World leaders should tax carbon emissions if they want institutional investors to commit their assets toward clean energy projects, according to a top environmental adviser to U.S. money managers. Mindy Lubber, president of Ceres, a nonprofit group that pushes investors to pay attention to the financial risks of climate...
Finding the right defensive retail stock for your portfolio keeps getting tougher. Brick-and-mortar retailers are facing a tough frontal attack from online disruptors such as Amazon (NASDAQ:), which increasingly threatens their survival. Indeed, over the past decade there has emerged a graveyard filled with an assortment of marquee retailers...
This post is co-authored by Sofia Santos Today, the green economy represents at least 4 trillion euros, growing at 4% per year, and the investment in clean energy has reached 300 billion USD, 25% of which has been invested by European countries and another 25% by China. On the...
For commodity traders, Donald Trump’s triumph in reworking NAFTA but refusing to do a trade deal with China promptly or start nuclear talks with Iran means there’s profit to be made in driving to below $2.50 a lb and to $100 a barrel and above. US equity...
Oracle Recognises Inoapps’ Expertise in Delivering Specialized EMEA and Global Solutions At Oracle OpenWorld 2016, Inoapps (www.inoapps.com) has won both the EMEA and Global Oracle Excellence Awards for Specialized Partner of the Year, in SaaS Cloud Transformation. The Awards encourage innovation by Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN)...
Last month in Davos, the World Economic Forum released the results of a survey of 750 experts on the "most significant long-term risks worldwide." This year the survey was unequivocal: failing to act on climate change is the number one global risk. Coming on the heels of global climate...
European stocks, US futures surge as Italy pledges to reign in spending Euro rebounds from six-week low, Italian yields ease from 15 year-highs Sterling climbs ahead of key May speech Dow Jones hits new record high on USMCA deal, bucking US equity declines Key Events European shares as well as futures on the...
APS financial ("APS"), one of the UK’s leading banking services providers, has today launched a £5 million bond offering via its subsidiary company, APS Bonds PLC. Investors will have the opportunity to earn a healthy 7% gross fixed interest per year.The APS Bond is a...