Uber Takes on Softbank as Investor, Eyes IPO
The Japanese conglomerate is leading an investor group that could put as much as $10 billion into Uber as it prepares for an IPO in 2019.
What Wildfires, Hurricanes Can Teach About Risk Reduction
Companies can leverage their involvement in infrastructure development to raise resiliency standards.
Uber Scraps Money-Losing Leasing Business
Xchange Leasing turned out to be losing an average of $9,000 per car — 18 times what Uber had expected.
Uber Settles FTC Case Over Privacy Violations
"Our order requires a culture of privacy sensitivity for Uber," Acting FTC Chair Maureen Ohlhausen says of the settlement.
CFOs on the Move: Week Ending June 3
Uber, Eli Lilly, Occidental Petroleum, Dunkin' Brands, Cloudflare, American Express Business Travel, Neiman Marcus, Proterra, Knoll, Tivity Health
Finance Chief Gupta Joins Uber Exec Exodus
The head of finance is leaving the company amid a series of controversies that may delay an initial public offering.
Money, Exit Options Drying Up for Unicorns
Venture investors and public markets are starting to balk at the sky-high valuations of some tech startups.
Apple Makes $1B Investment in China’s Uber
The move comes as Apple's core iPhone business is maturing — and investors speculate it is developing a self-driving car.
Unlocking Hidden Value Through ‘Ubernomics’
How companies like Uber and Airbnb are showing the way to a new, collaborative economy.
GM, Lyft Driving Toward Driverless Car Future
The automaker is investing $500 million in Lyft, which will develop software to bring self-driving cars to customers' doors.
New State Laws Support Uber’s Business Model
Uber classifies drivers as independent contractors rather than employees.