Russia’s richest lose $16bn in ‘Black Monday’ stock market bloodbath

Some of the wealthiest Russian businessmen suffered heavy financial losses when the stock markets op..

Alibaba boss tells Mark Zuckerberg to fix Facebook

Jack Ma, the founder of Chinese online retail giant Alibaba, has urged Facebook founder Mark Zuckerb..

Telling the truth 100 per cent of the time won’t get you far in life

I just finished 12 Rules for Life, a book by Jordan Peterson, the Canadian psychologist dubbed “the ..

Canal+ Ups Maxime Saada To Chairman; Vincent Bolloré Exits Supervisory Post

Canal Plus Canal+ Group General Manager Maxime Saada has been appointed Chairman of the Managing Bo..

Barclays and JP Morgan pick up slack on Provident’s £331m rights issue

Doorstep lender Provident Financial has completed a £331m cash call from investors, it announced thi..

Possibility of US airstrikes in Syria loom as Washington readies UN vote

The possibility of US-led airstrikes against the Assad regime in Syria appeared to grow overnight, a..

Ian McCafferty: Bank of England “shouldn’t dally” over next rate hike

A member of the Bank of England's monetary policy committee has said it should not delay on rai..

Ben & Jerry’s is giving out free ice cream today – here’s where to get it

Ben & Jerry's is planning to give out a whole lot of free ice cream today – and it is…

Asian markets rally as Xi Jinping calms fears over a China-US trade war

China's President Xi Jinping has soothed investor fears of a trade war with the US as he warned..

Robert Walters profit rises with City hiring proving a hotspot for growth

Recruiter Robert Walters has reported a 17 per cent rise on a constant currency basis in net fee inc..