Commodities are traded globally, so what happens in one part of the world has implications for everyone. Many inefficient commodity producers have gone out of business in the last down cycles such as 2008-09 and thereafter in 2014-15. … [Read more...] about 3-Point Analysis | How to avoid pitfalls while investing in commodity stocks
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First, what drives returns in a gilt fund? Primarily, returns come from a rally in gilt prices. And that rally comes based on interest rates; more specifically, on interest rate cuts or market expectations of a cut in the future. Gilt instruments are the most liquid among debt instruments, and the impact of rate changes is felt the most here. … [Read more...] about Double-digit returns in gilt funds: Should you rush to invest in them?
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Perry, who has been a longtime champion of addressing and mitigating the effects of climate change and is also an investor in Impossible Foods (maker of the Impossible Burger), says she got involved after getting a tip from Chris Lyons, a partner at Andreessen Horowitz (the firm helped lead Apeel’s $33 million fundraising back in December 2016). “I met James, and I went to Apeel and toured the offices and the labs and saw the science in real time and was just so blown away I thought it was witchcraft—in the best of ways,” Perry says in a phone call. “This is one of the definitions of sustainability. [Apeel] has so many prongs to it. It makes economies. It gives farmers a chance. It gives us more options as a consumer. It takes produce shipping off of planes and back onto shipping containers, so it lowers our CO2 emissions.” … [Read more...] about Katy Perry and Oprah Winfrey just invested in this startup to eliminate food waste, one avocado at a time
It should be weighed against the net costs of layoffs and a business’s cash flow. When talent equity outweighs the net savings of a layoff, and cash flow permits, the time is right to lean into investing in the future skills of your organization. If cuts do still need to be made, those decisions need to be based on data on in-demand skill. … [Read more...] about Why your sweeping layoffs may hurt you after the pandemic is over