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Virtu Financial is buying KCG Holdings for $1.4 billion

(Source: www.businessinsider.com)

(Reuters) – High-speed electronic trading firm Virtu Financial Inc said it would buy rival KCG Holdings Inc in a $1.4 billion deal, helping Virtu bolster its businesses that have softened under reduced market volatility. 188 more words

Money Matters

How Humanitarian Law is Serving as a Feeder to Sustainable Fashion

Much like Wall Street funnels aspiring fashion designers, who spend several years in finance building their skills and amassing funds before starting a business, there’s an emerging trend of lawyers and human rights advocates making the switch to fashion. 1,194 more words


Machiavelli on the Power of "Virtue"

What is virtue? Some might say goodness, morality, and character. Aristotle, one of the greatest Greek philosophers, said virtue consisted of four elements (prudence, temperance, courage, and justice) and was the foundation for any effective action. 259 more words

Machiavelli's Three Key Concepts

If a political scientist were asked who might be the most misunderstood writer of political theory, he would probably have the name of Machiavelli high on his list.  900 more words


Machiavelli’s Prince: Power, states and principalities

Prudence and the Prince

A pragmatic Italian, a realist and a contemporary political philosopher, Machiavelli was a prudent advisor to the Florentine Republic. The Prince was written in a period of the Renaissance, when Europe was plunged into multitudes of warring periods between states and princes, for the struggle of power. 439 more words


Solo per genitori

C’era una volta un ragazzo di nome Ben.
Lavorava in una tipografia.
Ma il negozio era di suo fratello maggiore, e non andavano tanto d’accordo. 569 more words