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Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Goldman Sides with Sony, Other Analysts with Loeb

Dan Loeb has put forward a proposal to Sony Corporation (NYSE:SNE) (TYO:6758), as a leading shareholder with a 6.5% equity stake (over $1 billion according...

Iraq holds back on Exxon’s Kurdish deal

The Iraqi government announced on Wednesday that it will respect existing contracts with ExxonMobil Corp in the south of the country after the company signed new...

Hedge Funds Starting To Spurn Emerging Markets

A survey reveals trends in emerging markets investments for hedge funds and real-money investors
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Swiss Banks (Possibly Illegally) Rat out Clients to DOJ

Swiss banks and tax evasion...... Handelsblatt has an interesting article regarding tax evasion of Swiss Banks: Totally predictably – and predicted - the Swiss banks now...
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Income Insurance And The Equilibrium Term-Structure Of Equity

Income Insurance And The Equilibrium Term-Structure Of Equity Roberto Marfe Collegio Carlo Alberto June 8, 2016 Journal of Finance, Forthcoming Abstract: Output, wages and dividends feature term-structures of variance-ratios...

Q&A: The Hidden Costs of Tobacco Debt

Q&A: The Hidden Costs of Tobacco Debt by Cezary Podkul ProPublica, Aug. 18, 2014, 2:03 p.m. We recently wrote about the hidden cost of tobacco bonds...
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Consumer Confidence Index Rises on Improving Housing Market Market

The Conference Board’s Consumer confidence index surged to 70.3 from a revised 61.3 in August. This was well above consensus expectations of 63.1, and is the...
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Is Kyle Bass The New John Paulson?

A single work of genius does not prove the existence of such inspiration. It is merely a correct decision, not made by many. In...

Soros Discusses His New Book At LSE

George Soros has been a major advocate of Eurobonds, predicting the end of the Eurozone if dramatic action wasn’t taken and even suggesting that...
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These Are The Ten Poorest States In The US

Even though the U.S. is a developed economy and a super power, it still has a certain percentage of people that live in poverty....
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Positive Stimulus-Related Reports Boost Risk Assets

Commenting on the positive stimulus-related reports and today’s trading Gorilla Trades strategist Ken Berman said: Q2 2020 hedge fund letters, conferences and more Risk Assets Get...
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Chicago Puts An End To Midway Airport Privatization

Chicago has stopped plans to lease its Midway International Airport to private investors.  A spokesperson for Rahm Emmanuel, the mayor of Chicago,  said that...
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Hot Stocks: Herbalife, New York Times, Akamai, O’Reilly, ViaSat

The market contracted by a shade this afternoon as investors pulled back from the gains made in the last few weeks. Both the S&P...
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Which Private Equity & Venture Capital Firms Ruled 2016?

Everyone loves lists. Fortunately, given PitchBook's trove of private equity, venture capital and M&A coverage, we've been able to assemble the most comprehensive rankings of...
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Top 15 companies with the happiest employees

Blind, an anonymous workplace network, has compiled a list of companies with the happiest employees. Let's check them out.