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    When You Wish Upon a Star, Watch Out! The Fall of Star Fund Managers?

    Consistent performance and better value top consumer expectations of the investment industry. Innovation ties with better value as the second highest expectation as consumers seek innovative investment opportunities and new tools to easily access their accounts. The implosion of stock...

    November 14, 2019

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    Data-driven creative is not the ideal, it is the norm

    Raise your hand if you’ve ever asked, or been asked, the following to your team or your agency: “hey we need some stats / research that supports our creative.” Don’t worry, no one is watching. You can admit that this has happened....

    November 7, 2019

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    What can brands learn from H&M’s eco-fashion fallout?

    This week H&M CEO Karl-Johan Persson drew widespread reaction and criticism when he spoke with Bloomberg warning of the rise of “consumer shaming” to thwart climate change and said these ‘stop consuming, stop buying movements are a threat to the...

    November 1, 2019

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    ‘The impossible deal’: Can Boris Johnson get it through Parliament?

    So here we are. After three years of tortuous negotiations and three previous unsuccessful attempts to get a Brexit deal through Parliament, on 17 October 2019, British and European negotiators once again reached a revised Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration....

    October 18, 2019

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    Our analysis of The Queen's Speech 2019

    This was no conventional Queen’s Speech. In fact, it felt more like a pre-election manifesto launch, with a raft of policies designed to win-over large swathes of middle-England. Politically, the Queen’s Speech was carefully crafted to burnish the Conservative Party’s...

    October 14, 2019

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  • Opinions

    When You Wish Upon a Star, Watch Out! The Fall of Star Fund Managers?

    Consistent performance and better value top consumer expectations of the investment industry. Innovation ties with better value as the second highest expectation as consumers seek innovative investment opportunities and new tools to easily access their accounts. The implosion of stock...

    November 14, 2019

  • Opinions

    Data-driven creative is not the ideal, it is the norm

    Raise your hand if you’ve ever asked, or been asked, the following to your team or your agency: “hey we need some stats / research that supports our creative.” Don’t worry, no one is watching. You can admit that this has happened....

    November 7, 2019

  • Opinions

    What can brands learn from H&M’s eco-fashion fallout?

    This week H&M CEO Karl-Johan Persson drew widespread reaction and criticism when he spoke with Bloomberg warning of the rise of “consumer shaming” to thwart climate change and said these ‘stop consuming, stop buying movements are a threat to the...

    November 1, 2019

  • Opinions

    ‘The impossible deal’: Can Boris Johnson get it through Parliament?

    So here we are. After three years of tortuous negotiations and three previous unsuccessful attempts to get a Brexit deal through Parliament, on 17 October 2019, British and European negotiators once again reached a revised Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration....

    October 18, 2019

  • Opinions

    Our analysis of The Queen's Speech 2019

    This was no conventional Queen’s Speech. In fact, it felt more like a pre-election manifesto launch, with a raft of policies designed to win-over large swathes of middle-England. Politically, the Queen’s Speech was carefully crafted to burnish the Conservative Party’s...

    October 14, 2019

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