The daily discount site is clearing the way to raise almost $1 billion in investor financing.
The retailer sold 158 items per second on its peak shopping day.
The company is finding that a television service with multiple hardware partners is not easy to develop.
This fund is headlined by stable industry leaders such as Google, Amazon and Yahoo.
News sites are reporting that Google is close to buying Groupon -- for a huge amount.
The success of Amazon's Prime loyalty program has caught the attention of other retailers.
The video rental company will offer a $7.99 subscription for streaming services, matching Hulu's rate.
VIDEO ON MSN MONEY
Copyright © 2013 Microsoft. All rights reserved.
Quotes are real-time for NASDAQ, NYSE and AMEX. See delay times for other exchanges.
Fundamental company data and historical chart data provided by Thomson Reuters (click for restrictions). Real-time quotes provided by BATS Exchange. Real-time index quotes and delayed quotes supplied by Interactive Data Real-Time Services. Fund summary, fund performance and dividend data provided by Morningstar Inc. Analyst recommendations provided by Zacks Investment Research. StockScouter data provided by Verus Analytics. IPO data provided by Hoover's Inc. Index membership data provided by SIX Financial Information.
The Market Dispatches column has been discontinued. Here's where to find the latest stock and business news on MSN Money, and the latest from market writer Charley Blaine.
MONEY & POLITICS
Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
The IRS is struggling to combat identify thieves who file fraudulent tax returns in the names of older residents who don't need to file.