Mark Cuban: Why I regret not investing in Uber

Mark Cuban had a chance to invest in Uber and he missed it. That’s a decision he now regrets, Cuban says. He spoke at the SXSW Conference and Festivals in Austin, Texas, Sunday night. Cuban invested in Uber CEO Travis... Read more

Physician with drug-industry ties is Trump’s FDA pick

Scott Gottlieb previously served at the FDA under former president George W. Bush. President Donald Trump has nominated Scott Gottlieb — a conservative pundit, physician and venture capitalist — to head the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Gottlieb, who... Read more

Asset-based finance reaches record high in UK

Asset-based lending hit a record UK high of £22.2bn in 2016 as businesses look to alternative methods of funding for acquisitions, according to the Asset Based Finance Association (ABFA). ABFA claims the 13 per cent jump on 2015 lending is... Read more

Openreach to become distinct company

Ofcom said it would be the “biggest reform of Openreach”. The regulator called for the changes last year after concerns that BT had control of Openreach’s decisions. Openreach will have an independent board, which will appoint a chief executive. BT... Read more

Opinion: China’s economic miracle is over

workers at a construction site in Shanghai, China. In 2016, China’s growth rate was the lowest it had been since 1990. Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has since told the National People’s Congress that China’s GDP growth rate would drop to... Read more

Double Trouble For Twitter With Revenue and Stocks Down

Has the Twitter success story run its course? That’s the question being posed on Wall Street after Twitter reported disappointing revenue growth in the first quarter of 2016 recently. In the first quarter, Twitter reported $595 million in revenue, well below... Read more

In the Age of Trump, Workers Fight Back

It used to be that when companies announced they were moving jobs offshore, employees felt they couldn’t do anything. Not anymore. In a world where the President of the United States tweets about saving American jobs and keeping factories in the United... Read more

21 Best Business Management Tools for Small Business

Selecting the best business management tools for your small business becomes super-complex when you add in one factor: integration. You see, management tools are supposed to automate tasks and save you time however, making your mix of solutions work together... Read more

A Better Way To Invest In Index Funds

Investors are pouring money into index funds. According to the Wall Street Journal, index funds received a record $400 billion-plus in new assets in 2016. Almost all index funds simply own stocks in proportion to their size. Is there a... Read more

IT industry under stress over US govt visa policy

The country’s IT industry is under tremendous pressure from US President Donald Trump’s administrative decision to temporarily suspend fast-track processing of H1-B visas and growing attacks on Indians there. The US has a sizeable presence of Indian immigrant population of... Read more