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Trader Digest: Jeff Bezos' $500m Superyacht

This week in Trader Digest Jeff Bezos has purchased a new superyacht that’s really making waves in the big boat market, Jessica Alba made an impressive return on the IPO of her beauty company, and London’s economy is beginning to look up...

WHAT WE’RE READING

Jeff Bezos’s New Superyacht Heralds Roaring Market for Big Boats
‘The triple-masted, 127-meter ship is likely to cost more than $500 million.’ BLOOMBERG

They Told Their Therapists Everything. Hackers Leaked It All
‘A mental health startup built its business on easy-to-use technology. Patients joined in droves. Then came a catastrophic data breach.’ WIRED

Actress-Turned-Mogul Alba Makes $122 Million in Honest IPO
‘Actress Jessica Alba cemented her claim to one of the most lucrative side gigs in Hollywood after shares of her beauty business, the Honest Co., soared 44% in its market debut.’ BLOOMBERG

How to Decide Whether to Invest in Bitcoin or Ether
‘The days when Bitcoin was the only real option for investors looking to get into cryptocurrencies are long gone.’ CRYPTOHUNTER

Piccadilly Circus Billboards Point to Brightening London Economy
‘Sales of advertising abstraction connected the elephantine integer hoardings successful London’s Piccadilly Circus are providing the latest grounds of a strengthening economy.’ WORLD FISH NEWS

Goldman Sachs Executes its First Bitcoin Derivatives Trades
‘Move comes two months after bank announced reboot of crypto trading desk’ FINANCIALTIMES

WHAT WE’RE LISTENING TO

Why We Should All Give Up Meat
‘Gideon talks to the FT’s Henry Mance about why he became a vegan. He says it's not just about preserving wildlife and the environment, it’s also about being true to our human values.’ FINANCIAL TIMES

A Deep Dive Into the Racial Wealth Gap in the U.S
‘More than 150 years after the end of slavery in the U.S., the net worth of a typical white family is nearly six times greater than that of the average Black family.’ BLOOMBERG

WHAT WE’RE WATCHING

Gods of Snooker
'Alex 'The Hurricane' Higgins upsets the snooker establishment but helps transform a game played in the backrooms of working men’s clubs into box office gold.' BBC IPLAYER