Bitcoin jumps nearly 10%, still down sharply for the week – Bitcoin surged nearly 10 percent on Friday, but was still on track for sharp weekly losses during a tumultuous week of trading.
Equifax Hack: The Real Estate Industry Is Just As Vulnerable – As smart cities begin to expand, it is becoming essential that real estate developers and investors keep cybersecurity top of mind. Smart buildings can improve building and tenant efficiency, but can also leave company and tenant information vulnerable to attacks.
US company debt sales power ahead as borrowing costs drop – Please use the sharing tools found via the email icon at the top of articles. Copying articles to share with others is a breach of FT.com T&Cs and Copyright Policy. Email [email protected] to buy additional rights. Subscribers may share up to 10 or 20 articles per month using the gift article service. More information can be found here.
Why are emotional distress damages limited in medical malpractice cases? – The law on medical malpractice claims in California is referred to as the Medical Injury Compensation Reform Act, or MICRA, which has been in place since 1975 and was upheld by the California Supreme Court in 1985. One of the key features is a limit of $250,000 — total for the family — on noneconomic damages, such as grief, pain and suffering. There is no such limitation on lost income, which would be the monetary support mom would have been provided over her lifetime. Nor are future medical expenses capped for a patient who survives medical malpractice.
What is medical malpractice and what can you do about it? – One of the scariest things in the healthcare system has to be medical malpractice. It’s something that no one wants to experience but unfortunately occurs very often. Depending on what kind of medical care you have opted for, it can sometimes feel like borderline luck not to be struck by medical malpractice. Of course, that’s not the situation for all practicing doctors and nurses, but there is a significant number of medical professionals that are often involved in malpractice cases. To be more informed about this important topic, we have prepared some important things you should know about medical malpractice.
Virtual Reality Is A Growing Reality In Health Care – Back to reality … sort of. Recently, I attended the Games for Change Festival at the Parsons School of Design at The New School in New York City. The 14th installment of this annual event that brings together people who make video games to help society, people, and health also included a one-day Virtual Reality (VR) for Change Summit on August 2. And this VR Summit showed just how much of a reality VR for health care is becoming.
5 Important Healthcare Predictions For 2018 – As an industry, healthcare is exploding and is an increasingly interesting space for investors. If you’re thinking about taking the plunge and investing in the space, there are some broader macro trends to be aware of. Based on some extensive research by Thessalus Capital, who are experts in the healthcare field and come with a strong track record, here are five predictions about how the industry will evolve in the future and what that means for potential investors.
What’s Next for Bitcoin Cash? Making Profitless Mining Profitable – You might not expect bitcoin miners to leave money on the table – but according to estimates, some are, and lots of it.
6 Amazing Tips on Turning Real Estate Into a Real Fortune – Finding success in real estate requires more than simply buying low and selling high.
The 5 Top Healthcare ETFs – The healthcare industry has seen immense changes in recent years, as the wholesale reform of the way the U.S. government participates in helping Americans get healthcare coverage occurred early in the Obama administration and is now getting revisited by the Trump administration. Healthcare stocks have adapted well to the changes, producing solid returns and participating fully in the bull market in the market over the past eight years. If you want simple exposure to healthcare stocks, exchange-traded funds can give you an easy way to add healthcare to your overall portfolio.
The Best-Positioned Tech Giant In Healthcare? The Answer Might Surprise You. – When you think about tech giants playing in healthcare, you think of Google, and the work Verily is doing; you think of Apple, and their HealthKit and ResearchKit applications, as well as their rumored plans to organize all your medical data on your iPhone; you may even think of Amazon, and their potential entry into the pharmacy market.
Bitcoin ‘Going To Moon,’ Could Reach $1 Billion: FOX News – FOX News has joined the mainstream networks bullish on Bitcoin, embracing claims it could reach up to $1 bln.
Pros and cons of buying a house in foreclosure – Many benefits can come with buying a foreclosed property, but if you’re not knowledgeable about the process, there are pitfalls you need to consider. Before you purchase a foreclosed home, review the pros and cons to avoid ugly surprises.
Here’s When You Should Buy Bitcoin and Ethereum – About two months ago, hedge fund billionaire Michael Novogratz made a bold announcement: He’d put 10% of his net worth into digital currencies including Bitcoin and Ethereum. But a lot can happen in a couple of months. Specifically, the price of Bitcoin has more than doubled, and the Ethereum price has multiplied six-fold.