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How An Accounting Degree Can Help You In Business

March 26, 2019 • FINANCE & BANKING, Personal FinanceComments (0)

You’ll have a lot on your plate once you decide to run a business. For starters, you need to find the best suppliers, hire the right people for the job, and come up with unique marketing strategies in order to attract customers. But aside from these, your business’s financial health also plays a significant role …

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

February 25, 2019 • FINANCE & BANKING, Editor’s Choice, Top CFO/Financial Director InterviewsComments (0)

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 educational credo as “professional development through research-based excellence”, and the EDHEC PhD

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

February 24, 2019 • BUSINESS & INNOVATION, Editor’s Choice, Governance & Regulation, Strategies for the Changing WorldComments (0)

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 injustice. Successful companies for that matter compel their employees to apply trust and control on a

How Can Loans Help Those With a Bad Credit History

February 22, 2019 • CULTURE & LIFESTYLE, Personal FinanceComments (0)

Having a bad credit history can impact significantly on your lifestyle. It means that you will be unlikely to be accepted for a loan and if you are, you will end up paying large amounts of interest as providers will consider that you are a bad risk. There are

Uber: Pressure to Perform

February 19, 2019 • EMERGING TRENDS, BUSINESS & INNOVATION, Digital Transformation, Editor’s Choice, Commentary, Global Capital Markets, Strategies for the Changing WorldComments (0)

By John Colley News that Uber’s 2018 third quarter losses have widened to $1.1 Bn with slowing sales growth, are signs of a much more difficult future for ride hailing. The concept of low cost, easily summonsed, responsive taxi services provided by part

MARKETPLACE LENDING: Retrospect and Prospect – Interview with Renaud Laplanche, Founder of LendingClub and CEO of Upgrade

February 14, 2019 • FINANCE & BANKING, Banking InnovationComments (0)

By Karel Cool and Olivier Daviron French-born Renaud Laplanche founded LendingClub, the marketplace lender that connects borrowers and investors through its online platform, in 2007. The idea had its origins in his early days at a previous venture,

Indonesia is Giving Proof of a Zakat Paradigm Shift

February 12, 2019 • Asia - Pacific, Responsible FinanceComments (0)

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 occurrence.   The Government of Indonesia has launched the book ‘Fikih Zakat on Sustainable

Empowering Lives With Zakat: Why We Need More Transparency And Innovation

February 12, 2019 • Responsible Finance, World DevelopmentComments (0)

By Namira Samir and Imad el Fadili A recent study by Sumner (2012) suggested that approximately 960 million people from 1.3 billion poor people in the world live in Middle-Income countries1. This evidence is being referred to as the “new bottom billion”.

Understanding Overdraft Protection and Other Banking Fees

January 29, 2019 • Personal FinanceComments (0)

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 in handy at times, like when you have to pay for something as soon as possible but you lack the

Never try to make a profit on all trades

January 15, 2019 • Personal Finance, Responsible FinanceComments (0)

When you are trading, the most common thing you will try to do is get the profit from every trend. This is common because every trader wants to get rich. They want to squeeze the money out of the trend and they want to profit from every movement. This is not