FCA provides clarity on cryptoassets regulation.
Companies which fail to adapt "will go bankrupt without question," the Governor of the Bank of England said in an interview urging the City to put its weight behind environmentally sustainable issues. "Capitalism is part of the solution and part of what we need to do," he claimed. "The capitalist system needs to do is to manage the risks around climate change, be ready for the different speeds of the adjustment. And then the most important thing is to move capital from where it is today to where it needs to be tomorrow. The system is very much part of the solution."Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England
Goldman Sachs announced the formation of the Sustainable Finance Group.
She will be starting in her new role in September.
Facebook AI Research, Carnegie Mellon University, and others made AI capable of 6-on-1 matches with professional players. What’s next in behavioural finance?
Politecnico di Milano presented the latest findings on the evolution of the equity crowdfunding market in Italy.
WIRED challenged political scientist and blockchain researcher Bettina Warburg to explain blockchain technology to 5 different people; a child, a teen, a college student, a grad student, and an expert.
Six inspiring young entrepreneurs have overcome fierce competition to impress the country’s business leaders with their innovation and business capability and have been selected by NEF Fast Track, the UK’s leading entrepreneur development programme, for the prestigious David Pearl Pitch Prize & CVC Young Innovators award.
Results from a study "showed that people with higher wealth were more responsive to financial arguments than moral ones. Prioritising returns is on the one hand what you’d expect from investors in general; at the same time, it’s not what you’d expect if participation in sustainable finance were driven by a charitable impulse."Source: FT Alphaville
How crowdfunding platforms Kickstarter and Indiegogo are changing their business to prevent creators from never shipping their product.