TechWeek, which announced on Jan. 9 that it would host a Kansas City conference in 2015, hosts events in Chicago, Detroit, Los Angeles, Miami and New York City. | Courtesy of SIM Partners/Flickr
Here are today’s top business headlines from across Missouri:
Techweek Kansas City organizers on Thursday announced this year’s headliner, Priceline co-founder Jeff Hoffman, who will share his entrepreneurial story during the weeklong tech conference and festival. Read more
The federal Clean Power Plan to cut carbon pollution could provide tremendous financial savings for property owners in Missouri, according to research from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Read more
A new effort to reinstall campaign contribution limits in Missouri has drawn reaction from both sides of the issue. Read more
Bats Global Markets Inc. announced Thursday that it signed an agreement to acquire Javelin SEF LLC, a derivatives trading venue that focuses on execution of interest rate swaps. Read more
It’s hard not to get amped up watching the Olympics — the photo finishes, the shattered records, the waving flags. Certain events tend to dominate television coverage, notably track and field and aquatics. But what about the sports that don’t make the A List? Read more
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