“Big Business” N°95: Fear over Germany

Bertille Bayart Le Figaro EXCLUSIVE LETTER SUBSCRIBERS – The prospect of a Russian gas supply disruption is finally causing a stir in Europe. Dear subscribers, The energy crisis in Europe has taken a new step. In recent days, the possibility of a cut in the supply of Russian gas to the European Union has become … Read more

“Big business” n°94: Russia, financial pariah

View of the Kremlin (Moscow) Maxim Shemetov / REUTERS EXCLUSIVE LETTER SUBSCRIBERS – The Kremlin is officially in default. Bankruptcy threatens other countries. Dear subscribers, I announced it to you a little too quickly (“Big business” n°86) but this time, we are there: Russia is in default of payment. For the first time since 1918 … Read more

“Big Business” No. 93: Split-mania

EXCLUSIVE LETTER SUBSCRIBERS – Atos, Renault, and maybe tomorrow EDF… the split is fashionable among impoverished companies. Dear subscribers, Should the old world be pushed overboard? No, don’t worry, I’m not talking about politics (it’s way too complicated these days!). I want to talk about companies confronted with the phenomena of transition – digital and … Read more

The end of the Covid bubble

EXCLUSIVE LETTER SUBSCRIBERS – Cryptos, SPACs, split credit, Robinhood… the biggest buzz of 2020 and 2021 are in turmoil. Dear subscribers, Despite Bruno Le Maire’s denials, the persistence of a form of “whatever it takes”, through general and untargeted measures to support purchasing power, gives the impression of a certain continuity between the time of … Read more

Tesla wants to divide its share by three to attract employees and small shareholders

Other stock market giants, such as Amazon, whose stock has exploded recently, have carried out similar operations. The electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla will split its share on Wall Street by three to make the title more accessible to its employees and small shareholders, thus imitating several big names in tech. The company led by Elon … Read more

shortage of baby milk in the USA, or sovereignty upside down

EXCLUSIVE LETTER SUBSCRIBERS – Dependent on their national production, the United States is faced with an improbable shortage. Dear subscribers, It’s a crazy story, so emblematic of this new reality of the post-Covid Western economy: that of shortages. The United States, the world’s leading economic power, lacks powdered milk for infants (“baby formula” in English). … Read more

Faced with rapid changes in context, Rocket Thinking creates business solutions that combine Data and Purpose of brands

Rocket Thinking: to build continuous growth Major societal changes are accelerating year by year. Combine that with the rapid advances in consumer-serving technology, and you have a tough situation to deal with for brands who find they too often lose connection with their consumers. This new context calls into question the way in which companies … Read more

a broker and manager who is reinventing personal insurance

The subjects inherent to insurance and health weigh heavily in business. Due to a lack of time, but also given the technicality of these subjects, managers and HR departments increasingly need trusted third parties to manage them. For 50 years, the COLONNA group has delivered its know-how in social protection while injecting new energy into … Read more

Societe Generale, the strange exit of Frédéric Oudéa

EXCLUSIVE LETTER SUBSCRIBERS – Announced a year before the deadline, the departure of the bank’s general manager creates uncertainty and uncertainty about the succession process led by the board of directors. Dear subscribers, Surprise at the Porte de Versailles last Tuesday, around 5:30 p.m., right after the closing of the Stock Exchange, when Frédéric Oudéa, … Read more

Saudi Aramco overtakes Apple as top market cap

The titles of the Saudi giant have been boosted by the recent surge in crude oil prices. The oil group Saudi Aramco dethroned Apple from the rank of the world’s largest market capitalization on Wednesday May 11, as the shares of the Saudi giant were boosted by the recent surge in crude oil prices. Read … Read more