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Investment clubs help consumers build wealth
For those people who prefer to invest for themselves but don't want to go it alone, an investment club may be a great option.
Investment income spurs BBK's net profit to $62m
MANAMA: A strong investment performance saw BBK reported a net profit of BD23.4 million ($62m) for the first half of this year, a five per cent increase over the first half of last year.
Investment in Special Zones Hit $4.7Bln
Russia's 16 special economic zones have attracted 207 residents and 144.9 billion rubles ($4.7 billion) investment in the more than four years since they were created, the company tasked with developing them said Friday.
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Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights HSN, Mattel, Pier 1 Imports, Shoe Carnival and CarMax
Investment report on Catalyst Pharmaceutical Partners
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Super-cheap investment trusts
One of the key advantages of investment trusts is that they tend to have lower running costs than unit-linked vehicles. Now, new research by the Association of Investment Companies (AIC), has identified many trusts whose total expense ratios (TERs) are almost as low as those of tracker funds or exchange-traded funds.
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - Kaminak Gold Corp. - KAM
The following issues have been halted by Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada :
General Growth Properties to Receive $500M Equity Investment from Teacher Retirement System of Texas
Investment Expands and Diversifies GGP's Ownership Base and Preserves Flexibility CHICAGO & AUST...
Morgan Stanley Investment Management Appoints Michael Kushma as Chief Investment Officer of Global Fixed Income
NEW YORK----Morgan Stanley Investment Management today announced the appointment of Michael Kushma as Chief Investment Officer of Global Fixed Income. In this role, Mr. Kushma will oversee all of MSIMs fixed income strategies.
Early Glance: Investment Banks companies
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of some top investment banks companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: Goldman Sachs rose $.02 or percent, to $138.08. Morgan Stanley fell $.09 or .4 percent, to $24.61.
Investment company set to buy Two Addison Circle
Investment company set to buy Two Addison Circle
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - Magma Energy Corp. - MXY
The following issues have been halted by Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada :
Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights HSN, Mattel, Pier 1 Imports, Shoe Carnival and CarMax
CHICAGO----Today, Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights features HSN, Inc. , Mattel Inc. , Pier 1 Imports, Inc , Shoe Carnival and CarMax .
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 $.81 or .6 percent, to $137.25. Morgan Stanley fell $.14 or .6 percent, to $24.56.
Investment in Special Zones Hits $4.7 Billion
MOSCOW Russias 16 special economic zones have attracted 207 residents and 144.9 billion rubles ($4.7 billion) investment in the more than four years since they were created, the company tasked with developing them said Friday.
Investment firm moves to Bloomfield Hills
Planning Alternatives, Ltd., an independent investment and financial advisory firm, continues to grow after combining business operations with another firm in 2009 and has expanded and moved its corporate headquarters to a new location at 36800 Woodward Avenue, Suite 200 in Bloomfield Hills. Centrally located near the intersection of Woodward Ave. and Quarton in Bloomfield Hills, the new office ...
French investment boosts Lao economic growth
French investment has made a significant contribution to the development of the Lao economy over the past decade, according to a report from the Ministry of Planning and Investment. Electricité de .....
Foreign investment in Myanmar tumbles
Foreign investment in Myanmar, one of the world's poorest and most authoritarian countries, dropped more than two thirds last fiscal year amid the global recession and as economic sanctions on the military-ruled nation continued, according to government figures.
Investment Advisors International Names Horizon Investments, LLC as Newest Money Manager
JOHNS CREEK, GA--(Marketwire - 07/14/10) - Investment Advisors International, Inc. (IAI), the affiliate investment advisory firm of World Financial Group, Inc. ( World Financial Group ), announced Horizon Investments, LLC as the company's newest third-party money manager. IAI works with some of the industry's leading third-party money managers to make active asset management available not only ...
Foreign investment in Myanmar tumbles
Foreign investment in Myanmar, one of the world's poorest and most authoritarian countries, dropped more than two thirds last fiscal year as Chinese investment tailed off and economic sanctions on the military-ruled nation continued, according to government figures.
Investment banks swoop on CPI opportunity
When they spy a money-making opportunity, investment banks tend to move move fast. Just days after the UK government said it was changing pension funds' inflation standard, the banks are already working out how to sell them swaps linked to it.
Investment firm buys part of Dunn
An investment firm closed on a deal this week to buy part of Dunn Paper, a move the company's president said will allow for growth at the Port Huron mill.
Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights Mattel, Marriott International, Rockwell Collins and Genuine Auto Parts
Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights Mattel, Marriott International, Rockwell Collins and Genuine Auto Parts
Investment at Seaford Head pool welcomed
INVESTMENT in Seaford's only community pool has been welcomed. (14/07/2010 12:14:07)
Foreign Direct Investment in Pakistan Falls 40.7% in Year Ended June 30
Foreign direct investment in Pakistan fell 40.7 percent to $2.2 billion in the year ended June 30, according to an e-mailed statement from the central bank.
Foreign Investment in China Rises to Highest Level in More Than Two Years
Foreign direct investment in China rose to the second-highest on record in June, indicating overseas investors confidence in the countrys long-term growth even as the global economic recovery shows signs of weakening.
Investment-Grade Sales Jump as Yields Tumble to 6-Year Low: New Bond Alert
Corporate bond issuance surged to nearly $8 billion yesterday as yields on investment-grade debt fell to the least since April 2004.
Investment funds draw fresh capital, generate yields in June
Assets of investment funds in Hungary were up 1.1% at HUF 3,510 billion at the end of June from a month earlier, the Association of Hungarian Investment Fund and Asset Management Companies (BAMOSz) said.
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - Appleton Exploration Inc. - AEX
The following issues have been halted by Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada :
Investment flows seen hinged on deficit situation
WHILE INVESTOR sentiment is generally rosy, actual investment inflows will depend on how the Aquino administration will be able to address the countrys deficit problems.
Gladstone Investment Corporation Announces First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call Dates
MCLEAN, Va. -- Gladstone Investment Corporation announced today that it plans to report earnings after the stock market closes on Monday, August 2, 2010 for the first quarter ended June 30, 2010.
Care Investment Trust Inc. Announces Self-Tender Offer
Care Investment Trust Inc. , a real estate investment and finance company investing in healthcare-related real estate and commercial mortgage debt, today announced the commencement of a tender offer to purchase up to 100% of its currently issued and outstanding common stock at a price of $9.00 per share subject to a minimum subscription of 10,300,000 shares and certain other conditions.
GSC Investment Corp. Announces First Quarter Fiscal Year 2011 Financial Results
GSC Investment Corp. , a business development company, today announces financial results for the fiscal year 2011 first quarter ended May 31, 2010.
Care Investment Trust Inc. Announces Self-Tender Offer
NEW YORK, July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Care Investment Trust Inc. (NYSE: CRE) ("Care" or the "Company"), a real estate investment and finance company investing in healthcare-related real estate and commercial mortgage debt, today announced the commencement of a tender offer to purchase up to 100% of its currently issued and outstanding common stock at a price of $9.00 per share subject to a ...
Investment Adviser Agrees to Surrender $6 Million in Rothstein Case
The bankruptcy trustee for the defunct Rothstein Rosenfeldt Adler law firm has reached settlements with an investment adviser for $6 million and with a former RRA attorney for $700,000. Investment adviser Michael Szafranski, who acknowledges being a conduit for money transfers but denies any knowledge of Scott Rothstein's $1.2 billion Ponzi scheme, also agreed to a $32.5 million judgment, which ...
Ecowas Investment Bank of Togo Sells $59 Million Worth of 2017 Bonds
The Ecowas Bank for Investment and Development said it began selling 30 billion CFA francs ($59.2 million) worth of bonds yesterday to fund loans in West Africa.
Capital Investment Companies Celebrates Banking Programs Growth -- Bank Partners Grow Assets Under Management ...
RALEIGH, N.C. (July 15, 2010) Capital Investment Companies, one of the largest independent financial services and brokerage firms in the Southeast, is celebrating the robust growth of their banking division, Capital Bank Partners.
Investment in commercial, industrial construction up in Q2
Investment in non-residential building construction reached $10.1-billion in the second quarter of 2010, the first quarterly increase since the recession hit in 2008, Statistics Canada said Friday
Investment in commercial, industrial construction up in Q2
Investment in non-residential building construction reached $10.1 billion in the second quarter of 2010, up 1.2 per cent from the previous quarter, Statistics Canada said Friday. It was the first quarterly increase since the recession hit in the fourth quarter of 2008, the federal agency said.
Marret Investment Grade Bond Fund Announces Distributions for 3rd Quarter
Marret Asset Management Inc. announces that Marret Investment Grade Bond Fund will pay a distribution in the amount of $0.05 per unit on or before each of August 16, 2010, September 15, 2010 and October 15, 2010 to unitholders of record on July 30, 2010, August 31, 2010 and September 30, 2010, respectively.
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - Penfold Capital ACQ III Corp - PNF.P
The following issues have been halted by Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada :
US Venture Investment Nears Prerecession Levels--VentureSource
US Venture Investment Nears Prerecession Levels--VentureSource
Jiabao: China's Investment Climate Stable
China's premier says investment climate is stable
Crime Okinawa investment firm head to face mandatory indictment
The president of an investment firm in Nanjo, Okinawa Prefecture will face mandatory indictment as early as Tuesday, possibly the third such prosecution enabled by
Two Rivers investment adviser seeks 2nd Assembly seat
TWO RIVERS Terry Ostrander, president of Lakeshore Investment, Insurance Tax Services, is seeking to be the Republican Partys nominee for the state 2nd Assembly District.
Investment climate is stable, Premier tells business leaders
BEIJING - China's Premier tried to reassure executives of leading international companies at the weekend that his country's investment climate was stable, and said Beijing would not block exports of rare metals needed to make computers...
Japan Tobacco investment in India JV under scanner
The finance ministry is scrutinising the manner in which the worlds third-largest publicly traded cigarette maker, Japan Tobacco Inc (JT), had brought in foreign investment into its Indian joint venture without raising its equity. The deal bypassed the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) and took place even as a ban on new FDI in the sector was being readied.
Business : Pakistan eyes Chinese investment
Pakistan is expecting $10 billion Chinese investment to ease its ongoing energy crunch. According to plans unveiled by a dozen Chinese power-related companies, the proposed investment in energy generation, ranging from hydro to nuclear and wind power, can surpass this amount.
2. Why REITs should be the choice of investment
KUALA LUMPUR: Real estate investment trusts (REITs) offer many advantages to investors who are keen to invest in the property market.
Boston investment adviser trims Massey holdings
A Boston investment adviser has sold the bulk of Massey Energy shares owned by its clients.