Debt and (not much) deleveraging – http://www.mckinsey.com//insights/economic_studies/debt_and_not_much_deleveraging
Global debt has grown by $57 trillion and no major economy has decreased its debt-to-GDP ratio since 2007. High government debt in advanced economies, mounting household debt, and the rapid rise of China’s debt are areas of potential concern.
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Jan 15 2015, the Swiss National Bank announced it would remove the cap it had in place to prevent the Swiss franc from rising too high against the Euro (1,20 EUR equals ±1 CHF).
Today Jan 18 2015, the exchange rate is 1,0074 EUR equals ± 1 CHF meaning that Swiss made products become 17% more expensive in a blink of an eye! Continue reading
My predictions for 2015:
Let’s talk Jan 1, 2016 and see if we were close to the reality 🙂
PS: the paragraphes’ titles have been taken from a Mashable article: 5 tech trends that will dominate CES 2015
Internet of Things is the new buzzword. Everyone talks about it but very few buy them and even more less people wear them 6 months after they bought them. Continue reading
Why You Should Sell Your Business to an MBA
October 16, Volta Ventures, a Belgian Venture Capital firm made a presentation at the Betacowork. Frank Maene, Volta’ managing director, described the “raison d’être” of a VC as well as the “do and don’t” in front of a VC. Continue reading