In venture capital, its still the age of the unicorn

Howie Xu At the time, the piece defined a new breed of startup — the $1 billion privately held company. When Lee did her first count, there were 39 “unicorns”; an improbable, but not impossible number.. Today, the once-scarce unicorn has become a global herd with 376 companies on the…

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Medicaid Wins Big On Election Day

In Idaho, 62 percent of voters backed the Medicaid expansion, and 53 percent of Nebraska voters backed their initiative, according to The Associated Press. In Utah, the election hadn’t officially been called early Wednesday morning, but with 75 percent of precincts reporting, 54 percent of voters chose to expand Medicaid,…

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China’s trade war woes won’t go away after Democrats’ midterm gains

Beijing (CNN)The Democrats have retaken the US House of Representatives, dealing a major blow to President Donald Trump’s domestic agenda, but if anxious politicians in Beijing think that means a reprieve from the White House, they should think again. Even if the House wanted to, the power to slap tariffs…

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Is rent cheaper in the next street?

Chart showing rent in Londons priciest postcodes versus the cheapest postcodes. Search for an area above or Select one below to explore map Explore another area Birmingham Glasgow Leeds Full results for this area Interactive map Zoom map out – Cardiff London Manchester For one-bedroom flats, rent in the most…

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