VC/DC: Silicon Valley wants its cut of US military spending

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It’s official — the Pentagon is becoming a bank. Well, sort of. At a March 8th event on dual-use technology at SXSW in Austin, Texas, director of the Office of Strategic Capital Jason Rathje announced that his team has officially received the internal authority to grant executive loans and loan guarantees, a first within the Pentagon.

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Event Recaps – April 8, 2024

General Tim Ray, President and CEO of BENS, delivered a keynote address at the Motorola Global Headquarters in Chicago. Kicking off the event, Greg Brown, President and CEO of Motorola and…

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BENS Member, Amy Sabin

For the third consecutive year, BENS member Amy Sabin, Managing Director and Wealth Manager at Steward Partners, has been recognized by Forbes as one of America’s Top Women Wealth Advisors in…

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Pacific problems: Why the US disagrees on the cost of deterring China

In 2020, Mac Thornberry wanted to answer two questions: How much is the U.S. spending to prevent a war with China, and is it enough?

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