Based on the estimates of Markets and Markets research, the bioethanol industry will be a $68.95 billion market, with the expansion of its uses across various sectors including transportation, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, alcoholic beverages, and others.
It was a decade ago when people were introduced to Bitcoin and blockchain technology. Both were scrutinized for being shady, with some going as far as calling it a scam. There are many who are still not convinced with Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, but the same can’t be said about blockchain technology.
The cannabis industry is an emerging “sunshine” industry whose growth, unfortunately, is being stalled by legislative restrictions. Majority of countries in the world have legal restrictions whether it be on the cultivation, transport, sale, and use of cannabis. While some enforce stricter rules, others adopt laws that are not being implemented well. In the United States, regulations on marijuana vary across its 50 states.
Returnboost Performance Recap and 2018 Outlook: 2017 was a strong year for global stock markets, and our portfolios were able to follow this trend nicely. Since 1994, the U.S. stock market had the eighth best year with a gain of 21.2%. Our benchmark, a Global 60/40 Stock/Bond portfolio, rose 14.5%. Our Momentum portfolios grew between 10.2% (Conservative) to 20.4% (Aggressive), tracking the overall bull market very well.
Sometimes new companies can discover wealthy investors who are willing to invest their capital in their organization in return for some sort of compensation. This need for funding can be solved by finding an Angel investor.
It never fails. I recently returned from a cruise vacation, and of course, standing out on deck watching whales, glaciers and the coastal terrain of Alaska drift past, the commentary among my little cluster of fellow passengers fell to, what else?
One often discussed investment strategy among investors is following the so-called “smart money.” This strategy involves coat-tailing large, institutional investors such as hedge funds, pension funds and mutual funds into their investments.