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A founder of Visual Capitalist, Jeff holds a BCom from the Sauder School of Business at UBC. Jeff believes that a fusion of information and design can bring investors unique insight in a way that has never been done before. Originally hailing from Penticton, BC, Jeff is also an avid traveller, ... more

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War And Peace: How Violence Is Disrupting The Global Economy
The Global Peace Index calculates the total cost of violence using purchasing power parity (PPP) by considering three factors. Between 2012-2017, the cost of violence increased by 11% to $14.6 trillion.
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Mapping The Most Important Ethereum Forks
Ethereum continues to be a leading blockchain platform, with the highest number of decentralized apps (dApps) and a massive, engaged community.
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Ranked: The 20 Easiest Countries For Doing Business
Contrary to popular belief, the hardest part about running a business may not be finding customers, it’s getting one started. Depending on the public policies of your country, you might struggle or succeed in opening and operating a business.
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The Race To Invest In The Space Economy
Advances in satellite and rocket technology mean that costs are declining across the entire commercial space economy. Because of this, the global space industry may jump light years ahead in the next few decades.
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The History Of Interest Rates Over 670 Years
Today, we live in a low-interest-rate environment, where the cost of borrowing for governments and institutions is lower than the historical average.
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Mapped: The World’s Biggest Oil Discoveries Since 1868
Entire economies and nations have been built on the discovery and exploitation of oil and gas, while some nations have misused this wealth─or projected growth just never materialized.
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AAPL Apple Inc.
FB Facebook Inc
GLD SPDR Gold Trust ETF
GM General Motors Company
GOOG Alphabet Inc. (Google)
MSFT Microsoft Corporation
PM Philip Morris International Inc.
SO Southern Company
T AT&T Inc.
TWTR Twitter Inc
VZ Verizon Communications
WRK WestRock Company
YHOO Yahoo! Inc.
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Palladium: The Secret Weapon In Fighting Pollution
The world needs stable and steady supplies of palladium today, and well into the future.
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Over billions of years, extraordinary amounts of gold and other metals were deposited and spread throughout the Earth’s crust.
How Different Generations Would Invest $10,000
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