This 28-year-old helps Deutsche Bank pick startups to work with — here’s how he got to the top

This 28-year-old helps Deutsche Bank pick startups to work with — here’s how he got to the top

Marcus Trotter, Deutsche Bank. Deutsche Bank LONDON — Marcus Trotter, 28, is one of Business Insider’s UK Fintech 35 under 35, a ranking of young rising stars in the UK financial technology industry. Trotter is an „innovation specialist” at Deutsche Bank, helping the bank monitor UK fintech startups and decide which ones to work with.…

Robot helps boy, 14, to be Everton mascot

Robot helps boy, 14, to be Everton mascot

Image copyright PA Image caption Everton captain Phil Jagielka carried the robot on to the pitch A 14-year-old Everton fan has made history by becoming football’s first „remote” match-day mascot – with the aid of a robot. Jack McLinden, who has multiple health conditions, experienced joining his heroes on the pitch before their game against…

BBC report helps HK actor find brothers

BBC report helps HK actor find brothers

Famed Hong Kong actor Anthony Wong had no contact with his British father, barring a few sporadic letters, since he was a child. But a recent BBC report on Wong’s mission to find out more about his father led to an unexpected meeting – with two long-lost half-brothers. Video by Zhijie Shao and Tessa Wong.…

Huge rat helps win Rio Carnival

Huge rat helps win Rio Carnival

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Beija Flor focussed its anger on the state oil company Petrobras and the misuse of the country’s oil wealth This year’s Rio Carnival has been won with a lurid attack on social ills and corruption in Brazil. The Beija Flor school showed the country with a huge rat in charge,…