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    Company Disclosures Related to Climate Change

    Company Disclosures Related to Climate Change

    Climate change is real! It is a global challenge impacting everyone, including companies and businesses around the world. Governments and societies are stepping up to challenge companies to…

    The UK Is Prepping Their Young for Success Through Statutory Financial Education in Schools

    The UK Is Prepping Their Young for Success Through Statutory Financial Education in Schools

    Financial education became part of the National Curriculum for secondary schools in England in September last year, following years of campaigning by pfeg (Personal Finance Education Group, now…

    Banking

    The Banking Industry and its Climate Response

    The Banking Industry and its Climate Response

    Climate change has rocketed up the agenda of many industries over the past few years,…

    How will the Fed’s rate increase affect South America?

    How will the Fed’s rate increase affect South America?

    Following its mid-December meeting, the Federal Reserve increased its benchmark interest rate by 25 basis…

    Electoral Cycles in German Public-Bank Lending

    Electoral Cycles in German Public-Bank Lending

    Government control over enterprises is widespread across the world. While the early economic literature, following…

    FRAGMENTATION OF EUROPE

    FRAGMENTATION OF EUROPE

    “The European Union is experiencing an existential crisis.” So began a plea for immediate action…

    Technology

    Bringing Customer Loyalty Back to the Boardroom

    Bringing Customer Loyalty Back to the Boardroom

    Around the world, the pressure on banks remains high. Still plagued by the memories and repercussions of the financial crisis and recent public scandals, regulation is increasing, and…

    Money on the Go: the Banking App Problem

    Money on the Go: the Banking App Problem

    A huge number of people in the UK use mobile-banking apps for their everyday financial needs. For some people, it may be their first and only …

    Smart Investments Key to Success in the Internet of Things

    Smart Investments Key to Success in the Internet of Things

    The Internet of Things (IoT) has been one of the technology industry’s hottest buzzwords for the past few years, but it seems that 2015 is the year the…

    Banking the Unbanked

    Banking the Unbanked

    A third of the world’s population doesn’t have a bank account. That’s 2.5 billion people. Most are based in the emerging economies of Africa, Asia, Latin America and…

    Brokerage

    How Would an Appreciating US Dollar Affect the Big Five ASEAN Economies?

    How Would an Appreciating US Dollar Affect the Big Five ASEAN Economies?

    Since the first quarter of 2014, the US dollar has steadily appreciated in value against most of the world’s major currencies,…

    Trending Toward Transparency

    Trending Toward Transparency

    Retail forex trading has grown exponentially over the past decade and is one of the fastest growing financial markets today. …