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August 6, 2015
Lending and fintech

Lloyd, Can You Spare a Dime?

Lending and Fintech Having spent a couple of decades working in the trenches of financial services, I can say that one learned behavior yet to leave me […]
July 31, 2015
connected smart home house

Smart homes can be dumb when it comes to security

With home automation systems becoming ever smarter and more connected and with an increasing number of homes coming “online”, one could posit that our day-to-day life […]
July 27, 2015

SkyTek Series: Regulating U.S. Drone Risk [Regulatory News]

As FTI continues to hone in on the world of drone-related business and policy, we’ve cherry picked some interesting snapshots from the previous week with our […]
July 25, 2015

SkyTek Series: Mitigating Drone Risk [Industry News]

As FTI continues to hone in on the world of drone-related business and policy, we’ve cherry picked some interesting snapshots from the previous week with our […]
July 24, 2015
flirtey drone delivery flight

First drone delivery of medical supplies made in the US

This week, drone delivery in the US took another step forward, with a Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) approved drone making its first US government-sanctioned delivery of […]
June 17, 2015

Credit Where Credit is Due

For at least as long as humans have been recording history, we’ve been borrowing from one another. And, even without the benefit of spreadsheets, financial models, […]
May 29, 2015

AMD Bonds: How Much Time Is Really Left On The Clock?

For unrelated reasons, I’ve been thinking about AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) recently and an article posted here on Seeking Alpha caught my eye as it commented on the […]
May 11, 2015

Looking for Bonds? Think Twice About These Apples

The last two articles related to debt that I posted here on Seeking Alpha focused on what is, essentially, the anti-Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) from a profitability point […]
April 29, 2015

Coupons for Tesla

A couple weeks ago I penned a piece on Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) outstanding convertible bonds with a view to clarifying what the price of a convertible bond […]