Corporate leaders can be forgiven for not thinking too far ahead. The length of time that investors hold stock has fallen. Share-holders want fast rewards—and quick fixes when performance flags. Moreover, given the upheavals and macroeconomic uncertainties of the past decade, many CEOs and CFOs have been preoccupied with firefighting.
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Capital market reform bodes well for depositary receipt issuers and foreign investors.
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Europe has much to gain from the fast-growing region, where per capita GDP is exploding—and vice versa.
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Nordea Markets Investment Banking is an integrated part of wholesale banking in the Nordea Group. A move from different legacy systems to one single platform is part of Nordea’s simplification program. Svante Andreen, Nordea co-head of markets investment banking, expects the move to foster agility, enabling Nordea to become a truly digital bank.
From the Wires
By Timothy W. Martin and Melissa Korn Lawmakers have a new solution for the high cost of college: Make the wealthiest universities pay for it. Elite U.S. schools have grown richer since the 2008 financial crisis by investing their endowment ...
While some growing regions, including Colombia, are expecting production declines, a 6 million to 8 million bag increase in Brazilian production for 2016 is expected to counteract those declines, according to the Hightower Report. "Coffee Futures Higher On Currency Reprieve," ...
By Saumya Vaishampayan and Riva Gold U.S. stocks extended losses Wednesday, pushing the Dow Jones Industrial Average to its lowest level since mid-April. Stocks have pulled back in recent sessions after a rally propelled the Dow within striking distance of ...