2021 included 1,057 IPOs, more than double the amount seen during any other year in history. This unprecedented frequency of companies going public showcases the vibrancy of the market and excites investors. An initial public offering (IPO) gives investors an opportunity to be a part
Bitcoin, blockchain, crypto…Dogecoin. Are these new forms of money? The next hot investment? Or, a fad that will be irrelevant in 5 years? Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last few years, chances are you’ve heard of Blockchain, a new digital technology
Frank, an online college planning portal for students, was recently acquired by JP Morgan. Charlie Javice, founder of Frank, says that the platform takes a different approach to helping students plan for their college education. Instead of concentrating efforts on financing college loans for students,
Cryptocurrency is globally gathering more fame as many obtain potentially huge profits from it. However, their volatility also involves the risk of dramatic losses. Such contradiction creates constant hesitation and confusion among people as many believe cryptocurrencies are here to last while others perceive it
Are you a frequent user of the mobile app “Venmo?” Have you ever heard of it? Well, it’s a cool banking app that is mostly used to transfer your funds to people’s bank accounts automatically. It makes it easier when you’re going halfsies on dinner.
We live in an age of technology, so it might surprise you to learn just how common fake IDs and counterfeit cash really are. You might think that there is a simple and easy way to spot these, but plenty of people still get fooled
In honor of the 18th Annual Chicago Innovation Awards, 450 finalists were invited this week to celebrate the top 100 nominee announcements. By hosting this event, Chicago Innovation continues its tradition of recognizing the brilliant minds that make the city one of the fastest growing