wallstreet3_23jan19.jpg Following the sharp pullback seen in the previous session, stocks have moved back to the upside in morning trading on Wednesday. The major averages have climbed into positive territory but remain well off last Friday's highs.

billionaire-poor-012319.jpg The world's richest are growing richer - by $2.5 billion every day, while the wealth of the poorest half of the global population declined by 11 percent, reveals a new report from Oxfam International. Billionaire fortunes increased by 12 percent last year, with a new billionaire created every two days between 2017 and 2018. Since the global financial crisis a decade ago, the number of billionair

coinbase-012319.jpg Major US cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase announced that its high-volume Coinbase Pro and Prime customers throughout Asia and Europe can now make cross-border wire transfers to fund their Coinbase accounts. The customers can fund their accounts via international SWIFT wire transfer from non-US bank accounts.

wallstreet-aug13_23jan19.jpg Stocks are likely to move back to the upside in early trading on Wednesday, rebounding following the sell-off seen in the previous session. The major index futures are currently pointing to a higher open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by 155 points.

johnmcafee-jan23.jpg Internet security expert and cryptocurrency enthusiast John McAfee announced that he has fled the United States as he is facing tax fraud charges by the country's tax authorities. McAfee, who has already announced his 2020 presidential bid, released a series of videos on Twitter that shows him "living in exile" on a luxury boat, so that US authorities cannot arrest him. McAfee has posted photos

wallstreet-jan23.jpg The government shutdown are delaying important indicators to be released this week. FHFA House Price Data and Redbook data are the major economic announcement on Wednesday. Investors are keen to see the end of the partial shutdown. Initial signs from the U.S. Futures index point to a higher opening...

ing-bank-corda-012319.jpg Dutch bank ING signed a five-year deal with New York-based blockchain consortium R3 for an unlimited number of Corda Enterprise licenses to encourage adoption of Corda blockchain applications, known as CorDapps, across wide range of its business functions. The deal with R3 will allow ING to roll out access to Corda Enterprise throughout the bank globally and deploy production-ready CorDapps.

cryptoexchange-jan23.jpg The actual amount of loss that a New Zealand-based crypto-currency trading company suffered from hacking earlier this month is far bigger than what was initially estimated, according to data company Elementus. Cryptopia, based in Christchurch, announced on Twitter that on January 14, it suffered a security breach that resulted in significant losses. "Once identified, the exchange was put into ma

proctorandgample-jan23.jpg Consumer goods giant Procter & Gamble Co. on Wednesday reported a 28 percent increase in profit for the second quarter from last year, when results were impacted by a charge related to the U.S. tax reform. Both revenue and core earnings per share for the quarter beat analysts' estimates. Looking ahead, the company affirmed its outlook for fiscal 2019 earnings.

londonstockexchange-jan23.jpg LSEG Technology, London Stock Exchange Group's technology solutions provider, said it has been selected by Atom Group, a fintech company focused on blockchain technology and emerging digital assets, to power its new Hong Kong-based digital asset exchange AAX. The new digital exchange, which is expected to launch in the first half of fiscal 2019, will use LSEG's Millennium Exchange matching engine.

ecb-102418_23jan19.jpg The European Central Bank is set to leave its interest rates and forward guidance unchanged on Thursday, after ending its massive asset purchase programme in December, as a myriad of risks including the persistent slowing of the economy, global trade tensions and the Brexit chaos mar the outlook for Eurozone growth.

pharma-022018_23jan19.jpg Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Green Growth's unsolicited take-over bid for Aphria; the stock offering of Bellerophon, PTC Therapeutics; Accuray's better-than-expected Q2 results; UNITY Biotechnology's progress in osteoarthritis trial; positive data from Ultragenyx Pharma's phase II study of UX007 in patients with long-chain fatty acid oxidation disorder.

stockmarkets-jan23_23jan19.jpg European stocks may open on a cautious note on Wednesday, with mounting signs of slowing global growth and concerns over a yet-unresolved Sino-U.S. trade dispute likely to keep investors on edge. The downside, however, may remain limited after China's central bank pumped liquidity into the banking...

pharmadown-jan22.jpg The following are some of the pharma/biotech stocks that posted the biggest percentage decline today.

pharmaup-jan22.jpg The following are some of today's top gainers in the pharma/biotech sector.

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