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Brave new World of Fintech in Singapore

Remarkable article with an embeded Video from Financial Times. It delves into the promise and potential of Singapore, the South Asian small City State, as an hotbed for Fintech innovation. 50 more words

Economics

Jim Chanos on Shorting Herbalife and Valeant

“A stock can be a better short even though it’s gone down, it can be a better long even though it’s gone up if you’ve got new information.” 2,348 more words

Jim Chanos

When is experience of the world of work, actually experience of the world of work?

Any business that invests time, staff commitment and funding into careers related activities should be applauded and encouraged by those of us keen to engage. Most engagement activities usually fall into a well versed range of  1,143 more words

Employer Engagement

China's New VAT System

China has just started a value-added tax (VAT) system across all industries that used to have a business tax. This is the most ambitious overhaul of their tax regime that they’ve had in three decades. 94 more words

Financial Times

Future-planning: 3 alternatives

There is a lot of guff about planning for the future, future planning, making plans for the future, etc… Yes, it’s all very noble, very worthy, but really… 76 more words

Humour

The Financial Times Makes A Worryingly Stupid Cheerleader For The EU

The slavishly pro-EU Financial Times often displays a childlike level of understanding of how the European Union – and global regulation – actually works… 2,133 more words

UK Politics

The Financial Times Discovers That a Paywall Is Not a Panacea

Amid all the upheaval in the media industry, conventional wisdom has it that publishers who focus on profitable niches like financial news are likely to be better off—in part because they have paywalls. 715 more words

Tech