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Planetary Resources Raises $21Million

Planetary Resources, a company specialized in the earth observation business announced that it has raised $21M from investors such as Tencent and Google co-founder Larry Page. The company leverages its Ceres system, a constellation of satellites equipped with infrared and hyperspectral imaging capabilities, to provide real-time, intelligent and useful data to industries such as agriculture, gas […]

How Economic Cycles Affect What You Should Do

The economy is cyclic. We have period of growth followed by period of deceleration. We all know that and we have witnessed some of the biggest bubbles and period of growth in the last decades. This will always be the case as it is the normal cycle of business. Still, the interesting aspect of this […]

The Earth Observation Industry

Leveraging existing and new asteroid prospecting technologies, Planetary Resources uses hyperspectral and infrared sensors to detect the composition of materials and measure thermographic properties of materials on earth from space. Planetary Resources is among a number of companies that compete in what is referred as the earth observation business. The idea is to gather new data […]

Business Opportunities Arise When The World Crumbles

The beginning of this year 2016 is filled with substantial uncertainties. China is still heavily suffering which provoke important turmoil and volatility in the financial markets. The Fed just raised its interest rates for the first time in years. The Middle East is prone to constant incidents and geopolitical tensions. Europe’s growth is uncertain. Valuations […]

War On Oil Price

Saudia Arabia’s decision to further reduce the price it charges for its supply of oil will continue to create pressure on commodities price overall and will continue to rattle the markets in the weeks ahead. We can continue to expect a lot of volatility in the equity market and with the right timing and patience, […]