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The Fall Of Rome Began With The Abuse Of Refugees

The Fall Of Rome Began With The Abuse Of Refugees by Harrison Searles, Foundation For Economic Education Some people have compared the migrant crisis in Europe today with the barbarian invasion that brought down the Roman Empire. The only grain […]

Brexit: The Vote Heard Round The World – SLI

Brexit: The Vote Heard Round The World – SLI

Brexit – The Vote Heard Round The World by Standard Life Investments Global Overview The collective decision of UK voters to leave the European Union by a margin of 52% to 48%, shocked financial markets that had priced in a […]

The 15th of August

The 15th of August

Convertibility Of The U.S. Dollar To Gold – The 15th of August by 720 Global Before reading this article we highly recommend reading “The Death of the Virtuous Cycle” to provide better context. July 4th – June 6th – September […]

Cash Balance Grows 5.7% Year-Over-Year

Cash Balance Grows 5.7% Year-Over-Year

Cash Balance Grows 5.7% Year-Over-Year by Andrew Birstingl, FactSet The S&P 500 (Ex-Financials) cash and short-term investments balance (cash) amounted to $1.45 trillion in the first quarter, which marked a 5.7% increase from the year-ago quarter and a 1% jump […]

The Cost of Entrenchment

The Cost of Entrenchment

  The Cost of Entrenchment by The Activist Investor Entrenchment brings many costs. We think of all manner of indirect costs when executives appoint directors and control the election process. Directors in turn shield executives from shareholder scrutiny, the essence […]

Brexit Vote Aftermath

Brexit Vote Aftermath

StreetAccount: Brexit Vote Aftermath by FactSet Via FactSet StreetAccount Britain’s surprise vote to leave the EU dominated the headlines over the weekend. The biggest takeaway from the press coverage revolved around the multiple layers of uncertainty that seem unlikely to […]