Top Investment Destinations

BVI FINANCE: Your partner of choice for crossborder trade, investment and business

January 25, 2019

An exclusive interview with Mrs. Lorna Smith, OBE, Interim Executive Director at BVI Finance   Recognised as the top offshore jurisdiction in the world,

Global Insights

North Rhine-Westphalia: Investors’ First Choice in Germany

November 21, 2018

­­North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) is strong, dynamic and ideally located. The state is the most important economic region in Germany and has for years been one

Business & Innovation

How To Expand Into Fast-Growing, Mobile Optimised Emerging Markets – Fast

February 14, 2019

A conversation with Andre de Wet CEO and Founder, 2ndBase   From start-ups to different heights of business, 2ndBase helps the world’s top tech

Top Financial Directors

Stay Ahead of the Next Disrupt Change Through Research-Based Excellence

February 1, 2019

As one of the Top 15 business schools in Europe, EDHEC Business School – operating from Paris, Nice, Lille, London and Singapore, has spelled out its

Global Economy

2019: Year of the App Bubble Crash? How History Repeats Itself.

February 14, 2019

By John Colley “When it comes to investment markets, history has a habit of repeating itself again and again and again…” 2000 was remembered as the year

Darker Clouds over Europe

February 4, 2019

Global Capital Market

You will not need to risk too much for trades

January 14, 2019

When you learn about the trading profession for the first time, the business process will be clear to you. Then traders will also learn about investing money


Darker Clouds over Europe

February 4, 2019

By Dan Steinbock Not only is Europe’s expansionary cycle fading, but the region is about to face challenges that it has to tackle amid growing political

Banking Innovation

MARKETPLACE LENDING: Retrospect and Prospect – Interview with Renauld Leplanche, Founder of LendingClub and CEO of Upgrade

February 14, 2019

By Karel Cool and Olivier Daviron French-born Renaud Laplanche founded LendingClub, the marketplace lender that connects borrowers and investors through its


Governance & Regulation

On the Delicate Art to Balance Trust and Control to Promote Performance

February 8, 2019

By David de Cremer and Jakob Stollberger In every relationship, trust plays a valuable role to ensure that both ends are not met with infidelity and

Personal Finance

Understanding Overdraft Protection and Other Banking Fees

January 29, 2019

Anyone with a bank account has most likely heard of overdraft protection — and most of these people have dealt with it as well. Overdraft protection can come

Responsible Finance

Indonesia is Giving Proof of a Zakat Paradigm Shift

February 12, 2019

By Greget Kalla Buana The similarities between the foundation goals of SDGs and zakat resulted in a paradigm shift, and Indonesia is providing evidences of its


The Contemporary Value of Marx’s Practice of Civilisation

February 4, 2019

By Bao Zonghao Karl Marx’s practice of civilisation was used as a reference to this article. However, this is not the full and systematic explanation like

On Duterte and the Philippines

Philippine Peso Stability Relies on Duterte’s Infrastructure Success

January 30, 2019

By Dan Steinbock                                       Recent concerns about peso’s depreciation have been exaggerated.

World Development

Gender Gaps in the Economic Sphere: Is Indonesia Making Progress?

February 13, 2019

By Namira Samir Women’s rights have long been the centre of arguments since ancient times. Though societies have formidably dealt with the issue the best way