Pioneering the topics of the future
We want to be part of the solution for the pressing issues of the future. In a dialogue with experts we discuss current challenges – and present pioneering projects and initiatives.
The hidden impact
The trend has gained considerable momentum recently: last year saw the largest ever number of digital payments. The volume of cash that changed hands declined by one third instead. What’s coming next?Explore the dossier Explore the dossier
The power of blue
Water is essential for life and indispensable for our economies. This is the cue for banks to add more of the essential blue to their green mix. What needs to be done?Explore the dossier Explore the dossier
The coronavirus pandemic has hit the economy hard. At the same time, it is opening new doors for entrepreneurs. What key factors are now important for them?Explore the dossier Explore the dossier
The coronavirus pandemic is more than a health crisis. It also shapes the discussion about sustainability. Is there an opportunity in this? Which responsibilities companies and banks now have to face.Explore the dossier Explore the dossier
After the financial crisis of 2008, fintechs experienced a boom and challenged traditional financial institutions in their established business areas. Is that still the case today?Explore the dossier Explore the dossier
Responsible Growth | Story
The dilapidated water supply in Ghana’s Volta Delta is thwarting the economy of the region. How a major, multi-million dollar water infrastructure development project will help businesses grow.Water for 400.000 people Water for 400.000 people
Digital Disruption | Opinion
Crypto-currencies are too important to ignore. Deutsche Bank Analyst Marion Laboure tells us how digital currencies will shape the future of payments.Bitcoin = digital gold? Bitcoin = digital gold?
Entrepreneurial Success | Opinion
Scarce liquidity, collapsed supply chains, austerity measures... nevertheless, economist Dietmar Grichnik is sure that times of crisis are times of entrepreneurshipIs there an opportunity in it? Is there an opportunity in it?