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AVADO: Digital Trends That Matter Now: Augmented Reality

Nick New Managing Director, North America, AVADO The Digital Trends That Matter Now: Augmented Reality SO WHAT IS AUGMENTED REALITY? Maybe you’ve seen one of 400 million Snapchat stories created every day, with real-time video filters turning selfies into rainbow breathing unicorns?  Or perhaps you’re one of 800 million people who downloaded Pokémon-Go to hunt down…

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The New York Minute with Bill Thomas

Interview with Bill Thomas Bill Thomas Chairman, KPMG What’s the most interesting thing about you that we can’t Google?  When I was in Vancouver I used to play in a band. Interestingly enough, I played the keyboards when I was a kid growing up, but for the longest time I never had the opportunity to…

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BritishAmerican Business Welcomes US Highschoolers to London Office

BritishAmerican Business Welcomes US Highschoolers to London Office On Wednesday, 25 July, BritishAmerican Business (BAB) was delighted to be joined at our London offices by a group of 20 high school students on a cultural exchange from the United States. The students attended schools in a range of different cities and states – New York/Connecticut,…

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thebigword and Brother announce deal to combine technologies

Language services provider thebigword has formed a new partnership with Brother International Corporation, a pioneer in printing and imaging solutions, offering fast and accurate translations to businesses in the US directly through Brother printer and scanner hardware. “With thebigword, Brother now delivers extensive scan to translation service on the market to help meet the unique…

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BAB welcomes President Trump’s Visit to the UK

12 July 2018 BAB welcomes President Trump’s visit to the United Kingdom and calls for the reaffirmation of the strength of the US-UK relationship.   New York / London – On 12 – 13 July 2018, Donald J. Trump, President of the United States of America is visiting the United Kingdom, following the NATO Summit…

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BAB CEO Duncan Edwards Releases Statement on Brexit Developments

9 July 2018 Full Statement From BritishAmerican Business CEO Duncan Edwards on Recent Brexit Developments and Impact on Future-UK-US Free Trade Agreement In light of the most recent Brexit developments, Duncan Edwards, CEO of BritishAmerican Business has released the following statement: UK-US Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement Becomes Less Likely. If the drama of the world…

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Paragon PR releases video on the 3R’s of business

Building a reputation requires a well-thought-out and constructed vision. But that’s not enough. To be successful, you need to be recognized, relevant and respected. In this video, Paragon takes you on its client journey to becoming an industry leader. Are you ready to begin your journey?

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Press Release: Handelsbanken has issued its first green bond

Handelsbanken has issued a 5-year green unsecure senior bond for a total value of EUR 500 million. The bond was issued under the Bank’s recently launched Green Bond Framework. The framework has received the highest possible rating from the independent institute Cicero, Center for International Climate Research. The funds raised from issuance of Handelsbanken’s green…

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Vodafone: Driving Experiences in a Digital World

Andrew Morawski President and Chairman, Vodafone Americas Driving Experiences in a Digital World Business today faces an unprecedented challenge: meeting the digital needs of millennials. Known as the “experience generation,” millennials have entirely different expectations for how they live and work than previous generations do. Often, millennials place more value on experiences than on material…

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The New York Minute with Mark Makepeace

Interview with Mark Makepeace Mark Makepeace Chief Executive, FTSE Russell 1. What do you think New York brings to the table that London doesn’t, and vice-versa? I think New York has this high energy—even in the way business is done. I don’t think any place can rival that energy. There’s this “get it done” attitude…

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BAB Statement on US Steel & Aluminum Tariffs

BritishAmerican Business Statement Regarding United States (US) Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum Imports from the European Union (EU) In response to the United States Government’s announcement on 31 May 2018 that they will be proceeding with raised tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from the European Union, BritishAmerican Business CEO Duncan Edwards delivered the following statement:…

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Rooney Nimmo: GDPR is coming. Don’t get caught out.

Edward Sloan Founding Partner London, Rooney Nimmo GDPR is coming. Don’t get caught out. Will the European Union’s new data regulation affect you? If you do business in the European Union (“EU”) or offer products or services to EU citizens, the answer is very likely yes. While a discussion on Brexit is beyond the scope…

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Invest Northern Ireland: Tech culture propels FDI growth in Northern Ireland

Steve Harper Executive Director, International Business, Invest Northern Ireland Tech culture propels FDI growth in Northern Ireland The harnessing of industry, academia and government in building solution-focused ecosystems, allows Northern Ireland to offer inward investors a unique proposition especially in technology sectors. When BT announced the opening of the new £28.6 million BT Ireland Innovation…

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CEO Duncan Edwards Helps Lead Panel at City Week 2018

Duncan Edwards, CEO of BritishAmerican Business, was one of four guest panelists participating in a discussion around the current landscape of transatlantic trade and investment between the United States and United Kingdom, one of many panels taking place at the City Week 2018 Conference: “Securing Continuity Against a Backdrop of Global Change.” Speaking to the…

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[CORE THOUGHTS] Baringa Partners – How might Blockchain influence the world of Custody banking?

Beth Elliott  Senior Manager Custodian banks serve a critical function in financial markets through their safekeeping activities. At their core, they provide securities and cash accounts for clients and administrative services such as processing payments, client reporting, corporate action processing, fund administration and accounting services, depository receipts services and transfer agency services. Custodians also provide…

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Vodafone: Today’s Connected Employee – What the CIO Needs to Know

Andrew Morawski President and Country Chairman, Vodafone Americas Today’s Connected Employee: What the CIO Needs to Know Enterprise businesses operate in an increasingly complex landscape today. Many factors are changing the enterprise environment and disrupting business – for example, socioeconomics, new regulations and new technologies all play a role in changing how business is conducted.…

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BritishAmerican Business is hiring a Member Relations & Marketing Manager

Position Summary: The Manager works with the membership team to achieve membership recruitment, engagement and retention goals, as well as supporting key fundraising functions of the organization. This position supports the development and implementation of BritishAmerican Business’s (BAB) strategic initiatives designed to enhance member relations, increase and retain membership, and market BAB’s offerings. This position…

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Vivan Hunt DBE receives The Queen’s New Year’s Honours

BritishAmerican Business is delighted to congratulate our Vice Chairman in London, Vivian Hunt DBE (McKinsey & Co.) on her receipt of The Queens New Year’s Honours. Ms. Hunt has been recognized for her contributions to the Economy and Women in Business. (Surrey) Ms Vivian Yvonne Hunt. Managing Partner for UK and Ireland, McKinsey and Company.…

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The DDC Group Reveals International Rebrand

Significant growth over the past decade has meant the brands within The DDC Group have increased in number and variety. Much of 2017 was spent bringing together the images and personalities of each brand to better represent the global presence of The DDC Group. The New Year is the ideal time to launch this new…

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KPMG: Global investment on a more sustainable trajectory

Total global fintech investment experienced a modest drop in Q3’17 following a significant rise in total investment during Q2’17. This decline is more reflective of the cyclical nature of the deal environment and is not expected to be an ongoing trend heading into Q4’17 and 2018. Despite a significant drop in the number of fintech…

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KM&M Welcomes Renowned Immigration Practice Group

KM&M Welcomes Renowned Immigration Practice Group We are pleased to announce that, effective November 1, 2017, an Immigration Practice Group headed by Donald Wolfson, formerly with Wormser, Kiely, Galef & Jacobs LLP, will be joining our firm. We have worked closely with Donald and his colleagues over the years to address the immigration law needs…

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[CORE THOUGHTS] Context IS – KRACK Attack: What you need to know

Context IS KRACK Attack: What you need to know The recently-disclosed Key Reinstallation Attacks (KRACK) are a series of serious weaknesses in the WPA2 protocol that is used to secure the vast majority of modern Wi-Fi networks. The vulnerabilities are within the Wi-Fi standard itself, and not individual products or implementations. As such, all Wi-Fi…

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Paragon appoints Guy Taylor to head Global PR

Paragon Public Relations (“Paragon”), an award-winning full-service communications firm, has appointed Guy Taylor as Global Director of Public Relations. In his new role, Guy will be responsible for client relationship management, PR strategy and execution, and new business development. Taylor previously worked at ICAP (now Nex Group), the world’s leading Interdealer Broker, where for over…

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Laura Devine Immigration Attorneys Expands New York Office – Lynn McCloghry Joins Immigration Powerhouse Team

Laura Devine Attorneys is pleased to announce that Lynn McCloghry has joined the firm as an Associate Solicitor in New York. Lynn specializes in UK immigration. Her clients include large international technology, finance and media companies as well as start-ups and high net worth individuals. She has experience in advising corporate and individual clients on…

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[CORE THOUGHTS] DDC USA: 5 Myths About Outsourcing

DDC Group  5 Myths About Outsourcing That All Business Leaders Should Be Aware Of Outsourcing continues to be one of the most conflicted and emotionally-charged topics among business leaders. While some view it as a strategic opportunity to create greater levels of internal agility and efficiency – others view it as a knee-jerk reaction made…

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Fintech71 announces 10 startups selected for the accelerator’s first year

Ohio’s innovative spirit and Midwestern hospitality are proving to be a great fit for a sophisticated, tech-savvy financial services environment, and that is solidified with Fintech71. Earlier this year, Fintech71, a nonprofit financial services accelerator supported by leading financial and nonfinancial companies, was launched in Ohio. The accelerator is dedicated to advancing financial services innovation…

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Global Investigation Firm Launches New Education App

Mintz Group LLC (“Mintz Group”), a leading global investigative firm, today announces the release of a game called Kleptocrat: How To Hide Dirty Money. This game is a fully realized world of money-laundering professionals, private bank vaults, island shell companies, and anonymized yachts, which puts you in the shoes of a corrupt politician looting public…

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Wetherby-Pembridge : An Education on Globalization

Graham Able Deputy Chairman An Education on Globalization   Globalization is hardly a new term, but it is certainly one that means different things – depending on who you talk to.   For New Yorkers, Londoners and metropolitan residents elsewhere, globalization has come to define a way of life, one in which a rich cultural…

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Sky News: Next phase of Brexit talks ‘likely delayed’ to December

Cabinet ministers involved in the Brexit negotiations are privately indicating that progress to the next phase of talks may now not happen until Christmas. This “sufficient progress” on phase-one negotiations on money, citizens and Ireland had been pencilled in for October, but looks increasingly likely to be delayed until December. It means leaving less than…

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[CORE THOUGHTS] FEI – Can Blockchain Really Change The Financial Suite?

How, when and where senior-level financial executives invest resources in blockchain solutions is becoming a high priority as stakeholders begin to debate the technology’s application against modern accounting and financial reporting. The AICPA held a blockchain symposium with leaders announcing that the technology will “will impact all areas of practice” and new industry organizations like…

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