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Josh Kaplan & Steven Schoenfeld: BlueStar Israel Equity Market Review and Outlook–Aug. 2012 in Review & Sept. 2012 Outlook

Josh Kaplan & Steven Schoenfeld: BlueStar Israel Equity Market Review and Outlook–Aug. 2012 in Review & Sept. 2012 Outlook
  By Josh Kaplan and Steven Schoenfeld of BlueStar Global Investors LLC–September 13, 2012 This monthly column written by the staff of BlueStar Global Investors LLC discusses ideas and events related to Israeli equities traded worldwide.  The relevant benchmark for this theme is the BlueStar...

Dr. Karine Kleinhaus: A Universal Flu Vaccine from Biondvax Pharmaceuticals

Dr. Karine Kleinhaus: A Universal Flu Vaccine from Biondvax Pharmaceuticals
September 2012–Healthy adults who get sick with the flu usually feel better within ten days, although flu can sometimes lead to pneumonia, exacerbation of chronic illnesses, or even death. The disease is caused by a highly contagious virus of which there are three types: A, B, and C. Type C is...

BlueStar Israel Equity Market Review and Outlook: July 2012 in Review & August Outlook

Published on Aug 15 2012 // Other, The Daily Pick
BlueStar Israel Equity Market Review and Outlook: July 2012 in Review & August Outlook
By Josh Kaplan and Steven Schoenfeld of BlueStar Global Investors LLC for IsraelStrategist.com, August 15, 2012 This monthly column written by the staff of BlueStar Global Investors, a financial information firm focused on Israeli investments, provides an overview of trends and developments in Israel’s...

Jamia Jasper, American Israeli Shared Values Fund: Second Quarter 2012 Review

Published on Jul 24 2012 // Features, Other, The Daily Pick
Jamia Jasper, American Israeli Shared Values Fund: Second Quarter 2012 Review
American Israeli Shared Values Fund (AISHX): Second Quarter 2012 Update–July 2012 During the three-month period ending June 30, 2012, the benchmark Tel Aviv 100 Index fell 6.65%. Year-to date, the Tel Aviv 100 Index is down 0.88%. During the quarter, most worldwide stocks indices fell on concern...

Brian J. Friedman, President of Israel Investment Advisors LLC: Israel: Much More Than Just a Start-Up Nation

Published on Jul 18 2012 // Features, Other
Brian J. Friedman, President of Israel Investment Advisors LLC: Israel: Much More Than Just a Start-Up Nation
July 18, 2012–There is a vast difference in potential risk and return with start-ups vs. established companies. Start-ups typically bleed money while they are getting off the ground. Venture capitalists expect to lose their entire capital investment in the majority of companies they finance. To...

BlueStar Israel Equity Market Review and Outlook: June 2012 in Review & July Outlook

Published on Jul 10 2012 // Features, Other, The Daily Pick
BlueStar Israel Equity Market Review and Outlook: June 2012 in Review & July Outlook
By Josh Kaplan and Steven Schoenfeld of BlueStar Global Investors LLC for IsraelStrategist.com, July 10, 2012 This monthly column provides an overview of trends and developments in Israel’s dynamic economy and capital markets. It is written by key staff members of BlueStar Global Investors, a financial...

An Interview with crowdfunding platform Jewcer.com

Published on Jun 21 2012 // Features, Other, The Daily Pick
An Interview with crowdfunding platform Jewcer.com
  June 2012– What is Jewcer.com?  Jewcer is a crowdfunding platform for projects, ideas and causes benefiting the global Jewish community and Israel. Jewcer empowers and enables individuals and organizations with innovative projects, ideas and causes to receive financing through small pledges...

BlueStar Israel Equity Market Review and Outlook: May 2012 in Review & June Outlook

Published on Jun 07 2012 // Features, News, Other, The Daily Pick
BlueStar Israel Equity Market Review and Outlook: May 2012 in Review & June Outlook
By Josh Kaplan & Steven Schoenfeld of BlueStar Global Investors, for IsraelStrategist.com, June 7, 2012 This monthly column written by the staff of BlueStar Global Investors, a financial information firm focused on Israeli investments, provides an overview of trends and developments in Israel’s...

IsraelStrategist.com: In Depth–Israel’s Defense Tech Industry

Published on May 31 2012 // Defense Tech, The Daily Pick
IsraelStrategist.com: In Depth–Israel’s Defense Tech Industry
IsraelStrategist.com, May 2012–The success of Israel’s defense sector is no surprise, considering the country’s history of having to confront violent conflict on its borders and consistent existential threats. Israel’s innovative defense technologies were born of these conflicts. What is...

Manuela Zoninsein: Visiting Better Place in Guangzhou, China

Published on May 15 2012 // Clean Tech, Features, The Daily Pick
Manuela Zoninsein: Visiting Better Place in Guangzhou, China
By Manuela Zoninsein for IsraelStrategist.com–May 2012 Guangzhou, located in China’s Pearl River Delta, isn’t the kind of setting in which one would envision a progressive, green start-up. Guangzhou has made its name as a hotbed for manufacturing since Deng Xiaoping called for the country’s...