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  1. A Global Perspective on Women in CommsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Light Reading

    The gender imbalance issues facing telecom companies, and the tech industry as a whole, are no secret. The statistics are out there, and it's not pretty.

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  2. Yahoo Remains 'Focus Pick' For CRT Capital Despite Aabaco Tax DramaRead the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | Benzinga

    In a recent report, CRT Capital analyst Robert Coolbrith reiterated a Buy rating and $61.00 price target on Yahoo! Inc. . Last Friday, Yahoo filed an initial registration statement for the spinoff of its large stake in China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd .

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  3. Yahoo: Will Ads Grow, Spinoff Gel, Tumblr Monetize?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Investor's Business Daily

    Analysts also want a final answer regarding the outcome of the planned spinoff of Yahoo's 15% stake in China giant That tax-free spinoff, announced in February, is a high-profile must-do for Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, who is under pressure from activist investor Starboard Value and other investors to find strategies to return cash to shareholders. Yahoo said it would spin off its Alibaba stake into a newly formed independent registered investment company by the end of 2015.

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  4. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | Business Wire

    This report provides an overview of the company's servicing operations and a discussion ... )--Fitch Ratings has published a report on Brooks Health System, FL. The report is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'.

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  5. Yahoo Announces SEC Filing for Planned Spin-Off of Remaining Stake in Alibaba GroupRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | Sys-Con Media

    Yahoo! Inc. today announced the initial filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission of a Registration Statement on Form N-2 under the Investment Company Act of 1940 in connection with its previously announced plan to spin off the company's remaining holdings in Alibaba Group Holding Limited into a newly formed independent, publicly traded, registered investment company. The name selected for the new public company is Aabaco Holdings, Inc. Under the spin-off plan, announced on January 27, 2015, Yahoo plans to distribute all of the outstanding shares of Aabaco Holdings pro rata to its shareholders.

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  6. Yahoo to host second mobile developer conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | SFGate

    A Yahoo ad sits at the exit of Interstate 880 and 5th Street in San Francisco, California, on Tuesday, July 14, 2015. Yahoo said Thursday it will host a second mobile developer conference, just six months after its first event in San Francisco.

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  7. Yahoo Announces Mobile Developer Conference in New York City on August 26thRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | Freshnews

    Yahoo! Inc. announced today that the Yahoo Mobile Developer Conference is headed to the East Coast on August 26 at the Marriott Marquis in New York City. Following the inaugural, sold-out event in San Francisco this February, the conference will welcome hundreds of mobile developers and will feature speakers from across Yahoo - including Flurry from Yahoo and Tumblr - and industry partners, as well as breakout sessions and networking opportunities.

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  8. This funding story has twists, villains and a disease-fighting ProtagonistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Business Journal

    ... 2016. That is where the money comes in. The $40 million round that Protagonist disclosed Thursday is led by Canaan Partners. It also includes Adage Capital Management, RA Capital Management, Foresite Capital and all of the company's existing ...

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  9. How Match.com's Founder Walked Away With $50KRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Online Personals Watch

    ... Late in 1994, he secured ~$1.5M in funding. Match went live in April 1995. Deepak Kamra, the lead VC at Canaan Partners responsible for the Match investment, said the early content was "borderline porn." The VCs had serious doubts about Kremen's ...

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  10. Protagonist Therapeutics closes $40 million Series C financingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Medical News

    Protagonist Therapeutics, Inc., a company developing novel, orally stable peptide therapeutics for gastrointestinal diseases and disorders, today announced the closing of a $40 million Series C financing. New investors include Canaan Partners as the lead, along with Adage Capital Management, RA Capital Management and Foresite Capital.

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  11. Protagonist Therapeutics Raises $40 Million Series C Financing to...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | Sys-Con Media

    New investors include Canaan Partners as the lead, along with Adage Capital Management, RA Capital Management and Foresite Capital . All of the company's existing investors, including Johnson & Johnson Innovation - JJDC , Lilly Ventures , Pharmstandard International, S.A , and Starfish Ventures also joined in the financing.

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  12. Bay Area's Protagonist Therapeutics Fetches $40 Million to Bring Next-Gen IBD Drugs to TrialRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 15 | BioSpace

    Protagonist Therapeutics Raises $40 Million Series C Financing to Advance Oral Peptide Drugs into Clinical Development PTG-100 to Enter Clinic as an 'Oral Targeted Therapy' for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases /PRNewswire/ -- Protagonist Therapeutics, Inc. , a company developing novel, orally stable peptide therapeutics for gastrointestinal diseases and disorders, today announced the closing of a Series C financing. New investors include Canaan Partners as the lead, along with Adage Capital Management, RA Capital Management and Foresite Capital .

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  13. Crowdfunder Realty Mogul raises $35M in Series BRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | The Real Deal

    Real estate crowdfunder Realty Mogul raised $35 million this week in a Series B funding round. Salt Lake City-based Sorensen Capital led the round, with additional funding provided by Canaan Partners, who led Realty Mogul's Series A round last year.

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  14. Why Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Gets A 'C' Rating After Her 3-Year MarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Benzinga

    In a report published Wednesday, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey analyst Bob Peck discussed why it is "natural" for investors to begin gauging the successes and failures of Yahoo! Inc. 's CEO Marissa Mayer at her three-year anniversary. "Marissa Mayer's strategy has focused on people, product, and traffic which then leads to revenue - knowing this would take years not quarters," Peck wrote.

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  15. The Daily Startup: Realty Mogul Raises $35 Million for Real-Estate FundraisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Wall Street Journal

    Realty Mogul , a company that helps investors or developers raise money for real-estate transactions, has raised $35 million in Series B funding, Lora Kolodny reports for Dow Jones VentureWire. Sorenson Capital led the funding round, which included existing investor Canaan Partners .

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  16. RealtyMogul.com raises $35 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Business Journal

    ... the investments are reimbursed. The company uses big data for smarter risk profiling in real estate. Canaan Partners, which was the lead investor in RealtyMogul.com's Series A, also participated in this latest round, which brings RealtyMogul.com's ...

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  17. RealtyMogul.com raises $35 mlnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | PE Hub

    RealtyMogul.com, a leading online marketplace for real estate investing, today announced it has raised a $35 million Series B financing round led by Sorenson Capital with additional funding from Canaan Partners, the lead investor in the company's Series A financing. RealtyMogul.com intends to use this new financing to hire more technologists and data scientists and strengthen its robust technology platform, which uses big data to get smarter about risk profiling in real estate.

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  18. a Accusoft, a Tampa imaging company with Yahoo ties, invests millions in local growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Business Journal

    More details about Accusoft's planned expansion to its Tampa headquarters emerged following a joint press conference with local economic development leaders and Gov. Rick Scott on Tuesday.

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  19. S&P Capital Thinks It's The Right Time To Buy Twitter And YahooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Benzinga

    Scott Kessler, S&P Capital IQ deputy director of global equity research and head of technology sector equity research, was on CNBC Tuesday to discuss his outlook on Twitter Inc prior to its second-quarter earnings release and if it is the right time to buy the stock. "After that debacle , I guess I would call it, in terms of how the earnings were released and then how the company dealt with the aftermath of that," Kessler said.

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  20. Google And Yahoo Search Partnership May Add Shareholder ValueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | Seeking Alpha

    Yahoo can offer up to 49% of search queries to Google, which will give Yahoo a blend of Bing and Google search results. This type of deal should get past regulators and is a healthy alternative to developing a compelling search algorithm in-house.

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