CornerCap Blog

Algorithms

Gurus vs. Algorithms

Today, almost everyone uses GPS in their cars to find driving directions.  If you use GPS regularly, you will have experienced a situation when the system came back with incorrect directions.  While...
CharitableGiving

Timing Charitable Donations – Giving vs. Receiving

In this article, we review techniques to improve tax efficiency with particular emphasis on donor advised funds. The US equity markets delivered impressive returns again last year.  Large-cap...
GotEthics?

Jail House Stock (If It Sounds too Good to be True…)

Ponzi schemes can be shocking, particularly when you used to know the guy who created one. CornerCap’s trader Charlie Bettinger reflects on the irony of a former colleague from his Wall Street days,...
Frankenstein

“The Only Thing We Have to Fear…”

Markets have been unkind since mid-September, bringing serious questions about global economic health and even concerns about another 2008 financial crisis.  We provide a broader investment update...

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