Today, it is not surprising to see household drawers filled with forks, spoons, spatulas, and other utensils. But, the utensil that might be filling up drawers in the near future: Cutco knives. After growing steadily for most of its existence, in 1982, Alcas’ management team took the Cutco business private by buying out the company […]

Emerging markets have often been quoted as one of the strongest investment opportunities because their yearly growth far outpaces that of the developed world. Very simple analysis would lead any observer to believe that developing economies simply do not have the same capital resources as developed economies and, therefore, have more to gain from capital […]