26 Apr 2016

Why Japan FinTech Innovation Lags Behind the Rest of the World

There are many reasons why Moneytree, a Japan-based FinTech app, shouldn’t have succeeded. Japan is a notoriously conservative market, where both corporations and consumers are highly risk averse. The success of the app, which enables its users to connect their […]

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07 Mar 2016

The Global Expansion of FinTech

Do FinTech startups face fewer obstacles for international expansion than traditional banks? Scaling is a challenge for any start up, and FinTech is no exception. It’s widely accepted that startups often face fewer barriers to expansion than larger, more established […]

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11 Jan 2016

How FinTech Is Challenging the Voice of Global Finance

FinTech sees itself as a disruptive solution to the old banking system and it’s certainly stealing ground from traditional banking services. Goldman Sachs has estimated these start-ups could be taking up to $4.7 trillion in revenue from traditional banking sector […]

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17 Aug 2015

How London Start-ups Are Leading the Fintech Revolution

The recent financial crisis left many British financial institutions on the edge of bankruptcy but has opened up opportunities for financial technology start-ups. Despite the colossal losses incurred by the major financial institutions, the City of London hasn’t shut shop. Far from it – […]

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04 Mar 2015

Market Testing Strategies for Global Businesses

Corporate lifespans seem to be shorter than ever before – and it could be the pace of technological change that’s to blame. What are the implications of decreasing organisational lifespans – and how can companies prolong their lives? According to […]

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03 Mar 2015

Applying Behavioural Insights to Improve Business Performance

International businesses increasingly need to use insights from behavioural economics, social anthropology and psychology to increase online conversion rates. The UK government was one of the first to employ a behavioural insights team to design and implement better services and […]

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13 Feb 2015

The Rise of the State-owned Enterprise

The modern world is seeing a remarkable resurgence of a form of organisation thought to have become extinct – the State-owned enterprise. State-owned enterprises (SOEs) are flourishing globally, led in many cases by huge public-private hybrids from major emerging markets […]

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04 Mar 2014

Financial Reports Translation Agency

We work with some of the world’s largest financial institutions to provide round-the-clock translation support, which includes translations of annual reports. The annual report is an extremely important document and one that requires the highest quality translations. We use native, […]

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20 Jan 2014

Clarke Drumming up More Business in China

The Government is continuing to pull out the stops in an attempt to woo China, this time sending in a famous face from its old guard to talk about healthcare deals. Cabinet minister Kenneth Clarke is heading up a new […]

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19 Dec 2013

Leading Entrepreneurs to Set up Shop in UK

Talented entrepreneurs from around the world are to set up shop in the UK as part of a new scheme to bring top start-ups to the country. Innovative ideas, including a way to convert ground waste coffee into biofuel, running […]

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