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- Alibaba Backer-Wellcome Trust Said to Near Sale of Funds
The Wellcome Trust, the world’s second-biggest medical charity and an early backer of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., is nearing a sale of about $300 million in venture-capital fund stakes to Lexington Partners Inc, according to a person with knowledge of the matter. Read more on this news related to 'Backer'
- Backer says he’s not guilty of racial slurs
Backer is alleged to have insulted and provoked a journalist from a Tamil daily. Read more on this news related to 'Backer'
- Bitcoin backer Shrem pleads guilty to operating unlicensed payments
Bitcoin backer Charlie Shrem pleaded guilty Thursday of knowingly transmitting money intended to facilitate drug trafficking on the “Silk Road” online underground market, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York said. Shrem, a founder of the Bitcoin Foundation, is said to have been associated with Robert M. Faiella, who allegedly ran Read more on this news related to 'Backer'