A self-learning trading venue has raised $9 million, and it is hoping that it’ll...

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Financial technology company Imperative Execution said on Tuesday it had raised $9 million. The firm is trying to lower the cost of executing large trades for big funds like Fidelity. A trading firm that is trying to solve one of the biggest headaches in US s…

Health execs are betting big on blockchain

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This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence " Digital Health Briefing " subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. Healthcare executives are preparing for blockchain's move into the mainst…

Bitcoin is soaring, and on track for its biggest gain since April

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Bitcoin surged as much as 10% Wednesday, its biggest daily gain since mid-April. It has fallen 40% since November 14, a few days before a hard fork in its rival bitcoin cash. Over the long run, cryptocurrencies are in good shape because the blockchain industr…

10 things in tech you need to know today

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Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Thursday. Samsung finally unveiled details about its foldable smartphone. The "Infinity Flex" runs on a special version of Android developed in partnership with Google, which works around its foldable …

The IMF head has backed central bank-issued crypto

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This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence " Fintech Briefing " subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. The head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde, has told governments to seriously consider issuin…