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Jeremy Fiance, the 26-year-old founder of House Fund, ups his VC ambitions

A little less than two years ago, we reported on Jeremy Fiance, a then 24-year-old recent UC Berkeley graduate who’d just taken the wraps off his new firm, The House Fund. It had secured $6 million in capital commitments from an array of individual investors, many of them venture capitalists, to fund startups coming...

EU pours cold water on UK hopes of Chequers Brexit breakthrough

Theresa May’s reported agreement with her cabinet on a future trading relationship with the EU has been criticised as based on “pure illusion” by the European council president, Donald Tusk, as frustration with the UK erupted in Brussels.Reports that Theresa May’s inner cabinet had agreed on a policy of “managed divergence” during eight hours of talks at an...

Ex-BHS boss Dominic Chappell ordered to pay £87,000 in pensions case

The former owner of BHS, Dominic Chappell, has been ordered to pay a £50,000 fine and £37,000 court costs for failing to disclose vital details to the pensions watchdog as part of its investigation into the collapse of the high street chain. The fine – which Chappell said he could not pay because he had “no funds” – comes...