The British CCP Research Foundation published on August 11 its latest report “Conduct Costs Project Report 2017”, which estimates the total amounts paid or provisioned by banks because of misconduct or breach of any code of conduct or any central-bank regulation.
Good news reports from Brazil have been few and far between in recent years. Political instability associated with high-level corruption has shaken investor confidence and ushered in the deepest recession Brazil has seen in decades.
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American Apollo Global Management LLC, the world’s second-largest fund manager, broke the record for the largest fund in the history of private equity in July: it raised the largest ever private equity fund since 2007’s financial crisis, with $24.6 billion. Apollo plans to invest in North America and Western Europe.
One of the most interesting topics when discussing the switch from coal to green energy is the price. This discussion was raised when US President Donald Trump decided to withdraw from the COP21 Paris Agreement.
Wall Street has been showing mixed results lately. The Dow Jones has suffered from the recently published 2017 first-half results of the American banking sector.
Climate change commonly concerns financial investors through the opportunities to invest in green bonds, green sectors, environment-friendly assets.