Reuters / Steve Parsons Britain’s Queen Elizabeth speaks with designer Cath Kidston and chef Heston Blumenthal (C) during the opening of the new Terminal 2: The Queen’s Terminal at Heathrow Airport in London June 23, 2014. LONDON — Cath Kidston is, to many people, the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. A business which began life in […]

Please enable Javascript to watch this video Business Insider UK spoke with Alexis Stenfors, author of “Barometer of Fear: An Insider’s Account of Rouge Trading and the Greatest Banking Scandal in History”, who explained why risk-taking can become so addictive. He said: “How can risk taking become addictive? Take a skydiver. why would you go […]

Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire/Press Association Images Boris Johnson LONDON — The number of Britons becoming German citizens jumped 361% last year, according to the German Federal Statistics Office, on concerns Brexit will make it harder to work and travel within the European Union. A total of 2,865 Britons took German citizenship in 2016, the same year as the referendum to […]

Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Tesla CEO Elon Musk Mercedes will compete with Tesla in 2018 in three key areas: electric SUVs, at-home batteries, and electric trucks Tesla has generated brand loyalty and excitement for sustainable tech, but Mercedes thinks it can win on execution It’s hard to go a day without seeing a headline about a […]

Hollis Johnson Well hello, my Italian friend! Buying a high-performance luxury sedan in the United States in 2017 isn’t difficult. You 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 […]

PA Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn comforts a local resident (name not given) at St Clement’s Church in west London where volunteers have provided shelter and support for people affected by the fire at Grenfell Tower. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said empty properties in the surrounding area of the Grenfell Tower should be requisitioned for victims […]

Scott Santens Scott Santens. People on all sides of the political spectrum are beginning to talk about the idea of basic income —  the idea of paying, without conditions and independent of all other earned income, a monthly stipend just large enough for the meeting of every citizen’s basic needs, like food and shelter. Talking […]