Three of the world's greatest hiking holidaysLet our experts be your guide to three of the world’s most majestic ranges for lovers of the great outdoors. For more amazing travel ideas, see our 1,000 Dream Trips 1. Take a walk on the wild side in the Alpujarras Rising up from the Mediterranean on the southern slopes of the Sierra Nevada in Andalucia, the Alpujarras is a paradise for walkers, birdwatchers and nature lovers. Why it’s...4
Markets Update: The Rise of the Retail Investor“Exchanges at Goldman Sachs” Podcast – In this episode, Philip Berlinski, COO of Global Equities, provides an update on equity markets, from the growth in day trading to the role of active management in the COVID-19 crisis to the impact of the U.S. presidential election in November. For more episodes of “Exchanges at Goldman Sachs” please visit us at https://www.goldmansachs.com/insights... or subscribe on iTunes https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast This podcast was recorded on June 18, 2020. This podcast should not be copied, distributed, published or reproduced, in whole or in part. The information contained in this recording was obtained from publicly available sources, has not been independently verified by Goldman Sachs, may not be current, and Goldman Sachs has no obligation to provide any updates or changes. All price references and market forecasts are as of the date of recording. This podcast is not a product of Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research and the information contained in this podcast is not financial research. The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are not necessarily those of Goldman Sachs and may differ from the views and opinions of other departments or divisions of Goldman Sachs and its affiliates. Goldman Sachs is not providing any financial, economic, legal, accounting, or tax advice or recommendations in this podcast. The information contained in this podcast does not constitute investment advice or an offer to buy or sell securities from any Goldman Sachs entity to the listener and should not be relied upon to evaluate any potential transaction. In addition, the receipt of this podcast by any listener is not to be taken to constitute such person a client of any Goldman Sachs entity. Neither Goldman Sachs nor any of its affiliates makes any representation or warranty, express or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness of the statements or any information contained in this podcast and any liability therefore (including in respect of direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage) is expressly disclaimed.
US Department of Labor proposes rule banning ESG from funds from pensionsWASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Labor today announced a proposed rule that would update and clarify the Department of Labor’s investment duties regulation. The rule is intended to provide clear regulatory guideposts for plan fiduciaries in light of recent trends involving environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing. Periodically over the last 30 years, the Department has been...
Some very basic macro facts (chart book resource)This chart book tracks the current economic expansion and the evolution of the economy under President Trump, both in terms of how the current expansion compares with other expansions over the past several decades and how it compares with his claims of what his policies will accomplish.
Academics call for 'Five Capitals' approach to global resilienceWriting in the leading academic journal, Nature, Cranfield academics are calling for global resilience to be shaped around the 'Five Capitals'—natural, human, social, built and financial. The academics believe that too often silos exist within Government and within organizations and businesses that mean risks are not anticipated quickly enough or prepared for well enough.
Wilderness, Walking, and Womanhood: Solitary Women in America's Wild Spacesby Katie Poore “How will you defend yourself?” It was one of the first questions my oldest brother asked me on the phone several months ago, along with: “Do you have a knife? Do you know how to use it? Maybe you should just buy a machete, if they sell those at REI. Do you…220
7 Books That Will Change How You See The WorldIf you’re a human and you have a brain, then you probably like using your brain. And if you like using your brain, then you love having those epiphany moments where your hair blows back and you go “Whoa” like Keanu Reeves in The Matrix when he learns Kung Fu from a USB drive in his neck.1.6k