NEWS DIGEST 19.06.2021: UK workers reluctant to go back to full-time office weeks, other business/crypto news

Hi everyone! Today’s news comes from NewsNow. A survey of 1,022 UK workers, has revealed that nearly three quarters of UK workers would accept a reduction in pay in return for being able to work remotely permanently. Only 15% of … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 19.06.2021: UK workers reluctant to go back to full-time office weeks, other business/crypto news

NEWS DIGEST 07.02.2021: Making investments and profits count in the new year

Happy Sunday. Our news today comes from the HEMNA ‘HEM Businesses‘ Twitter list. UK-based web development company SitesDoneRight explains how having a high-quality website can help people in the trades manage the difficult financial rollercoaster of the pandemic and the … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 07.02.2021: Making investments and profits count in the new year

GCC BUSINESS: Saudi sovereign fund welcomes new special advisor

Riyadh – VIJAY SHAH via SAEED AZHAR and Reuters Saudi sovereign fund appoints ex-CEO of Dow Chemical as special adviser https://t.co/53FVrXqZgT — Reuters Business (@ReutersBiz) September 2, 2018 A sovereign fund in Saudi Arabia has appointed a new special advisor formerly associated with the chemicals manufacturer Dow, and who was a chief executive officer there, the Business News desk at news agency Reuters reported this morning. The state fund, run by the royal government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, appointed Andrew Liveris, who was previously U.S. firm Dow’s chairman and CEO, today in an announcement. In English the fund trades … Continue reading GCC BUSINESS: Saudi sovereign fund welcomes new special advisor

THE CASARES FORMULA: An Argentinian trick to become a bitcoin millionaire

Crypto-currencies have heralded the 21st century version of the Gold Rush as rising interest in the investment power of these new forms of payment is buoyed by the innate desire of many people to become rich beyond their wildest dreams. While some are very much wary of the newfangled money, particularly given the oft-reported lurches in the value of Bitcoin itself, a crypto-currency pioneer from Argentina claims to have worked out a simple formula to transform yourself into a bitcoin millionaire.   Entrepreneur Wenceslao Casares is the CEO of startup Xapo, a company that offers storage, purchase and purse services for bitcoins, … Continue reading THE CASARES FORMULA: An Argentinian trick to become a bitcoin millionaire

URUGUAY AND ITS CAPITAL: A South American success story

The small South American nation of Uruguay, tucked away on the continent’s east coast between Brazil and Argentina, may be not as as well known as its bigger neighbours when it comes to the world stage and the everyday person, but the country is being lauded as a success story that has been financially and politically sound beyond many people’s expectations… and is on the rise. In the past fifteen years, Uruguay has spearheaded economic growth on the continent with an interannual growth rate of 2 per cent under three successive governments of the country’s centre-left Frente Amplio coalition, bringing new … Continue reading URUGUAY AND ITS CAPITAL: A South American success story

ICBI CONFERENCES: 19th Annual SuperReturn International in Berlin

The financial conference and events company ICBI, a division of multinational organisation Informa plc., will be launching its much awaited SuperReturn International event on the 22th to 25th February 2016, according to the official website hosted by ICBI. The 19th Annual SuperReturn International, to be held at the InterContinental Hotel in Berlin, will bring together more than 1,500 senior-level delegates from the private equity world, representing over 350 powerful LP firms and 650+ private equity and venture capital managers. The event will also feature a line-up of more than 250 industry heavyweight speakers well versed in the fields of investment and capital growth, including many industry leaders and global investors. The SuperReturn … Continue reading ICBI CONFERENCES: 19th Annual SuperReturn International in Berlin