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BITCOIN is as tangible as a chocolate coin a top investor has warned in a hilarious quip about the cryptocurrency.
Cape Town, one of South Africa’s biggest cities known for its dramatic coastline, is about to run out of water. Taps could be turned off in late April given current consumption. Still investors aren’t too worried thanks to buoyant sentiment in emerging markets, and rally in the currency that started in November.
The world’s second-largest economy, China, is poised for breakthroughs in cyberspace, says the country’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT). Beijing wants to be in the forefront of the booming digital economy.
It's easy to predict more store closures and bankruptcies. The retail winners and losers are pretty obvious by now. This post tries to predict the trends and strategic imperatives that retailers need to reinvent themselves in the age of Amazon and digital disruption.
People want to know what areas of the market will do the best from the 2017 tax cut. One, currently under-valued, area are the REITs.