Coinbase has been extremely active with its ’12 Days of Coinbase’ marketing initiative. The cryptocurrency exchange has been releasing daily updates on its company for the last ten days. Yesterday’s announcement was the biggest yet. Coinbase Moves $5 Billion On day one, the cryptocurrency exchange announced that its users could buy e-gift cards from a wallet
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The executives of UPbit, one of South Korea’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, have been formally charged by the country’s prosecutors. According to a report from CoinDesk Korea on Friday, the Prosecutors’ Office of the southern district of Seoul has indicted three senior staff members, including founder Song Chi-Hyung, on charges of fraud. The executives are alleged to have
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Developer Replay Destinations has announced the launch of a world-class Caribbean resort called Half Moon Bay Antigua.Half Moon Bay Antigua One world-class Caribbean setting is going to become even more unrivaled starting in summer 2019. That’s when Half Moon Bay Antigua, a low-density, 132-acre resort, is slated to begin construction in Antigua, the favorite vacation
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You might expect a 70-year-old mutual fund with $74 billion in assets to be set in its ways. But the Franklin Income Fund’s holdings have gone through big changes in recent years. Ed Perks, the fund’s lead manager, described those shifts as well as the uncertain investing landscape of 2018 and what he sees ahead.
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Manufacturers report expansion “continued to grow but remained subdued” in December, and the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia Report on Business respondents showed price indexes were positive, but again lower than earlier this year. The general business conditions index decreased to 9.4 from 12.9. Economists surveyed by IFR Markets predicted a reading of 15.0 for
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It may feel like the stock market is collapsing, but investors would be better served to “sit tight” and wait for a bounce rather than selling stocks at their lows, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Thursday after a brutal day for the major averages. “Here’s the problem: we had a lot of companies report and they
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Dustin DeVan and BuildingConnected are joining Autodesk for $275 million.Gary Sexton Autodesk’s construction software business is getting its second acquisition-fueled jolt of the past few weeks. The company announced on Thursday that it is acquiring startup BuildingConnected for $275 million. The acquisition of BuildingConnected comes exactly one month after Autodesk announced plans to acquire PlanGrid,
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Bitcoin’s ongoing recovery rally faces a major obstacle that could impede progress towards $5,000, according to the technical charts. The leading cryptocurrency by market capitalization jumped to a two-week high of $4,108 earlier today, validating the short-term bearish-to-bullish trend change confirmed earlier this week. Notably, the break above the psychological hurdle of $4,000 looks sustainable, as 24-hour
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In some cases, buying shares of companies facing lawsuits can pay off if you’re patient and willing to withstand headline risk, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Wednesday. Right now, there are five high-profile situations “where lawsuits are or could be front and center” for stocks, Cramer said: the Qualcomm-Apple dispute, the lawsuits facing Johnson & Johnson
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SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Thursday’s session are Lululemon Athletica Inc., Finisar Corp., and Target Corp. Lululemon Athletica LULU, -5.60%  is projected to report first-quarter earnings of 32 cents a share, according to a consensus survey by FactSet. “We believe, given the stock’s performance
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Coinbase users can begin trading cryptocurrencies directly with other cryptocurrencies, the exchange startup said Monday. The company is adding support for crypto-to-crypto trading for its retail customers, adding a feature that has long been available to professional cryptocurrency trading services, said product manager Anna Marie Clifton. Users on Coinbase.com, as well as the Android and
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Even with mortgage rates at the lowest level in three months, homebuyers are pulling away from the housing market. Mortgage application volume fell 5.8 percent last week from the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s seasonally adjusted report. Volume was 17 percent lower than a year ago. Purchase volume drove the decline, falling
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David Einhorn, president of Greenlight Capital Inc., speaks. Photographer: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg Famed hedge fund investor David Einhorn is having a brutal year. He’s down over 18% in 2018, posting one of the worst performances in the entire hedge fund industry. Surprisingly, it could have been worse for Einhorn. Despite his losses, Einhorn actually dodged a big bullet in
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