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Seventy million dollars in seed funding is a colossal investment for an unproven tech startup, even one that promises to completely disrupt a traditional, relatively low-margin industry like mortgages. But this is no ordinary mortgage startup. Venture capitalists, including Zillow founder Spencer Rascoff and Trulia co-founder Pete Flint, believes Tomo has the potential to overthrow …

Home BancShares Inc. reported skyrocketing second-quarter profits as its net income climbed nearly 26% to $ 79.1 million. Earnings per share also rose 26.3% to 48 cents from the same period a year ago, Conway Bank said Thursday. Adjusted for one-time gains, profit was 46 cents per share, matching Wall Street projections as reported by …

Getty Markets remain stable to mixed this morning, after rising sharply from last week’s lows to close higher on Friday. This week will be busy, with US consumer prices for June released on Tuesday, retail sales on Friday and testimony from Federal Reserve Chairman Jay Powell on Wednesday as the big economic spots. Along with …

It’s no secret that tech giants have exploded in value over the past few years, but the scale can be difficult to grasp. Through large-scale market penetration, intelligent diversification and the transformation of products into services, Apple, Microsoft, Amazon and Google have achieved much higher market capitalizations $ 1.5 trillion. To help us better understand …

Collecting vintage porcelain is as addicting as baking. Put the two habits together and you have afternoon tea, the heady combination of cake and fine china. Afternoon tea is a nostalgic ritual that works best with vintage porcelain, preferably mismatched. Channel 4 star Angel Strawbridge (née Adoree) Escape to the castle and author of several …

Refinitiv, a LSEG company, today announced the launch of its first global electronic transaction matching service in Indonesia, as the Southeast Asian country focuses on developing its financial market. The launch represents Indonesia’s first interbank electronic marketplace for Rupiah trading. Refinitiv Matching is the industry leading solution that delivers real-time credit selection, enhanced price discovery, …

The owners of the Longstocking brewery on the far south coast are delighted to announce some exciting developments. “We have just installed a new brewery, which is five times the capacity of our existing brewery and which will allow us to enter some of the larger markets such as Canberra,” said Peter Caldwell, owner of …

Text size The US stock and bond markets are closed Monday for Independence Day. The highlights for next week will be on the economic and political fronts, with little news on business. Levi Strauss reports its second quarter financial results on Thursday, when Stellantis also hosts an investor event to discuss the automaker’s electrification strategy. …

CHICAGO: Chicago Board of Trade corn futures retreated on profit taking on Friday, while soybean futures extended their gains, fueled by lower than expected U.S. acreage estimates and by dry weather in part of the Midwest, traders said. Corn fell after rising from the daily trade limit on Wednesday when the US Department of Agriculture …