Hugh Grosvenor : 25 ans, est le plus jeune milliardaire d’Angleterre

Pour certains, les choses arrivent parfois plus vite, et disons plus naturellement, et simplement que pour d’autres. A 25 ans, Hugh Grosvenor est devenue le milliardaire le plus jeune du Royaume-Uni après le décès brutal à 64 ans, du milliardaire britannique …

Optimism about the Future of Climate Change

Christophe Mazurier had a long and rather successful career in European finance, but upon seeing the disastrous effects of climate change in his native home of the Bahamas, he has recently become quite active in global efforts aiming at mitigating …

The Banque Havilland and Banque Pasche Connection

Banque Pasche has been in existence since 1885, and has become one of the most important and prominent international asset management companies in the world. Over the course of the past couple of years though, there has been a substantial …

Economic Diversification Bolsters Luanda’s Growth

Angola has one of the fastest growing economies in the world, and perhaps the most robust in all of Africa. The country has come a very long way from the civil war that ended in 2002. While the nation as …

Scheduling quirk won’t distract from importance of Climate South Initiative

Originally, the inaugural Climate South Initiative, a forum meant to empower the African continent to take control of its destiny with regard to climate change, was slated to take place just before the New York Forum AFRICA in late May …

Finance expert Christophe Mazurier calls President Hollande’s economic policy ‘totally unreadable’

The farcical reign of French president Francois Hollande reached a bizarre nadir in early October. As the country suffered from record unemployment and striking workers threatened to set their own factories off, Hollande’s team of advisers were worried about how …

When in Rome: Larisa Drozdova Goes Treasure Hunting from Russia to France, Greece to Switzerland

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From Russia’s Matryoshka nesting dolls to VintageChanel from the Marchés aux Puces in Paris, Larisa Leonidovna Drozdova has traveled the world and, as a doll collector and lover of history and culture, knows how to find unforgettable treasures in whatever country she visits.A …

Larisa Drozdova: From Greece, with Love

Family ties in Greece, as with other nations facing economic and politic turmoil, have perhaps never been stronger than they are today. This is what Larisa Leonidovna Drozdova learned on a recent trip during which the French-based grand-mother of one …

Prabowo Subianto explains Indonesia’s future in Singapore

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As current leader in Indonesia’s 2014 presidential election polls, Prabowo Subianto went to Singapore in early August to deliver his first speech outside Indonesia. As the leader of the Great Indonesia Movement Party (Gerindra), he showed he was definitely back in …

Putin Wants Georgia Back

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Is Georgia’s independence going to end, after just a couple of decades? This is the fear that has been sparked in the Georgian people in light of recent statements made by Russian President Vladimir Putin. Does the Kremlin seek to …