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  1. Boston Scientific Experiments to Find Growth

    With some 21% 12-month stock gains on the table, how much patience are investors ...
  1. Are hedge funds on the buy side or the sell side?

    Learn about hedge funds and their role within the buy-side/sell-side relationship, the differing landscape and future challenges ...
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    Learn which methods researchers employ to ensure that a simple random sample best approximates the larger population being ...
  3. What are the benefits of research and development for a company?

    Learn about the many benefits of research and development (R&D) efforts for companies in competitive markets, including many ...
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