Barclays Ashok Vaswani, Barclays UK CEO. COPENHAGEN, Denmark — The CEO of Barclays UK says the bank is working “very, very closely with the government” to guard against cyber attacks, amid a recent ratcheting up of suspected state-sponsored attacks. Ashok Vaswani told Business Insider at the Money2020 Europe conference in Copenhagen this week: “For us, […]

Tandem Ricky Knox, Tandem. App-only startup bank Tandem is following in the footsteps of fellow digital challenger bank Mondo and launching a crowdfunding campaign. Tandem is aiming to raise £1 million ($ 1.4 million) in a campaign that goes live in mid-May. The startup has already raised “tens of millions”, according to founder Ricky Knox, […]

Please enable Javascript to watch this video During Business Insider’s 2015 IGNITION conference, CEO & Editor-in-Chief Henry Blodget asked General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt if it was reasonable for a large corporation to move operations to a new state with a more lenient tax policy. Immelt responded with a call for bipartisan tax reform. http://www.businessinsider.my/ge-ceo-jeff-immelt-tax-code-perverted-general-electric-reform-2015-12/

Billionaire Leon Cooperman, the founder of Omega Advisors, said his fund’s returns last year were “embarrassing.”  The fund dropped 4.2% in the fourth quarter of 2014. Omega ended the year down 2.8%, according to the latest investor letter posted by ValueWalk.  “We are disappointed by our 2014 performance, both in absolute terms and relative to […]