• Exclusive: Donerail Group in talks to buy Chicago Tribune owner Tronc - sources

    10 days ago - By Reuters

    Donerail Group, an investment firm led by former activist hedge fund Starboard Value LP executive Will Wyatt, is in talks to acquire Tronc Inc , the publisher of Chicago Tribune, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.
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  • 41% of Americans Say They Won't Ever Invest In Cryptocurrencies

    10 days ago - By Fortune

    Who buys Bitcoin and its cryptocurrency ilk?
    A relatively small segment of the population, according to a June survey by cryptocurrency custodial service Gem and analytics firm Harris Insights.
    Roughly 8% of Americans invest in cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin, the poll of over 2,000 adults revealed. In comparison, roughly 52% of Americans own stock, according to a Gallup poll from 2016.
    What is perhaps more daunting to Bitcoin's supporters who hope to boost the asset's popularity: About 41% of those same adults say that nothing could motivate them to invest in such...
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  • First Look: Investment firm buying block of downtown Atlanta; Hope's silver anniversary

    First Look: Investment firm buying block of downtown Atlanta; Hope's silver anniversary

    10 days ago - By Biz Journals

    The Aug. 10 edition of Atlanta Business Chronicle looks at a real estate investment firm buying a city block of downtown, a $60 million project underway at The Battery Atlanta. Our cover story this week dives into Georgia's Hope Scholarship, which is celebrating its silver anniversary.
    Watch above, as Broadcast Editor Crystal Edmonson previews the stories with the help of reporter Amy Wenk.
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