Category Archives: Technology

Gains, Jobs Report, and Updates

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through October 7th US stocks posted their fourth straight week of gains on generally solid economic news. The S&P 500 gained 1.2% and the Dow climbed 1.6% for the week. Internationally, Japan rose 1.4% … Continue reading

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Bonds, Debt, Bankruptcy and More

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through September 23rd US Stocks edged up over the week led by bank stocks who reacted positively to the potential for another Fed rate increase this year. The S&P 500 rose 0.1% and the … Continue reading

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International and US Stocks, Household Income, Apple and More

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through September 16th US stocks had one of their best weeks of the year, hitting record highs, with Hurricane Irma not as bad as feared. The S&P 500 rose 1.6% and the Dow jumped … Continue reading

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Suspending Borrowing Limits, The ECB, and More

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through September 9th US stocks eased over the week on concerns over Hurricane Irma and North Korea tensions. The S&P 500 declined 0.6% and the Dow fell 0.9%, for the week. Abroad, Europe eased … Continue reading

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Hurricane Harvey, Jobs Report, Inflation, and More

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through September 2nd US stocks rose on a news heavy week driven by positive economic and corporate news and despite Hurricane Harvey and tensions with North Korea. The S&P 500 rose 1.4% and the … Continue reading

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Ep. 19 – Cloud Security: Extending Beyond 4 Walls

In this episode of the Lead. Learn. Thrive. Podcast, Nate Solloway, Systems Engineer/Outsourced IT Manager at Raffa and Martin Nash, Senior Vice President and Director of Information Security at EagleBank, discuss cyber security in the cloud from multiple perspectives. These … Continue reading

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How Can A CIO Impact Your Organization?

By Marisa Mancini, Raffa Technology Technology is always changing, always evolving. But many organizations struggle to keep up, preferring to use outdated systems that do not fully serve their needs. Information Technology (IT) staff are often hesitant to venture beyond … Continue reading

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