BUSINESS






How a few companies are bitcoining it

IN A recent video Jeremy Sciarappa, a YouTuber, flips the lid off a red box in his living room to reveal a silver machine the size of a shoebox, whining noisily. The contraption is an…


Blackstone checks out of Hilton hotels after 11 years

After holding an interest in Hilton Worldwide for nearly 11 years, private equity firm Blackstone Group has decided to exit the hotel chain operator by selling its about 5.8pc stake.  The sale of 15.8 million shares would…