Curated reads for January 25, 2020
As a follow-up to the article last week titled ‘The Art of [Not] Selling’, let's delve into its practical aspects and understand the ‘SOYA’ investing style from the world’s best investors Read more
LESSONS FROM HISTORY
The Rothschilds family is heralded as the pioneer of European banking. Over the centuries, their interests have expanded into mining, energy, real estate and wine making among others. They are also particularly well known for the charitable activities, especially in the field of arts and education. Let’s take a look at the family’s history. Read more
DID YOU KNOW?
DYK:The dollar originated 500 years ago in January 1520. Welcome to Jáchymov: a sleepy 2,700-person town near the Czech-German border that’s both the home of the dollar and the home of no dollars. Its history spans mining the first ever currency, spas and nuclear energy Read more
DYK: The global cement industry, nearly 2,200 plants in total, produces approximately 5 percent of all global CO2 emissions. And while machine learning and artificial intelligence are discussed with both fear and awe in the media, its potential for efficiency enhancement is undeniable. Let’s take a brief look at its use in the cement industry. Read more