Future Positive Capital outs $57M fund

Future Positive Capital, an early-stage VC firm co-founded by ex-Index Ventures associate Sofia Hmich (H.11), breaks cover today.

Bertrand Monier rising star of Private Equity

In a record year for deals and fundraising, the 25 rising stars of European private equity stand out as the most promising dealmakers, fundraisers, advisers and investor relations experts under the age of 40.

Prof. Alberto Alemanno on mobile EU citizens

Those citizens whose lives are arguably the most “European” are the least politically represented in Europe. There are a number of reasons for this.

Hubert Joly (H.81) to step down as Best Buy CEO

Best Buy Co Inc said on Monday Chief Executive Officer Hubert Joly would step down from his role in June and take over as the executive chairman.

U.S. sanctions and Compliance by prof M. Winkler

Standard Chartered PLC’s $1.1 billion settlement could serve as an example of how U.S. sanctions enforcement actions are reshaping compliance departments at international banks. 

Fidji Simo (H.08) is now in charge of Facebook’s app

The executive who has led Facebook’s video and advertising efforts is now going to run the entire Facebook platform.

Doctolib Is Now Worth $1.1 Billion

Doctor-appointment booking app Doctolib has been valued at more than a billion dollars after raising new funding, adding to the surge of interest in health-care startups.