United Nations Food Systems Summit Public Finance Forum

The food system is a key solution to tackling the most critical and urgent challenges of our time. Food systems can and should be central to supporting healthy people, a healthy planet and healthy economies. Sustainable systems can underpin a strong economic recovery (including job creation and exiting the debt …

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Polar Capital Rides the Waves of Fund Flows

Net receipts and acquisitions boost outstandings Mandates still dominated by technology funds Free the numbers from context, and the 12-month period to March 31, 2021 has been quite flattering for financial markets. It started with the MSCI All-World Index in a low at $ 426 (£ 309) and ended with …

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Upstart Nikola needs capital markets to keep worries at bay

One of the most controversial electric vehicle start-ups on the market is Nicolas (NASDAQ:NKLA). Source: Stéphanie L Sanchez / Shutterstock.com NKLA went public through a reverse merger in June 2020, with a SPAC called VectorIQ Holdings. Red flags appeared almost immediately, ranging from a suspicious test deployment in 2020 to …

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