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Everything You Wanted to Know About the DoJ/AP Controversy Since news that the Justice Department had secretly obtained journalists’ phone records broke, the story has been developing quickly. Here is a quick overview of the issues. Check back for updates. What Happened? How to Develop Storytelling Skills to Attract Women Here is an absolutely must read article by Derek V. This is something that all guys can learn from. I absolutely agree with what he says here!! Improve Storytelling Skills by Derek Vitalio I find most guys interesting to talk to. I can always find something I have in common with them chicks, computers, games, sci-fi, chicks, sports, chicks, politics, chicks and so on.

Private Company Knowledge Bank Private equity represents a class of investors, their funds, and their subsequent investments, which are made in private companies or in public companies with the goal of taking them private. Private equity investments are primarily made by private equity firms, venture capital firms, or angel investors, each with its own set of goals, preferences, and investment strategies, yet each providing working capital to the target firm to nurture expansion, new product development, or restructuring of the firms operations, management, or ownership. Aside from the outline of the private company life cycle below, this chapter will focus primarily on private equity firms, which represent the majority of the money in the private equity industry and characteristically invest in the buy-outs of mature companies and venture capital firms, which typically make high risk equity investments in seed, early, and growth stage private companies.

HSBC escaped US money-laundering charges after UK intervention The US government decided not to pursue criminal charges against HSBC for allowing terrorists and drug dealers to launder millions of dollars after George Osborne and the UK banking regulator intervened to warn that prosecuting Britain’s biggest bank could lead to a “global financial disaster”. On Monday, a congressional report published letters and emails from Osborne and Financial Services Authority (FSA) officials to their US counterparts warning that launching criminal action against HSBC in 2012 could have sparked a “financial calamity”. The House financial services committee report said the UK interventions “played a significant role in ultimately persuading the DoJ [Department of Justice] not to prosecute HSBC”. Instead of pursuing a prosecution, the bank agreed to pay a record $1.92bn (£1.4bn) fine. “FSA has been on the phone for the criminal discussions,” officials wrote in emails released in the House report. “That’s what has caused the latest firestorm.

50 Best Board Games of 2017 - Best New Adult Board Games Sagrada In Sagrada, you and up to three friends compete to design and craft historically marvelous stained glass windows. The basic mechanics underlying Sagrada are elegant in their simplicity. Each round, someone grabs a handful of multicolored 6-sided die from a bag and rolls them. 'Free Basics' Will Take Away More Than Our Right to the Internet As the TRAI decides the fate of Free Basics, Mark Zuckerberg is in India with ₹100 crore, in pocket change, for advertising. Facebook’s Free Basics is a repackaged, or in other words, a system where Facebook decides what parts of the internet are important to users. Reliance, Facebook’s Indian partner in the Free Basics venture, is an Indian mega-corporation with interests in telecom, energy, food, retail, infrastructure and, of course, land. Reliance obtained land for its rural cell phone towers from the government of India and grabbed land from farmers for SEZ’s through violence and deceit. As a result and at no cost, Reliance has a huge rural, semi-urban and suburban user base — especially farmers.

Magnetic generator – Infinity SAV The drum of the Magnetic Generator consists of a rotor with neodymium rear-earth permanent magnets and a stator with copper-wired bifilar coils. Permanent magnets are uniformly situated along the circumference of the rotor with the same-name and opposite polar poles. Bifilar coils are situated along the circumference of the stator in the same way but with a precise angular alignment to the magnets and parallel-serial connection to each other. A neodymium magnet is the strongest type of permanent magnet commercially available today. Michael Burry, Jeremy Grantham, and other top investors are predicting an epic market crash. Here are their gravest warnings so far Michael Burry and Jeremy Grantham are bracing for a devastating crash across financial markets. They're far from the only experts to warn that rampant speculation fueled by government-stimulus programs can't shore up asset prices forever. Billionaire investors Leon Cooperman, Stanley Druckenmiller, and Jeffrey Gundlach have also sounded the alarm. The same is true for "Shark Tank" star Kevin O'Leary, market prophet Gary Shilling, and "Rich Dad Poor Dad" author Robert Kiyosaki. Michael Burry Michael Burry described the state of markets in June as the "greatest speculative bubble of all time in all things," and warned that retail investors are buying into the hype around meme stocks and cryptocurrencies before the "mother of all crashes."

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