Financial services is a key sector for the UK economy, and a big driver of FDI into the country. Investment Monitor assesses what impact the December 2020 Brexit deal is likely to have on the industry.
The hybrid events model is not new, but the pandemic has prompted event organisers to reconsider opportunities, trends and value in this marriage of the physical and digital. Nowhere are the possibilities more evident than in Singapore.
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With foreign direct investment declining due to Covid-19, can diaspora remittances be leveraged to boost funding for sustainable developments in Africa?
Alejandro Valenzuela, the CEO at Banco Azteca in Mexico, has had to manage the bank's operations across many countries, each with its own Covid-19 lockdown rules.
Investors are seeking business resilience in the sweet spot between responsible investing and FDI amid the Covid-19 crisis.
Marguerite Soeteman-Reijnen, the chairman of the executive board at Aon Holdings and global chief marketing officer at Aon Inpoint, discusses embracing digital transformation, and promoting diversity and inclusion.
The restrictions imposed on people's movement by the Covid-19 pandemic forced many to turn to digital financial services for the first time. This could have a knock-on impact on financial inclusion across the world.
AI, the cloud, blockchain, fintech and a host of other advancements have transformed the financial services industry in recent years, boosting financial inclusion and popularising online banking across the world.