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Now should be the time of the actively managed fund. The stock market has recovered from its winter breathlessness, but volatility is still high. A perfect opportunity for stock pickers, right? Wrong, says Burton Malkiel, the Princeton economist and arguably the founding father of index investing. In his 1973 book, A random walk on Wall …

HB 2 projects approximately $ 12.6 billion in state spending over the next two years, from general fund, state special revenue, and federal money. Members of the House appropriations committee have been developing the bill for weeks. (Jonathan Ambrarian / KPAX image) (KPAX) HELENA – On Monday, Montana House met all day to consider a …

In 2018, Day One Ventures was launched in Silicon Valley specifically designed to be both a VC and an investor who would also lead the marketing and communications of his portfolio. Two years later, Day One has invested in many startups to achieve this and today filed with the SEC its new $ 52.5 million …

More than 12,000 people donated to approximately 400 nonprofits participating in the annual Fairfield County Community Foundation Giving Day last February. What many didn’t know was that the $ 1.65 million raised that day would help these organizations weather the looming storm on the horizon. Just weeks later, COVID-19 hit Connecticut hard, prompting the cancellation …

Agawam Mayor William Sapelli told MassLive that the free one-day test center at Six Flags New England, which opened on Monday, is to help townspeople get tested before the holidays. It was funded by the CARES Act funding granted to Agawam. “Positive cases are increasing in Massachusetts and we must take all possible measures to …

By Walt Lender, Executive Director, Lake George Association and Eric Siy, Executive Director, The FUND for Lake George Unprecedented threats to the quality of Lake George’s water demanded a revolutionary response. He arrived on March 9. In a move that is both visionary and decisive in action, the Boards of Directors of the Lake George …

U.S. climate policy turned around yesterday, with President Biden using his inaugural day to launch a national and international response to climate change that is diametrically opposed to that of his predecessor. The new administration marked the day by joining the Paris climate accord, revoking the federal Keystone XL pipeline permit, and pledging to “revise” …

Google will expand its operations in Israel with a new hardware development center. The tech giant is set to recruit hundreds of employees under the leadership of the new vice president of engineering for server chip design, Uri Frank. Read more Entrance Capital and F2 Venture Capital crowned most active venture capital funds in Israeli …

Were active fund managers sleeping on the job during the coronavirus crisis? Getty Images Study after study confirms it: passive investment strategies, and the funds that follow them, outperform active management, year after year, cycle after cycle. But surely this time – the six-week period in late February and early March when markets convulsed in …

Julie e greene More than 200 teachers, students, parents, administrators and support staff at Washington County Public School have started to meet to think about ways to close the achievement gap that students have experienced during the COVID pandemic. 19. Gary Willow, deputy superintendent of curriculum and education, recently told a school board committee that …