And the main reason that Credit Suisse and HSBC have become more upbeat on US stocks is that they expect the Federal Reserve to slash interest rates further – which, of course, will only happen if economic conditions become weaker. In short, election year or not, we’d give US funds a miss for now. … [Read more...] about Is America really the land of opportunity?
GSP hired retail veteran Margaret Sotrop as its new executive creative director. In her new role, Sotrop will manage the company’s campaign development and visual merchandising. Sotrop, who brings more than 25 years of industry experience, joins GSP from Kreber, where she served as the omnichannel retail marketing company’s VP creative. Before her tenure at Kreber, Sotrop was the VP of home and storewide creative at Macy’s. … [Read more...] about Shuffle Board: VF International Shakes Up EMEA Execs, Artemis CEO Steps Down
The restaurant first caugh fire Sunday night after it closed and employees had left. It was a total loss and would need to be torn down, Barakat said. … [Read more...] about Chesapeake Square IHOP catches fire again after being declared “total loss”
Samantha Parsons, a former GMU student who for years has been active in raising concerns about the Koch Foundation's influence, said awareness among the student body has increased tenfold since 2016, when the school named its law school for conservative jurist Antonin Scalia in conjunction with a $10 million Koch Foundation donation. … [Read more...] about Lawsuit seeks details of school’s ties with Koch Foundation
By Michel Barakat via Iris.xyz Machine Learning, Big Data, Artificial Intelligence (AI). Three buzzwords you have likely seen in the media lately. It is challenging to surf a news website and not read about the impact of AI on the economy and the applications it will enable. Is all the fuss well founded? The answer [...] … [Read more...] about How Artificial Intelligence Will Reinvent Investment Advising