• 10 things you need to know in markets today

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! Here's what you need to know in markets on Thursday.
    1. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday his tariffs on foreign steel are saving the U.S. industry and he predicted that in the future American steelmakers will mostly face domestic competition, the Wall Street Journal reported. In a 20-minute interview with the newspaper, Trump said some people may complain that steel prices may be "a little more expensive" in the short term because of the tariffs, but that ultimately they will drop.
    2. China said on Thursday a delegation would attend the next round of trade talks with...
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  • 10 things in tech you need to know today

    10 things in tech you need to know today

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Thursday.
    1. A former Tesla engineer says the company silenced her entire team after they brought up safety issues. Cristina Balan raised concerns about the quality and safety of some of Tesla's parts, but was later pushed out of the company.
    2. Goldman Sachs is advising Elon Musk on his plans to take Tesla private. The bank confirmed on Wednesday that it is suspending research coverage of Tesla because it is "acting as a financial advisor" to the car company.
    3. The billionaire cofounder of WhatsApp, Jan Koum, is "resting and...
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