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The General Electric Dilemma

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Every year, industrial executives (as well as the rest of Wall Street) would travel down to a coastal resort off Sarasota, Florida to hear General Electric’s CEO, Jeffrey Immelt, present his outlook on the company. Last May, Immelt expressed a very positive ou... More »

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Warren Buffett’s Bet Against Hedge Funds

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Ten years ago, Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett made a bet with a hedge fund manager that the S&P 500 would outperform a certain group of hedge funds in the next decade. The results were somewhat surprising; his S&P 500 fund experienced an annual gain of ... More »

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Trickle-Down Economics: Does It Work?

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Trickle-down economics is the idea that decreasing taxes, especially on businesses and the upper classes, will stimulate the economy and lead to long-term growth. Trickle-down economics is a descendant and occasionally derogatory term for supply-side economics... More »

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An Interview with a Private Equity Associate

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Na­jeeb Baqui is an as­so­ci­ate at a lower-mid­dle-mar­ket energy pri­vate eq­uity firm based in Boston, MA with an office in Houston, TX. Com­ing into pri­vate eq­uity with quite a di­verse back­ground, Na­jeeb has learned from many func­tions in fi­nance; f... More »

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Spotify Going Public

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Spotify AB has filed a Form S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission to offer stock on the New York Stock Exchange. According to sources familiar with the listing, Spotify plans to offer shares in March or April of 2018. This is the most recent major ad... More »