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Why have 14 blue chip hedge fund managers acquired or started reinsurers?

Why have 14 blue chip hedge fund managers acquired or started reinsurers?

Hedge Funds setting up Reinsurers: Who has done it, and why?. Why do reinsurance vehicles run by hedge fund managers outperform the manager’s own flagship fund?. The operational business of reinsurers set up by hedge fund managers: – Severity Business and Frequency Business – Diversification of risk is key The “Float” arises because premiums are …

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The financial barrier to developing antibiotics? No big payday for drug companies

The financial barrier to developing antibiotics? No big payday for drug companies

JUDY WOODRUFF: But first: our series on antibiotics and the dangerous so-called superbugs building resistance to them. It’s a joint project from our science correspondent, Miles O’Brien, and our economics correspondent, Paul Solman. Last night, Miles looked at the clear and present dangers for patients. Tonight, we start tackling the hunt for new drugs, and …

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Labour’s Red Wall: the places that will decide the election | Anywhere but Westminster

Labour’s Red Wall: the places that will decide the election | Anywhere but Westminster

There comes a point in an election or referendum campaign where we feel we have to go three or four places that are mandatory. Radio: … Labour’s own polling suggests that its vote is draining away in the very places that it needs to hold on to. Pollsters and pundits are talking about the so-called …

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Mary Gates Endowment 20th Anniversary

Mary Gates Endowment 20th Anniversary

One of Mary Gates’ greatest strengths I think and one of her strongest attributes was to not only use her leadership well, but also bring others along as potential leaders. (Parker) I was very excited to be here as a student from the Tulalip Tribes. I was very afraid at first because I was the …

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