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UK economy will take years to recover says BoE's Dale

<b>The UK's economic recovery will take a "number of years", the Bank of England's chief economist Spencer Dale has said.</b><p>"We had a very deep recession, we have a number of years to go," Mr Dale told the BBC.<p>He also said that interest rates would remain low for what he termed a "sustained period".<p>But …

Economics

No more scam texts on your bill, say cell carriers

A premium SMS scam might look like this - responding would trigger a charge on one's next mobile phone bill.<p>Ever found a few bucks on your cellphone bill because of some kind of texting scam you had no idea you were a part of? You're not alone — in fact, it's so common that there's a national …

T-Mobile

America's Biggest Banks: JPMorgan, Wells Fargo Keep Growing While BofA, Citi Shrink

Just how big are the nation’s biggest banks? Well, the top four alone manage roughly $8 trillion in assets.<p>At the top of the list sits JPMorgan Chase with a whopping $2.46 trillion in assets followed by Bank of America with $2.12 trillion. The two banks are the only ones with assets exceeding $2 …

How An Ecuadorean Entrepreneur Built South America's Most Luxe Jungle Hotel: Mashpi Lodge

“Here’s to attempting impossible projects,” says Ecuadorean entrepreneur Roque Sevilla as we clink glasses at the hotel he owns in Quito, talking about his latest “beautiful, impossible project,” Mashpi Lodge in the Andean cloud forest.<p>An economist and businessman with a not-so-secret desire to be …

Twitter is hardly alone: Two-thirds of tech companies going public this year were unprofitable

Twitter lost $79 million in 2012 and is on track to lose even more this year. But that hasn’t dampened enthusiasm for its shares, which are likely to start trading publicly next month.<p>Indeed, Twitter has plenty of company among technology startups going public this year: 68% were unprofitable at …

Profit