Finance and Investing
Financial know-how and literacy are important life skills. Find out what’s going on in the stock markets, who sets interest rates, how mortgages work, the role of banks, crypto currencies, Blockchain and much more.
How Young Investors Are Turning The Tide On Wall Street – A Power Shift
For years, outsiders trying to scale the unassailable walls of Wall Street, the epicentre of the world’s financial establishment, had little or no success.
‘Old’ Countries Versus “Young’ Countries? How Demographics matter
Demographics matter a lot. Why? Because economic models are built on growth and productivity and need a lot of people of working age to be, well, working.
Cryptos: Exchanges, Coins, Keys and Fees
Recently, Coinbase, a crypto currency exchange, was listed on the Nasdaq with a valuation of $60bln. And most of us had not really heard of it before. So what is it?
Dogecoin: How a joke became a crypto winner
In 2013, two friends set out to invent a ‘parody crypto-currency’. They wanted to make it as jokey and ridiculous as possible, and ‘memed’ it
Crowdfunding: The power of #everylittlehelps
When the Happy Endings Ice Cream shop in London wanted to expand its successful ice cream business by building a new kitchen at a new site, it decided to reach out to its customers
Why inflation is not scary
News outlets and economists often mention inflation with a sense of doom, as the beginning of the end of the good times
NFTs. OMG. Out of nowhere into everywhere
NFTs - Non-Fungible-Tokens burst onto the scene when the auction house Christie’s recently sold a digital artwork