Archive for: February, 2008
Paul Penrose - Finextra - London | 11/02/2008 | 2554 views
No sooner have we closed the doors on our annual capital markets conference Finexpo – City Technology Strategies, than we’re opening registration for a new event, Finexpo – Green City. It’s part of a strategy to extend the Finexpo brand to encompass new markets and deliver more focussed market intelligence through our growin...
Tags: Retail banking, Wholesale banking
Peter Roberts - UCL - London | 11/02/2008 | 2210 views
Most people know that bottled water is a rip-off. Anyone for volcanic spring water from New Zealand at £21 for 42cl? There is in fact nothing wrong with tap water. But worse still is the energy and materials used to produce the bottles, many of which are used once and not recycled. The Observer at the weekend reported: it takes 162g of oil a...