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Information availability and data protection and their impact on society
Information availability and data protection and their impact on society
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Information availability and data protection and their impact on society

Interview with Gregor König, Head of Data Protection office Digital providers collect loads of data in the background. They are evaluated/analysed and, more and more often, are used for personalised marketing and/or product/service offers. What is your opinion in this context? Is this beneficial for the user, or is the opposite the case? And what is […]

Back-to-school-season makes summer a second Christmas season for US retailers
Back-to-school-season makes summer a second Christmas season for US retailers
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Back-to-school-season makes summer a second Christmas season for US retailers

US retailers are looking forward to another high-turnover back-to-school-season leading up to the start of the new school year. This time of the year plays an important role in the US and is regarded as the second-strongest sales driver after Christmas season.

Financial Markets Monitor June: a lot going on
Financial Markets Monitor June: a lot going on
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Financial Markets Monitor June: a lot going on

An Investment Committee again! A month can pass quickly, especially if there is a lot going on in the markets. In light of recent market events (Italy, Turkey, Argentina), I was surprised that our risk stance has not changed since our last Investment Committee meeting. Obviously, it takes a lot to get us out of […]