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Satya Nadella, the Microsoft chief executive who gained unwelcome notoriety this month after saying that women shouldn’t ask for a pay rise, is himself on a blockbuster pay package worth over $84m, it has emerged.
Around 10pm tonight, Britain will be hit by Gonzalo, a hurricane which left Bermuda with a power blackout last week.
Almost one in three wealthy Londoners are planning to leave in the next five years, according to a report by Barclays Wealth and Investment Management.
Consumer confidence is at its highest in three years, and a recovery in real incomes is set for the turn of the year, says accountancy firm Deloitte.
An energy crisis is on the horizon as the UK is paying more than ever for electricity and gas despite using less.
Police have foiled several terrorism plots this year, but the threat is only increasing, Britain’s most senior counter-terrorism officer said.
Bill Gates may be the richest person alive, but it seems he has learnt a thing or three from Warren Buffett.
Talent, investment, and playing to your strengths. We meet the firms thriving in London
Google is set to roll out the fifth incarnation of its Android operating system tomorrow. Named Lollipop, the system has been designed to appeal to businesses.
The UK spends more on cyber defence than any other European state, and rightly so. New statistics have emerged showing that the UK suffered significantly more cyber attacks over the first half of 2014 than any other state across Europe, the Middle Eastern or Africa (EMEA).
Do you know about the recent changes to dismissal claims, flexible working, sick pay, holiday pay and more?
Roger Sumner-Rivers came up with an unusual strategy to cement success - would you try it?
We all know how difficult it is at the moment for graduates to get their first post-uni job.
Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan have donated a generous $25m (£15.7m) to prevent the outbreak of ebola.
The root to growth is happiness, argues author and business owner Natalie Campbell
Headspace Group MD Jonathan Rosenblatt on changing attitudes towards work space
A terror suspect may have been targeting former Prime Minister Tony Blair, in a Mumbai-style terror attack, an Old Bailey jury heard today.
Here’s a stat that may make you choke on your coffee today – the world’s richest 1%, the people who individually are worth more than $798,000, own more than 48% of global wealth.
Forget Boris’s Brick and Ed’s housing tricks - start with our empty homes, say Nick Kalms and Benjamin Radstone of YouSpotProperty.com
In the wake of the Snapchat photo leak scandal, Zia Hayat, CEO and founder of Callsign, offers security advice to businesses
The chief executives of FTSE100 companies (the 100 biggest companies listed in the UK) have seen their total earnings soar since the turn of the century.
FTSE100 directors have seen a 21% increase in total pay in just a year, while the average employee is struggling to get pay rises at all.
At one point or another we all have to speak in front of people, here are our experts’ tips
Female managers earn 23% less than their male counterparts. Are you being underpaid?
If there’s one system that is obviously not working, it is the pay system that means that men in the US earn 17.7% more than their female counterparts.
Seen that kickstarter campaign to keep Nickelback OUT of London?
Meet the winners, hear from some of the UK’s finest businesspeople, and see the action
A sophisticated method of hacking ATMs has allowed criminal gangs to withdraw vast sums of money, it has been discovered.
Lego will not renew a long-standing contract with Shell, after a creative intervention by Greenpeace drew attention to Shell’s plans for Arctic oil exploration.
Disney has effectively been handed £31.9m by the UK government for agreeing to make the new Avengers film over here.
The MD of Gekko shares his take on the party conferences as a business owner
Apple has just been named the most valuable brand in the world, ahead of Google and Coca-Cola.
The former England cricket captain tells us what he’s learnt about being in charge
It’s happened, and it’s momentous.
Wonga’s woes have increased today after one of its television ads was banned.
Billionaire businessman and politician Michael Bloomberg has received a knighthood from the Queen.
The London Underground is one of the capital’s vital organs. Life without it is unthinkable, and over three million people utilise the subterranean trains every day.
From finance to flexi-time, here are five key ideas to boost business