Risk aversion hampers economic progress

Country still struggling with productivity conundrum

Tech booms are good but do not last

The question is not whether this boom will end, but when and how

Net-a-Porter boss quits before Yoox deal

Massenet’s decision to resign on eve of accord steers her clear of clashes but rubs off some glister

Calculated approach to tweets: iSentium CEO Gautham Sastri
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Market signals amid Twitter din

A wave of young companies mine networks to predict stock prices

Business Life. Doctor Gordon Sanghera, CEO of Oxford Nanopore.
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Oxford’s genes genie

British scientist behind pioneering DNA sequencer

Moral hazard and abundant seed capital

Selling equity to venture capitalists has become a lucrative business model, writes Murad Ahmed


Dubsmash aiming to tap app’s viral appeal

Social media sensation aims to evolve into new platform

Entrepreneurship training vital in Africa

Start-ups want all the advice they can get

iZettle handout

Payments company iZettle raises €60m

Latest move by investors to back European fintech start-ups

Aaron Levie, CEO Box, talks about the his vision for the future of the company enterprise cloud company he co-founded at the Box offices in San Francisco, California, Thursday, August 13, 2015. Thor Swift for the Financial Times
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Lesson from Box for technology start-ups

The cloud storage unicorn has had a rough ride