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In recent years major banking institutions have explored this new currency system. As recently as this year The Bank of England announced their initiative to create their own cryptocurrency. They’ve named it RSCoin. This new digital currency shares many characteristics of...
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We’re halfway through 2016 and there have only been two initial public offerings from tech companies this year. That’s right, two – Twilio, an unprofitable cloud communications platform, and Dell’s cyber-security spin-off, SecureWorks, which opened the market at $13.89 after pricing...

Last week, the world watched keenly as the World Economic Forum took place in Davos, Switzerland. A veritable who’s who of the world as a whole, attendees ranged from giants of industry to government officials to globally renowned entertainers. One common...

Law firms are notoriously averse to change and technology, but who is to blame? Is it lawyers themselves, senior management, or the CIO and Legal IT staff?
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Debt makes the business world go round – from lines of credit to bank loans to bonds, companies can accomplish more today by borrowing against tomorrow. It is, however, a double-edged sword; while generally boasting a lower cost of capital from...

Note: This poll has closed. Go here for the results. As a virtual data room provider, Firmex is always interested in helping companies improve their data security measures and eliminate hacks and data breaches. This is why we're interested in learning...
onshoring offshoring

Before, US firms often outsourced to countries such as India. This trend has now reversed. Onshoring is the new offshoring. Similarly, places such as Hong Kong are looking to the US as a way to lower costs. That is a dramatic...

When Google Express pilots its fresh food same-day delivery service – announced this week – in the San Francisco Bay Area and a mysterious, yet to-be-named U.S. city (our money is on Seattle given it’s a stronghold for rival Amazon) in...

Maybe it was the plan from the start, or maybe we all just stumbled on it as we were careening forward, trading our personal information to social media companies in exchange for shiny new features, but somewhere, somehow, someone realized what...
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Major enterprises are slow to adopt even basic cyber security policies despite risks and warnings, according to IT expert Julie Thorpe.