Category: J

May 1, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

  Jeans What are the perfect jeans, if you could only own 1 pair?  Timeless, soft & comfy for travel, smart enough for the office, & chic to wear to dinner.  2016 global jeans sales >$40bn (£31bn).  Premium denim is now 1 of the fastest growing segments in apparel.  When he made his blue jeans…

September 10, 2018 admin123@ No comments exist

Jobs theft Did the digital spreadsheet steal jobs?  Yes & No.  The 1978 invention replaced 2-page spreads in paper ledgers overnight & re-defined accountancy.  400,000 US bookkeeper/ accounts clerk jobs – calculate, fill-in, check, correct – ended.  But as accounting became cheaper, more demand & 600,000 jobs for other types of accountant appeared.  No need…

November 3, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Junk rating Financial crisis couldn’t have occurred without the rating agencies.  89% of Moody’s 2007 investment-grade securities later classed as junk.  Yet S&P, Moody’s and Fitch still control 96% of global market, and make debt-issuer pay for their ratings. Guessed the Word?       Series 11 (1/4)        [photo: Alexas_Fotos]