In Africa, large-scale investment in education has enabled significant gains in literacy, school attendance and university enrollment in recent years. Find out how this will help economic development and enhanced prosperity. More
In her book “Lean In”, Sheryl Sandberg asserts that there are endemic biases in the workplace, against women. Are we doing everything we can to tap into every potential pool of great professionals? The Corporate and Insitutional Client segment decided to investigate. Learn what they found out. More
Workplace culture is important for any organisation, and creating a positive environment takes real effort. Tracy Clarke, our Director, Compliance, People and Communication, talks about the actions that can make a huge difference to staff. More
Adopted at pace by central banks around the world, China’s renminbi (RMB) is now seen by many as a de facto reserve currency. Find out why it is well underway to becoming an official one. More
Asia growth pessimists expect to score a hat trick against the optimists in 2014 and beyond. Find out why we disagree.
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In emerging markets, most people still pay or get paid in cash. Find out how mobile wallets are changing all that, providing a fast, cheap and safe alternative, and helping to transform lives. More