Rivian’s Great EV Expectations Meet the Harsh Reality of Manufacturing

To Rivian Automotive Inc.’s factory in Normal, Ill., Life is anything but. Car factories around the world routinely churn out models around the clock. About eight months after production on Rivian’s electric trucks started, executives recently marked a milestone in uninterrupted work days: The company’s plant ran at full speed for an entire 10-hour work … Read more

HSBC Europe boss Lisa McGeough on the bank’s new ‘Dragons’ Den’ and why the poaching risk is waning

When Lisa McGeough joined HSBC in July last year to lead its European investment bank, she faced a task of continuing to turn the business around as she took the reins from bank veteran Philippe Henry, who retired after 32 years at the UK lender. Europe had felt the brunt of a number of cuts … Read more

George Soros Buys and Big Rivian Stake

Text size Soros Fund Management’s stake was worth about $ 2.1 billion at the end of December. Courtesy Rivian George Soros’ family investment office, Soros Fund Management, revealed a new stake in electric truck startup Rivian Automotive . When a notable investor buys into a company it can boost a stock. But the Soros stake … Read more