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Why Crypto Matters: The Merits Of Digital Assets In A Portfolio Context
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Why Crypto Matters: The Merits Of Digital Assets In A Portfolio Context


Global crypto markets are facing their moment of truth these days as the broad-based slump in digital assets has intensified yet again in recent weeks. At its peak in mid-November last year, the asset class carried a total market value of nearly $3 trillion, accounting for more than 1% of global financial assets, and has since given back more than two thirds of it (as of mid-June 2022). Should…

CFM In Monaco Named Best Bank

CFM In Monaco Named Best Bank


For the sixth consecutive year, Global Finance magazine has named CFM Indosuez Wealth Management “Best Bank in Monaco.”   Global Finance’s experts analyze the performance of banks in 150 countries based on objective criteria, including asset growth, profitability, geographic reach, strategic relationships, new business development and product innovation. In a competitive and…

The New Normal: Painting the big picture for investors in 2022. Is inflation here to stay? What will drive growth? How will economic policy respond

The New Normal: Painting the big picture for investors in 2022. Is inflation here to stay? What will drive growth? How will economic policy respond


“With the impact of the Covid pandemic continuing to reverb-erate, investors will find out what ‘normal’ looks like,” says UBS CIO Mark Haefele, who heads the flagship publication Year Ahead. For 2022, “Year of Discovery” looks at what lies ahead and how investors should prepare. In 2021, prices rose more than in any other year…

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CMB Named Best Private Bank In Monaco, Pictet Wins Award For Switzerland

CMB Named Best Private Bank In Monaco, Pictet Wins Award For Switzerland

For the third year running, Compagnie Monégasque de Banque (CMB) has been named Best Private Bank in Monaco by World Finance magazine. “I am truly honored that CMB has been nominated this year again Best Private Bank in…


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Barclays Profits Plunge 38% As It Warns Of $2.6 Billion Pandemic Hit

Barclays Profits Plunge 38% As It Warns Of $2.6 Billion Pandemic Hit

 Barclays is the latest major bank to report a significant drop in first quarter earnings because of coronavirus, as it sets aside $2.6 billion to cover anticipated bad loans. KEY FACTS - First quarter profits for Barclays fell 38% in…


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CMB Launches Fund-Raising Campaign In Favour Of Princess Grace Hospital Center

The Compagnie Monégasque de Banque has taken the initiative, in agreement with the Princess Grace Hospital Centre, to start collecting donations, helping the Monegasque community to participate in the drive for national solidarity. …


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No EU Coronabond Bailout, Barclays £100M Covid-19 Aid Package

The Bank of France reported Wednesday morning that the country’s economy has shrunk 6 percent in the first quarter of 2020, its worst performance since 1945, due the coronavirus lockdown. French economy minister Bruno Le Maire met on…


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Watchdog Report Links French Banks To Deforestation

A Global Witness report has shined light on some of France’s biggest lenders bankrolling businesses linked to deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon, as well as in the Congo Basin and Papua New Guinea. This despite France’s landmark…


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Monaco Takes Money Laundering To Task

Set up in Monaco in 2009, the Service d'Information et de Contrôle sur les Circuits Financiers (SICCFIN) is a central national authority specialized in combating money laundering, terrorist financing and corruption. Director Michel…


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Mathieu Ferragut and Jean-Christophe Maillot

Annual Report

A year ago Mathieu Ferragut stepped in as CEO at the only Monaco-based bank with local shareholders. Founded in 1922, CFM Indosuez has become the only Monaco-based bank with local shareholders. While Credit Agricoleowns 70% through its…


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Jean-Christophe Gerard Confirmed As CEO Of Barclays Monaco 

Jean-Christophe Gerard Confirmed As CEO Of Barclays Monaco 

“We are one of the top private banks in the region and the leading investment solutions provider for (U)HNW clients in Monaco,” says Jean-Christophe Gerard, who after stepping in as interim Head of Barclays Private Bank EMEA in…


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Food For Thought From UBS

Report On A Global Food Revolution Being Driven By The People And Its Opportunities For Impact Investing. BY 2050, TWO BILLION extra people are expected (1.05 billion in Africa alone) and with a 60% increase in global food demand. What…


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Agnes Falco UBS Monaco

Local CEO Banks On Family And Health

Agnés Falco may have a career in banking and finance spanning 20 years but for this CEO at UBS Monaco, the bottom line comes down to quality of life, for her team and her clients. “When people come…


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What to expect from 2019

What to expect from 2019

Markets have stabilized and opportunities exist but could volatility become a recurring theme? Investors had a rough ride in the fourth quarter of 2018, with a 17% peakto- trough decline in global equities followed by a 7% rebound into theNew…


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Getting Back In Shape

Getting Back In Shape

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CAE deputy chairman Philippe Martin.

Study Suggests Covid Crisis Has Generated An Increase In Wealth Inequality In France

Crisis, What Crisis?

Crisis, What Crisis?