A Match Made In Heaven For Gray & Farrar – The Sybarite Sit Down with Managing Director Kalina Boyadjiew

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“The theme of this year’s International Women’s Day is to #PressforProgress, of which I am a firm believer – not just in carving my own path to success, but in setting a precedent for my female counterparts and future successors” – Kalina Boyadjiew, MD at Gray & Farrar. In the wake of a International Women’s […]

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LVMH Expects The Market To Do Better In 2018

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The world’s largest luxury goods company LVMH (Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton) reported a 12 percent increase in like-for-like sales for the third quarter of 2017 in October- a higher-than-expected figure. It surpassed analysts’ expectations of a 9 percent increase in the three months leading up to 30 September. The group, which owns Louis Vuitton and […]

Gucci Teams Up With Bocconi to Launch a Fashion Research Lab

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Gucci will partner up with Milan’s Bocconi University, a prestigious Italian business institution, to create the Gucci Research Lab in the beginning of next year. The research lab, which will be based in Italy’s business capital Milan, is a three-year project that will focus on how luxury organisations can most effectively evolve in the 21st […]

Bond launches $5M Blockchain-Based Digital Equity Offering

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Bond, the brainchild of a group of London-based business and cryptocurrency aficionados, has launched a platform that offers HNWs the option to buy digital equity shares in a traditional asset portfolio. Each Bond Unit, which digitally represents an equity share of Bond’s asset portfolio, will be issued on the Bitshares Blockchain and traded via the […]

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Bitcoin: a 5-day timeline

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Since Wednesday, Bitcoin has experienced some of its bumpiest rides so far, as the recent volatility following the announcement by Mike Belshe has been extreme. The Sybarite has outlined a brief timeline of its volatile journey during the last few days. 8 November: Bitcoin hit a record high at just below $8,000. The dramatic surge […]

BITE SIZE NEWS: THIS WEEK’S PREVIEWS

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Every week, The Sybarite collates its pick of the hottest luxury lifestyle news into bite-size chunks. In this week’s edition, we cover the opening of Agatha Christie’s favourite hangout, membership club Mortimer House, a four-course Piemonte truffle dinner at Rotorino and a mother-daughter collaboration for gin lovers.   Manetta’s As the Fleming hotel approaches its 170th […]