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Eight essential elements of cybersecurity

Posted on 15.04.2024

On 19 February, the Financial Times reported1 that North Korean cyber criminals were turning to artificial intelligence (AI) to steal funds and cutting-edge technologies from victims around the world. The report stated how hackers targeted global defence, cyber security, and crypto companies by tricking people on popular platforms like LinkedIn.

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How AI is fuelling an iPhone moment for automobiles

Posted on 11.04.2024

Before the iPhone was invented, the function of a mobile phone was limited to making and receiving calls, sending text messages, setting an alarm, and playing snake. The iPhone was not just a cool new gadget, it created an entire new ecosystem of applications for both existing and new businesses. With a few taps on the screen almost anything you desire can show up on your doorstep.

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What's Hot: Supply shortages to fuel Cocoa’s sweet surge in 2024

Posted on 08.04.2024

Cocoa’s meteoric price rise +132% has trumped both Nvidia (+90%) and Bitcoin’s (+65%) price performance in Q1 20241. The cocoa market has been struggling with poor crops in major producing regions in West Africa. Two west African countries, Côte d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast) and Ghana represent about 60% of the world’s cocoa production.

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Energy transition metals and metals producers step into the spotlight

Posted on 03.04.2024

2023 was tough for dedicated renewables funds and the raw materials markets that support them. The general economic malaise brought on by a combination of inflation and high interest rates in Western economies and fears around China’s prospects weighed heavily. In actual fact, the global economy didn’t have that bad a year in 2023; the recession was avoided, and 2.3% growth was registered.

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What’s Hot: Will Silver Take the Gold Medal Again?

Posted on 28.03.2024

Silver often finds itself in a race with gold. It’s a contest that tends to attract bets from investors. In recent weeks, the competition appears to be creating just the dynamic that brings people to the edge of their seats. As of 27 March, silver is up 7.9% month-to-date, outpacing gold, which has gained 7.0%. Notably, silver has picked up pace relatively recently as it still trails gold in terms of year-to-date performance (gold up 6.1% while silver is up 2.9%).

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Exploring the risks and opportunities of staking Crypto ETPs

Posted on 28.03.2024

In the rapidly evolving landscape of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology, one concept gaining increasing attention is staking in exchange-traded products (ETPs). Staking offers participants the opportunity to earn a yield on their investment in cryptocurrency by actively engaging with different blockchains.

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Why the energy transition is poised for a renaissance in 2024

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Posted on 27.03.2024

In 2023, the clean energy industry witnessed one of the toughest years in its short history. Supply chain issues, the energy crisis prompted by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the ensuing ramp of interest rates and inflation hit all entities across the natural resources value chain.

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How generative AI is redrawing cybersecurity battle lines

Posted on 25.03.2024

In 2024, the people in 55 countries – who represent 42% of the global population – will vote to elect their leaders, including high-profile elections for the US Presidency and the European Union Parliament. In addition to attracting billions to cast their ballot, these events are likely to lure malicious actors.

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