LONDON — Tesco is planning to axe 1,200 jobs at its head office, according to the Press Association. The news comes after the company announced it was cutting night shifts in some of its largest stores as part of cost-cutting measures, which could impact up to 3,000 jobs. More than 10,000 roles have been cut since Dave […]

Tesla Some Tesla vehicles are about to get a big tech upgrade.  The car maker is expected to roll out a software update this week that will improve Enhanced Autopilot, which is the company’s new semi-autonomous system.  All Tesla vehicles built since October 2016 come equipped with updated hardware to enable Enhanced Autopilot. But only Tesla […]

Reuters Everyone on Wall Street seems to agree that blockchain is going to be a game-changer.   The technology is thought to have the potential to improve productivity across Wall Street in areas such as as banking, payments, and the capital markets. But the degree to which blockchain will revolutionize financial services is really anyone’s guess.  Blockchain became a ubiquitous Street […]

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 […]

Please enable Javascript to watch this video RBC Capital Market’s Chief Economist, Jonathan Golub, sat down with Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget on this week’s episode of The Bottom Line. Golub says all signs point to no recession. Following is a transcript of the video. Blodget: People talk about the market climbing a wall of […]