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Sep 20

Is Cryptocurrency the Future of Real Estate?

By Steven Smith | Financial News , Meanderings , Money

A couple of forward-thinking real estate professionals in Boulder are prognosticating that the blockchain technology and Bitcoin – the most popular form of digital currency – will revolutionize real estate transactions, the Boulder Daily Camera reports. And they may be right. At least in part. Jim Merrion, a Boulder realtor, claims to have promoted Colorado’s […]

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Jun 05

Compelling Interview With SEC Chairman Mary Schapiro

By Steven Smith | Financial Lifestyle , Investment Management

In this compelling interview, fellow Franklin & Marshall College alum Mary Schapiro discusses how her previous experiences shape her SEC leadership today, as well as the benefits of collaboration, the ways that the SEC uses the advisor perspective in developing policy, and how the SEC will move past the 2008 financial crisis with certain safety nets having been removed by Congress. For anyone interested in how the markets will be regulated moving forward, this interview at the Investment Company Institute Conference is 43 minutes well spent!

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