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Midday Glance: Investment Banks companies
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of some top investment banks companies are mixed at noon: Goldman Sachs rose $2.72 or 1.9 percent, to $144.69. Morgan Stanley fell $.78 or 2.7 percent, to $27.60.
Europe's woes boost Asia's investment lustre
HONG KONG: Greece's sovereign debt crisis has plagued Europe and shaken market confidence, but it has also strengthened the case for Asia as a long-term investment destination.
Credit Agricole Profit Doubles on Investment Bank (Update1)
Credit Agricole SA, Frances largest bank by branches, said first-quarter profit more than doubled as a rebound in corporate- and investment-banking earnings helped cushion losses from Greece.
New Jersey Investment Chair Orin Kramer Takes Leave (Update2)
Orin Kramer, chairman of New Jerseys Investment Council, is taking a leave of absence for family reasons, according to acting chair Jonathan Berg.
Final Glance: Investment Banks companies
Shares of some top investment banks companies were mixed at the close of trading: Goldman Sachs rose $5.23 or 3.7 percent, to $147.20.
Dallas investment group buys foreclosed office buildings on North Central Expressway
A Dallas investment group has bought two office buildings that were foreclosed on by lenders earlier this year.
CA man sentenced to 10 years for investment scam
A Southern California insurance salesman has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison after pleading guilty in an investment scheme that bilked 140 people out of millions of dollars.
CA Man Sentenced to 10 Years for Investment Scam
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CA man sentenced to 10 years for investment scam
A Southern California insurance salesman has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison after pleading guilty in an investment scheme that bilked 140 people out of millions of dollars. James Halstead was sentenced Wednesday in federal court in Santa Ana.... Southern California - California - Federal Bureau of Prisons - United States - Guilt
China defends Africa investment
A top Chinese commerce official has defended Beijing's investment policies in Africa amid reports of another giant deal, for a cement plant in South Africa, reports said Thursday.
100 jobs for Lisburn after US investment
A major electrical manufacturing firm in Lisburn is creating over 100 jobs as part of a multi-million pound investment by one of the worlds largest companies. Related Stories Thomson and easyJet curse cost of volcano Leading mortgage lender cuts rates Shoppers revisit 'wartime' tastes VAT to hit 20% by 2011, say experts Sainsbury's profits soar by 17%
South Africa Attracts Chinese Investment For Cement Plant
South Africa Attracts Chinese Investment For Cement Plant
China defends Africa investment as S.Africa deal reported
A top Chinese commerce official has defended Beijing's investment policies in Africa as a giant deal was announced Thursday for a cement plant in South Africa.
UBS Plans to Open Investment Banking Office in Poland
May 13 (Bloomberg) -- UBS AG, the largest Swiss bank by market value, wants to open an investment banking office in Warsaw as part of a plan to strengthen its commitment to clients in Poland.
Early Glance: Investment Banks companies
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of some top investment banks companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: Goldman Sachs fell $.68 or .5 percent, to $146.52. Morgan Stanley rose $.37 or 1.3 percent, to $28.17.
Chinas Foreign Direct Investment Rises Nearly 25%, Xinhua Says
May 13 (Bloomberg) -- Foreign direct investment in China, climbed by nearly 25 percent in April, the official Xinhua News Agency said today.
Foreign Investment in China Jumps for a Ninth Month on Recovery
May 13 (Bloomberg) -- Foreign direct investment in China, the worlds fastest-growing major economy, climbed for a ninth month in April as the government relaxed rules to lure investors amid a sustained economic expansion.
Midday Glance: Investment Banks companies
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of some top investment banks companies are mixed at noon: Goldman Sachs fell $1.52 or 1.0 percent, to $145.68. Morgan Stanley rose $.31 or 1.1 percent, to $28.11.
Seeing Opportunities in the Real Estate Investment Market, Franklin Street Financial Partners Adds Matthew Fuller to ...
South Florida - Matthew Fuller has joined Franklin Street Financial Partners to direct the firms debt and equity investment assignments. Mr. Fuller, who is a Partner in Franklin Street Capital Advisors, is based in the companys Fort Lauderdale office.
Goldman Bonds Offer Value as Spreads Widen, BT Investment Says
May 14 (Bloomberg) -- Bonds sold by U.S. financial firms including Goldman Sachs Group Inc. offer value after a fraud lawsuit by the Securities and Exchange Commission caused spreads to widen, according to BT Investment Management Ltd.
Final Glance: Investment Banks companies
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of some top investment banks companies were down at the close of trading: Goldman Sachs fell $2.55 or 1.7 percent, to $144.65. Morgan Stanley fell $.18 or .6 percent, to $27.62.
Foreign Investment in China Jumps for a Ninth Month (Update1)
May 14 (Bloomberg) -- Foreign direct investment in China, the worlds fastest-growing major economy, climbed for a ninth month in April as the government relaxed rules to lure investors amid a sustained economic expansion.
Foreign investment in China up 11.3%
Foreign direct investment in China rose 11.3% on-year in the first four months of 2010, the government says.
Foreign investment in China up 11.3%
Foreign direct investment in China rose 11.
Foreign investment in China up
Foreign direct investment in China rose 11.3% on-year in the first four months of 2010.
Foreign investment in China up 25 percent in April
Foreign investment in China accelerated in April, suggesting growing interest in its rebounding economy, figures showed Friday.
China says Jan-Apr foreign direct investment up 11.3 %
BEIJING : Foreign direct investment in China rose 11.3 percent on-year in the first four months of 2010, the government said Friday, suggesting confidence in the world's third largest economy continued to grow.
Inpex to Decide on Investment in Ichthys Project Next Year
May 14 (Bloomberg) -- Inpex Corp., Japans largest energy explorer, will make a final investment decision on its proposed $20 billion liquefied natural gas project in Australia by the fourth quarter of 2011.
China says foreign direct investment jumps
Foreign direct investment in China rose 11.3 percent on-year in the first four months of 2010, the government said Friday, suggesting confidence in the world's third-largest economy continued to grow.
Early Glance: Investment Banks companies
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of some top investment banks companies are down at 10 a.m.: Goldman Sachs fell $1.88 or 1.3 percent, to $142.77. Morgan Stanley fell $.54 or 2.0 percent, to $27.08.
Sheffield Wednesday rejects US investment offer
Sheffield Wednesday has rejected an offer from an American investment firm to buy a 40 percent stake in the third-tier English club. Chicago-based Club 9 Sports offered to make an initial investment of 2 million pounds ($2.9 million) to gain control of around 40 percent in the club. But the club announced Friday that the board does "not believe that the initial investment into the club is...
Midday Glance: Investment Banks companies
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of some top investment banks companies are down at noon: Goldman Sachs fell $2.27 or 1.6 percent, to $142.38. Morgan Stanley fell $.62 or 2.2 percent, to $27.00.
Sheffield Wednesday rejects US investment offer
Sheffield Wednesday has rejected an offer from an American investment firm to buy a 40 percent stake in the third-tier English soccer club.
Final Glance: Investment Banks companies
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of some top investment banks companies were down at the close of trading: Goldman Sachs fell $1.42 or 1.0 percent, to $143.23. Morgan Stanley fell $.54 or 2.0 percent, to $27.08.
Investment firm that blasted proposed sale of Infogroup has bought nearly 1M more shares
OMAHA, Neb. - One of the two investment firms that objects to the proposed sale of Infogroup Inc. as underpriced has bought nearly 1 million shares of the database provider since the deal with CCMP Capital Advisors was announced early last month.
Eastday-Foreign investment still flowing
Foreign direct investment in China climbed for the ninth straight month in April, bolstered by China's strong economic performance and the government's relaxed rules to lure investors.
Sheffield rejects US investment offer
LONDON: Sheffield Wednesday has rejected an offer from an American investment firm to buy a 40 percent stake in the third-tier English club. Chicago-based Club 9 Sports offered to make an initial investment of 2 million pounds ($2.9 million) to gain control of around 40 percent in the club.
Investment in Youth awards given
The District 279 Foundation hosted the 12th annual An Investment in Youth event May 2 at Park Center Senior High School in Brooklyn Park. During the awards ceremony, more than 60 Education Shareholder Awards were presented to students, volunteers, parents, and staff of Osseo Area Schools.
SF Investment Banker Sentenced For Insider Trading
A former San Francisco investment banker was sentenced to prison Friday in federal court in San Francisco for an insider trading scheme between 2006 and 2007, the U.S. attorney's office said.
Samsung To Announce Biggest Investment Ever
With HDTV sales exploding as usual, mobile phone displays more important than ever, and memory chips finding their way into more devices every day, Samsung Electronics is set to announce its biggest investment project in the history of the company. ...
Kuwait plans $17.2bn economic investment in 2010-2011
Oil investment will be $7.6bn while non oil investment will receive $9.6bn.
Tax on property investment focus of Budget
The focus for business in the govt's budget will be on changes to rules surrounding property investment.
Father-son investment advisers enjoy mutual success
MILFORD Joe Biondo Sr. walked proudly through the elegant offices of Biondo Investment Advisors with his son and business partner, Joe Jr., on Thursday.
Investment club grows at college
CARTERVILLE - In a time of national financial hardship, it paysto recognize investment opportunities that arise from anincreasingly bear' market. A rapidly growing and public activityclub offered at John A. Logan College provides financial educationthat is high in demand among those looking to beat Wall Street.
Investment in Youth awards given
The District 279 Foundation hosted the 12th annual An Investment in Youth event May 2 at Park Center Senior High School in Brooklyn Park. During the awards ceremony, more than 60 Education Shareholder Awards were presented to students, volunteers, parents, and staff of Osseo Area Schools.
Greek leader says legal action against US investment banks possible for role in debt crisis
ATHENS, Greece - Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou is not ruling out taking legal action against U.S. investment banks for their role in
'MMRDA needs Rs 1.13 lakh cr investment for infra development'
Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA), a nodal agency for city's makeover, has upped the estimated investment target needed for infrastructure development by over 50 per cent.
Greek leader says legal action against US investment banks possible for role in debt crisis
ATHENS, Greece - Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou is not ruling out taking legal action against U.S. investment banks for their role in creating the spiraling Greek debt crisis.
Smooth election puts RP back in investment radar screen: BOI
Business sentiment turns bullish from apprehensive following the smooth conduct of the first automated elections and the new government only needs to address ongoing concerns on doing business to put the country back in the investment radar screen.
Greek leader considers action against U.S. investment banks
ATHENS, GREECE Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou declared he is not ruling out taking legal action against U.S. investment banks for their role in creating the spiraling Greek debt crisis.