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Facebook Is A Phenomenon, But Is It A Good Investment ?

Mark Zuckerberg

The biggest question mark over Facebook as an investment – at least at a price valuing the company at $77bn to $96bn – was raised by Sir Martin Sorrell, chief executive of the advertising giant WPP, who warned: 'You interrupt social conversations at your peril'.

Debt and Currency Crisis Punish Europe's Leaders

Euro Toliet Roll

For Europe's elected political leaders, the debt and currency crisis has taken an extraordinarily heavy toll. Of 17 governments in the eurozone using the single currency, 10 have been drummed out of office in little more than a year, more often than not directly because of the crisis.

Ex-Sky Capital CEO Sentenced To 12 Years For Fraud


Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, has announced that Ross Mandell, a former CEO of Sky Capital, a brokerage firm, and related Sky Capital companies, was sentenced in Manhattan federal court Thursday to 12 years in prison.