Microsoft and Alphabet are making less money than they thought

Heythe tech industry continues to deliver bad news. Software provider Microsoft and the Alphabet holding company around Internet group Google posted slightly worse-than-expected business results on Tuesday after the stock market closed. The stock market’s reaction was initially limited, probably because it feared the worst. Microsoft’s share price fell slightly in after-hours trading, and Alphabet … Read more

Microsoft and Alphabet are making less money than they thought

Heythe tech industry continues to deliver bad news. Software provider Microsoft and the Alphabet holding company around Internet group Google posted slightly worse-than-expected business results on Tuesday after the stock market closed. The stock market’s reaction was initially limited, probably because it feared the worst. Microsoft’s share price fell slightly in after-hours trading, and Alphabet … Read more

Microsoft and Alphabet miss expectations

Heythe tech industry continues to deliver bad news. Software provider Microsoft and the Alphabet holding company around Internet group Google posted slightly worse-than-expected business results on Tuesday after the stock market closed. The stock market’s reaction was initially limited, probably because it feared the worst. Microsoft’s share price fell slightly in after-hours trading, and Alphabet … Read more

Instead of a fully integrated policy, Germany needs a genuine progressive coalition

The writer Sebastian Matthes is the editor-in-chief of Handelsblatt. Things look bleak for the coming months. The reversal of interest rates is causing shock waves in the financial markets. With rising bond yields in southern Europe, fears of a new euro crisis are returning. At the same time, German companies and private households are suffering … Read more

BMW is stepping up its search for new businesses

Munich The BMW Group is stepping up its search for innovative start-ups. BMW i Ventures is going to give the car company even more access to key technologies with a $ 300 million fund launched last year. In addition to electrification and digitization, BMW i Ventures wants to invest more in start-ups for sustainability and … Read more

Layoffs – Fintechs are under pressure

Frankfurt The festive atmosphere is followed by disappointment: just a week after Berlin’s new broker Trade Republic announced the expansion of its latest financing cycle by 250 million euros and thus increased its valuation to five billion euros, fintech is leaving some employees. Restructuring was announced to the employees at an internal meeting of the … Read more

Establishment with an immigrant background – these are the problems

“Black Hair, Black Future” – Anahita Thoms, a partner at law firm Baker McKenzie, becomes unusually personal in a LinkedIn post in early May. She says that this saying came from her brother’s school, a humanitarian high school in Düsseldorf, and that it still concerns her today. Thoms herself, the daughter of Persian immigrants who … Read more

More than 150 companies promote coronavirus vaccination

Vaccination campaign of 150 companies The campaign of the Berlin agency Antoni is the largest campaign against coronavirus vaccinations in Germany to date. Düsseldorf More than 150 companies and brands in Germany have joined forces to promote vaccination. Under the hashtag #GegenCorona, companies are calling for a coronavirus vaccination on their social media channels from … Read more

Lion’s Den: The start-up show gets digital competition

Johannes Kliesch and Marcus Diekmann With their show in the Founders League, entrepreneurs want to promote new founders. Düsseldorf The start-up show “The Lion’s Den” has competition. Entrepreneurs Johannes Kliesch and Marcus Diekmann also want to create a platform for new founders with their new “Founders League” format. However, the idea differs significantly from the … Read more