Financial News

January 16, 2018

2 of the biggest high-speed trading firms are joining forces in a deal that's a 'sign of the…

Carl Court/Getty Images New York-based Hudson River Trading is set to acquire Chicago rival Sun Trading, the two companies announced Tuesday. Consolidation is a trend in […]
January 16, 2018

These 15 companies are defying the retail apocalypse and opening hundreds of new stores

REUTERS/ Jim Young Discount stores are thriving while mall-based stores are closing a record number of stores.  Discounters are collectively opening hundreds of new stores this year.  […]
January 16, 2018

We're spending more time with smart speakers instead of with radios, TVs — and smartphones (AMZN)

More Charts   Smart speakers such as Amazon’s Echo are among the most popular products in tech. They’re finding a place in consumers’ homes and lives […]
January 16, 2018

Celgene is reportedly in talks to buy a $5.5 billion cancer drugmaker

Reuters Celgene is in talks to acquire Juno Therapeutics, The Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday. If the deal materializes, it’d be the second in 2018 […]
January 16, 2018

Bitcoin crashes 25% below $11,000 during 'cryptocurrency bloodbath'

Markets Insider The 10 biggest cryptocurrencies by market capitalisation were falling massively on Tuesday. Declining Japanese and South Korean trading volumes have been blamed for spooking […]