Tag: acquisition

Tableau Software’s Challenging Path To Its $15.7 Billion Acquisition By Salesforce

Tableau enables users to visualize and understand data. GETTY Tableau Software (DATA) had a bit of a rocky road to get to today’s acquisition by Salesforce (CRM) for $15.7 billion in stock….

PayPal to Expand Lending Offering With Acquisition

Payments firm PayPal has agreed to acquire online lending company Swift Financial in a bid to expand its business that provides working capital to merchants. The acquisition will allow PayPal…

Zirtual no longer shutting down thanks to Startups.co acquisition, resuming service on August 17

Virtual assistant service Zirtual has won a reprieve from shutting down following revelations on August 10 that it had laid off its entire staff without warning. The company revealed that Startups.co,…