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Farazad Investments on the role of structured finance in boosting the global economy | Video

World Finance speaks to Korosh Farazad, Founder and CEO of Farazad Investments, about the role structured finance plays in the global economy

World Finance speaks to Korosh Farazad, Founder and CEO of Farazad Investments, about the role structured finance plays in the global economy

Farazad Investments provides global access to capital and assistance in obtaining loans for industrial and commercial projects. World Finance speaks to company founder and CEO, Korosh Farazad, to find out about how these activities promote the growth of t...

Islamic State “is a completely different model of terrorist financing” | Video

What are the economics of a terrorist organisation? Financing expert Loretta Napoleoni and barrister William Willson say the business models have changed dramatically since the terrorist world's new "rising star" has emerged

What are the economics of a terrorist organisation? Financing expert Loretta Napoleoni and barrister William Willson say the business models have changed dramatically since the terrorist world’s new “rising star” has emerged

What makes a terrorist organisation successful? Extreme views? The ability to recruit high numbers of dedicated and malleable followers? These might be contributing factors, but what it really boils down to is money. Loretta Napoleoni, one of the leadi...

Tamer Group on Saudi Arabia’s healthcare market

World finance speaks to Mohammed Tamer, Managing Partner of Tamer Group, to discuss how Saudi Arabia’s healthcare market has evolved

World finance speaks to Mohammed Tamer, Managing Partner of Tamer Group, to discuss how Saudi Arabia’s healthcare market has evolved

Social development has been in focus over the past decade in Saudi Arabia, with healthcare at the forefront. Over the years, Tamer Group has become a leader in healthcare, bringing out a range of innovative pharmaceutical products. World Finance speaks to...

Banco Penta on the Chilean banking sector

World Finance speaks to Daniel Subelman and Marco Comparini of Banco Penta to find out about the role of financial institutes in promoting Chile’s growth

World Finance speaks to Daniel Subelman and Marco Comparini of Banco Penta to find out about the role of financial institutes in promoting Chile’s growth

The Chilean banking sector has played a key role in shoring up economic development in the country, but is there room for growth? World Finance speaks to Daniel Subelman and Marco Comparini to talk about progress in the region. World Finance: Now D...

Saudi Arabia’s economy is ‘very strong, very resilient’ | Saudi Hollandi Bank

World Finance speaks to Bernd van Linder, Managing Director of Saudi Hollandi Bank, and Khalid Al-Muammar, CEO of Saudi Hollandi Capital, to find out about the growth of the Saudi Arabian economy

World Finance speaks to Bernd van Linder, Managing Director of Saudi Hollandi Bank, and Khalid Al-Muammar, CEO of Saudi Hollandi Capital, to find out about the growth of the Saudi Arabian economy

Saudi Arabia is the largest economy in the Gulf Corporation Council, and with stable outlooks from the major ratings agencies such as Fitch, Moody's and Standard & Poor, its growth looks only set to strengthen. World Finance speaks to Bernd van Linder...

Sex and drugs and GDP: what does Vicky Pryce think of the EU’s new economic calculations?

World Finance speaks to economist Vicky Pryce to explain the implications of the EU's new ruling for calculating GDP - which will include prostitution, drugs and weapons trading

World Finance speaks to economist Vicky Pryce to explain the implications of the EU’s new ruling for calculating GDP – which will include prostitution, drugs and weapons trading

Under the European Union's new ruling for calculating GDP, which comes into effect in September, prostitution, drugs and weapons trading will all be included. But what effect is this likely to have on economies? World Finance speaks to economist Vicky Pry...

Temenos on data’s ‘fundamental’ role in banking

World Finance speaks to Todd Winship, Product Director of Business Intelligence at banking software systems provider Temenos, to ask what impact data is having on the banking sector

World Finance speaks to Todd Winship, Product Director of Business Intelligence at banking software systems provider Temenos, to ask what impact data is having on the banking sector

With regulatory changes and concerns abounding the banking sector, companies are facing imminent pressure to change with the times. One company that is helping others to adapt is Temenos, a banking software systems provider. World Finance speaks to Produc...

Banco Multiva on the strength of Mexico’s banking industry

World Finance speaks to Carlos Soto Manzo, from Banco Multiva, about the strength of Mexico’s banking industry

World Finance speaks to Carlos Soto Manzo, from Banco Multiva, about the strength of Mexico’s banking industry

Mexico’s banking industry is strong, with private banks being mostly profitable and well capitalised. One institution that has tuned into this success is Banco Multiva. World Finance speaks to its representative Carlos Soto Manzo to find out what the ba...

A life for a gun: can Cameron and Obama’s engagement in the global arms trade ever be justified?

World Finance speaks to Andrew Feinstein, author of The Shadow World: Inside the Global Arms Trade, to discuss whether governments are putting business before lives as they continue to engage in trading weapons

World Finance speaks to Andrew Feinstein, author of The Shadow World: Inside the Global Arms Trade, to discuss whether governments are putting business before lives as they continue to engage in trading weapons

Conflict in Israel and recent high school shootings across America have led many to condemn the global arms trade, and governments for facilitating it. While trade in arms is a multi-billion dollar industry, many argue that the deaths caused by armed viol...

Parpública on the importance of privatisation for Portugal’s economy

World Finance speaks to three representatives from Parpública to discuss how privatisation initiatives can promote Portugal’s economic growth

World Finance speaks to three representatives from Parpública to discuss how privatisation initiatives can promote Portugal’s economic growth

The economic forecast for Portugal has taken a turn since becoming a eurozone bailout recipient. Part of the progress can be attributed to the country’s privatisation programmes. World Finance speaks to three representatives from Parpública - Isabel Ca...

What do the G20’s international accounting standards mean for corporations? Intercorp Group advises

World Finance speaks to Leonardo Braune of Intercorp Group about the implications of the G20 group's international accounting standards

World Finance speaks to Leonardo Braune of Intercorp Group about the implications of the G20 group’s international accounting standards

Developing international accounting standards has been a task taken on by the G20 group, but how far has it come and what are the other developments that are on the horizon? World Finance speaks to Leonardo Braune, Managing Partner at Intercorp Group - a ...

UAE has become an ‘investment nirvana’: Emirates NBD Asset Management on growth in the region

World Finance speaks to Emirates NBD Asset Management to find about the growth of the UAE economy

World Finance speaks to Emirates NBD Asset Management to find about the growth of the UAE economy

Official data shows that the United Arab Emirates’ economy has turned around with a strong rebound in profitability and growth. World Finance speaks to David Marshall, Senior Executive Officer at Emirates NBD Asset Management, to discuss how the financi...

‘New Zealand has one of the strongest growth rates in the developed world’, Harbour Asset Management | Video

World Finance speaks to Andrew Bascand and Jody Kaye of Harbour Asset Management to discuss what investment opportunities New Zealand offers

World Finance speaks to Andrew Bascand and Jody Kaye of Harbour Asset Management to discuss what investment opportunities New Zealand offers

New Zealand is known for its idyllic landscapes, but an established investment community is also adding to the country's curb appeal. World Finance speaks to Andrew Bascand and Jody Kaye of Harbour Asset Management to discuss what opportunities New Zealan...

‘We emerged stronger than many of our competitors': Bank of the West on success after the financial crisis

World Finance speaks to John Bahnken, Senior Executive Vice President at Bank of the West, to discuss the impact of the global financial crisis on the wealth management industry

World Finance speaks to John Bahnken, Senior Executive Vice President at Bank of the West, to discuss the impact of the global financial crisis on the wealth management industry

The wealth management industry has seen major changes in the years following the global financial crisis. Greater client expectations and regulatory constraints are changing the face of the sector. World Finance speaks to John Bahnken, Senior Executive Vi...

Argentina only has itself to blame for debt, says banking and finance law professor

World Finance speaks to Rodrigo Olivares-Caminal, Professor in Banking and Finance Law at Queen Mary University, about how Argentina will disentangle itself from economic chaos

World Finance speaks to Rodrigo Olivares-Caminal, Professor in Banking and Finance Law at Queen Mary University, about how Argentina will disentangle itself from economic chaos

The Argentine sovereign debt saga came to a head yesterday when the country defaulted on it in last minute talks in New York. With a colossal $1.3bn to pay back to bond-holders, the country's economic forecast looks bleak. World Finance speaks to Rodrigo ...

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