“Alternative” in the news

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Seeking Alpha
· June 2020 Dividend Picks From Every Sector - Part 2  
The fact is, sooner or later other companies become better alternatives, even if they present a different risk profile.
· HBCUs are missing from the discussion on venture capital's diversity  
The big picture: Many college endowments invest some of their funds into alternative assets like venture capital.
· Jobs report delivers surprising good news, but how long will it last?  
More: “After canceling plans this week to hold the GOP convention in Charlotte, North Carolina — plans years in the making — Trump and the Republican National Committee are surveying at least seven states and nine cities as possible alternatives.”
Seeking Alpha
· An Update For Carnivores At The Start Of The 2020 Grilling Season  
The most direct route for a risk position in the cattle or hog markets is via the futures arena, but the iPath Series B Bloomberg Livestock Subindex Total Return ETN (COW) provides an alternative.
· Rubber bullets and flash-bangs don't just tear through crowds — they jeopardize years of police reform  
But the alternative is not doing it and risk having officers being injured or killed.”
Seeking Alpha
· REITs Will Bend, They Will Not Break: Incredible Opportunity At 7% Yield And 9% Discount For RNP  
Today, we take a look at an alternative high-yield CEF for investing in REITs that's a bit more conservative for retirees or other investors who are more averse to volatility.
· Budget devices are still the heart of Motorola’s portfolio  
As other manufacturers have turned toward cheaper flagship alternatives, Motorola has experimented with $1,000 Edge+ and the foldable Razr reboot.
· Malaysia says tech firms, hit by pandemic and trade war, keen to move to country  
Its five-decade-old E&E industry accounts for 10per cent of the global back-end semiconductor output, and the government said it was engaging high-technology businesses looking for alternative production sites after the COVID-19 pandemic and U.S.-China trade war exposed their heavy dependence on China.
Seeking Alpha
· Hermitage Offshore Services - Sell The Rally As Debt Restructuring Might Be Ahead  
The Company has commenced discussions with its lenders in an effort to find possible solutions and is also considering other strategic alternatives to meet the Company’s obligations, such as the sale of some or all of the vessels in the Company’s fleet.
The Independent
· Government may face legal action after ruling out free school meal vouchers for disadvantaged children this summer  
Sustain said the alternative scheme covered just 50,000 children from low-income families - 4 per cent of those benefiting from free school meals in England