Alan Cairns

Alan Cairns

Writer and Content Marketer

I like writing on a diverse range of subjects, particularly business, finance and marketing.

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Is the Bitfinex hack the beginning of the end for Bitcoin?

Bitcoin lost 10% of its value thanks to the theft of 120,000 Bitcoins from Hong Kong-based digital currency exchange Bitfinex.

Is this latest blow enough to break investor confidence in the cryptocurrency?

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Investing ethically in 2016

Impact investing is all about putting money into companies, organisations and funds that can offer:

1. Measurable social or environmental impact

2. Asset growth or income

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Search: a growing opportunity

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Do Grandparents Have a Right to See Their Grandchildren?

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Three things marketers can learn from Tinder

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Op-Ed: Privacy concerns jeopardise healthcare innovation Health ...

There is significant concern about what the latest innovations in healthcare mean for personal medical data, to the extent that some innovations, such as the government's, have been paused.

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How to Solve the UK's Housing Crisis | Alan Cairns

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Should Roald Dahl Receive a Posthumous Queen's Honour?

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Is the University Application Process Out of Date?

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The Generation Gap in Music Ownership

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MPs Undergo Work Capability Assessments

Mental health charity Rethink challenged MPs to undergo mock Work Capability Assessments (WCA) on Wednesday, dubbed MP Capability Assessments (MPCA). The charity claims the real-life assessments, which determine whether or not someone continues to receive Employment and Support Allowance, are unfair to people with mental health problems....

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Does life begin at 60?

If 30 is the new 20, is 60 the new 40? Many people not only enjoy, but hit the peak of their professional careers during their seventh decade.

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UK Gaming Industry Faces Talent Drain

Unfortunately it's becoming more and more expensive to develop video games in the UK compared to other countries, which award developers tax breaks. If we're not careful, the UK games development industry could begin to experience the effects of a 'brain drain', with many people considering their options carefully and...