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Australia Investment at Risk After Buyout Tax Delay (Update1)
May 26 (Bloomberg) -- Overseas investment into Australia is at risk following delays to a ruling on how income of foreign private firms in the country will be taxed, the Taxation Institute of Australia said today.
Overseas investment seen at risk after buyout tax delay
Overseas investment into Australia is at risk following delays to a ruling on how income of foreign private firms in the country will be taxed, the Taxation Institute of Australia says.
Investment Dar, Blom Ruling Raises Shariah Risk, Moodys Says
May 26 (Bloomberg) -- A U.K. court ruling involving Kuwait- based Investment Dar Co. and Lebanons Blom Bank SAL will heighten the operational risk for Islamic finance transactions, said Moodys Investors Service.
Tohtonku's RM1.2m INVESTMENT
Company buys high-end business software Wednesday, May 26th, 2010 14:36:00 KUALA LUMPUR: Personal care and household products supplier Tohtonku Sdn Bhd is looking at an 18 to 20 per cent growth from its RM1.24 million investment in an enterprise software application. Tohtonku director Jasper Lim said the companys investment in the Lawson M3 Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system, comprising ha
Russia sees fixed investment shrink in early 2010
RBC, 26.05.2010, Moscow 15:38:30. Russia's investment in fixed capital dropped 2.3 percent in January-April 2010 compared to the same period of the previous year, according to the Economic Development Ministry's monitoring report on Russia's social and economic development in the first four months of 2010. Meanwhile, year-on-year fixed investment increased 2.5 percent in April, and 1 percent if ...
Company Raided For Suspected Illegal Investment In Cattle Farming
KUALA LUMPUR, May 26 (Bernama) -- The premises of a company which had offices in Bangsar and Johor Baharu were today raided simultaneously for soliciting funds from the public to invest in an unregistered cattle investment scheme.
Comcast: FCC plan may curb broadband investment
Comcast Corp's top financial executive said on Wednesday that U.S. regulators' plans to tighten control over the broadband market could curb private investment in the sector.
Early Glance: Investment Banks companies
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of some top investment banks companies are up at 10 a.m.: Goldman Sachs rose $2.87 or 2.0 percent, to $145.43. Morgan Stanley rose $.89 or 3.4 percent, to $27.00.
3 Steps for Fixing a Broken Investment Portfolio
SAN DIEGO - These are trying times for investors. Over the past several weeks, the stock market has started acting...
NM adopts plan to boost state's investment returns
A state panel is revamping the investment strategy for New Mexico's $13 billion permanent funds in hopes of improving performance and ensuring they remain a stable source of financing for public education and other governmental programs.
Australian Business Investment Unexpectedly Fell 0.2% (Update1)
May 27 (Bloomberg) -- Australian business investment unexpectedly fell in the three months through March, as manufacturing companies spent less on equipment and machinery.
Australian Business Investment Unexpectedly Fell 0.2% (Update1)
May 27 (Bloomberg) -- Australian business investment unexpectedly fell last quarter, as a decline in spending by manufacturers offset a rebound by mining companies.
Australia treasurer says mine tax won't curb investment
The architect of Australia's 40 percent mining "super tax" Thursday denied it would deter investment or increase sovereign risk and hosed down reports there would be concessions on its design.
Investment falls, outlook weakens
THE pace of investment has slowed, and economists fear a further pullback over the resources super-profits tax plan and European debt.
Chimera Investment's Big Dividend Yield
BOSTON (TheStreet) -- Chimera Investment is one under-$5 stock that is rewarding investors with a big dividend yield, TheStreet's David MacDougall and Robert Holmes report.
Kuwait Wealth Fund Says No Change in Europe Investment Strategy
Kuwait Investment Authority, the countrys sovereign wealth fund, said it made no changes to its investment strategy in Europe. The fund made the announcement in an e-mailed statement today.
Regulators: Beware of oil spill investment scams
Investment regulators issued an alert Thursday warning against stock scams that promise profits from the Gulf of Mexico oil spill cleanup.
Adviser to Celebrities Held in Investment Fraud
Accusations of a $30 million scheme that diverted clients money to purchase a lavish Manhattan apartment.
Investment Firm Settles Insider Trading Case
Pequot Capital Management and its founder and chairman, Arthur Samberg, have agreed to pay a total of $28 million to settle regulators' charges of insider trading in shares of Microsoft Corp., in a long-running case that prompted scrutiny in Congress and by an agency watchdog.
Investment Firm Settles Insider Trading Case
Pequot Capital Management and its founder and chairman, Arthur Samberg, have agreed to pay a total of $28 million to settle regulators' charges of insider trading in shares of Microsoft Corp., in a long-running case that prompted scrutiny in Congress and by an agency watchdog.
Should Investment Managers Pay More Taxes?
Congress will soon tax profits interests at regular rates.
Investment Fund Suing for $61 Million Lost in Rothstein Scheme
An investment fund claiming a $61 million loss in Scott Rothstein's phony settlement financing scheme is suing the convicted felon and TD Bank, claiming the money disappeared in the final two months before the fraud came crashing down. A total of $30 million in investment funds from Emess Capital was cleaned out of RRA's TD Bank trust accounts just before Rothstein flew to Morocco, also the ...
Investment firm settles insider-trading case for $28 million
The SEC had accused Pequot Capital Management and founder Arthur Samberg of making millions trading in Microsoft stock based on information from a former employee of the tech giant who joined Pequot. An investment firm and its founder and chairman, Arthur Samberg, have agreed to pay a total of $28 million to settle regulators' charges of insider trading in shares of Microsoft Corp., in a long ...
Ford sees options to return to investment grade
Ford Motor Co sees "great options" to improve its balance sheet and return to investment grade credit rating as its financial results continue to strengthen, Chief Executive Alan Mulally said on Friday.
GSC Investment Corp. Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2010 Financial Results
GSC Investment Corp. , a business development company, today announces financial results for the fiscal fourth quarter and fiscal year ended February 28, 2010.
GSC Investment Corp. Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2010 Financial Results
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Investment to drive nation forward
VietNamNet Bridge - Increasing investment capital will drive Vietnams economic growth in the next five years and accelerate infrastructure and human resources growth.
Foreign investment in NZ should be easier - Treasury
The Government could be receptive to lowering investment screening thresholds for foreigners looking to buy assets here, Treasury Secretary John Whitehead said today.
Investment bank to advise on Quinn sale
THE JOINT administrators of Quinn Insurance will this week appoint an international investment bank to advise it on the sale of the Cavan-based company.
Forsyth Barr picks up former ABN Amro investment bankers
Forsyth Barr has picked up investment bankers Guy Williams, Robert Bogers, Rob Buchanan and Rory MacEwan. read more
Forsyth Barr picks up ex ABN Amro investment bankers
Forsyth Barr has picked up investment bankers Guy Williams, Robert Bogers, Rob Buchanan and Rory MacEwan. Mr Williams, most recently head of investment banking at Craigs Investment Partners and prior to that a managing director at ABN AMRO New Zealand, is joining the company as head of investment banking. Mr Bogers was named as senior director, investment banking, Mr Buchanan as director ...
GM Brazil Announces New Investment of $386M
GM Brazil announces new investment of $386M to develop, produce new Chevrolet model GeneralMotors - Chevrolet - Brazil - South America - Government
Noor Jordan Kuwait Financial Investment Company Continues its Streak of Investments
01 June 2010 Noor Financial Investment Company Noor Financial Investment Company held a conference on Monday, May 31 st 2010 at the Four Seasons Hotel to discuss its investment portfolio, future plans, and the recent developments in its various projects in the Kingdom.