• 10 things you need to know in markets today

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! Here's what you need to know in markets on Monday.
    1. Stock markets were expected to be on the defensive on Monday as a weekend G7 summit fanned trade war fears after US President Donald Trump backed out of a joint communique in a blow to the group's efforts to show a united front. Japan's Nikkei closed up 0.49%, the Hong Kong Hang Seng is up 0.42% at the time of writing , and China's Shanghai Composite is down 0.56%.
    2. South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Coinrail said it was hacked over the weekend, prompting an extended sell-off of bitcoin to a 2-month low amid growing...
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  • 10 things in tech you need to know today

    10 things in tech you need to know today

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Monday.
    1. Microsoft is building a new game streaming service that will work across Xbox, PCs and smartphones. The company also announced several studio acquisitions to boost its first-party game development.
    2. Layoffs of thousands of staff at BT might be down to a potential sale, according to rumours inside the company. A sale might involve Deutsche Telekom.
    3. A preliminary report into a Tesla vehicle crash raises new questions about its semi-autonomous system and the actions of the driver, Bloomberg reported. The report found...
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