Bitcoin notched a fresh all-time high Wednesday as investors cheered the successful launch of the first U.S. bitcoin futures exchange-traded fund. The world’s largest cryptocurrency climbed more than 4 percent to $66,893.22 by noon ET, topping a previous record of...
The bitcoin bull market is showing no signs of slowing down. Bitcoin, the world's most valuable cryptocurrency, hit a new all-time high of nearly $67,000 Wednesday, topping the previous record set in April. Bitcoin prices have surged 50% this month,...
Cryptocurrency investors finally got what they've been clamoring for as the first bitcoin-linked, exchange-traded fund launched Tuesday. The ProShares Bitcoin Strategy ETF began trading at $40 a share under the ticker symbol "BITO" and finished the day up 5%. The...
When you buy shares of a publicly traded company, you’re a part owner and, in theory, have a right to vote on some important matters that come before that company’s board of directors. Yet millions of people have had virtually...
Workers are saying enough is enough. And many of them are either hitting the picket lines or quitting their jobs as a result. The changing dynamics of the US labor market, which has put employees rather than employers in the driver's...
As the world economy struggles to find its footing, the resurgence of the coronavirus and supply chain chokeholds threaten to hold back the global recovery’s momentum, a closely watched report warned on Tuesday. The overall growth rate will remain near...
A trio of economists were awarded the Nobel Prize on Monday for showing that precise — and surprising — answers to some of society's most pressing questions can be gleaned from experiments rooted in real life. David Card was recognized...
Cumulative change in jobs since before the pandemic –20 –15 –10 –5 mil. April June Sept. Jan. ’21 April –5 million jobs since Feb. 2020 +17.4 million since April 2020 +194,000 in September 152.5 million jobs in February 2020 Data is seasonally adjusted. Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics By Ella Koeze Job growth slowed to the...
This story is part of As Equals, CNN's ongoing series on gender inequality. For information about how the series is funded and more, check out our FAQs. Linda Yuen Lambrecht stands in front of a webcam, with the space from...
A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business' Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can sign up right here. We hate to be the bearers of bad news. But the pandemic just keeps delivering setbacks for...

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