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Hundreds of Google employees signed a petition protesting the company's secret project to develop a censored version of its search engine for China. In a letter, posted by Buzzfeed and first reported by the New York Times, the employees said that...

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Partly reflecting concerns about inflation, the University of Michigan released a report on Friday unexpectedly showing a notable deterioration in U.S. consumer sentiment in the month of August. The preliminary report said the consumer sentiment index...

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In an apparent continuation of efforts to use the revocation of security clearance as a punishment, President Donald Trump has now set his sights on former Associate Deputy Attorney General Bruce Ohr.

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Stocks moved mostly higher over the course of the trading session on Friday after recovering from an early move to the downside. The Dow added to the substantial gain posted in the previous session to reach its best closing level in nearly six months. The...

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A Hollywood cryptocurrency thriller starring Kurt Russell is currently in post-production. In an interview with Inverse, its producers said the movie doesn't focus on any particular coin. Although the film focuses on crime, corruption and cryptocurrency,...

pharma-weekly-081018.jpg The week that passed by was an action-packed one for the pharma sector, with a number of "firsts" happening on the regulatory front. Now, here are some of the pharma/biotech stocks and upcoming events to keep an ear out for in the coming week.
asianmarkets-111914_12aug18.jpg Asian stock markets are in negative territory on Monday as the ongoing turmoil in Turkey and the fresh fall in the Turkish lira sparked concerns of contagion fears. Tensions between the U.S. and Turkey haven risen due to Turkish detention of U.S. pastor Andrew Brunson and as U.S. President Donald Trump announced that he has authorized the doubling on steel and aluminum tariffs on Turkey.
ipo-aug13.jpg A new week has just begun, and it's that time to take a look at the U.S. biotech IPO calendar of this week.
stock-market-010815_13aug18.jpg European stocks look set to open lower on Monday as concerns persist over Turkey, with the lira touching a new record low this morning after its free-fall in the previous session. Asian stock markets tumbled as Turkey's financial turmoil stoked fears...
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donald-trump-081718.jpg In an apparent continuation of efforts to use the revocation of security clearance as a punishment, President Donald Trump has now set his sights on former Associate Deputy Attorney General Bruce Ohr.
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donald-trump3-081518.jpg A Quinnipiac University National Poll showing Democrats with a notable lead over Republicans on a generic ballot suggests President Donald Trump may hurt the GOP's chances of maintaining control of the House in the midterm elections.
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eurozoneflag-aug17.jpgFinal inflation and current account from euro area are due on Friday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 3.00 am ET, Turkey's consumer confidence data is due for August. At 4.00 am ET, the European Central Bank releases euro area current account data for June. The current account surplus totaled EUR 22.4 billion in May.
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Thalidomide babies or Thalidomide disaster. Do these terms sound familiar? Understanding the mechanism of Thalidomide-induced birth defects has always been of interest to the scientific community. Now, scientists at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have finally found an answer.
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Major cryptocurrencies, except Ethereum, opened the week in green, but gains were short-lived and the cryptocurrency market was a sea of red by Tuesday after Bitcoin fell below the crucial mark of $6,000 late Monday. Cryptocurrencies suffered losses the previous week after the US financial markets watchdog delayed its decision on a Bitcoin exchange-traded-fund. Read More
Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Accuray's financial results; stock offerings of AVEO and Pain Therapeutics; Evoke Pharma's upcoming regulatory catalyst in April and FDA approval for expanded indication for Eisai/Merck's Lenvatinib. Read More
Eisai Inc. (ESALY.PK) and Merck & Co. Inc. (MRK) said that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the kinase inhibitor Lenvima, or lenvatinib, for the first-line treatment of patients with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma or HCC. This... Read More
uefasupercup-aug17.jpg The Union of European Football Associations launched a blockchain-based ticketing system, which will make the ticket sales process for matches more simple and safe. The system also helps prevent duplication of tickets. The system was fully deployed by UEFA as they distributed 100% of the match tickets for this week's UEFA Super Cup match between Real Madrid and Atlético de Madrid in Tallinn.
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Economic Calendar
DateIndicatorPeriodCountry
08/17/18 13:0Baker Hughes - Rig CountAUG 17 United States
08/17/18 10:0Leading IndexJUL United States
08/17/18 10:0Lagging IndexJUL United States
08/17/18 10:0Coincidence IndexJUL United States
08/17/18 8:30Core CPI (Y-o-Y)JUL NSA Canada
08/17/18 8:30Core CPI (M-o-M)JUL Canada
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FDA Calendar
Event DateSymbolDrug NameEvent Name
11/09/18MRKKEYTRUDA (sBLA)FDA decision on KEYTRUDA as a treatment for previously treated patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma
11/05/18EYPT Durasert (NDA)FDA decision on Durasert for posterior segment uveitis
11/05/18EYPTDurasert micro-insert (NDA)FDA decision on Durasert micro-insert for non-infectious posterior segment uveitis
11/03/18CHRSCHS-1701 (Resubmitted BLA)FDA decison on CHS-1701, a biosimilar version of Neulasta
11/03/18ACRXDSUVIA (Resubmitted NDA)FDA decision on DSUVIA for the management of acute moderate to severe pain in adults in medically monitored settings
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