• 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know.
    1. The Federal Reserve is meeting today and Wednesday. Traders are hoping the central bank will signal its intention to cut rates later this year. Markets rallied.
    2. Facebook announced its Libra cryptocurrency. The social media giant confirmed its partners include Visa, Mastercard, eBay, Spotify, Uber, and Vodafone in its white paper.
    3. The European Central Bank signaled it's open to further stimulus. ECB President Mario Draghi said the central bank could cut interest rates or purchase assets if inflation falters, according to CNBC. Stocks gained and the...
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  • 10 things in tech you need to know today

    10 things in tech you need to know today

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Tuesday.
    Facebook is expected to announce its cryptocurrency plans today. Anticipation of the announcement caused stock to rise 4.2%.
    Elon Musk deleted a tweet attacking Tesla cofounder Martin Eberhard. Musk said: "Tesla is alive in spite of Eberhard, but he seeks credit constantly & fools give it him."
    It sounds like Apple may address one of the biggest drawbacks to its cheaper iPhone XR next year. Apple's iPhone XR successor in 2020 might get an OLED screen, bringing it up to speed with Apple's other flagship iPhones, as well as...
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