• US Propose Open App Market Act; VerSe Raise Over $450m

    In today's ExchangeWire news digest: the Open App Markets Act is proposed in the US; Josh and Dailyhunt parent-company VerSe Innovation have raise USD $450m in a series I round; and HotelPlanner and Reservations.com have agreed to merge and go [...]

  • Ad Spend to Rise, Say Zenith; Swvl Go Public Via SPAC Deal

    In today's ExchangeWire news digest: Zenith's latest Advertising Expenditure Forecasts report finds that ad spend is set to rise; Egyptian ride-sharing service Swvl go public through a SPAC merger; and Twitter make a fresh effort to get into ecommerce.   Ad spend [...]

  • Fast Radius Go Public Via SPAC; Chaka Raise $1.5m Pre-Seed

    In today's ExchangeWire news digest: digital manufacturing company Fast Radius go public via a USD $1.4bn SPAC deal; Nigerian trading platform Chaka raise USD $1.5m in pre-seed funding; and the UK government consider tighter regulations for streaming platforms.   Fast Radius go [...]

  • Grab Go Public in $40bn SPAC Deal; Univision Merge with Grupo Televisa

    In today's ExchangeWire news digest: Singapore "super app" Grab go public in the US via a record-breaking SPAC deal; media firms Univision and Grupo Televisa merge to build the US's largest Spanish-language player; and the Biden administration add 7 Chinese [...]