Please enable Javascript to watch this video Harvard Business School professor Mihir Desai, author of “Wisdom of Finance” uses several arts and literature examples to get his point to the readers. In this excerpt of his interview with Business Insider, he explains what the works of Jane Austen and Anthony Trollope can teach us about […]

Donald Bowers/Getty Images The worlds of finance and the humanities seem distant. The cold calculus and material emphasis of finance seems about as far removed as one can imagine from the inquiring, open-ended approach of the humanities and its emphasis on meaning. As I researched my book, The Wisdom of Finance, I was surprised to […]

Faraday Future Stefan Krause Faraday Future, the startup vying to put its electric vehicles on the road in the next two years, has a new plan. The company was founded in 2014 and has faced money troubles, supplier lawsuits, and high-profile executive departures ever since. Earlier this year executives told Business Insider that it’s in […]

Please enable Javascript to watch this video RBC Capital Markets chief equity strategist Jonathan Golub sat down with Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget on this week’s episode of The Bottom Line. Golub talks about how wage growth is a market risk that is often overlooked. Following is a transcript of the video. Henry Blodget: You’re not […]

Rolls-Royce Rolls-Royce Sweptail. At roughly $ 3 million, the Bugatti Chiron is one of the most expensive production cars to ever reach showrooms. So, the words “affordable” and “Bugatti” rarely, if ever, occupy real estate in the same sentence. However, that’s exactly what happened over the weekend. On Saturday, Rolls-Royce unveiled a one-off custom build […]

Hollis Johnson Well hello my Italian friend! Buying a high-performance luxury sedan in the United States in 2017 isn’t difficult. You really don’t have to think about it. If you have the means, Mercedes, Lexus, Audi, Cadillac, and BMW have you covered. Especially BMW. The Bavarians created the sports sedan and brought it to America […]

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Reuters/Andrew Yates LONDON — Developments in sterling would almost universally be negative in the short term should Jeremy Corbyn become prime minister, according to most analysts. With just over one week until the general election, Theresa May’s lead in the polls appears to have stabilised, albeit at a much lower level […]

Deutsche Bank is making a big bet on financial technology.  The German bank is investing in fintech startups.  It just opened a fourth innovation lab, this time in the financial district in New York. A chunk of its website is dedicated to digital banking.  Now it’s making a push to advise financial technology companies, too. The German bank has hired Tommaso […]

Reuters / Shu Zhang Guo Shuqing, China’s newly appointed banking regulator, attends a news conference ahead of China’s parliament in Beijing, March 2, 2017. LONDON — A crackdown on China’s “shadow banking” industry is rattling share prices and bond markets, according to an FT report. Shadow banking is broadly defined as financial activities such as […]