As challenges presented by Brexit continue to grow with each passing day, a rising number of Irish companies are considering establishing their operations in the UK. This move would allow the companies to be in what is presently the most important export market for Ireland and place them in a position much better to act upon any new tariff and trade barriers that may arise after March 2019. For this,
Access to funding or connecting to right investors is one of the key bottlenecks for fast-growing economy across various sectors. The entrepreneurial spirit in these economies are fueled by the burgeoning middle-class incomes and staggering rate of internet penetration. For ASEAN enterprise communities consisting of start-ups, SMEs, and growth enterprises, such investments got robust framework in Singapore FinTech Festival 2018, one of the largest platforms for global financial technology companies.
Are the capital and security markets in emerging economies, particularly in India, headed for turbulent times? Well, troubled macroeconomic fundamentals and uncertainly in domestic outlook seems to suggest so. The massive efflux of foreign funds and increasingly unfavorable rupee dollar equation in India, amid growing reluctance of overseas investors in non-dollar assets, are indeed alarming for the economy by all standards, opine several prominent security market analysts. The outflow of
American ride hailing app Lyft, which is the second largest after Uber, plans on an initial public offering early next year and to that end it has hired J.P. Morgan Chase. The investment bank would lead its IPO which could help the company mop up a staggering US$15 billion from the market. This was revealed by sources who chose to remain anonymous. Already, Lyft managed to raise US$600 million in
Google and its news searches results show the preference for news from media organizations, a new report observes. This report from AllSides, the media technology was released on Tuesday, which analyzed homepage of Google News. The study did not found any evidence that Google has altered the search results for suppressing voices of conservatives, President Donald Trump has said earlier. He appealed that news providers and other search engines such
Intel and ARM, two of the world’s largest semiconductor firms, have been in a hu of war for decades now. The competency of each of these companies is oft measured in terms of the expertise bar of the other, thus, reflecting an extremely competitive streak existing between the two. However, in a surprising turn of events for the electronics and semiconductors industry, intel and ARM have agreed to work in