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How will stricter sanctions on Russia affect countries involved?

July 30, 2014

The downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 has spurred the European Union to take a harsher approach to Russia’s escalating role in the Ukrainian conflict.

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Population of ultra-wealthy Chinese to surpass Japanese by 2026: report

January 23, 2014

The number of Chinese ultra-high-net-worth individuals with $500 million will grow 6 percent in 2014, rising to 535 people, while the total population of China’s ultra-high-net-worth individuals is not set to grow, according to a new report by Wealth-X.

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UFaker gives brand enthusiasts a voice with anti-counterfeiting app

October 22, 2013

Mobile application uFaker aims to stave off the growing problem of counterfeiting by arming brands with timely information and getting consumers involved in the fight.

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How the current government shutdown may affect retail spending

October 4, 2013

Just as retailers begin to push their holiday marketing into full gear, the government shutdown could force marketers to switch up their plans with efforts more tailored towards bargain shoppers who will likely be researching prices via their mobile device.

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Fiscal cliff legislation may reduce aspirational luxury spend

January 3, 2013

True affluent consumers are not likely to alter their spending habits on high-end goods and services after the fiscal cliff decision, but aspirational buys in the beauty, fragrance and spirits categories could be cut due to the payroll tax increase, experts agree.

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New Luxury Briefing supplement aims to build connections in luxury industry

November 1, 2011

London-based publication Luxury Briefing announced the launch of a quarterly magazine supplement called Luxury Connections during its Wealth Summit last week in London.

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New federal privacy bill poses challenges to marketers: DMA

April 13, 2011

Senators John McCain (R-AZ) and John Kerry (D-MA) introduced the Commercial Privacy bill of Rights of 2011 on April 12, imposing stiff regulations on behavioral targeting and collection of consumer data online, which could dramatically undercut the way that luxury brands market themselves in every channel.

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Are online targeting regulations inevitable?

December 23, 2010

Luxury marketers remain unclear about the future of Internet advertising as the Department of Commerce released new recommendations outlining the regulation of behavioral targeting and the collection of consumer data online.

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