Tag Archives: United States

Irish Investment into The U.S. Grows To $146.2 Billion In 2018

13 Mar
Grand Canal Docks in Dublin - Irish Investment

Grand Canal Docks in Dublin WASHINGTON, March 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ —Enterprise Ireland, the Irish Government agency for the development of Irish enterprises in world markets, today announced there are over 100,000 people employed in the U.S. by Irish companies in 2018. Of these there were more than 85,000 people employed by 520 Enterprise Ireland supported companies operating across […]

Regulated, Registered, Recognized Foreign Retirement Plan

21 Aug
Internal Revenue and Commerce Building, Washington DC - 402(b) Foreign Retirement Plan

NQDC-vs-402(b) – aka RAPS An alternative to the US Tax Regulations that require NQDC plans (nonqualified deferred compensation plans) to be not formally funded ( The Total Return Swap Hedge requires 25 million annual contributions.) The Alternative to Unfunded, Unhedged, or informally funded NQDC Plans: We have a number of 402(b) Foreign Retirement Plan proposals […]

American Debt…How Far Can We Go?

01 Mar

The fact that we are here today to debate raising America’s debt limit is a sign of leadership failure. America has a debt problem and a failure of leadership. American’s deserve better. I, therefore, intend to oppose the effort to increase America’s debt. ~ Barack Obama, March 16, 2006 The more things change, the more […]

Museum of American Finance to Open “Checks & Balances: Presidents and American Finance” Exhibit on Election Day

27 Oct
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Image via Wikipedia NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–On Tuesday, November 8, the Museum of American Finance will open “Checks & Balances: Presidents and American Finance,” an exhibit on the financial challenges faced by American Presidents both in the Oval Office and in their personal lives. From its inception as an experiment in a new kind of democratic […]