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Private Equity: A Brave New World

I have been involved with the Mergers and Acquisitions marketplace for several years. I have seen my fair share of the good, the bad, and the ugly when it comes to the orientations, motivations, and activities of the various Private Equity firms (as well as someHedge Funds) to whom I have been exposed and with whom I have worked….

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Too Big to Fail?

When does a company become too big to fail and by what standards?  How can the casual passer-by – not to mention the learn’d industry or government analyst – tell when a company poses too great a risk?Can a government or global / regional economy become too big to fail?If so, then what? In the United…

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A Purge of Distracting Musings

“Idleness is a constant sin, and labor is a duty. Idleness is the devil’s home for temptation and for unprofitable, distracting musings, while labor profiteth others and ourselves.”  – Anne Baxter, American ActressThe summer is over and it’s time to prepare for the change in seasons… to remember the warmth and joy of summer… to celebrate…