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CIO Vantage Point; Economic Outlook
January 18, 2013 Posted by
Weathered sales, Ben on course, home run, and Dude who gets Dell?
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Cleantech; Life Science; Startups; Technology
January 17, 2013 Posted by
Knowing the significance of innovation startups on the prospects for growth in the US economy overall, we starting asking leaders of startup companies about four years ago how their businesses are performing, whether they are hiring and which policies will continue to enable their growth.
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CIO Vantage Point; Economic Outlook
January 17, 2013 Posted by
Our annual Wine Report is remniscent of our overall outlook on the economy....
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Wine Industry
January 15, 2013 Posted by
It’s another good-news, bad-news year in fine wine for 2013. With the release of our annual 2013 wine report, we found that wineries are feeling good about their businesses and even expect to raise bottle prices slightly this year...
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CIO Vantage Point; Economic Outlook
January 14, 2013 Posted by
Defense Department, Lew who?, banks sued, and daily money fund prices.
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CIO Vantage Point; Economic Outlook
January 08, 2013 Posted by

An idea is gaining press-space (if not actual attention) in Washington:   forget the debt ceiling and simply mint a trillion dollar coin, deposit it into the Treasury's account at the Fed and use the balance to grow spending without growing the deficit.

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Analytics
January 07, 2013 Posted by

Russ MacTough, head of strategic advisory services for SVB Analytics, authored an article on valuing early-stage companies. When advising corporate venturing groups, Russ has found that he is often asked how much of the proposed valuation is financial versus strategic  - and whether it matters. 

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CIO Vantage Point; Economic Outlook
January 04, 2013 Posted by
The fiscalcliff, QE, Moodys, holiday and French auto sales.
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