There is a consensus across the capital markets, corporate banking and asset management that tech spending will grow between now and 2018, with overall financial markets spending exceeding US$100bn in 2018.
Emerging markets have been having a rough ride recently. While advanced economies have picked up speed, emerging markets have been slowing down, posing challenges for international investors and businesses.
In our recent ESCAPE index* report Malaysia performed well, ranking 14th out of our sample of 42 countries. We caught up with Patrick Tay, Economics Advisory, PwC Malaysia