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Robinhood drops 8 percent after Nasdaq debut

The wildly popular stock-trading app was priced at $38 a share, the low end of its range.
  • Jul 29, 2021

Robinhood reveals new regulatory probes ahead of massive IPO

Regulators are asking about employee meme stock trading and whether its two founders complied with financial registration rules.
  • Jul 28, 2021

U.S. stocks hit record highs, with Dow breaching 35,000, even as delta variant concerns grow

The blue-chip index rebounds from its worst day of 2021 with a four-day win streak.
  • Jul 23, 2021

Delta variant fears send Dow tumbling more than 700 points in worst one-day decline of 2021

Global markets fall sharply amid growing anxiety about surging coronavirus cases and their potential to derail the economic recovery.
  • Jul 19, 2021

Wall Street powers through the first half of 2021 with U.S. stocks at record highs

The Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq are all up by double digits this year, as investors push past inflation and rate hike fears.
  • Jun 30, 2021

U.K. regulator cracks down on Binance, the world’s biggest cryptocurrency exchange

The order to cease regulated activity is the latest move by world governments to rein in crypto-related businesses.
  • Jun 28, 2021

A TikTok influencer brings cryptocurrency trading to the masses

CryptoWendyO is among a new class of influencers narrating the wild turns of global markets, redefining how younger audiences get their financial news and analysis.
  • Jun 24, 2021

Bitcoin slides, erasing nearly all 2021 gains, as China’s crackdown continues

The cryptocurrency market shed more than $100 billion in value overnight and temporarily pushed bitcoin below $30,000.
  • Jun 22, 2021

Stocks slide as Dow records worst week since October, investors concerned about future interest rate hikes

The blue-chip index tumbles more than 400 points after the Fed signals plans to back away from record-low interest rates sooner than projected.
  • Jun 18, 2021

The Biden administration seeks to rally allies and the private sector against the ransomware threat

Pressure is mounting for companies and federal agencies to crack down on such cyberattacks.
  • Jun 4, 2021