Major Wall Street banks have been investing in blockchain technology for years now, but few products have yet to actually reach the market. That’s because we’re still in a “proof of concept” phase, according to new Morgan Stanley research published this week.  “Whilst Blockchain, or distributed ledger technology, has been around for a number of […]

Ernst & Young Mitch Berlin Deal announcements and closures dominate M&A headlines but rarely do we read about what happens in between and after.  That is where the heavy lifting is, and it can dictate the deal’s success. Companies face significant challenges as they try to align on management, culture, and strategy. This can sometimes […]

Sean Gallup/Getty Images A Tesla vehicle being recharged. One of the factors that gets consumers off the fence about electric-car ownership is the tax break, both federal and in some states. But the credits vary, depending on manufacturer — and issue is more prominent for some carmakers, especially Tesla, which was recently clonked at gonzo […]

A wave of new preventive migraine medications are on the horizon.  The migraine market is huge. An estimated 38 million Americans have migraines — and Dr. Eric Pearlman, a medical fellow at Lilly, one of the companies developing these treatments, told Business Insider that about 15 million of those migraine sufferers would be eligible for preventive treatment.  Migraines are a chronic […]

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Le Pigeon in Portland, Oregon. It’s been less than a year since the owners of Portland, Oregon-based sister restaurants Le Pigeon and Little Bird Bistro decided to enforce a no-tipping policy. Now they’re bringing it back, Eater reported last week.  Le Pigeon and Little Bird Bistro, both co-owned by Chef Gabriel […]

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 […]