20 food tech startups worth keeping an eye on, according to investors

European food tech startups raised $6.3 billion in 2022 — down from $10.9 billion in 2021, but ahead of 2020’s $3.2 billion. Grocery delivery company Getir’s $768 million Series E. The March 2022 raise came out on top as the biggest round of the year, according to Dealroom, and the Austrian food tech ecosystem made … Read more

Shares closed mixed as investors assessed the flood of profits

US stocks recovered heavy losses to close mixed on Wednesday after lackluster expectations from Microsoft (MSFT) and other companies announcing earnings weighed on the market for most of the session. The S&P 500 (^GSPC) was just below flat, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average (^DJI) turned positive, capping the day just above break-even. The technology-heavy … Read more

Jeff Bezos might sell The Washington Post to buy the leaders: investors

Does Jeff Bezos love football more than he loves newspapers? This is a question being asked around the nation’s capital as the NFL franchise hits the block. Chatter is mounting that the billionaire Amazon founder is looking to pave the way for buying The Washington Commanders by selling the Washington Post — with speculation fueled … Read more

Why overconfidence bias may cost investors

Prasit Photo | moment | Getty Images Your investment ego could cost you big bucks. The “overconfidence bias” is the behavioral principle of overestimating one’s abilities, including financial acumen. And while confidence isn’t a bad thing, it can have harmful results—if you don’t have the chops to back it up. “It should come as no … Read more

Could gold continue to rally as ETF investors continue to ignore the market?

Welcome to Kitco News’ Outlook 2023 series. Uncertainty continues to dominate financial markets as central bank monetary policies push the global economy into recession to calm inflation. Stay tuned to Kitco News to learn from the experts on how to navigate the turbulent financial markets in 2023. (Kitco News) – The new year is proving … Read more

GoMechanic advances 70% after investors find founders’ ‘intentionally wrong facts’ • TechCrunch

To get a roundup of the biggest and most important TechCrunch stories delivered to your inbox every day at 3pm PST, head over to TechCrunch. Subscribe here. Hey Crunchers! The heavy freight train of tech news keeps rolling (and sometimes off) the tracks. Apropos tracks, we just got a little haired with this awesome music … Read more

Major banks set aside $4 billion for the recession. Investors are more bullish: morning briefing

This article first appeared in The Morning Brief. Get the morning briefing sent straight to your inbox by Register here. Saturday, January 14, 2022 Today’s newsletter by Miles Oddland, Head of News at Yahoo Finance. Follow him on Twitter @employee and on linkedin. Read this and more market news on the go Yahoo finance app. … Read more

Why Some Black Investors Are Still “Playing” Cryptocurrency Despite Winter, FTX

Illustration: Megan Robinson / Axios The cryptocurrency bear market hasn’t spooked some black investors, who originally embraced the sector as a way to build wealth. why does it matter: Overnight, battered bitcoin rose again above $20,000 after staying near $16,000 for weeks. But the cryptocurrency winter wiped out billions from the cryptocurrency market value. Meanwhile, … Read more