What cloud computing is doing for emerging markets

Software development is starting up in countries previously unassociated with information technology, providing an opportunity for economic growth in emerging markets

Forecasting a bright future for emerging market forex

Foreign exchange rates

The outlook for emerging market foreign exchange trading remains attractive, despite global geopolitical uncertainty and a hawkish US Federal Reserve

Foreign firms learn lessons of Africa’s growth

Mall of Africa in Johannesburg

Africa rising has attracted many exporters into the continent with a growing middle class, but there are cautionary tales to be told

Nearshoring: Europe is the new services hub

Companies in the UK are increasingly bringing their outsourced processes nearer home as Europe rises as a service hub

Exports make business stronger


As UK exports show worrying signs of a slowdown, the government is anxious for smaller businesses to venture overseas

Power behind F1’s winning global drive

Power behind F1’s winning global drive

Such is the popularity of Formula 1 around the world, national governments pay to stage a prestigious grand prix

How the super-rich spend

Where the world's millionaires reside

Where are UHNWIs located globally, what goods are they buying and from which brands? Will Grahame-Clarke provides a window into the life of luxury shopping

Into Africa with growing demand

The “Africa rising” narrative has been replaced by a more complex picture, as African economies experience growing pains and social unrest, but there are still huge opportunities for companies willing to take risks. Pete Guest reports