Women Investors in Loans Rose by 43% in Europe in 2020
Mintos, the largest marketplace for investing in loans in Europe, saw a stable increase among women investors in the EU, with the sharpest growth in Estonia, where women constituted 36% of all newly registered Estonian investors. Meanwhile, Germany led the way with the highest number of women investors overall.
London-based property consultancy Strawberry Star has recently launched in the global market, with a unique service offer yet unseen on the international property market. In response to an alarming 76% of UK consumers who have had a negative experience with an estate agent, Strawberry Star’s clients will now be able to choose how much of the commission fee they pay, depending on their experience of the service.
The south is home to eight of the top ten areas with the highest credit scores in the country according to new analysis by Share to Buy.
During the darkest days of the global financial crisis (GFC) one thought kept going through my mind. What if the only way to beat the market was to “Forget the Market?”. Honestly, just then all I wanted to do was forget the market. I was terrified of what the new trading day would bring. Everywhere I looked, it was a sea of red and the concept of diversification didn’t mean a damn thing! Established market, emerging market, none of it offered protection for my clients. Previously uncorrelated assets fell in tandem and there was literally nowhere to hide.
Current M&A activity is breaking all records and a lively first quarter is forecast
Kutak Rock LLP is one of America’s premiere finance, securities and investment law firms. We invited the firm’s Chair of Alternative Investments, Marc Lieberman, to talk us through how the firm came to be such a superpower in the private equity, hedge fund and real estate legal industry.
When it comes to trading in financial markets, there are various instruments available to investors. Two of the most popular ones are stock trading and Contract for Difference (CFD) trading. Understanding the basic concepts of both is essential before making any decision.
Qatar might not be the first emerging market that springs to an investor’s mind - or even the first in the Gulf region - but recent months have shown that its economy boasts a combination of significant advantages: a long-term investment plan and a level of resilience to external economic shocks and commodity price fluctuations.
There’s now less than a month to go until the European Union’s (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force, and yet research shows that many businesses are still struggling to understand what they need to do. Worse still, many remain unaware of the full extent of the legal implications of non-compliance – whether […]
The value of new construction starts climbed 9% in January to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $621.0 billion, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. The increase for total construction was the result of an especially strong performance by the non-building construction sector, which benefitted from the start of a massive liquefied natural gas terminal facility in Texas.
The reporting and analytics team at Qtrade is the other half of the finance team along with the corporate accounting team. While each team has their core responsibilities, the two teams are tied at the hip and have a reliance upon each for information and data exchange.