NuPathe follows Tengion's IPO trail

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More than five weeks after Tengion Inc. netted $26 million from its initial public offering, another local life-sciences company hopes to travel... Read more

NuPathe to test IPO market

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NuPathe Inc., of Conshohocken, hopes to raise $86.3 million in an initial public offering, according to a regulatory filing on Friday. The... Read more

Forecasters see continuing improvement in U.S. economy

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I’m feeling whipsawed lately with many economic statistics showing improvement, but the stock market - a leading indicator - flashing... Read more

Bernanke calls visit to Navy Yard 'inspiring'

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You’re more likely to see Ben S. Bernanke testifying before a congressional panel than shaking hands with pipe fitters and welders at... Read more

Bernanke tours Philadelphia's awakening Navy Yard

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Federal Reserve chairman Ben S. Bernanke toured the new Tastykake factory and shook hands with shipyard workers on a visit to Philadelphia... Read more

Energy start-ups attract $1.35 million from Ben Franklin program

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It’s clear from its latest investments where Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern Pennsylvania has been putting its energy... Read more

Feds to provide 'shot in the arm' for biotech firms

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Biotechnology firms burn through tens of millions of dollars of cash trying to prove their novel therapies work. In 10 days, the federal government... Read more

Before a trip to Phila., Bernanke mulls 'economics of happiness'

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Federal Reserve chairman Ben S. Bernanke will travel to Philadelphia Thursday to participate in a conference on reinventing older communities... Read more