A Smooth Transition To A New CEO At The Capital Group

There is a change in leadership at the Capital Group. The death of company CEO and chairman Jim Rothenberg from a heart attack has led the company to promote veteran portfolio manager Timothy D. Armour to chairman and CEO of the Capital Group. Armour is an experienced investment advisor that’s been involved in financial services for more than three decades. Timothy Armour graduated from Middlebury College with a bachelor’s degree in economics. He was then chosen to participate in The Associates Program at the Capital Group. The company was impressed with Timothy Armour he has spent his entire career there.

Founded in 1931, the Capital Group is among the world’s largest and oldest investment management companies. Through it’s offices in America, Europe, Asia and Australia the company manages over $1.39 trillion in assets. A privately held company, Capital Group offers a wide array of financial services products. They include 40+ mutual funds, private equity, several collective investment trusts, investment services provided for high net worth U.S. investors, along with offerings to meet the needs of individual investors as well as institutional clients from all over the globe.

Timothy Armour has held a number of different positions at the Capital Group. The first years he spent there he worked as an equity investment analyst specializing in working with global telecommunications companies as well as U.S. service companies. In his more than three decades with the Capital Group he’s had a series of promotions that culminated with him becoming the chairman of the company’s eight-person management committee. Armour was also a respected deputy to Jim Rothenberg the company’s chairman and CEO. As deputy chairman, Timothy Armour has been a vocal proponent of using in-house research to identify the long-term benefits of several active fund management techniques. He also advocated for the company engaging with the media and being more open.

When Jim Rothenberg died of a heart attack, the company voted to have Timothy Armour replace him as chairman and CEO. That’s in addition to his role as chairman and principal executive officer of the Capital Group’s Capital Research and Management Company. Having spent over 30 years with the Capital Group has helped to prepare Armour to take the helm of the company and lead them to a prosperous future. Industry wide Timothy Armour is a respected financial services expert with the skills, knowledge and experience to maintain the company tradition of success.

Hair Care Do’s & Don’t’s

We all love our hair. It defines us all (in-a-sense) since everyone is completely different in nature. Whether it’s a man’s short follicles or a lady’s long flowing locks; hair is a direct reflection of self that should always be maintained to the best of our abilities. Did you know that many people does not take care of their hair properly? The very things we do on a day to day basis could be setting us up for disaster and this is why. Here are some of the top reasons people experience bad hair days:

  • Too Much Washing of The Hair
  • Constance Use of Perms and Dyes
  • Weather Conditions

Did you know that over-washing your hair causes damage in the long run? Yes and according to Wikipedia, that’s because your actually stripping the natural oils and moisture right from the scalp itself. Dyes and Perms may give you a distinct appearance, but these products are chemically based. You’re pretty much playing “Russian Roulette” with your glorious locks which causes dryness, breakage, and hair loss in extreme cases. If you live in warmer more humid climates then you should prepare yourself for some frizz action. For colder climates a loss of volume is common as well as flakes and breakage. The best thing to do is understand your climate situations, cut back on hair treatments, and ditch the chemical additives.

WEN Hair gives people a much more healthy way for growing and maintaining healthy hair. This brand created by stylist Chaz Dean is exclusive as it can handle the toughest of situations thanks to it’s organic source of ingredients. Lavender, cucumber, fig, sweet almond oil, pomegranate extract, wild cherry bark, rosemary extract, panthenol, glycerin, and many more makes up the advanced formulas. For total hair care that’s backed by facts, expertise, and nature; (WEN) products are the best way to go. The products are sold on QVC stores and Sephora.

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The Reasons to Wear Lime Crime

Doe Deere, a Russian immigrant who has found New York City, a city that she has truly called home, is an individual who has achieved much despite her youth. Doe Deere is a businesswoman who never thought that her career would involve the word of business. Doe Deere has always been a creative individual and has always been interested in the art of makeup not just to be used to coverup any blemish or imperfection on the face, but to also be used as a way to express an emotion. Doe Deere loves bright colors and feels lucky that she is able to use bright and bold colors in her work everyday. Doe Deere is an inspiration in the makeup industry due to the fact that she has not only made a successful career within the industry, but also due to the fact that she has changed the way many of her clients wear makeup.

 

Doe Deere believes that makeup should not only be about beauty, but it should also be about feeling confident and possessing a positive attitude on the inside and on the outside that is infectious to others. Doe Deere believes that makeup is not about looking professional or one’s best for others, but instead should be about making oneself feel confident. Doe Deere loves experimenting with bright and bold colors to use for the clients of her company and loves using her many types of makeup for not only the eyes, but also for the lips and for the cheeks.

 

As the name suggests, Doe Deere’s favorite color to use on the faces of her clients is the color of lime due to the fact that she believes that the lime color brings out the beautiful features in every boy or girl that decides to wear makeup. With an international fan-base, Doe Deere has dubbed her many fans as her little unicorns. This name was given as a way to compare her company to the that of a unicorn, a positive creature that is known to spread happiness and is unique to individuals all over the world.

 

Doe Deere founded Lime Crime in 2008 and has since then grown the company to become an international sensation that has changed the way that all individuals wear makeup. Doe Deere has empowered both men and women to wear makeup for themselves and to feel emboldened and confident with their color choices. As a successful businesswoman with many achievements and awards under his wing, Doe Deere has many plans for the future of the company. Doe Deere will continue to expand her business to to earn more and more trust from clients that are looking for a new way to express themselves.

Learn more:

http://www.ilovelimecrime.com/

MB2 Dental: A Management Firm Founded By Dentists For Dentists

MB2 Dental Solutions is an organization in the dental industry that is a partner to affiliated dentists and practices in numerous locations. They provide a plethora of services to help those affiliates run their practices without having to relinquish their control of patient care and the practice’s standards. This organization has over 70 affiliated locations in an astounding 6 states. They were founded in 2009 by Dr. Chris Steven Villanueva, the company’s CEO. Dr. Villanueva, DMD, started out like most dentists and became frustrated with the many problems in the practice models of the industry. He founded MB2 Dental to be able to provide dentists with the ability to get back to what they do best: Being dentists, while still being able to reap the benefits of their talents. He sought to combine the great attributes of single practitioners and group practices while eliminating the negative ones. Since its establishment in 2009, the company has risen to its high credibility, their many affiliated locations, and has a staff of over 75.

 

 

At MB2 Dental the importance of patient care and satisfaction is their utmost concern when it comes to their affiliated practices. They take the load off of these practices by taking care of all non-clinical areas of management which can be very taxing and time consuming. They handle human resources by managing the practice’s staff, from benefits to write-up. They take care of every small item when it comes to staffing management. When it comes to accounting and finance, MB2 Dental tracks spending, gives reports and recommendations, and helps practices to make sound financial decisions. They even take care of their affiliate’s credentialing because they know their affiliate’s patients depend on them. MB2 Dental also takes care of their affiliate’s compliance regarding every dental regulation, which can be sometime overwhelming. They give each affiliate a personalized approach to their compliance issues. In addition to these services, they provide affiliates with all of their IT needs, giving them updated systems and technology to help ensure their operations always run smooth.

 

 

MB2 Dental is a management firm built by dentists, for dentists. This helps ensure their values as a company are always met: patients before profits. Dr. Villanueva, CEO, has years of experience as an associate dentist, associate dentist trainer, and mentor. Their President, Justin Puckett has been an attorney in the industry, and an executive at a dental practice management company. Justin Carroll, the Chief Operating Officer has served the industry in private equity investing and operations improvement consulting.

 

 

 

Chris Burch Has A Nose For Business

The fashion industry has many aspects that make it popular. One of the aspects that gets the most attention is the fashion. People love the fashion. People enjoy the look and attention that is placed on the fashion. Beautiful models wear the clothes that are made and designed by well known fashion designers. The ideas and concepts that are created by fashion designers are looked at by many people around the world.

 

A popular design can change the life of the fashion designer who creates the fashion and the model who wears it. Very few business industries can have the impact on people that the fashion industry does. Only a few industries tend to compare to the popularity of the fashion industry. One of these industries is the technology industry. In many ways, the technology industry is similar to the fashion industry. The technology industry has a huge impact on the world. The technology developers who develop the latest technology innovations are well known and powerful.

 

As the fashion and technology industries continue to grow in popularity. A combining of the industries has been done in some manner by taking fashion designs and placing aspects of technology into some designs. This is an interesting and different way of bringing fashion to the public. However, technology is a huge market and fashion is a huge market. The combining of the two markets in anyway is an opportunity to cross over the market audiences. This is beneficial for both the technology and financial industries.

 

As more fashion designs come to the market with some aspects of technology in the designs. The public perception of technology and fashion will change somewhat. For many people, the idea of fashion and technology together is interesting yet unusual. Although not the norm, the technology and fashion industries are not traditional industries. Both industries feed on change and difference.

 

A business executive who knows a lot about change is Chris Burch. A successful businessman who has started numerous companies that have went on to become very successful, Chris Burch has made a name for himself in the business world. He has started companies in a variety of business industries. While many people do not understand the challenges that each industry brings, starting companies in different industries is very hard because every company has to be ran based on the challenges of the specific industry. Chris Burch starting successful companies in multiple industries is amazing.

Find out more about Chris Burch:

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2013-02-15/chris-burch-becomes-a-billionaire-as-fashion-stock-surge

Keeping Your Online Reputation Intact

The advent of modern technology has made it harder than ever before to maintain a good reputation. The internet is a free realm where anyone can post whatever they like about a person or business. In a way this is good, because once there is negative information out there, it is possible to push it down with more of the positive. When there is bad information out there about a company, business or individual it is important for that entity to take control of their reputation online. Online reputation management is a key and very important part of maintaining a good look in the public eye.

Fortunately, there are experts who handle these situations and they can be found for hire. Online Reputation Reviews experts know how to use search engine optimization to push down the negative information by providing a glut of good information. Search engine optimization allows key words to be used in the articles and web pages of good info so that they appear first in a search. Proper positive web content that is dotted with key words in the right spot can land a web surfer on 100 pages of positive content before they find one word of negative information. Though the internet is a free market, anyone can post what they want, and the negative cannot be erased, the positive pages that can be written will flood out the negative and this information will be much more difficult to find.

Even the best companies, people, and businesses can get a bad rap due to one or two bad customers who had a negative experience. If 2 out of 100 customers are unsatisfied, don’t let their negative opinions ruin it for everyone else. Flood out their negative content with positive SEO and their negative reviews and opinions will be forgotten forever. It can cost a little bit of money to get positive SEO flowing into the search engines and have it done by a professional, but the money saved by attracting good future customers, business partners, and clientele cannot be emphasized enough.

 

Soros Takes The Charge In Fighting Fake News

“Fake news” has become a hot-button topic after the surprising 2016 presidential election, in which Donald Trump won. Many on the liberal side have stated that people sharing “fake news” stories on Facebook swayed the election by spreading deliberate lies that painted Hillary Clinton and other liberal causes in a negative light.

However, many conservative officials have been just as concerned, as “fake news” spread by liberal people have also painted them in a negative light.

To combat this flood of problematic posts, George Soros, the liberal billionaire and Hungarian financier, will help fund a fact-checking initiative on Facebook that will flag “fake news” and help protect people from misinformation. There are many people praising this idea, though many are worried about what it could mean for the future of Facebook.

What Is Fake News?
“Fake news” comes from stories posted online on questionable sites or those that are either making up stories or reporting rumors and conspiracy theories as true news. This is different from sites like “The Onion,” as they explicitly label themselves as a parody or satirical site. These are typically sites with a specific agenda that report stories that have no grounding in reality.

Examples of this from both sides of the political fence are “Pizzagate,” which includes allegations that Hillary Clinton and other Democrats are committing sex crimes in a pizzeria, and reports of Donald Trump saying things he didn’t say. For example, many people still share the meme of him saying that he would run for president as a Republican “as they were stupider” and easier to manipulate. He never said anything like this.

How Soros’ Initiative Can Help
George Soros’ funding will help Facebook implement a non-profit and apolitical fact checker that will automatically gauge each piece of content posted on the site. It will then let users know whether or not the stories have passed fact check. For example, stories will be checked out by both ABC, Snopes, and other groups to ensure they are real.

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The idea is to create a positive and truthful environment on Facebook that will help stem the tide of harmful “fake news” that has spread so much wrong information. People tend to do very little research before posting a story from a preferred news site, and this may help stem that tide.

There Are Some Complaints
Some conservative commentators, particularly those of the “alt-right” movement” have claimed that Soros’ involvement with the project shows a liberal bias and they are worried that conservative content will be censored and removed in favor of liberal ideas.

George Soros has stated multiple times that it is a bipartisan effort and that conservative fact checkers will be included to help balance the fairness of the process.

Whatever the complaints, it is important that somebody do something to help eliminate the negative cycle of “fake news” that is misinforming so much of the American public. Continual denial of reality could put them in a state to be more easily manipulated or cause them to turn further away from their government and the culture around them.

Read more about George Soros’s life on Biography.com
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Focus on the Exodus of Constitutional Ideas

The area of comparative constitutional law is fast changing according to some top legal scholars. Top scholars among them Sujit Choudhry are developing a new framework that will attempt to explain the practices that are considered cross-constitutional and influence their direction development. Their aim at this juncture seems ambitious and there are some quarters that tend to disagree with them. There are some people who do not believe that that this area of law requires a certain reorientation.

 

 

Standpoint

 

 

A number of debates in North America have failed to place any controversy on the use of foreign law judicially in the broad framework that brings around such debates. Currently there is no methodology that matches the standard of performing a good constitutional analysis that combines both the descriptive and normative elements. The contributors to the debate are aiming at getting a standpoint that will be the best available to bridge the gap that exists between practice and theory of the comparative constitutional law. The standpoint is comparative law, which interestingly forms the primary field for researching how the legal ideals travel in the arm of private law. The project aims at changing the framework that is existent and has frowned upon the use of the term “borrowing” for “migration”.

 

 

About Sujit Choudhry

 

 

Sujit Choudhry is both the Center for Constitutional Transitions‘ Faculty Director and founder. This is the first center based in a university that mobilizes and generates knowledge that support constitutional building. In the world of comparative constitutional law, he is an internationally recognized authority. He has written severally likening constitutional design as an effective tool to managing transition from violent conflict to democratic politics that are peaceful especially in countries whose societies are ethnically divided.

 

 

Choudhry is an author who has edited a number of collections. At the moment he is working on two more collections. He features in the UN Mediation Roster, has worked at the World Bank and as a constitutional expert who has supported constitutional transitions in Tunisia, Jordan, Egypt and Libya. He was a Governing Toronto Advisory Panel member, and sat in the board of the Legal Aid Ontario. According to Oxford Journals, Choudhry appeared as the counsel on record in the matter of security certificates (Charkaoui) in the Supreme Court of Canada. He also appeared on behalf of Khadr 1 and Khadr 2, the Guantanamo detainees. In 2011, Choudhry was declared the Practitioner of the Year by Toronto’s South Asian Bar Association.

More information for Sujit Choudhry here: https://www.amazon.com/Books-Sujit-Choudhry/s?ie=UTF8&page=1&rh=n%3A283155%2Cp_27%3ASujit%20Choudhry

Madison Street Capital’s Annual Report Forecasts More Hedge Fund M&A Deals

Recently, Madison Street Capital released its annual report on hedge fund industry merger and acquisition. The report shows that the performance of the hedge funds was above the industry average. The transaction volume of the M&A was 27 percent more than that reported in 2014. AUM seeks to measures the size of transaction. According to Madison Street Capital, the increase was reported in the fourth quarter of the year. During this period, there was a stronger wave of transactions. Moreover, the company believes that the wave portended that 2016 would have the highest number and volume of M&A transactions.

According to the report released in December, the value of hedge fund assets was at its highest point. This is particularly surprising since the performance of most hedge fund strategies had been average throughout the year. This lag prompted many hedge fund managers to look for new ways to generate revenues. To this end, hedge fund investors are allocating money to alternative asset management sectors in hopes of keeping their businesses afloat.

For small hedge fund managers, the poor performance made it difficult for them to make profits. These firms are finding it harder to generate the minimal capital needed to maintain optimal portfolio levels. This situation has seen them accrue more liabilities. Operating costs have been rising despite the overwhelming pressure from clients who are demanding for lower fees.

Speaking during the release of the annual report, Madison Street Capital’s senior managing director, Karl D’Cunha, pointed out that the stronger deal environment in hedge fund industry has been improved by the availability of deal mechanisms. He added that these deals accommodate both sellers and buyers. This information was originally reported on Hedge Week as explained in the following link http://www.hedgeweek.com/2016/02/09/236314/madison-capital-provides-2016-outlook-hedge-fund-ma

About Madison Street Capital

Madison Street Capital is a renowned investment-banking firm. The company has been committed to the virtues of leadership and service, excellence and integrity in delivering services to its clients. The firm has been responding quickly to opportunities. Madison Street Capital’s approach to business enhances corporate finance transactions where investors and owners of business benefit. The company has adequate experience and knowledge to match buyers and sellers. Over the years, their methodology has played an integral role in enhancing their services. The employees have adequate knowledge on matters of corporate finance. This includes valuation, due diligence, deal structuring, market pricing, mergers and acquisition, engaging in alternative exist strategies and specialized financing.

The company has a history of helping different clients achieve their goals. Madison Street Capital’s experience is in the areas of corporate finance and corporate governance. This way, it leads in the provision of financial advisory services. The firm has offices in Africa, Asia and North America. Its global view and approach to business gives equal emphasis to networks and local business relationships. Some of the services provided by the company include corporate advisory, financial opinions, asset management, business valuation, financial reporting as well as tax planning and wealth preservation. This information was originally published on Madison Street Capital’s website as outlined in this link http://www.madisonstreetcapital.com/about-us

Hair Styling Advice Everyone Should Embrace For Perfect Results

Styling your hair to match the results you want to achieve gives a fulfilling effect and is one of the ways to stay cool and feel good about yourself. There are many options one can utilize to style hair and keep it looking young and strong. However, many people don’t find the right information to help them in styling their hair to match their preferences.

The first step towards having great hair is cleaning and applying conditioners. Getting the right shampoo is something that one cannot overlook while in pursuit of that perfect look. First, you need to understand how different types of shampoo react with your skin to avoid falling victim of reactive elements used in most shampoos. Also make sure your hair type agrees with the shampoo you choose to apply. Most thin hairs need shampoo that comes with more cleansing agent to help in removing dirt and oil that easily attaches to the hair.

If your hair is colored and you don’t want to lose the color, you have a choice to use shampoo that is made with color preservative. It is the best choice for such a situation and you are assured the hair will come out looking better. Additionally, a good shampoo should not affect your scalp or leave your hair weaker.

Wen By Chaz

Chaz Dean is a professional who is respected for coming up with the idea to launch on QVC network Wen By Chaz, a company that offers hair and beauty products. He started off as a photographer before he extended his passion into beauty. Wen By Chaz has gained popularity especially among ladies for offering high quality products that have been useful in treating and maintaining hair. The company has worked with several celebrities by helping them to choose the right fashion styles and hair makeovers.

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