Harvard was established in 1636, and it is the oldest institution of higher education in the United States. The University, which is based in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts, has an enrollment of over 20,000 degree candidates, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. The University has twelve degree-granting Schools in addition to the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study.
E*TRADE Financial Corp. engages in the provision of investment and online stock brokerage services. It operates through the following business segments: Trading and Investing; Balance Sheet Management; and Corporate & Other. The Trading and Investing segment offers cash management, bonds, depositary receipts, margin accounts, retirement funds, investment portfolio, and corporate services. The Balance Sheet Management segment deals with asset allocation, credit management, liquidity, mortgage-backed securities, and loan portfolio. The Corporate & Other segment consists of restructuring activities, debt extinguishment, and investments. The company was founded by William A. Porter Jr. and Bernard A. Newcomb in 1982 and is headquartered in New York, NY.
Cato Institute, Inc. provides public policy research services. Its scholars and analysts conduct independent, nonpartisan research on a range of policy issues. The company was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.