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Shoe designer and creative Salehe Bembury takes us on a journey from his childhood growing up in Manhattan, to an invaluable degree in industrial design, to working with some of the biggest names in fashion...before breaking off to make his own name. We see how Bembury is able to walk the line of business convention while taking his art to new heights, turning ordinary items into extraordinary footwear. Follow along as he lays out the blueprint for his career, and takes us all the way from his first sketch to his thriving personal brand, Spunge.
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Emerging-market currencies slumped and Australian bonds soared as global markets opened in Asia Monday, in some of the first signs of the growing financial fallout from Russia’s assault on Ukraine and the West’s response via sanctions.
The Russian ruble will be in focus, along with potential currency havens such as the U.S. dollar, which climbed against the euro and risk-sentiment proxies such as the Australian dollar. The South African and Turkish currencies slumped early on Monday as emerging-market currencies face contagion concerns. Australian 10-year bond yields dropped five basis points to 2.18%.