Biggest set of sanctions ever seen

people in the street protesting against the war in ukraine

This week, virtually all news has been dominated by the traumatic events in Ukraine.  Further rounds of sanctions against the Russian Federation, its businesses and multiple individuals have been announced this week. We have seen further consolidation and agreement on the part of Western Governments on actions to take. In the private sector, a slew […]

Plastic money is in and small change is out!

How we use money is always changing… From bartering to using coins, writing cheques, introducing banknotes, ending the gold standard….the way society uses money has always been evolving. History is dotted with turning points where the key method of making payments has changed. Right now we are once again at one of those key moments […]