• Michael Brun's New Music Will Make You Forget All The Negative Things You've Heard About Haiti

    3 monthes ago - By Forbes

    The 25-year-old artist looked to his heritage for inspiration.
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  • Drive Capital's Chris Olsen sees the Midwest as the ‘frontier of innovation' after 5 years in Ohio

    Drive Capital's Chris Olsen sees the Midwest as the ‘frontier of innovation' after 5 years in Ohio

    3 monthes ago - By Venture Beat

    When Sequoia Capital partners Chris Olsen and Mark Kvamme left Silicon Valley to start their new venture capital firm in Columbus, Ohio, they bet their careers on the idea that the Midwest was one of the biggest overlooked investment opportunities.
    Today, there's still no equivalent of Sand Hill Road in the Midwest. But interest in investing in Midwest startups hasn't cooled off since Olsen and Kvamme started Drive Capital in 2012. The firm is now on its second, $300 million fund, and has invested in 29 companies to date. Some of the firm's most well-known investments include...
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  • What Investors Need To Know About China For 2018

    What Investors Need To Know About China For 2018

    3 monthes ago - By ETF Daily News

    Last Friday marked the first day of the Chinese Lunar New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, China's most important holiday. The fire rooster struts off-stage, clearing the way for the loyal earth dog.
    According to CLSA's tongue-in-cheek Feng Shui Index, health care, consumer and paper products are favored to outperform early this year, followed by internet, utilities and tech leading into the summer.
    Around this time I always pay close attention to transportation and industrials. “Chunyun,” which translates to “Spring Festival Transportation,” is a 40-day travel season that's known...
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