Investors say these 22 fintechs are ready to take off and become the next big names in consumer finance
Investors' picks varied, but a central theme was personal finance, be it through automated saving, investing, or debt management.
'This is a no-brainer': Activist investor Sian Capital is going after pharma company Opko Health for dragging its feet on a potential COVID treatment
Rayaldee, a drug created by Opko Health to treat COVID symptoms, was fast-tracked by the FDA this summer, but has been slow to come to market.
BlackRock is making a $1 billion bet on a trendy type of indexing. Here's why hyper-personalized funds are having a moment.
At the heart of BlackRock's acquisition is the industry embracing separately managed accounts, and the customization — and tax benefits — they offer.
BuzzFeed's HuffPost acquisition has kicked off talk of more digital media consolidation, and SPACs are already circling
Special Purpose Acquisition Companies armed with hundreds of millions of dollars are already evaluating a variety of digital media ventures.
SPACs are so hot even Jay-Z is partnering with one. He's set to be the 'chief visionary officer' for California's largest cannabis firm.
The SPAC deal for the newly formed The Parent Company is set to close in January. Besides Jay-Z, other investors are Rihanna, Meek Mill, and Yo Gotti.
Business Insider Intelligence has created an infographic showcasing compelling statistics from its recent fintech research.
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Meet 6 top recruiters scouting talent for family offices as the secretive wealth managers to the world's richest look to boost their teams
Family offices are looking more like institutions — and they're looking to expand. Meet some of the must-know executive recruiters in the space.
Billionaire investors Mark Cuban and Chamath Palihapitiya are challenging Warren Buffett in car insurance
The "Shark Tank" star and Virgin Galactic chairman are backing Metromile, a pay-per-mile auto insurer that has Buffett's Geico in its sights.
2020 has been a record fundraising year for healthcare startups, but a new report cautions that funding could stall in the last few weeks
A CB Insights report found that the current pace of funding would put the industry on track for fewer deals compared to previous quarters.
BlackRock's big bet on a hot investing trend — Activist investor angry over delayed COVID treatment — Point72 snaps up portfolio managers
The top finance stories for November 25, including the latest news on BlackRock's desire to get into customized index funds.
Tesla has surged past $525 billion in market value and could soon overtake Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway. Here's why that's astounding
Buffett's company earned 10 times Tesla's revenues last year, and had enough cash to buy Musk's company outright in March.
Some Wall Street firms' return-to-office plans have hit a speed bump. Here's how Chase, Wells Fargo, and Deutsche Bank are navigating a spike in coronavirus cases.
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In an op-ed, David Barrett describes the immediate aftermath of pressing "send" and why he feels it was a fundamental obligation.
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A first-generation college student from an HBCU crushed her virtual internship at BlackRock and landed a full-time offer. She laid out how to turn a summer gig on Wall Street into a coveted full-time job.
Tamia Marrow, 21, comes from a humble background in a small North Carolina town. Here's how she worked her way into one of Wall Street's top firms.
Tesla just surged past $500 billion in market value. Elon Musk predicted self-driving cars would boost it to that level
The electric-car maker's market capitalization has soared more than 11-fold since Musk's forecast in May 2019.
A US regulator fined JPMorgan Chase $250 million for 'deficient' risk management practices and insufficient controls
The regulator fined JPMorgan Chase Bank for its failure to "maintain adequate internal controls and internal audit" over its fiduciary business.
How to land a job at Blackstone, according to the private-equity giant's president and its head of HR
lackstone president Jon Gray, headhunters who recruit for the firm, and its global head of HR told us what it takes to stand out.
A utilities-focused hedge fund that managed $319 million is shutting down, with its staff moving to Point72
A portfolio manager and three analysts from utilities-focused hedge fund Blackstart Capital, which managed $319 million, have moved to Point72.
Botched installs, broken panels, ghosting reps: Power合约数字币和虚拟币home Solar is facing fresh complaints from frustrated customers
Customers shared claims of shoddy installations, following our previous reporting about Power合约数字币和虚拟币home's sales practices.
Warren Buffett wants more small-business aid, less income inequality, and a robust economic recovery. He'll be happy to have Janet Yellen as treasury secretary
Buffett praised Yellen when she was at the Fed, and will likely support her efforts to stimulate the economy and narrow the wealth gap.
Here's the 14-page pitch deck fintech HMBradley, a neobank offering interest rates as high as 3%, used to raise an $18.25 million Series A
HMBradley has a different business model from most neobanks, focusing on deposits as opposed to fees generated from interchange.
The top finance stories for November 24, including the latest news on Wall Street's plans for returning to the office.
Meet the top 11 power players shaping Arizona's new market for recreational marijuana, including executives, advocates, and regulators
Here's a look at the biggest names in government, business, and advocacy to know in Arizona's recreational cannabis market.
An expense ratio is a fixed fee mutual funds and ETFs charge to cover their operating costs. While small, they can affect a fund's return over time.
Alibaba's CEO said China's new tech regulations are 'timely and necessary' as the nation aims to keep internet firms from growing into powerful monopolies
Alibaba CEO Daniel Zhang's comments contrast sharply with those made by Jack Ma, whose Ant Group IPO was pulled after he snubbed Chinese regulators.
Here's the 18-page pitch deck a startup rewarding customers for staying fit used to nab a $5 million seed round from VCs, Northwestern Mutual, and a BlackRock exec
Paceline has plans to develop its platform into a hub of highly-curated financial offerings, including insurance and credit cards.
A startup that helps companies like Kroger and Sweetgreen manage deliveries used this 25-slide pitch deck to nab a $14 million Series A
Founded in 2015, Onfleet helps brands like Kroger, Sweetgreen, Drizly, and Imperfect Foods manage third-party delivery fleets via its software.
A major psychedelics company just landed a record sum of cash from VCs. The CEO told us how he raised the mega-round and why it's a sign psychedelics are going mainstream.
The mental health fallout from the coronavirus pandemic may have increased investor interest in the round, CEO Florian Brand said.
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Veteran investor Jeremy Grantham discussed the dot-com bubble, green investing, and America's poor handling of the pandemic in a recent interview. Here are the 10 best quotes
"I do not believe in American exceptionalism, except in one way. In recent decades, the US has been exceptionally bad."
Cooking classes, dozens of singers, and a 29-hour extravaganza: Here's how Wall Street and Big Law plan to throw their lavish winter holiday parties online
The office holiday party will look different this year for Wall Street and law firms, which are known for throwing expensive winter holiday affairs.
Employers are frantically calling labor lawyers to ask if they can make a coronavirus vaccine mandatory in the workplace. Here's the advice 6 lawyers are giving clients.
Companies could require employees to get vaccinated for the coronavirus, but there are still many unknowns, according to lawyers.
Meet 10 recruiters and career coaches that can help you nab a 6-figure job at consulting firms like McKinsey and Bain
The independent experts shared advice they'd give to candidates interested in consulting roles, or how they can develop transferrable skills.
Starling had an operating profit of $1 million in October, fulfilling projections and becoming the first consumer-focused neobank to turn a profit.
An inside look at how 2 startups are disrupting the way professional services firms like Deloitte and McKinsey do business
We spoke with the founders of two startups and their investors about how they're shaking up the way professional services firms do business.
Wall Street's holiday party plans — Inside PNC's deal for BBVA's US arm — Perella Weinberg seeks a SPAC
The top finance stories for November 23, including the latest news on how PNC's deal for BBVA's US arm got done.
Warren Buffett discussed the Fed's pandemic response, small businesses, and his ukelele collection at a recent Goldman Sachs event. Here are the 10 best quotes
"As my number of ukeleles has gone up, my net worth has gone up," the famed investor and Berkshire Hathaway CEO joked.
Management consulting salaries revealed: How much top firms like McKinsey and PwC pay everyone from interns to C-suite execs
Here's exactly how much you could get paid at some of the world's top consulting firms, whether you're an MBA grad or an experienced executive.
'Big Short' investor Michael Burry, who predicted the 2008 housing collapse, dumped these 5 stocks from his portfolio in the 3rd quarter
Burry's largest holding is still Alphabet, but he ditched 50% of his call position in the Google parent, according to a 13F filing.
THE PAYMENTS ECOSYSTEM: The biggest shifts and trends driving short- and long-term growth and shaping the future of the industry
In this report, Business Insider Intelligence examines the payments ecosystem today, its growth drivers, and where the industry is headed.
Zurich and Paris have joined Hong Kong to become the world's 3 most expensive cities – all thanks to COVID-19. Here's the full list.
Singapore and Osaka, that were joint-first in 2019, slid down the rankings to fourth and fifth place respectively, according to a new report.
THE GLOBAL SMB NEOBANKS REPORT: How 17 upstarts are tailoring solutions to tap the $850 billion annual opportunity in addressing the unmet needs of SMBs
In a new 2020 report, Business Insider Intelligence explores the key factors driving an explosion of neobank activity in the small business segment.
THE BANKING-AS-A-SERVICE REPORT: The major players and best practices behind the business model that's reshaping incumbents' DNA
This report looks at five major BaaS providers, from fintechs to 20-year-old legacy providers, that represent a good cross-section of the industry.
In the wake of social justice reforms in the corporate world, one industry is in especially dire need of a reckoning: the asset management industry.
Rumblings of racism at a famous civil-rights law firm highlight the lack of diversity at the firms that are supposed to fight for the oppressed
Lawyers at Sanford Heisler Sharp, known for representing victims of discrimination, made offensive remarks about race, ethnicity, and gender, Law360 reported.
The world's biggest crypto fund manager says bitcoin is the next step in the evolution of money – and 'I can't use it to buy coffee' is no longer a sound argument
Investors should not get hung up on the fact that there are only 21 million Bitcoin that will ever exist because each coin has a 100 million units.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sold its $1.3 billion Costco stake last quarter. Here's why that's surprising
"If once or twice in a lifetime you're associated with such a business, you're a very lucky person."