Giant rubber duck floats into Sydney

A gigantic, bright yellow rubber duck floated into Sydney's Darling Harbour as part of the Australian city's annual arts festival, a celebration where high art meets popular entertainment.

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    NYC artist recognized for his unique beeswax art (AP)

    Lerone Wilson, a Harlem artist who creates unique sculptural paintings with molten beeswax, listens during an interview, Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012 in New York.  (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)AP – A black skillet, a heat gun, pigments and beeswax take up a corner of LeRone Wilson’s art studio in Harlem.


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      The Theory of Monetary Arbitrage Described

      In business economics, finance and sports, arbitrage  is the technique of taking benefit from a price difference between two or more markets: striking a combination of matching deals that take advantage upon the discrepancy, the gain being the difference between the market prices.

      When utilized by academics, an arbitrage is usually a transaction that needs no bad cashflow at any probabilistic or temporal state along with a positive cash flow in a minimum of one state; essentially, it is the possibility of a risk-free profit at zero cost.

      In principle and within academic use, an arbitrage is risk-free; in common use, for example statistical arbitrage, it may mean projected profit, though losses may take place, and in practice, there are always risks in arbitrage, some minor (including change of prices decreasing income), some major (which include devaluation of the currency or derivative).

      In academic use, an arbitrage involves taking advantage of differences in price of a single asset or identical cash-flows; in common use, it’s also utilized to make reference to differences between equivalent assets (relative value or convergence trades), such as merger arbitrage.

      People who participate in arbitrage are called arbitrageurs for instance a bank or brokerage firm. The word is especially given to trading in financial instruments, for example bonds, shares, derivatives, goods and currencies.

      Specific sport arbitrage has additionally recently become practical as a result of accessibility to internet bookmakers offering up widely diverging odds on sports producing situations where it is possible to place bets that cannot lose.

      And even though this involves bookmakers this isn’t gambling as there is no risk to the initial stake which cannot be lost. This is called ‘Arbitrage Betting‘ or ‘Matched Betting

      Arbitrage is just not simply the act of buying an item in one market and selling it in another for a higher price at some later time. The trades must transpire simultaneously to stop exposure to market risk, or maybe the risk that prices may change on one market before both deals are complete.

      In simple terms, this can be generally only possible with securities and financial products that may be traded electronically, and even then, when each leg of this trade is accomplished the values sold in the market could have moved.

      Missing one of the legs from the trade (and subsequently needing to trade it immediately after at a worse price) is called ‘execution risk’ or more specifically ‘leg risk’.

      “True” arbitrage requires that there be no market risk concerned.

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        Lethal Silat Knife Disarms: Luke Holloway in Perth Australia

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          Australian curator resigns over stalled indigenous gallery

          Sydney. One of Australia’s most influential indigenous art curators, Hetti Perkins, has resigned in “frustration” from the Art Gallery of New South Wales (AGNSW) and will now strive to fulfil her vision for a national indigenous cultural centre in…

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            Brasillian Capoeira Perth

            Murray St Mall, Perth Capoeira

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              Kav Temperley @ Fremantle Arts Centre

              Kav from Eskimo Joe doing a solo set at the Freo Arts Centre. A new, untitled song.

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