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Bungled repairs and new concerns at the tallest US dam
  • Mon, 21 Aug 2017 07:34

Remember the crisis earlier this year at the Oroville Dam? The overflow from California’s winter of heavy rain threatened to overpower our count...

Heineken-Punch Taverns pub deal cleared by CMA
  • Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:29

The brewer avoids an in-depth investigation of its takeover of Punch by offering to sell off some pubs. BBC News - Business

On Joint Accounts and Cappuccinos
  • Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:30

Photo credit: May Wong, CC BY 2.0. The first time it came up was at the grocery store. I swiped my new debit card for the joint checking account my fi...

You Can’t Get Rich Quick Reselling Eclipse Glasses
  • Sun, 20 Aug 2017 13:31

Today in “it seemed like a good idea,” we go to The Seattle Times: Jason Wright wanted to make a quick buck selling eclipse-viewing glasse...

Northern, Southern and Merseyrail strikes set for September
  • Sun, 20 Aug 2017 09:33

The RMT said no progress had been made over the future of the role of guards, due to safety and job loss fears. BBC News - Business

Yes You Can Apply Warren Buffett’s Investment Strategy!
  • Sun, 20 Aug 2017 08:31

I’ve read numerous articles over the years claiming you cannot use the same investment strategy as Warren Buffett, plastered all over investment web...

Trend-Following With Valeriy Zakamulin: Anatomy Of Trading Rules (Part 4)
  • Sun, 20 Aug 2017 06:54

In our context, a technical trading indicator can be considered as a combination of a specific technical trading rule with a particular moving average...

Checking In With My August Budget
  • Sun, 20 Aug 2017 04:51

Since we’re halfway through the month—a little over halfway, now—I decided that this week’s financial goal would be to check in with m...

Dear Mr. Greenspan: A Bond Bubble?
  • Sun, 20 Aug 2017 04:51

Reading the signs in markets can be tough. When he headed the Federal Reserve, Alan Greenspan missed early signs of a housing bubble. Now he’s warni...

Pensioners told to head to West Sussex for happiness
  • Sun, 20 Aug 2017 03:32

West Sussex offers the best quality of life in retirement, according to new research. BBC News - Business

Patience Pays In Emerging Equities
  • Sun, 20 Aug 2017 02:34

Equity investors are increasingly focused on short-term results. In an impatient marketplace, investors can discover powerful sources of returns in em...

The profound effect of passive investing
  • Sat, 19 Aug 2017 23:30

The exchange traded fund (ETF) revolution is well underway… Last week, we wrote about how the ETF industry has exploded over the past few years. A r...

Google's stance on neo-Nazis 'dangerous', says EFF
  • Sat, 19 Aug 2017 15:27

A digital rights group criticises action taken by Google, GoDaddy and Cloudflare against the Daily Stormer. BBC News - Business

Activism Is Dead – Long Live Activism
  • Sat, 19 Aug 2017 14:28

Shareholder activism has evolved from the leveraged raiders of the 80s to a more collaborative approach, without losing its assertiveness of purpose. ...

Kit Kat accused of copying Atari game Breakout
  • Sat, 19 Aug 2017 13:27

Nestle's marketing mimics the 1970s Atari computer game Breakout, a court case alleges. BBC News - Business

5 Of The Year’s Biggest Debut Buyout Funds
  • Sat, 19 Aug 2017 12:34

As our latest PE & VC Fundraising Report details, 2017 has been a banner year in the US when it comes to collecting capital for new vehicles. That...

How a Former Software Tester Does Money
  • Sat, 19 Aug 2017 11:36

Photo credit: joey zanotti, CC BY 2.0. Kathy is a 55-year-old former software tester in Los Angeles. So, Kathy, how much are you making? Hubby makes $...

3 Life Principles I Learned From Ray Dalio
  • Sat, 19 Aug 2017 10:34

Ray Dalio is the founder of Bridgewater Associates, one of the largest hedge funds in the world. His net worth is somewhere around $ 16 Billion. I re...

McDonald's could face first UK strikes
  • Sat, 19 Aug 2017 08:28

Staff at two UK outlets vote for action over secure working hours and a £10 per hour wage. BBC News - Business

One in 10 adults owns second home, says think tank
  • Sat, 19 Aug 2017 07:31

By contrast, four in ten UK adults have no property wealth at all, the Resolution Foundation says. BBC News - Business

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