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M&C Saatchi supports the small businesses in its ‘hood.

Small businesses around M&C Saatchi’s headquarters in Soho, those that survived, are emerging from a bleak year in the UK. M&C Saatchi is giving them a hand. The agency wanted to do something positive to protect and promote the businesses that give its location in the centre of London its unique charm, character and colour. So it has created GOGOSOHO, a pro bono campaign, which is also supported by the Mayor of London’s...

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Uber Becomes Sole Owner Of Grocery Startup Cornershop

Uber has reached an agreement with the owner of Cornershop to become the Chilean grocery delivery startup’s sole owner. The company — which acquired a majority stake in Cornershop last year — said in an SEC filing on Friday (June 18) that it was acquiring roughly 47 percent interest from the minority shareholders in exchange for approximately 29 million shares of Uber stock. The deal is expected to close in July and is customary...

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Gusto makes first acquisition, buying Ardius to expand into R&D tax credits

Free money from the government sounds like winning the lottery, but the reality is that most tech startups and even local retail businesses and restaurants can potentially qualify for tax credits related to research and development in the United States. Those credits, which is what helps tech giants keep their tax rates to near zero, are hard for smaller companies to receive because of extensive documentation requirements and potential...