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Sea change: Global freight ramps up digitisation

Disruptions to global supply chains including the Suez blockage have accelerated digitisation of freight tracking on startup-developed platforms.

Article Market & regulatory environment Advanced

Private equity is falling out of love with plastic packaging

Investment by private equity firms in the global plastic packaging sector is slowing — as a result of ESG risk.

Article Market & regulatory environment Advanced

Bankers quit London as Brexit relocations to EU step up

The COVID-19 work-at-home regime encouraged some bankers to temporarily move away from London, but that shift is now becoming more permanent.

Article Market & regulatory environment Advanced

Is now the right time for a risky career move?

Tech skills and digital fluency are in high demand within finance teams.

Article Market & regulatory environment Advanced

North American companies buying more robots to keep up with demand

Orders for industrial robots grew 20% in Q1 this year with metal producers showing the strongest growth in demand.

Article Market & regulatory environment Advanced

Ericsson to launch subscription service for remote office

To meet the demand for easy work-at-home set-ups, Ericsson is collaborating with software companies in a diversification move.

Article Problem-solving Advanced

12 top European football clubs agree to found new Super League

The announcement has been met with disapproval from FIFA and other football governing bodies.

Article Market & regulatory environment Advanced

UK pensions regulator urges action ahead of new mandatory climate rules

Pension schemes will be pressed to comply with existing requirements and prepare for upcoming new regulations.

Article Market & regulatory environment Advanced

UK investors expand anti-slavery push to construction, materials sectors

A 56-strong investor coalition is to engage with construction and materials companies this year to address forced labour.

Article Market & regulatory environment Advanced

FCA prioritises consumer harm reduction as fintech app usage climbs

A report by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority highlights a lack of awareness and belief in investment risks amongst consumers.

Article Market & regulatory environment Advanced

Chocolate-makers use social media data to get ahead on Easter sales

Data from social media platforms such as Pinterest are used by chocolatiers to predict how and where consumers will shop.

Article Data analytics Intermediate

Britain starts countdown on LIBOR's 'final chapter'

The Bank of England has warned firms to complete the switch away from the LIBOR, or London Interbank Offered Rate used in contracts, by the end of 2021.

Article Macroeconomic analysis Advanced