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When is Databricks going public?

When is Databricks going public?

After a massive $1 billion February fundraise, data analytics and artificial intelligence company Databricks now ranks among the highest valued private tech firms, with an impressive $28 billion valuation. This San Francisco-based firm is generating plenty of hype...

Getech broadens focus on the global green revolution

Getech broadens focus on the global green revolution

Joining the United Nations’ Race to Zero was an obvious next step for Getech Group (LON: GTC | FRA: 3AS), a company so heavily involved in green technology. The company’s pledge to become carbon neutral by 2030 is clearly in keeping with its recently completed...

Ananda Developments plans for full DJT Plants ownership (ANA)

Ananda Developments plans for full DJT Plants ownership (ANA)

Ananda Developments (AQSE: ANA) has announced it is intending to take full ownership of DJT Plants, coming closer than ever to its goal of becoming a “significant” player in the medical cannabis sector. The news was hot on the heels of May’s announcement that DJT...

Is Wise’s IPO a smart choice for investors?

Is Wise’s IPO a smart choice for investors?

As Wise heads towards a potential £5 billion ($7 billion) valuation in its upcoming float, retail investors are asking themselves if this fintech firm is worth a look. While no specific date is out there, the pencilled-in go-live of May 2021 has now passed, so many...

United Oil & Gas has plenty to celebrate

United Oil & Gas has plenty to celebrate

In a triple dose of positive news on Wednesday, United Oil & Gas (LON: UOG) announced not only approval for a development lease and the start of production from the ASD-1X well but also a successful well workover. The firm’s update on the Egyptian Abu Sennan...

Are alcohol stocks the secret to a diverse portfolio?

Are alcohol stocks the secret to a diverse portfolio?

Alongside companies operating in areas like weaponry, gambling, marijuana and tobacco, publicly-traded alcohol firms are commonly counted among the so-called ‘sin stocks’ on the market. The name sin stocks comes from an association with supposedly immoral or unethical...

FastForward Innovations – Perfectly positioned for CBD boom

FastForward Innovations – Perfectly positioned for CBD boom

With so many medicinal cannabis and cannabidiol (‘CBD’) companies springing up, it can be hard for investors to know where to put their money. There’s no doubt the space is growing and lucrative, with enormous demand that is growing every day. Given the choice on...

What is equity crowdfunding?

What is equity crowdfunding?

Equity crowdfunding is a new and increasingly popular way of investing, harnessing the power of crowds to turn business ideas into a reality. You might think of it as a way to put yourself right into your very own version of “Shark Tank” or “Dragons’ Den”. It begins...

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