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Ben Givon News: US tech fund to buy UK property website Zoopla owner for £2…

US private equity group Silver Lake has agreed to buy the company behind the property search website Zoopla in a £2.2bn all-cash deal, six months after the UK group failed in its bid for insurance comparison site GoCompare. Silver Lake, which is based in Menlo Park, California, will pay 490p a share for ZPG, which also owns the household energy comparison site uSwitch, another property website Prime Location and personal finance comparison site Money.co.uk. Shares in ZPG rose by nearly 30 per cent on the news. The […]

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Ben Givon Claims: Rightwing video says New Israel Fund supports ‘foreign agen…

The rightwing Israeli Jewish group “Im Tirtzu” has published an incitement video, featuring Adi Shosberger, who has recently called soldiers near the Gaza fence ‘terrrorists,’ and an activist from ‘Machsom Watch’ (‘Checkpoint watch’) who tells an Israeli soldier “you are a disgrace”. The video frames these actions as a conspiracy of the progressive New Israel Fund. New Israel Fund, a global organization based in the U.S., has supported Machsom Watch, but it has no connection to Shosberger. “I have no connection to the New Israel Fund,” Shosberger writes, in Hebrew.  […]

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