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A 99-year-old Wall Street veteran reveals the secrets of her success

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As she nears 100, Irene Bergman has top tips for having a long career on Wall Street: Don\’t do anything stupid. Consider investment returns, the financial adviser at Stralem & Co. said within an interview at her New York apartment, where, encompassed by paintings from Dutch masters, she telephones her clients. While many investors nowadays obsess over quick profits, it ...

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Commodities are crashing to 13-year lows as investors dump gold ahead of Fed rate hike

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The rout in commodities deepened with prices at risk of the lowest close since 2002 because the prospect of higher U.S. rates of interest sent gold tumbling. Gold plunges to lowest since 2010, piling pressure on miners already facing razor-thin margins If gold prices remain below $1,100 for any prolonged period, analysts warn more mine closures are inevitable. Read on ...

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