Jackie Robinson, Ginger Rogers And Me Feb11

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I have to say, Facebook is getting disturbingly good at targeting ads. Lately my timeline has been populated by comfort items – cozy PJs, custom pillows that ‘guarantee’ a good night’s sleep, shoes without three-inch heels and even this random beanbag thing called a MoonPod. Evidently you buy one too many cards that reads “People, Amirite?” and the magic algorithms of Zuckerberg’s evil empire decide you need a little time out

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White Paper: Decreasing Number of Public Companies Feb6

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Recently, multiple research and press articles have discussed the apparent drastic decrease in the number of listed companies in the U.S. Some articles state decreases of 20% to over 50% to support claims that the U.S. stock market is getting concentrated or that private equity investing should be preferred over public equity investing

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Metals and Mining Insights: Getting to the Bottom of the NPI Ceiling on the Nickel Price Nov7

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Nickel spiked to over $50,000 per metric ton (“tonne”) in May 2007, rising 10 fold from its earlier decade lows.  That spike marked the beginning of Chinese involvement in the production of a simple but new nickel pig iron (“NPI”) product that has since placed a seemingly ever lowering ceiling over the nickel price

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Welcome to the Land of Oz – Tax Benefits of Investing in a Qualified Opportunity Zone Fund Oct29

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Hedge Fund, Private Equity, Venture Capital and Real Estate Fund Managers should be very excited about the new opportunities that have arisen from the tax reform that was passed at the end of 2017. There are newfound chances to cash out unrealized gains and put them to work within certain low-income areas (called Opportunity Zones) while deferring taxes until December 31, 2026

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