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How to register a business in Hong Kong

Do you want to expand or start a business abroad? Hong Kong has for many years stood out as an attractive destination because of its business environment. It is an international financial hub with over 30 banks having their branches in Hong Kong. As a special administrative region, the operations are independent of mainland China. […]
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How to register a company in HK in four easy steps?

Many are the times when people ask; what is the best place to run a business offshore? In the west registering a business and operating it is an uphill task. Even when you manage to register the company, your operations are greatly curtailed by restrictive regimes, punitive tax systems, and unstable banking system. Top investors, […]
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Tips for Successfully Running a Growing Business

Early in an entrepreneurial venture the owner and founder will likely wear all the hats and handle multiple responsibilities. It’s a pretty heady time and you can feel like you are hurtling through space at high speed. As your business expands, though, there are lots of areas that will need special attention to ensure that […]
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Cloud-Based Software: Is It Really All It’s Hyped Up to Be?

Whenever you hear people talk about the cloud, it is as if everybody is obsessed with those fluffy white objects in the sky. But if you are at all updated with what the cloud actually is, then you would know that it actually refers to a type of computing that allows you to access your […]
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From Novice to Pro: Stern Options Simplifies Binary Options Trading for Newbies

The buzz surrounding binary options trading is catching up in the developed world especially among the millennials, but this growth is being accompanied by confusion among the new traders on how get it right from the onset. The thought of just making a yes or no decision and then waiting for returns if your decision […]
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Innovative Ways To Generate Funds For Your Startup Business

Raising money for your startup is not such an easy task, especially if you’re a first time entrepreneur. There are a few tips that you could keep in mind when venturing out for funds, such as the following. Seek a loan Borrowing the money from a bank is often a little difficult, if you have […]
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Entering Into The World Of Forex Trading

If you want to invest your money online, consider forex – one of the fastest growing and most exciting fields in the investment industry today. Finding a forex broker is easy, too; all you have to do is find online broker reviews and forex brokers reviews that show you what various brokers have to offer […]
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The Good, Bad and Ugly of the Mortgage Sector – Don’t Let Recent History Repeat

At the moment there is a cry for new talent in the mortgage sector of the finance industry because there is some concern that at its rapid state of growth we will see another crisis akin to the sub-prime lending crisis that led up to the market crash of 2008. Those working in the lending […]
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5 Alternative Ways To Fund Your Small Business

Probably the most important factor when it comes to running a small business is ensuring that you have the necessary funding and cash flow needed to stay afloat. Small business lending by large banks has declined substantially since the credit crunch in 2007 and the 2008 financial crisis, which made it difficult for many small […]
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Could Glass Steagall Act be Reinstated Soon?

Tightening of financial regulations in the US is at the center stage of this year’s US presidential elections campaign. Both the democrats and the republicans seem to be reading from the same script on some of the proposed policy changes that are meant to strengthen the US financial sector, reduce its risk exposure and build […]
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Why Franchisors Won’t Tell You How Much Franchisees Make

 How much do franchisees make? That’s news that’s seldom disclosed. It’s easy to find out how much it costs to get into a franchise. It’s almost impossible to get much information about potential ROI. This makes it difficult to decide if you should or should not start a franchise business. When it comes to cost, franchisors spell […]
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The 8 Biggest Revenue Hospitals in the Country

Because we don’t have a free government led healthcare service in this country, our hospitals run more like businesses, and thus some make more money than others. How much money a hospital makes can be down to number of patients, services, quality of specializations, and quality of the doctors; doctors with advanced PHDs, MDs and […]
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Understanding Car Insurance in Georgia

While every state has their own car insurance laws that are pretty standard, there are also many auto insurance policies that differ between states. Things like geography, demographics and even the number of drivers out on the road can affect your car insurance rates. Pay attention to some of the following reasons outlining why obtaining […]
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The 5 Key Areas Where FinTech Is Taking Away Business From Traditional Banks

Probably the hottest topic in the financial sector today is ‘fintech’ and how it’s disrupting the traditional financial industry. Fintech is short for financial technology and refers to new innovative technologies that are changing the way financial services are provided to consumers and businesses. These new financial services come primarily from young tech start-ups and […]
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Companies Using Cheap Security Will Pay in the Long Run

There are few things more damaging to a business’ bottom line than a data security breach. Companies that get hacked can expect to pay big time from not only the damage itself, but also reduced future revenue from the harm to its reputation. These costs will only continue to rise as regulators are playing a […]
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The Ins and Outs of Co-Signing a Guarantor Loan

If you are a parent or a close friend or relative of someone who needs a co-signer for a loan, should you agree to it? What are the advantages and disadvantages of being a co-signer, or guarantor, of a loan? More often than not, this arrangement ends up being an acceptable one because the borrower […]
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How to Discover The Best Forex Trading Platform Online

Selecting the forex trading platform online for successful day trading forex live can be tedious sometimes. You need to consider a lot of criteria to be able to choose the best possible one. Normally, the forex trading platforms give you the access to view rates and of currencies. It also allows you to easily buy […]
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Coca-Cola (KO) Downgraded to “Hold” at Vetr Inc.

Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO) was downgraded by research analysts at Vetr from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Tuesday. They currently have a $47.12 target price on the stock. Vetr‘s target price points to a potential upside of 7.21% from the stock’s current price. In other news, EVP J Alexander Douglas, […]
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Disadvantages of Using Credit Cards to Finance Business

A business needs fund. When you are just starting to establish your own business, it means you don’t have business credit yet but a personal fund of your own. It’s hard to get a bank loan and investor funding when you’re just starting up. But when you have this hot idea on what business to […]
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Canada’s pay day loan regulator

The Canadian government has been very sensible in its regulation of the pay day loan industry. Now other countries, like the UK, are holding Canada out as a shining example of how to get it right when it comes to regulating this industry. One of Canada’s main controls is that it has an active trade […]
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How your business profits can help other people

When it comes to owning a business, it’s not all about making the most profit possible. It isn’t just about increasing the bottom line, hiring more employees, or making more money. Ultimately businesses have the reach, power, and influence to make a real difference in life for millions of people and have been responsible for […]
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Top Financial Planning Tips for 2012

There are creative ways to get yourself together financially. Many people that are in debt need planning help. It isn’t always easy, but there are some wonderful ways to easily take better control of your future with financial planning tips for 2012. Money Management Apps One of the best things that people can do is […]
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Understanding Buy to Let Mortgages

For many middle class families and individuals, there is an untapped financial opportunity waiting to be utilized. More and more, banks and financiers are willing to set up loans specifically for this unique investment method. While there is not as much “strike it rich quick” upside, there is generally a steady, strong investment potential that […]
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Spread Betting Strategies

Financial spread betting is spread betting on financial markets, which could be shares or indices. Spread betting is the placing of a wager on the degree of something, movement in a financial market in this case or even conceivably the number of sips of water taken by chancellor, George Osborne, during his budget speech. The […]
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Switching Current Accounts

Understanding your finances even at a simple level is something that is already difficult enough for most people. When it comes to current accounts things can start to get a whole lot more confusing. What you don’t know is that the current account that you might have may not be offering you the best rate […]
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