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Ocean V3 Brings Wave of Data Monetization Tools to Ethereum

A third and all-encompassing version of Ocean Protocol has been released, fleshing out its vision for “datatokens” and decentralized data marketplaces.Announced Tuesday, Ocean v3 brings the Ocean data market proposal to life with Ethereum-based datatokens, as well as a range of other features like initial data offerings (IDOs), staking, automated market making (AMM) functionality and […]

Special Distributions from Long-Term Asset Pools: Counting the Costs

A global pandemic, a rapid spike in market volatility, and a renewed push for social reform, among other events, have acted as catalysts for change in the United States this year. Individuals, businesses, and institutions are stretched thin as they combat the fallout from COVID-19 and the resulting economic crisis. As a result, investors must […]

FDA won’t require manufacturing inspections for emergency COVID-19 vaccine use: Bloomberg

As the leading COVID-19 vaccines move closer to potential emergency use, the research and regulatory processes have been intensely scrutinized. But there’s one area that hasn’t seen as much attention so far—manufacturing facility inspections. COVID-19 vaccine developers seeking FDA emergency use authorizations won’t have to undergo pre-approval site inspections, agency official Jerry Weir said at the FDA’s open […]

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Special Distributions from Long-Term Asset Pools: Counting the Costs

A global pandemic, a rapid spike in market volatility, and a renewed push for social reform, among other events, have acted as catalysts for change in the United States this year. Individuals, businesses, and institutions are stretched thin as they combat the fallout from COVID-19 and the resulting economic crisis. As a result, investors must […]

Seagate’s 1Q Sales Miss; Analyst Raises PT

Seagate Technology shares declined over 2% on Friday after the data storage company’s 1Q sales declined 10.2% to $2.31 billion from the year-ago quarter and fell short of the consensus estimate of $2.34 billion. Its earnings of $0.93 per share declined 9.7% year-over-year but came ahead of the Street consensus of $0.88. Seagate (STX) raised […]

Making sense of the markets this week: October 26

Each week, Cut the Crap Investing founder Dale Roberts shares financial headlines and offers context for Canadian investors. The pandemic holiday season is near This will be our first “global pandemic holiday season.” That phrase does not have a nice festive ring to it, I know. And it might not be full of good cheer. […]

Intel Sinks 9% As 3Q Data-Center Sales Disappoint

Shares of Intel Corp. slipped about 9.4% in extended trading on Thursday after the semiconductor giant’s data-center group’s sales of $5.9 billion fell short of analysts’ expectations of $6.2 billion and declined 7% year-over-year. Intel’s (INTC) 3Q revenues declined 4% year-over-year to $18.3 billion but surpassed the consensus estimates of $18.2 billion. Meanwhile, its 3Q […]

Pharmaceuticals, health and wellness

FDA won’t require manufacturing inspections for emergency COVID-19 vaccine use: Bloomberg

As the leading COVID-19 vaccines move closer to potential emergency use, the research and regulatory processes have been intensely scrutinized. But there’s one area that hasn’t seen as much attention so far—manufacturing facility inspections. COVID-19 vaccine developers seeking FDA emergency use authorizations won’t have to undergo pre-approval site inspections, agency official Jerry Weir said at the FDA’s open […]

Former Indivior CEO gets 6 months in jail for role in Suboxone marketing scheme

Battling a longrunning federal probe into marketing of its opioid addiction therapy Suboxone Film, Indivior and a former parent company have been rocked by a series of massive settlements in recent years. Now, a former executive who headed the scheme is facing jail time and a hefty fine for his role.  Shaun Thaxter, a former […]

Deaths rattle South Korea’s seasonal flu vaccination, but authority presses ahead with free scheme

South Korea is preparing to fight two infectious diseases this winter: the novel coronavirus and the flu. But reports of deaths after flu shot vaccination may jeopardize the second effort. As of Friday afternoon local time, 36 people have died in Korea after getting flu shots, including a 17-year-old high schooler, Korea Biomedical Review reported. […]

Merck, Pfizer pneumonia vaccines running low in EU as researchers fight COVID-19: report

As COVID-19 continues to rage worldwide, health authorities worry that a perfect storm of the novel coronavirus, pneumonia and seasonal flu could overtake hospital systems. Now, two major pneumococcal vaccines are already seeing shortages in the EU, which could be an ill omen for the coming months. Merck & Co.’s Pneumovax 23 and Pfizer’s Prevnar […]

Blockchain

Ocean V3 Brings Wave of Data Monetization Tools to Ethereum

A third and all-encompassing version of Ocean Protocol has been released, fleshing out its vision for “datatokens” and decentralized data marketplaces. Announced Tuesday, Ocean v3 brings the Ocean data market proposal to life with Ethereum-based datatokens, as well as a range of other features like initial data offerings (IDOs), staking, automated market making (AMM) functionality […]

Harvest Finance Token Plummets 65% After Attack Saps DeFi Site of TVL

A possible exploit in decentralized finance (DeFi) protocol Harvest Finance has sent the platform’s native token, FARM, tumbling by 65% in less than an hour, according to CoinGecko. According to reports surfacing early Monday, upwards of $25 million in value has been drained from Harvest Finance pools and swapped for renBTC (rBTC) by an unknown […]

Bitcoin Price Closes Above $13K for First Time Since January 2018 Driven by a Flurry of Good News

Bitcoin had previously failed to close above $13,000 every day since Jan. 15, 2018. Source link

IBM-R3 Pact Shows Tech Trumps Tribe in Enterprise Blockchain

News this week that R3 and IBM are working together raised eyebrows, because each entity has been on different and competing sides since the early days of enterprise blockchain. From next month, the commercial version of Corda (the version big banks and the like are paying R3 for) will be made available via IBM’s LinuxOne […]

A directory listing for active private placement offerings

Greenway

Raising $5,000,000

Led by the team from DelFresco Pure, this cannabis company boasts an illustrious track-record of growing and distributing. Check out the pre-IPO opportunity before Greenway goes public.

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$0.50 per share

Frontier Wellness Management

Frontier Wellness Management is raising funds to finance an expansion into Spain’s watershed cannabinoid market. Investors now have the opportunity to purchase stock in Frontier Wellness Management before it’s listed on a public exchange.

Prime Meridian Resources

PMR is a resource mining company operating in Minnesota and Michigan. They became publicly traded in April, 2019, and are building value through rapid development.