Sustainable Finance: How is the Regulation Progressing?

Sustainable Finance: How is the Regulation Progressing? This article is taken from a discussion held between Intuition and three industry leaders on the area of climate change in the world of finance. In this part of the discussion, Thomas Verhagen, co-founder of WeESG and Paul Fisher, a former Bank of England Executive Director,

By |2021-06-18T14:01:13+00:00June 18th, 2021|Finance|0 Comments

Global Warming and Climate Change – The Impact of the Real Economy

Global Warming and Climate Change – The Impact of the Real Economy This article is taken from a discussion held between Intuition and three industry leaders on the area of climate change in the world of finance. In this part of the discussion, Thomas Verhagen, co-founder of WeESG, Clarisse Simonek, a Sustainable Finance Strategy

By |2021-06-09T13:52:46+00:00June 9th, 2021|Finance|0 Comments

The Future is “Fintegration”: FinTechs & Traditional Firms Are Joining Forces

The Future is “Fintegration”: FinTechs & Traditional Firms Are Joining Forces The line between FinTech firms and traditional financial institutions is blurring as the latter embrace new technology. Partnerships and mergers between traditional institutions and FinTech startups are increasingly common, and many incumbent firms are licensing and adopting the tools developed by innovators.

By |2021-05-25T12:04:24+00:00May 25th, 2021|Finance|0 Comments

Deposits in Danger as Banks Push Back

Deposits in Danger as Banks Push Back In the wake of the crisis, many people are holding on to a stockpile of cash while they wait to see if the global economy rebounds. However, around the world, bank customers are finding their institutions strangely reluctant to handle these deposits. From limits on deposit

By |2021-05-25T11:59:05+00:00May 25th, 2021|Finance|0 Comments

What’s New in Know-How v59?

What’s New in Know-How v59? Intuition has released the latest version of Know-How, the premier digital learning solution for financial services. This release features several updates to the premier digital learning solution for financial services, including: 19 new tutorials and 26 redesigned/updated tutorials More than 100 individual new/updated video nuggets A huge new

By |2021-05-24T16:07:43+00:00May 24th, 2021|Corporate Learning, Finance|0 Comments

Year of the SPAC? Opportunities and Risks in the Listings Boom

Year of the SPAC? Opportunities and Risks in the Listings Boom In recent years, special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs) have exploded in popularity and today, they account for a sizeable proportion of total IPO funding. Once viewed as a listing backdoor for weaker firms, they are now seen as an efficient and simplified vehicle

By |2021-04-20T14:47:46+00:00April 20th, 2021|Finance, Learning Insights|0 Comments

Rise of the Living Dead – Zombie Firms May Hold the Global Economy Back

Rise of the Living Dead – Zombie Firms May Hold the Global Economy Back  During the pandemic, governments in wealthy countries rolled out massive business support programs, which often took the form of soft loans to companies that suffered revenue losses during lockdowns. While these loans undoubtedly helped businesses survive a difficult year, many observers

By |2021-04-22T15:54:57+00:00April 20th, 2021|Finance|0 Comments

Australia China Trade War And Its Implications

Australia China Trade War And Its Implications The current China and Australia trade dispute is actually a war of words and trade restrictions. And it is largely one way, why? China is imposing barriers with seemingly little response from Australia. The reason is the relative high importance to Australia of cross border trade between

By |2021-04-14T08:32:01+00:00April 13th, 2021|Finance, Learning Insights|0 Comments

Greening The Grid Is Sustainability Step One – How Can It Be Done?

Greening The Grid Is Sustainability Step One – How Can It Be Done?  The decarbonization of the power grid is a core step in building a sustainable, climate-friendly economy. Indeed, US president Joe Biden has put having an emissions-free electricity sector by 2035 at the heart of his climate agenda. Emissions-free power is the

By |2021-03-29T09:30:22+00:00March 29th, 2021|Finance|0 Comments