JP Morgan Chase

1 Figure That Sums Up Why Bitcoin Is So Dangerous

Ignorance is bliss, until it becomes downright dangerous.<p>Over the long term, there's been no more consistent creator of wealth than the stock market. …

Investing

Morgan Stanley buys stake in Overstock cryptocurrency

Morgan Stanley went shopping at Overstock.com — and it had nothing to do with the discounted leather sofas.<p>The Wall Street bank has purchased an 11.4 …

Markets

JPMorgan downgrades Imperva and Adobe

JPMorgan downgrades Imperva (NASDAQ:IMPV) from Neutral to Underweight and lowers the price target from $54 to $45.<p>The firm also downgrades Adobe …

Business

18 new IT jobs created by Bitcoin and blockchain

Searches for jobs mentioning blockchain, Bitcoin, or cryptocurrency jumped more than 1,000% in the past two years, according to Indeed.<p>As bitcoin and …

Bitcoin

People are ramping up bitcoin-related job searches after its massive rally

A growing number of people are looking to hitch their careers to bitcoin’s rally this year by seeking out jobs in the crypto industry. Searches for roles mentioning “blockchain”, “bitcoin,” or “cryptocurrency” have increased more than tenfold in the US over the past two years, according to …

Bitcoin

What happens if the Bitcoin bubble pops?

The enormous run-up in Bitcoin's price this year has spurred talk that it's a bubble bound to burst. That sounds ominous. But take heart: If …

Finance

JPMorgan lowers Raytheon to Neutral

• Citing recent share price strength, JPMorgan (NYSE:JPM) has downgraded Raytheon (NYSE:RTN) from Overweight to Neutral with a price target of $210 …

Stock Markets

Bitcoin `Sect' Stuns Online Broker in Sweden With 50-Fold Jump

(Bloomberg) -- Bitcoin futures just became a reality on Wall Street, but Sweden has been offering derivatives on the cryptocurrency for years. That …

Cryptocurrency

‘Friends with benefits’ relationship has few benefits

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>HUMANKIND VIDEOS Elf on the Shelf’s mischief sends him to the ER | 1:30<p>Elf on the Shelf got into a little too much mischief, but …

Detroit

Bitcoin Futures Started So Hot That Trading Had to Be Halted Twice

Bitcoin has landed on Wall Street.<p>Futures on the world’s most popular cryptocurrency surged as much as 26 percent in their debut session on Cboe …

Bitcoin

Bitcoin futures soar amid frenzy over virtual currency

NEW YORK — Wall Street got its first taste of bitcoin on Monday, with the price of the first-ever futures contract for the digital currency jumping …

Cryptocurrency

Jenny Arden: Look for Dark Horses and Misfits

As Airbnb’s user experience design manager, Jenny Arden is tasked with the job of helping create a seamless experience for all Airbnb hosts, and that …

UX Design

JPMorgan A Rare Bank Healthily Firing On Most Cylinders

JP Morgan has been rallying extremely well recently, up almost 24% this year and 80% the past two years.<p>The bank seems to be functioning well on its …

Business

Your Daily Pharma Scoop: Gilead Remains Long-Term Story, Argenx Rallies, Bluebird Data

Gilead remains rangebound but long-term prospects remain solid.<p>Argenx shares surged on data.<p>Bluebird announces updated data for CAR-T</b> …

Stocks

Big Banks Pour Millions Into This Cyber Security Startup

Financial heavyweights are investing millions of dollars into a cybersecurity startup that aims to paralyze phishing attacks, in which hackers try to …

Banking

I bought $250 in bitcoin. Here’s what I learned

Some people kill time at the airport by browsing duty-free shops. I decided to shop for bitcoin.<p>But first, there are two things you should know about …

Cryptocurrency

Investors 'haven't missed the train' on bitcoin yet, but it could be a wild ride, analyst says

It isn't too late for investors to hop into cryptocurrencies after the bitcoin futures launch on the Cboe, an analyst told CNBC on Monday.<p>"Relative …

Cryptocurrency

Meet Chicagoans jumping into the world of bitcoin

In January, Mike Haynes’ salary was cut in half as the tech startup he worked for restructured. By spring, he had burned through most of his savings. Now he’s one of the many speculators chasing their fortunes though bitcoin investing.<p>The CBOE Futures Exchange became the first traditional exchange …

Business

The Bitcoin Bubble – How We Know It Will Burst

In the last year, the price of Bitcoin has increased from less than US$800 to more than US$12,000. This huge spike in value has many asking if it is …

Business

Want to bet on bitcoin? Be prepared to lose all

Bitcoin just made the Winklevoss twins paper billionaires. Might it do the same for you? Last Thursday, the explosively appreciating cryptocurrency …

Finance

Bitcoin surges after launch of futures exchange

Bitcoin investors resumed their wild ride on Sunday, this time in the futures market, sending the price of the crypto-asset soaring — and crashing …

Business

Twitter announces all-women speaker lineup at major tech event

Twitter is hosting an event next month at one of tech's largest global conferences that will feature only high-profile female speakers.<p>The company says the event is a response to the Consumer Electronic Show's all-male lineup of keynote speakers, which has been sharply criticized.<p>Among those …

Women in Tech

Menlo Security secures $40 million Series C to keep malware at bay

Menlo Security, a startup with a unique approach to protecting your company from malware and phishing attacks, announced a $40 million Series C round today.<p>Menlo protects customers by never lets letting employees access an actual website or email containing malware. Instead, they isolate the …

Startups

New initiative seeks employments for vets with 'bad paper'

A new initiative in Connecticut seeks to level the playing field for veteran job seekers who've received an other-than-honorable discharge from the …

Business

Why a bitcoin crash is nothing to worry about

In percentage terms, it’s no contest: Bitcoin is in a different league.<p>Now, here’s another way of comparing the two, in dollars.<p>This time around, the bitcoin boom is more bitcoin blip.<p>The comparison is somewhat apples-to-oranges, but it’s worth keeping in mind as bitcoin gyrates to record highs, …

Finance

A new legitimate era for Bitcoin

Dealing in Bitcoin gets more real as the virtual currency starts trading on its first major global exchange in Chicago. The subsequent buying frenzy …

World News

US Bank sees success with Zelle

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Payments Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>US Bank saw a major increase in transactions made through Zelle, the bank-based peer-to-peer (P2P) offering operated by Early Warning, in Q3 2017, according to Bank Innovation.<p>…

Banking

Stocks to Watch: Apple, Macy's, JP Morgan, Disney, Caterpillar, Bluebird Bio

Among the companies with shares expected to trade actively in Monday’s session are Apple Inc., Macy's Inc., JP Morgan Chase & Co., Walt Disney Co. and Caterpillar Inc..<p>Apple shares rose 0.1% premarket after the iPhone maker said that design chief Jony Ive is resuming oversight of the company’s …

Fortune 500

Bitcoin Futures Are Up 13% After Eye-Popping Surge in Market Debut

Bitcoin futures eased back from an initial surge of almost 22% to trade up 13% on Monday, in an eagerly awaited U.S. market debut that backers hope …

Bitcoin

Bitcoin Futures Are Here, Adding Speculation Amid Volatility And All-Time Highs

The day after Bitcoin futures made their highly anticipated market debut on the world’s largest U.S. options exchange, Bitcoin’s price volatility is continuing its days-long run as the cryptocurrency trudges back toward all-time price highs.<p>As of early Monday afternoon, Bitcoin’s price has once …

Trading