Why do people take risks?

Risk is the effect of uncertainty on objectives, and that we need to assess risks not on their level... Continue Reading

Norman Marks

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

March 29, 2016

Here it Comes… Again!

Where are we heading??? Financial system, financial crisis, Politics.. Continue Reading

Chris MacIntosh

Founder, https://capitalistexploits.at

March 28, 2016

Economic Confidence

This week marks the fifth anniversary of the Economic Research Council's Chart of the Week. Ove... Continue Reading

Greg Opie

Programme Director, Economic Research Council

March 24, 2016

Leaders, Learners and Laggards

I talk with a lot of banking leaders who describe their approach to innovation as being a “fast fo... Continue Reading

JP Nicols

President and COO, Innosect

March 23, 2016

Real Estate: A Loophole for Money Laundering?

FinCEN Issues Geographic Targeting Orders for Manhattan and Miami-Dade Continue Reading

Sven Stumbauer

Director, AlixPartners

March 22, 2016

TTIP and TPP — A Threat to Latin America?

For centuries, Latin America’s economies have revolved around exporting commodities - be it diggin... Continue Reading

Otaviano Canuto

Executive Director, World Bank

March 21, 2016

Every Investor Needs to Consider These 3 Critical Things

Risk Reward and Skill: Most investors fail to understand risk and reward correctly, making poor deci... Continue Reading

Chris MacIntosh

Founder, https://capitalistexploits.at

March 21, 2016

Work-Leisure Choice and growth

What she had in mind was whether people choosing more leisure to enjoy their incomes rather than con... Continue Reading

Warren Coats

Monetary Policy Expert, Advisor for Central Banks

March 18, 2016

Seeking Opportunities In Turbulent Markets

Podcast by Grant Williams a seasoned investment veteran having spent over 30 years in the markets ... Continue Reading

Chris MacIntosh

Founder, https://capitalistexploits.at

March 16, 2016

The obligation of the board to challenge management

The obligation of the management team to provide the board with all the information they need to pro... Continue Reading

Norman Marks

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

March 15, 2016

Why I Love Chrismas In My Bathing Suit

I lived in the suburb of Bondi Beach, Sydney Australia in the early O’s.
What a gorgeous pl... Continue Reading

Gregory Silberman

Chief Investment Officer, Atlanta Capital Group

March 15, 2016

Fairness or Envy

After many decades of impressive and relatively steady increases in the standard of living (increase... Continue Reading

Warren Coats

Monetary Policy Expert, Advisor for Central Banks

March 14, 2016

Capital Flows and Deleveraging in Emerging Markets: the Great Portfolio Rebalancing

Capital outflows from emerging market economies have substantially accelerated since last year. The ... Continue Reading

Otaviano Canuto

Executive Director, World Bank

March 11, 2016

UK Interest Rate

Saturday marked the seventh anniversary of the Bank of England's introduction of the emergency ... Continue Reading

Greg Opie

Programme Director, Economic Research Council

March 10, 2016

Bear Market Blues: Are Investors Wrongly Positioned?

Global stock selloff and market volatility.
@ Bloomberg Business Continue Reading

Rainer Michael Preiss

Capital Markets & Investments Expert, Portfolio Strategist

March 9, 2016

Metaphysics of Money and Markets : Lessons from 2008 Crisis *

Article discusses the psychology behind money and markets, lessons from 2008 global crisis and recip... Continue Reading

Satyendra Nayak

Consultant, Spectrafin, Author, Professor

March 8, 2016

The World I Want to Live In

Empowering women in fintech Continue Reading

JP Nicols

President and COO, Innosect

March 4, 2016

EU GDP Per Capita

At the end of last week, Eurostat released a report on regional GDP per capita across the EU. Inner ... Continue Reading

Greg Opie

Programme Director, Economic Research Council

March 3, 2016

Finance Behind Fintech

Infographic charting the top 10 fintech deals of 2015, funding to fintech startups and share-price p... Continue Reading

Anastasios Avranas

Co Founder and CEO, INTERFIMA

March 2, 2016

Should we take this risk?

Who takes risk? The correct answer is ‘everybody’; everybody who makes a decision and everybody ... Continue Reading

Norman Marks

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

March 1, 2016

Can Binge Drinking Really Cure Alcoholism?

Just as an alcoholic can’t cure alcoholism with binge drinking, central bankers cannot and will no... Continue Reading

Chris MacIntosh

Founder, https://capitalistexploits.at

February 29, 2016

UK Income Distribution

The Office for National Statistics released a report yesterday on household income for the financial... Continue Reading

Greg Opie

Programme Director, Economic Research Council

February 26, 2016

State-Owned Banks and Development: Dispelling Mainstream Myths

Thirty years of neoliberal restructuring have side-lined alternative financing practices, and propag... Continue Reading

Thomas Marois

SOAS, University of London

February 25, 2016

Cash crimes are the stuff of Hollywood movies

Money Laundering and Corruption Continue Reading

L. Burke Files

Compliance & AML Expert, Financial Investigator

February 24, 2016

A Modest Proposal—Helicopter Money and Pension Reform

It is possible to fix the bankrupt Social Security System and the Federal Reserve’s failure to ach... Continue Reading

Warren Coats

Monetary Policy Expert, Advisor for Central Banks

February 23, 2016

How to Find Killer Stocks Amongst the Carnage

It might be time to dust off the ‘ol value playbook. Continue Reading

Gregory Silberman

Chief Investment Officer, Atlanta Capital Group

February 18, 2016

The Four People Who Ruin Innovation

Innovation is fun. Except when these types are around. How many do you know? Continue Reading

JP Nicols

President and COO, Innosect

February 17, 2016

Bankers as Buyers

A collection of research, observations and articles regarding technology solutions and services that... Continue Reading

Anastasios Avranas

Co Founder and CEO, INTERFIMA

February 16, 2016

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