Great frauds in history: the Hound of Hounslow
"Flash crash" trader Navinder Singh Sarao made around $70m from manipulating the futures market.
Peter Thiel: Utopian elite flee for "Galt’s Gulch"
Peter Thiel, the tech tycoon who founded PayPal, has long been prepared for a flight from societal collapse. As coronavirus panic spreads, where is th…
Barclay twins: billionaire brothers square off in court
The Barclay twins spent 60 years building a business empire together. Now, they are squabbling over the spoils and threatening lawsuits.
Great frauds in history: Kautilya Pruthi’s Ponzi scheme
Kautilya Nandan Pruthi persuaded a large number of clients including famous sportsman and actors, to part with over £100m, which he used to fund his p…
Jack Welch: Americans have got to “work like dogs”
Jack Welch saw earlier than most that Asian competitors were coming for corporate America’s lunch. He revolutionised business management in response…
Great frauds in history: Andrew Cochrane-Johnstone
How Andrew Cochrane-Johnstone's "Omnium" scam grew into the Great Stock Exchange Fraud of 1814.