We have been riding the crest of a globalization wave over the last 10 years, Boston Consulting Group says. But now, the wave is over, and companies will have to work harder to reap the profitability globalization can offer.
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The Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) is designed to promote trade between 12 countries; Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, the United States, and Vietnam. The TPP aims at trade liberalization in goods and services, including the reduction of over 18,000 specific tariffs. Of particular interest to the U.S. are the reduction of tariffs on agricultural products, lower barriers in services, and intellectual property (IP) protections. Despite the benefits of access to new markets and increased trade, there are still risks associated with the TPP.
Goldman Sachs is going big on big data. Don Duet, cohead of the bank's technology division, told Business Insider that the firm was investing deeply in artificial intelligence and machine learning
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Accenture calls out the chemical industry, saying that its R&D facilities, overall, have not kept up with the digital transformation, and are long overdue for a change.
U.S. middle market companies continue to report strong revenue growth and confidence in the domestic economy, even as their level of comfort in the...
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Maturing digital businesses are focused on integrating digital technologies, such as social, mobile, analytics and cloud, in the service of transforming how their businesses work, according to Deloitte and MIT Sloan Management Review. Less-mature digital businesses, they say, are focused on solving discrete business problems with individual digital technologies.
Dilemma surrounding RBC’s star Brazilian client highlights regulatory risks of potentially lucrative emerging markets