Brexit

The consequences of Brexit for Britain (what ever might be left of it) and for the EU (what ever mig... Continue Reading

Warren Coats

Monetary Policy Expert, Advisor for Central Banks

June 27, 2016

What Strange Lessons We Can Learn From Money Monster

I find it interesting that most professionals consider market timing a worthless exercise. As if it... Continue Reading

Gregory Silberman

Chief Investment Officer, Atlanta Capital Group

June 24, 2016

Suriname: Facing the Storm with a Correction of Course

Suriname is facing twin - external and fiscal - deficits that originated in the commodity price slum... Continue Reading

Otaviano Canuto

Executive Director, World Bank

June 23, 2016

What would Brexit mean for the UK financial services industry?

I just discovered a really interesting legal view of the implications of the Brexit vote on the UK F... Continue Reading

Chris Skinner

Financial Services Futurist

June 22, 2016

Can’t We Just Print More Money?

Whether you have money invested in government bonds or not, what takes place in global debt market... Continue Reading

Chris MacIntosh

Founder, https://capitalistexploits.at

June 21, 2016

SME are forced to put their money into bad investments

The fact is that SME often don't need other people's money if they would be allowed to ke... Continue Reading

Magnus Lind

Founder, Treasury Peer

June 20, 2016

World Out Of Whack! (Some Week In June Of 2016)

In this week’s edition of the WOW we’re covering overpriced global real estate: Continue Reading

Chris MacIntosh

Founder, https://capitalistexploits.at

June 16, 2016

Who wants to bank with Goldman Sachs? I do/don’t

Not sure how many of you spotted the announcement last month that Goldman Sachs is launching a retai... Continue Reading

Chris Skinner

Financial Services Futurist

June 15, 2016

Explaining risk management in plain English

Can we practice risk management in plain English and help leaders make intelligent and informed deci... Continue Reading

Norman Marks

Practitioner & Thought Leader, Internal Audit / Risk Management / GRC

June 14, 2016

Ignoring Adam Smith has wasted a century of economic research

Μost of modern researches since Keynes' time are addressing the wrong problems. The effort has... Continue Reading

Edward Ingram

Author, New Macro-Economic Insights

June 14, 2016

Credit Card Industry During Volatile Bus. Cycles

What follows is a description of the various business cycles we went through before, during, and aft... Continue Reading

Robert Hammer

CEO, R.K. Hammer

June 13, 2016

Risk and Strategy Entwined

Risk Officers have to consider themselves as business executives first and foremost. While their cha... Continue Reading

Norman Marks

Practitioner & Thought Leader, Internal Audit / Risk Management / GRC

June 10, 2016

Oil Price

The price of a barrel of Brent Crude oil reached an eight month high yesterday, continuing the gener... Continue Reading

Greg Opie

Programme Director, Economic Research Council

June 10, 2016

5 Reasons This Country Is In For Big Trouble

I’m struggling to understand how an economy increasingly running on the over consumption of real ... Continue Reading

Chris MacIntosh

Founder, https://capitalistexploits.at

June 10, 2016

Strategic risk management in insurance Navigating the rough waters ahead

Strategic risks pose unique threats, opportunities for insurers Continue Reading

Anastasios Avranas

Co Founder and CEO, Interfima

June 9, 2016

Why Millennials Have No Right to Complain

In a world where all the above information is now freely available, where dating Apps have essential... Continue Reading

Gregory Silberman

Chief Investment Officer, Atlanta Capital Group

June 8, 2016

Marketplace Lending: A Temporary Phenomenon?

Marketplace lenders (MPLs) are leveraging all of these trends to attack one of the core profit-gener... Continue Reading

Diamantis Avranas

Co Founder, INTERFIMA

June 3, 2016

Prominent academics fail to understand effective risk management

The great majority of practitioners limit risk to the negative and their practice to a periodic revi... Continue Reading

Norman Marks

Practitioner & Thought Leader, Internal Audit / Risk Management / GRC

June 2, 2016

Opportunity Amongst The Entrails Of European Banks

Things don’t actually need to get better. The worst, already priced into the market, just need NOT... Continue Reading

Chris MacIntosh

Founder, https://capitalistexploits.at

May 31, 2016

Ground assessment of soft skills in actuaries

ComRes undertakes stakeholder perception audit for Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA UK) annu... Continue Reading

Syed Danish Ali

Allianz Efu Health Insurance

May 30, 2016

Cyber Risk and Audit

Clearly, this is the topic of the day, if not the year and decade. Continue Reading

Norman Marks

Practitioner & Thought Leader, Internal Audit / Risk Management / GRC

May 27, 2016

How To Be A Smarter Investor

Perhaps one of the most important pillars of investing success is continuous education. Continue Reading

Chris MacIntosh

Founder, https://capitalistexploits.at

May 26, 2016

The strong Indonesian Rupiah turn around

Indonesian rupiah is the 3rd best performing Asian currency with year-to-date gain of 7% against the... Continue Reading

Rainer Michael Preiss

Capital Markets & Investments Expert, Portfolio Strategist

May 25, 2016

The future of Africa

There’s a definite feeling that Africa may set the standards for a cheaper, easier financial syste... Continue Reading

Chris Skinner

Financial Services Futurist

May 24, 2016

Few Observations on Health Insurance

Analyzing various facets of health insurance. Continue Reading

Syed Danish Ali

Allianz Efu Health Insurance

May 23, 2016

20 Best and Worst Banks for 2016

A Forbes report on US Banking Institutions Continue Reading

Anastasios Avranas

Co Founder and CEO, Interfima

May 18, 2016

Only Two Options For The Saudi Sheikhs

It’s not hard to see a situation where Saudi Arabia may very well be forced to de-peg the currency... Continue Reading

Chris MacIntosh

Founder, https://capitalistexploits.at

May 17, 2016

Sociology of Finance: Enriching Imagination in Finance

Emmanuel Derman, a leading quant, advocates that there is enough mathematics in finance already; wha... Continue Reading

Syed Danish Ali

Allianz Efu Health Insurance

May 16, 2016

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