One in 7 people in Nevada is living with diabetes, and the state is now pushing a new approach to tackle the cost of treatment

The state of Nevada is taking a new approach to tackling the rising price of prescription drugs with a new bill. The bill, introduced in March by state…

Fiat Chrysler’s CEO is betting Google’s self-driving tech is an ‘unbeatable solution’ (FCAU, GOOG)

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles turned in its best quarter ever for the first three months of 2017, and CEO Sergio Marchionne was in a good mood on the company’s…

MORGAN STANLEY: Nintendo’s Switch is ‘insufficiently priced into the stock’ (NINTENDO, NTDOY)

Nintendo‘s stock is in the middle of its best run in a decade. Shares of the video game console maker are up 61.14% in the last year at ¥27,620…

An economist at one of Europe’s biggest banks tells us why there’s ‘no need’ for a fully cashless society

LONDON – Ian Bright, a senior economist with Dutch bank ING, believes that society will never end up being truly cashless because there will always be some form…

US Steel is tanking after reporting an unexpected loss

US Steel is diving after reporting a loss for the first quarter of 2017. The adjusted $ 0.83 per share loss was far below analysts expectations of earnings…

The pros and cons of psychometric credit scoring

This story was delivered to BI Intelligence “Fintech Briefing” subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. As both fintech startups and incumbent banks wake up to…

British farms could turn to robots to deal with a post-Brexit labour crisis

LONDON — British farmers could turn to robots to fill gaps in their supply of labour if the UK’s exit from the European Union causes a shortage of…

Garry Kasparov: Putin skipped taking over Poland and went ‘straight to Wisconsin’

After giving a talk on the power of artificial intelligence at the TED 2017 conference in Vancouver, Canada, chess legend Garry Kasparov offered some thoughts on Vladimir Putin’s…

Economic anxiety has dropped since Trump was elected

People are feeling less anxious about the US economy since President Donald Trump won the election, according to a new Marketplace-Edison Research poll. Marketplace-Edison started its Economic Anxiety…

10 things you need to know before the opening bell (SPY, SPX, QQQ, DIA, CHOO)

Here is what you need to know. Macron and Le Pen move on in the French election. Centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right National Front candidate Marine Le Pen…

Here’s how to trade a geopolitical shock

Here’s how to trade a geopolitical shock. Join the conversation about this story » NOW WATCH: People are outraged by this shocking video showing a passenger forcibly dragged…

An Israeli startup armed with $45 million is taking on Google and Apple in the race to sell your personal data

Israel-based startup Otonomo is capitalizing on the fact that cars, once the symbol of American escapism, are becoming repositories of your personal data. Cars have only become connected…

Stanley Fischer defends the revolving door between Wall Street and the Fed —without mentioning he’s part of it

Federal Reserve Vice Chair Stanley Fischer’s academic and policy credentials are hard to match. During his days at MIT’s economics department, he was a teacher of teacher, lecturing…

The Brexit campaign got 61% of its funding from just 5 of Britain’s richest businessmen

The political campaign that led to Britain voting to leave the European Union on June 23 last year, was mainly funded by just five of Britain’s richest businessmen….

Traders are getting worried about the ‘place to be’ in the market (QQQ)

Tech companies are expected to have the best earnings season in the S&P 500 this quarter. Investors aren’t taking any chances. They’re snapping up options that protect against…