Congress Proposes Legislation Limiting Section 1202 Earnings Exclusion

When Congress enacted Section 1202, it noted that the earnings exclusion was intended to “encourage the flow of capital to small businesses, many of which have difficulty attracting equity financing.” When the percentage gain exclusion was raised to 100% in 2010, Congress noted that “the increased exclusion and elimination of the minimum tax preference for small business stocks will encourage ...

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Courting startups: Singapore raises funds to boost IPOs

SINGAPORE, Sept. 17 (Reuters) – The Singapore government on Friday unveiled a S $ 1.5 billion ($ 1.1 billion) fund as part of a scheme to attract stock market listings from the city-state, with the aim of strengthening its exposure to the region’s booming technology sector. . The government and public investor Temasek co-investment fund will provide late-stage private finance ...

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Using AI for Credit Risk Assessment to Improve Results

With American consumer debt climb to over $ 14 trillion, to avoid costly defaults, lenders need to filter credit risk more accurately than ever. Traditional portfolio analysis is not enough to understand the complex factors that contribute to credit risk. Instead, lenders need to take a more holistic approach to assessing the financial health of borrowers, starting earlier in the ...

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The most expensive animals in the world

Some oppose this approach, arguing that it fails to capture unquantifiable traits of the natural world, such as the psychological well-being it provides. Others say that living things are priceless. But the idea is that it can motivate people to see natural ecosystems in a whole new way – especially people who never think except economically. “The overall goal of ...

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New investment fund for business owners in the South and West to create wealth for communities

Four years ago, when Tiffany Williams started her coffee and restaurant business Exquisite 501, she was unable to access capital through a bank. Williams instead completed an entrepreneurs program at Sunshine Enterprises and received funding from Greenwood Archer Capital. And now she’s hoping that a new community micro-investment fund will provide her with the money to grow her business even ...

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Hogs-Georgia Southern Essential Gameday Info

We’re back at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium this Saturday afternoon for a third consecutive week. Here’s a look at the most important information ahead of Saturday’s game against Georgia Southern. Razorback app. Access your tickets, receive game-related push notifications, listen to live audio. Match Day Text Line: Text 479-575-3313 with questions. (This line is reserved for SMS) Before match ...

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Visa (V) wins but lags in the market: what you need to know

Visa (V) closed at $ 223.81 on the last trading session, marking a movement of + 0.35% from the previous day. This change was smaller than the S&P 500’s 0.85% gain on the day. Prior to today, shares of the global payment processor had lost 4.9% in the last month, trailing the business services sector gain of 0.21% and the ...

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