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Top 5 FinTech Podcasts

Some might argue that FinTech is the future, but what is it? Well, if you don’t know – FinTech or Financial Technology are programs or technology that’s used for banking or finance services. It has been used to automate things like insurance,...

What is Fintech?

In the age of technology, there’s no wonder why Fintech is increasing in popularity. Fintech, which is short for Financial Technology, a business that provides financial services through the use of modern technology and software. Target market Anyone born in the early...

Genetic Editing Human Clinical Trials to Begin

CRISPR (i.e. clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeat), a segment of gene editing treatment that is thought to be one of the cutting edge developments in genetic engineering, is finally approaching clinical trials to be used on humans. Many are hopeful...

Internet Billionaire Sean Parker Behind First CRISPR Test

MIT Technology Review had some interesting news to break today: the first proposed test of CRISPR gene-editing technology in human beings is being funded by none other than Internet billionaire Sean Parker, the well-known cofounder behind Napster and first president...

Gene Editing Causing Challenges for EU Policymakers

After a quarter century of conflict over genetically modified foods, it’s understandable that initial reactions to gene editing—the technical process of editing or removing specific genes of an organism—being applied to produce and livestock have been met with...

Intellia Therapeutics Raises $108M in Upsized IPO

Novartis-backed, preclinical upstart Intellia Therapeutics ($NTLA) announced May 6th that it’s going for the top range of its IPO, selling 6 million shares at $18 a share to raise a total of $108 million. Founded in 2014, Intellia quickly caught the attention of...

Evaluating Debt When Investing in Biotech

Biotech companies pour millions of dollars into research programs every year, but the outcome is never guaranteed. The money used to fund this research can, in part, come from issuing stock or taking on debt. How much debt should be a concern for investors. Debt...