Investing

  • Cash-strapped SoundCloud gets new funds and top management

    FRANKFURT (Reuters) – SoundCloud, the world’s most popular streaming music app, but one that has struggled to find a profitable business model, said it received new funding on Friday, insulating it from potentially running out of cash this year. The company, which laid off 40 percent of its staff...
  • Inspire Investing unveils first faith-based bond ETF

    Silicon Valley-based Inspire Investing has launched the Inspire Corporate Bond Impact ETF (NYSE: IBD), the first ETF to invest in the corporate bonds of companies aligned with biblical values. The fund provides a low cost, passively managed means for investors to invest in alignment with Christian values by supporting causes such...
  • FINANCIAL LITERACY: What’s the Difference Between the Dow, S&P 500, and Nasdaq?

      When stock market pundits talk about market outlook and performance, they’ll often look to the movement of three benchmark indices: the S&P 500, The Dow Jones Industrial Average, or the Nasdaq. In this infographic, the key differences between these are outlined. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is the...
  • The tab for lunch with Warren Buffett: $2.7 million

    An anonymous bidder paid just shy of $2.7 million Friday to enjoy a power lunch with billionaire investor Warren Buffett. The annual auction, which benefits Glide Foundation, a San Francisco charity, was held on eBay’s website. The winner could almost be said to have got a bargain, with this...