Markets

Here’s how investors should position their portfolios if a ‘blue wave’ materialises, according to the world’s largest asset manager

The outcome of Tuesday’s election will have wide ranging implications for investors’ portfolios, BlackRock said in a note on Monday. With polls suggesting a greater likelihood of a “blue wave” outcome, investors should move toward a more pro-risk stance despite last week’s sell-off in stocks, according to BlackRock. Large-cap tech […]
Here’s how investors should position their portfolios if a ‘blue wave’ materialises, according to the world’s largest asset manager
Tech

WhatsApp is testing self-deleting messages that vanish after 7 days

WhatsApp is testing a self-deleting message feature called “disappearing messages.” The feature lets users choose for their messages to self-destruct seven days after being sent or received. A WhatsApp spokesperson told Business Insider the company hopes to roll out disappearing messages worldwide soon. Users will be able to toggle disappearing […]
WhatsApp is testing self-deleting messages that vanish after 7 days
Strategy

What 22 successful people were doing in their teens and early 20s

When thinking about extremely successful people, it can be hard to imagine what they were doing when they were younger. By their 20s, many of the most successful people in the world were on the road to their future careers. As teenagers, Jeff Bezos was flipping burgers at McDonald’s and […]
What 22 successful people were doing in their teens and early 20s
Lifestyle

16 presidents who grew up in surprisingly humble homes

Some presidents like John F. Kennedy were born to wealthy families with large estates. Others came from working-class families who lived in small cabins or on farms. President Abraham Lincoln was born and raised in a one-bedroom log cabin on the Kentucky frontier. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. While […]
16 presidents who grew up in surprisingly humble homes