Programs Encourage New Business Investments

Presently, CAPCO is seeking insurance companies to participate in contributing $50,000,000 in long-term equity and debt to assist with its initiatives. One of the benefits offered to insurance businesses is a tax credit against premium taxes. The District of Columbia CAPCO program is designed to encourage the economy by creating ...

Three Money Managers Start EnTrust Capital

In May of 1997, the New York Times published an article on three Goldman Sachs money managers who left that company to start a new investment firm. Michael Horowitz, Gregg Hymowitz and Mark Fife started EnTrust Capital Inc. in New York City to manage money for high net worth clients such as pensions and profit sharing plans, charities, corporations, endowments and private individuals and ...

What to expect when buying a home that is undervalued

According to the Than Merrill from FortuneBuilder, there are a ton of things to consider when purchasing a home, however one thing to be very weary of is a home that is undervalued. Although it may seem on the outside that you are getting a great deal, the home owners may be withholding some details about the house that have led them to list it at a low price. This may spell disaster for you ...

Coke invests in fast-growing organic juice maker Suja

From Fortune.com: Coca-Cola has acquired a minority stake in organic juice maker Suja, a fast-growing beverage brand that has already sold more than 40 million bottles. The investment will give San Diego-based Suja access to Coke’s KO -0.77% massive distribution network to additional stores across the U.S., and also help the juice company boost manufacturing capacity to meet growing demand ...

Investments lead to job creation

Economies run by spending, and availability of opportunities that earn people income. The access to jobs in a country is necessary for economic growth and development. While other governments opt to give jobs, some want to fund corporations that can create jobs. All the methods are proven to work, but it depends on the option the authorities choose. DC Mayor Anthony Williams and several ...

Different services CEO’s use to find jobs

Competition in a congested metropolitan area such as Washington DC can be fierce for a stable and solid career, and Nels Olson placed CEO positions definitely fall into a category of high demand! In our modern, fast-paced world, traditional job search techniques such as newspaper want ads are often ineffective or outdated and not much assistance in locating employment. What are some options ...

Oil price slumps to lowest level in more than 6 years

From Washington Post: The price of U.S. crude oil has tumbled to its lowest level in more than six years. The latest slide on Tuesday came as OPEC said its production rose to a three-year high. China also devalued its currency, suggesting economic growth there was softer and could cause lower crude demand. Benchmark U.S. crude fell $1.88, or 4 percent, to $43.08 a barrel in New York. Its ...

Airlines Boost on-Time Rating, but Spirit Often Runs Late

From ABCNews.com: If you get on a Spirit Airlines flight, there’s a 50-50 chance that your flight will be late. Perhaps then it is no surprise that Spirit has the highest complaint rate of any major U.S. airline. Spirit, a low-fare, high-fees carrier with a clientele of mostly leisure travelers, had by far the worst on-time performance in June among 14 airlines tracked in a government ...

Improve the value of your San Diego home today

The real estate market has been down for many years, but recently the market in San Diego is starting to tick upwards. This change has lead Than Merrill (http://www.thanmerrill.com/)and other real estate investors to consider selling homes in their area, as for years there has been a tapped up supply of homes that people have desired to sell. With the real estate market rebounding, now is the ...

NYC hotel plans and changes

One of the most riveting story lines facing New York City today revolves around the conversation of hotels and apartments. One can barely leave their home in the morning without facing conversation about rising housing costs, AirBNB, or hotels. One of the biggest concerns people have is that companies are utilizing spaces that one would be used for residential or office space as hotels. This ...