Users are putting forward "stakes" of ether to gain the right to validate transactions on the ethereum 2.0 network and earn more coins.
Analysts say that if the deadlock is not resolved, oil prices could either skyrocket if supply is throttled, or bottom out if OPEC+ breaks apart.
Some Republicans are pushing Democrats to dial down a big social spending package. They're also trying to control governance from the minority.
Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund got the biggest contribution to its 25% single-year return from overseas stocks.
Wall Street is cashing in on the social-media trend, and meme-stock status can be a lifesaver for some companies, the Scion Asset Management chief said.
Analysts at Coinbase said sentiment had been boosted by changes to the ethereum network, which will start to destroy coins.
Powell's in-person meeting with Armstrong, which included former House Speaker Paul Ryan, lasted 30 minutes.
Wyoming has legalized a decentralized autonomous organisation (DAO) with effect from July 1, marking another in a series of crypto friendly steps.
Growing signs that Western governments, such as those in the US and UK, are cracking down on crypto should worry big investors, UBS said.
Covid-sensitive assets struggled, with the STOXX 600 Travel & Leisure index falling in its third successive weekly decline.
"I didn't even want to meet Warren," Gates recalled later, as he didn't see much value to society in Buffett's buying and selling of stocks.
App stores will remove the Didi app as the company seeks to rectify what the government described as "serious violations of laws and regulations."
59% of millennials and Gen Z plan to use pandemic savings on a down payment, per Zillow. It signals the 2020 housing boom - or crisis - will continue.
Lumber prices have tanked by 56% since their peak of nearly $1,700 per thousand board feet in May. Shortages and sky-high demand are both easing.
The NYU Stern professor pointed to the hype around crypto, meme stocks, SPACs, and retail trading as evidence of excessive demand.
The billionaire investor and Berkshire Hathaway CEO disagrees with Peter Buffett on some topics, but they both love their jobs.
As economies reopen, people are splurging on things they can post about on Instagram. But that could help cool inflationary pressures as a whole.
Goldman outlined its expectations that the S&P 500 will jump 7% to 4,600 by the end of 2022 as the unemployment rate falls to 3.5%.
June's jobs report brought some good news, but America's marginalized groups still continue to be left in the dust.
An Indiana-based woman was only able to recover a fraction of the money she lost to a man who convinced her to hand over personal details.
Robinhood generated 61% of its $720 million in 2020 revenue from options trading, according to its S-1 filing.
Hiring sharply accelerated, the June jobs report shows. Insider calculates payrolls will regain their previous high by February 2022 at this pace.
The idea that new traders won't be able to stomach a market crash isn't new, but one investor said that Robinhood's simple interface could add to the problem.
Bezos' work-life balance will get a bit of a shift when he steps down on July 5. A few days later, he'll head to space.
Critics have slammed the Tesla CEO for sending prices on a rollercoaster and potentially manipulating the market.
Junior bankers get up to $25,000 raises; Inside Paul Weiss' relationship with Apollo; JPMorgan sounds the alarm on third-party trading venues.
The teen employment rate was trending well above pre-pandemic levels, but the June jobs report suggests teens won't take as many jobs this summer.
The report, based on the banker's interviews with 100 coworkers, claimed HSBC has "abnormal levels of systemic discrimination," Bloomberg reported.
The jobs report doesn't significantly change the Fed's monetary path as the labor market is far from full employment, says one strategist.
Robinhood and Public have sleek designs, but WeBull offered more educational resources, security, and market data.
Following the release of June's jobs report that showed 850,000 payroll gains, Biden said his stimulus was behind a revival of the economy.
A nonpartisan government scorekeeper partly attributed the fast economic rebound to Biden's stimulus. Chuck Grassley says it's four-year-old tax cuts.
"I think anytime we can push for higher wages - and the president's been very vocal on this - that's a good thing," Secretary Walsh told Insider.
"We don't accuse the company of fraud. There is a price for everything and we believe the pump has exceeded its average life," Iceberg tweeted.
Germany's Fund Location Act allows special funds to invest as much as 20% of their portfolio into cryptocurrencies.
"We've been in contact with the state, and we're watching this unfold very closely," Marty Walsh says. The $300 benefits are off and on and off again.
Halfway through 2021, the June jobs report signals a good step forward, but let's not call this economy "normal" yet. Things are still kind of weird.
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Nasdaq halted trading in Lordstown Motors stock after the Wall Street Journal reported the electric vehicle maker is the target of a DOJ probe.
"Based on 1.9 billion shares outstanding for Uber, we estimate that translates to an incremental ~$2 per share in equity value for Uber," BofA said.
Blackstone will acquire a majority stake in the Certified Collectibles Group, which offers authentication services for items like stamps and comic books.
The Black jobless rate is nearly twice the white one. An economist says it's just "a longer job search" for Black Americans, because of racism.
In June, 14% of workers were remote - that's less than half of May's number.
Ethereum overtook bitcoin in the number of active addresses on its network on Friday, a sign that demand is faltering.
China's internet regulator said it wants to prevent "national data security risks" with its review of Didi.
"Congrats Tesla Team on over 200,000 car built & delivered in Q2, despite many challenges!!" Elon Musk tweeted.
Leisure and hospitality added 343,000 jobs in June, 40% of the job gains, and their higher wages on offer may actually be getting people back to work.
"High levels of initial interest in our stock at the time of this offering may result in an unsustainable trading price," the company said.
Krispy Kreme's IPO had initially been targeting the $21-$24 range, before later being revised down to ultimately price at $17 per share.
The number of jobs added in June beat expectations. So did the number of unemployed who voluntarily quit. Workers may be looking for something better.
The US economy added 850,000 jobs in June, a better-than-anticipated reading. Stocks extended their rally to record highs.
Branson will be joined by five other crew-mates on the winged rocket-ship, including three mission specialists and two pilots.
The Thai regulator's complaint is the latest in a string of crackdowns on the cryptocurrency exchange.
The US job gains beat the 720,000-payroll forecast in the largest jump since August. The 5.9% unemployment rate missed the estimate for a 5.6% print.
The Biden administration's infrastructure, jobs and families plans are expected to boost the US economy, the IMF believes.
Lumber is an example of supply catching up with demand and inflationary pressures cooling, Bank of England Governor Andrew Bailey said.
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Robinhood's highly anticipated IPO paperwork was published Thursday. From its reliance on crypto to its growing customer base, we've got the details.
Coinbase could potentially earn around $500 million a year in revenues from staking by the end of 2025, JPMorgan analysts said.
Markets have got off to a strong start at the halfway point in the year, with risk assets resuming their upward march, Deutsche Bank's Jim Reid said.
While the federal minimum wage is still $7.25, many states and cities have taken matters into their own hands.
A post that analyzes how often Michael Burry's bearish forecasts come true is trending on Reddit's WallStreetBets.
Robinhood estimates close to 50% of all new retail funded accounts opened in the US from 2016 to 2021 were new accounts created on its platform.
Musk's tweet came an hour after one in which he said, "Release the Doge!" It prompted a jump in dogecoin.
Robinhood said the complaints allege breach of contract and negligence, among other claims.
A surge in US stocks came after the lowest weekly reading of jobless claims since the pandemic began last year.
Bitcoin miners saw revenue slip by 42%, while ethereum miners saw theirs tumble by 53%, according to data from The Block.
The company which publicly filed for an IPO on Thursday mentioned the search warrant in its risk factors for investors.
If you're in the market for a new job, you could get $500 just for accepting the position. But this kind of hiring bonus may not stick around.
The number of monthly active users jumped by 6 million in the first three months of 2021 to 17.7 million from 11.7 million at the end of December.
The CBO attributed part of the strong economic rebound to Biden's stimulus. It also said the budget deficit will reach $3 trillion this year.
Hertz investors received more than $1 billion in value from the bankruptcy exit, in the form of $239 million and warrants for 18% of the company.
Robinhood said its business may be adversely affected if the markets for dogecoin deteriorate or if the dogecoin prices goes down.
The stock- and cryptocurrency-trading app revealed IPO documents for the first time on Thursday. Here's what potential investors should be wary of.
The popular retail-investing app Robinhood filed to go public on Thursday, after a tumultuous several months.
The US has more than 17,000 crypto ATMs, the most of any country, according to a Crypto Head study.
The investing startup that pioneered free stock trading will list on the Nasdaq under the ticker HOOD. Take a look at its S-1 filing.
The company's bet is that so-called gasless minting will empower creatives and stir more mainstream attention.
Biden's bipartisan infrastructure deal cut out climate measures, but a reconciliation bill could still include some. House Democrats have requests.
Krispy Kreme is one of 18 companies to come to market this week, in the busiest week for IPOs since December 2004.
Since becoming Treasury Secretary, Janet Yellen has tried to reform the world's tax regime. She just got 130 countries to agree, including the G20.
"The reason we're continuing to make new highs is because none of our three market risks is a clear and present danger," Nicholas Colas said.
A "good start to a year is usually a good sign for the rest of the year," says LPL Financial after the S&P 500 rose 14% in the first half of 2021.
The BoE's chief economist warned of a dangerous rise in inflation. A day later, the Bank's governor told people not to overreact to price rises.
SkyBridge Capital CEO and crypto fan Anthony Scaramucci, said his investment firm would also file for an ethereum ETF as they branch out from bitcoin.
The NFT package auctioned at Sotheby's also contained a video and a letter from Berners-Lee about his 1989 invention.
So far, only a few IPOs have been available to Robinhood users, including airport-biometrics firm Clear Secure and language app Duolingo.
On May 14, the hash rate fell from 180 EH/s to its current value of 90 EH/s, according to The Block.
The strong sales in June comes after a light April and May, in which supply chain disruptions led to single-digit sales declines for the company.
Galaxy Digital CEO Mike Novogratz believes the cryptocurrency market needs strong, smart regulation and he will "educate DC" to help make that happen.
The chairs of the House and Senate education committees urged Biden to extend the student-loan payment pause through early next year for added relief.
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"This morning's beat on jobless claims is a real bright spot," Cliff Hodge of Cornerstone Wealth said.
Retail investors and Wall Street are already heavily invested in meme stocks, leaving few left to buy into the theme, Burry said.
Elon Musk, who has more than 57 million Twitter followers, has become a key driver of cryptocurrencies such as dogecoin and bitcoin.
OPEC+ may add 2 million barrels of oil per day to the market, according to a Reuters report. The group is holding a virtual meeting on Thursday.
Continuing claims, which count Americans receiving unemployment payments, gained to 3.47 million for the week that ended June 19.
The House Appropriations Committee just allocated funding for White House and State Department internships. The positions have never been paid before.
Steve Cohen-led $22 billion hedge fund Point72 said crypto-related bets would be made via its flagship fund or its private investment unit.
Dogecoin channels the same kind of anti-Wall Street spirit as was seen in January's GameStop saga, the European head of crypto exchange Kraken said.