Bitcoin Nears Record Highs

Bitcoin Nears Record Highs






Bitcoin Nears Record Highs Bitcoin Hits 3-year Peak, Nears Record High on US ETF Approval Talk Bitcoin hit its highest levels in more than 3 years Thursday and came within $3 of an all-time high, on speculation that the 1st Bitcoin ETF (exchange-traded fund) is set to receive approval from the US financial regulator. Traditional […]






Again, the Polls are Wrong About the Popularity of President Donald Trump

Again, the Polls are Wrong About the Popularity of President Donald Trump






Again, the Polls are Wrong About the Popularity of President Donald Trump The pollsters are at it again, misrepresenting the opposition to US President Donald Trump, as White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer addressed the subject Friday. A CNN/ORC poll revealed Friday a 44% approval rating for President Trump, the lowest ever for a newly […]






Rex Tillerson Approved by Senate Committee as US Secretary of State

Rex Tillerson Approved by Senate Committee as US Secretary of State






Rex Tillerson Approved by Senate Committee as US Secretary of State The US Senate Foreign Relations Committee approved President Donald Trump’s choice for Secretary of State. The panel recommend Rex Tillerson’s nomination to the full Senate, where the former CEO of Exxon Mobil (NYSE:XOM) is almost certain to be confirmed by the Republican-led chamber. Sen. […]






Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update






Medical Marijuana Update The DEA has clarified that it still considers CBD to be illegal, Arkansas moves forward on implementation of its new program, Michigan gets legal dispensaries and a favorable court ruling, and more.  National Last Wednesday, DEA clarified that, yes, it still considers CBD to be illegal. The DEA added a new code […]






Bank of Shanghai to Float a Public Offering

Bank of Shanghai to Float a Public Offering






Bank of Shanghai to Float a Public Offering Bank of Shanghai has been given permission for an IPO on the Shanghai bourse, the latest of China’s small and medium-sized lenders to go public after nearly a decade of approval suspension. The China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) announced the decision Friday evening. According to the bank’s […]






Charter-Time Warner Cable Tie-up Gets DOJ Approval

Charter-Time Warner Cable Tie-up Gets DOJ Approval






Charter-Time Warner Cable Tie-up Gets DOJ Approval $CHTR, $TWC The FCC still must approve the acquisition, Chairman Tom Wheeler signaled his support Monday. Monday, the US Justice Department (DOJ) approved the planned acquisition of both Time Warner Cable (NYSE:TWC) and Bright House Networks by Charter Communications (NASDAQ:CHTR), the tie-up still needs FCC approval. Shortly after […]