by Felix Richter, Statista.com
-- this post authored by Niall McCarthy
The amount of wealth controlled by the world's population of super rich individuals continues to increase every year.
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-- this post authored by Stuart Pitson, University of South Australia
You find yourself sitting in your doctor's surgery. It's only been a few days since your initial visit to check on these pounding headaches you've been waking up with, along with some dizziness, nausea and vomiting, and a general drowsy and disconnected feeling.
Infographic Of The Day: Is Your Company Just 1 Weak Password Away From A Security Breach?
Today, just about everything we need to do is available as a cloud offering. With services like Office 365, Google Apps, and Dropbox,businesses are putting some of their most valuable intellectual property into the cloud. With all this convenience comes risk. With the use of a large number of 3rd party services, the enterprise landscape is far more complex. Corporate assets are now available from anywhere, with only a password protecting access to them.
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by Fabius Maximus, FabiusMaximus.com
Summary: Campaign 2016 has taught us invaluable lessons, as we choose between a clown and a Clinton - a servant of the 1% (sponsored by Goldman). Somewhere in our future lies the Third Republic.
Written by Investing.com Staff, Investing.com
Investing.com Technical Analysis (as of Thu, 30 June 2016 05:00pm EST)
Below, technical overviews and analysis for key stock indices, commodities and currency pairs, based on market activity at the close of the 30 June 2016 U.S. session. This information is a comprehensive summary derived from simple and exponential moving averages along with key technical indicators shown for specific time intervals.
30Jun2016 Market Close: US Markets Close Higher, DOW Up Triple Digits, SP 500 Can't Make The 2100 Le
30Jun2016 Pre-Market Commentary: US Futures Are Gearing Up For A Third Day Of Gains, Investors Watch
July 2016 Economic Forecast: Outlook Continues Slightly Recessionary. Too Early To Factor In Brexit Impact.
Written by Steven Hansen
Econintersect's Economic Index continues marginally in contraction but insignificantly improved. The index is slightly above the lowest value since the end of the Great Recession. Although Econintersect does not buy into proposition that Brexit is bad for the global economy, the financial markets do - and their reaction may cause a recessionary dynamic. For those alive in 1973 will remember that the oil embargo triggered a recession. Global events can contract the USA economy.