PE HUB First Read

Trump backs Mexico import tax to pay for the border wall.

Google parent Alphabet reports lower-than-expected earnings. The stock slips in after-trading.

Value of ultra-anonymous cryptocurrency Monero jumps 2,760 percent in 2016.

Trump adviser Gary Cohn’s $285 million Goldman Sachs exit raises eyebrows.

Green Dot Corp, a prepaid-card provider, is in talks to buy Carlyle-backed UniRush, a smaller competitor co-founded by Russell Simmons.

Rural millennials still dig driving … because they have no other choice.

Venrock has raised $450 million for its eighth fund — just like its seventh fund.

Mysterious object appears on NASA live feed.

Photo: Surfboards lean against a wall at the Google office in Santa Monica, California, October 11, 2010. Reuters/Lucy Nicholson