Monthly Archives: May, 2016

Hot Pre-IPO Adtech Startups

May 28th, 2016 Posted by Digital Marketing, Mobile Marketing, Social Marketing No Comment yet

Analyst at Business Insider compiles a list of 37 hottest pre-IPO adtech startups. Eye-popping public valuations in China will ensure that one or more of the below will be acquired by China-listed entities.

Taykey

Sharethrough

Accordant Media

Kargo

Innovid

Pubmatic

Beeswax

Social Bakers

xAd

LiveIntent

Captify

Drawbridge

Turn

Kenshoo

Sprinklr

RadiumOne

Data Xu

Sourcepoint

PageFair

WideOrbit

Applift

AddRoll

InMobi

Centro

Teads

Integral Ad Science

Quantcast

IronSource

Outbrain

Taboola

Videology

MediaOcean

Moat

Trade Desk

OpenX

Media Math

Appnexus

Read the Business Insider article here.

Chinese Capital, Canadian Real Estate

May 21st, 2016 Posted by Capital Markets, China Business Development, M&A No Comment yet

InnVest Real Estate Investment Trust, one of Canada’s largest hotel owners, has been acquired by Bluesky Hotels & Resorts Inc.  Bluesky has been described as “a privately held real estate investor incorporated in Canada and backed by Hong Kong capital.” Bloomberg speculates that the buyers have links to China’s Anbang Insurance Group Co.  To paraphrase an old China hand, “Fish grow fat in muddy waters.”

Read the Bloomberg article here.