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Hybrid work has been called a mess, headache, and disaster. Here's how managers can make it work.

Welcome back to Insider Weekly! I'm Matt Turner, editor in chief of business at Insider.Maybe the future of work isn't all that complicated.That's the message at the heart of Rebecca Knight and Shana Lebowitz's latest story encouraging managers to stop catastrophizing. Yes, we're two years into a pandemic, and much still seems to be up in the air. This latest Omicron wave has emphasized the state of uncertainty we've been living through. Much has been written about the ch...
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A sportswear startup's line of luxury jacket NFTs sold out in minutes. Now the CEO is scouting out land in the metaverse for a virtual store.

ASRV's 2022 winter clothing lineDerek Reynolds/ASRV ASRV released 60 NFTs of a luxury jacket as part of its winter clothing release. They sold out in less than 30 minutes.  The company joins the likes of Nike and Adidas in betting on the metaverse as the future of retail.  CEO Jay Barton said brands can leverage NFTs as a way to crowdsource success. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Sportswear company ASRV launched its first-ever non-fungible token ...
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Bitcoin has slumped recently.Getty Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go – click here for iOS and here for Android.Programming note: There will be no newsletter on Monday, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. We'll be back in inboxes Tuesday.Let's get into it. 1. The crypto debate rages on in the new year. Disagreements abound as the bitcoin bear market drags on, with hot take...
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China to launch state-run NFT blockchain that is entirely separate from cryptocurrencies

A truck returns over the Friendship Bridge from the North Korean town of Sinuiju to the Chinese border city of Dandong, in China's northeast Liaoning province on January 9, 2018.CHANDAN KHANNA/AFP via Getty Images China will launch a state-backed blockchain to support NFTs, according to the South China Morning Post. Despite its ban on crypto transactions last year, Beijing is signaling it wants to capitalize on the surging NFT market.  Multiple Chinese tech companies are supporting the ne...
Tags: China, Trends, Beijing, Baidu, Tencent Holdings, NFT, South China Morning Post, BSN, Liaoning Province, Dandong, Sinuiju, China Mobile China, Getty Images China, Chandan Khanna, Phil Rosen, Opening Bell China


Winklevoss twins' Gemini buys digital asset platform as the crypto giant eyes wealth management

Morgan Stanley said cryptocurrencies and central bank digital currencies would coexist.SOPA Images/Getty Images Gemini agreed to buy Bitria, whose tools are used by financial advisors to manage bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.  The deal marks a push into wealth management for the crypto exchange, which was founded by Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss. A study cited by Gemini found that 49% of financial advisors said clients asked about cryptoc in the past six months.  Sign up here for our daily...
Tags: Digital, US, San Francisco, Trends, Markets, Crypto, Morgan Stanley, Gemini, Cnbc, Wealth Management, Tyler, TransUnion, Winklevoss, Winklevoss Twins, Cameron Winklevoss, Phil Rosen


10 things before the opening bell

FILE PHOTO: A statue of a girl facing the Wall St. Bull is seen in the financial district in New YorkBrendan McDermid, Reuters Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go – click here for iOS and here for Android.Let's jump in. 1. Peak pandemic-era inflation? The Consumer Price Index surged 7% year-over-year in December, matching the average estimate but still marking the strongest pace of infl...
Tags: US, Newsletter, Trends, Markets, Bank Of America, Crypto, Blackstone, 10 Things, Griffin, Fed, Powell, Citadel, NFT, Ken Griffin, Jerome Powell, TransUnion


Crypto investing could get a boost as credit-reporting deal to ease borrowing

Jack Taylor/Getty Images TransUnion and Spring Labs announced a partnership to put credit data on the public blockchain. The deal could allow lenders to more accurately judge the risk profiles of cryptocurrency investors. Some investors could get lower borrowing rates or obtain loans without having to put up collateral. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Credit data company TransUnion will partner with technology firm Spring Labs to make credit informati...
Tags: Trends, Wall Street Journal, TransUnion, Phil Rosen, John Sun, Spring Labs, Jack Taylor Getty Images TransUnion, Opening Bell Credit data company TransUnion


10 things before the opening bell

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell appears during a Senate Banking Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021.Andrew Harnik/AP Photo Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go – click here for iOS and here for Android.Let's jump in. 1. Powell makes his case for a second term as Fed chief: In his Tuesday confirmation hearing, Jerome Powell told the Senate Bankin...
Tags: Washington, US, Trends, Warren Buffett, Capitol Hill, Federal Reserve, Tudor, Jamie Dimon, Ftc, Steph Curry, Paul Tudor Jones, Fed, Jpmorgan, Powell, GEICO, Ken Griffin


Two NBA All-Stars to accept salary in bitcoin in partnership with Jack Dorsey's Cash App

Can the Warriors' Big 3 lead another championship run?Ben Margot/AP Images NBA All-Stars Klay Thompson and Andre Iguodala will receive part of their NBA salary in bitcoin in new deal with Jack Dorsey's Cash App.  The basketball stars announced the collaboration on Twitter, and will each donate $1 million in bitcoin to fans.  The Golden State Warriors stars join the likes of Aaron Rodgers and Odell Beckham Jr. as the latest pro athletes to take a salary in crypto.  Golden State Warrior...
Tags: Sacramento Kings, Trends, Markets, Bitcoin, Nba, Crypto, Aaron Rodgers, Jack Dorsey, Golden State Warriors, Dorsey, Andre Iguodala, Thompson, Block, Klay Thompson, Iguodala, Odell Beckham Jr


Hennessy is selling $226,000 NFTs of its luxury cognac that also reserve the rights to the real thing

GEORGES GOBET/AFP via Getty Images On Wednesday, Hennessy will launch NFTs on BlockBar priced at $226,000. Each digital bottle will correspond with a physical bottle that customers can order and drink. BlockBar is a luxury liquor-focused NFT platform, part of the growing $41 billion NFT market. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Cognac brand Hennessy will release its first non-fungible tokens on the NFT platform BlockBar and is starting Wednesday with a ...
Tags: Trends, Budweiser, Lvmh, NFT, Hennessy, Phil Rosen, GEORGES GOBET, Opening Bell Cognac, Cognac France BlockBar


10 things before the opening bell

Stocks have risen sharply over the last year, helping the Dow Jones finally break the 36,000 barrier.Xinhua News Agency/Getty Images Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go – click here for iOS and here for Android.Let's jump in. 1. The themes that powered stocks last year are being upended in 2022. Thanks to the Fed's hawkish pivot, investors are selling off their high-risk growth asse...
Tags: Apple, Senate, Trends, CIO, Ford, Gm, Associated Press, US Treasury, Morgan Stanley, Dow Jones, Fed, Rosenberg, NFT, Tom Lee, Jerome Powell, David Rosenberg


The Associated Press is launching an NFT marketplace this month, mining a trove of photos to fund its news business

A microphone from the Associated Press (AP).Chan Long Hei/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images The Associated Press is launching an NFT marketplace at the end of January.  Xooa, a technology firm, will work with the news agency to mint and release NFTs of AP photography.  Once minted, the NFTs will be available to trade on other marketplaces. The Associated Press announced it is launching a photography-focused non-fungible token marketplace at the end of January. The marketplace will be b...
Tags: Trends, Ap, Associated Press, NFT, Phil Rosen, Desaulniers, Getty Images The Associated Press, Dwayne Desaulniers, Zach Danker Feldman Xooa, Xooa


A new NFT features Robert De Niro's face reacting to the current price of ether

Toby Melville/Reuters; Fox Robert De Niro has partnered with LIT DAO for a new non-fungible token collection. The digital images of De Niro's face are programmed to move and react based on the real-time price of ether.  On OpenSea, the current floor price is about 0.285 ether, or about $860.  Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Hollywood star Robert De Niro is partnering with LIT DAO for its non-fungible token collection, "Motion." The NFTs will featu...
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10 things before the opening bell

Getty Images Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go – click here for iOS and here for Android.Let's jump in. 1. Unrest in Kazakhstan is rattling the bitcoin market. Violent protests erupted after the Kazakhstan government removed a price cap on liquefied petroleum gas last week. The nation's entire internet went offline — resulting in a 12% drop in bitcoin's hash rate. Hash rate is...
Tags: Oregon, Senate, China, US, Trends, Tesla, Goldman Sachs, Kazakhstan, Blackrock, Shark Tank, Fed, Powell, Leary, Kevin O Leary, DailyFX, Cosmos


Elizabeth Holmes was found guilty. Here's what it was like covering her trial from inside the courtroom.

Welcome back to Insider Weekly! I'm Matt Turner, editor in chief of business at Insider.Guilty. Guilty. Guilty. Guilty.So reads the headline on Adam Lashinsky's last dispatch from the Elizabeth Holmes trial. Adam attended the trial from day one, covering Holmes' surprise testimony and last-ditch attempts from her defense team.As the trial concluded, Adam said the Theranos founder "may well walk," thanks to the reasonable doubt her attorney had sown in the minds of jurors. But after s...
Tags: Amazon, Microsoft, Montana, Oregon, Newsletter, Trends, Tech, United States, Reddit, Starbucks, Travis Kalanick, Theranos, Elizabeth Holmes, Northern California, Holmes, Adam


10 things before the opening bell

Artur Widak/NurPhoto via Getty Images Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go – click here for iOS and here for Android.Let's get into it. 1. Fed hawkishness is thrashing crypto. The aggressive tone of the minutes from December's meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee sent bitcoin, ethereum and other tokens plunging into the red yesterday. The prospect that policymakers could rais...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, US, Samsung, Trends, Reddit, Ubs, Gamestop, Fed, RBC Capital, Wedbush, NFT, Cal Maine Foods, Federal Open Market Committee, Mark Haefele, Dan Ives


Rivian sinks 17% to dip below IPO price as snub from Amazon slams EV maker

The 2022 Rivian R1T.Rivian Rivian stock plunged as much as 17% Thursday, continuing a rout sparked by Amazon's new deal with Stellantis. Amazon was an early investor in Rivian and previously ordered 100,000 electric vehicles from the startup. Shares of Rivian are down about 3o% over the past month. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell Rivian stock plunged as much as 17% Thursday, dipping below its IPO price of $78, as the EV startup continued to reel fr...
Tags: Amazon, Trends, Ford, Gm, Cnbc, Fiat Chrysler, Phil Rosen, Rivian, Stellantis, Stellantis Amazon, Rivian Stellantis


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OpenSea is in talks to raise new funding at a $13 billion private valuation.Rafael Henrique/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go – click here for iOS and here for Android.Let's jump in. 1. The money powering the NFT market to new heights. OpenSea, the first and largest NFT marketplace, just achieved a $13.3 billion valuation after its latest fundi...
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Top NFT marketplace OpenSea's valuation soars 800% to $13.3 billion after latest funding round

OpenSea is in talks to raise new funding at a $13 billion private valuation.Rafael Henrique/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images OpenSea just completed a $300 million Series C funding round, led by Paradigm and Coatue. The firm is now valued at $13.3 billion, up from $1.5 billion in July 2021.  OpenSea CEO Devin Finzer said transaction volume increased "over 600x in 2021." The largest and NFT marketplace, OpenSea, announced it just closed a $300 million Series C fundraising round headline...
Tags: Trends, Eminem, Nba, Goldman Sachs, Andreessen Horowitz, Steph Curry, NFT, Coatue, Grayscale, Phil Rosen, Rafael Henrique SOPA Images LightRocket, Alex Atallah, Devin Finzer, Finzer, OpenSea, Bored Ape Yacht Club


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Americans are fleeing their jobs in record numbers. But for millennials, the Great Resignation could contain a generational disaster in the making.Samantha Lee/Insider Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go – click here for iOS and here for Android.Let's jump in. 1. The Great Resignation continues. New data released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics revealed that Americans continue to vaca...
Tags: Kentucky, Digital, US, Trends, Tech, Tesla, Opec, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Eminem, Goldman Sachs, Federal Reserve, Wood, Palantir, Stephen Curry, Fed, Wedbush


Oil prices hit highest in 6 weeks after OPEC+ keeps production hike modest

Getty Images In a Tuesday meeting, OPEC+ agreed to increase oil production by 400,000 barrels per day in February. Oil prices rose as much as 2% following the decision, with Brent and US West Texas Intermediate hitting six-week highs. OPEC+ is expected to continue its course of gradually easing the pandemic's supply curbs. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell Oil prices jumped as much as 2% Tuesday after by OPEC and its non-member allies agreed, as expe...
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10 things before the opening bell

An Apple store.Spencer Platt/Getty Images Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go – click here for iOS and here for Android.Let's jump in. 1. Apple makes history. The tech giant became the first-ever US company to hit a $3 trillion market capitalization. In Monday trading, Apple surpassed the $182.85-per-share threshold, pushing the global tech giant past the milestone. Apple achieved the h...
Tags: Apple, China, Digital, US, Samsung, Trends, Tesla, Meta, Cnbc, Gamestop, Wedbush, Michael Burry, NFT, Ives, SIEGEL, Wharton


Hip hop icon Eminem buys his first Bored Ape Yacht Club NFT, paying nearly $500,000

Eminem.Eminem/YouTube Rap artist Eminem purchased a Bored Ape Yacht Club NFT for 123.45 ETH, or about $462,000.  He opened his OpenSea wallet less than a week ago but already has collected 22 NFTs. Bored Ape Yacht Club NFTs are one of the most popular on OpenSea, with a current floor price of about $280,000.  Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell Award-winning hip hop artist and icon Eminem purchased a Bored Ape Yacht Club NFT for the first time, joining a g...
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10 things before the opening bell

BitcoinMalte Mueller Happy New Year. Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go – click here for iOS and here for Android.Let's jump in. 1. Crypto took the world on a wild ride in 2021 — and that is a dramatic understatement. The number of cryptocurrencies ballooned to over 16,000, and at one point the overall market cap hit $3 trillion. Shiba inu coin and dogecoin delivered mind-blowing gains...
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A look back at 10 of Insider's best business stories of 2021, including coverage of CloudKitchens, Shopify, Robinhood, Blackstone, and more

Happy New Year! I'm Matt Turner, editor-in-chief of business at Insider.Here at Insider, we have lots planned for the year ahead. But first I want to take a moment to look back at some of our best reporting from 2021. These stories touch on some of the biggest storylines in business from the past 12 months. There's the explosion in retail trading (read this powerful essay on being addicted to Robinhood) to the Great Resignation (we built a database of 250,000 salaries at 250-plus compani...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Instagram, California, Stanford, America, Newsletter, Trends, Strategy, Pandora, Hawaii, Reddit, Ira, Travis Kalanick, Hitler


10 things before the opening bell

Investors have to brace for more market volatility thanks to the new Omicron variant.Xinhua News Agency/Getty Images Happy end-of-year! To cap off 2021, we're bringing you a special edition of 10 Things Before the Opening Bell, featuring some of our most compelling markets and investing stories of the year — as selected by Markets Insider editors.We'll be back with a regular edition on Monday. Until then, wishing you a safe and happy New Year. See you in 2022.If this was forwarded to y...
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10 things before the opening bell

Getty Images Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go – click here for iOS and here for Android.Let's get into it. 1. This year's best and worst. Stellar corporate earnings and loose monetary policies have helped a roughly 30% return this year for the S&P 500, which has notched 70 record closing highs along the way. Shale producers turned out to be the best-performing stocks on the bench...
Tags: Apple, US, Trends, Tesla, SEC, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Devon Energy, NFT, Tom Lee, Teladoc, Phil Rosen, Getty Images Welcome, Cathie Wood s Ark Invest, Andrew Kiguel, Global Payments Penn National Gaming


A Bored Ape Yacht Club spinoff is now the hottest NFT collection after 500% trading jump

This Bored Ape is just one of the NFTs auctioned at Sotheby's recently.Sotheby's The trading volume of Mutant Ape Yacht Club NFTs has surged by about 500% over the past seven days.  The average price of a Mutant Ape increased from about $32,000 to about $50,000 during that time. The series is a spinoff of the popular Bored Ape Yacht Club NFTs, which have garnered high-profile, celebrity backing.  Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Non-fungible to...
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10 things before the opening bell

Catherine Wood, chief executive officer and chief investment officer, Ark Invest, speaks during the Milken Institute Global Conference on October 19, 2021 in Beverly Hills, California.Patrick T. Fallon/Getty Images Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go – click here for iOS and here for Android.Let's jump in. 1. Cathie Wood has had a tough 2021. The star stock-picker had expected a 20% gai...
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Ready Player Me seeks to build 'passport for the metaverse' after fundraising round

The metaverseThinkhubstudio Ready Player Me just raised $13 million in funding from big-name backers, including VC firm Taavet+Sten. The avatar technology company envisions building avatars that people can use across different virtual worlds. On its website, the startup said its avatars can be used in over 1,000 games and apps already. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Ready Player Me completed a $13 million funding round led by venture capital firm Taa...
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