Authored by Raul Ilargi Meijer via The Automatic Earth blog, Potential earthquakes and black swans are right ahead of us. What else is new? On April 16, Turkey has a referendum to decide whether Erdogan will become de facto supreme ruler. Show More Summary
One week ago, when shares of the UK-based Imagination Technology crashed 70% overnight after Apple announced it would cease using the tech company's graphics technology for new products, including phones, tablets, and watches, in a push...Show More Summary
Now that we’ve carefully explained that you’re just not up to the task of preventing a black swan event, hopefully you have made risk management a priority. So, to help you understand, at a high level, what this is, we’re reprinting this classic post from 2010. Most of the articles out there get the basics […]
Maybe, after years of humming and hawwing you finally put a proper supply chain risk management program. Maybe you feel you’ve learned enough about disruptions to identify them early and react quickly and the threat of those black swans has been minimized. Maybe you just had the worst disruption in a decade and you know […]
What a difference a year makes: not that long after Apple was considering the acquisition of Imagination Technologies, overnight the shares of the UK-based chip designer imploded, crashing as much as 69% after the company announced Apple...Show More Summary
Because he's not a hero. He's a silent guardian, a watchful protector...a Black Swan.
Interested in precious metals investing or storage? Contact us HERE The Market Has Its Head Buried Deep In The Sand Posted with permission and written by Dave Kranzler (CLICK HERE FOR ORIGINAL) Several “black swans” are looming which could inflict a financial nuclear accident on the U.S. Show More Summary
For Tommy Banks of the Michelin-starred Black Swan, vegetables should be as exciting (or, in the case of his slow-cooked beets, as packed with beefy flavor) as meat.
Societe Generale is out with its latest quarterly chart of swan risks that threaten to rock the global financial markets. Interestingly, the firm has not updated either the major negative or positive risks to markets since its post-US...Show More Summary
To find out the tail risk (black swan) of your trading.
Authored by Howard Kunstler via Kunstler.com, Can you see those swans coming in for a landing on Pond USA? They’re not exactly black swans, because you knew they were out there circling, but they’re dark enough against the twilight’s...Show More Summary
Black swan events are rare and surprising occurrences that happen without notice and often wreak havoc on society. The metaphor has been used to describe banking collapses, devastating earthquakes and other major surprises in financial, social and natural systems.
(University of Washington) A new analysis by the University of Washington and Simon Fraser University is the first to document that 'black swan' events also occur in animal populations and usually manifest as massive, unexpected die-offs.
Yet another black swan couple has found out just how cruel humankind can be. [ more › ]
So Natalie Portman had a 4-day old baby the night of the Oscars which was the real reason the actress missed this year’s February 26th Academy Awards. A rep for the Black Swan actress told PEOPLE magazine that she and her choreographer...Show More Summary
Strange things have been happening the past few years. Black swan errors have been taking place on a regular basis -- such as the wrong crowning of Miss Universe, an egregious error in the announcement of the best movie of the year --...Show More Summary
"Black Swan" Oscar winner and husband Benjamin Millepied welcomed daughter Amalia on Feb. 22.
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Virgil Abloh’s OFF-WHITE has linked up with luxury French skiwear label Moncler to drop a collaborative “Black Swan” collection. The new pieces arrive just weeks after the pair’s previous capsule. Releasing under a sub label named “Moncler O,” the assortment contains windbreakers, hoodies, sweaters, T-shirts, pants and caps. Show More Summary