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EY: Female executives say participating in sport helps accelerate leadership and career potential
Leading professional services firm EY reveal research claiming that participation in sport can provide a career boost.
Mazars: 51 Signatures, 1 Agreement
On Wednesday 29 October, the Finance Ministers from 51 countries and jurisdiction signed a Multilateral Competent Authority Agreement on the implementation of the Global Standard for the automatic exchange of financial account information in Berlin. The signature of this Agreement is an important joint effort by many in creating a fairer, more appropriate tax environment worldwide. Mazars report on the Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes in Berlin.
BCG: The world’s 50 most innovative companies
The Boston Consulting Group has assembled their 50 most innovative companies. For the ninth consecutive year Apple has taken the title of the most innovative company. Check out BCG’s own article on innovation in 2014 here.
AXA is ranked the #1 Global Insurance Brand by Interbrand
For the sixth year in a row, AXA has maintained its position as a leading global insurance brand, placing it among the world’s 100 Best Global Brands, alongside Google, Apple, Coca-Cola, and Louis Vuitton.