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FX Outlook
February 14, 2012 Posted by
After months of drama, the leaders of Europe's leading financial institutions have finally (apparently) reached a deal with Greece's governing coalition which will impose further austerity measures on that country in exchange for a €130 billion bailout.
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Startups
February 10, 2012 Posted by
A little intuition, a touch of luck, and a great deal of realistic planning go into establishing solid groundwork for a new technology venture.
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Observation Deck
February 01, 2012 Posted by
The first Federal Open Market Committee meeting of the year shed additional light on the committee’s decision-making process and provided investors further information that must be factored into their investment process. Specifically, fixed income investors must now incorporate the committee’s approved statements and the participants’ rate forecast when constructing a balanced, comprehensive portfolio that weighs both risk and reward. Here’s what I mean.
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Quarterly Economic Report
January 30, 2012 Posted by
The Economic Booklet is our reference tool for clients. Displaying graph and chart views of the global economy, this piece guides clients through factors that impact their business.
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Public Policy
January 19, 2012 Posted by
We are honored to be included in this prestigious list, and have our amazing employees and clients to thank for this recognition. Our clients are literally changing the world, and it is both our opportunity and challenge to help them accomplish their most ambitious goals.
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Quarterly Economic Report
January 17, 2012 Posted by
Tugs of war are occurring all around us and the resultinguncertainty is driving investor and consumer behavior. Read our analysis of thecompelling trends that  will affect investor and consumer behavior in thecoming year.
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Economic Outlook
January 17, 2012 Posted by
The Brazen Dozen is a list of twelve events that I believe have a 40 percent probability of occurring during the year. These events skirt the outposts of probability.
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Public Policy
January 13, 2012 Posted by
Section 619 of the Dodd-Frank Act, commonly referred to as the "Volcker Rule," strictly limits banking entities' ability to sponsor and invest in hedge funds and private equity funds.
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