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2 weeks ago

'Stolen' Tutankhamen Bust Puts Britain's Museums And Auctioneers Back Under the Spotlight

The 3000-year-old bust is being sold from the Resandro Collection, one of the world’s most renowned private collections of Egyptian art.
By David Dawkins 6 min read
2 weeks ago

The Next Step: Hinduja Brothers Investment Shows Billionaire Appetite For Smart Cities

The smart city hype has taken a step in the right direction with a strategic partnership between London startup Pavegen and the Hinduja Group.
By David Dawkins 21 min read
2 weeks ago

Lego Family Team Up With Blackstone For $6 Billion Deal For Merlin Theme Parks

Merlin's portfolio includes top London landmarks like Madame Tussauds, the London Eye, other British tourist hotspots and attractions in 25 other countries.
By David Dawkins 3 min read
3 weeks ago

George Soros Leads Chorus of Wealthy Calling For A New Wealth Tax

The signatories claim that a 2 cents tax on the dollar on assets over $50 million, and 1 cent on the dollar on assets over $1 billion, could generate $3 trillion over 10 years.
By David Dawkins 5 min read
1 month ago

Sotheby’s Bought By Billionaire Patrick Drahi In Surprise $3.7 Billion Deal

The deal means that the two British auction houses that dominate internationals sales of fine art, real estate and collectibles are both owned by French billionaires.
By David Dawkins 7 min read
1 month ago

Motoring ‘Aristocracy’ Gather For World’s Rarest Car Show in Italy

Set on the shores of Lake Como, Italy, the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este showcases 50 of the best cars built between the 1920s and 1980s.
By David Dawkins 4 min read