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CUHK Business School Research Reveals How Labour Power Shapes Corporate Payout Policy

CUHK Business School Research Reveals How Labour Power Shapes Corporate Payout Policy

HONG KONG, CHINA, Sept. 9 (Korea Bizwire) – Research shows work forces trying to limit dividends are most successful in nations with broader collective bargaining and effective labour law enforcement. Existing research shows that corporate payout policies are greatly influenced by the legal protection of shareholders and creditors. Yet in the past, less attention has [...]

Australia’s Data Center Floor Space Grows by More than 11 pct Every Year and the Market is Expected to Keep Rising Until 2024

Australia’s Data Center Floor Space Grows by More than 11 pct Every Year and the Market is Expected to Keep Rising Until 2024

SYDNEY, Australia, Aug. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — BuddeComm has released a series of country reports on data centers and analysts found that Australia has progressed to now be one of the four major sub-markets for data centers in Asia alongside Singapore, Hong Kong and Japan. Key developments include: Emergence of Melbourne as a second key [...]

New Virtusa Study Finds Digital Customer Experience, Innovation, and Cost Reduction are Top Priorities for Banks

New Virtusa Study Finds Digital Customer Experience, Innovation, and Cost Reduction are Top Priorities for Banks

SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass., Aug. 19 (Korea Bizwire) – Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ GS:VRTU), a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT outsourcing services that accelerates business outcomes for its clients, today announced the findings from The Top Global Banking Technology Trends, a July 2019 research paper commissioned by Virtusa and conducted by Finextra. The paper highlights the [...]

Cloud Container Vulnerabilities Soar, According to Report

Cloud Container Vulnerabilities Soar, According to Report

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jul. 24 (Korea Bizwire) – Skybox® Security, a global leader in cybersecurity management, today announced the release of the mid-year update to its 2019 Vulnerability and Threat Trends Report, analyzing the vulnerabilities, exploits and threats in play over the first half of 2019. The report, compiled by the team of security analysts at the Skybox® [...]

South Korean Imports Show Moderate Strength as Overall Trade Continues to Contract

South Korean Imports Show Moderate Strength as Overall Trade Continues to Contract

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA, Jul. 9 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea’s trade outlook retains some cause for optimism despite continued deceleration both air and ocean trade, according to latest data from the DHL Global Trade Barometer. The DHL Global Trade Barometer, an early indicator of global trade developments calculated using Artificial Intelligence and Big Data, suggests [...]

Radware Survey: Cybersecurity is No Longer a Cost Factor for $1B Organizations; Rather It’s a Business Driver

Radware Survey: Cybersecurity is No Longer a Cost Factor for $1B Organizations; Rather It’s a Business Driver

MAHWAH, N.J., Jun. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Radware® (NASDAQ: RDWR), a leading provider of cyber security and application delivery solutions, today released the findings of its 2019 C-Suite Perspectives: From Defense to Offense, Executives Turn Information Security Into a Competitive Advantage report, in which Radware found that cybersecurity is now recognized as a key business [...]

Consumer Demand for Personalisation and Tech Advances Drives Innovation in Entertainment and Media Industry

Consumer Demand for Personalisation and Tech Advances Drives Innovation in Entertainment and Media Industry

LONDON, Jun. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — Now it’s getting personal. According to PwC’s Global Entertainment & Media Outlook 2019–2023, consumers are embracing the expanding opportunities to enjoy media experiences tailored to their needs, and companies are designing offerings and business models to revolve around those personal preferences. In a fundamental shift, they’re leveraging data and [...]

World’s Top Miners Keep Performing but Investors Unimpressed

World’s Top Miners Keep Performing but Investors Unimpressed

LONDON, Jun. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — The world’s 40 largest mining companies continued to consolidate their stellar performance of the past several years by delivering steady growth in 2018, according to PwC’s Mine 2019 report released today. As a group, the Top 40 increased revenue by 8%, buoyed by higher commodity price rises, and lifted [...]

Experts Call for Greater Understanding of ‘Bedwetting’ as a Medical Condition

Experts Call for Greater Understanding of ‘Bedwetting’ as a Medical Condition

SAINT-PREX, Switzerland, May 27 (Korea Bizwire) — Recent survey findings highlighted there are misconceptions underlying bedwetting, a condition that is under-recognised and misunderstood by society and healthcare professionals.3,4 A frequent misconception of bedwetting is that the cause is psychological, rather than having a multifactorial pathophysiological basis.1,4 Furthermore, the survey revealed that not only parents but [...]

Lowered Return Expectations Among Several Trends Pointing to a Shift in Private Markets Due Diligence Says New eVestment Survey

Lowered Return Expectations Among Several Trends Pointing to a Shift in Private Markets Due Diligence Says New eVestment Survey

ATLANTA, May 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Private markets funds have continued to rake in new commitments from institutional investors eager to diversify their portfolios and capture the returns private markets investments can offer. However, investors are now tempering their private markets return expectations. Coupled with other industry trends, this will have implications for private markets [...]