Stocks vs Real Estate: Why I prefer 1 asset class

Stocks vs Real Estate: Why I prefer 1 asset class

In the years following the 2008 financial crisis, both stocks and real estate benefited greatly from expansionary monetary policy and low interest rates from central banks. Therefore, both asset classes delivered good performance overall. But there are big differences. For example, real estate prices have skyrocketed, especially in metropolitan areas. By contrast, little has happened … Read more

Komsa from Hartmannsdorf: This is what the Saxon mobile phone wholesaler hopes for when working from home

Komsa from Hartmannsdorf: This is what the Saxon mobile phone wholesaler hopes for when working from home

The Saxon mobile phone wholesaler Komsa is hoping for this in the home office With mail order and a repair shop, Komsa has become one of the biggest Saxon companies. Boss Jean-Pascal Urbon has an idea how the consequences of Corona can keep the company growing. Nonstop: On some days, more than 30,000 packages with … Read more

Despite the war, no wave of bankruptcies: German companies are strong

Despite the war, no wave of bankruptcies: German companies are strong

Updated 06/28/2022 at 12:11 pm Despite the challenges posed by the war in Ukraine, German companies have so far proven strong. The number of company bankruptcies also fell in the first half of the year. But now experts fear a reversal of the trend. You can find more business topics here The war in Ukraine … Read more

Ford successor sought in Saarlouis – interest from Chinese companies

July 3, 2022 at 7:33 am Meeting of automotive businessmen : Looking for a successor to Ford – how big is the interest of Chinese car manufacturers in the Saarland What will happen to the Ford factory in Saarlouis and the workers? Saarland is looking for answers. Photo: Ruppenthal Neunkirchen At the meeting of Saarland … Read more

Supply chains: human rights violated

Home Business Was created: 07/03/2022UPDATED: 07/03/2022, 07:50 am Of: Tobias Schwab Division Workers at a tannery in Bangladesh process raw leather. © dpa European footwear retailers still take too little responsibility for human rights risks in their supply chains, a study shows. When the wall of a clarifier collapsed in Ranipet, India in 2015, ten … Read more

Hagen United fight for ‘Emma’: Despite good integration, to leave Germany

Jana Bostelmann (left) and Kevin Reichmann (right) are committed to Emmanuel Afriyie (middle). (Photo: Jan Eckhoff) “Emma is the backbone of our club,” explains Kevin Reichman, first team coach at the Hagen United soccer team. By Emma she means Emmanuel Afriyie, who is sitting with us and Jana Bostelmann, also United’s manager, on a beautiful … Read more

How the Wirecard scandal unfolded: Between oligarchs, investors and spies – Economy

The greatest events often have secular beginnings. In the summer of 2014, Dan McCrum, an aspiring journalist at the Financial Times (FT), met Australian hedge fund manager John Hempton. He asked, “Are you interested in any German gangsters?” McCrum had said. Now he has written about what happened next in his book ‘House of Wirecard’. … Read more

Blackout risk: Federal government advises companies to buy emergency power generators – politics – news

Above all, operators of critical infrastructure should be equipped with emergency generators – these should have a bridging time of at least 72 hours. − Icon: Seemüller The federal government is recommending that companies stock up on emergency power generators because of the natural gas crisis – in preparation for a possible “gas and electricity … Read more