While the past decades have seen a steady rise in Forex brokerages setting up shop in Cyprus, and employing a growing number of professionals, such companies’ day-to-day operations are still something of a mystery to the average person. To demystify the work, regulatory considerations and upcoming developments in this highly-dynamic sector of the island’s economy,
Forex and CFD broker TIOmarkets recently became the first company to adopt a four-day work week in Cyprus, charting a bold new course in a traditionally more constrained environment. The move comes on the heels of similar shifts abroad, with trials of a four-day work week in Iceland seeing workers report less stress and a
The figures do not lie: according to business and financial data leader Bloomberg, one in 11 globally are over the age of 65; in 2050 this number will be one in six. Such demographics changes reflect a long-term increase in life expectancy and fall in birth rate, which means the average person is getting older.