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We're launching Fintech Pro to take you beyond the biggest finance headlines from insight to action

WE'RE LAUNCHING FINTECH PRO TO TAKE YOU BEYOND THE BIGGEST FINANCE HEADLINES FROM INSIGHT TO ACTION

Business Insider Intelligence is launching Fintech Pro, our newest resource for industry-changing fintech news and analysis.

The 8 things you should never do in a fast-food restaurant, according to former employees

THE 8 THINGS YOU SHOULD NEVER DO IN A FAST-FOOD RESTAURANT, ACCORDING TO FORMER EMPLOYEES

Insider asked a group of individuals who used to work at fast-food chains about some of the most frustrating things they wish customers...

 
 
 
After pulling out of Syria, the US is left watching the country's fate being decided in Russia

AFTER PULLING OUT OF SYRIA, THE US IS LEFT WATCHING THE COUNTRY'S FATE BEING DECIDED IN RUSSIA

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is in Russia to disc uss a potential peace plan for northeastern Syria with President Vladimir...

The female chairman of Tesla's board on what makes a successful C-suite executive, the power of mentorship, and being an authentic leader

THE FEMALE CHAIRMAN OF TESLA'S BOARD ON WHAT MAKES A SUCCESSFUL C-SUITE EXECUTIVE, THE POWER OF MENTORSHIP, AND BEING AN AUTHENTIC LEADER

Megan McNealy is the founder of Well-Being Drives Success. McNealy is an impact entrepreneur and over 20-year first vice president...

 
 
 
How turning off phone notifications helps the president of JetBlue's VC arm avoid multitasking and get things done

HOW TURNING OFF PHONE NOTIFICATIONS HELPS THE PRESIDENT OF JETBLUE'S VC ARM AVOID MULTITASKING AND GET THINGS DONE

JetBlue Technology Ventures president Bonny Simi said she stays productive by giving one task her full, undivided attention. We named...

We're on the brink of the first new treatment for Alzheimer's in almost two decades. Here's what you need to know

WE'RE ON THE BRINK OF THE FIRST NEW TREATMENT FOR ALZHEIMER'S IN ALMOST TWO DECADES. HERE'S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

An experimental treatment for Alzheimer's disease that was declared a failure in March has been brought back to life. Biotech giant...

 
 
 
Biogen surges 40% after stunning reversal sees it revive plans for Alzheimer's treatment

BIOGEN SURGES 40% AFTER STUNNING REVERSAL SEES IT REVIVE PLANS FOR ALZHEIMER'S TREATMENT

Shares of Biogen surged more than 40% on Tuesday morning after the company announced plans to seek approval for an experimental Alzheimer's...

Australian fintech Athena Home Loans is launching a new offering after a $70 million funding round

AUSTRALIAN FINTECH ATHENA HOME LOANS IS LAUNCHING A NEW OFFERING AFTER A $70 MILLION FUNDING ROUND

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Fintech Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if you...

 
 
 
This is how insurance is changing for gig workers and freelancers

THIS IS HOW INSURANCE IS CHANGING FOR GIG WORKERS AND FREELANCERS

This is a preview of a re search re port from Business Insider Intelligence , Business Insider's premium research service. To learn...

If you have an Amex card, you could get $25 back or 2,500 points when you shop through Instacart

IF YOU HAVE AN AMEX CARD, YOU COULD GET $25 BACK OR 2,500 POINTS WHEN YOU SHOP THROUGH INSTACART

If you have an Amex card , you're eligible for Amex Offers. Amex Offers are deals for cash back or bonus points when you shop at different...

 
 
 
13 creepy photos of the microscopic world around us that will make your skin crawl

13 CREEPY PHOTOS OF THE MICROSCOPIC WORLD AROUND US THAT WILL MAKE YOUR SKIN CRAWL

The Nikon Small World contest highlights the best microscope images taken each year. Some of the photos in the 2019 cohort showcase...

GOLDMAN SACHS: America's largest companies will spend $2.7 trillion of cash next year. Here are the 5 ways they'll use it

GOLDMAN SACHS: AMERICA'S LARGEST COMPANIES WILL SPEND $2.7 TRILLION OF CASH NEXT YEAR. HERE ARE THE 5 WAYS THEY'LL USE IT

Companies within the S&P 500 are expected to grow cash spending by 2% to $2.7 trillion in 2020, according to a new analysis from Goldman...

 
 
 
Lawmakers are getting ready to grill Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg over the Libra cryptocurrency project. But they may not get the answers they're looking for

LAWMAKERS ARE GETTING READY TO GRILL FACEBOOK CEO MARK ZUCKERBERG OVER THE LIBRA CRYPTOCURRENCY PROJECT. BUT THEY MAY NOT GET THE ANSWERS THEY'RE LOOKING FOR

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify before the House Financial Services Committee on October 23 to answer questions about his...

From Harvey Weinstein's 'bullying' demands to Martin Scorsese's last-minute rescue: Inside the resurrection of 'The Current War'

FROM HARVEY WEINSTEIN'S 'BULLYING' DEMANDS TO MARTIN SCORSESE'S LAST-MINUTE RESCUE: INSIDE THE RESURRECTION OF 'THE CURRENT WAR'

"The Current War" was the movie Harvey Weinstein was involved with when The New York Times exposé that detailed allegations of sexual...

 
 
 
How to remove a credit card from your PS4, and edit or add other cards to make purchases from the PlayStation Store

HOW TO REMOVE A CREDIT CARD FROM YOUR PS4, AND EDIT OR ADD OTHER CARDS TO MAKE PURCHASES FROM THE PLAYSTATION STORE

It's easy to remove a credit card from your PS4 if you no longer want to store your information to make purchases. You can add up to...

One of Napoleon's heirs just married an Austrian countess, who is descended from Napoleon's second wife. Check out the lavish reception in the medieval palace where the French emperor himself once lived

ONE OF NAPOLEON'S HEIRS JUST MARRIED AN AUSTRIAN COUNTESS, WHO IS DESCENDED FROM NAPOLEON'S SECOND WIFE. CHECK OUT THE LAVISH RECEPTION IN THE MEDIEVAL PALACE WHERE THE FRENCH EMPEROR HIMSELF ONCE LIVED

Prince Jean-Christophe Napoleon Bonaparte, a descendant of the famous conqueror, has married an Austrian countess, Olympia von und...

 
 
 
The 25 best companies for women to work at, ranked

THE 25 BEST COMPANIES FOR WOMEN TO WORK AT, RANKED

Job-listing hub InHerSight revealed the top 25 companies for working women, according to female employee ratings. Major companies like...

Jason Momoa is thankful for lead roles like 'Aquaman' after he 'just fell in love and then died' in 'Game of Thrones'

JASON MOMOA IS THANKFUL FOR LEAD ROLES LIKE 'AQUAMAN' AFTER HE 'JUST FELL IN LOVE AND THEN DIED' IN 'GAME OF THRONES'

Jason Momoa said he's happy to be doing

 
 
 
Aston Martin's first-ever SUV will have outrageously luxurious options like one for pet owners that includes a portable pet washer

ASTON MARTIN'S FIRST-EVER SUV WILL HAVE OUTRAGEOUSLY LUXURIOUS OPTIONS LIKE ONE FOR PET OWNERS THAT INCLUDES A PORTABLE PET WASHER

Aston Martin has unveiled 11 accessory packs that will accompany the sale of the brand's first-ever SUV, the DBX, which is set to be...

How to deactivate your primary PS4 console from Sony's website, so you can set a new PS4 as your primary device

HOW TO DEACTIVATE YOUR PRIMARY PS4 CONSOLE FROM SONY'S WEBSITE, SO YOU CAN SET A NEW PS4 AS YOUR PRIMARY DEVICE

You can deactivate a primary PS4 console from Sony's website when you no longer own or use it, or deactivate it from the console itself. To...

 
 
 



Under Armour climbs after founder Kevin Plank steps down as CEO

Under Armour climbs after founder Kevin Plank steps down as CEO

Under Armour announced Tuesday that CEO Kevin Plank will step down. Current chief operating officer Patrik Frisk will replace him in the top spot on January 1, 2020 . Shares of... Read more ...

18 high-paying seasonal jobs that are hiring now

18 high-paying seasonal jobs that are hiring now

Black Friday and the holidays are quickly approaching - and with increased in-store and online purchases comes an added need for retail employees across all divisions. Some... Read more ...

Firefox 70 arrives with social tracking blocked by default, privacy report...

Firefox 70 arrives with social tracking blocked by default, privacy report, and performance gains on macOS

Mozilla today launched Firefox 70 with social tracking protection, a Privacy Protections report, new Lockwise features, and performance improvements. Read more ...

Aurora Insight raises $18 million for sensors and AI that monitor radio...

Aurora Insight raises $18 million for sensors and AI that monitor radio frequency spectrum in near-real time

Aurora Insight, a startup leveraging a sensor network and AI algorithms to monitor cellular connectivity in near-real time, has raised $18 million. Read more ...

SoftBank is reportedly paying WeWork founder Adam Neumann $1.7 billion to...

SoftBank is reportedly paying WeWork founder Adam Neumann $1.7 billion to step off the board

SoftBank is about to take control of WeWork, as the office-sharing firm battles to stay afloat, according to a Wall Street Journal report . WeWork founder and former CEO Adam... Read more ...

2 pregnant cofounders raised $9 million for a startup that tackles a...

2 pregnant cofounders raised $9 million for a startup that tackles a universal problem for millennial parents

Finding childcare is a chore for many parents. A startup called Winnie helps them search for preschools and daycares nearby. The online marketplace aggregates data from... Read more ...

Billionaire Ken Fisher's losses hit $1.8 billion after Fidelity reportedly...

Billionaire Ken Fisher's losses hit $1.8 billion after Fidelity reportedly drops him following his sexist comments

Billionaire money manager Ken Fisher has lost close to $1.8 billion in client funds after making sexist comments at a recent conference, according to CNBC . Asset manager... Read more ...

'A license to print money': A former chemical engineer and Ph.D. with no...

'A license to print money': A former chemical engineer and Ph.D. with no market experience now makes a living day-trading full-time. Here's his 3-step process to finding that one successful trade that makes his day

Andrew Aziz - former chemical engineer, best selling author, and Ph.D. - went from not knowing anything about financial markets to making a full-time living off... Read more ...

Nearly 60% of the world's banks wouldn't survive an economic downturn...

Nearly 60% of the world's banks wouldn't survive an economic downturn, McKinsey says

Nearly 60% of the world's banks aren't strong enough to survive a downturn. The banks' returns on equity are too low relative to their costs, McKinsey & Company said in a new... Read more ...

Pizza Hut is testing a new round pizza box that looks like a spaceship and...

Pizza Hut is testing a new round pizza box that looks like a spaceship and is meant to keep pizza fresher

Pizza Hut is testing new round pizza boxes on Wednesday at a restaurant in Phoenix, Arizona. The pizza boxes, made by food startup Zume , were designed to keep pizza hotter... Read more ...