Recent Finance News
Rocket Lab Raises $75 Million in Funding... Ready to Revolutionize Satellite Launches
Rocket Lab has received to date $148 million, with the company now valued in excess of $1 billion (USD).
Isotropic's antenna technology attracts millions in VC
Isotropic’s technology breakthrough will allow manufacturing of satellite antennas that have no moving parts and can connect simultaneously to different satellites using different bandwidths.
Done deal... maybe — Intelsat and OneWeb to combine synergies... and technologies... as well as new SoftBank investment
The complementary strengths of Intelsat and OneWeb, combined with the investment by SoftBank, are intended to create a financially stronger company ...
Time for Maerospace's TimeCaster™ for the Canadian government
The initial task order for this new contract received by Maerospace is more than three and a half times the value of the previous contract.
Conjecture dissipates — MDA is acquiring DigitalGlobe
The combination will bring together complementary space-related capabilities, creating a stronger company that will be strongly positioned to capture growth...
The Purchase of DigitalGlobe is a Distinct Possibility... and MDA is the Suitor
The takeover value would be in the area of $2 to $3 billion...
SpaceKnow Garners Additional Millions in Series A Financing...
SpaceKnow is now the leading provider of targeted industrial and geographical intelligence ...
DigitalGlobe's EO Has AI ... The Eye Has a Brain
Deep learning and AI are turning millions of satellite images of Earth into usable data, helping insurers and aid groups alike to do their jobs.
SoftBank To Market OneWeb Services Across the Globe
The role follows SoftBank’s $1 billion investment in the OneWeb satellite project in December of 2016, part of a $1.2 billion funding round.
Aerojet Rocketdyne Creates 100 New Jobs Continues Expansion in Huntsville, Alabama
The company will produce America’s newest advanced rocket engine, the AR1, in Huntsville, Alabama, resulting in the creation of 100 new jobs.
Thailand's Digital Economy and Society Ministry Studies Satellite Service Industry Reform
The deputy permanent secretary of the ministry, said that the committee would then forward its final decision to the nation's Cabinet in March.
Airbus Sells Shares...in Atlas Elektronik Group
Selling their shares enables the company to focus on its core business.
SES Does Some Heavy Lifting of O3b's Debt... $1.4 Billion
Since acquiring the remaining shares in O3b, SES has refinanced the entire $1.4 Billion of gross debt at a materially lower average funding rate.
GMV is Putting Their Euros Where The ARION 1 and 2 Are Being Developed
GMV will also develop key technology and will work together with PLD Space in the development of the ARION 1 and ARION 2 launchers...
UrtheCast Commits to Supplying Space Hardware and Engineering Services
UrtheCast expects to deliver the related space hardware in the fourth quarter of 2017...
Alphabet Learns Their ABCs Attempting To Sell a Skybox to a Planet
...some jobs would be saved through attrition, employees of Terra Bella would move to Planet, and others may get different positions at Google...
Deep Space Industries Goes Deep to Raise Up New CEO
He established and grew his business from an initial $40K investment to produce $36M in annual income in less than a decade.
Two Canadians C-COM and NSERC Invest $6.1M in R&D of Next Gen Intelligent Mobile Antenna Technology
C-COM will provide total cash funding of $3,055,000 payable in installments until the end of 2020 which will be matched by NSERC.
GEE What A Purchase... Global Eagle Entertainment Shops for a Satellite
"...we’ve actually done a deal with our largest supplier to purchase essentially an entire satellite.”
Sale Of CapRock Communications Completed
Proceeds from this transaction will be used by Harris to pay down debt and return cash to shareholders.