Sailing: It's sport, but at ?2 billion not as mortals know it (Independent)
The dinners were private, held aboard their eye-poppingly expensive luxury yachts. The two men talking were both billionaires and the subject under discussion was revolution. An overthrow of the old and installation of the new. The conspirators were Ernesto Bertarelli, the Swiss pharmaceuticals chief, and Larry Ellison, the self-made boss of the Californian-based Oracle computer software giant.