Demonstrators rally outside the NFL owners meeting in New York City. Photo: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

After a tumultuous month of hearing from the US president and some football fans who are angry at players who do not stand for the national anthem, th(...)

Orreco chief executive Brian Moore and golfer Pádraig Harrington. Photograph: Shane O’Neill Photography

Orreco was founded in 2009 and uses cutting-edge machine intelligence and advanced learning to help some of the world’s most advanced athletes analyse(...)

Does the “endowment effect” also affect investors? Do we get too attached to the stocks we own?  Photograph: iStock

Behavioural economists have long known that when you own things – your house, your car, your possessions in general – you’re more likely to become att(...)

What’s going to happen? Technical analysts try to predict future price trends by studying past price action and charts

Some investors aren’t interested in spending hours studying a company’s fundamentals. They look for answers by studying price action and charts. Is th(...)

 Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant celebrates a  touchdown against the Washington Redskins. Going into last weekend, TV audiences had declined by 15 per cent compared to 2015. Photo: Ray Carlin/ Getty Images

In the waning hours of the presidential election campaign, Donald Trump took time out from discussing matters of greater import to talk NFL. Unlike (...)

A CNN vehicle at Hofstra University, viewed through a fence, with  large images of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump plastered on its side. Photograph: Paul J Richards/AFP/Getty Images

It will be the ultimate political cage fight with an audience to match. Pundits predict that as many as 100 million Americans – a viewership of Super (...)

 Soundwave founders Brendan O’Driscoll, Craig Watson and Aidan Sliney.

Music streaming company Spotify has bought Irish startup Soundwave for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition will see the music analytics firm integrat(...)

Party’s over: The Nasdaq lost 78 per cent of its value in the years following 2000. Illustration: Steve Lopez/Bay Area News Group/MCT via Getty Images

Fifteen years ago today, the dotcom bubble burst, ending the greatest market mania of recent times. What followed was market carnage on a grand scale.(...)

This week it emerged Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban  had been embroiled in a row over a collection of runners with a rapper called Fat Joe. Photograph: Getty

Billionaire Mark Cuban, owner of the Dallas Mavericks basketball team, has been known to shoot his mouth off on occasion. He recently took aim at US c(...)

President Barack Obama and owner Mark Cuban participating in an event  at the White House. Photograph: Mark Wilson/Getty Images

A billionaire media tycoon with close links to US president Barack Obama has urged investors to sell the shares of companies that shift their headqua(...)