The Year Socialism Became a Dirty Word—Again

(Bloomberg) — It was a bad year to be any kind of socialist in Europe. The decline has been long and agonizing for a once-dominant force, but in 2019 falling popularity reached new depths and raised questions over whether reinvention can lead to a revival.   A decade ago, the prime ministers of Britain, Spain, Greece and even…

Volvo Group Names Lead For New Autonomous Unit

Volvo Group has named a financial services executive to lead its new autonomous solutions unit. Nils Jaeger will oversee Volvo’s efforts in autonomous and connected vehicles, including the driverless Vera port vehicle, autonomous agricultural applications in Brazil and automated mining operations in Norway. Jaeger is president of the Europe, Middle East and Africa for Volvo…

Is Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P. (BIP) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds?

Does Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P. (NYSE:BIP) represent a good buying opportunity at the moment? Let’s quickly check the hedge fund interest towards the company. Hedge fund firms constantly search out bright intellectuals and highly-experienced employees and throw away millions of dollars on satellite photos and other research activities, so it is no wonder why they…