August 2, 2021

House Republicans published a report blaming the COVID-19 outbreak on a Chinese lab leak, but the US intelligence community has yet to back the theory

Guards stand outside the Wuhan Institute of Virology. Hector Retamal/AFP via Getty Republicans on the House Foreign Affairs Committee released a report blaming COVID-19 on […]
August 2, 2021

Zelle records explosive Q2 growth but faces tight competition from peer-to-peer payments rivals

Zelle processed a whopping 436 million transactions worth $120 billion. And as the peer-to-peer payments space expands, it can target small businesses to capture more […]
August 2, 2021

Square jumps 7% after it agrees to $29 billion acquisition of buy now, pay later firm Afterpay

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey on stage at the Bitcoin 2021 Convention, a crypto-currency conference in Miami. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Shares of Square jumped as much […]
August 2, 2021

US stocks gain as 2nd-quarter earnings continue to impress investors

Xinhua/Wang Ying/ Getty Images US stocks edged higher on Monday as second-quarter earnings continued to impress investors. Profit growth among S&P 500 companies is seeing […]
August 2, 2021

Analyst 'buy' ratings are at a nearly 20-year high as bullish sentiment sweeps markets

A man sits on the Wall street bull near the New York Stock Exchange Spencer Platt/Getty Images Bullish analyst sentiment is at an 18-year high, […]
August 2, 2021

8 things baristas want you to know about coffee shop etiquette

Coffee shop owners and baristas Kat Möller and Luka Sanchez. Courtesy photos/Insider Insider spoke with over 15 baristas to ask about proper coffee shop etiquette. […]
August 2, 2021

Transmission among vaccinated people could raise the risk of a variant that can evade vaccines

Hello, Welcome to Insider Healthcare. I'm Lydia Ramsey Pflanzer, and today in healthcare news: Vaccinated transmission could raise the risk of a variant that can […]
August 2, 2021

Billionaire investor Vinod Khosla explains why he backed HealthifyMe after passing on the AI-powered startup

Vinod Khosla. Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch Vinod Khosla invested in HealthifyMe after passing on the startup a few years ago. The venture capitalist told […]
August 2, 2021

Calling all nominations for Insider's 2021 class of Wall Street rising stars

We're looking for the next crop of rising stars on Wall Street. Samantha Lee/Business Insider Insider is putting together a power list of the young […]
August 2, 2021

Late-stage insurtechs take lion's share of record-breaking Q2 funding

Q2 insurtech funding is the largest on record. But just 15 late-stage deals accounted for two-thirds of the total, putting newcomers at an even steeper […]