Nasdaq chief executive Adena Friedman, who took over last year, has stepped up the move into fatter-margin, fast-growing areas such as market data and technology.

Nasdaq has acquired one of the biggest “alternative data” platforms, highlighting the swelling investor interest in non-traditional information from s(...)

Some argue there is an art to trading bitcoin but others are unconvinced bitcoin millionaires show investment nous, drawing parallels with gambling

On the final day in his insurance job last week after 14 years in the sector, Donnie wore a T-shirt emblazoned with a rocket logo, the symbol for bitc(...)

Stephen Schwarzman, Adena Friedman, Brian Moynihan,  Tidjane Thiam,  and Frank Appel, in Davos. Photograph: Bloomberg

Senior business leaders clashed on the first day of the World Economic Forum conference in Davos over the impact of the United States’ tax overhaul on(...)

Ireland comes in fourth place behind Israel, the US and Sweden in terms of capital invested per capita in technology in Atomico research. Photograph: Getty Images

Ireland has the fastest growing IT worker population in Europe, but the United Kingdom remains the leading destination for tech talent despite Brexit,(...)

Attendees of  Slush  working  in privacy pods during the   event in Helsinki, Finland,  in 2016.  Photograph:  Getty Images

It may not be as big as Web Summit, and the location certainly isn’t as balmy as Lisbon, but Slush, a Finnish tech conference which gets under way on (...)