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Avanti Finance appoints CEO; operations to start next year

Avanti Finance, founded by corporate bigwigs like Ratan Tata and Nandan Nilekani, on Thursday announced appointment of Rahul Gupta as its Chief Executive Officer. The company targets to begin full-scale operations in the first half of 2019, with a goal to serve 100 million households in the next...
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Weak Amazon, Alphabet results ignite growth worries

Shares of Amazon.com Inc dropped by the most in four years on Friday after its outlook for holiday season sales missed targets, fanning concerns that Wall Street’s tech darlings are finally starting to face stronger competition. The third-quarter results were the second time running that billionaire Jeff Bezos’...
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North falls further behind in three-speed economy

Ireland’s economy looks set to continue growing, albeit more slowly than the blistering pace of recent years, a leading think tank has said – adding that wage growth looks set to accelerate through 2019, supporting domestic demand. The Nevin Economic Research Institute (Neri) forecasts gross domestic product will...
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Going Digital Requires A Complete Overhaul Of The Business

Digital transformation and digitization are words constantly on just about every executive’s lips these days. But talking about the new technology and its possibilities and threats is one thing, doing something about it quite another. In an effort to bridge the gap between chat and action, many organizations...
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