As technology continues to disrupt the business world, more and more companies are reinventing themselves to stay ahead of the trend. This often involves delving into the world of mergers & acquisitions.
To help gauge the price companies are willing to pay to attract the new generation of tech savvy customers, we've compared the price of over 70 different M&A's against the GDP of small countries.READ MORE
Here at FXTM we are proud sponsors of Lewis Pugh and his biggest challenge to date, ‘The Long Swim.’ During the event, Lewis swam for 49 days across a 560km distance from Land’s End to Dover.
The endurance swimmer pushed his body to the limit, taking half a million strokes through challenging conditions, dodging countless jelly fish and sleeping an average of 3-4 hours’ a night.
To see just how challenging the event was, we have visualised how many calories he would have burned during his swim in this fun interactive.READ MORE
2017 was the year of big brand bust-ups. Do you remember all these brand mistakes shaking the stock market?READ MORE
We have investigated some of the biggest challenges that leading corporations such as FedEx, Netflix and Virgin have faced during their development, and the difficult decisions their founders made to overcome them. Would you have made the same call?READ MORE
Trump and Brexit have sent their respective nations, and the world, into widespread uncertainty of what the future holds, and this infographic details the initial and reactive short-term impact, as well as delving into what is expected in the long-term.READ MORE
At the tail end of 2016, we were incredibly proud to see Valery Rozov break yet another BASE jumping world record, jumping from the highest exit point of Cho Oyu in China, at over 25,000 feet. We share similar dedication and focus in what we do at FXTM, and gladly sponsored the extreme sporting legend throughout his #FXTMbasejump journey.READ MORE
There are more than just language barriers to overcome when conducting business or dealing with colleagues or suppliers internationally however, and business etiquette is of the utmost importance. We’ve detailed exactly what you need to know around the world in our infographic below – from presenting your pristine business cards with two hands in China and Japan, and passing documents with your right hand in the United Arab Emirates.READ MORE
Many of us rely on a coffee to get us going in the morning. There’s certainly a demand for it, and millions of people seem more than happy to pay for the convenience, but buying a coffee from your local coffee shop every morning can seriously add up. This infographic shows how much are we spending on luxury items and services every year, and how much could we potentially save if we didn’t.READ MORE