Bill Tanaka A Zoku room. People who travel for business or work remotely are increasingly seeking out spaces that feel like a hybrid between a home and office.  That’s why a new kind of hotel, called the Zoku Loft, packs in everything you need to work and socialize into 270 square feet. Think of it as a combination between Airbnb and a WeWork […]

REUTERS/Sang Tan Bank of England Governor Mark Carney speaks to the audience after his public speech on “One Mission. One Bank. Promoting the good of the people of the United Kingdom” at the Cass Business School in London March 18, 2014. Remember interest rates? Moody’s, the credit rating company, does. And, according to Moody’s managing […]

REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach The concept of earning interest on money in the bank is so deeply ingrained into economic life that few people even know that the opposite can happen too: Banks can take a percentage of cash from your account in the form of negative interest rates, under certain conditions. Normally, this doesn’t happen. Banks […]