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Primark Back In The Game After The Shock Of Covid

“Primark has been lost in the retail jungle during the pandemic, left stranded by repeated Covid closures. Without an online crutch to lean on, it’s been a harsh environment during lockdowns with a £1.1 billion hit to revenues. Even when stores were open, social distancing meant like-for-like sales were 15% lower. Q1 2021 hedge fund […]
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UK’s Northern Powerhouse Property Market Pulls Ahead Of The South

The more you head North the higher the house price growth, as the UK’s Northern cities continue to attract interest from investors and tenants, Ascend Properties analysis has found. [soros] Q1 2021 hedge fund letters, conferences and more House Prices In The North Increase By 9.8% Collectively prices increased by a huge 9.8% in the […]
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Corn Trades Higher, COVID Economic Impacts

Turner’s Take: COVID economic impacts, Corn trades higher, CBOT up again on global weather concerns Q1 2021 hedge fund letters, conferences and more “The U.S. economic recovery pace accelerated between February and April as COVID vaccinations increased and consumers returned to travel and other entertainment options,” reports Daniels Trading Senior Commodities Broker Craig Turner, author of Turner’s Take […]
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Little Growth In SPACs

Autonomous air-taxis, robotic exoskeletons and rocket ships. Those are the kinds of early-stage bets that are taking special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs) from little-noticed to notorious. But they aren’t the only kinds of businesses using SPACs to transfer risk from VC and PE portfolios to public market investors. Q1 2021 hedge fund letters, conferences and […]
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Getting Hooked on Short Selling; Stock Shorts Collapse

Whitney Tilson’s email to investors discussing stock shorts collapse; excerpt from his book: ‘Getting Hooked on Short Selling’. Q1 2021 hedge fund letters, conferences and more Stock Shorts Collapse 1) Following up on what I wrote in Friday’s e-mail about the carnage among short sellers, this Bloomberg article documents the unsurprising result: Stock Shorts Collapse […]
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Elon Musk Denies Autopilot Use In Fatal Tesla Crash

On Monday, Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk made a remark about his company’s automated driving systems’ involvement in a fatal crash in Spring, Texas. Tesla Model S crashed this weekend, the accident killing two victims. The authorities alleged victims were riding in the passenger seats with no one behind the wheel. Q1 2021 hedge […]
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“All-To-All” Corporate Bond Trading Goes Mainstream

April 20, 2021 | Stamford, CT — Long held assumptions about how corporate bond markets operate have changed as investors and dealers are increasingly comfortable trading anonymously with best execution the ultimately goal. Q1 2021 hedge fund letters, conferences and more In all-to-all (or A2A) markets – where all market participants are able to trade […]
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Dogecoin Bounces Higher On A Fresh Wave Of Speculation

“Dogecoin has bounced higher, fueled yet again by chatter across internet forums, with influencers pushing the crypto currency higher. Q1 2021 hedge fund letters, conferences and more Dogecoin Is A Speculative Bet As we saw with the GameStop frenzy earlier in the year, traders have once again adopted a game mentality, trying to propel the […]
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A Rising (or Falling) Crypto Tide can Lift (or Lower) All Coins

Below is a short note on recent tides in BTC and crypto-assets from Justin Chuh, Senior Trader at the regulated digital asset investment manager Wave Financial. Q1 2021 hedge fund letters, conferences and more Short-Lived Highs Bitcoin, ether, and almost every other of the 8,000+ cryptocurrencies in the $2 trillion class enjoyed relatively short-lived highs […]
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UK’s Homebuyers Head To More Affluent Areas

Half of homebuyers head to more affluent areas during property market boom Q1 2021 hedge fund letters, conferences and more Research by estate agent comparison site, GetAgent.co.uk, has revealed just how instrumental the pandemic has been in shaping the property priorities of UK homebuyers. The monotony of months spent at home due to lockdown restrictions […]
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Leasehold Home Sales Are Driving UK’s Property Market

Leasehold property sales are driving activity in these areas of the property market Q1 2021 hedge fund letters, conferences and more UK’s Property Market Is Driven By Leasehold Home Sales Research from Warwick Estates has revealed the areas of England where leasehold home sales are driving the property market, accounting for as much as 99% […]
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Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky: Winter Is Now Over

CNBC Exclusive: CNBC Transcript: Airbnb Inc (NASDAQ:ABNB) Co-Founder & CEO Brian Chesky Speaks with CNBC’s “TechCheck” Today Q1 2021 hedge fund letters, conferences and more WHEN: Today, Friday, April 16th WHERE: CNBC’s “TechCheck” Following is the unofficial transcript of a CNBC exclusive interview with Airbnb co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky on CNBC’s “TechCheck” (M-F 11AM […]
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Dogecoin Maybe Worth More Than $1 At The End Of 2021

Oddsmakers Have Grown More Confident in Bitcoin and Dogecoin Following Surge-filled Week Q1 2021 hedge fund letters, conferences and more Dogecoin Maybe Worth More Than $1 Copenhagen – April 16, 2021 – Dogecoin currently has 5/1 odds (16.7% implied probability) to be worth more than $1 at the end of 2021, according to betting aggregators […]
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Where Entrepreneurs Can Find Health

When you become an entrepreneur, one of the first orders of business you must deal with is health insurance. Whether you have employees or not, health insurance is a necessity in the U.S., but it can be challenging to find a good plan. Here are some tips to help you locate health insurance for your business. […]
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David Einhorn Blames GME Short Squeeze On Chamath and Elon

David Einhorn's Q1 letter to investors expresses displeasure with the Tesla founder.