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Analysts sound warnings on South Korea’s risks

Analysts sound warnings on South Korea’s risks

June 14, 2019
By JEREMY WELTMAN

Economic deterioration and foreign-policy obstacles present tough political challenges for the president and DPK ahead of legislative elections next year – and require utmost vigilance from investors.

FX: It's co-location, but not as we know it

FX: It's co-location, but not as we know it

June 10, 2019
By PAUL GOLDEN

Space constraints in data centres, coupled with cost considerations, have encouraged firms to seek creative solutions to the challenge of getting access to the main liquidity hubs.

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Off the record: Celebrating 50 years of Euromoney

Off the record: Celebrating 50 years of Euromoney

June 14, 2019

In 2005, Euromoney started its Off the Record column, because we had noticed that many bankers could not stop themselves from spouting hyperbole, humour and hubris when the conversation went 'on background'.

Sideways: Buffett and Icahn – old dogs stick to old tricks

Sideways: Buffett and Icahn – old dogs stick to old tricks

June 04, 2019
By JON MACASKILL

Veteran investor Carl Icahn has filed a lawsuit accusing Occidental Petroleum chief executive Vicki Hollub of being played by Warren Buffett in accepting aggressive terms for a $10 billion financing from Berkshire Hathaway to complete an agreed bid of around $56 billion for Anadarko.

Macaskill on markets: Apple and the IT spending serpent

Macaskill on markets: Apple and the IT spending serpent

June 03, 2019
By JON MACASKILL

As technology spending escalates, financiers now face a temptation to reframe costs as an investment in future growth, safe in the knowledge that it is extremely difficult to check their assertions.