The JPM conference further increased investor interest in data-driven solutions

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A battle rages in the healthcare sector to establish trust and influence with patients and consumers. This was a topic that highlighted many of the thousands of Zoom investor and insider meetings that took place this week at JP Morgan’s 40th Annual Healthcare Conference. Like last year, the meetings were virtual, but the investment that … Read more

OSF Ventures just raised $ 100 million. Where will he spend the money?

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OSF Ventures, the risk arm of OSF HealthCare, recently announced that it has raised its third and largest fund to date worth $ 100 million. The goal, of course, will be to continue to identify companies that are already using or developing emerging technologies to increase outcomes, improve patient experience and potentially reduce healthcare costs. … Read more

How Professional Traders Are Changing the Cryptocurrency Market: “Market Structure is Evolving”

As cryptocurrency loses its stigma as nothing more than a convenient conduit for criminals and money launderers, banks have so far proceeded with caution. Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan are among the large banks that have engaged in trading cryptocurrencies – not cryptocurrencies per se, but futures contracts and other instruments – to reap the volatility … Read more

Inventory Week Coming: Big Banks Are Booming. Now comes the earnings

Banking stocks got off to a solid start to 2022, extending gains from the second half of last year. The Invesco KBW Bank ETF (KBWB), that has Bank of America (BAC), Wells Fargo (WFC), JPMorgan Chase (JPM), US Bancorp (USB) And Citigroup (C.) like its best holdings, it has risen by over 8% already this … Read more

Tech Hiccup, Crypto Drop, Fed Fallout: 5 things you need to know

Here are five things you need to know for Thursday, January 6: 1. – Actions set for silent opening after heavy losses US stock futures were mixed to fall early Thursday morning as global equities faced pressure following the worst one-day drop in the heavily tech-heavy Nasdaq since last February and the Dow Jones Industrial … Read more

Cryptocurrencies, infrastructure, watches and seven other places to invest right now

Between the ongoing spread of the omicron variant, political turmoil, rising inflation, and uncertainty about what, exactly, the Federal Reserve will do or how long it will last, these are uncertain times for investors. So, if you have money lying around that you’re looking to invest but aren’t sure where to go, Bloomberg asked five … Read more

The former CFTC chairman calls Biden’s approach to cryptocurrency regulation “reactionary”

Believers in the transformative power of blockchain have labeled the rise of bitcoin BTCUSD, + 0.18% and other cryptocurrencies a revolution, implicitly placing financial industry incumbents and federal regulators in the role of eager reactionaries. Former Commodity Futures Trading Commission Chairman Chris Giancarlo made the analogy explicit on Tuesday when he called the Biden administration’s … Read more

Cryptocurrency stocks are rallying, challenging Bitcoin’s weakness

Text size Bitcoin’s price has been weak for months. Alexander Uhrin / Dreamstime Some cryptocurrency-related stocks and exchange-traded funds rallied to kick off the new year, shaking off the decline in Bitcoin and its counterparts. The cryptocurrency sector, including Bitcoin miners, exchanges and blockchain-related companies, was generally higher on Monday. Digital Holdings Marathon (ticker: MARA), … Read more

A booming startup market requires an investment race for ever younger companies

Blank Street has a simple business: it sells coffee, sometimes in carts, usually in small shops. It launched its first venue 17 months ago, before starting dotting Manhattan and Brooklyn with bartenders. Even a couple of years ago, a fast-growing chain of no-frills, low-cost coffee shops may have struggled to find interest from tech investors. … Read more

Reddit and Crypto: Doge, Bitcoin, Elon Musk and a look at 2021

Whether you follow Reddit or really know what it’s all about before 2021, you almost certainly now know the online discussion community. Reddit users spearheaded a lot of action and discussion when it came to creating meme headlines, and the site has been a major source for people looking to talk about cryptocurrency. “In 2021 … Read more