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Rocket Internet shares slide on stock market debut

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Shares in Rocket Internet plunged 14 percent within minutes of their stock market debut in Frankfurt on Thursday as investors gave Europe's largest internet listing since 2000 a cold welcome. Global e-commerce investor Rocket had sold shares … Continue reading

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Rocket Internet likely to IPO at the upper end price range: sources

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Rocket Internet , the global e-commerce investor, will likely price its flotation at the upper end of the 35.50 euros ($ 44.75) to 42.50 euros a share price range, three people familiar with the deal said. "Books … Continue reading

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Rocket draws big investor crowd for emerging market Web plan

By Eric Auchard FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Rocket Internet, the global e-commerce investor, will take a more hands-on role in its stable of companies through a stock market listing which was fully subscribed within the first hour of taking orders, it … Continue reading

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Rocket Internet prices shares to value firm around $8 billion

By Emma Thomasson BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s Rocket Internet, a venture capital group that has launched dozens of online start-ups, expects to raise almost double the amount it initially targeted from its initial public offering, pricing shares to value the … Continue reading

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Rocket Internet CEO stands to lift stake via options: report

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Oliver Samwer, chief executive and co-founder of Rocket Internet is in a position to increase his stake in the German venture capital firm under a stock options program that will be part of its planned stock market … Continue reading

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German brothers to make billions from Rocket e-commerce empire

By Emma Thomasson BERLIN (Reuters) – Oliver Samwer and his brothers Marc and Alexander are on the brink of becoming Germany’s newest billionaires with the flotations of Rocket Internet and the European online fashion site Zalando it helped launch in … Continue reading

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Rocket Internet and Zalando to unveil listing plans in Sept: sources

By Alexander Hübner FRANKFURT (Reuters) – German venture capital firm Rocket Internet and Zalando, Europe’s biggest specialist online fashion retailer, are both on the brink of announcing plans to list on the Frankfurt stock exchange, several sources with knowledge of … Continue reading

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Gaza cease-fire breaks as militants’ rocket attacks spark retaliatory Israeli airstrikes – Washington Post

The Guardian Gaza cease-fire breaks as militants' rocket attacks spark retaliatory Israeli airstrikesWashington PostJERUSALEM — Militants in Gaza broke a temporary cease-fire by launching rockets at Israel on Tuesday, and Israel responded with airstrikes. The resumption of hostilities effectively shut … Continue reading

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Gaza conflict: Israel launches strikes after rocket fire – BBC News

BBC News Gaza conflict: Israel launches strikes after rocket fireBBC NewsIsrael's military says it has carried out air strikes in the Gaza Strip in response to fresh rocket fire, hours before a ceasefire was set to expire. "Terror targets" were … Continue reading

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Samwer group reshuffle ahead of Rocket IPO

Streamlining of portfolio of companies and fundraising serves to boost the value ahead of market debut Asia homepage

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