Category: Z Legacy: Top Finance



The US government tells the whole world to go FATCA themselves

July 1, 2014 Vienna, Austria If you want to gather honey, don’t kick over the beehive. This was how Dale Carnegie titled the first chapter of his 1936 personal development masterpiece—How to Win Friends and Influence People. Carnegie had sensible advice: if you want to keep people on your team, first and foremost

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How is this not a MASSIVE conflict of interest?

June 9, 2014 En route to Europe Henry Ford once said, “It is well that the people of the nation do not understand our banking and monetary system, for if they did, I believe there would be a revolution before tomorrow morning.” He was right about at least one thing– it’s true that

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Out of the frying pan, into the frying pan

January 7, 2013 Talca, Chile There are few original thinkers in professional finance. It’s much easier for an individual to step back and say, “Holy Meltdown, Batman, this system is deeply, woefully, fundamentally flawed…” I can see it, you can see it. But somehow, as soon as they put someone in charge of

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An International Man’s View of Finance

Money is a tool that can provide tremendous personal freedom; consequently, the acquisition of wealth is a worthy and noble endeavor.  As global investors and entrepreneurs, we are constantly finding compelling business and investment opportunities that are based upon boots on the ground intelligence coupled with a solid assessment of macro trends. We

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