Cyber start-up Illumio gets more funding

High-profile investment reflects growing worries about attacks


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Michigan’s Alison Davis-Blake on the Ross school and women on boards
– Della Bradshaw
Dean’s column
Theodore Levitt’s intellect was both sharp and inspirational
– John Quelch, Ceibs
Should a company’s employees have a say in who manages them?
– Simon Caulkin

Jakarta: ripe for a tech start-up take-off

Ventures so far are relatively small, but the potential is big

CAIRO EGYPT - September 30: Ramzi Nasrallah, and Hala Freiji are part of the Wadi Group CAIRO, EGYPT on September 30. (Photo by David Degner / Getty Images)
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Children, outsiders and family businesses

Egypt’s Wadi Group offers a case study in the challenges of growth

Crowdfunding merits its hype

The sheer variety and ingenuity of schemes that are seeking backing is inspirational

Google Ventures sets out Europe strategy

Partners announce they will co-invest with leading venture groups

Trium finds a winning formula

A new leader has emerged

Fintech sector complains at bank conduct

British businesses say growth is being obstructed by lack of finance

Bitcoin exchange to trade other currencies

Coinfloor to expand with US dollars, euros and Polish zloty

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JULY 16, 2014. Jeremy Zimmer CEO of United Talent Agency, poses for photographs at their offices in Beverly Hills, July 16, 2014. CREDIT: Ann Johansson.
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Jeremy Zimmer: uber agent goes digital

Hollywood CEO sees UTA as a bridge between technology and media

You may have all the right qualifications

Is our data safe in their hands?

Staff access business information on their own phones