Illumina Buys Cancer Test Startup Grail for $8B
The deal will move Illumina “deeper into the application of its gene-sequencing technology to the diagnosis and treatment of patients."
Snowflake Files for Big Tech Initial Offering
The cloud-based data warehouse company is “one of the world’s most valuable former startups that is still private."
AmEx Buys Kabbage in SMB Solutions Move
The deal "accelerates our plans to offer U.S. small businesses an easy and efficient way to manage their payments and cash flow digitally in one place."
ServiceNow Buys Data Management Startup
The acquistion of Sweagle will enable ServiceNow to identify and help prevent software configuration glitches that can cause outages.
Intuit Eyes Millennials With $7B Credit Karma Buy
The deal will give the maker of TurboTax access to one of the most popular financial apps for young consumers.
Visa Makes Fintech Move With $5.3B Plaid Buy
The deal gives Visa access to software that fintech app developers use to interface with customers' bank accounts.
Apple Buys Image Sensor Startup InVisage
The acquisition could help Apple reclaim its lead over Samsung and Google in mobile phone photography.
MongoDB Prices IPO to Raise $152 Million
The startup is aiming to disrupt the $44 billion database software market by offering a "modern, general purpose" platform.
LendingTree Snaps up Small Business Lender
The acquisition of startup SnapCap will help LendingTree to "scale and accelerate our small business channel."