London-based fashion startup Farfetch has raised $86 million in a new funding round, the Financial Times reports, valuing the company at $1 billion. It's the third London tech "unicorn" in as many months: Music discovery app Shazam and...Show More Summary
You’ve been working with a financial advisor for some time now, but now you’re starting to have doubts that you hired the right person for the job. Hopefully, you did a background check on them first, right? Is that financial planner more interested in helping you achieve your financial dream or just trying to sell […]
The Fed could be headed for a very uncomfortable place. The dollar is rising, tightening financial conditions and placing downward pressure on inflation. At the same time, interest rates remain low while equities...
From my Powerpoint slide show of real word examples of exponential growth in a that includes 11 graphs of economic and financial data. US stock market chart is an example of exponential growth rate that remained the same over time.The GE stock price chart is an example of exponential growth rate that changed over time. Show More Summary
Few of us get married thinking it will end in divorce. In fact, most of us expect to remain married for life. Unfortunately though, there are times when it doesn’t work out and divorce becomes the most viable option. The emotional aspects...Show More Summary
Other I want to talk about the five biggest moments in my personal finance journey. I was never destitute, but growing up with a single mom, we didn't have anything resembling financial security. When it was time for me to go off onShow More Summary
As we all remember, last year’s Need For Speed movie was not only one of the most financially successful video game adaptations of all time, but it also swept the Academy Awards. Now, everybody’s rushing to get movies based on racing...Show More Summary
A hero in the financial world for the reforms he has enacted to open up the Mexican economy, President Enrique Peña Nieto took time out from his appearances at the United Nations and the Economic Club of New York this past week to talk...Show More Summary
There is an belief among economic gurus, workplace coaches, and financial advisers that the success of a company usually depends on how executives present themselves, not only during times of success, but also times of sacrifice. This...Show More Summary
Returning to China for the first time in a quarter century this month was equally awe inspiring and terrifying. The observation deck of the truly gorgeous Shanghai World Financial Center is breathtaking, a fitting testament to China's rise. Show More Summary
The Forbes 500 is still, as The New York Times described it in 1987, "a gossipy ranking of the country's richest people." Increasingly, those people are from the financial industry. Finance -- banking, investing, hedge funds and private...Show More Summary
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Many former athletes run into financial issues after their careers, be it due to lavish spending habits or a difficulty adjusting to their post-sports lives. That has certainly not been the case for Michael Jordan, however, as he isShow More Summary
Click here to receive Mediabistro’s Morning Media Newsfeed via email. Rebekah Brooks Set for Social Media Return to Murdoch Empire (Financial Times) Rebekah Brooks, the former tabloid editor who was cleared of all charges in Britain’s phone hacking scandal, is returning to News Corp. Show More Summary
The Labour MP Birmingham Edgbaston, Gisela Stuart, has suggested that the party should not rule out the possibility of forming a coalition government with the Conservatives after the General Election. Stuart told the Financial Times:...Show More Summary
The Financial Times is redesigning its web site, and a source sent us this screen grab (below) of one of the new looks the paper is considering. We don't know if this will be the final version. Both The Guardian and Bloomberg recently redesigned their web sites, and both went with a more horizontal look. Show More Summary
A financial analyst from US investment firm Neuberger Berman says it is a good time right now to invest in two Russian businesses, Magnit and Yandex, despite the overall slump in Russia’s economy.
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I had no idea that the Public and Commercial Services (PCS) union was in such dire financial straits, even though the prospect of a merger with Unite has been on the cards for some time. So this article from Private Eye, the UK's best and only fortnightly satirical magazine, was a bit of an eye opener, for me anyway. Show More Summary
This post originally appeared in Business Insider. It looks like Apple is developing a car, as hard as that might be to believe. Tim Bradshaw and Andy Sharman at the Financial Times are reporting the following: Apple is recruiting experts...Show More Summary