Sunday, December 11, 2016

Alibaba

Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016

Steven Spielberg's Amblin Partners and Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group's media arm announced a partnership Sunday to co-produce films for global audiences.

The deal adds to a multibillion-dollar string of Chinese ventures with Hollywood studios to capture more of the profits from...

Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is losing a precious security blanket now that she is spinning off the Internet company's prized stake in China's Alibaba Group.

The breakup announced Tuesday will transfer ownership of 384 million shares of Alibaba stock,...

Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is facing her biggest business decision since she left Google two-and-a-half years ago to lead its struggling rival: how to manage Yahoo's most valuable asset, a 15 percent stake in Chinese Internet star Alibaba Group worth nearly $37...

Monday, Sep. 22, 2014

Yahoo may be losing some appeal on Wall Street now that U.S. investors can buy directly into Alibaba.

Yahoo's stock fell Monday as investors grappled with uncertainty about CEO Marissa Mayer's efforts to turn around the struggling Silicon Valley...

Sunday, Sep. 21, 2014

China's e-commerce giant Alibaba began trading its shares Friday on the New York Stock Exchange. Here are ten things to know about Alibaba, and why its initial public offering made history:

THE BIGGEST: Alibaba raised $21.8 billion in its debut,...

Friday, Sep. 19, 2014

Yahoo is making amends for years of blundering with one smart move: an early investment in China's Alibaba Group that has turned into a multibillion-dollar boon.

The latest windfall will be delivered with Alibaba's record-setting IPO completed late...

Tuesday, Sep. 16, 2014

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba is about to launch what may prove the biggest initial public stock offering ever. Yet anyone who expects to get rich from buying into China's high-growth story will be betting against history.

China's explosive...

Wednesday, May. 7, 2014

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer faces a $10 billion decision in a few months.

The pivotal moment will come when the Chinese e-commerce leader Alibaba Group completes its initial public offering of stock — an enormous deal that triggers a provision requiring...

Tuesday, May. 6, 2014

China's Alibaba Group is aiming to raise $1 billion in a long-awaited IPO likely to have ripple effects across the Internet.

Tuesday's filing sets the stage for the technology industry's biggest initial public offering since short messaging service...