Investors are pulling billions of dollars out of Europe — and Britain is one of the worst hit

Investors are pulling billions of dollars out of Europe — and Britain is one of the worst hit

LONDON — Global investors are fleeing Europe in droves, according to Barclays. Analyst Magesh Kumar Chandrasekaran and the European Equity Strategy team at the investment bank said in a note sent to clients on Thursday that billions have been pulled from European stock markets and funds in 2018. Europe has seen the highest equity outflows…

BARCLAYS: Investors can leverage Brexit to make a killing on European stocks — here’s how

BARCLAYS: Investors can leverage Brexit to make a killing on European stocks — here’s how

LONDON — With eight months to go until Britain officially leaves the European Union, there is still no sign of a deal being struck between the two sides. Progress is so slow that many are now speculating that no deal will be reached and the UK could drop out of the bloc with no fallback…

Top European investors are betting the crazy $3 billion US scooter trend will go global

Top European investors are betting the crazy $3 billion US scooter trend will go global

Lime is one of the new scooter startups that’s exploded in the US in the last 9 months. Lime Top European investors Atomico and Index Ventures have separately made bets on two US electric scooter startups, hoping to win big on the buzzy trend before it takes off globally. Atomico has invested an undisclosed amount…

These investors control $3 billion of Facebook stock — and they want to take Zuckerberg down

These investors control $3 billion of Facebook stock — and they want to take Zuckerberg down

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. David Ramos/Getty; Skye Gould/Business Insider Facebook investors boasting nearly $3 billion (£2.3 billion) in shares are making moves to topple Mark Zuckerberg as chairman and tear apart his power base at the company. Business Insider has spoken with six prominent shareholders who are growing increasingly restless about the way Facebook is…

Investors with trillions at stake are ‚gorging like pigs at the trough’ — and the smallest misstep could make a painful crash even worse

Investors with trillions at stake are ‚gorging like pigs at the trough’ — and the smallest misstep could make a painful crash even worse

Pigs line up to eat at a trough at a farm on May 1, 2009 in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Ulet Ifansasti/Getty As US borrowing costs rise, it will be more important to track debt levels and how easily people are able to repay their obligations.  Investors in the stock market are borrowing at record levels to…

Investors are dying to know if the Cambridge Analytica scandal means people use Facebook less

Investors are dying to know if the Cambridge Analytica scandal means people use Facebook less

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified before the House Energy and Commerce Committee on Capitol Hill on April 11. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Analysts want to know whether the Cambridge Analytica scandal has affected user engagement on Facebook. CEO Mark Zuckerberg has said the #DeleteFacebook campaign hasn’t had much impact, but it’s less clear whether users are…