Killer Kittens & The Decline of Hedge Fund Returns Nov1

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Taste the rainbow! Grrr…   In September of this year, a curious story started making the rounds on my Facebook feed. It seems that the CDC had underestimated the rate of cat scratch disease among the general population, determining that it was both more common and perhaps more severe than previously thought. Folks in my

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Financial Fraud Watch- American Growth Fund II LLC Feb5

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Alexander Brokaw contributes to The Edge on a weekly basis with his posts on the latest frauds perpetrated in the financial industry. This week the SEC levied fraud charges against American Growth Funding II LLC, a Manhattan-based lending company, and its owner Ralph Johnson. Johnson and AGF II allegedly made misrepresentations about the company’s management

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Financial Fraud Watch- What 8 Words Cost J.P. Morgan $4 Million? Jan8

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Alexander Brokaw contributes to The Edge on a weekly basis with his posts on the latest frauds perpetrated in the financial industry. Today we’re going to learn how eight words cost J.P. Morgan $4 million. The words first appeared in a piece of marketing material developed by JPM’s Private Bank division in 2009. The financial

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