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The Editing Process

I only have about a month left here in Paris, my supervisor is also changing teams at the end of August, and both he and my director are taking quite a bit of vacation time between now and September. 502 more words

Switzerland news: banking and international industry welcome OECD's new global information exchange standard

The Swiss Neue Zürcher Zeitung covers the announcement of the OECD’s global standard for automatic information with the headline “New tax reality” and the subheader “pressure on bank secrecy”: 318 more words

Financial literacy is not just about maths: why PISA should rethink its test

Ian Marcouse

One mis-selling scandal after another has highlighted how bad adults are at managing their own financial resources. They trust the wrong people and believe in the wrong advice. 719 more words


The U.S. ranks 7th in wireless broadband subscriptions

According to the OECD, there are 100.7 wireless broadband subscriptions for every 100 residents of the United States. That is enough to make the United States… 31 more words

Political And Social Life

OECD: Released Global Standard for Automatic Exchange of Tax Information

Recently, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development has released the full version of the OECD’s new standard for the automatic exchange of tax information across different countries. 86 more words


Cayman registers almost 20% of FATCA Foreign Financial Institutions globally; more than the UK, Switzerland and Luxembourg combined

Guernsey – population 65 thousand – was recently reported to be eighth worldwide in number of Foreign Financial Institutions registered under the US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). 509 more words