Is low FX volatility the quiet before the storm?

Analysts predict what lies ahead for foreign exchange markets in the coming months, following an unusually calm period of low volatility

What will Brexit mean for EU VAT refunds?

Prolonged uncertainty over Brexit has thrown UK businesses into turmoil over future corporate tax arrangements, notably VAT refunds from European Union trading partners

The rise of new consumer tribes

When consumption patterns can no longer be defined by traditional factors, such as age, gender or location, consumer tribes grouped by their collective common behaviours and interests begin to emerge. But what does this mean for the modern marketer?

Four ways Brexit has rattled CPOs

With Brexit headlines continuing to dominate the daily news, what have been the biggest lessons for procurement leaders on how to approach geopolitical risk?

Race is on as tech shakes up capital markets

The next decade or so could herald more changes in the capital markets than in the past 40 years and only the most innovative players will survive

Is fashion manufacturing coming home?

Rapid globalisation and complex supply chains mean brands have hitherto largely relied on production overseas, where labour is often cheaper and economies of scale have enabled strong expansion. But in light of Brexit and its potential impact on global trade and workforces, the reindustrialisation of Britain, for the textiles industry at least, could prove attractive to many domestic brands

Protecting global supply chains from geopolitical risk

Global political events can impact world trade and supply chains in particular, so coping strategies are essential to limit disruption and maintain production

How Brexit will impact the fight against corrupt wealth

Europol HQ in the Hague

Experts fear losing access to EU registers on crime and criminal intelligence could undermine the work of anti-money laundering initiatives in a post-Brexit UK