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Ten years have passed since the collapse of Lehman Brothers: this unprecedented event remains today a topic of the greatest concern. Indeed, regulation theory teaches us that the major financial crises – those of 1929 and 1987, for example – prompt structural transformations with...
The World Trade Organization plays a significant role in regulating international trade, but it risks falling behind the fast-moving digital economy, a World Economic Forum official said on Thursday.The WTO, which oversees around 60 trade agreements between 164 member states, needs to update regulations for digital trading services,...
Ken Ofori-Atta – Finance MinisterThe Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, presenting the 2019 Budget Statement to Parliament, on Thursday, said the Government is on course to transforming the economy, explaining that disciplined economic management the abolition and reduction of taxes, among others, are delivering significant results. This year’s Budget,...
LAKE LOUISE, AB , Nov. 20, 2018 /CNW/ - The 2018 Bennett Jones Lake Louise World Cup Business Forum takes place November 23 at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. In its 16th year, this exclusive event brings together thought leaders to engage in discussions on current issues, while supporting...
Financial scams litter the foreign exchange (forex), cryptocurrency and trading markets and today, unfortunately, is no different, with the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) yet again warning against a company committing fraudulent activities.This Tuesday, the British regulator has flagged World Techno Trade, a clone firm of True Trade Limited....
Former Remitly CFO Krish Srinivasan won Hire of the Year at the 2016 GeekWire Awards. (GeekWire Photo)Krish Srinivasan, former CFO of Seattle international money transfer startup Remitly, has found his next gig,...
Britain and the European Union are frantically trying to agree on how to avoid a chaotic breakup in March. Germany's finance minister has said Berlin is prepared for the worst possible outcome.© Provided by Deutsche Welle Provided by Deutsche Welle Germany is prepared for a chaotic British exit from...
LONDON — For kids growing up in today’s cashless society, the piggy bank is going virtual. Father of two Roland Hall turned to a British startup’s digital pocket money app because his kids were still too young to get bank cards from traditional banks. With prepaid debit cards linked to...
By Joanna Konings, Senior Economist, International Trade Analysis Q3 saw the largest increase in tariffs so far in 2018 but has also been the most successful quarter this year for growth in trade volumes. However, momentum stopped building in September, and headwinds from economic activity, as well as...
By UK Bureau THE US-based International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) has rejected Zimbabwe’s application to annul an US$195 million award to a German family whose property was expropriated under the controversial land reform programme. The development comes after the...

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