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The Revolution in Social Media, Marketing and Trading: where are we in the cycle?

Much has been written about how social media has transformed our lives.  In my opinion it has been an extremely positive impact – providing transparency, accountability and over all, the democratisation of information.

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The Origin of Hashtags and their role in the upcoming Web 3.0

The Web is evolving very rapidly and in a fascinating way into a semantic Web, in which search engines will converge and “machines” will be able to analyze and index feelings: real time. Initially an idiosyncrasy of Twitter, hashtags have quickly become a symbol not only of what is trendy among the youth population, but also of what is current …

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Online Brand Management & Social Media in the Financial Service Industry – Reap the Benefits of Building a Strong Brand

Effective strategic online brand management in the financial service industry is today essential to survive in an increasing competitive marketplace. Accurate consumer insights along with effective internal management of resources are vital elements in order to reap the benefits of a differentiated and relevant strong brand. One of the great advantages in today’s online marketing and online social network arena …

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The Future of Online Marketing in the Financial Service Industry

It is clear that everyone is writing the future of online banking and that there is no literature about it. What is your vision for the future of online marketing in the financial service industry? We are now at the apex of a new period of unprecedented opportunities for the online financial industry. The economy is about to open up …

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The keys to success in online marketing & brand management in the Financial Service Industry

The pace at which brand management and marketing are changing is accelerating every day. Ever since the cluetrain manifesto declared in 1999 that markets were conversations, companies from across industries have been trying to adapt their marketing practices to this new digital arena. One of the industries that have faced the most challenges in adapting to this new context is …

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The launch of Trading Floor, Sala de Inversion and its Search Engine Optimization Strategy

I suppose that launching a portal like Sala de Inversión was to attract organic search traffic resulting from Search Engine Optimization practices (SEO). Can you talk about your experience in this field? TradingFloor.com was launched before Sala de Inversión. The former project started with Dinis Guarda, along with the direct support from Torben Kaaber, the bank’s Chief Commercial Officer and …

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I am glad to finally welcome Google+ THE FACEBOOK KILLER! I love Disruption = Innovation & New Business Opportunities

I received an invitation this morning via Ayako Kobayashi from Singapore to try Google+ my first impression is that it is great. It is very easy to use, very intuitive and the user interface is more playful and fun than Facebook’s. ( If you would like to receive an invite just send me your email to urielac@gmail.com ) Also something …

UrielI am glad to finally welcome Google+ THE FACEBOOK KILLER! I love Disruption = Innovation & New Business Opportunities

The Emergence of Online Brokers

The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) was established about the same time as the LSE. The NYSE members charged for their services on the basis of a commission rate set by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The NYSE had the authority based on SEC´s permission to set the minimum commission rate. This fixed commission rate limited the competition among …

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Saxo Bank pioneering financial entity with regards to social networks in Spain and Latin America

Uriel, Saxo Bank is a pioneering financial entity with regard to social networks and new ways of communicating with its clients.  What was entailed in kicking off the entire policy of Community Manager, managing people and winning over clients with this new philosophy? In reality, it is not a new philosophy, as our objective at Saxo Bank has always been …

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Corporate Culture Competitiveness the Danfoss Universe

It seems clear that the leading organizations of the future will have to be perpetual learners, with great intercultural communication capabilities and an emphasis on unleashing human potential. Firms are shifting focus from the traditional and tangible resource factors of labor and capital to more intangible factors such as knowledge, top-line focus, consumer trust, brand and corporate image, social responsibility …

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