From December 2016 Bedat & CO Geneve, the world’s leading craftsmen of fine timepieces for women, will be available for viewing by appointment, inside Ralph & Russo’s Maison located in prestigious Mayfair, London.
On Tuesday evening, Carly Paoli performed a selection of songs in front of an enthralled and appreciative invited audience. Celebrities from all spheres of the industry attended the event, which took place at the Arts Club in Dover Street and was introduced by the legendary lyricist Don Black. The event was well attended and it was clear that Carly’s singing entranced all.
Always ahead of the curve, Mastercard Principal Member ECommPay recently became the first acquirer in Europe to introduce Mastercard’s newest anti-fraud technology into its portfolio of payment products.
Europe has inherited the US shopping spree “Black Friday”, “Cyber Monday”, and the altruistic/balancing pre-Christmas charitable, “Giving Tuesday”. Today National Philanthropic Trust UK (NPT-UK) advises people to be strategic in their charitable giving and predicts Europe will again follow US trends with record use of Donor Advised Funds (DAFs – charitable savings account) for 2016. Total grants from DAFs to charities reached a record $14.52 billion in the US in 2016*. DAF accounts now outnumber private foundations by three to one and are the fastest growing charitable giving vehicles – bar none.
On July 4th 2016 Greycon successfully completed the second stage of a five wave implementation at Resolute Forest Products in Montreal, QC. Resolute initiated the global template rollout campaign to establish Greycon’s X-Trim solution as the company standard trim optimisation system.
Managing Partner of the Institute of Trading and Portfolio Management, Anton Kreil, is to step down from delivering Vacation Mentoring Programmes to Retail Traders in February 2017 in order to concentrate more time and effort on the day-to-day management of global operations at the Institute.
Quantifi, a specialist provider of risk, analytics and trading solutions, has been selected by MidOcean Partners, a leading investment firm, to replace their existing external solution. Formed in early 2009 to invest in bank loans, high yield bonds, mezzanine and special solutions, MidOcean’s investment approach is based on intensive and independent financial analysis, preservation of capital and diversification, and active portfolio management.
The Hands-Free Door Handle, patented and produced by Jamm Products Ltd, helps premises in healthcare, education, transport, hospitality, and the food and drink industry prevent harmful infections caused by germs being passed on via door handles.
Multi-award-winning Bloomsbury Professional*, the UK’s largest independent legal publisher, is commemorating the 25th anniversary of the definitive text Hershman and McFarlane: Children Law and Practice. At the same time, it is launching its family law online service Bloomsbury Family Law.