• 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 Monday.
    1. The Saudi stock market dropped as much as 7% on Sunday and oil prices jumped after President Donald Trump threatened "severe punishment" over the disappearance of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi. Asian shares slipped on Monday as worries over Sino-U.S. trade disputes, a possible slowdown in the Chinese economy and higher U.S. borrowing costs tempered optimism despite a rebound in global equities late last week.
    2. Europe's highest court is set to decide whether Britain has the power to unilaterally halt Brexit...
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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 Monday.
    SoftBank shares have fallen dramatically, slashing its value by $20 billion. Bloomberg ascribes the dive to a rocky few weeks for tech companies and the outcry at Saudi Arabia - SoftBank's biggest outside investor - following the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
    Chinese regional authorities laid out the kind of speech suppression that Google will likely have to facilitate for the country's persecuted Muslim ethnic minority to launch its new product in China. Regional authorities in China passed new laws on how to...
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