Future of Finance

British dysfunction could make Trump’s Saudi Aramco dream come true

2 months ago 7ring Comments Off on British dysfunction could make Trump’s Saudi Aramco dream come true
In the eternal competition between London and New York to be the world’s premiere financial hub, British dysfunction may unwittingly give its American rival the advantage. Case in point is the battle over Saudi Aramco—officially known as the Saudi Arabian Oil Company—which is planning the biggest initial public offering in history. The American champion, US Read More

A London startup has managed to make banking cool among hipsters

3 months ago 7ring Comments Off on A London startup has managed to make banking cool among hipsters
When he started a restaurant in east London about a year ago, Greg Kirk noticed many customers were using fluorescent orange payment cards. The color and widespread popularity of the cards picked his interest: “I wanted to know what was going on,” says Kirk, the bearded owner of the Grand Howl, who now has his Read More