Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for The New York Times Goldman Sachs Group chairman and CEO Lloyd Blankfein. Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein started tweeting this month, and it’s fair to say he jumped right in.  In his first tweet, the Wall Street CEO, using the handle @lloydblankfein, lamented President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of […]

AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews After taking over Wall Street, the Fearless Girl has invaded Cannes. Asset manager State Street — and advertising agency McCann New York — put a bronze statue of a defiant girl in front of Wall Street’s iconic charging bull statue in February. It was part of a campaign by State Street to pressure companies […]

Getty/Pascal Le Segretain Bernard Arnault is the CEO of multinational luxury goods conglomerate LVMH. Bernard Arnault, CEO and chairman of the world’s largest luxury goods conglomerate LVMH, has a dire warning for the global economy. “For the economic climate, the present situation is … mid-term scary,” Bernard Arnault said on CNBC on June 15. Arnault justified his […]

Welcome to Finance Insider, Business Insider’s summary of the top stories of the past 24 hours. Sign up here to get this newsletter delivered straight to your inbox.  The S&P 500 is up 9% so far this year, and it would like to thank its most trusted allies: high-flying tech stocks. But the benchmark’s reliance […]

Carl Court/GettyImages LONDON — Analysis of the global stock market over the last 12 months shows that some asset classes are performing much better than others, with Asia Pacific equities delivering huge returns on investment compared to European stocks. The research, by investment company Fidelity International, shows that Asia Pacific equities have delivered a 36.89% […]

LONDON — The pound is little changed against the dollar and the euro in early trade on Monday morning, as Britain officially begins Brexit negotiations with the European Union. Brexit Minister David Davis will begin talks with EU officials in Brussels on Monday to work out a deal on Britain’s exit from the EU and […]

AP Images Coney Island, 1945 For over a century, Coney Island has been attracting New Yorkers and tourists alike to its sandy beaches, fun carnival foods, and amusement rides. Coney Island opened with just one roller coaster in 1895, but by 1904 had three amusement areas with many different rides: Dreamland, Luna Park, and Steeplechase Park. When […]