Index fund guru John Bogle advised: don’t look for the needle in the haystack, just buy the haystack

As 2021 draws to a close, strategists are busy prognosticating as to which companies will come out in top in 2022 and beyond. Tomorrow’s winners will(...)

Alan Foy of Venturewave Capital: ‘It’s very hands-off. I’m not spending hours trying to get The Edge to put in more money.’ Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Alan Foy might be spending his lockdown days convincing celebrities such as Hollywood actor Liam Neeson and members of U2 to invest in his new €100 mi(...)

Randstad will acquire  Monster for $3.40 a share in cash, 23 per cent above the Massachusetts-based ecommerce company’s closing price on Monday.

Randstad has agreed to pay $429 million (€387 million) for jobs site Monster Worldwide, one of the first ecommerce companies to go public in the 1990s(...)

Web pioneer Marc Andreessen said it’s the “right time” for him to step down from the Ebay board. Photograph: David Maung/Bloomberg

Web-browser pioneer Marc Andreessen resigned from the board of EBay ahead of the online marketplace’s breakup, following a verbal battle with activist(...)

Timothy Draper, founder and managing director of Draper Fisher Jurvetson. He  won the US Marshals bitcoin auction earlier this week that captured about $18 million for 30,000 bitcoin. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

Venture capitalist Tim Draper has been identified as the single winning bidder for a cache of bitcoins at a US government auction, part of a larger po(...)