Real Clear Markets: CA Has Hollywood, TX Has Oil, Delaware Corporations
Orange County Register: Now They Want a Bite of Your Mutual Fund
Paul Atkins' opinion piece in Real Clear Markets:
The small coastal state known as "The First State" has been the undisputed champion of where companies choose to call home. In 2013, according to its secretary of state's annual report, 83% of all initial public offerings, nearly half of all publicly traded companies, and 65% of Fortune 500 companies have Delaware as their state of incorporation.
Paul Atkins' opinion piece:
Even with the stock market reaching all-time highs and many Americans smiling at the look of their 401(k) valuations, storm clouds are gathering in Washington and abroad that may mean higher costs for investors, lower returns in the long run and less freedom to cash out when that rainy day comes.