AAIB is helping to drive the banking industry’s push towards sustainability
Arab African International Bank is playing a leading role in the evolution of the global banking industry. Alongside another 27 leading international institutions, the bank has played an major part in shaping the Principles for Responsible Banking initiative
Vertex is showing the benefit of a strategic approach to tax function modernisation
Technological advancements and changing regulatory policies are forcing departments to modernise tax functions. Companies must ensure they have a clearly defined strategy and the...
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MASLOC continues to make a compelling case for MFIs in Ghana
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Union National Bank continues to be a beacon of stable growth in the UAE
The consolidation of the UAE's finance sector is helping to drive economic expansion in the country and beyond, with companies like Union National Bank...
Hungarian Post Life Insurance is harnessing digital value to grow its client base
The insurance market in Hungary continues to expand at an impressive rate, but companies must be willing to embrace the digital potential of the...
Lombard International Assurance is adapting with the Millennial wealth evolution
With the emergence of a new generation of high-net-worth individuals, wealth planners must ensure that they take a flexible approach to investing
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Original Group is offering unique experiences to its burgeoning customer base
The tourism industry continues to significantly evolve with the times, as an increasing number of customers now seek adults-only experiences that offer substance as...
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Hawkish observers suggest that the next recession will be more damaging than the previous one, as the current geopolitical environment leaves the world in a far worse position for dealing with the effects of a crisis
Emerging markets’ shifting bottom line
Emerging markets are no longer as reliant on the fortunes of developed economies, and are more resilient in their own right. However, this change in nature will bring significant new challenges for those wishing to invest in burgeoning markets
The zero-sum economy
Automation’s displacing effect on the world’s labour force is stark. With the expectation that fewer people will be needed for long-established practical positions, the majority of work could soon be devoted to zero-sum roles
Driving a digital revolution in the Dominican Republic
For more than 50 years, Banco Popular Dominicano has been a catalyst for economic progress and expansion in the Dominican Republic. Today the company...
Top 5 political events that rocked the global economy
Political events can have huge effects on the global economy. Millicent Angel examines some of the most significant examples across the 20th and 21st...
Bac Credomatic is facilitating digitalisation in Central America
Central American countries have witnessed positive economic expansion over the last years. The region's e-commerce sector, in particular, has exhibited impressive growth as a...
MoraBanc continues to set the digital pace in Andorra
Following the array of challenges faced by the Andorran banking industry in 2015, MoraBanc endeavoured to put digitalisation at the heart of its transformation...
The importance of navigating the structural deficiencies of tax systems
Careful wealth planning remains crucial in countering the associated risks for high-net-worth individuals and their families that come from the structural deficiencies that exist...
European countries register a mechanism to trade with Iran
The European Special Purpose Vehicle will enable Tehran to carry out non-dollar trade with the EU in defiance of US sanctions
Top 5 regulatory concerns currently facing financial institutions
Financial institutions are subject to an ever-growing set of regulations, putting immense pressure on staff to comply with each requirement. Non-compliance is not an...
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