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Bob Iger’s Next Move

Bob Iger’s Next Move

The most powerful man in Hollywood, Robert Iger, is big on timing. This morning was typical. After awakening to an alarm set to 4:15 a.m., the Walt Disney Co mpany’s chairman and CEO spent five minutes getting dressed, washing his face and securing his earbuds before heading to a gym inside the house in Brentwood…


JPMorgan and Credit Suisse will get paid almost equal amounts for helping take Lyft public, and it’s part of a growing trend for IPO fees

JPMorgan and Credit Suisse will get paid almost equal amounts for helping take Lyft public, and it’s part of a growing trend for IPO fees

Jamie Dimon, Chairman and CEO of JPMorgan, will see around 35% of Lyft’s IPO underwriting fees, sources told Business Insider. Getty/Win McNamee Lyft has been closely-guarded with the economics of its IPO. The company still hasn’t disclosed the fees its paying its underwriters, who are represented by JPMorgan, Credit Suisse, and Jefferies. JPMorgan took a…


Bitcoin Futures Kingpin Reveals Why Regulators Hate Crypto

Bitcoin Futures Kingpin Reveals Why Regulators Hate Crypto

Bitcoin Futures Kingpin Reveals Why Regulators Hate CryptoCME Group CEO Terry Duffy says regulators are uncomfortable with bitcoin because it is disinflationary. | Source: ShutterstockBitcoin might have taken the financial world by surprise. But regulatory squeamishness ensures that it is still far away from gaining mainstream adoption on Wall Street, according to Terry Duffy.CME’s Terry…


Warren Buffett is ditching the method he uses to evaluate his performance (BRK.B)

Warren Buffett is ditching the method he uses to evaluate his performance (BRK.B)

Getty Images / Bill Pugliano Warren Buffett, the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, said in his annual shareholder letter that he’s abandoning his longtime metric for valuing his conglomerate’s shares. The measure, price-to-book value, compares a corporation’s share price with the value of a company’s balance sheet, minus liabilities. By that measure, Berkshire Hathaway…


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Here are the biggest takeaways from Warren Buffett’s annual letter

Reuters/Shannon StapletonWarren Buffett, the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, released his annual letter to shareholders on Saturday.Buffett discussed items like his plans to repurchase the company’s stock and how a new accounting rule impacts Berkshire Hathaway’s bottom line.The 88-year old investor made no explicit statements about plans for succession at the company. Each year,…