What Would Rockefeller Advise Egypt 100 Years Later?

Back in the late 19th century and early 20th century, the US dollar suffered from a devaluation that is similar in impact to what the Egyptian Pound is going through today. It looks like the world’s strongest currency had its down moments too. The purchasing power of the US Dollar had significantly dropped, let alone its weakness compared to other […]

What Happens If The Central Bank Renovates The Egyptian Pound

Other than cool-looking banknotes, which is definitely not as cools as the ones we loved on ‪#‎Egyptian_Currency_Design_Challenge‬ on Facebook, Egyptians will definitely deal with the aftermath of such a decision. Before analyzing the outcome of the decision, let’s first explore why it would be useful. Many governments would resort to revamping and reprinting the local currency so that people are forced to deal with formal […]

Life

We elected to compile our beliefs, vision & sources of motivation into a unified motto. Modern marketing no longer relies much on slogans anyway. This motto will be our driver both internally among our teams & externally with our clients & partners. What motivates our team members is definitely unique to each yet we are aligned on what collectively drives us. […]

Life of an Egyptian with a Dollar Tag

Egyptian, living in Egypt & earning a living in Egyptian Pound, but what if I look at all my money with a dollar lens on? What if I convert every Egyptian Pound value I see to its USD equivalent? The USD rate is affecting our life now more than never, and it’s getting only more significant. And since it’s already affecting […]

Businesses That “DO”

You’re probably psychology major or have studied pharmacy, but you eat, breathe and speak business most of the time. Capitalism is all around us, microeconomics are ruling Egypt more than ever and businesses are the backbone of our daily life: convenience stores, bakeries, even governmental energy & water companies. Lately, businesses got into our lives more and more; we go to […]

Harvard Researcher & AUC Professor on What to Expect after Floating Egyptian Pound

“Fasten your seat belt, Egypt, and brace yourself for some turbulence,” this is how Dr. Ayman Ismail, Business Administration Professor at the American University in Cairo (AUC) started his post. Here is a quick brief on what to expect when authorities announce the floating of the Egyptian Pound rate, expected soon according to various resources. US Dollar Exchange Rate To Spike […]

Dollars Go Where The Egyptian Government Flushes Them

It’s the government’s job to set the monetary policy and what this means is setting pressuring powers over currency flows. Intentions put aside, actual pressuring powers are what we are analyzing here. Away From Banks Dollars are definitely being pushed outside banks. Of course the government intends to push them into banks but the current policies are definitely going against that. One would […]

Surroundings

  You make once choice of being somewhere, and it changes everything. All you did is go there. And there happens everything. It gets into you. It gets to you. Let’s explore how your surrounding can impact you. Seeing Is Believing, They Say Well we say seeing is also living. When you see things, you live them and live in them more and […]

Return

Seeking financial return isn’t greed. It’s just a survival tool, no matter how hard or not you try. We will reflect on the Return concept and options, in a very local manner, local to Egypt and in a very simple way. Verb To Invest It’s a verb, an action. You invest, you get return. That’s not really a revelation, is it? […]