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New German  “Traffic Light” Coalition Launches Climate and Economic Programme During Difficult Phase
New German “Traffic Light” Coalition Launches Climate and Economic Programme During Difficult Phase
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New German “Traffic Light” Coalition Launches Climate and Economic Programme During Difficult Phase

Germany’s first federal government coalition of the Social Democratic Party (SPD), the Free Democratic Party (FDP) and the Green Party – called the “traffic light” coalition for the parties’ traditional colours – has now been in office for just under two weeks and is starting its planned renewal programme at the most difficult time imaginable. The train towards climate protection and renewable energies is picking up speed.

Outlook 2022: Erste Asset Management optimistic – recovery continues despite Covid, inflation, and supply bottlenecks
Outlook 2022: Erste Asset Management optimistic – recovery continues despite Covid, inflation, and supply bottlenecks

Outlook 2022: Erste Asset Management optimistic – recovery continues despite Covid, inflation, and supply bottlenecks

Compared with previous recessions, we came out of the last crisis relatively quickly. What were the decisive factors, what will drive the financial markets in 2022 and, above all, what role will inflation play? Erste AM Managing Director Heinz Bednar and Chief Investment Officer Gerold Permoser provide an outlook for the coming year.

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Kick off the Year’s most Important Retail Season on Friday
Black Friday and Cyber Monday Kick off the Year’s most Important Retail Season on Friday
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Black Friday and Cyber Monday Kick off the Year’s most Important Retail Season on Friday

On November 26, the traditional “Black Friday“ of discount deals in the US and many other countries officially kicks off the immensely important Christmas shopping season for many industries. However, with the trend towards online shopping accelerating with the Corona pandemic, how will this turn out this year?

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Interview: Behavioral Finance
Interview: Behavioral Finance
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Interview: Behavioral Finance

Interview with Dr. Manfred Frühwirth, Vienna University of Economic and Business Administration What is Behavioural Finance? Behavioural Finance is located at the interface of finance and psychology. As a rule, Behavioural Finance investigates how irrational behaviour (most often on the investors’ part) affects asset prices on the capital market. 2a) Are there any examples of […]

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