The rise of the Super Angel

By Maureen Aylward Angel investments are one way that entrepreneurs get funding, especially now that credit and bank loans are hard to come by. We asked Zintro experts to comment… Read More

Private equity: driving growth and competitiveness

By Maureen Aylward We are focusing this week on business financing and the economy. We asked our Zintro experts how private equity investments are driving or influencing competitiveness in the… Read More

Experts comment on recent US downgrade in credit markets: Part 3

  By Maureen Aylward We asked our Zintro experts to comment on the recent S&P downgrade and its impact on the global markets. Clearly the markets are still reeling and shaking…. Read More

Experts comment on recent US downgrade in credit markets: Part 2

By Maureen Aylward We asked our Zintro experts to comment on the recent S&P downgrade and its impact on the debt markets and other global markets. Clearly the markets are… Read More

Experts comment on recent US downgrade: Part 1

By Maureen Aylward We asked our Zintro experts to comment on the recent S&P downgrade and its impact on the global markets. Clearly the markets are still reeling and shaking…. Read More

What are Venture Capitalists interested in right now?

By Maureen Aylward Even though the economy is taking a beating yet again, money is still flowing through venture capital firms to businesses. We asked our venture capital experts on… Read More

Debt markets in emerging economies

By Maureen Aylward The debt crises in the US and Europe has created uncertainty in global debt markets. Are emerging countries a better choice? We asked our Zintro experts to… Read More

Is the banking sector headed for more layoffs?

By Maureen Aylward HSBC announced that it is cutting 30,000 workers, representing 10 percent if its workforce. We asked our Zintro experts if cutting jobs is a trend for banks…. Read More

Microfinance: Why is it in the hot seat?

By Maureen Aylward It seems like microfinance has been in the hot seat recently. We asked Zintro experts to explain the key factors behind the questioning. Sophia Velissaratou, a risk… Read More

Retailers and banks are squaring off around debit card interchange fees

By Maureen Aylward US retailers are taking a stand against interchange fees that big banks collect when debit cards are used for purchases. What is at the heart of this… Read More