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- Tom Silva
Will Disney Take Lucasfilm and “Star Wars” To the Next Level?
With its recent acquisition of Lucasfilm, Ltd., the Walt Disney Company has wagered $4.05 billion that it can increase the worth of the formidable “Star Wars” franchise. Included in the sale are the copyrights for “Star Wars”, producer shares in the “Indiana Jones” movies, as well as Lucas’ Industrial Light and Magic (ILM), an awards-winning […]
- Neal Wankoff
Is a Dot.Berlin Internet Domain In Our Future?
The dot.com era is moving on. Websites will soon be able to end with anything from “.shop” to “.canon” after the group that manages Internet addresses approved the historic change. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), which until previously allowed just 22 suffixes including “.com” and “.org,” will accept almost any word […]
- Sam Gould
Bad Debt? Sell It on the Stock Market
To purge their balance sheets of debt and avoid future writedowns, more and more U.K. banks are considering plans to transfer commercial property loans into REITs. Such strategies entail using REITs as publicly traded “exit vehicles” to limit the losses they and their borrowers face. The British Property Federation is currently pushing the idea to […]