J. Scott Applewhite/AP Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) has sent a letter to Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals, asking the company for details about the pricing of its pain medication, Ofirmev. Ofirmev can be used as a safer alternative to opioids, and Mallinckrodt acquired the drug in 2014 when it purchased Cadence Pharmaceuticals for $ […]

Sarah Jacobs 1792, the restaurant inside The New York Stock Exchange. Upstairs at the New York Stock Exchange, above the hustle and bustle of the famous trading floor, sits a restaurant called 1792. To be granted permission to dine at 1792, you must be an employee of the NYSE, an invited client, or part of a […]

Google Google employees form a Google “G.” Global research and advisory firm Universum has released its 2017 ranking of the most attractive employers in the UK for business and engineering students.  The company surveyed 45,952 students from 109 universities and asked them to share their views on careers and employers. We honed in on the responses […]

Reuters Jim Chanos, founder of Kynikos Associates Jim Chanos just presented his short thesis for Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals, a company that generates most of its revenue from one drug — Acthar. At the same time, he slammed the company that exclusively distributes Acthar for Mallinckrodt, Express Scripts. Express Scripts is a pharmacy benefit manager, which means […]

Seedrs Seedrs cofounder and CEO Jeff Lynn LONDON — British crowdfunding platform Seedrs is launching a secondary market, allowing investors who back startups on the platform to cash out earlier than they otherwise would be able to. Seedrs announced on Monday that it is launching a secondary market, giving investors the opportunity to trade private shares. […]

Please enable Javascript to watch this video A former CTO of Microsoft, Nathan Myhrvold founded Microsoft’s Research division in 1991, a team that now has legions of researchers working in labs all over the world. Appearing on the latest episode of The Bottom Line with Henry Blodget, Myhrvold says Microsoft remains one of the few companies today with a […]