THE CONVERSATIONAL COMMERCE REPORT: Chatbots’ impact on the payments ecosystem and how merchants can capitalize on them

This is a preview of a research report from BI Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research service. To learn more about BI Intelligence, click here. To keep pace with the ongoing shift toward e- and m-commerce, retailers are turning to chat apps, where smartphone users spend considerable time each day. One way they’ve been accessing consumers […]

GOP releases final tax bill, capping top rate at 37 percent

Republicans released their final tax bill Friday, the result of conference between the House and Senate. The final legislation proposes seven tax brackets for individual earners, with the top rate capped at 37 percent, down from 39.6 percent. The corporate tax rate is lowered to 21 percent from 35 percent. Dubbed the Tax Cuts and […]

Tennis superstar Venus Williams reveals how she’s overcome personal and physical challenges to stay at the top of her game for 20 years

Venus Williams started playing tennis with her sister Serena when she was 4 1/2 years old. Their father coached them and had great aspirations. He had a 78-page plan to turn them into tennis champions — which he wrote before they were born. The plan, paired with Williams’ extreme natural talent and drive, worked. Venus […]

The hedge fund world is talking about a huge new fund from the former CIO at Viking

Dan Sundheim, the former chief investment officer at Viking Global, is launching a new fund in 2018. It’s still early days, but hedge fund insiders say the fund launch could be one of the biggest in recent history. Dan Sundheim, the former chief investment officer at Viking Global Investors, is expected to launch a hedge […]