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Howard Marks: The Negative Interest Rates Memo

Howard Marks has released his latest memo. In the lengthy memo marked “Re: Mysterious,” he talks about the impact of negative interest rates. More importantly, he talks about how little anyone knows about a world where the U.S. has negative interest rates.

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Howard Marks: The Negative Interest Rates Memo
October 18, 2019

Howard Marks has released his latest memo. In the lengthy memo marked “Re: Mysterious,” he talks about the impact of negative interest rates. More importantly, he talks about how little…

AT&T and Activist Elliott Management Said to Be in Talks
October 18, 2019

According to the sources, AT&T and Elliott Management have held discussions, and there is an ongoing dialogue. The two parties may likely agree as early as this month, the Wall…

Artificial Intelligence Will Monitor Cities’ Aging Infrastructure
October 18, 2019

Artificial intelligence-based analysis of the imagery from aging bridges and tunnels will detect and alert the authorities before their collapse.

Medtronic Launches the First Ever Artificial Intelligence-Based System for Colonoscopy
October 18, 2019

Medtronic’s GI Genius Intelligent Endoscopy Module uses artificial intelligence to detect colorectal polyps. Medtronic has taken a major step forward in the fight against colorectal cancer through intelligent endoscopy. Colorectal…

Nearly 770,000 Indexes Scrapped In 2019, Most from Equities
October 18, 2019

A survey of the global index universe by the Index Industry Association (IIA) shows the count of indexes declined by 20% in 2019 from 2018. The total number of indexes…

Columbia Property Trust Will Buy Normandy Real Estate Management
October 17, 2019

Columbia Property Trust announced a deal to buy acquire Normandy Real Estate Management. The target company manages office- and mixed-use assets in New York, Boston, and Washington, D.C. The deal will…

Alts Fund Highland Capital Management Entity Files for Chapter 11
October 17, 2019

Highland Capital Management announced that one of its investment adviser entities has filed for Chapter 11. The news comes after a long-winded battle with investors, according to court filings.

Former Hedge Fund Manager Tom Steyer Would Like to Be President
October 17, 2019

Tom Steyer, the energy-investing billionaire turned environmentalist “anti-billionaire,” hit the debate stage for the first time this week. The 62-year-old hedge fund manager turned activist has called for Donald Trump’s…

Bank of Canada Mulling a Digital Currency That Would Be Police-, and Tax-Friendly
October 17, 2019

According to The Logic, the Bank of Canada may be toying with the idea of issuing its own digital currency. One key, but a rather ominous advantage of a national…

Latin American Payments Processor EBANX Achieves Unicorn Status
October 17, 2019

Brazil-based fintech and payment processor EBANX is a newly-minted unicorn. EBANX, which enables transactions between global companies and Latin American commerce, received a “significant” investment from FTV Capital.