UBS earns 3,551 million euros until September, 19% more

UBS, the largest Swiss bank, obtained a net attributable profit of 4,044 million Swiss francs (3,551 million euros) in the first nine months of the year, 19% more than in the same period of 2017. UBS operating income grew 3% between January and September, to 22,531 million francs (19,787 million euros). In the third quarter,…

Twitter comes out of losses but suffers a new fall of users

Los ingresos se impulsan un 29% y la red social se dispara en Bolsa.   La purga de cuentas sospechosas en la que está inmersa la red social estadounidense Twitter está penalizando su base de usuarios y añadiendo dudas sobre su potencial de crecimiento.   Los resultados del tercer trimestre reflejan un descenso de nueve millones de seguidores respecto al periodo…

Where Do Business Students Want To Work?

Universum, the global research and consultancy firm, has just released data from a comprehensive survey which reveals where business and engineering students want to work. What did they find?  The poll, of 228,910 students from the 12 countries with the highest GDPs in the world, found listed consumer goods companies, car manufacturers, and banks to be the most desirable places…

Is Your MBA Program Teaching the Right Skills?

A recent Financial Times survey asked readers to weigh in on the skills employers are looking for in today’s workers. Here’s a closer look at the most sought-after qualities along with whether MBA programs are supporting these needs. Sought After Skills According to the survey, employers prize the ability to work as part of a team; the ability…

Treasury Issues Crackdown on State and Local Tax Workarounds

The Treasury Department proposes to rule on Thursday to limit the charitable contributions that Americans are allowed to deduct on their federal taxes. The move would effectively exclude donations that are rewarded with state tax credits. WASHINGTON – The Treasury Department moved on Thursday to block states from circumventing new federal limits on state and…

How to create a good marketing PLAN

The marketing plan section of the business plan explains how you’re going to get your customers to buy your products and / or services. A good marketing plan is needed to establish business objectives that are consistent with the overall objectives of the company. It studies in detail the following aspects: – Definition of the…

Businesses Opportunities for 2018

If your goal in life is to become very wealthy, chances are you will not get there as a small business owner. But you’ll have a chance to generate a healthy income, be your own boss and make all the decisions. You could potentially have a more flexible lifestyle. Building something from the ground up…

Trump offers condolences to the family of John McCain, a senator who challenged him

President Trump offered his “deepest condolences and respect” to Senator John McCain’s family on Saturday night, putting aside the enmity between the two men that lasted until the last days of the senator. The president shared his condolences in a brief tweet, shortly after it was announced that Mr. McCain, who had been battling brain…

Trump’s war on the justice system threatens to erode confidence in the law

WASHINGTON – It’s an unimaginable scenario: at some point, in a US court, a criminal defense attorney can argue that the prosecution of a member of a MS-13 gang is a politically motivated “witch hunt” built around a witness who He has “turned over” and taken what the lawyer calls a negotiation of dubious legality….