Standards harmonisation of regulated services in the European Union is no longer sufficient to ensure economic resilience. Bolder reforms must be undertaken.
Expert Yaroslav Lissovolik told Radio Sputnik that the preeminence of the US dollar is being challenged by the world's central banks' search for alternative reserve currencies, such as those of emerging markets, and gold.
Facebook is helping marketers overcome the online information-collection challenge with a new ad feature called Facebook lead ads.
With 95,000 participants joining for events across the city, xAd took the opportunity to ask attendees about key issues in mobile marketing and advertising. Advertising Week 2015 participants shared the challenges with today's mobile...Show More Summary
Sticking to any type of budget can be challenging, but it is critical that you stay on target. Here are a few tips to help!
Amazon’s new service, Handmade at Amazon, will offer artisans a broader market and rules that ensure products are not factory-produced.
The EU has started conversations on a capital markets union, raising questions about integration of services such as finance. This column argues that regulated services are especially important for the European economy. Europeans will eventually be faced with a choice between maintaining sovereignty and building a single market. Show More Summary
“The Challenger Customer” – CEB’s new book about B2B customer buying – has hit the book shelves! (Wait, do those exist, anymore? Oh, yeah. In airports.). You can also find it on Amazon’s virtual shelves. I wanted to take a moment to step back and tee up the larger occasion for [...]
By Alex Kirby, Climate News Network As electricity from renewable sources tops 25 percent in the U.K., the government is challenged to create a level playing field by scrapping nuclear and fossil-fuel subsidies.
The desktop PC market has been subject to many challenges over the last few years. However, the miniaturization trend (including the introduction of the ultra-compact form factor - UCFF - NUCs) has provided some bright spots. The 'Mini Lake' reference design has usually been reserved for Atom-based platforms. Show More Summary
Bain Capital will reportedly liquidate a $2.2 billion hedge fund, citing a challenging market for go-anywhere investing. Bloomberg’s Sabrina Willmer and Simone Foxman report that Bain will shutter its Absolute Return Capital fund, a global macro fund that has lost 8% on an annualized over the past three years. The pair cite a letter sent […]
New online casinos present old challenges
Pressure to strengthen capital buffers by tapping investors is not limited to big four banks.
Norwegian shipping company GC Rieber Shipping ASA has entered into an agreement with Dolphin Geophysical to increase Dolphins competitiveness in a challenging market.
500 Startups’ frontman Dave McClure just posted a slideshow detailing the 10 main challenges faced by emerging market startup ecosystems. They’re the slides that accompany a talk he did at StartupIstanbul.
There is a challenge looming for marketers worldwide. Mobile is changing our landscape quickly and it’s flipping tables for marketing strategists. U.S. users are now spending the majority of their time consuming digital media within mobile applications, according to a new study released by comScore. Show More Summary
When it comes to mobile security and despite BlackBerry’s extremely low market share, many still associate such security with BlackBerry’s platform. In fact there are many high-profile figures and governments around the world that still relies on BlackBerry’s technology to help ensure their data does not get into the wrong hands. Show More Summary
Houses cost a lot of money. Finding more bang for your buck can be a challenge of being in the market for a home. RealtyTrac, which analyzes US property data, identified the most affordable places to live in the US. Surveying 582 counties across the country, the firm compiled home price and wage data. Show More Summary
One of the traders named in the foreign exchange rigging scandal is challenging the decision, saying regulators misunderstood the meaning of chat logs used as key evidence. Barclays was fined £1.5 billion ($2.4 billion) by Britain'sShow More Summary
Google hopes the Nexus 6P and the Nexus 5X will boost its challenge to Apple in the smartphone market. ||| San Francisco - Google unveiled its new Nexus phones on Tuesday in its latest attempt to take a bite out of Apple's dominant share of the smartphone market. Show More Summary