Creating Internal Efficiencies

Creating Internal Efficiencies Gaining efficiencies through technology was not a new concept for Goldman. In the early 2000s, the firm began to automate its U.S. cash equity trading desk, which led to a dramatic shift in the number and responsibilities of its personnel, from 600 equities exchange floor traders in 2000 to two traders and… Continue reading Creating Internal Efficiencies

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Technology in the Financial Sector

Technology in the Financial Sector Technology had always played a significant role in the financial services sector, and it had been key to making Goldman and the broader industry more transparent and better at managing risk. Using large-scale data to analyze and hedge risk in real time had become the norm on Wall Street. Data… Continue reading Technology in the Financial Sector

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Leveraging technology to create internal efficiencies

Extending the Core In addition to leveraging technology to create internal efficiencies and to strengthen its core business with existing clients, Goldman also pursued new lines of business and new customer groups. SIMON Part of the Marquee suite of applications, the Structured Investment Marketplace and Online Network (SIMON) was designed to help clients build and purchase… Continue reading Leveraging technology to create internal efficiencies

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Goldman Sachs’ Digital Journey

Goldman Sachs’ Digital Journey In early 2017, Lloyd Blankfein, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Goldman Sachs, was continuing to steer the company in a new direction. Blankfein proclaimed, “We are a technology firm. We are a platform,”1 and led a series of initiatives to translate this vision into reality. In 2013, Goldman started offering its… Continue reading Goldman Sachs’ Digital Journey

Nationstate Insurance Case Study

Nationstate Insurance Case Study Read the Nationstate Case Study on pages 160-164 in the textbook. Answer Discussion Questions 1-2 at the end of the Case Study. Your responses must be complete, detailed and in APA format. See the sample assignment for expected format and length. Get Professional Assignment Help Cheaply Are you busy and do not… Continue reading Nationstate Insurance Case Study

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Theorist most relatable to your ideology and values

300 or more words in length… review the three videos provided and discuss your first reaction to each.  Provide your position on what theorist is most relatable to your ideology and values. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SHsCkinrCPE Get Professional Assignment Help Cheaply Are you busy and do not have time to handle your assignment? Are you scared that your… Continue reading Theorist most relatable to your ideology and values

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Trade-offs, specialization and comparative advantage

Here are some hypothetical numbers used to illustrate the ideas of trade-offs, specialization, and comparative advantage. Assume Sri Lanka, using all her resources efficiently, can produce either 1,000 bags of rice OR 3,000 bags of tea. Let’s also assume that, using all her resources efficiently, Kenya can produce either 1,000 bags of rice OR 1,000… Continue reading Trade-offs, specialization and comparative advantage

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