REUTERS/Mike Segar U.S. President-elect Donald Trump looks on as Wilbur Ross departs after their meeting at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey, U.S., November 20, 2016 Welcome to Finance Insider, Business Insider’s summary of the top stories of the past 24 hours. President-elect Donald Trump has made his picks.  After much back-and-forth over […]

Matthew DeBord/BI Squeezes right in. The Smart Fortwo has been around since the late 1990s, and although you could argue that the very small car has achieved an iconic status (sort of), it’s not exactly a widely praised or beloved machine. The core problem has always been that to have a diminutive city vehicle, easy to […]

Shutterstock The Bank of England just published the results of its 2016 stress test of Britain’s banks.  Most lenders performed solidly, but Royal Bank of Scotland, Barclays and Standard Chartered came up lacking. The three banks had to submit plans to the regulator detailing how they would raise capital and boost their resilience to financial […]