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Coastal cities like New York are at serious risk of flooding if climate change continues unabated. Based on worst-case scenario projections, a number of the world's biggest financial institutions could find themselves underwater by the end of the century.
Droves of Wall Streeters abandon their work during big World Cup games — and 2 teams are far more distracting than the others
During big World Cup games in 2014, trading volumes on major international stock-market exchanges plummeted more than prior years, according to data provided by Thomson Reuters. Traders were especially distracted whenever Brazil, the host, and Germany, the champion, were playing.
A meditation app loved by Wall Street and Silicon Valley wants to unveil a prescription-strength version with FDA approval
The $250 million mindfulness app company Headspace has big plans to turn meditation into medicine. A favorite self-improvement tool in Silicon Valley and on Wall Street, the app already hopes to roll out a series of prescription-grade meditation tools approved by the FDA.
President Donald Trump has started the trade war anew with fresh announcements of steel and aluminum tariffs that prompted swift threats of retaliation from key allies.
A European company you’ve never heard of has quietly acquired Panera, Krispy Kreme, and now Pret A Manger in its quest to build a coffee empire
The company that owns Krispy Kreme, Caribou Coffee, and Panera Bread just announced an agreement to buy Pret A Manger.
Sallie Krawcheck, once the ‘most powerful woman on Wall Street,’ says her startup Ellevest doesn’t ’empower’ women ̵...
Ellevest founder and CEO Sallie Krawcheck shares the lessons she learned from a career as a top Wall Street executive, and why her experience inspired her to change the way women approach investing their money.
Trump wants to roll back banking regulations meant to prevent the type of risky behavior that crashed markets a decade ago
President Donald Trump and his administration is expected to scale back provisions of the Volcker Rule, which is designed to combat exorbitant risk-taking by banks. Some market experts are concerned about this, since bank behavior majorly contributed to the last financial crisis.
Coinbase just rolled out 4 new crypto trading tools, and they offer a big clue to where the platform might be headed next
Coinbase is laser-focused on snagging investments from big financial institutions.
Ex-wife of Wall Street titan Bill Gross reportedly replaced a $35 million Picasso painting with a replica she had created herself
Sue Gross, who had been married to Bill Gross for 31 years, managed to swap one of the couple's jointly owned Picasso paintings with a fake that she created. The painting had hung at his home in Laguna Beach.
Wall Street’s whispering that Trump may take a hammer to one of healthcare’s most lucrative businesses
Analysts all over Wall Street think President Trump may make priority of dismantling pharmacy benefit manager rebate system in his speech about controlling healthcare costs on Friday.