The K@W Network:
Blackstone CEO Stephen Schwarzman says a key to his firm’s investment success is understanding how people behave.
Fintech is no longer a niche. The world’s largest banks are investing billions in financial technology as a way to prevent startups from taking market share.
When it comes to low-cost labor, China is looking for the next China. At the top of the list is Ethiopia.
In collaboration with EY
European private equity exits hit a record 84 billion euros in 2014 due to receptive public markets and increased corporate M&A, an EY study shows.
NREC CEO Sam Sidiqi shares how his firm hedges political and currency risks in commercial real estate developments in the MENA region. He also sees opportunities in developing Mediterranean coast[…]
The removal of two federal regulatory barriers last October is expected to further accelerate growth in impact investing. But some obstacles persist, including a need for basic awareness of the[…]
Many businesses would say that their customers are their most valuable assets, but few understand how true that is -- or how to link the value of their customers to[…]
Some 144 tech companies are called “unicorns,” based on valuations of $1 billion or more in private markets. But experience shows the good times may not last for some, notes[…]
Individuals and companies are increasingly putting their money behind social impact initiatives. But how can programs be successfully designed, financed and measured in terms of outcomes?