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Market Commentary - Q1 2023
Below is an excerpt containing this quarter's market commentary. To download a copy of our full quarterly newsletter, cl... Read more
04/18/23 | Birchbrook Team | Quarterlies
The Scammers Never Give Up!
Schwab has notified us that a new scam campaign has been launched against account holders. This one combines computer po... Read more
05/18/23 | Birchbrook Team | Boughs & Branches
A Bit About Bitcoin
The value of a single bitcoin has increased dramatically in just the past seven months. On September 1st, the price was ... Read more
03/27/21 | Birchbrook Team | Birchpapers
Reddit, Robinhood and Market Timing
The philosopher Rene Girard made a case for the existence of what he called “mimetic desire.” Essentially, he theorized ... Read more
02/27/21 | Birchbrook Team | Birchpapers
When Low Risk Isn’t Low Risk
Much has been made in the news lately about March marking the one-year anniversary of the COVID-19 pandemic. Of course, ... Read more