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Is our financial sector too big?

Most economists would agree that a growing economy requires a well-functioning financial system that is able to move capital between its owners and those who need it. 872 more words

South Africa

Asia Commercial Bank improves workplace collaboration with Dimension Data

MIS Asia — Vietnam-based private bank Asia Commercial Bank (ACB) has tapped on Dimension Data to refresh its legacy infrastructure and improve workplace collaboration through a private cloud platform. 30 more words

APAC

Agribusiness - a changing landscape

Agriculture is undergoing a transformation that Australian farmers could have barely imagined even a few years ago. Despite the challenges of climate change, increased global competitiveness and an ageing and shrinking agricultural workforce (nearly half the industry is aged 55 or older) huge opportunities exist for Australian farmers. 615 more words

Agribusiness

Hackers Use 23 Hong Kong Firms to Hide Millions Lifted From Ecuador Bank

Cyber thieves who stole $12 million from an Ecuadorian bank in 2015 routed the funds through 23 companies registered in Hong Kong, some of them with no clear business activity, according to previously unreported court filings and judicial rulings. 682 more words

Tech

"Fintech" banking business models and importance of risk management

Currently there is a lot of discussions whether banking industry is endangered by fin-tech start-ups. In last weeks we are noticing that P2P financing is losing a momentum and we see opinions that there is no major progress in blockchain industry. 719 more words

Business Models