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The Broken Talent Pipeline For Foreign Born Scientists – Forbes

The Broken Talent Pipeline For Foreign Born Scientists - Forbes

It’s widely established that foreign-born STEM students are great for the economy. Not only do they make up a disproportionate number of Ph.D. graduates in science and engineering, but they also go on to start a disproportionate number of startups, with over half of American startups valued at over $1 billion having been founded by…

DEBATE: Is the UK economy already in a recession? – City A.M.

DEBATE: Is the UK economy already in a recession? - City A.M.

Is the UK economy already in a recession? Dr Victoria Bateman, lecturer and fellow in Economics at Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, says YES. Recession. It’s the only thing as guaranteed as death and taxes. Brexit or not, we all know we’re due one. But how low will we go – and for how long?…

Nearly three quarters of Brits think Brexit will be bad for the economy – The Commentator

Nearly three quarters of Brits think Brexit will be bad for the economy - The Commentator

A new survey of workers has revealed that 72 per cent believe that Brexit will do long term damage to the UK economy as Boris Johnson enters a major political battle in Parliament. Seven in 10 UK workers (72 per cent) feel that Brexit will be bad for the UK economy in the long term,…

tve welcomes back sponsor Elemental Financial for the 2019 Film Awards

tve welcomes back sponsor Elemental Financial for the 2019 Film Awards

tve Global Sustainability Film Awards 2 September 2019: Elemental Financial has announced that it is sponsoring the Sustainable Transactions Award, one of six competitive categories in the 2019 tve Global Sustainability Film Awards. This award, sponsored by the financial technology payments provider, celebrates the companies around the world using their financial firepower to achieve the…

Now that the Treasury has stopped making 1p and 2p coins, should we scrap them completely? – City A.M

Now that the Treasury has stopped making 1p and 2p coins, should we scrap them completely?

Now that the Treasury has stopped making 1p and 2p coins, should we scrap them completely? Finn McRedmond, a staff writer at Reaction, says YES. The rising cost of living has eroded the value of pennies, while surveys suggest that now over half of them are left lying around unused. And as cash use falls,…

UK GDP: official data to show economy flatlined in second quarter – business live

UK GDP: official data to show economy flatlined in second quarter – business live

Khalid Talukder, Chief Operating Officer, Elemental Financial comments: With the economic storm clouds gathering ahead of a potential no-deal Brexit scenario, it’s vital that businesses make the necessary preparations to boost productivity and trade with markets outside of the EU.   Today’s data showing the slowing of growth should serve as a major wake-up call…

Elemental Financial hires Kevin von Neuschatz as CEO – Finextra

Elemental Financial Hires Kevin von Neuschatz as CEO to End ‘Banking Cull’ in Emerging Markets

Former Managing Director of Small World Financial Services, Kevin von Neuschatz, has been appointed as CEO of the new RegTech payments solutions provider, Elemental Financial, providing risk-managed correspondent banking services to emerging markets worldwide. The new company, based in Mayfair, London, aims to rebuild bridges between developing economies and major banks in the UK, US…

Going global – City A.M.

Going Global

With Boris Johnson proposing a £100m advertising blitz across billboards, radio and television to help prepare the country for a potential no-deal Brexit scenario, it’s high time the banking industry developed its own blueprint to reconnect with countries outside of the European Union. Since the 2008 financial crash, many developing nations were cut off as…

Banking on emerging markets for a post-Brexit Britain – The Commentator

Banking on emerging markets for a post-Brexit Britain

As the UK heads towards the Brexit deadline, it’s time for the banking industry to reconnect with critical emerging markets in order to boost international trade, argues Kevin von Neuschatz, CEO, Elemental Financial Anyone who ever doubted the legitimacy of the old phrase ‘a week is a long time in politics’ will likely be carefully…