Liberty Global has purchased 138.7 million shares in ITV plc, increasing its stake in Britain's largest free-to-air commercial broadcaster to 9.9% of its outstanding shares, but assured regulators that it has no plans to take over the company.
Uber recently closed a new funding round that values the car-hailing startup close to $51 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported Friday.
Mark Karpeles, former chief executive of MtGox, pictured in Tokyo in February 2014. Photograph: Yuya Shino/Reuters. Jessica Elgot and agencies.
U.S. stocks, which went on a wild ride this month due to global crises in Greece and China, fell slightly Friday, but Wall Street closed out a volatile July with monthly gains.
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