3.0 percent, to $7.74. LinkedIn Corp. fell $2.84 or 1.6 percent, to $174.13.
*Tencent, banks and regulators stand in Alibaba's way. HONG KONG/ BEIJING, April 3- Alibaba, the world's biggest e-commerce company, changed how China shops. Joe Tsai, executive vice chairman of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, sees an Alibaba future that stretches from banking to education, travel to entertainment.
FRANKFURT, April 2- Deutsche Post, the world's biggest postal and logistics group, is betting on emerging markets and an e-commerce boom to boost profits through 2020, it said on Wednesday in unveiling its new medium-term financial targets.
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European stocks closed higher on Monday for a fifth-consecutive day, with investors anticipating stimulus measures from the ECB.
Michael Carr, Goldman Sachs M&A group in the Americas, shares his thoughts on the role of activists in deal making and the outlook for mergers and acquisitions.
In a bold statement regarding the crackdown on government waste in Italy, six state-owned luxury cars have been listed on internet auction site eBay.
*Morgan Stanley tops global rankings. LONDON, March 28- A string of large transactions drove the value of global mergers and acquisitions activity up by 54 percent in the first quarter compared to the same period last year, reflecting greater deal-making confidence among chief executives.
The level of media investing activity is forging the underpinnings of "game-changing" developments for the industry, according to the Pew Research Center's State of the News Media 2014 report, which cited funding from entrepreneurs like Amazon's Jeff Bezos and eBay founder Pierre Omidyar.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
March 25- EBay Inc urged its shareholders to vote against activist investor Carl Icahn's proposal to spin off the e-commerce company's PayPal payments unit. Last week, Icahn asked eBay to sell 20 percent of the PayPal payments unit in an initial public offering, a change in tack from his previous call for a complete spin off.
From advisers to potential investors, many are salivating over the forthcoming Alibaba listing stateside.
COO Sheryl Sandberg is getting out in front of the allegations that Facebook was involved in a hiring conspiracy.
*Xero leads charge, now NZ's 2nd- biggest listed company. WELLINGTON, March 25- New Zealand technology firms are rolling into global markets, selling software to businesses that locks down mundane tasks like accounting and expenses, rather than developing slick social media apps that consumers download free of charge.
CNBC's Scott Wapner speaks with activist investor Carl Icahn about his perceived corporate governance issues at eBay.