The Great (And Terrible) Startup Slowdown

The days of rapidly-growing startup companies and new business launches in the United States have slowly come to a halt. Statistics show entrepreneurship in the U.S. has been declining and the startup rate has dropped significantly in the past few decades.

2017-06-19T15:02:35+00:00January 12th, 2017|Blog, Economy, Finance|Comments Off on The Great (And Terrible) Startup Slowdown

When Coups Depress the Economy – or Don’t

Though the Turkish economy suffered what Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Mehmet Simsek termed a “knee-jerk reaction” in the immediate wake of an unsuccessful and short-lived coup attempt, investors still fear for the stability of the market.

2017-06-19T15:02:35+00:00August 16th, 2016|Blog, Economy|Comments Off on When Coups Depress the Economy – or Don’t

Markets Don’t Care If Your Government’s a Mess

To many investors, buying government debt seems like the smart move, because they stand to lose less than they expect to otherwise. If this trend continues, and bond prices continue to climb, investors could actually earn money by selling their bonds amongst themselves for a higher price than what they paid.

2017-06-19T15:02:35+00:00August 5th, 2016|Blog, Economy, Finance|Comments Off on Markets Don’t Care If Your Government’s a Mess

How Investors Are Preparing For Brexit’s Market Impact

Shock at the outcome of the Brexit's narrow vote to leave the European Union has triggered unprecedented political and social repercussions, both internally and on the world stage. While the UK untangles itself from economic and political EU regulations, investors untangle the effects of the Brexit vote on the global market, which fell into disarray [...]

2017-06-19T15:02:35+00:00July 12th, 2016|Blog, Economy, Finance|Comments Off on How Investors Are Preparing For Brexit’s Market Impact

About Steven

Steven Sands is Co-Founder, Partner, and Senior Portfolio Manager of Sands Brothers Asset Management. A veteran New York investor with a passion for making a global impact, Steven invests in businesses that improve quality of life and spur job growth, particularly in the science, food, and healthcare industries. Steven is also a devoted family man [...]

2017-06-19T15:02:35+00:00March 30th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on About Steven

Steven Sands

Steven Sands is Co-Founder, Partner, and Senior Portfolio Manager of Sands Brothers Asset Management. A veteran New York investor with a passion for making a global impact, Steven invests in businesses that improve quality of life and spur job growth, particularly in the science, food, and healthcare industries. Steven is also a devoted family man [...]

2017-06-19T15:02:35+00:00March 30th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Steven Sands