We talk to Chris about the truth behind why men in uniform tend to opt for city careers in finance. How networking has helped define his career, what he thinks of BREXIT and where he believes our members should be looking to invest. Continue reading ALFIES Folk : a series of interviews with our members. #6 Chris Benarr.
Having begun his career as a transactional lawyer on the finance side Tim has moved from an international recognised law firm to a leading underwriters, heading up a book of transactional products at one of the top syndicates at Lloyds. … Continue reading ALFIES Folk : a series of interviews with our members. #5 Tim Allen.
In this edition of ALFIES Folk, we met up with fellow member and fraud fighter: Suzi Sendama. Continue reading ALFIES Folk : a series of interviews with our members. #4 Suzi Sendama.
This week, ALFIES Folk meets a living legend in the world of law: Kienda Hoji. A man who was once a civil rights lawyer, Kienda talks about his move into the world of music law and explains how he uses … Continue reading ALFIES Folk : a series of interviews with our members. #3 Kienda Hoji.
By Indre Butkeviciute I always think of 1st of September the same way as I think of 1st of January. New beginnings, new ideas, new challenges: a new start. We all come back in September after having time for ourselves … Continue reading Investing: putting your money to work for you
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”
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.”
We are pleased to present the first in a series of interviews that take a look at the lives and careers of our members.
As with several other topical policy areas, education faces a most dreadful fate: it has become a political tug-of-war. The ‘red team’ versus the ‘blue team’ with occasional help from the ‘yellows’, with the handkerchief that is education constantly yanked … Continue reading Stop the bickering. We need education par excellence.
Whilst scheduled workouts and healthy packed lunches fit easily within our workday routines, many of us struggle to stay committed as the weekend rolls around. With its promises of boozy parties and decadent dinner dates it’s easy to overindulge, making … Continue reading Continuing Your Healthy Lifestyle This Bank Holiday
Whether you’re recovering from the night before or simply unwinding after a tiring week at the office, there is nothing like spending your Sunday afternoon curled up on the sofa with your favourite Netflix series and some serious comfort food. … Continue reading Healthy Snickers Ice Cream Recipe: guilt free & delicious
The starting gun has been fired. With nominations to stand for Labour leader now closed and Angela Eagle’s brief flutter as a contender quickly shot down we now find ourselves with two remaining candidates: the sitting leader Jeremy Corbyn and … Continue reading The Corbyn Revolution: Time for a Reality Check
ALFIES reviews the five likely European Continental Counterparts that big businesses could look to beyond London following Brexit. Continue reading Is London going to lose the Financial Love?
A long day at the office can often leave you feeling tired, stressed and lacking the motivation to keep up your healthy lifestyle. Look better, feel better and boost your productivity by incorporating these simple wellness tips into your daily … Continue reading How to Improve Your Wellness at Work
1. Methionine: An essential amino acid to help your body’s second phase of detoxification. It’s also part of the compound glutathione, a powerful antioxidant known to … Continue reading Top 10 tips to detox
The series of photographs is aimed at showing city professionals in a prosaic setting of corporate life. Continue reading ALFIES Folk
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”
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”
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”
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.”