Editorial

lululemon pays half a billion for MIRROR

 lululemon pays half a billion for MIRROR

lululemon athletica inc., a healthy lifestyle inspired athletic apparel company, has reached a deal to acquire exercise hardware start-up MIRROR. In the last decade, apparel retailers faced distress, leading to closure of many stores, bankruptcies...

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UK Signs Joint Statement With Switzerland For Greater Cooperation In The Financial Services Sector

UK Signs Joint Statement With Switzerland For Greater Cooperation In The Financial Services Sector

  The United Kingdom and Switzerland have signed a joint statement on 30 June 2020 which calls on both the countries to deepen their cooperation in the field of financial services including cross border trading of securities. The two countrie...

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Are There Any Signs of an Economic Recovery in Britain?

Are There Any Signs of an Economic Recovery in Britain?

While it might be too early to get a clear view of things, but we would like to see the half glass-filled side of the picture. Yes, there are indications that the UK economy is already on the path of an economic recovery. Andy Haldane, Chief Econom...

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Business Confidence Up, Is It A Reason To Cheer?

Business Confidence Up, Is It A Reason To Cheer?

The British economy has shown tenacity, as it springs back to life after the country gradually opened up following the seven-week lockdown imposed during March this year. The latest Lloyds Bank Business Barometer survey conducted between 1st and 15...

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Britain to sell 275 billion pounds of government debt, which is at an all-time high level

Britain to sell 275 billion pounds of government debt, which is at an all-time high level

The UK Debt Management Office (DMO), the official agency to carry forward the government’s debt operations, announced on 29 June 2020 that it will be holding thirty three gilt auctions between July to August this year. Through this activity, ...

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A Government Infrastructure Plan On Cards: What To Expect?

A Government Infrastructure Plan On Cards: What To Expect?

  The United Kingdom’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson plans to unveil a new infrastructure plan on June 30 to give a big impetus to the slowing economy, marred by the corona pandemic. Interior Minister Priti Patel said that government wil...

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Major Global Corporations Now Becoming Extremely Conscious of Social Media

Major Global Corporations Now Becoming Extremely Conscious of Social Media

The usage of social media platforms in the spread of false information, hate, and political mudslinging is a menace that has reached a great height in recent times. What makes the situation even worse is that it is very difficult to fix accountabil...

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A Big Jump In Holiday Booking Seen, As The Government Relaxes Global Travel Restrictions

A Big Jump In Holiday Booking Seen, As The Government Relaxes Global Travel Restrictions

Several tours and travel operators in the United Kingdom have reported that they have been witnessing a massive surge in online queries for holidays since the UK government has allowed overseas flights from July 6 next month. The tour operators hav...

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Retirement Planning – Tips to Manage Your Retirement Savings

Retirement Planning – Tips to Manage Your Retirement Savings

A demographic trend of continuously increasing ageing population has been observed across the globe with medical advancement, progress in a healthy lifestyle, lower death rates and higher life expectancy. For the working class, the need for social ...

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The Price and Trade Volatility of Important Commodities Amid Corona Crises

The Price and Trade Volatility of Important Commodities Amid Corona Crises

The rapid spread of the coronavirus pandemic led to a massive disruption of international trade. During the first quarter of 2020 exports of G20 countries fell by as much as 4.3 per cent compared to that of the fourth quarter of 2019, while imports...

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Income Generation from The Stock Markets: Tips for The Beginners

Income Generation from The Stock Markets: Tips for The Beginners

Most people strive to achieve a financially independent status in today’s world. With rising incomes, smarter savings and smarter living strategies, people tend to achieve this status as early as possible. Being financially independent allows...

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