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FTX to Seek $1.5B in New Funding Round at $32B Valuation: Report

FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried is looking to raise a total of $1.5 billion for the global cryptocurrency derivatives exchange and U.S. affiliate, FTX.US, The Information reported Friday, citing two unnamed sources “with knowledge of the matter.”The funding round would potentially value FTX at $32 billion and FTX.US at $8 billion, the article said, citing one […]

Goldman Looking Into Bitcoin-Backed Lending as Jobs Report Disappoints

This episode is sponsored by NYDIG. Download this episode On this edition of “The Breakdown Weekly Recap,” NLW covers: The latest jobs report and what it means for Fed policy Comments from SEC Chair Gensler and a House crypto hearing next week The latest institutional bitcoin news from Fidelity and Goldman Sachs See also: Warren […]

Bitcoin Drops $9K in an Hour

Some are using this fall as an opportunity to “buy the dip.” El Salvador President Nayib Bukele, whose country holds bitcoin on its balance sheet and has purchased coins during previous dips, announced another purchase of 150 BTC for around $48,700 each. Source link

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ironSource Exceeds Q3 Revenue Expectations

ironSource Ltd. (IS) reported third-quarter results, with in-line earnings and revenues topping analyst expectations. IS, which is a business platform for the app economy, also raised its FY2021 guidance and provided a fourth-quarter outlook above analyst expectations. Q3 Revenue Beat, EPS In-Line The company’s revenues jumped 60% year-over-year to $140.4 million, exceeding consensus estimates of $129.37 […]

Oracle Extends Partnership with Airtel to Boost Digital Economy

Oracle (ORCL) has extended its partnership with India’s premier communications solutions provider, Bharti Airtel, to offer a wide range of cloud solutions to over 1 million enterprise customers in India. The partnership will aid India in its digital transformation endeavors. Shares of the multinational computer technology company have gained 64% over the past year. (See Oracle […]

Volatility: Use your “explore” investments to tame it

Further, emerging markets could be a key driver of global economic growth over the next few decades and may offer compelling long-term growth prospects for Canadian investors. Investors who want to capitalize on powerful consumer trends within key markets, particularly Asia, that may be overlooked by index-based emerging markets strategies, could consider the recently launched […]

CAE Swings to Profit in Q2; Shares Plunge

Shares of CAE (CAE) plunged 10% Thursday despite the company reporting a big jump in revenue and profit in the third quarter of 2021. The world leader in aviation training missed expectations as pilots’ use of its signature flight simulator plummeted. (See Insiders’ Hot Stocks on TipRanks) Revenue & Earnings Revenue came in at C$814.9 million in […]

Pharmaceuticals, health and wellness

Novartis’ Sandoz yanks one lot of deep vein thrombosis injectable after exposure to heat during shipping

A steamy shipping glitch has forced Novartis’ generics unit to yank a batch of deep vein thrombosis meds from U.S. shelves.  Sandoz is recalling one lot of enoxaparin sodium injection single-dose syringes after part of the batch was exposed to high temperatures during shipping. The balmy conditions may have “significantly impacted” the drug’s effectiveness, Sandoz […]

Bayer pads blockbuster case for Nubeqa with phase 3 win in metastatic prostate cancer

Bayer’s blockbuster hopes for Nubeqa just got a little brighter, thanks to a phase 3 trial win that could result in the drug reaching more patients.  A combination of Bayer’s androgen receptor inhibitor Nubeqa plus standard of care trumped standard care alone at prolonging the lives of men with metastatic hormone-sensitive prostate cancer (mHSPC), data […]

Fierce Pharma Asia—China’s insulin price cut; Astellas-Dyno gene therapy deal; Fujifilm’s U.K. investment

Novo Nordisk, Sanofi and Eli Lilly offered big discounts for their insulin products in China. Astellas partnered with Dyno Therapeutics on viral vectors for gene therapy. Fujifilm is pouring $530 million into its U.K. facility. And more. 1. Novo Nordisk, Sanofi and Eli Lilly cut insulin prices and lose share in China’s latest cost squeeze […]

AstraZeneca blocks investor group’s $7.6B buyout of rare disease specialist Sobi: report

After its $39 billion takeover of Alexion, AstraZeneca has reportedly scuppered an investor group’s proposed buyout of another rare disease drugmaker. The company was worried one of its former respiratory meds could be sold to competitors, Bloomberg reports. By holding back an 8% stake in Swedish Orphan Biovitrum (Sobi), AstraZeneca effectively repelled a $7.6 billion […]

Blockchain

FTX to Seek $1.5B in New Funding Round at $32B Valuation: Report

FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried is looking to raise a total of $1.5 billion for the global cryptocurrency derivatives exchange and U.S. affiliate, FTX.US, The Information reported Friday, citing two unnamed sources “with knowledge of the matter.” The funding round would potentially value FTX at $32 billion and FTX.US at $8 billion, the article said, citing […]

Goldman Looking Into Bitcoin-Backed Lending as Jobs Report Disappoints

This episode is sponsored by NYDIG. Download this episode On this edition of “The Breakdown Weekly Recap,” NLW covers: The latest jobs report and what it means for Fed policy Comments from SEC Chair Gensler and a House crypto hearing next week The latest institutional bitcoin news from Fidelity and Goldman Sachs See also: Warren […]

Bitcoin Drops $9K in an Hour

Some are using this fall as an opportunity to “buy the dip.” El Salvador President Nayib Bukele, whose country holds bitcoin on its balance sheet and has purchased coins during previous dips, announced another purchase of 150 BTC for around $48,700 each. Source link

How ‘Fast Money’ Will Shape the Future

As money gets faster, and especially in the kind of loose monetary environment we’re in now, the analyst is increasingly left in the dust. In his place, decisions both by investors and allocators (VCs) will increasingly be based on what you might call “money vibes.” The power of memes and social media discourse in driving […]

A directory listing for active private placement offerings

Greenway

Raising $5,000,000

Led by the team from DelFresco Pure, this cannabis company boasts an illustrious track-record of growing and distributing. Check out the pre-IPO opportunity before Greenway goes public.

Terms

$0.10 per share

Fire & Flower

Raising $5,000,000

Publicly traded on the TSX.V, Fire & Flower is a growth-oriented cannabis company engaged in the production and sale of medical cannabis. Learn more about Fire & Flower here.

Terms

$0.10 per share

Harvest One Cannabis

Raising $5,000,000

This cannabis company focuses on health and wellness products for medicinal and recreational use. Learn more about Harvest One to see if they’re the missing piece to your portfolio.

Terms

$0.10 per share