Reza Yaghoubi

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Stand by for the next generation of financial advice … from a robot

A robot revolution could transform the way you manage your money within the next few decades – from instantly tailoring an investment portfolio to suit your circumstances, to sorting your tax affairs, debts and financial planning on your mobile device over breakfast.<p>According to a report last week …

Finance

Google-Waze acquisition will be investigated by the FTC

The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is investigating Google's $1.3bn acquisition of the crowdsourced traffic-mapping and navigation company Waze, …

Google's Mergers and Acquisition Machine: Another Win with Waze Deal at $1.3 Billion

The mergers and acquisitions process at Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) cannot be measured against those of most other companies. The search company is …

Why we keep coming back for mergers even though they don’t work

The next merger boom is already here.<p>It’s easy to think such a statement is based upon optimism following the worst post-war recession in living memory, new sovereign and municipal debt crises seemingly arising once a month, and the still-unknown consequences of quantitative easing.<p>But it’s not the …

Stock Markets

Shareholders approve Sprint/SoftBank merger

This morning, Sprint announced their proposed merger with SoftBank cleared another major hurdle, with the shareholders overwhelmingly approving the deal. With 98% of shareholders approving the deal, it’s clear that shareholders are ready for the new company to take shape.<p>Dan Hesse, CEO of Sprint, …

Softbank