Prudential to Buy Insurance Tech Startup for $2.35B
The insurance giant said Assurance IQ will help it target difficult-to-reach markets.
Nike Buys Predictive Demand Company Celect
The deal is part of the company’s push to emphasize direct-to-consumer sales.
Facebook Hit with Record $5B Fine Over Privacy Breaches
The Federal Trade Commission’s settlement resolves its investigation into how the company lost control over user data.
Ebix Agrees to Buy Yatra
The Atlanta-based software company is planning an IPO for its Indian subsidiary.
Amazon to Spend $700 Million to Upskill Employees
The retail and tech giant will expand its training programs to help employees move into more advanced roles.
Cisco to Buy Acacia Communications in $2.6B Deal
The acquisition will enhance Cisco’s portfolio of optical systems.
Health Care Software Maker Phreesia Files for $125 Million IPO
The company, which provides a patient-intake software platform for health care providers, has processed $1.4 billion in patient payments.
Blockchain Company Ripple Invests in MoneyGram
Ripple will become MoneyGram’s main partner for cross-border transactions after purchasing $30 million worth of newly created MoneyGram shares.
Global Payments Agrees to Buy Total System Services
The merger is the latest in a series of deals involving large financial technology firms.
Tech Companies to Watch 2019: 10 More to Keep an Eye On
These companies are also striving to help enterprises corral their data and use it to operate more intelligently.