HORNE Blogs

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HORNE Banking Blog

4 Hard Trends Banks Should Prepare for in 2018

With a historic tax reform in place and an economy that continues to show signs of strength, we have a positive outlook for 2018. As we reflect on 2017, a... Continue reading

HORNE Cyber Blog

Coping with Ransomware Fatigue

Ransomware attacks have increased in number and financial impact significantly. According to the FBI, the cost of ransomware attacks in the past few years has reached into billions of dollars,... Continue reading

HORNE Healthcare Blog

MedPAC to Congress: Replace MIPS With Voluntary Value Program

Congress should repeal MIPS and replace it with a new Voluntary Value Program (VVP), according to a report released recently by the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC), the independent advisory... Continue reading

Culture Matters: Building the Wise Firm

Business Investments Don’t Just Take Place on Wall Street

Business investments take place throughout all levels of a company and when you hear the words business investment you might think of items such as stocks, bonds, and dividends. Perhaps... Continue reading

Beyond the Noise

Recency Bias Can Derail You

For the 10-year period 2008 through 2017, a very wide dispersion in returns has existed in markets. As the following table shows, U.S. stocks far outperformed international stocks, and growth... Continue reading

In Service Blog

Davis-Bacon: Lessons Learned

The first time I read “Davis-Bacon Labor Standards: A Contractor’s Guide to Prevailing Wage Requirements for Federally-Assisted Construction Projects,” the document review process seemed simple and straightforward. However, after years... Continue reading