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Avoid These High-Yield ETFs At All Costs

AVOID THESE HIGH-YIELD ETFS AT ALL COSTS

From Contrarian Outlook : Exchange-traded funds shattered growth records in 2017, with inflows topping $464 billion last year. The...

Shutdown looms larger in Senate after House vote

SHUTDOWN LOOMS LARGER IN SENATE AFTER HOUSE VOTE

The Senate adjourned Thursday with no sign that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell had or would have the votes to keep the government...

 
 
 
SEC cools traders' hot plans for cryptocurrency-based exchange traded funds

SEC COOLS TRADERS' HOT PLANS FOR CRYPTOCURRENCY-BASED EXCHANGE TRADED FUNDS

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has serious concerns about the securities industry's plans to create exchange traded funds...

Best And Worst States For Animal Protection Laws, 2017 Report Released

BEST AND WORST STATES FOR ANIMAL PROTECTION LAWS, 2017 REPORT RELEASED

Illinois holds on to first place, Kentucky bottoms out for eleventh year in a row SAN FRANCISCO -The Animal Legal Defense Fund, the...

 
 
 
House approves month-long funding, Senate to vote on potential govt shutdown

HOUSE APPROVES MONTH-LONG FUNDING, SENATE TO VOTE ON POTENTIAL GOVT SHUTDOWN

The US Senate has one day left to avert a government shutdown, after the GOP-controlled US House voted 230-197 to pass a short-term...

Animal Protection Laws In The US - Where Does Your State Rank?

ANIMAL PROTECTION LAWS IN THE US - WHERE DOES YOUR STATE RANK?

The Animal Legal Defense Fund recently released its 12th annual ranking of the United States in terms of animal protection laws. The...

 
 
 
The House just voted to avoid a government shutdown, but the plan could still crash and burn in the Senate

THE HOUSE JUST VOTED TO AVOID A GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN, BUT THE PLAN COULD STILL CRASH AND BURN IN THE SENATE

The House passed a GOP-led bill to fund the government, slightly lowering the odds of a government shutdown. The bill passed by a vote...

What's the Best-and Worst-State in Terms of Animal Protection?

WHAT'S THE BEST-AND WORST-STATE IN TERMS OF ANIMAL PROTECTION?

We just received a news release about the best-and worst-states in terms of animal protection. Compared to last year's results, the...

 
 
 
The threat of a government shutdown is soaring - so Trump is stepping in to try and win over Republican hold-outs

THE THREAT OF A GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN IS SOARING - SO TRUMP IS STEPPING IN TO TRY AND WIN OVER REPUBLICAN HOLD-OUTS

Mark Wilson/Getty Images The government will shut down if no funding bill is passed by the end of Friday. Conservative House members...

Here's what happens if the government shuts down at the end of this week

HERE'S WHAT HAPPENS IF THE GOVERNMENT SHUTS DOWN AT THE END OF THIS WEEK

Congress has until the end of Friday to pass a bill to avoid a partial shutdown of the federal government, and a bill's passage does...

 
 
 
The Republican Party's own hardline conservatives could sidetrack their deal to avoid a government shutdown

THE REPUBLICAN PARTY'S OWN HARDLINE CONSERVATIVES COULD SIDETRACK THEIR DEAL TO AVOID A GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

Republicans are attempting to pass a short-term funding bill to keep the government open beyond the current Friday deadline. Conservative...

Accomplice Reloads With $205M Fund After Makeover

ACCOMPLICE RELOADS WITH $205M FUND AFTER MAKEOVER

Accomplice, one of the Boston area's prominent early-stage venture firms, has restocked its dry powder to invest in tech startups....

 
 
 
A government shutdown looms: What you need to know

A GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN LOOMS: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Lawmakers are scrambling to get the votes on a bill that would fund the government in the short-term, but what happens if they fail?

Home rental marketplace Apartment List raises $50 million

HOME RENTAL MARKETPLACE APARTMENT LIST RAISES $50 MILLION

Apartment List , A San Francisco-based apartment rental marketplace, has raised $50 million in a series C round of funding led by Passport...

 
 
 
JD leads investment in Vietnam-based e-commerce service Tiki

JD LEADS INVESTMENT IN VIETNAM-BASED E-COMMERCE SERVICE TIKI

JD.com, the Chinese e-commerce firm that rivals Alibaba, has continued its expansion in Southeast Asia with an investment in Vietnam-based...

French cryptocurrency storage startup Ledger raises $75 million

FRENCH CRYPTOCURRENCY STORAGE STARTUP LEDGER RAISES $75 MILLION

Ledger raises $75 million from Draper Espirit, FirstMark Capital, Cathay Innovations, and Korelya Capital. The Paris-based company...

 
 
 
Ledger raises another $70 million to become the leader in cryptocurrency hardware wallets

LEDGER RAISES ANOTHER $70 MILLION TO BECOME THE LEADER IN CRYPTOCURRENCY HARDWARE WALLETS

Ledger just raised an impressive Series B round of $70 million, led by Draper Esprit. The startup already raised a $7 million round...

Google is investing in Indonesia-based Uber rival Go-Jek

GOOGLE IS INVESTING IN INDONESIA-BASED UBER RIVAL GO-JEK

Google is backing invest in ride-hailing companies. The U.S. search firm and China's Meituan-Dianping are among the tech giants set...

 
 
 
C3 IoT, an almost failed startup founded by a colorful billionaire who was trampled by an elephant, has raised another $100 million

C3 IOT, AN ALMOST FAILED STARTUP FOUNDED BY A COLORFUL BILLIONAIRE WHO WAS TRAMPLED BY AN ELEPHANT, HAS RAISED ANOTHER $100 MILLION

C3 IoT has raised $100 million from investors that include U2 singer Bono and movie mogul Jeff Skoll. C3 IoT was founded by billionaire...

Republicans are using the health insurance of 9 million children as leverage to get Democrats to vote for the government shutdown bill

REPUBLICANS ARE USING THE HEALTH INSURANCE OF 9 MILLION CHILDREN AS LEVERAGE TO GET DEMOCRATS TO VOTE FOR THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN BILL

Republicans proposed a 6-year extension of the Children's Health Insurance Program as part of a funding bill to avoid a government...