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Oregon College Savings Plan investment guide (The Oregonian)
IT'S ONLY MONEY BLOG: Use this updated chart to help guide your investment decisions; not all the information is available on the new plan Web site from Oregon and TIAA-CREF.
Early Glance: Investment Banks companies (AP via Yahoo! Finance)
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of some top investment banks companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: Goldman Sachs fell $.15 or .1 percent, to $174.75. Morgan Stanley rose $.06 or .2 percent, to $28.97.
Midday Glance: Investment Banks companies (AP via Yahoo! Finance)
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of some top investment banks companies are down at noon: Goldman Sachs fell $.59 or .3 percent, to $174.31. Morgan Stanley unchanged at $28.91.
Italy's Eni Still Looking At Uganda Oil Investment - President (Fox News)
Italy's Eni Still Looking At Uganda Oil Investment - President
Investment planner gets 8 years in $13.2M Ponzi scheme (Detroit News)
Detroit -- A Bloomfield Hills investment planner who defrauded more than 50 victims of $13.2 million in a Ponzi scheme was sentenced to eight years in prison in federal court today.
NM State Investment Council sues company (Boston Globe)
New Mexico's State Investment Council has sued a Connecticut-based investment firm, alleging millions of dollars the state invested went into the pockets of company managers.
Final Glance: Investment Banks companies (AP via Yahoo! Finance)
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of some top investment banks companies were down at the close of trading: Goldman Sachs fell $2.03 or 1.2 percent, to $172.87. Morgan Stanley fell $.06 or .2 percent, to $28.85.
Calendar Of Investment-Grade Debt: Agency Bills (Fox News)
Calendar Of Investment-Grade Debt: Agency Bills
Abu Dhabi Investment Authority managing director missing (TVNZ)
The managing director of Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, considered the world's biggest sovereign wealth fund, is missing after a glider plane crash in Morocco
Investment slump inflicts long-term damage on economy (Independent)
The collapse in business investment will permanently damage Britain's economic performance, economists say.
Investment in business plummets (Yorkshire Post)
Business investment saw the steepest decline on record in the final quarter of 2009, official figures confirm.
Investment In Women A Wise Deal - Rosmah (Bernama)
KUALA LUMPUR, March 26 (Bernama) -- Investment in women to enhance their participation in the 1Malaysia development stride is a wise deal, said wife of the prime minister, Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor.
Limerick man jailed after scamming Upper Providence couple in real estate investment (The Phoenix)
Journal Register News Service NORRISTOWN — A former Limerick man who swindled an Upper Providence couple out of more than $9,000 during a phony real estate investment scam is headed to jail.
Investment In Women A Wise Deal - Rosmah (Bernama)
KUALA LUMPUR, March 27 (Bernama) -- Investment in women to enhance their participation in the 1Malaysia development stride is a wise deal, said wife of the prime minister, Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor.
Investment in women a wise deal -- Rosmah (New Straits Times)
KUALA LUMPUR Investment in women to enhance their participation in the 1Malaysia development stride is a wise deal, said wife ofthe prime minister, Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor.
Gulf investment body returns to profit (AFP via Yahoo! News)
Gulf Investment Corporation said on Saturday it posted 91 million dollars in net profit in 2009, swinging back from a massive loss of 996 million dollars in the previous year due to the global downturn.
The Global Energy Investment Leaderboard (GOOD)
For those of you keeping score at home, here's the current state of renewable energy investment around the globe. Overall, investment in renewable energy took a dip during the financial crisis, but basically weathered the storm. Investment in renewable energy remains a phenomenon of the world's major economies though. China leads the United States in both total investment and in the growth of ...
Israel Eurobond Sale to Help Foreign Investment, Official Says (Bloomberg)
March 25 (Bloomberg) -- Israel’s sale of euro-denominated bonds this month may help boost foreign investment in corporate and government securities, especially from Europe, an Israeli official said.
Investment in women wise deal: Rosmah (The New Sabah Times)
KUALA LUMPUR : Investment in women to enhance their participation in the 1Malaysia development stride is a wise deal, said wife of the Prime Minister, Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor.
Ford Investment-Grade Rating ‘Some Years Away’: Credit Markets (Bloomberg)
March 25 (Bloomberg) -- Ford Motor Co. , the biggest issuer of high-yield securities, is “years away” from regaining the investment-grade rating it lost in 2005 even as growing U.S. market share and reduced debt spur a surge in its bond prices, according to Chief Financial Officer Lewis Booth .
GCC investment agency posts $91 mln net profits in 2009 (People's Daily)
An investment agency owned by the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) said Saturday its net profits in 2009 stood at 91 million U.S. dollars. The Gulf Investment Corporation (GIC) said in a statement its shareholders equity totalled 1.75 billion dollars at the end of 2009, seeing an increase of 1.1 billion dollars over 2008, despite that the global financial market was ravaged by a spreading turmoil ...
U.K. Fourth Quarter Business Investment Falls Most on Record (Bloomberg)
March 26 (Bloomberg) -- U.K. business investment had the biggest annual drop on record in the fourth quarter as the credit squeeze curbed company spending.
Soybeans, Grains Rise as Dollar Slide Boosts Investment Demand (Bloomberg)
March 26 (Bloomberg) -- Soybeans rose for the first time in four days in Chicago as a weaker dollar boosted demand for U.S. supplies and raised the oilseed’s investment appeal. Corn and wheat also gained.
U.K. Pound Drops Against Euro as Business Investment Slumps (Bloomberg)
March 26 (Bloomberg) -- The pound declined against the euro, paring a weekly advance, as a report showed U.K. business investment had the biggest annual drop on record in the fourth quarter, fueling concern the recovery has yet to take hold.
Studies show investment in CCC has positive effect on area (Grand Island Independent)
Students who attend Central Community College get an 18 percent return on their investment of time and money, said Greg Smith, president of the 25-county Central Community College area.
Bad Medical Capital investment strains savings and relationships (Greeley Tribune)
His mother warned him. The 94-year-old mom, part of the greatest generation who scrimped and saved her whole life to put her children through school, warned her son, Dr. Douglas Armbrust of Greeley, about an investment he was making. According to his broker, Armbrust, a retired radiologist, was making a slam-dunk investment in the Medical Capital Holdings' private placement offerings that had ...
Eco-investment: £2bn fund to boost green businesses (Independent)
The Government is to create a £2bn Green Investment Bank to address the "equity gap" threatening investment in low-carbon infrastructure.
Gain from worthless investment (South Bend Tribune)
An investment I purchased in 1989 became worthless during the year in 2009. How do I deduct this?
Head of Abu Dhabi Investment Authority missing after plane crash (EARTHtimes.org)
Rabat/Madrid - The head of the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, Sheikh Ahmed bin Zayed al-Nahyan, is missing after a plane crash off the coast of Morocco, reported the MAP news agency Sunday....
Tony-Winning Next to Normal Recoups Investment (Playbill)
The Tony-winning musical Next to Normal, which recently marked its first anniversary on Broadway at the Booth Theatre, has recouped its initial $4 million investment, according to the New York Times.
Investment will help homebuyers: PM (Brisbane Times)
Homebuyers will save an average of $20,000 following a $50 million investment in housing-related infrastructure, Prime Minister Kevin Rudd says.
$50m investment will save homebuyers: PM (Brisbane Times)
Homebuyers will save an average of $20,000 on more than 3200 homes and housing lots after a $50m investment in housing infrastructure, PM Kevin Rudd says.
EPF plans to boost overseas investment (Business Times (Malaysia))
The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) plans to increase its overseas investment to 10 per cent over the next one to two years. Its Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Tan Sri Azlan Zainol said the focus would be on investing further in equities of public listed companies. The EPF's current overseas investment is at about six to seven per cent, he told a press conference at the opening of the Technical ...
EPF to increase overseas investment to 10 per cent (New Straits Times)
KUALA LUMPUR: The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) plans to increase its overseas investment to 10 per cent over the next one to two years. Its Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Tan Sri Azlan Zainol said the focus would be on investing further in equities of public-listed companies.
EPF to boost overseas investment (Malaysian Mirror)
KUALA LUMPUR - The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) plans to increase its overseas investment to 10 per cent over the next one to two years. Its Chief Executive Officer Azlan Zainol (pic) said the focus would be on investing further in equities of public listed companies.
EPF to boost overseas investment (Malaysian Mirror)
KUALA LUMPUR The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) plans to increase its overseas investment to 10 per cent over the next one to two years. Its Chief Executive Officer Azlan Zainol (pic) said the focus would be on investing further Read more...
KFH Group Positive About Investment Outlook In Malaysia (Bernama)
KUALA LUMPUR, March 29 (Bernama) -- Kuwait Finance House (KFH) Group, which remains positive about investment outlook in Malaysia, recently met with Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak to discuss plans to further boost its investments in Malaysia.
Bad Medical Capital investment strains savings, relationships (Greeley Tribune)
His mother warned him. The 94-year-old mom, part of the greatest generation who scrimped and saved her whole life to put her children through school, warned her son, Dr. Douglas Armbrust of Greeley, about an investment he was making. According to his broker, Armbrust, a retired radiologist, was making a slam-dunk investment in the Medical Capital Holdings' private placement offerings that had ...
Deutsche New Zealand Buys Stake in Craigs Investment Partners (Bloomberg)
March 29 (Bloomberg) -- Deutsche Bank New Zealand acquired a 49.9 percent stake in Craigs Investment Partners, the company said today in an e-mailed statement.
$50m investment will save homebuyers -PM (Sky News Australia)
Homebuyers will save an average of $20,000 on more than 3200 homes and housing lots after a $50m investment in housing infrastructure, PM Kevin Rudd says.
$50m investment to save homebuyers -PM (BigPond News)
The PM says homebuyers will save an average of $20,000 after a $50m investment in housing infrastructure.
Early Glance: Investment Banks companies (AP via Yahoo! Finance)
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of some top investment banks companies are up at 10 a.m.: Goldman Sachs rose $.25 or .1 percent, to $173.12. Morgan Stanley rose $.24 or .8 percent, to $29.09.
Advisor Partners Upgrades Index-based Investment Program (Fox News)
Advisor Partners Upgrades Index-based Investment Program
EPF to up overseas investment to 10% (The Edge)
KUALA LUMPUR: The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) plans to increase its overseas investment to 10% over the next one to two years. Its CEO Tan Sri Azlan Zainol said the focus would be on investing further in equities of public-listed companies.
Irish Web Host Dediserve Gets 13 Million Investment (Web Host Industry Review)
March 29, 2010 -- Irish web hosting provider Dediserve announced on Monday that it had secured an investment of roughly $1.34 million, an injection of funding the company says will fund its “aggressive” 2010 plan for expansion via acquisition in Ireland and in Europe, as well as an increase in staff and new data center sites.
Tabung Haji to maintain investment process (Business Times (Malaysia))
LEMBAGA Tabung Haji has no plans to change its investment process since it has helped the fund maintain its performance. Group managing director and chief executive officer Datuk Ismee Ismail said this in response to claims that Tabung Haji's recent investments were quite risky. Speaking to reporters after the signing of an agreement between Tabung Haji and AmanahRaya Bhd on property investment ...
EPF may raise investment abroad to10pc (Business Times (Malaysia))
THE Employees Provident Fund (EPF) plans to increase its overseas investment to 10 per cent over the next one to two years. Its chief executive officer (CEO) Tan Sri Azlan Zainol said the focus would be on investing further in equities of public-listed companies. The EPF's current overseas investment is at about 6-7 per cent, he told a press conference at the opening of the Technical Seminar on ...
McDonald's to boost investment in Asia (Business Times (Malaysia))
HONG KONG: McDonald's Corp, the world's largest restaurant company, may boost investment in Asia by at least 20 per cent this year as consumer spending recovers, moving into "beef eater" markets such as South Korea. The seller of Big Macs will invest US$415 million (US$1 = RM3.28) in Asia, the Middle East and Africa this year to add 520 restaurants, Tim Fenton, head of the chain's regional ...
PRESS RELEASE: SEC CHARGES OHIO-BASED INVESTMENT ADVISER FOR DEFRAUDING CLIENTS IN SEVERAL STATES (Fox News)
PRESS RELEASE: SEC CHARGES OHIO-BASED INVESTMENT ADVISER FOR DEFRAUDING CLIENTS IN SEVERAL STATES
AM Investment Said to Acquire BAM Capital as Volatility Drops (Bloomberg)
March 29 (Bloomberg) -- AM Investment Partners LLC , a $300 million hedge-fund firm that makes wagers on price swings, is taking over the assets of BAM Capital LLC, which have declined about 70 percent from their peak, according to a person with knowledge of the transaction.