The Explosion of Globalisation

Conventional wisdom says that globalisation has stalled. Measured by trade statistics, the flows of goods and money to pay for goods are slowing down and even reversing. The Financial Times wrote today, that the value of goods and services which crossed international borders last year fell by 13,8%, in the first contraction since 2009. Much… Continue reading The Explosion of Globalisation

Stockholm Develops as Hub for Fintech Innovation

In a new report written by Stockholm School of Economics researchers Robin Teigland and Claire Ingram, the authors shows that investments in innovative Swedish financial technology companies increased sharply last year. Fintech is transforming the global financial industry at a rapid speed and there is a strong interest from investors in the sector. The growing… Continue reading Stockholm Develops as Hub for Fintech Innovation