Exxon SEC Probe Highlights Concerns Over Inflated Shale Reserves

The Securities and Exchange Commission has been largely silent on the financial wreckage of the U.S. shale industry in recent years, but that may be about to change. The top U.S. financial regulator’s reported investigation into how Exxon Mobil Corp. values shale assets follows years of concerns about the industry’s rosy projections, which have left hundreds of billions of dollars […]

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Asian Shares Fall In Cautious Trading

Asian stocks fell on Monday as U.S. President Donald Trump faces another impeachment this week over the Capitol riot and investors looked for signs of improvements in earnings. Chinese shares ended sharply lower after data showed the country’s factory prices fell at the slowest pace in ten months. Consumer prices in China were up 0.2 percent year-on-year in December, the […]

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SolarWinds hackers nearly breached cybersecurity firm Palo Alto Networks — here's how it fended off disaster

The $36 billion security firm Palo Alto Networks almost fell victim to the hackers behind the massive SolarWinds attacks. The firm detected an intrusion in late 2020 but isolated the issue before hackers could access anything, an exec told Insider. It assumed it was a one-off hack attempt until the SolarWinds news broke and advises firms to "isolate" threats. Visit […]

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Seedrs reaches platform investments milestone

Seedrs has facilitated $1.28 billion in crowdfunding via its online platform after successfully adapting to pandemic-induced challenges. And its upcoming Crowdcube merger likely further accelerate investment activity  Insider Intelligence publishes hundreds of insights, charts, and forecasts on the Fintech industry with the Fintech Briefing. You can learn more about subscribing here. The UK-based online crowdfunding platform has surpassed £1 billion […]

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Brexit Is Driving Top Dealmakers Out of London and Into the EU

The new rules for the bankers who made London financial capital of Europe are still uncertain after Brexit, but one outcome is already clear: a stream of dealmakers across the English Channel. While thousands of traders and salespeople have already made the move, the next wave is likely to include the high-flyers who advise on strategy, mergers and capital raising, […]

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Virus Resurgence Leaves South Africa at Risk of Oxygen Shortfall

Sign up to our Next Africa newsletter and follow Bloomberg Africa on Twitter Medical-grade oxygen usage is surging in South Africa amid a second wave of coronavirus infections, leaving suppliers struggling to keep pace with demand. As infection rates and deaths reach records, Air Liquide SA, Afrox Healthcare Ltd. and Air Products are boosting deliveries to hospitals, with some now […]

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WOOF! Petco Soars In First Day Trading

Pet care retailer Petco Health and Wellness Company Inc.’s shares surged around 63% in the first day trading on Thursday after the Initial Public Offering, reflecting strong demand for pets as majority of people are confined to their homes during the Covid-19 pandemic crisis. On the Nasdaq, the shares, which are trading under the ticker symbol WOOF, opened at $26, […]

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THE STATE OF VIRTUAL CARE IN THE US: The coronavirus is pushing telehealth into the mainstream — here's how traditional healthcare players are using it to retain business now and where the market is headed

  This is a preview of the Business Insider Intelligence The State of Virtual Care in the US premium research report. Purchase this report here. Business Insider Intelligence offers even more healthcare coverage with our Digital Health Briefing. Subscribe today to receive industry-changing health news and analysis to your inbox. The coronavirus pandemic has been a watershed moment for telehealth […]

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Danny Masterson Pleads Not Guilty To Rape Charges, Faces 45 Years If Convicted; Actor Expected Back In Court In March – Update

UPDATED, 12:30 PM: After several delays and postponements, Danny Masterson on Wednesday finally entered a plea to multiple rape charges, sort of. That ’70s Show actor was not actually in court in downtown Los Angeles this morning for the arraignment hearing. However, his main defense lawyer Tom Mesereau said his client was pleading not guilty to claims that he sexually […]

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More than 200 coronavirus vaccines are still in development as the initial vaccine rollout ramps up. Here's how experts anticipate 2021 playing out.

A handful of coronavirus vaccines are now being rolled out around the world.  Over 200 more vaccine candidates are in development, despite facing a higher bar to get to market. Insider talked with leading vaccine developers and industry analysts to see how the vaccine landscape will change in 2021. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. As the first coronavirus […]

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