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1 week ago

How Dirty Money Disappears Into the Black Hole of Cryptocurrency

A Wall Street Journal investigation documents millions of dollars in suspicious trades through ShapeShift, a company backed by mainstream venture capitalists.

1 week ago

Cannabis Comes to Your Coffee and Candy—But Is It Legal?

Marketers are selling products containing cannabidiol, or CBD, a chemical found in hemp, claiming benefits such as pain relief and stress reduction. But the actual effects are unclear, as is the ... See more

1 week ago

Surging Yields Raise Threat of Tipping Point for Stocks

Yields on long-term U.S. government debt moved abruptly higher last week, calling into question the durability of the more than nine-year-old bull market for stocks.

1 week ago

David Einhorn Says Tesla Resembles Lehman

David Einhorn, a prominent critic of Tesla Inc., bashed the electric-car maker, saying its woes resemble those of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. before the bank failed.

1 week ago

Saudi Arabia Doubles Down on SoftBank Bet With Extra $45 Billion

Saudi Arabia is preparing to double-down on its bet that Masayoshi Son can pick the technology giants of the future. The country’s sovereign fund will make another $45 billion investment in Son’s ... See more

1 week ago

SoftBank and Toyota want driverless cars to change the world

SoftBank and Toyota are forming a joint venture to develop new ways to put driverless-car technology to use.

1 week ago

Chinese stocks fall almost 5% in market bloodbath as investors digest a week of bad news in a single day

A weeklong holiday for Chinese markets meant investors had an entire five days of news and data to digest in just one session, including an escalation of the trade war between China and the US.

2 weeks ago

Oculus' Facebook Effect: In VR, Other People Are Everything

At Oculus Connect, everything from the demos to the keynote reinforced how valuable VR is.

2 weeks ago

Saudi Arabia Shelves Work on SoftBank’s $200 Billion Solar Project

Saudi Arabia has put on hold a $200 billion plan with SoftBank to build the world’s biggest solar-power-generation project, setting back another eye-catching transformation project in the kingdom.

2 weeks ago

米ヤフー創業者、ジェリー・ヤン氏に教えられた「ファイナンス思考」の重要性

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2 weeks ago

U.S. Pending Home Sales Fell 1.8% in August

The number of U.S. existing homes going under contract declined in August for the fourth time in five months, reflecting what appears to be a broader slow-down in the housing market.

2 weeks ago

Tesla shares plummet after SEC files fraud charges against Elon Musk

Tesla shares dropped more than 13 percent in after-hours trading Thursday after the Securities and Exchange Commission filed securities fraud charges against CEO Elon Musk . The SEC alleges in a ... See more

2 weeks ago

Masayoshi Son, SoftBank, and the $100 Billion Blitz on Sand Hill Road

In less than a year since Son’s fund first began making investments, it has already committed $65 billion to Uber, WeWork, Slack, and GM Cruise.

2 weeks ago

Opendoor Offers Fast Cash for Homes. SoftBank Bets $400 Million on It

Opendoor, which has already raised billions to buy homes over the internet, just landed another large investor: the SoftBank Vision Fund.

2 weeks ago

Opinion | A Wise Man Leaves Facebook

Kevin Systrom, one of the founders of Instagram, wasn’t a “team player.” That was exactly what the company needed.

3 weeks ago

At $1 Trillion, Amazon Should Fear Regulators More Than Rivals

Amazon accounts for a smaller share of retail sales than you might think, so it has plenty of room to grow---unless governments rise up.

3 weeks ago

Porsche leads $80 million investment in WayRay to bring holographic AR displays to cars

WayRay has raised $80 million from Porsche, Hyundai, Alibaba, and others to bring holographic augmented reality displays to cars and buildings.

3 weeks ago

Meet Yusaku Maezawa, the first private passenger to take SpaceX’s BFR around the moon

Japanese billionaire and entrepreneur Yusaku Maezawa will be the first private citizen to take a flight around the moon in SpaceX’s Big Falcon Rocket, a 240,000-mile journey slated for as early as ... See more

3 weeks ago

China Strikes $60 Billion of U.S. Goods in Growing Trade War

China announced it will take retaliatory tariff action against $60 billion of U.S. goods, sharply escalating their trade conflict as the Trump administration considers imposing duties on almost all ... See more

3 weeks ago

Pot Stocks Gain After Tilray Gets U.S. Approval to Import Medical Marijuana

Tilray Inc. is setting a record high -- again.

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