Business

Sweden's two best-known family businesses are IKEA and H&M, but there are many more in all kinds of industries

It has arguably had more impact on the way that more people live than any other business, and the firm…

It might not be the stuff to get then on the front of glossy magazines, but Japanese firm Murata, which…

The Rockefellers have left their iconic home in New York after decades; the South African Gutsches continue…

A panel of top family business heads speaking at a conference in Berlin have called for reform of Europe’s e…

Figures from Germany prove once again that family firms are better able to weather economic storms than…

Chancellor Angela Merkel explained in a speech at the EFB conference in Berlin why family business is…

You could hardly ask for a clearer example of long-termism than the one that just came out of the Maersk…

Hong Kong's Low family donates $25m to a UN media service; South Korea's Yoos are still in trouble over…

UK construction group Wates Group has acquired another family-owned building business, the third-generation…

Economists might find them hard to fathom, but there are good reasons that business families in Asia…

Hedge fund billionaire George Soros' interest in a Spanish construction business raises and intriguing…