Ring out the old, ring in the new

Like many of us, I have several pet hates about banks. My main one is when they sting you with charges you don’t expect. I always remember getting a £50 charge for an unauthorised overdraft a few years ago. I’d been with the bank for over twenty years and never been overdrawn before. This instance was caused by a payment I’d expected being credited a day late. Tough. Here’s the bill. In fact, I realise that I have the same issue with any company. Extra taxes on my hotel stay…

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From Acropolis Now to Arrivederci Roma – get ready for the next big euro panic

Luigi Di Maio and Giuseppe Conte: sticking two fingers up to the EU This article is taken from our FREE daily investment email Money Morning. Every day, MoneyWeek’s executive editor John Stepek and guest contributors explain how current economic and political developments are affecting the markets and your wealth, and give you pointers on how you can profit. Sign up free here. In this week’s issue of MoneyWeek magazine It’s still looking a bit messy out there. I suspect it’s going to get messier. There are lots of reasons for…

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Brown and Caldwell Strengthens Smart Utility Offering with BC Blue

October 24, 2018         By: Payment Week WALNUT CREEK, Calif., Oct. 24, 2018 — Brown and Caldwell, a leading environmental engineering and construction firm, today announced the launch of BC BlueTM, a smart utility approach to efficiently manage and operate water, wastewater, and stormwater utilities. Harnessing the power of emerging technologies, including Internet of Things and sensors, to collect and exchange data, BC Blue enables a broader understanding of operations and systems data and identifies organizational efficiency improvements. The approach equips staff with powerful sets of tools, user-friendly interfaces, improved…

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Crowdfunding, investing, & listing – DESICO for STOs

Interesting times! I am not referring to politics but financial markets both the traditional stakeholders and the disruptors. From Roubini lashing out on the crypto ecosystem, to Morgan Stanley gearing up to trade crypto derivatives, and Circle buying crowdfunding and broker-dealer Seedinvest. The narrative around tokens has shifted Q1 2018. Utility tokens are no more […]
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