Sarah Hansen

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2 months ago

IMF Head Christine Lagarde On Closing The Gender Gap And Navigating Leadership In A Room Full Of Suits

As inequality rises, the gap between men’s and women’s participation in the workforce is hovering at around 16%, even in advanced economies.
By Sarah Hansen 11 min read
3 months ago

Microsoft Partners With Startup Truffle On Blockchain Developer Tools For Azure Cloud Service

Truffle tools have been available on Microsoft Azure since May 2, and according to the company have been used by thousands of people on the platform so far.
By Sarah Hansen 3 min read
5 months ago

Aramco's Blockbuster Bond Deal: Why Investors Are Now Clamoring For Saudi Paper

Saudi Aramco received more than $100 billion in orders for a debt offering of $10 billion— a massive oversubscription and an indicator of strong investor demand.
By Sarah Hansen 8 min read
5 months ago

Mobile Lending App Branch Partners With Visa, Announces $170 Million In Fresh Funding

With more than 3 million customers and 15 million loans issued in Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania, Mexico, and India, Branch is working to expand access to credit to the unbanked.
By Sarah Hansen 8 min read
7 months ago

GM Financial Announces Collaboration With Blockchain Startup Spring Labs

The auto lender will join the Spring Founding Industry Partners Program to work with Spring Labs as it develops its blockchain products, which are expected to launch in 2019.
By Sarah Hansen 8 min read