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  • Thursday, March, 2021| Today's Market | Current Time: 11:54:28
  • RailTel IPO Overall Subscribed 42.42 times on Day 3

    New Delhi: RailTel Corporation of India Limited (“RailTel”), one of the largest neutral telecom infrastructure providers in the country, received bids of 2,59,42,43,370 shares against the offered 6,11,57,360 equity shares, as per the 5:00 pm Day 3 data available on the bourses. The portion reserved for retail investors was subscribed 16.78 times. While the Qualified Institutional Buyer was subscribed […]

    Tencent Invested in 31 Gaming Companies in 2020, 300% More than in 2019

    In 2020, Tencent Holdings went on an acquisition spree, securing more deals than any other studio. According to the research data analyzed and published by Safe Betting Sites, Tencent had invested in 31 gaming companies, four times higher than in 2017 and up by 300% than 2019. Tencent took part in over 170 funding rounds […]

    Digital health industry funding grows by 55% to $21B in 2020

    According to data researched by Trading Platforms UK, the total digital health industry funding grew by 55.39%, from $13.9 billion in 2019 to $21.6 billion in 2020. Digital health technologies helped to bridge the forced physical divide between doctors and patients. Technology helped develop remote medical monitoring platforms to help healthcare service providers address the […]

    Crypto Criminals Stole $1.9B in 2020, down from $4.5B in 2019

    The year 2020 has witnessed an impressive growth of the entire crypto market, with many investors turning to digital coins as a store of value amid the COVID-19 crisis. However, more money flowing through digital exchanges created an opportunity for malicious hackers and thieves looking to carry out frauds, scams and theft. According to data […]

    US Companies Raised $145.3B Through IPOs in 2020, the Highest Value in Twenty Years

    The year 2020 was a fantastic year for IPO investors who benefited from both the number of IPOs and their outsized average returns, despite the pandemic. In the United States, initial public offerings hit a new record. According to data presented by StockApps.com, US companies raised $145.3bn through IPOs last year, the highest value since […]

    Top 10 OEMs Accounted for 42% of Global Semiconductor Market in 2020

    Apple, Samsung and Huawei retained lead positions as the top original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and semiconductor buyers in 2020. According to the research data analyzed and published by Comprar Acciones, Apple was the top semiconductor buyer in 2020, spending $53.62 billion. Apple’s spending increased by 24% YoY, giving the tech giant an 11.9% market share. […]

    Chromebook Shipments Surged by 74% in 2020 Driving Windows Market Share Below 80%

    As distant education became the new normal in 2020, demand for Chromebooks rose to a record high. According to the research data analyzed and published by Finaria, Chromebook shipments grew by 74% to 29.6 million units in 2020. Growth is expected to carry into 2021, with total shipments estimated at 40 million, up by 37% […]

    Video Games Revenue to Grow by 14% YoY and Hit $154.6B in 2021

    Recent years have witnessed an impressive growth of the video games industry, both in terms of revenue and the number of users. However, the entire sector boomed since the beginning of 2020 as millions of people started spending more time indoors and online amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. According to data presented by SafeBettingSites.com, global […]

    U.S. lags 5x behind Nigeria in crypto penetration but tops 2020 Bitcoin trading volume

    According to data researched by Trading Platforms UK, only 6% of Americans owned or used cryptocurrencies in 2020. The figure is at least five times less compared to top-ranking Nigeria at 32%. Vietnam ranked second at 21%, followed by the Philippines at 20% while Turkey is fourth at 16%. Peru is sixth with 16% of […]

    Post-IPO Activity in Gaming Industry Soared by 3,000% in Q4 2020

    The total investment and M&A in the gaming industry reached $40.57 billion in 2020 across 642 deals. According to the research data analyzed and published by Safe Betting Sites, the investment activity was concentrated between April 2020 and December 2020, with a $37.89 billion inflow from 406 disclosed transactions. eSports accounted for $1.3 billion of […]