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    TEL AVIV, Nov 10 (Reuters) – Index Ventures has appointed a local partner to help significantly boost its already sizeable investments in Israel’s technology sector, officials from the U.S. and European venture capital firm said. Index, which mainly invests in seed and so-called Series A funding rounds has named Juriaan Duizendstraal as a Partner based ...
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    LONDON, Nov 2 (Reuters) – The pace and scale of interest rate hikes delivered by central banks around the globe in October slowed down dramatically following September’s historic peak. Central banks overseeing four of the 10 most heavily traded currencies delivered 200 basis points of rate hikes between them last month. Policy makers at the ...
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    RIYADH, Oct 27 (Reuters) – Israel’s Bank Leumi (LUMI.TA) would like to tap into investment opportunities in Saudi Arabia, Chairman Samer Haj Yehia told a business forum in Riyadh, which he is attending in the latest sign of a potential thawing in Saudi-Israeli relations. The presence of Bank Leumi, one of Israel’s two largest banks, ...
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    NEW YORK, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Activist investor Jeffrey Smith said on Tuesday his investment firm Starboard Value was currently involved with Wix.com, Splunk and Salesforce, and was engaged with management for ways to bolster valuations of these high-growth companies. Smith said the common theme among all three companies was that the level of growth ...