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Building BRICs

Do the BRIC economies represent the same opportunities that they once did?

Do the BRIC economies represent the same opportunities that they once did?

World Finance speaks with Corinne Saunders, CEO Emerging and Developing Markets for Wolters Kluwer to find out. ...

Solving the problem of retirement in South Africa

People argue, 'Why should I make provision for retirement, but before I get to retirement I might starve of hunger?' says Sentinel Retirement Fund's Eric Visser

People argue, ‘Why should I make provision for retirement, but before I get to retirement I might starve of hunger?’ says Sentinel Retirement Fund’s Eric Visser

South Africa's retirement reform initiative has been postponed, but the country must still address its unemployment problem. Sentinel Retirement Fund CEO Eric Visser tells World Finance how the industry is addressing these challenges. World Finance...

Yuan as a reserve? “IMF won’t want to be Asia development banked”

China has long been pushing for a greater role internationally, and this looks closer than ever with the IMF holding the key

China has long been pushing for a greater role internationally, and this looks closer than ever with the IMF holding the key

World Finance speaks with economist Louis Gave from GaveKal Dragonomics on the deciding factors. ...

Mauritius: A gateway financial centre for the Indian Ocean

Positioned between Asia's capital and Africa's need for capital, AfrAsia Bank is becoming a nexus for business in the region

Positioned between Asia’s capital and Africa’s need for capital, AfrAsia Bank is becoming a nexus for business in the region

James Benoit, CEO of AfrAsia Bank, tells World Finance about the latest trends in wealth management for the bank's diverse client base. World Finance: The Asian growth story is continuing - unlike sluggish economic performance in neighbouring regio...

Internationalised yuan: Single most important development of 2015?

The yuan is no longer undervalued according to the IMF - possibly opening the way for the RMB to be accepted as a special drawing rights currency

The yuan is no longer undervalued according to the IMF – possibly opening the way for the RMB to be accepted as a special drawing rights currency

World Finance speaks with economist Louis Gave from GaveKal Dragonomics on the impact this will have for China and other economies. ...

From ‘Made in China’ to ‘Designed in China’?

Taiwan long been known for its manufacturing strengths, but is this still what drives the country today?

Taiwan long been known for its manufacturing strengths, but is this still what drives the country today?

World Finance speaks with Simon Shen CEO of electronics conglomerate, New Kinpo Group and its newly-founded 3D printing brand, XYZprinting on the future of manufacturing in China. ...

Capital markets create much-needed liquidity

Capital markets have been the salvo for companies requiring liquidity and as such have helped generate commerce. But they've come with their critics over the last few years amidst instability

Capital markets have been the salvo for companies requiring liquidity and as such have helped generate commerce. But they’ve come with their critics over the last few years amidst instability

World Finance speaks with US Chamber Center for Capital Markets Competitiveness Vice President Tom Quaadman ...

Why election years and trade votes mix like water and oil

Senate Democrats recently blocked consideration of the bill on fast-track trade authority in what is considered by many as a major set back for the trade agenda

Senate Democrats recently blocked consideration of the bill on fast-track trade authority in what is considered by many as a major set back for the trade agenda

World Finance speaks with Daniel Ikenson, director of trade policy studies at the Cato Institute on where trade barriers leave the US economy. ...

Is aging Uncle Sam being pushed aside by the red dragon?

The US was angered recently by the support shown by various nations of the China-backed AIIB

The US was angered recently by the support shown by various nations of the China-backed AIIB

World Finance speaks with Daniel Ikenson, director of trade policy studies at the Cato Institute on how much they need each other Come back later for a full transcript of this video....

A Korea of the future?

The number of North Koreans seeking refuge in the South has dropped as the country’s economy has improved suggesting citizens are more content

The number of North Koreans seeking refuge in the South has dropped as the country’s economy has improved suggesting citizens are more content

World Finance speaks with Bradley Babson, a former World Bank official, who is now the chair of the DPRK Economic Forum at the US-Korea Institute at John Hopkins on the economics of the regime. ...

Settling debts? Show all your assets

Each year, millions of pounds in damages are ordered to be paid by judges in both litigation and arbitration cases go unpaid, making the court order for the winning side a worthless piece of paper

Each year, millions of pounds in damages are ordered to be paid by judges in both litigation and arbitration cases go unpaid, making the court order for the winning side a worthless piece of paper

World Finance speaks with corporate investigator Daniel Hall to find out if this is illegal and where the loopholes are. World Finance: Daniel, hiding assets – is it illegal? Daniel Hall: Structuring your own affairs is not illegal. It's like ...

North Korean migrant workers vital source of foreign income

North Koreans have long been sent abroad to work and now so more than ever as international sanctions limit the country’s trade abilities

North Koreans have long been sent abroad to work and now so more than ever as international sanctions limit the country’s trade abilities

World Finance speaks with Bradley Babson a former World Bank official who is now the Chair of the DPRK Economic Forum at the US-Korea Institute at John Hopkins on how much the regime relies on these labourers. ...

Has the fractional reserve system had its day?

With shifting sands in the financial system many are questioning the structure on which its build

With shifting sands in the financial system many are questioning the structure on which its build

World Finance speaks with Andrew Palmer author of Smart Money Come back later for a full transcript of this video....

Is bribery part of life on Wall Street?

Wall Street, tired of the government “overreaching” in its enforcement of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act recently formed a lobbying effort to fight back

Wall Street, tired of the government “overreaching” in its enforcement of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act recently formed a lobbying effort to fight back

World Finance speaks with Lisa Osofsky of Exiger on if their reaction is justified and if it can make any difference. ...

Reconsidering finance 2: How far have we come from Black-Scholes?

With financial innovation steaming ahead, regulators have struggled, and technology may have been their greatest enemy

With financial innovation steaming ahead, regulators have struggled, and technology may have been their greatest enemy

In the second part of the interview with Andrew Palmer author of Smart Money, World Finance finds out. ...

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