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NBS is a privately-owned holding company, which seeks opportunities to acquire and grow businesses that can generate long-term sustainable cash flow and attractive returns to maximize value for all stakeholders. We are a team of visionaries, enthusiasts and operators. We have a value investor mentality with a long-term investment outlook.

NBS has an array of diversified subsidiaries within its investment portfolio. Our portfolio spans Digital Technologies, Commodity Trading, Resourcing and Accredited Training & Development. We support each of our subsidiaries by enabling them to increase efficiency, create better customer experience and to maintain their sustainability.

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Holded, the ‘business operating system’ for SMEs, gets €6M in Series A funding led by Lakestar

Technology Chrunch Holded, the Barcelona-based startup that offers a SaaS to help SMEs with a range of business tasks, has raised €6 million in Series A funding. The round is led by Lakestar, with...

AV8 Ventures launches with $170M to invest in digital health, mobility and enterprise tech

Technology Chrunch AV8 Ventures has closed on €150 million (about $170 million) for its debut early-stage venture capital fund to invest in seed and Series A startups in the U.S. and Europe focused...

A new Tesla Model S can now drive from Los Angeles to San Francisco on a single charge

Technology Chrunch Tesla has announced that it has extended the range of its Model S vehicle to 370 miles and Model X to 325 miles on a single charge — extending the range of its flagship car to...

No one knows how to hire, plus brand design and African tech

Technology Chrunch Editor’s Note: No one knows how to hire Hiring is the lifeblood of the world. Few people do truly singular work; instead, nearly every facet of our civilization is built by groups...

Original Content podcast: On ‘Guava Island,’ Donald Glover mixes music and politics

Technology Chrunch It was hard to know what to expect from “Guava Island.” Last year, Donald Glover and Rihanna filmed the mysterious project with director Hiro Murai (who’s also directed multiple...

From lab-grown meat to fermented fungus, here’s what corporate food VCs are serving up

Technology Chrunch Joanna Glasner Contributor More posts by this contributor A record $2.5B went to US insurance startup deals last year, and big insurers are in all the way Space tech rockets...

Diving into Google Cloud Next and the future of the cloud ecosystem

Technology Chrunch Extra Crunch offers members the opportunity to tune into conference calls led and moderated by the TechCrunch writers you read every day. This week, TechCrunch’s Frederic...

Whither native app developers?

Technology Chrunch I’ve noticed something interesting lately. Five years ago, senior developers with significant iOS experience available for new work seemed approximately as easy to find as...

Tesla is raising the price of its full self-driving option

Technology Chrunch In a few weeks, Tesla buyers will have to pay more for an option that isn’t yet completely functional, but that CEO Elon Musk promises will one day deliver full autonomous driving...

Claire Delaunay will be speaking at TC Sessions: Robotics + AI next week at UC Berkeley

Technology Chrunch We’re a week out from our third-annual TC Sessions: Robotics event, and we still have some surprises left to announce. I know, we’re just as surprised as you are. We’ve already...

Google Presents a Cornucopia of Cloud Goodies

Tech News World Google announced a host of new services, features and partners at Google Cloud Next '19 Day 2 in San Francisco. The new unveilings followed its announcement of Anthos, an open source...

Israel’s Beresheet spacecraft is lost during historic lunar landing attempt

Technology Chrunch Israel’s SpaceIL almost made history today as its Beresheet spacecraft came within an ace of landing on the surface of the Moon, but suffered a last minute failure during descent....

Sharp goes clamshell with its folding phone concept

Technology Chrunch The beauty of the foldable is 2019 is that there’s no consensus yet on the “right” way to do things. We’ve seen a number of different takes on the space as the year has...

Trint, the AI-powered translation service, closes $4.5M Series A

Technology Chrunch Trint, the London-based translation startup co-founded by Emmy-winning journalist Jeff Kofman, has raised $4.5 million in Series A funding. The round includes follow-on investment...

Shedul, the booking platform for salons and spas, raises $20M Series B at a $105M valuation

Technology Chrunch Shedul, the online booking platform for salons and spas, has raised $20 million in Series B investment of, valuing the company at $105 million. The round was led by Paris...

DHL launches Africa eShop app for global retailers to sell into Africa

Technology Chrunch DHL is launching an e-commerce app called DHL Africa eShop for global retailers to sell goods to Africa’s consumers markets. The platform goes live today and brings more than 200...

The definitive Niantic reading guide

Technology Chrunch In just a few years, Niantic has evolved from internal side project into an independent industry trailblazer. Having reached tremendous scale in such a short period of time,...

Netflix partners with Sirius XM on new comedy channel, ‘Netflix is a Joke’

Technology Chrunch For the first time, Netflix is making its content available to another subscription media service. The company announced today it will bring segments from its popular stand-up...

The 6 most important announcements from Google Cloud Next 2019

Technology Chrunch Google is hosting its annual Cloud Next developer conference in San Francisco this week. While the event is still in full swing, with a mystery concert capping off most of the...

Report: Apple Is Gearing Up to Debut Mini-LED Display Tech

Tech News World Apple plans to introduce a number of new products in the next two years that will sport a new display technology, according to master Apple watcher Ming-Chi Kuo of TF International...

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