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The Learning and Knowledge Zone in Banking, Investment, Finance & Wealth Management

Hosted by Irshad JACKARIA 
(BCom (Hons), Dip INV, MSc, MCIPS, CFA)

It’s selective, yet reflective

FINANCIAL RESOLUTIONS FOR YOU !

Irshad JACKARIA

Did you know that 72% of resolutions taken on the first day of the year are not followed through? This is a reality that, most of us, and not to say all of us, will associate ourselves with. This gets us to think that, for majority of us, either, this period is not meant to take resolutions, or, we do it just for the sake of doing it, as it is the social norm for many. Resolutions should be an integral part of our lives, as time ... 

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GREEK SALAD WITHOUT OLIVE - LESSONS FOR US AS MAURITIANS

Irshad JACKARIA

One year after the global financial crisis of September 2008, the Greek government announced that it had been understating its national deficit for several years. At that point in time, the tap of financing serving the Greeks were brutally shut, and the end of 2010, the country was at the doorstep of bankruptcy. Crying for help, Greece got 2 bailouts amounting to more than €240 billion from the International Monetary Fund, the European Commission and the European Central Bank. That came with a list of austerity measures that set the social landscape on fire. Today, in August 2015, the Greek have ...

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