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Recently I suggested “treating your blog as a business” if you want it to grow. Ivana Taylor came right back at me and said “you’re going to need to explain what that means.” So I decided to seek out the wisdom of crowds on this one: I asked the Twitter community the same question. Twitter.com is a good place to get answers quickly. People writing back to you on Twitter are limited to 140 characters. That’s about one sentence, or two short sentences. So they have to be succinct. Here are 12 out of the two dozen answers I got — all within a matter of a few hours. Each person’s ...
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REVIEWS AND OPINIONS
Seeking Alpha: Global Economic Review-Baltic Dry Index Fears Are ...
Global stocks are struggling to get out of a bearish stranglehold, investors in mature-market bonds are having a field day and the Baltic Dry Index, widely watched by economists as an indicator of global trade, has collapsed. Prominent economists are forecasting a significant deceleration of global economic growth and even double-dip recessions on the back of severe cuts in government spending and tax increases in some European countries as a result of huge budget deficits. Yes, you may well ask whether doom and gloom are our destiny. Let us consider the current global economic environment. The main focus at ... market research, surveys and trends
NVE Corporation F1Q11 (Qtr End 30/06/10) Earnings Call Transcript
s first quarter results call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. Later we will conduct a question-and-answer session and instructions will follow at that time. (Operator Instruction) I would now like to introduce your host for today ’ s conference Mr. Daniel Baker, President and CEO. Daniel Baker Good afternoon and welcome to our conference call for the quarter ended June 30th, 2010 or the first quarter of fiscal 2011. As always, I am joined by Curt Reynders, our Chief Financial Officer. This call is being webcast live and being recorded. A replay will be available through our website nve.com. After my ... market research, surveys and trends

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Sea Dragon Energy: Poised with New Management Team and Great Drill ...
Sea Dragon Energy is primarily focused on North Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa. Currently our activities are concentrated in Egypt, where we have interests in two large concessions with short- and long-term potential. Our strategy also calls for gaining entry into other countries that offer significant potential and opportunities that would enhance the Company’s growth within a reasonable timeframe. We intend to create shareholder value through significant and rapid growth in production volumes, cash flow and earnings. We obtained interests in two major concessions within the space of a few months in 2009 which were clearly ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Scott Plous 'The Psychology Of Judgment And Decision Making ...
t’s been a while since I last posted an excerpt. So here you are. An excerpt post citing a small passage from one of my favourite books. Although the book is not about trading, all of the topics covered are more or less directly related to trading. The book in question is from Scott Plous: ‘The Psychology of Judgment and Decision Making’. If you haven’t read the book yet I highly recommend doing so. One of the topics covered is about the so-called ‘Sunk Cost Effect’ which is part of the ‘ Behavioral Traps ‘ chapter covering ‘Investment Traps’ . The reason I decided to ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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HFMWeek Daily Snapshot - 5 July
has raised more than $100m from investors for his own hedge fund which bets on rising and falling stocks in the region, reports Bloomberg . Janchor Partners Pan Asian Fund started trading in January with about $40m, mostly from US university endowments and family offices, Hong Kong-based Ho said in an interview. It returned 9.9% after fees through June 30, against the estimated 2% loss of the Eurekahedge Asia Long/Short Equities Hedge Fund Index . More than 90% of the money raised by Janchor is locked up for three years, despite the fact that global investors have demanded greater freedom to withdraw their ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
If you can't find alpha in the hedge fund forest, does it exist?
Existential, philosophical questions have long been our focus AllAboutAlpha.com, particularly when it comes to hedge funds, alpha and the debate over whether the two go hand in hand. Much to our dismay, however, has been recent discussion about whether alpha even actually exists, and if it does, whether it is “safely” attainable – i.e. in a cost-effective, transparent and liquid kind of way. A recent survey of institutional investors by Create-Research suggests they certainly think it is. The report, entitled Exploiting Uncertainty in Investment Markets (click here and proceed to the link – a brief and free registration is ... market trends, news research and surveys resources

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HOW GLOBAL INVESTORS MIGHT RID THEMSELVES OF ASIAN-TYPE CRISES
What follows is a summary of proposals that some global investors ..... there is no adjustment for global systematic risk, as the country alpha ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
PVT. EQUITY FIRM REPORTEDLY TO TAKE STAKE IN MARCO SOUTH CAROLINA ...
investment in Barclays Global Investors' Alpha Tilts strategy. This portfolio lagged the Russell 1000 Index by about 7% last year through mid-December ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
OSBHE Executive Committee Docket 11/20/98
The Werner University Center is the student union at Western Oregon University. It also serves as the campus community center for University staff, alumni, and guests. Constructed in 1960-61, the building was remodeled in 1972 and again in 1986. A new master plan for the facility was completed in 1995 and WOU began the first of a three-phased project to respond to several years of steady enrollment growth, code problems, and physical obsolescence. The current request for Phase III funding will permit WOU to accelerate the construction schedule to bring the remaining non-renovated areas of the building up to code for fire/life ...
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QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
Why has Mark Carhart retired from Goldman Sachs?
Mark Carhart Former Managing Director & Co-Head of Quantitative Strategies Investment Management Division at Goldman Sachs Group Mark recently retired as Co-Chief Investment Officer of the Quantitative Investment Strategies Group at Goldman, Sachs & Co. He will launch his own independent asset management company in 2010 after the expiration of his noncompetition agreements with GS & Co. Mark joined Goldman in 1997, and was named Managing Director in 1999 and Partner in 2004. While at Goldman, he served on the Investment Management Division's Management Committee and Investment Policy Group. Prior to joining Goldman, Mark ...
Question: Hedge Funds based in California
I am looking for a list of 50 equity hedge funds based in California. The funds need at least $100mm in assets; need to trade equities (not exclusive fixed income), and have their base in California. This question was addressed partially a couple years ago in Google Answers. Request for clarification by Researcher davidsarokin on Fri 22 Feb 2008 - 10:07 pm UTC: beldar, I have generated a list of about 100 or so hedge funds that are registered to do business in California. Some of the names are very obviously equity-based funds, such as: A W JONES HEDGED EQUITY LP AMA HEDGED EQUITY FUND ARACA HEDGED EQUITY ...