Today’s 12 inside scoops on the world’s most important entrepreneurs and superstars:
Topshop Billionaire Sheds $3 Billion
Topshop boss Philip Green was one of Britain’s most successful entrepreneurs but billions have been wiped from his fortune as sales plummeted at his clothing stores while personal scandals spiralled.
Lloyd’s Of London Profit From Cryptocurrency Hacker Insurance
Where there are assets, there’s insurance, and that’s becoming increasingly true in crypto, where the value of all digital coins vastly exceeds the amount of insurance available. Lloyd’s of London, Aon and others are poised to profit.
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac: Trump’s Plan For Privatization
The Trump administration wants to privatize Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. The plan would bring the mortgage buyers out of government conservatorship 11 years after a bail out in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis.
Robert Mugabe Dies
Robert Mugabe, who died aged 95, led his nation to independence but ultimately crushed the dream of a new Zimbabwe. His 37-year rule was marked by despotic political repression, economic ruin and his own personal enrichment.
The Rise Of Startups Innovating In The Fertility Space
The growth rate of startups innovating in the fertility space can be directly correlated with rise of women in workforce, delayed family planning and employer-subsidized fertility treatments.
This Is How Facebook Dating Works
Facebook connects billions of people across the world. Now, the new Facebook Dating service is helping them hook up and (potentially) meet the love of their lives.
New Yorkers Are Leaving The City In Droves: Here’s Why They’re Moving And Where They’re Going
With the rapid growth of technology making it easy to work anywhere, do you really need to live in a big city like New York or San Francisco? Not if you want to pay less taxes, tap a bigger jobs market, affordable property and a better quality of life.
Exclusive: Feds Demand Apple And Google Hand Over Names Of 10,000+ Users Of A Gun Scope App
Federal investigators have ordered Apple and Google to hand over data on over 10,000 users who downloaded a popular app for rifle scopes. The probe targets international gun-runners but threatens to scoop up personal information on thousands of gun owners.
Frankfurt Motor Show: Tesla’s Got Competition
Check out the must-see new cars from the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show, including the Porsche Taycan sports sedan, which is expected to give the Tesla S a run for its money.
The 22-Year-Old From Compton Who’s Merging Hip-Hop Culture With The Tech World
Iddris Sandu, the self-taught 22-year-old entrepreneur, has written code for Uber, designed a Kanye West album cover, and is building a STEM training hub in Ghana.
Watch: Here’s How Flour Shop Bakery Became A Success Off $150 Exploding Cakes
Amirah Kassem has created her viral exploding rainbow cakes for the Kardashians and Ariana Grande, but how did she get here? In the first installment of the Forbes original series Here’s How, Kassem goes behind the counter to discuss her recipe for successful entrepreneurship and what it took for her to launch her Manhattan-based bakery, Flour Shop.
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