Martin Boujol

Martin Boujol

Martin has recently graduated from the university of St. Gallen with a master's degree in Business Innovation. He joined Flowbank in September 2020 as strategy assistant to the CIO. He has a strong interest in finance and new technologies and has a certain expertise in literature and philosophy.

CryptocurrenciesBlockchainAsiaNFT

Cryptocurrencies and NFTs in Asia: a risky promise

East Asian markets are jumping on cryptocurrency and NFT opportunities, but high volatility and falling liquidity on the NFT market could end the promise of wealth prematurely.

ESG investingAsiaClean Energy

How Japan could spark up the global hydrogen market

Hydrogen was always dismissed for its high cost and inconvenience. But Japan could be the country that shakes the status quo, starting up a fire that might spark a movement on the entire planet. Here is the plan. 

Macro

The return of growth stocks, oil barrel above $70, China and the U.S. bonding again: our top 10 stories of the week

Read the 10 stories to remember from the week which ended June 11. 

StocksTechnologyCloud

Killing the internet for an hour: Fastly’s “Error 503 Service Unavailable”

Error, no connection! Dozens of websites went dark for about an hour. And we have found the guilty party: a $6 billion, San Francisco based start-up named Fastly. What happened?

StocksHealthWallStreetBetsMeme Stocks

Clover Health, the new meme stock in blossom

Individual traders pumping the price of individual stocks have found a new prey to play with. The Clover Health stock price shot up triple digits at one point on Tuesday. Here is what happened. 

StocksTechnologyMobilityEV

Lyft capturing mobility’s resurgence

Face it, sometimes, there is no way to drive and ride-hailing solutions like Lyft and Uber are the way to go. But what is Lyft up to these days?

ESG investingRecycling

Solving the plastic waste crisis: An ESG investment case

Plastic is one of the least loved materials because of its environment impact, and the EU is ramping up efforts to slowly get rid of its waste altogether. What is happening with plastic and what does it mean for investors?

StocksLuxuryEurope

LVMH: the success story of Bernard Arnault, the richest man in the world

Bernard Arnault and his family recently surpassed Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk to have the world’s biggest fortune. What is the story behind his success and why is LVMH doing so well?

StocksOilClean Energy

A small fund beats ExxonMobil, a big step in the fight for the environment

Swords were drawn, shield collapsed: a dramatic boardroom battle happened on Wednesday at ExxonMobil. And the oil giant lost to a tiny hedge fund, which successfully placed two new ESG candidates on Exxon’s board.

CryptocurrenciesBitcoinBlockchain

Cryptomess: 5 reasons behind the fall of the crypto empire (almost)

Constantinople is under attack; the empire has fallen. Or so we thought. In this article, we explore the different reasons behind the crypto panic and cover why things might not be so bad after all.

TechnologyHealthStartupThe Swiss Series

The Swiss Series: MindMaze treats neurological conditions with video games

You may have heard about it because it is Swiss or backed by Leonardo DiCaprio. MindMaze offers a revolutionary way to treat patients with neurological conditions, with the help of videogame software. And it seems to be working very well.

Roblox stock surged on upbeat growth figures

Roblox made quite some noise after releasing their first quarterly report. Their revenue more than doubled, however, they showed a wider loss for the period. How is the company doing and what challenges might they be facing going forward?

LiveWire

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Dollar saw its best week in nine months

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Retail traders increase pull on the stock market

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