It’s 11am on a Thursday at the British Library, and in an upstairs auditorium about a hundred young women (and a handful of men) are listening to a talk. Many hold smartphones aloft to photograph the that
Funding Circle floated to much fanfare last September. It matches small businesses who want to borrow with investors looking for better returns than their cash could earn sitting in a savings account.
London (CNN Business) — Starbucks is closing stores and losing money in its most important European market. The coffee chain said Thursday that its UK business lost £17.2 million ($22 million) in the ended