USDA  Oct 15  Comment 
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Merlin Entertainments chief exec says popularity of San Francisco site has encouraged him to roll out the brand London Dungeon owner Merlin Entertainments believes its attractions which take visitors on a gruesome tour through the plagues,...
The Economic Times  Sep 4  Comment 
Numbers prove success of its strategy to maintain its long-term growth rate at 10%, higher than industry,when its revenues were highly concentrated.
Wall Street Journal  Jul 29  Comment 
Eni's new chief executive, Claudio Descalzi, is facing pressure to diversify away from the African continent, which is beset increasingly by geopolitical turmoil—and the operational disruptions that go with that.
WA Business News  Jul 14  Comment 
FEATURE: Tech-related stocks make up half of this year’s top 10 TSR performers, but resources stocks feature prominently over the longer term.
Clusterstock  Jun 16  Comment 
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By iMFdirect: By Chris Papageorgiou, Deputy Unit Chief in the Low Income Unit of the IMF’s Strategy, Policy, and Review Department; Lisa Kolovich, Project Officer in the Low Income Unit of the IMF’s Strategy, Policy, and Review Department;...
The Hindu Business Line  May 27  Comment 
Smart Global, formerly Spice Global, a $2-billion diversified conglomerate, has said that its investment in Formation 8 has proved to be a significant return on investment. With the success of th...
The Economic Times  May 15  Comment 
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Make or become more diverse or varied. Diversification is the process of spreading the total investment money available across different asset classes, countries, industries, and individual companies. Diversification also entails choosing investments that are, as far as possible, negatively correlated, which means that when investment A is performing poorly, investment B is likely to be performing well. [1]

A prudent investor diversifies their holdings in a diversified portfolio of assets.

Diversify "to make diverse," Economic sense is from 1939. [1]

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