Many a person looks forward to retirement when there is time to travel, relax, and enjoy life to its fullest.
Ultimately, both individually managed accounts and mutual funds have their proper place among today's investment alternatives.
As the authors of Wealth Protection, MD and as advisors to numerous physician clients, we are constantly amazed at how few physicians have actually taken the necessary steps to shield their homes from lawsuits. Doctors pay millions in dollars over their careers for medical malpractice insurance coverage and often thousands more to protect some of their assets, yet they still fail to protect their single largest asset. Why is this?
Jena, Germany—Carl Zeiss Meditec has acquired a 62.69% ownership stake in the French company IOLTECH after reaching an agreement with Philippe Tourrette, IOLTECH's main shareholder, in December.
Baltimore—Ongoing programs at the FDA's Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) are having a positive influence on bringing more safe and effective drugs to market, said Wiley A. Chambers, MD.
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ—U.S. MedSys Corp. has formed the PMC Ocular Network, a group of 1,100 ophthalmologists in 14 states that will be presented to healthcare payers concerned with escalating costs of diabetes care.
Managers can beat their benchmark in one of two ways: they can take on more or less risk than the benchmark (beta), or they can simply pick stocks in good sectors (alpha).
Ramsey, MN—BMC Industries Inc. has sold most of the assets of its Vision-Ease Lens business to Insight Equity A.P. X, LP, a Texas-based limited partnership.