Industry News Update – Week of 6/25/2018:

Last week, AppNexus was acquired by AT&T for $1.6 billion to bolster AT&T's television advertising technology.

The SEC received 164 pages of customer complaints regarding various technological shortcoming of Coinbase’s platform.

Didi Chuxing is launching its platform in Australia.

Juul recently performed a secondary sale that valued that the company at more than $10 billion.

Meituan Dianping and Survey Monkey have both filed documents for their upcoming IPOs.

SpaceX was awarded its first Falcon Heavy Contract for $130 million from the Air Force.

Uber is working to appeal the London’s transport regulator decision to withdraw its license.

The news articles and links presented below are available for your reference.

Links

APPNEXUS

“AT&T to Acquire Digital Ad Firm AppNexus for $1.6 Billion"

COINBASE

"The SEC has Received Nearly 200 Pages of Complaints About Coinbase, the $1.6 billion Cryptocurrency Trading Platform"

DIDI CHUXING

“Didi Chuxing Continues International Expansion With Australian Launch"

JUUL

“ Juul Valued at $10B"

MEITUAN DIANPING

"China's Meituan Dianping Files for Hong Kong IPO; Seeks Over $4 billion: sources"

SURVEYMONKEY

"SurveyMonkey has Filed Confidentially to go Public"

SPACEX

“SpaceX Wins $130 Million Military Launch Contract for Falcon Heavy Rocket"

UBER

“Uber is in Court to Appeal London License Loss by Claiming it’s Changed"