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Professor Klaus Schwab, Founder of the World Economic Forum, speaks with Badr Jafar

Watch this conversation with Professor Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum, where he shares his hopes for the coming years, and discusses issues around inclusivity, and the most effective ways to elevate diverse voices in…

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Top 15 reads of 2020

The news and insight section of Cambridge Judge Business School's website attracts audiences with eclectic interests ranging from business to healthcare to the arts. In 2020, attention was focused on articles related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Confirming behaviour 13 January…

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Fintech growth during COVID-19

A global study jointly authored by the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance, The World Bank and The World Economic Forum reveals 12 out of 13 fintech sectors have grown during the first half of 2020 compared to the same period…

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New global COVID-19 FinTech study launches

Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance, alongside the World Bank and World Economic Forum, launches survey to assess impact of COVID-19 on FinTech industry globally. The Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance (CCAF) at Cambridge Judge Business School, University of Cambridge, is…

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AI in finance

Artificial Intelligence (AI) will shift from cost reduction to revenue generation in the Financial Services industry, according to a new global study entitled Transforming Paradigms. According to a newly released global AI in financial services survey by the Cambridge Centre…

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Green and circular

"Green chemistry" can help sustainability, Dr Khaled Soufani of Cambridge Judge says in an article about the Circular Economy on the World Economic Forum website. Molecular technology or "green chemistry" will be a key component in reducing overall consumption as…

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The World Economic Forum is more than Davos

Many people associate the World Economic Forum (WEF) with their annual meeting in Davos and are unaware of the other work that the WEF does. Cambridge MBA student Tessema Tesfachew, who worked in the WEF Technology Pioneers Programme, talks about…

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