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LEBANON’S ECONOMIC GROWTH ESTIMATED AT 2.5% IN 2018

The United Nations projected Lebanon’s real GDP growth to hit the 2.5% mark in each of 2018 and 2019, up from an estimated 2.0% for 2017. 33 more words

Weekly Market Watch

How the interest rate cap has helped banks

This article first appeared in my weekly column with the Business Daily on December 17, 2017

The interest rate cap and the effects it has had on the financial sector, specifically banks, has been a consistent feature in discussions about business and economics in Kenya this year. 481 more words

Africa

Promsvyazbank

It was known as far back as March that Promsvyazbank was in a hole it could not dig itself out of. PSB had been shifting money around to try to hide the fact, but their 2016 accounts made it clear: 620 more words

Economy

Last minute Xmas shopping

What better gift to your love ones then a better future retirement! Wealth simple now offers gift cards for their investments.

https://www.wealthsimple.com/en-ca/magazine/news-gift-cards

I love this idea, and it couldn’t come at a better time then year end for people to load up their rrsp’s or tfsa’s

Banking

thank you ... the best little red card in the world

owned by Bank Norwegian.

About 2 weeks ago I found out that the airline that I had booked my flight in Florence with for March … had gone bankrupt. 914 more words

Un/useful Information

FRDI bill and it's ramifications

Sree Iyer and Prof R Vaidyanathan discuss about the FRDI bill, insight on deposits insured in banks, failing banks and finance ministry being irresponsible and how it is putting burden and risking the common man’s deposits by introducing FRDI bill, and questioning government not acting on defaulters and punishing them. 76 more words

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