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Both 'cum ex' and Enron scandals show how traders can manipulate complex financial regulations to their advantage.
Venezuela: so much potential… so little gain.
Economic growth is a red herring if economies can't stop themselves shrinking more and more.
Sweden’s central bank ways it will no longer invest in assets from governments with large climate footprints, even if the yields were high.
Central banks are increasingly taking into account climate change in deciding how to invest.
SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son.
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SoftBank is pouring another US$8 billion into WeWork, even though the office rental company is now valued at just US$8 billion.
WeWork wanted to be a lot more than a shared workspace.
Adam Neumann both controlled and managed the co-working company he founded in 2011. A finance scholar explains why that can be a serious problem in venture capital-backed startups.
Research shows how decision making by investors is affected by the one-hour clock change.
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Libra has lost seven of its 28 founding members – but don't expect that to hold it back.
A lot of banks started experimenting with blockchain in 2015 but they've made little progress.
Traditional banks don't understand the challenge they face from fintech disruptors and their competitive advantage is on the wane.
Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Kamala Harris are among the 2020 presidential hopefuls in favor of reparations.
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Several presidential hopefuls have offered proposals to close the racial wealth gap, from baby bonds to reparations. A simulation suggests policies short of direct aid to blacks won't do the trick.
A no-deal Brexit means the immediate imposition of import duties and various controls on UK-EU trade.
Since the first "climate awareness bond" was issued in 2007, the green-bond market has flourished. But how can investors judge their risk and effectiveness?
Nanyang Technological University.
Indonesia can learn a lot from Singapore, often regarded as the most influential scientific powerhouse in Asia, on how they manage their research funds.
Hong Kong’s protesters like many Brexiters seek political freedom – but this may come at a heavy price.
In South Africa, it is possible to be employed and still poor.
Jobs on the line.
A number of banks are doomed to fail if they don't adapt to the new realities of the finance industry.
Appointing a credible director can be a step in the right direction for South Africa's parliamentary budget office.
Most people follow some form of moral code, but to what extent they abide by these rules does differ in various situations.
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Revolut recently got an EU banking licence from Lithuania but it's facing some political headwinds.
Some banks are moving their operations out of London. Others are moving in to serve British clients they might not be able to reach from the EU.