3 Steps to Building the Workplace Culture You Want

William Arsn

Every business leader influences their employees, but that influence should proceed with intention and a clear understanding of the desired end state of their workplace culture and its relationship to company objectives. A leader moving without a clear, consistent focus can very quickly erode confidence and lead to toxic impacts that can be […]

CME, Nasdaq to Launch Water Futures Contract

William Arsn

Farmers are known to pray for rain. Now they can hedge against unanswered invocations. Exchange operators CME CME 1.60{5667a53774e7bc9e4190cccc01624aae270829869c681dac1da167613dca7d05} Group Inc. and Nasdaq Inc. NDAQ 2.25{5667a53774e7bc9e4190cccc01624aae270829869c681dac1da167613dca7d05} are planning to launch a futures contract later this year that will allow farmers, speculators and others to wager on the price of water. […]

Sterling erases recent losses, jumping 0.6{5667a53774e7bc9e4190cccc01624aae270829869c681dac1da167613dca7d05} versus weaker euro

William Arsn

LONDON (Reuters) – Sterling had a turnaround of fortunes towards the end of the European session on Wednesday, rising as much as 0.6{5667a53774e7bc9e4190cccc01624aae270829869c681dac1da167613dca7d05} against a weaker euro, with investors seeing some room for cautious optimism over the impending Brexit deadline. FILE PHOTO: Pound banknotes are seen in this illustration taken […]

Euro zone economic recovery in danger as services slide

William Arsn

By Jonathan Cable LONDON (Reuters) – Euro zone business growth ground to a halt this month, throwing the economic recovery into question, as fresh restrictions to quell a resurgence in coronavirus infections slammed the services industry into reverse, a survey showed on Wednesday. The renewed downturn in the dominant services […]

Bullwhip Effect Could Boost U.S. Economy

William Arsn

Businesses that ran down their inventories when the Covid-19 crisis struck are now trying to build them back up. That is creating a powerful boost that, while temporary in nature, investors shouldn’t ignore. The sapping of demand that hit during the first half of the year dealt a heavy blow […]