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Year’s end is time to pay attention to investment tax planning

Now is the time of year when you should be looking at year-end investment tax planning. Much of this consists of reviewing any realized gains in your taxable accounts and seeing if you have any unrealized capital losses which, if ...

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As Bitcoin Scrapes $10,000, an Investment Boom Like No Other

On American exchanges, the price was hovering around $ 9,700 on Monday. The skyrocketing price has brought forth no shortage of skeptics, from Jamie Dimon, the chief executive of JPMorgan Chase, to Warren E. Buffett, who have variously called it ...

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SoftBank and Saudi Arabia Partner to Form Giant Investment Fund

Photo A SoftBank store in Tokyo. The Japanese conglomerate has had success in investing in companies rather than buying them outright. Credit Thomas Peter/Reuters SAN FRANCISCO — SoftBank of Japan has already earned a reputation as one of the most ...

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Sapphire Raises $1 Billion for Investment in Start-Ups

Photo Nino Marakovic, chief of Sapphire Ventures, said that many venture firms scrambled to raise money this year as public markets dipped. Credit David Paul Morris/Bloomberg Sapphire Ventures has closed on a $ 1 billion fund to invest in privately ...

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Investment in Internet Start-Ups Appears to Slow in China

Photo The Baidu headquarters in Beijing. A hiring freeze at the company has signaled recent caution about spending. Credit Greg Baker/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images HONG KONG — China’s Internet companies, in recent years, have been the shining stars of ...

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Iconiq Capital Leads $85 Million Investment in Alteryx

While market volatility has scared away some venture investors, the firm advising some of Silicon Valley’s most prominent billionaires is not dismayed. Iconiq Capital, known for advising the Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg, has helped lead an investment in Alteryx, the ...

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