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Are technology firms madly overvalued?

IS THE technology industry in La La Land? There are alarming signs. House prices in San Francisco have risen by 66% more than in New York over the...

Europe’s securitisation market remains stunted

SECURITISATION, the bundling and repackaging of income streams as tradable securities, goes in and out of fashion. America is still dealing with the fallout from the disaster in...

The sanctity of trade statistics

MIGHT Donald Trump’s promise to shake up America’s trade policy extend to its statistics? According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, discussions are afoot on changing...

Toymakers bounce back in the land of adult nappies

WILLIAM ELLIOT GRIFFIS, an American educator who travelled to Japan in the 1870s, noted that in the previous two and a half centuries, “the main business of this...

India’s hostels for the upwardly mobile

Rite of passageIF SEVERAL hundred million Indians do migrate from the countryside to cities between now and 2050, as the UN expects, it will be a fiendishly busy...

The rise of artificial intelligence is creating new variety in the chip market, and...

“WE ALMOST went out of business several times.” Usually founders don’t talk about their company’s near-death experiences. But Jen-Hsun Huang, the boss of Nvidia, has no reason to...

3G missed Unilever but its methods are spreading

Rejected suitorJORGE PAULO LEMANN (pictured), a Brazilian investor, is ill-accustomed to failure. On February 17th Kraft Heinz, backed by Mr Lemann’s 3G Capital, said it had bid $143bn for...

Investors in America’s housing-finance giants lose in court

ONE unresolved issue from the financial crisis is the future of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the two firms that stand behind much of America’s housing market. Fannie...

It is easier than ever to fund an indie film, but harder than ever...

Atypical successIT MIGHT seem a great time for indie cinema. The Academy Awards on February 26th will be something of a showcase for films not financed by a...

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Shell’s Downstream Stars as Earnings Beat Expectations

Europe's largest oil company by value Royal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.B) on Thursday, July 27, posted earnings of $3.6 billion, beating analyst...

Whisky could be just as sound an investment opportunity as gold

Whisky might not be the most conventional buying opportunity – but for this investor, it's a commodity worth investing in. ...