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No beating about the bush.
The financial services business is invested with snake oil salesmen, argues this new book
For many people, investing is a complicated and unnerving task. The financial numbers are too confusing and product offerings even more so. Ultimately, they find themselves at the doorstep of a broker or financial advisor, or even turning to the financial press, self-help books or financial...
A flowery account of the colourful life of a self-styled prince—who went on to become India’s most famous painter
This tale belongs to a time when poetry would rhyme and art used to faithfully depict the subject being portrayed. Ravi Varma was born in 1848 in Travancore.
He went on to teach himself the European style of painting and eventually became a celebrity painter, establishing...
China’s role in the credit crisis and the new world order
Was China responsible for the credit crisis? The author argues that although it didn’t directly cause the crisis, China played a vital role in creating low interest rates that encouraged over-borrowing and, ultimately, led to the crisis. This crisis also marks the emergence of a new world order where the shift in balance of financial...