Global Insights

The “Secret Code” of Success

April 2, 2018

By Ben Laker, Mark Ridley and Ian Mills What is the greatest formula for high-level success? In this article, the authors highlight the significance of

Emerging Trends

Going Beyond the Boundaries: Renta 4 on Discovering the Growth Potential of the MILA Market

April 2, 2018

A conversation with Mr. Tristán González del Valle Chavarri, Institutional Business Director at Renta 4 Banco and Chairman at Renta 4 Luxembourg As the


On the Joy of Not being a Listed Company

April 3, 2018

By David De Cremer Being a listed company sure is beneficial and puts on an immediate and direct effect on the different aspects of the company. But will these

Betting Big on CPEC

April 3, 2018

On Donald Trump

2018: A Foreign Policy Wild Ride in Trump’s America

March 27, 2018

By Markos Kounalakis Surprise is an element that Trump relishes both in deal-making and in policy. America and the world need to get ready for a wild ride in

On Duterte and the Philippines

The Economic Moral Hazards of the International Criminal Court – and the Philippines Withdrawal

March 22, 2018

By Dan Steinbock                                                  As the Philippines is withdrawing from the

Governance & Regulation

The Future of Bitcoin Governance and Trading

April 19, 2018

By John Christopher Norwood Bitcoin exploded into headlines and investment portfolios in 2017, and rightly so. Business Insider reports that the world’s


Banking Innovation

When Technology Meets Finance: An Interview with CFO, Rabobank Asia Niels Boudeling

April 2, 2018

Finance leaders are aware of the tremendous impact of technological advancements and of the need to improve their business strategies to keep their competitive

World Development

Earn Billions in North Korea: Here’s How

March 27, 2018

By Shepherd Iverson This is not a parody for THE ONION, but a pragmatic proposal to reunify Korea with your money, in exchange for resource ownership,

Digital Transformation

Women in Tech: How Email Expert Andrea Loubier is Leading the Email Revolution

March 25, 2018

Interview with Mailbird CEO Andrea Loubier Email communication plays a vital role in today’s highly digitised and complex business environment. However,

International Relations

Betting Big on CPEC

April 3, 2018

By Xiangming Chen, S.K. Joseph and Hamna Tariq With the launch of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), one fundamental question to ask is if this


Cryptocurrency: Advancing Kazakhstan’s Economy and Investment?

March 28, 2018

By Samantha Brletich Aimed at developing markets, cryptocurrency, and attracting investment, Kazakhstan created the Astana International Financial Center

Middle East & Africa

The QFC, a Platform for Growth in Qatar and Beyond

April 1, 2018

By Haitham Al-Salama Looking for top business and investment destinations in the Arab world? Dr. Haitham Al-Salama, Chief Economic Advisor at Qatar Financial