Scammers use the likes of LinkedIn to find out who the chief executives and senior financial staff are in companies. Then they send bogus emails purporting to be from bosses to employees instructing them to transfer money into certain bank accounts

Not long ago almost all the fraudsters who tried to part us from our money were spectacularly stupid. They would send us barely literate emails tellin(...)

Sales of Barbie dolls rose in the fourth quarter of the year. Photograph: Mike Blake/Reuters

Mattel reported a surprise rise in quarterly net sales, its first increase in over two years, as sales of its Barbie dolls recovered and demand rose f(...)