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10 Steps to Hosting the Perfect Dinner Party

1. Keep it simple

As impressive as it may read on the page of that Michelin-starred chef’s cookbook, dinner parties are not the time to attempt something new! Stick to what you know and you’ll feel a lot more confident and at ease in the kitchen. Continue reading “10 Steps to Hosting the Perfect Dinner Party”

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ALFIES Folk: a series of interviews with our members. Indre Butkeviciute.

This week we met with our fellow member Indre Butkeviciute, a financial advisor with a background in wealth management and a founder of LilyAdvisory.com, a wealth management and investment advisory company for women. Continue reading “ALFIES Folk: a series of interviews with our members. Indre Butkeviciute.”

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ALFIES Folk: a series of interviews with our members. James Gordon.

We are pleased to present the first in a series of interviews that take a look at the lives and careers of our members.

Continue reading “ALFIES Folk: a series of interviews with our members. James Gordon.”

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Dopamine Investors

By Plamen Monovski

In 1996, the world chess champion Garry Kasparov sat down to play a match against Deep Blue, IBM’s supercomputer. In the 1997 rematch, Deep Blue won. The machine, which could think 200 million moves ahead, had learned to mimic the thought process of its genius opponent.  In chess, where chance plays no role, machine trumped man. Continue reading “Dopamine Investors”

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We’ve partnered with Lifestyle Tickets

We are proud to announce our partnership with premium concierge service – Lifestyle Tickets.

Industry leading experts, Lifestyle Tickets will be working in conjunction with ALFIES to provide members with unparalleled access to exclusive events and limitless hospitality services. Continue reading “We’ve partnered with Lifestyle Tickets”

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How to curb your cravings

ALFIES’ exclusive in-house nutritionist Tilly Pearman provides her top 10 tips to prevent snacking on the way to a healthy summer body. Continue reading “How to curb your cravings”

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The threat of divorce of the UK from Europe is looming and it’s not personal.

ALFIES does a two part investigation into the possibility of a break from the EU. Continue reading “The threat of divorce of the UK from Europe is looming and it’s not personal.”

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Cameron’s referendum: triumph or one big blunder?

By now, whether it be of great importance to you or not, the referendum has been dominating the headlines. The impending June 23rd vote will determine the fate of the UK’s residency within the European Union. Continue reading “Cameron’s referendum: triumph or one big blunder?”

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How to have more energy

ALFIES’ exclusive in-house nutritionist Tilly Pearman provides her top 10 tips on maintaining energy levels for the fast-paced city professional.

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In for the pound – Is the UK currency in crisis?

The sterling has endured a pounding in foreign exchange markets over the past month, hitting its lowest level against the dollar since 2009.  Here’s the top 5 as to why: Continue reading “In for the pound – Is the UK currency in crisis?”