From traditional to technology-driven: Digital transformations in the finance industry

For many decades since the establishment of the finance industry, banks, insurers and other related sectors have relied on relatively similar business models. While such traditional practices have proven to be profitable for a time, the new demands of today’s… Continue Reading

What the most successful Unicorn start-ups can teach budding entrepreneurs

As rare as the mythical creature, the unicorn, successful business ventures termed as “unicorn startups” that made it to the over-a-billion value have been emerging in the recent decade. Their success stories are indeed worth-remembering, especially for investors and aspiring… Continue Reading

What happens to household finances in the event of Fed rate hikes?

Any changes in the U.S. Federal Reserve’s interest rate can be directly felt by ordinary consumers, and its far-reaching consequences can, directly or indirectly, affect every aspect of your personal and household finances: from your student loan tab, your credit… Continue Reading

The power of China’s middle class and their role in the global economy

The global market has been long dominated by Western consumers, especially spenders from the United States. However, experts are seeing some major changes in the world’s global spending and recent forecasts are putting one of Asia’s population giants and a… Continue Reading

Why the Caribbean attracts countless offshore mutual fund investors

When it comes to expanding one’s portfolio, many have found investing in offshore mutual funds to be an attractive option because aside from providing economies of scale, this investment opportunity offers liquidity and security – while enjoying a low-tax advantage,… Continue Reading