Tag: banks

November 26, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

White elephant When it arose, Canary Wharf was called a white elephant. But in 2012, it overtook the City of London as an employer of bankers & 120,000 people now work there.  New challenge: how to remain king of the jungle & adapt its fortress-like towers to the open, flexible workspace now in vogue? Guessed…

March 22, 2017 admin123@ No comments exist

Ig Nobel  Prize for achievements that  make people laugh, then think.  2009 Economics Ig won by 4 Icelandic banks, for showing how tiny banks can rapidly become huge banks, & vice versa – & similar for an entire national economy What’s the Word?   Series 2 (8/10)  [photo: Alexas_Fotos]