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The Medicare Tax on Investment Income

The Medicare Tax – also referred to as the Net Investment Income Tax (NIIT), the Medicare Surtax and several other names – is a tax on certain investment income for domestic workers in the U.S. The Medicare Surtax comes from Section 1411 of the IRC; this section … Continue reading

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The Canadian hotel space: ripe for investment

The outlook for the Canadian Hotel segment is looking ripe for investment according to a recently released report from the CBRE. The CBRE Canada’s 2018 Hotels Outlook Report showed that there was strong operational performance which is expected to continue … Continue reading

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Investment Funds Authority Ildiko Duckor Demystifies Quant Funds and Their Risks

Pillsbury Investment Funds practice co-leader Ildiko Duckor recently spoke with The Hedge Fund Law Report about the strategies and risks inherent in investing in and managing quant funds, which utilize highly sophisticated computer-based models to automate trading activities and are … Continue reading

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Division of Investment Management of the SEC Issues No-Action Letter to SSB

  On May 8, 2018, the Chief Counsel’s Office of the Division of Investment Management (“IM“) of the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “Commission“) issued a “no-action” letter to South State Bank (“SSB“) with respect to its request that the … Continue reading

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SEC Rules and Guidance for Investment Advisers Standard of Conduct

Posted by Jessica Forbes and Joanna Rosenberg, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, on Saturday, May 12, 2018 Editor's Note: Jessica Forbes is a partner and Joanna D. Rosenberg is an associate at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP. This post … Continue reading

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