British pound hits 14-month high against euro

A the wave of optimism over an economic recovery boosted global markets on April’s first trading day, supported by further positive data and the relaunch from Joe Biden. New figures from IHS Markit show manufacturing growth in the UK soared in March to reach 58.9, a decade high. A score …

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ON THE APPOINTMENT OF A BOARD MEMBER

Bloomberg No.1 engine’s Exxon Win gives ESG advocates a boost (Bloomberg) – The rejection of the Exxon Mobil Corp. management team marks one of the most significant victories for shareholders to push for drastic action on climate change. The transformation movement of Exxon’s board of directors has been led by …

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‘I don’t cook for her [again]’

A man’s girlfriend had weird answers to her kitchen – so Reddit helped them both realize that this pointed to something quite different. The man went to Reddit’s “Am I the A ******»Confused forum about his girlfriend’s recent behavior. Whenever he cooked meals for them (her household responsibility), she complained …

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Mackenzie unveils private credit fund

For retail investors, Mackenzie Northleaf Private Credit Fund combines several attractive features. To overcome traditional barriers to private credit investing, the fund comes with a minimum investment of $ 25,000, monthly purchases, quarterly redemptions, and no forced investor lock-ups. It also provides access to a carefully maintained selection of senior …

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How to manage short-term sickness absences

High levels of short-term sickness absence negatively impact management workload, company performance and team motivation. Effective management of absences is therefore crucial for businesses to thrive. We outline the main considerations for employers. Establish a policy A clear policy for employees defining both expected attendance standards and reporting obligations in …

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What would an effective framework look like?

India Inc.’s access to foreign financial markets has been largely limited to two routes. U.S. Certificates of Deposit have been issued by companies like Infosys Ltd., Wipro Ltd. and ICICI Bank Ltd., while others like MakeMyTrip Ltd. chose to set up abroad, then to register on the Nasdaq. The ADR …

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