Dropbox shows its freemium model works — 11 million users and 300,000 business teams are paying for its service (BOX)

Dropbox on Friday released the paperwork it filed to go public, offering new details on its business.  The company reported it has 11 million paying users. Although Dropbox…

We went to one of H&M’s sister stores and saw why it’s become a secret weapon for the brand

Though H&M’s business has been struggling, other H&M group brands have been doing well, according to the company’s CEO, Karl-Johan Persson. Cos, which launched in 2007, is focused on…

London property is worth more than Bristol, Birmingham, Glasgow, Manchester, and Edinburgh combined

London’s property market is worth £1.5 trillion, representing 18% of the entire UK market. But growth is slowing — just 1.5% price growth over the last 12 months….

One of the world’s largest rental-car companies is ending a key partnership with the NRA

Enterprise Holdings, one of the world’s largest rental-car companies, is ending a key partnership with the National Rifle Association. The conglomerate, which operates Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Alamo Rent a…

UPS is rolling out new electric delivery trucks — these 13 photos show the evolution of their vehicles

UPS announced on Thursday it will be deploying plug-in electric vehicles that will rival the costs of traditional fuel vehicles.  The company is collaborating with Workhorse Group, Inc….

Riot Blockchain’s CEO is pushing back against critics and trying to convince the world his company is serious about crypto (RIOT)

Riot Blockchain, one of the first companies to pivot to blockchain and see its stock skyrocket, has been accused of fraud. In an interview with Business Insider, CEO…

Volvo’s V60 new station wagon is simply stunning

Volvo unveiled the new V60 wagon on Wednesday. The new compact premium wagon will be available in the US with either a 250 horsepower or a 316 horsepower…

A golden opportunity just opened up for cryptocurrency traders

Bitcoin is trading at a big premium in South Korea thanks to bullish news out of the country.  That provides a golden opportunity for traders to make a…

I drove a $40,000 Buick Regal TourX station wagon for a week — and it was just as good as most family SUVs (GM)

Buick has expanded its lineup with a wagon. The Regal TourX is a capable family hauler that has way more style than an SUV. Performance and tech are…

10 things you need to know in markets today

Good morning! Here’s what you need to know in markets on Wednesday. 1. It’s jobs day in the UK. The Office for National Statistics will later on Wednesday…

Walmart’s Alice Walton is the richest woman in the world — here’s how she spends her $47.9 billion fortune

Walmart heiress Alice Walton is the richest woman in the US — and the world.  With an estimated net worth of $ 47.9 billion, she ranks 13th on…

The Trump administration just made another big move to reshape the healthcare system

The Department of Health and Human Services debuted a new rule expanding the use of short-term health insurance plans. The rule would allow people to use short-term plans…

The pound jumped after Business Insider reported the EU parliament is calling for more ‘flexibility’ in Brexit talks

Sterling jumped after Business Insider reported that the EU Parliament is preparing a resolution that will call for more flexibility in a future relationship with Britain. The pound climbed…

Elliott Management, a $34 billion hedge fund, described cryptocurrencies as ‘one of the most brilliant scams in history’ in a brutal takedown

Elliott Management, a $ 34 billion hedge fund, told clients that cryptocurrencies will likely one day be described “as one of the most brilliant scams in history.”  “FOMO…

We asked 2 of Citigroup’s top executives what they look for when hiring senior investment bankers (C)

Citigroup’s investment bank has been showing signs of progress and competing among Wall Street’s best. We asked two of the bank’s top executives what they look for when…