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Should we give up on peer-to-peer lenders? Watchdog aims to curb firms' Wild West antics

Should we give up on peer-to-peer lenders? Watchdog aims to curb firms' Wild West antics

2 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

New regulations are set to sweep across the industry. The firms match investors who want to lend with businesses and individuals looking for a loan. But how will the reforms...
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MARKET REPORT: Investors in housebuilder Berkeley take a slump in profits and sales in their stride

MARKET REPORT: Investors in housebuilder Berkeley take a slump in profits and sales in their stride

2 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

The firm, founded by former Barnado's boy Tony Pidgley, said that it and its rivals have been hesitating to embark on new projects despite a thirst for property in London.
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WeWork was planning to spend millions on advertising even as its own finances were collapsing

WeWork was planning to spend millions on advertising even as its own finances were collapsing

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

WeWork was planning to spend millions on advertising even as its own finances were collapsing. WeWork wanted to better define its brand and run a major ad campaign following a...
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An angel investor who's funded 30 companies explains what to watch for in the resurgent clean-energy industry

An angel investor who's funded 30 companies explains what to watch for in the resurgent clean-energy industry

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Tom Blum, a prominent clean-energy angel investor, has directly invested in around 30 companies since 1998. Business Insider asked Blum to explain which slivers of the...
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American millennials are expected to be a driving force behind the housing market in 2020, but there's a problem: There aren't enough starter homes for all of them

American millennials are expected to be a driving force behind the housing market in 2020, but there's a problem: There aren't enough starter homes for all of them

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Millennials are set to fuel the 2020 housing market , reported Mareesa Nicosia for Mansion Global , citing a new report by Realtor.com . A forecast for low interest and...
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A first-time startup founder explains how to build the right team to attract investors and grow the business

A first-time startup founder explains how to build the right team to attract investors and grow the business

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Ksenia Yudina is the founder of U-Nest, a startup that offers users an app to set up 529 college savings plans on their phones. After self-funding for the first few months...
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US unemployment is the lowest in 50 years. Here's why Wall Street thinks that's actually a bad thing

US unemployment is the lowest in 50 years. Here's why Wall Street thinks that's actually a bad thing

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The unemployment rate stands at 3.5%, the lowest rate in a half-century, according to the latest figures released Friday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Conventional...
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Big Lots Rallies Big After Earnings

6 hours ago   |   FXCM

Investing.com - Retailer Big Lots stood out on amid a big market rally Friday after its latest results reassured investors that the company was on the right track. Shares of...
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This decade saw more than 200 startups hit $1 billion valuations. But the 2020s could be much less friendly for tech 'unicorns.'

This decade saw more than 200 startups hit $1 billion valuations. But the 2020s could be much less friendly for tech 'unicorns.'

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

According to PitchBook data reviewed by Business Insider, 200 startups achieved valuations at or above $1 billion between 2010 and 2019. These billion-dollar businesses have...
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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella made a whopping $42.9 million this year - here's how his compensation breaks down and how it compares to other CEOs like Elon Musk, whose pay package could be worth billions even though he took nothing home last year

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella made a whopping $42.9 million this year - here's how his compensation breaks down and how it compares to other CEOs like Elon Musk, whose pay package could be worth billions even though he took nothing home last year

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's nearly $43 million pay package in 2019 made headlines after a Microsoft investor asked the board about the payout during the company's annual...
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Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn brace for final head-to-head TV clash

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn brace for final head-to-head TV clash

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn are facing off in the final head-to-head of the campaign, in front of a primetime Friday night audience on BBC One. Read more ...

Elon Musk cleared of defamation after calling British cave diver ‘pedo guy'

Elon Musk cleared of defamation after calling British cave diver ‘pedo guy'

The Tesla co-founder was found not guilty of defamation against British diving expert Vernon Unsworth A British cave diver who helped rescue the Thai schoolboys has lost a... Read more ...

Chelsea's transfer ban reduced/Blues reportedly make contact over Zaha

Chelsea's transfer ban reduced/Blues reportedly make contact over Zaha

Chelsea's transfer ban reduced Chelsea were unable to sign any players this past summer after being hit with a two-window transfer ban back in February of 2019. The FIFA... Read more ...

Caitlyn Jenner and Nadine booted out of I'm A Celebrity in savage double axing

Caitlyn Jenner and Nadine booted out of I'm A Celebrity in savage double axing

We can't believe they're gone! Caitlyn Jenner and Nadine Coyle are the latest to leave I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here in a savage double elimination. And we are... Read more ...

Andy Ruiz Jr. showed up 30 pounds heavier than his trainer wanted for his...

Andy Ruiz Jr. showed up 30 pounds heavier than his trainer wanted for his highly-anticipated rematch against Anthony Joshua

Heavyweights Andy Ruiz Jr. and Anthony Joshua will meet in Saudi Arabia on Saturday in the biggest boxing rematch of the year. Ruiz Jr. shocked the boxing world with a... Read more ...

I'm A Celeb fans left heartbroken as no one meets Caitlyn Jenner on bridge...

I'm A Celeb fans left heartbroken as no one meets Caitlyn Jenner on bridge after exit

The Hollywood A-lister became the seventh star to leave the Australian jungle, but no one was there to greet her and congratulate her success Read more ...

BBC election debate: Boris savages Corbyn's 'mystery' Brexit plan - You're...

BBC election debate: Boris savages Corbyn's 'mystery' Brexit plan - You're all Remainers!

BORIS JOHNSON stunned Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn when he attacked his party's Brexit policy because of all the Labour frontbenchers are Remainers during the BBC Election Debate. Read more ...

Star Trek actor Robert Walker Jr dies at age 79

Star Trek actor Robert Walker Jr dies at age 79

He stood out on the TV series for playing the teenage Charlie Evans, aka Charlie X, on the the beloved sci-fi series Star Trek. He was the the son of stars Robert Walker and... Read more ...

Anthony Martial returns for Manchester United as squad vs Man City is revealed

Anthony Martial returns for Manchester United as squad vs Man City is revealed

The players turned up to The Lowry Hotel on Friday night Anthony Martial is back in Manchester United 's squad for Saturday's derby against fierce rivals Manchester City after... Read more ...

M25 closed after crane flips over and smashes through central reservation

M25 closed after crane flips over and smashes through central reservation

The motorway is closed in Essex following the smash The M25 is closed in both directions following a huge crash involving a crane which overturned and smashed through the... Read more ...