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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...

New advisory report mentions stronger focus on tourism to churn out 180,000 new jobs

NEW ADVISORY REPORT MENTIONS STRONGER FOCUS ON TOURISM TO CHURN OUT 180,000 NEW JOBS

A prime focus on tourism has the possibility to add billions to the Canadian economy and develop 180,000 new jobs, as per a new advisory...

 
 
 
Fintech startup Plaid raises $250M at a $2.65B valuation

FINTECH STARTUP PLAID RAISES $250M AT A $2.65B VALUATION

In the five years since its product was showcased onstage at TechCrunch Disrupt New York's hackathon, Plaid has emerged as one of the...

Apple Pay finally launches in Germany

APPLE PAY FINALLY LAUNCHES IN GERMANY

Apple's mobile payment technology has finally launched in Germany, some four years after it debuted in the U.S . On its newly launched...

 
 
 
Hardware Club expands size of first fund to $50 million

HARDWARE CLUB EXPANDS SIZE OF FIRST FUND TO $50 MILLION

Hardware Club has increased the size of its first investment fund to $50 million as the community-driven platform expands its early-stage...

China, US discuss plans for trade talks

CHINA, US DISCUSS PLANS FOR TRADE TALKS

BEIJING - China's economy czar and the U.S. Treasury secretary discussed plans for talks on a tariff battle, the government said Tuesday,...

 
 
 
Prime Minister Theresa May Postpones Brexit Vote: Reports

PRIME MINISTER THERESA MAY POSTPONES BREXIT VOTE: REPORTS

May's government does not have a majority in the House of Commons, and opposition parties say they will not back the deal that May...

The maker of Marlboro cigarettes is gaining a 'unique entry into cannabis'

THE MAKER OF MARLBORO CIGARETTES IS GAINING A 'UNIQUE ENTRY INTO CANNABIS'

Altria 's $1.8 billion investment in the cannabis producer Cronos is mutually beneficial, a Cowen analyst says. Cronos has a focus...

 
 
 
10 photos show the beauty and danger of the 'mammoth' winter storm that pummeled parts of the US Southeast with over 1 foot of snow

10 PHOTOS SHOW THE BEAUTY AND DANGER OF THE 'MAMMOTH' WINTER STORM THAT PUMMELED PARTS OF THE US SOUTHEAST WITH OVER 1 FOOT OF SNOW

A massive storm pelted southern states with freezing rain, snow, and ice, over the weekend and left over 300,000 people without power...

 
 
 
100 BlackRock investing pros got together to formulate a game plan for 2019 - and we got an exclusive look at their 3 big themes for the year

100 BLACKROCK INVESTING PROS GOT TOGETHER TO FORMULATE A GAME PLAN FOR 2019 - AND WE GOT AN EXCLUSIVE LOOK AT THEIR 3 BIG THEMES FOR THE YEAR

BlackRock assembled roughly 100 investment professionals at its 2019 outlook forum in order to establish a firmwide view for markets. Business...

Payment service Toss becomes Korea's newest unicorn after raising $80M

PAYMENT SERVICE TOSS BECOMES KOREA'S NEWEST UNICORN AFTER RAISING $80M

South Korea has got its third unicorn startup after Viva Republica, the company beyond popular payment app Toss, announced it has raised...

 
 
 
Match Group's CEO audited the company's payroll to make sure she was paying women equally and was surprised at the results

MATCH GROUP'S CEO AUDITED THE COMPANY'S PAYROLL TO MAKE SURE SHE WAS PAYING WOMEN EQUALLY AND WAS SURPRISED AT THE RESULTS

When Mandy Ginsberg took over as CEO of Match Group she vowed to make sure the company was welcoming to women. She knew she had to...

Shark Tank Deal: Ski-Z Accepts $50,000 From Barbara Corcoran

SHARK TANK DEAL: SKI-Z ACCEPTS $50,000 FROM BARBARA CORCORAN

Free-Photos / Pixabay Nick Palermo and Kyle Allen came into the Shark Tank in search of a $50,000 investment for a 15% share in their...

 
 
 
GM plant closing not expected to stall Detroit's rebound

GM PLANT CLOSING NOT EXPECTED TO STALL DETROIT'S REBOUND

DETROIT - General Motors' planned shutdown of its Detroit-Hamtramck plant would leave only one auto assembly factory in the city known...

Schedule for Week of December 9, 2018

SCHEDULE FOR WEEK OF DECEMBER 9, 2018

The key economic reports this week are November CPI and Retail Sales. For manufacturing, November industrial production will be released...

 
 
 
Trump gloats as French police combat latest Paris protests

TRUMP GLOATS AS FRENCH POLICE COMBAT LATEST PARIS PROTESTS

Paris was convulsed by a fourth straight weekend of violent protests on Saturday, as thousands of “yellow vest” demonstrators, enraged...

Dow Jones Industrial Average falls 400 points, bringing the week's decline to more than 3%

DOW JONES INDUSTRIAL AVERAGE FALLS 400 POINTS, BRINGING THE WEEK'S DECLINE TO MORE THAN 3%

From Fred Imbert & Silvia Amaro : Stocks dropped sharply on Friday, concluding what has been a wild week for Wall Street. A weaker-than-expected...