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    Breakingviews: Trump Brings His Own Storm to Puerto Rico

    The troubled island’s bond prices plunged Wednesday after the president said the U.S. would wipe out its billions in debt, and creditors braced for a bigger haircut than expected....

    Oct 19, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Uber’s Board Approves Changes to Reshape Company’s Power Balance

    The ride-hailing service’s board voted for corporate governance changes and a potential stock sale to the Japanese conglomerate SoftBank....

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Trump Vows to Wipe Out Puerto Rico’s Debt. Can He Do That?

    Such a move would cheer the U.S. territory’s residents but could send a chill through Wall Street, where investors have fought to get paid back....

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Inflation, Uncertainty, and Monetary Policy

    Inflation, Uncertainty, and Monetary Policy Chair Janet L. Yellen Federal Reserve, September 26, 2017     At the “Prospects for Growth: Reassessing the Fundamentals” 59th Annual Me...

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Microsoft’s Subsea Speed Monster

    ZD: Microsoft, Facebook and Telefonica have hit a key milestone in delivering their new trans-Atlantic subsea cable with a data capacity of 160 terabits per second. Telefonica subs...

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Ford Chief Outlines Investment Shift Away From Passenger Cars

    The executive, Jim Hackett, told investors that the company would focus development on trucks, S.U.V.s, and electric or self-driving vehicles....

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    10 Tuesday AM Reads

    My two for Tuesday morning train reads: • Howard Marks: Nobody knows what will happen. (Finanz und Wirtschaft) • Hedge Funds Ain’t Dead Yet (Wall Street Journal) but see Hedge fund...

    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    A Short History of Inflation since the Founding of the U.S.

    A Short History of Prices, Inflation since the Founding of the U.S. Fernando M. Martin Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, Q2 2017         Economists generally agree that a central ...

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    E.U. Said to Order Luxembourg to Collect Back Taxes From Amazon

    The decision comes as European authorities consider a raft of proposals aimed at increasing the amount of tax paid by American technology companies....

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Paul Krugman: Republicans, Trapped by Their Flimflam

    "In broad outlines, the tax story is a lot like health care": Republicans, Trapped by Their Flimflam, by Paul Krugman, NY Times: Last week the Trump administration and it...

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Blade Runner Behind the Scenes

    Wired   In the “Blade Runner” sequel, “brutality” sets the tone of the film. Since the original trailer, “Blade Runner” has captivated audiences; this behind-the-scenes look at the...

    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    What Does Tax Reform Mean to Wealth Management Clients?

    Tax planning expert and certified financial planner Bill Sweet (Bill’s personal story is here) works every day on behalf of our clients, reviewing portfolios, identifying solutions...

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Links for 10-03-17

    United States

    Why don't tax cuts boost growth? - Growth Economics Politics in the Way of Progress - J. Bradford DeLong How AI Could Change Amazon: A thought experiment – Digitopoly The Devi...

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Breakingviews: Nestlé Can Head Off a Fight With Dan Loeb

    Mr. Loeb’s hedge fund has a $3.5 billion stake in Nestle and may seek to make boardroom changes. With its board in need of new skills, Nestlé can beat him to the punch....

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    MiB: Ranji Nagaswami

    Ranji Nagaswami is Chief Executive Officer of Hirtle Callaghan, a firm that helped to popularize the idea of he outsourced CIO. Previously, she was Co-Head of U.S. Fixed Income at ...

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Economic Scene: Tax Cuts, Sold as Fuel for Growth, Widen Gap Between Rich and Poor

    New research undermines the contention since the 1970s that lower rates stimulate the economy. What they seem to do instead is increase inequality....

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Key Document Is Unsealed in Waymo’s Trade Secrets Case Against Uber

    The document, a due diligence report about Uber’s acquisition of an autonomous trucking start-up, contains details about whether Uber may have known it was getting stolen informati...

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Katzenberg’s Big Ask: $2 Billion for Short-Form Video Project

    After selling DreamWorks Animation last year, Jeffrey Katzenberg is seeking big investors for a new idea. Think ‘Game of Thrones’ in short bites....

    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    The Electric Future, Waymo Documents, Uber: DealBook Briefing

    Governments worldwide are looking to electric cars, and the world’s automotive companies are scrambling to prepare....

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Investors Think Slack Is Worth $5 Billion

    Barron’s: After raising $250 million in new private funding, Slack is now worth $5.1 billion. That big figure puts the company in rarefied territory, even among the so-called Unico...

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    10 Monday AM Reads

    My Welcome to Q4 morning Barcelona reads: • The Kindest Quarter Arrives for a Stock Market That Nothing Can Rattle (Bloomberg) • Bears, Return to Your Caves—at Least for Now: High ...

    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Breakingviews: Low Inflation Could Put Central Bankers’ Superhero Status at Risk

    Globalization and advances in technology have helped push prices down in the last 30 years, yet rate-setters at central banks took credit for it....

    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Can We Please Have an Honest Debate About Tax Policy?

    Three Important Points About the Republican Tax Plan Accelerated depreciation would boost growth. Pass-through treatment for business owners is a sop to the well-off. And tax cuts ...

    Oct 17, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Links for 10-02-17

    Mergers Are Bad for Innovation - ProMarket Shifts Get Real: Understanding the GOP's Policy Quagmire - Paul Krugman China’s Exchange Rate Policies and U.S. Financial Markets - ...

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com
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    Hiking Mountains, Gladly, With a Marine Turned Fund Manager

    Wesley R. Gray, the quantitative investing guru who wants to ‘get rid of the human,’ gets dozens of financial professionals to trek miles for time with him....

    Oct 18, 2017 https://inomics.com