Economy & Finance

Facebook Chief Security Officer Leaving After Clashing Over “Spread Of Disinformation”

Update 2: Minutes after Stamos’ tweet statubg he was still “fully engaged” at Facebook, Reuters ‘sources’ reported that he will leave the firm effective in August, and has already has responsibilities for countering government-sponsored disinformation taken away from him. FACEBOOK INC CHIEF SECURITY OFFICER ALEX STAMOS TO LEAVE EFFECTIVE IN AUGUST FACEBOOK HAS ALREADY TAKEN […]

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Feeling 'Tigger-like' About The UK Yet?

Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg Brexit transition deal sorted, debt down, growth in tact – are you feeling ‘tigger-like’ about the UK? Chancellor Philip Hammond thinks you should be. We are ‘facing the future with unique strengths’; ‘our companies are in the vanguard of the technological revolution’, and we have ‘the world’s most global city, and its […]

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With Rollback, Dodd-Frank Is Now Officially A Dud

U.S. Global Investors With Rollback, Dodd-Frank Is Now Officially a Dud I often remind investors to look past the negative and find the positive. Last week provided no shortage of big splashy headline stories, from yet another high-profile personnel shakeup at the White House to a nail-biter special election in Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional District, from […]

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7 Top Monthly Dividend Stocks and Funds to Buy

Market value: $1.5 billion Distribution rate: 7.4%* Expenses: 1.32% Closed-end funds are a nice fishing pond for investors hunting for monthly dividends. If you’re unfamiliar with the asset class, closed-end funds (CEFs) are mutual-fund-like products, but they trade on the New York Stock Exchange like stocks. However, they shouldn’t be confused with ETFs like PGX […]

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Living in the Lap of Luxury

By Richard McCarty According to a report it filed with the US Department of Labor, the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) spent over $2.3 million at 4- to 5-star hotels around the world in 2016. (Data for 2017 is not yet available.) With so many of SEIU’s members working low-paying jobs as janitors and health […]

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