NYSE Owner Buys Crypto Custodian in Latest Push to Offer Bitcoin

Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), which owns the New York Stock Exchange, made a splash last August with big plans to get into the Bitcoin business. Those ambitions, however, have been stymied by regulatory delays, leading ICE on Monday to announce a series of measures to jumpstart its efforts. Most notably, ICE announced the acquisition of a […]

Pinterest Plans to Be More ‘Shoppable’ as a Public Company

Pinterest is betting big on ads and e-commerce as it heads to the public market, breaking away from its hobbyist beginnings as it aims to show investors it can eventually turn a profit. The online bulletin board plans to grow by making it easier for users, or pinners, as Pinterest calls them, to buy products. […]

Levi Strauss IPO Prices Well Above Range for a $6.6 Billion Valuation

There’s a new, yet very old kid, on the trading block. Levi Strauss & Co, the 166-year-old jeans maker from San Francisco, said late Wednesday that shares in its initial public offering were priced at $17, above the $14 to $16 range the company had estimated in its updated prospectus last week. That gave Levi’s […]