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28th July 2022

Central & South AmericaVirgin Atlantic - Back in the US, and With a New Sustainable Fuel Supply

Following renewed customer confidence and a strong uptick in bookings, which are up 50% year on year, Virgin Atlantic has decided to reinstate its full portfolio of …

20th July 2022

EuropeEurope's Energy Crisis and Its Effect on Energy Investment

The Russian invasion of Ukraine has forced European leaders to assess their dependence on Russian energy, and to accelerate …

17th July 2022

MENAEmirates REIT is in the running for two awards this year, namely the “REIT CEO of the Year” and the “Leading Shari'a Compliant REIT of the Year in MENA” for 2022.

Emirates REIT is a Dubai-based real estate investment trust that invests principally in income-producing real estate in line with …

12th July 2022

Divestment won’t deliver: Why climate transition must include high emitters

transition requires more than just hope – it needs engagement. Research by leading American universities found divestment to be …

7th July 2022

AfricaAsiaEuropeNorth AmericaCentral & South AmericaNAVIGATING THE VOLATILITY TERRAIN IFCs like the BVI offer security in the age of uncertainty

As investors deal with the uncertainty in global markets, international finance centres (IFCs) like the British Virgin Islands (BVI) …

5th July 2022

In the Fintech Race, Client Experience Should Come First - Nicolas Shamtanis, BDSwiss CEO

Driven by technological advancement, the financial technology (fintech) industry has grown tremendously in the past two decades; while more …

1st July 2022

How does it feel to lead one of the top FX brokerages worldwide?

Alex Pusco (AP): It’s thrilling to be at the forefront of a fast-changing industry and to lead a team …

28th June 2022

“Is Fixed Income the Future”?

The clients that invest in our products tell us repeatedly that they find our investments exciting enough to catch …

24th June 2022

AsiaJapan's Bet on Blue Hydrogen

Some commentators think the Japanese government opted for blue hydrogen ten years ago when renewables were expensive, and they …

23rd June 2022

What you can and should control when investing

You may have heard the often-repeated wisdom of spending time invested in the market and not trying to time …

20th June 2022

EuropeWhy fine wine is now a highly desirable asset.

When market volatility is rising, or economic conditions point towards challenging times or fears of recession, savvy investors understand …

18th June 2022

AsiaPeople’s Bank remains committed to the future of Sri Lanka

People's Bank as a pioneer in digital banking in Sri Lanka seeks to bring to its customers a superior …

15th June 2022

Central & South AmericaColombia goes to the Polls

a divided Colombia will vote for its future. Whoever wins, it is clear that Colombians want change. Colombia has …

13th June 2022

Central & South AmericaElections in Brazil

Far-right incumbent President Jair Bolsonaro has gained ground in recent months but is being held back by rising prices …

6th June 2022

AsiaSingapore’s First Wholesale Digital Bank Opens for Business

Song Qun, vice chairman “We will continue to explore the application of advanced technologies such as AI, blockchain, cloud …

3rd June 2022

EuropeRedefining Infrastructure. Sustainably. Successfully.

As an energy and infrastructure specialist, Kommunalkredit is bridging the needs of sponsors and investors across a wide spectrum …

20th May 2022

EuropeSale of monkeypox vaccine boosts manufacturer’s shares

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the data suggests that smallpox vaccines like Bavarian Nordic’s …

19th May 2022

Central & South AmericaAllianz Global pleads guilty to fraud and agrees to pay $6 billion

One of the largest settlements in corporate history, Allianz Global Investors U.S. LLC has agreed to plead guilty to …

19th May 2022

AsiaLeading Chinese smartphone makers cut orders by 20% due to lockdown concerns

Chinese lockdown continues to be a drag on manufacturing and global supply chains

19th May 2022

Countdown to the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2022

Over 2000 Global thought leaders meet for the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting

17th May 2022

MENASheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Dead at 73

UAE President dies at 73

9th May 2022

South Asia Sees Slower Growth as War in Ukraine Impedes Recovery - World Bank Reports

The World Bank’s latest South Asia Economic Focus Reshaping Norms: A New Way Forward projects the region to grow …

3rd May 2022

EU Agrees Additional Sanctions on Russia

he European Commission welcomes today's agreement by the Council to adopt a fifth package of restrictive measures against Putin's …

1st May 2022

Algebra Ventures secures $15M Investment from IFC to support Egyptian tech startups

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) announced Sunday a $15 million investment in the second fund from venture capital firm …

26th April 2022

How to harness thought leadership in financial services

What is thought leadership in financial services and how can it be used to support business development? We spoke …

22nd April 2022

Historic dividends in Europe with returns of 7%

Three out of four companies that make up the EuroStoxx 50 will reward their shareholders this spring with their …

13th April 2022

North AmericaAlarm in the markets: a part of the US interest rate curve is inverted that has not been in 16 years

For now, the part of the curve between five and 30 years is inverted

8th April 2022

Almirall aims for 2023 to commercialize Lebrikizumab

The company bought the drug in 2019 and has a market of 450 million euros