The State of Green Fintech

Is Fintech enabling the Green Economy?

Almost three years ago, I wrote my first blog article on “Green Fintech”. At that time, I found interesting ideas, particularly in the realm of Clean Energy Money. But not much in terms of concrete actions. Things have changed…

No deal brexit

No bail out Lehman vs no deal Brexit

Is there something SMBs worried about a no deal Brexit can learn from Lehman?

Ten years ago I was working for a UBS’ proprietary trading business (a “prop desk”) in London. I was looking after the business strategy, trying to put together a partnership with another prop desk in New York…

Business plan design for SMBs

What do SMBs need to do to get their business plan right?

Small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs) know there are first points of contact vital to make the right initial impression. Yet, SMBs get these points wrong. The most important is the business plan…

SMBs need advice in a fast changing world

Do SMBs need advice today and if so who can deliver it?

Not since the industrial revolution has so much technological change affected small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs) in such a relatively short period of time. Not just in the UK, but across the world. SMBs have to adapt…