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October 20, 2014 One Reason Rates Are Likely To Remain Low For Long
Seeking Alpha - As my fellow authors and I write in our new îBlackRock Investmentî Institute paper, Interpreting Innovation, the rapid pace of technological change today is helping to put a lid on U.S. job and wage...
October 17, 2014 The two great fears driving the stock marketSource: PBS NewsHour
Amid increasing anxiety about Europe’s shaky economy, investors have been selling off risky stocks in favor of government bonds, usually seen as safer. That’s pushed bond prices higher and yields, which move in the opposite...
October 17, 2014 Common themes of socially responsible investmentSource: FT Adviser
There is no one single definition of SRI: it is common to hear the prefixes “sustainable”, “ethical”, “responsible”, “mission”, “impact” and “green” when reading about socially responsibile investing.
October 17, 2014 Market Structure Map: VolatileSource: Tim Quast, President, ModernNetworks IR LLC
There’s no one-word description. The Ides of October arrives serene and tranquil in Denver, the Rockies dusted with recent snow, the sky intensely blue, deciduous trees on the boulevards colored like Jackson Pollock movements on...
October 9, 2014 Market Structure Map - Casting AboutSource: Tim Quast, president, ModernNetworks IR LLC
In business, sometimes we cast about for explanations to missed numbers. More often, management knows if revenues are flattening and expenses are rising and can prepare for narrowing margins. Financial models help us predict...
October 2, 2014 Market Structure Map - Peer ReviewSource: Tim Quast, ModernNetworks IR LLC
Investor-relations professionals have long tracked what everybody else is doing, comparing the company’s trading with a set of peers. Clustering similar things is a time-tested statistical maxim. We practiced it on the ranch of...
September 29, 2014 Socially Responsible Investing (SRI): There’s Nothing ‘Responsible’ About ItSource: Investor Place
Socially responsible investing (SRI) is about as feel-good as Wall Street gets. After all, if you really want to invest with your conscience, what’s better than a fund that does all the legwork for you? And sometimes, these SRI...
September 29, 2014 Investors should integrate ESG aspects into their assetsSource: CNBC
The Principle for Responsible Investing (PRI) is an investor led initiative which advocates for responsible investment practices. The PRI’s Xolisa Dhlamini told CNBC Africa that by incorporating environmental aspects companies...
September 25, 2014 Market Structure Map - Double StandardSource: Tim Quast, President, ModernNetworks IR LLC
George Orwell and Aldous Huxley with their inventive dystopian literary imaginations would be hard-pressed to formulate a fictional world so categorically riddled with contradiction and double standards.
September 22, 2014 EXECUTIVE PERSPECTIVE: Financing a Low-Carbon FutureSource: Reuters
Money makes the world go round, as the old adage goes. Unfortunately, the current investment climate is spinning the globe in the wrong, carbon-intensive, direction.
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