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BOSTON, March 24- General Electric Co Chief Executive Jeff Immelt hopes the conglomerate's headquarters move to Boston inspires a sense of staff "paranoia" over losing out to upstart rivals with better technology, he said on Thursday. In a lunch meeting with fellow Boston- based CEOs, Immelt said the maker of products ranging from jet engines to washing machines...
The toy industry told Debbie Sterling that GoldieBlox would never fly. Then, she raised $1 million on Kickstarter in just a few months.
RHODE ISLAND STATE PENSION TOLD TO DROP HEDGE FUND LUXOR CAPITAL PARTNERS-MEMO.
BOSTON, Feb 29- Hedge fund Luxor Capital Group, which suffered double-digit losses last year, has been placed on a so-called watch list by influential industry consultant Cliffwater, according to a memo seen by Reuters. Cliffwater, which advises on roughly $55 billion in alternative assets invested in hedge funds, private equity and real estate funds, told the...
Offshore winds may be the greatest untapped resource in the US, as developers build the first wind farm off the coast of Rhode Island.
Doctors outside of insurance plan networks charge several times what Medicare would pay.
From states with sluggish economies to the worst education systems, find out what set these locales back to make them the bottom 10.
The 10 costliest states to live in may surprise you. These places put hefty price tags on real estate, utility bills, gas and food prices.
Rising quality of life helps the Ocean State to its best ranking yet, which isn’t saying much. Infrastructure is dead last.
Using our Top States for Business metrics, we judge the performance of the governors running in the 2016 US presidential election.
Discussing investment strategies after Fed Chair Janet Yellen discussed the outlook for the U.S. economy, with CNBC contributor Jared Bernstein, and Ward McCarthy, Jefferies & Company.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen stuck to her script Friday, even though traders had hoped a jump in consumer prices would force her to give a nod to the improved inflation data.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen remarked on economic conditions going into the second half of the year. Hugh Johnson of Hugh Johnson Advisors, and Darin Richards, AKT Wealth, react to her remarks.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen shares the most likely outlook for the U.S. economy, and evolution of monetary policy over the next few years.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen addresses the slowdown in energy, saying to keep in mind the U.S. is still a net importer of oil.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen remarks on the apparent slowdown in the first quarter.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks at Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce, on economic headwinds weighing on the market, and reasons she's confident the economy will grow.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks at Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce, on the state of consumer price inflation.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks at Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce, on unemployment data.
A speech by Fed Chair Janet Yellen and CPI data guarantee that more traders will be working than otherwise might be ahead of the long weekend.