November 14, 2017

Chatter about Bitcoin has been virtually impossible to avoid lately, and rightfully so. With its price surpassing $6,000 USD in the past week, the cryptocurrency’s lifetime high has investors wondering whether they missed the train, or if the ascent is just getting sta...

October 19, 2017

With the numbers in favor of Catalonia’s secession reaching a whopping 90% of voters, the issues in Spain are just getting started. Even if the push for independence doesn’t materialize, the sheer existence of the referendum is a massive warning to the rest of the worl...

October 6, 2017

September was a rough month for the United States in virtually every capacity. The South is still shaking from the hurricanes, and the numbers reflect that toll. The unemployment rate is now at 4.2%, but signs of improvement lie in the increased Labor force participati...

September 26, 2017

We all know the power of data – Google has been flaunting it for the past 20 years. But typically when we think about data, we associate it with some sort of technological or scientific innovation. Rarely do we escape the trap of functional fixedness, even in such an i...

September 14, 2017

The economically formidable reverberations that have ensued after the recent earthquakes are by no means surprising, but they are immensely important. Not only for the sake of the domestic economy, but for the markets abroad as well.

September 7, 2017

With the implementation of the JOBS act in 2013, crowdfunding has seen an exponential increase in activity. The law opened the doors for non-accredited investors to put money into equity-based ventures – including the sale of securities within real estate. Many compani...

September 5, 2017

At the conception of your company, you're tasked with answering one of the most important questions for your future - who do I hire?

August 25, 2017

It’s easy to tell that real estate in the US is booming. But with so many investments coming from undisclosed entities and widespread contributions from both the public and private sectors it's becoming harder and harder to pinpoint the origin of the industry’s sur...

August 24, 2017

The startup world is unique. Comprised of lean business plans, co-working spaces, and virtually no path to serve as precedent; the journey to success is subject

August 10, 2017

When you hear the word “Fintech,” you probably associate it with the concept of disruption. Whether that’s a subconscious hope that traditional finance is uproo