We got a look at Carlson Capital’s numbers, and they’re solid in a brutal year
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We got a look at Carlson Capital’s numbers, and they’re solid in a brutal year

Carlson Capital's two biggest multi-strategy funds, Black Diamond and Double Black Diamond, returned 2.4% and 2.6%, respectively, in 2018. That was after finishing down in the prior year,…

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Disney’s Netflix competitor could hit 50 million subscribers in 5 years, but Wall Street sees 2 major risks to its strategy
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Disney’s Netflix competitor could hit 50 million subscribers in 5 years, but Wall Street sees 2 major risks to its strategy

UBS analysts estimate Disney's upcoming Netflix competitor, Disney+, will hit 5 million subscribers in its first year after launch, and 50 million subscribers in its first five years.…

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8 cloud computing startups to bet your career on in 2019
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8 cloud computing startups to bet your career on in 2019

From data infrastructure to cloud infrastructure, these are the cloud computing startups that are poised to make waves in 2019.

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Brexit: Labour MPs launch bid to force Jeremy Corbyn to back Final Say referendum
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Brexit: Labour MPs launch bid to force Jeremy Corbyn to back Final Say referendum

Labour MPs pushing for a new Brexit referendum will try to force Jeremy Corbyn into backing one by supporting a Commons motion as early as next week. They believe…

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Theresa May’s no-confidence vote survival means the Brexit deadlock will continue
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Theresa May’s no-confidence vote survival means the Brexit deadlock will continue

Theresa May has survived a vote of no confidence called by the opposition Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn.Her survival in the vote comes after her Brexit deal with…

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The ‘Swiss cheese model’ explains how the US government shutdown is making air travel more dangerous by the day
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The ‘Swiss cheese model’ explains how the US government shutdown is making air travel more dangerous by the day

The US government shutdown has quickly affected air travel. Getty Images The government shutdown has sidelined flight-safety inspectors with the Federal Aviation Administration. One of those inspectors told…

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Marcelo Bielsa presents detailed tactical analysis after admitting Leeds have spied on every opponent
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Marcelo Bielsa presents detailed tactical analysis after admitting Leeds have spied on every opponent

Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa admitted he has sent staff to spy on all of their Championship opponents this season in an eccentric press breifing which included a projector presentation of his…

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How long would it take to organise a new Brexit referendum?
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How long would it take to organise a new Brexit referendum?

One of the practical obstacles faced by the campaign for a second referendum on leaving the EU is the view that it cannot be held before the planned…

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China’s biggest fall in exports in two years is bad news for all of us – and this is why
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China’s biggest fall in exports in two years is bad news for all of us – and this is why

The place to watch if you want to know what is going on with the world economy is not so much America, but China. We are not used…

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Transfer news – LIVE: Latest rumours, gossip and done deals from Arsenal, Man Utd, Liverpool, Chelsea, Spurs and more
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Transfer news – LIVE: Latest rumours, gossip and done deals from Arsenal, Man Utd, Liverpool, Chelsea, Spurs and more

The Premier League's January transfer window is upon us with Manchester United, Arsenal and Tottenham all set to be busy. Chelsea have made the biggest splash with the signing of Borussia…

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