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Minister Vandal announces investment in rare earth processing in Saskatchewan

Funding of 7.5 million dollars through PrairiesCan will help of Saskatchewan mining and mineral processing sector SASKATOON, SK, September 20, 2022 /CNW/ – Mineral mining and exploration continue to play an integral role in formation of Saskatchewan economy. Whether in potash for agriculture, uranium for clean fuel, helium for medical and industrial use, or a …

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The Inflation Reduction Act will spur new investment in affordable housing

Affordable and low-income housing advocates are celebrating the historic passing of the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA). But while the legislation doesn’t specifically address housing, as the Build Back Better package did, community development lending experts at KeyBank are particularly encouraged by a 15% tax on books, investments in environmental justice and funding to increase energy …

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Opto Investments exits Stealth with $145 million in Series A funding to unlock access to private markets for investment advisors and their clients

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Opto Investments (“Opto”), the technology-enabled private market access solution for independent investment advisors, announced today that it has come out of stealth with $145 million in Series A funding. Opto is led by co-founder and CEO director Mark Machin, with co-founder Joe Lonsdale as chairman. The company was operating undercover as “LIT”. Tiger …

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Nitya Capital continues its global growth, opens up investment opportunities for the UAE

HOUSTON-(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today Nitya Capital, an American real estate investment firm, announced that it is expanding into the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as part of its ongoing global growth strategy. Nitya plans to open an office in January 2023 to expand its investor base and provide direct investment opportunities in US real estate amid changing global …

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Always Commit (Private Equity Investing Alphabet)

In the current context of negative public market performance and increased volatility, many investors may be tempted to take a tactical pause in their allocation to private equity. While timing obviously can and does affect PE fund performance, it is a fool’s errand even for experienced investors to actively try to time investments in the …

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Meet the college dropout who invested in Figma and 22 other Thiel Fellows

It’s okay, he said so. Browder recently opined that sleep is better in phases, as most people imagine success as a venture capitalist. But just as Browder skips some phases of sleep, he’s also skipped some phases to become one of today’s most prominent investors in the early-stage startup world. The argument that Browder did …

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Franklin Templeton Canada has launched a global balanced fund leveraging new investment opportunities in sustainable global equity and fixed income

TORONTO, September 20, 2022 /CNW/ – Franklin Templeton Canada today announced the launch of the Franklin Brandywine Global Sustainable Balanced Fund, managed by its dedicated investment manager Brandywine Global. Brandywine Global uses its global perspective to drive the key macro themes that inform both sustainable1 equity and fixed income investments for the fund. With a …

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A look at Miami’s hot multifamily investment market

Rents rose very, very quickly in Miami in 2021. Miami investors believe that apartment rents will likely continue to rise, increasing the value of apartments in Miami, but not as quickly as last year. During the years of the coronavirus pandemic and recovery, millions of apartment renters moved to Sun Belt cities, where apartment rents …

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GOP leaders are targeting “woke” investments through state pension funds

Republicans in state capitals across the country are turning to an investing concept known as environmental, social and corporate governance, or ESG for short. Describing these investment criteria as “wake up“ and “misguided activism,” Republican Party officials argue that by considering these factors when making investment choices, financial institutions are putting ideology before making money. …

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Oakland investment adviser charged with securities fraud | USAO-NDCA

OAKLAND – John Mendes, a registered investment adviser, was charged in a federal information filed today with securities fraud for trading insider information, United States Attorney Stephanie M. Hinds and FBI Special Agent in Charge Sean Ragan announced . According to information filed in federal court in Oakland, Mendez, 39, a former Oakland resident, is …

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