28 Feb 2020

SAMA issues new guidelines for digital only banks

Saudi Arabia Monetary Authority (Sama) has issued a new guideline for digital-only banks planning to enter the market. The guideline, published on Sama’s website, includes the minimum requirements needed for…

20 Oct 2017

Senate paves the way for Trump’s tax overhaul

The US Senate voted last night night to pass a budget resolution that would protect a $1.5trn tax cut from a Democratic filibuster, an important step towards the Republican plan…

19 Oct 2017

Do Unilever shareholders have reason to be optimistic?

Do Unilever shareholders have reason to be confident that the consumer goods giant made the right decision when it called off a £143bn takeover from Kraft Heinz earlier this year? Verdict…

18 Oct 2017

RANKED: The world’s wealthiest countries

Despite China set to overtake the US as the world's largest economy in the next few years, the US is still way out ahead in terms of wealth. The US…

11 Oct 2017

BlackRock’s success boosted by focus on passive funds

BlackRock, the world’s biggest asset manager, is set to control close to $6tn in the coming months, judging by the company's third-quarter results released on Thursday. The company's success is…