Category Archives: Financial knickknacks

How brave and new is our world of finance today?

After four months of blogging on BraveNewFinance, it has now become time to look back. Can we already be able to conclude that sufficient actions have been taken? Actions that change the world of finance for a better and safer … Continue reading

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A challenge for CFOs around the globe

At the latest, when one has to fill the position of a CFO or even when one is on the other side applying for such a role, the question has to be answered of what it is the job actually … Continue reading

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Anticipating risks in 2011…but can we?

”Risk comes from not knowing what you’re doing” says Warren Buffett. As true as that seems, there is a very powerful second dimension to it: If you don’t anticipate what’s coming, you can do as well as you want and … Continue reading

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What’s up in 2011?

What a year 2010 has been! The sheer dramatics all over the financial world were breathtaking at times, and surely it was a remarkable year announcing a remarkable decade. But where do we go from here? Let’s recap the most … Continue reading

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Germany’s Mid Sized Companies content. Are they?

Status quo makes entrepreneuers happy, future is heralded positively. Others see it a bit more dismal.

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North Korean „muscle-flexing“: A threat for global markets?

Last Tuesday (23rd November 2010), North Korea unexpectedly attacked the South Korean peninsula “Yeonpyeong”, just 11 kilometres away from the aggressor’s boarder. Market analysts and economists were thus worried about what consequences this attack would have on financial markets. A … Continue reading

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Invest into financial stocks now…

…says investor legend Warren Buffett and reorganizes Berkshire Hathaway’s portfolio.

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