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Global Edge; Asia
March 21, 2011 Posted by
China's new offshore currency (CNH) affords you new opportunities as you do business overseas. Learn about how offshore CNH will ultimately enable two-way foreign exchange conversions for ongoing, Hong Kong-only based transactions, and will not be subject to current onshore (CNY)-based restrictions ...
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Economic Outlook
March 15, 2011 Posted by
In fact, one of the many fallacies being exposed today about the financial world is the activity, duty and purpose of the ratings agencies. Contrary to what many believe, ratings are not handed down from a power on high, implying that a triple-A investment can never go wrong...
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Advisories
March 15, 2011 Posted by
The Federal Reserve Open Market Committee voted to keep the federal funds rate unchanged at zero to 0.25 percent, and retained its pledge to keep the benchmark rate "exceptionally low" for an "extended period" ...
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FX Outlook; Asia
March 15, 2011 Posted by
Last year proved to be yet another strong economic period for China. Within the Pan-Asian region, China's spending spree in the last couple of years has directly benefited its neighboring economies, as the rest of the developed world continue to work slowly through the most painful global recession on record.
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Venture Capital; Europe
March 08, 2011 Posted by
Hermann Hauser, a technology pioneer and leader in the United Kingdom venture community, as the co-founder of Amadeus Capital Partners provides insight into UK investment, promising technologies and the role of academics in developing startups ...
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Economic Outlook
March 07, 2011 Posted by
The "glass half-empty" crowd always has a large cheering section, but the '08 Liquidity Crisis is an added power to their message ...
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Treasury Management
March 07, 2011 Posted by

Personal credit cards have become ubiquitous among consumers, and electronic payment is now a standard in business finance. Yet many U.S. companies continue to pay their bills the old fashioned way — by writing checks ...

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Global Edge
March 07, 2011 Posted by

Internet banking has transformed the way we manage our money and brought banking to our desktops - and identity fraud is on the rise ... 

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