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Do you hate doing basic housework? Perhaps you would rather spend your weekends relaxing than mowing the grass. Don't worry, Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA)'s CEO Elon Musk has you covered. Musk has teamed up with other leaders in the nonprofit...
The Economic Times  Jun 21  Comment 
The companies haven’t agreed on terms, and talks could still fall apart, the people said, asking not to be identified as the information is private.
MarketWatch  Jun 20  Comment 
Kellogg Company is creating a venture capital arm, called eighteen94 capital, to make investments in emerging food, ingredient and packaging companies, Kellogg said Monday. The venture arm plans to invest about $100 million and the company said...
Financial Times  Jun 19  Comment 
Rivals working together to find ways of countering declining print revenues
The Economic Times  Jun 17  Comment 
Addressing students of Namibia University of Science and Technology, Mukherjee said Namibia is blessed with rich natural resources and an abundance of mineral wealth.
Automotive World  Jun 17  Comment 
Rosneft and BP have today signed final binding agreements to create a new joint venture, Yermak Neftegaz LLC, to conduct exploration in the West Siberian and Yenisey-Khatanga basins in the Russian Federation. The document was signed at the XX St...  Jun 17  Comment 
CREVE COEUR (dpa-AFX) - Monsanto Co.(MON) and Remington Holding Company, LLC, the parent company of a provider of customized seed production, processing, logistics and related services to the global seed industry, announced that they are forming a...
The Economic Times  Jun 17  Comment 
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's philanthropy venture has made its first major investment, leading a funding round in a startup that trains and recruits software developers in Africa.
Reuters  Jun 16  Comment 
U.S. seed and agrochemicals company Monsanto Co said on Thursday it is selling its U.S. sorghum production assets to Remington Holding Co LLC and will roll its sorghum breeding business...
Forbes  Jun 16  Comment 
With over $1b invested in bitcoin firms and much more within the general blockchain ecosystem, many entrepreneurs, from experienced to aspiring and anywhere in between are looking at this technology and saying ?How can I use this??


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A contractual agreement joining together two or more parties for the purpose of executing a risky or daring undertaking of chance or danger. The risking of something upon an event which cannot be foreseen with certainty.

A scheme for making a commercial speculation. All parties agree to share in the profits and losses of the enterprise.

A man would be well enough pleased to buy silks of one whom he would not venture to feel his pulse [2]

From 15c "to risk the loss" (of something), shortened form of aventure, itself a form of adventure. Enterprise of a business nature" is recorded from 1580s. Venture capital is attested from 1943. [1]


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