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The following is part 2 of an extract from a white paper, written for select hedge fund clients by StreetFeeds client Vision Research, a boutique SPAC Research firm. This paper, which has been embargoed until now for their client’s exclusive use, details the SPAC process from end to end and shares key points of what makes a SPAC a good short or long investment opportunity.
A recent ruling by The New York State Department of Financial Services, has major implications for asset capture in the ETF industry. The President of BlackRock, Robert S, Kapito, said during the company’s Jan. 14 earnings call that BlackRock is “very excited about the fact that insurers now will use more ETFs to represent their bond Portfolio.” BlackRock is the sponsor of iShares and likely to be among the largest beneficiaries of the new ruling. Full details from Herb Blank at ValuEngine, as always, analyzing what you need to know.
Axiomatic Data’s new ESG data elements facilitate the ranking and analysis of companies in the Russell 3000 for the Social "S" component of ESG. This legally mandated, company-reported data answers the question, “On a relative basis, how well are employers in the Russell 3000 treating their employees?”
The former CEO of $30 Billion LyondellBasell (LYB) left the company last month, just months after an unusually abrupt resignation. The board of LYB has hired Peter E.V. Vanacker to take over as CEO, but a definitive start date has not yet been set. Does this indicate a red flag, or can we expect smooth sailing for LYB? Executive team research firm Management CV did the diligence, what they found is of critical importance to LYB investors. The following is a brief extract of the full research report.
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