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Will online poker growth ever slow down?

July 18, 2019 • Digital TransformationComments (0)

Since it first arrived on the scene, online poker has been something of a polarizing sport. There were traditionalists who scorned the online version of the game, and then there were the realists who knew that the internet was the future of everything. There’s no need to point out who was right with that one. …

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Countries Where Cryptocurrency Adoption is Highest

July 9, 2019 • EMERGING TRENDS, Digital TransformationComments (0)

Cryptocurrency has seen its fair share of growth in recent years—growth in price, growth in terms of the sheer number of cryptocurrencies popping up, and most importantly, growth in world adoption. Countries all over the world are starting to recognize that

B2B Marketing and Lead Generation Tips For Finance Companies

June 21, 2019 • FINANCE & BANKING, BUSINESS & INNOVATION, Digital TransformationComments (0)

Business-to-business (B2B) marketing and lead generation stand as among the most effective digital marketing trends in the business industry today. If you are a finance company, this doesn’t exempt you from having to push for these techniques. Because the

Guide to Selecting a Helpdesk Ticketing Software for Small Business

June 20, 2019 • BUSINESS & INNOVATION, Digital TransformationComments (0)

If you are thinking about including a helpdesk ticketing software in your small business, read our quick guide to find out what you need to look for!   No matter what size of business you have, you can make use of a helpdesk ticketing software. If you

The Great Reckoning for Capitalism Beckons

May 29, 2019 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, EMERGING TRENDS, Capitalism in the 21st Century, Editor’s ChoiceComments (0)

By Graham Vanbergen As the politics of Europe rapidly changes, Graham Vanbergen quotes renowned economists Stiglitz, Collier and Coyle to conclude that the failure of capitalism is now so evident it is consuming democracy and economies from the inside out

The Challenges and Importance of Institutions Building in the Developing Countries

May 28, 2019 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, EMERGING TRENDS, Capitalism in the 21st Century, Editor’s Choice, World DevelopmentComments (0)

By Dr. Kalim Siddiqui There has been on-going debate about the utility of the ‘free market’ system versus ‘government intervention’ in promoting development policies and wellbeing for general populace. In this article, the author examines the question

Lessons from Ellen MacArthur and the Circular Economy on How Leaders can Build and Sustain Transformation?

May 28, 2019 • EMERGING TRENDS, Editor’s Choice, Climate Change & Society, Responsible FinanceComments (0)

By Peter Hopkinson and William S. Harvey The growth of interest in the circular economy has been meteoric with new initiatives emerging weekly. A key figure in this movement has been Dame Ellen MacArthur, a renowned and iconic round the world yachtswoman. In

Waqf, Some Notes for its Revitalisation

May 26, 2019 • FINANCE & BANKING, Climate Change & Society, Responsible FinanceComments (0)

By Ebi Junaidi and Khaled Abulfateh A waqf is an inalienable charitable endowment under Islamic law, which typically involves donating a building, plot of land or other assets for Muslim religious or charitable purposes with no intention of reclaiming the

Chile: The Capitalist Alternative to Venezuela in Latin America

May 22, 2019 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, Capitalism in the 21st Century, AmericasComments (0)

By Rainer Zitelmann Chile and Venezuela are the two counter-models in Latin America. Chile embodies the capitalist path, while Venezuela the socialist path. But Chile has also had its own troubles: First under the socialism of Allende and later under the

12 month after US sports betting was legalized, what have we learnt?

May 10, 2019 • FINANCE & BANKING, EMERGING TRENDS, CULTURE & LIFESTYLEComments (0)

It’s been almost 12 months to the day since the U.S. sports betting industry received the biggest possible shot in the arm from the Supreme Court. On May 14, 2018, the Supreme Court ruled against the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992