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Investors Are for the Weak: These Tech Entrepreneurs Chose Bootstrapping Over VC Affluence
January 25, 2020
Finance

Investors Are for the Weak: These Tech Entrepreneurs Chose Bootstrapping Over VC Affluence

Bootstrapped companies target quick profitability and avoid pressure from investors. Following WeWork’s crash and Uber’s and Lyft’s failure to take off, the time has come to look at business models that focus on more than just growth The equity industry is still processing WeWork’s IPO farse, but the business model that...

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December 20, 2019
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Rental properties are a ‘terrible investment,’ says fintech company with $22 billion in assets under management

A decade ago, John Paulson, coming off the absolute fortune he had made a few years earlier by shorting subprime mortgages, reportedly told a packed house in New York City to load up on real estate. “If you don’t own a home buy one,” the hedge-fund legend said at the time. “If you own one home, buy...

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China’s Presence in the Bahamas: A Greater Role After Hurricane Dorian?
December 14, 2019
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China’s Presence in the Bahamas: A Greater Role After Hurricane Dorian?

Image: Bahamian residents salvage personal possessions amid devastated homes in the wake of Hurricane Dorian, September 2019. (Source: Time) Introduction The Bahamas, an island paradise less than 60 miles off the coast of Florida, faces a long and expensive rebuild in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian. Nearly 50 percent of the...

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Indian investors flock to Zim
December 14, 2019
Finance

Indian investors flock to Zim

Click here to view original web page at www.sundaymail.co.zw Golden Sibanda Senior Business Reporter THE new dispensation’s rallying call, that Zimbabwe is open for business, has roused the interest of Indian investors amid indications that investment proposals from the Asian economic giant are growing at a fast pace....

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