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Robert Rosenkranz
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Robert Rosenkranz is CEO of Delphi Financial Group, an insurance holding company with assets of over $14 billion, founder of a group of investment partnerships, and Chairman of the Intelligence Squared U.S. Debate series. As Director of The Rosenkranz Foundation, he leads philanthropic initiatives focused on higher education, public policy and the arts.

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Eight Percent Tax Free With a Government Guarantee

(24) Comments | Posted April 14, 2015 | 8:38 AM

What's the catch?

The catch is that the guarantee is from the government of Puerto Rico.

The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico is U.S. territory. Its residents are U.S. citizens who can move freely to any of the 50 states. In some ways they have the best of all...

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Good Deflation: A 'Tax Cut' for Working Families

(1) Comments | Posted February 3, 2015 | 12:10 PM

The conventional wisdom, embraced by the Fed and by most economic commentators, is that deflation is bad. And the 20-year economic malaise of Japan proves it. When prices are declining, consumers have no incentive to spend, since whatever they contemplate buying will be cheaper tomorrow. And investors have no incentive...

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Memo to Investors: Join the Parade

(0) Comments | Posted January 16, 2015 | 10:03 AM

In the last year and a half, approximately half a trillion dollars has flowed into passive index strategies. This is around four times the flow into active strategies during the same period. Should you join the parade, abandoning actively managed funds and investing instead through Indexed mutual funds and ETFs?...

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Notes From the Front: Are We Securing Our Vital Interests Abroad?

(28) Comments | Posted March 29, 2011 | 11:38 AM

If only we had political leadership worthy of our military. That's the one sentence take away from my recent trip to Iraq and Afghanistan (under the auspices of the Council on Foreign Relations, headed by Max Boot, their senior defense analyst, two of their military fellows and about 10 DVs...

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