Gitana celebrates 140 years of passion today

On 21 September 1876, Baroness Julie de Rothschild inaugurated her auxiliary schooner, La Gitana, on Lake Geneva where she smashed the speed record. This is how she gave rise to the Gitana saga, which celebrates today 140 years of maritime history.

Is Japan still the Empire of the Rising Sun?

The BoJ’s balance sheet rose from 30% to 80% of GDP in three years. Despite these efforts, inflation dropped back below zero at the end of 2015. The government is shifting towards Abenomics 2.0, which reworks the three arrows. Fiscal austerity has been set aside, and the consumption tax increase has been pushed off until October 2019.