Q1 2024 Performance Review – Commentary: “Contrarian Investing – Easier Said Than Done”

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In the first 3 months of 2024, the Value & Opportunity portfolio gained +3.2% (including dividends, no tax) against profit +6.0% for Benchmark (Eurostoxx50 (25%), EuroStoxx small 200 (25%), DAX (30%), MDAX (20%), all TR indices). Links to previous Performance reviews can be found at Performance page blog. Some of the other funds I follow … Read more

EQT acquires more acreage of natural gas-rich Appalachia as Equinor ends operating Lower 48

EQT acquires more acreage of natural gas-rich Appalachia as Equinor ends operating Lower 48

EQT Corp., the nation’s largest natural gas producer, is swapping some of its Pennsylvania stake in the Marcellus Shale in exchange for Norway’s Equinor ASA, which is divesting its Ohio operations and paying $500 million to settle the overall transaction. Agreement with Equinor USA Onshore Properties Inc. and affiliates includes 100% of its interests and … Read more

Enterprises vulnerable to third-party vendor data breaches

Enterprises vulnerable to third-party vendor data breaches

In today’s digitized operating environment, a business is only as good as its cyber defenses. And with Change healthcare allegedly facing a a new ransomware attack after the previous one massive breach in February, while A year notified its customers on Friday (April 12) that 591,000 accounts were affected two separate cyber attackssecuring their cyber … Read more

Dichotomy with Artificial Intelligence for Climate Change | Data Driven Investor | by Deepa Ramachandra | April 2024

Dichotomy with Artificial Intelligence for Climate Change |  Data Driven Investor |  by Deepa Ramachandra |  April 2024

Image source: iStock “We need an AI race: to develop artificial intelligence that… strengthens climate action (and) artificial intelligence that moves us towards the SDGs.” — UN Secretary General António Guterres Today’s climate crisis thus says that a rush to find any solution that “overburdens” climate action is inevitable. The latest artificial intelligence hysteria has … Read more

King’s Color gets the final touches for the Haworth manufacturer’s 60th anniversary

King's Color gets the final touches for the Haworth manufacturer's 60th anniversary

Wyedean Susannah Walbank with her father Robin Wright outside the recently renovated mill HAS Manufacturer Haworth is completing the regimental King’s Color next week (April 8) to mark its 60th anniversary. Invited guests will have the unique opportunity to see a fourth generation family business complete the intricate embroidery of the Irish Guards Regimental Color … Read more

(Blog) White Mochaccino Rejected – Read During Your Coffee Break! -Trademark

Modern De-SPAC and the Way Forward - Securities

April 4, 2024 The Novagraaf Group You only need to register or log in to Mondaq.com to print this article. In a decision of 15 March 2024, the Board of Appeal of EUIPO confirmed that the application for the trademark “White Mochaccino” lacks distinctive character and cannot be registered for ” Coffee beans … Read more