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Investors are blowing the next recession out of proportion - here's why they shouldn't be worried about an economic meltdown

INVESTORS ARE BLOWING THE NEXT RECESSION OUT OF PROPORTION - HERE'S WHY THEY SHOULDN'T BE WORRIED ABOUT AN ECONOMIC MELTDOWN

One of the biggest risks to the stock market is the fear of a recession, much more so than a recession itself. There are warning signs...

Construction management software developer Procore raises $75 million at a $3 billion valuation

CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE DEVELOPER PROCORE RAISES $75 MILLION AT A $3 BILLION VALUATION

Procore Technologies , a provider of software to manage construction projects, is now worth $3 billion thanks to a new $75 million...

 
 
 
Mayor explains that tourism provides major boost up to Moscow economy

MAYOR EXPLAINS THAT TOURISM PROVIDES MAJOR BOOST UP TO MOSCOW ECONOMY

Moscow budget has welcomed a record boost as a result of the development of tourist industry. In the last eight years, the amount of...

Hot database startup Neo4j is bringing on its first-ever CFO, months after raising $80 million

HOT DATABASE STARTUP NEO4J IS BRINGING ON ITS FIRST-EVER CFO, MONTHS AFTER RAISING $80 MILLION

Neo4j, which recently raised $80 million, announced that it was bringing on Mike Asher as its first-ever CFO. Denise Persson, CMO of...

 
 
 
NYC's Work-Bench announces $47M enterprise investment fund

NYC'S WORK-BENCH ANNOUNCES $47M ENTERPRISE INVESTMENT FUND

Work-Bench , an early stage enterprise startup venture capital firm based in New York City announced its $47 million Fund II today....

Apple to build new campus in Austin, expand in other cities

APPLE TO BUILD NEW CAMPUS IN AUSTIN, EXPAND IN OTHER CITIES

Another technology giant is spending big money on a new campus - passing on Atlanta. Apple today announced a major expansion, including...

 
 
 
'You can't tariff your way out out of a trade deficit': Here's why China's exports to the US have held up in the face of Trump's trade war

'YOU CAN'T TARIFF YOUR WAY OUT OUT OF A TRADE DEFICIT': HERE'S WHY CHINA'S EXPORTS TO THE US HAVE HELD UP IN THE FACE OF TRUMP'S TRADE WAR

Growth of Chinese imports targeted by tariffs has fallen sharply in recent months. But the US-China trade deficit has held at a record...

Asian markets welcome China trade concessions; Europe is flat before the ECB rate decision

ASIAN MARKETS WELCOME CHINA TRADE CONCESSIONS; EUROPE IS FLAT BEFORE THE ECB RATE DECISION

Asian markets bounced after China reportedly promised to buy $180 million of US soybeans, easing market tensions of an escalating trade...

 
 
 
Finalcad, the mobile platform for the construction industry, raises $40M Series C

FINALCAD, THE MOBILE PLATFORM FOR THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY, RAISES $40M SERIES C

Finalcad , a mobile platform that enables the construction industry to digitize much of its processes, has closed $40 million in Series...

26 beautiful handbag gifts from fashion newcomers and heritage luxury brands alike

26 BEAUTIFUL HANDBAG GIFTS FROM FASHION NEWCOMERS AND HERITAGE LUXURY BRANDS ALIKE

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

 
 
 
Leonardo DiCaprio had to return Marlon Brando's Oscar, and the financier who gave it to him as a birthday present is now reportedly a fugitive on the run

LEONARDO DICAPRIO HAD TO RETURN MARLON BRANDO'S OSCAR, AND THE FINANCIER WHO GAVE IT TO HIM AS A BIRTHDAY PRESENT IS NOW REPORTEDLY A FUGITIVE ON THE RUN

Leonardo DiCaprio handed over to the US government Marlon Brando's best actor Oscar that had previously been gifted to him. According...

Federal prosecutors are blowing holes through all of Trump's defenses in the Michael Cohen case

FEDERAL PROSECUTORS ARE BLOWING HOLES THROUGH ALL OF TRUMP'S DEFENSES IN THE MICHAEL COHEN CASE

President Donald Trump finds himself facing mounting legal and political trouble in the face of his former lawyer's admission that...

 
 
 
2019 Ford Ranger mpg, 2019 BMW 3-Series driven, VW and Audi electric cars: What's New The Car Connection

2019 FORD RANGER MPG, 2019 BMW 3-SERIES DRIVEN, VW AND AUDI ELECTRIC CARS: WHAT'S NEW THE CAR CONNECTION

2019 Ford Ranger pickup truck to be rated as high as 23 mpg combined, Ford says According to Ford, the 2019 Ranger mid-size pickup...

Chinese state hackers reportedly responsible for data breach affecting 500 million customers at Marriott, the US government's biggest hotel provider

CHINESE STATE HACKERS REPORTEDLY RESPONSIBLE FOR DATA BREACH AFFECTING 500 MILLION CUSTOMERS AT MARRIOTT, THE US GOVERNMENT'S BIGGEST HOTEL PROVIDER

The Mariott hotel group announced a major data breach that affected 500 million customers. US investigators reportedly believe Chinese...

 
 
 
AtScale raises $50 million to bring machine learning to cloud data management

ATSCALE RAISES $50 MILLION TO BRING MACHINE LEARNING TO CLOUD DATA MANAGEMENT

AtScale raised $50 million to grow its on-premise and cloud-based data service and to introduce AI-powered features for data-driven...

U.S. Debt Poised To Hit The $22 Trillion Mark As “Storm Clouds” Indicate “We Could Have Another Financial Crisis”

U.S. DEBT POISED TO HIT THE $22 TRILLION MARK AS “STORM CLOUDS” INDICATE “WE COULD HAVE ANOTHER FINANCIAL CRISIS”

The rapidly exploding U.S. national debt is about to cross another critical threshold. According to the U.S. Treasury, the debt of...

 
 
 
Trump promises China is 'back in the market' for US soybeans, but government data suggests otherwise

TRUMP PROMISES CHINA IS 'BACK IN THE MARKET' FOR US SOYBEANS, BUT GOVERNMENT DATA SUGGESTS OTHERWISE

President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that the US was already selling loads of soybeans to China, as trade talks with Beijing resumed...

Wix launches a new suite of products for support, sales and marketing

WIX LAUNCHES A NEW SUITE OF PRODUCTS FOR SUPPORT, SALES AND MARKETING

Wix is taking a big step beyond website building today with the launch of a suite of products called Ascend . PR Manager Matt Rosenberg...

 
 
 
This startup plans to take on CreditKarma by offering cash rewards for making smarter money decisions - here's what it says about the future of consumer finance

THIS STARTUP PLANS TO TAKE ON CREDITKARMA BY OFFERING CASH REWARDS FOR MAKING SMARTER MONEY DECISIONS - HERE'S WHAT IT SAYS ABOUT THE FUTURE OF CONSUMER FINANCE

A fintech startup will is giving cash rewards for consumers who sign up for its account and then take active steps to improve their...

Amazon isn't getting enough credit for creating jobs, Morgan Stanley says

AMAZON ISN'T GETTING ENOUGH CREDIT FOR CREATING JOBS, MORGAN STANLEY SAYS

Amazon 's impact on the job market has been underappreciated, Morgan Stanley says. The retailer is both directly and indirectly creating...