The IMF just became the latest to warn about the $1.3 trillion ‚leveraged loan’ market

The IMF just became the latest to warn about the $1.3 trillion ‚leveraged loan’ market

The buildup of risky debt in corporate credit markets has caught the attention of the Bank of England and the Federal Reserve. It’s also been highlighted by global fund managers in the latest industry survey by Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Now the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has added to the clamor, warning that an…

Hoax alert: The latest spammy viral Facebook post warns users about account ‚cloning’

Hoax alert: The latest spammy viral Facebook post warns users about account ‚cloning’

There’s a new spammy viral post circulating on Facebook — and it’s all about „cloning.” Cloning is when a user copies another user’s profile, then uses the information — such as the profile photo and other personal details — to create a new „impostor” Facebook account. It is (obviously) against Facebook’s rules, and a chain-mail-esque…

Facebook’s latest data blunder is mind-blowingly bad and users should be burning with rage

Facebook’s latest data blunder is mind-blowingly bad and users should be burning with rage

Facebook’s latest security blunder is a complete disgrace. Facebook knows it, which is why the man in charge took a call with reporters on Friday to give the first, patchy explanation of multiple bugs which exposed 50 million people’s information. Apparently, Zuckerberg sounded tired. He should have sounded desperate. The company waited for the news…

Vimeo is the latest platform to remove content from InfoWars conspiracy theorist Alex Jones

Vimeo is the latest platform to remove content from InfoWars conspiracy theorist Alex Jones

Vimeo has removed Alex Jones’ InfoWars from its platform for violating the company’s Terms of Service standards, a Vimeo spokesperson told Business Insider on Sunday. The videos, posted on Thursday and Friday „violated our Terms of Service prohibitions on discriminatory and hateful content,” the spokesperson said, adding that Vimeo had notified the account owner and…

Latest on Trump’s visit to the UK

Latest on Trump’s visit to the UK

Summary It’s the second day of the US President’s UK visit Donald Trump tells the Sun newspaper the PM’s Brexit plan would „probably kill” a UK-US trade deal He also says ex-Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson „would make a great prime minister”, and criticises London’s mayor The president and Theresa May are due to watch a…

Latest: Thailand cave rescue

Latest: Thailand cave rescue

Summary The mission to rescue 12 boys and football coach began at 10:00 on Sunday (03:00 GMT) They have been trapped by monsoon floods in a cave in northern Thailand for two weeks The operation is a race against time as more rain is predicted in the coming days It is still unclear how the…

Trump’s latest threat to Kim Jong Un reminds us all that we are a hair’s breadth from nuclear war

Trump’s latest threat to Kim Jong Un reminds us all that we are a hair’s breadth from nuclear war

North Korea recently flipped out on the US, and President Donald Trump had plenty to say about it. KCNA President Donald Trump addressed a key North Korean complaint on Thursday, ahead of a planned historic summit between Trump and Kim Jong Un. But in doing so he evoked the threats that brought the world to…

Football latest, gossip and debate

Football latest, gossip and debate

Premier League managers, Championship play-offs, World Cup squads, transfer gossip, – Live – BBC Sport ]]> ]]> Summary Fulham beat Derby 2-1 on aggregate to reach Championship play-off final Aston Villa v Middlesbrough (19:45 BST, Villa lead 1-0 after first leg) Get involved: Who do you want to manage your team next season? #bbcfootball

Kim Jong Un’s latest play for peace was actually a declaration that it’s ready for nuclear war — and it just might get it

Kim Jong Un’s latest play for peace was actually a declaration that it’s ready for nuclear war — and it just might get it

North Korea’s recent promise to halt its nuclear and intercontinental ballistic missile tests might first seem like an overture for peace, but a careful reading suggests it could indicate Kim Jong Un is ready for nuclear war — and he just may get it. The testing of nuclear weapons and of missiles with ever-increasing ranges…