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Foreign investment in China soars despite labor woes
China drew 29 percent more foreign direct investment (FDI) in July than a year earlier, with global firms still flocking to the country to build factories and set up research centers despite a bout of labor unrest.
Foreign investment in China soars despite labour woes
Foreign investment in China soars despite labour woes
Aust investment in China low
Chinese investment in Australia is sparking some concerns but it's not a two-way street, an expert says in a paper for the Lowy Institute.
Investment funds assets reach HUF 3,557 bln in July
Assets in funds managed by members of the association of Hungarian investment fund and asset management companies BAMOSz rose 1.3% to HUF 3,557 billion in July from the previous month, BAMOSz said.
ING Investment Management Builds Institutional Team, Hires Two Professionals Including New Role in Global Consultant ...
ING Investment Management today announced two senior hires in its institutional business as the firm seeks to further build and strengthen its relationships with the institutional investment consultant community in the US and internationally.
Fair Investment Co. in Omo tie up with Annuity Team
Fair Investment Company has partnered with The Annuity Team to offer its customers a new open market option annuity service.
Investment Column: Six ideas for striking it rich in mining
Isn't mining just the most alluring industry in the investment landscape? It spins that simplest and most exciting of dreams, that of digging in the ground and striking it rich. And the London stock market provides ample opportunities to play this sector, from the raciest little exploratory venture in a far off land to the global goliaths that now make up more than 10 per cent of the FTSE 100.
Investment may not reach target
Applications for investment privileges might not reach the 500 billion baht target set by the Board of Investment this year as investors have delayed their plans because of the environmental impasse at Map Ta Phut industrial estate, Industry Minister Chaiwut Bannawat said.
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - Northern Star Mining Corp. - NSM -V
The following issues have been halted by Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada :
RiverFront Investment Group, LLC Adds Another Industry Veteran to Business Development Team and Forms Partner Advisor ...
RiverFront Investment Group announced today that Stuart Porterfield will be joining RiverFront as its Mid-Atlantic/Northeast Regional Director. He will also assume responsibility for RiverFront's Internal Sales and Marketing effort.
Investment Bank - Support Analyst Role
Start: 5 August 2010 An opportunity has arisen for a support analyst to join a major Swiss investment bank on an initial 12 month contractual basis. The role will initial...
Uganda Expects Foreign Investment to Increase 8.9% on Oil, Mining Spending
Foreign direct investment in Uganda , set to become an oil producer in 2011, may grow 8.9 percent this year amid increased investment in the countrys energy and mining industries, the Uganda Investment Authority said.
Natcan Investment Management Announces the Third Issuance of The Natcan QSSP II Investment Fund, Series 2010
MONTREAL, QUEBEC-- - Natcan Investment Management Inc., a subsidiary of National Bank Financial Group , announces the third issuance of Class A shares, Series 2010 of The Natcan QSSP II Investment Fund Inc..
Timbercreek Mortgage Investment Corporation announces July 2010 dividend for TSX listed Class A Shares
Timbercreek Mortgage Investment Corporation is pleased to announce that its board of directors has declared a monthly dividend of $0.068 per class A share of the Fund to be paid on August 13, 2010 to holders of Class A Shares of record on July 30, 2010.
Investment simulation game kicks off
OSK Investment Bank Bhd yesterday launched the OSK Investment Challenge (OSKIC), a virtual investing competition which simulates trading on Bursa Malaysia.
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - Cobalt Coal Corp. - CBT
The following issues have been halted by Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada :
Former Wesleyan Investment Chief Sued by Connecticut Over Use of Assets
Former Wesleyan University Chief Investment Officer Thomas Kannam was sued by Connecticut over using endowment assets to benefit private investment groups he had ties with, the state attorney general said in an e-mailed statement.
Mexico's Foreign Investment Jumps 28% in First Half on Heineken Purchase
Mexico received $12.2 billion in foreign direct investment in the first six months of this year, a 28 percent increase from last year.
Timbercreek Mortgage Investment Corporation announces August 2010 dividend for TSX listed Class A Shares
Timbercreek Mortgage Investment Corporation is pleased to announce that its board of directors has declared a monthly dividend of $0.068 per class A share of the Fund to be paid on September 15, 2010 to holders of Class A Shares of record on August 31, 2010.
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 $1.50 or 1.0 percent, to $146.74. Morgan Stanley fell $.20 or .8 percent, to $25.72.
Investment officer elected society leader
Chris Cannon, chief investment officer at FirsTrust in Daytona Beach, has been installed as president of the CFA Society of Orlando.
Investment in real estate to touch $300 bn in 2010: report
Reflecting improved investor confidence, investment in commercial real estate globally is expected to witness a 'healthy' growth of 40-50 per cent to $300 billion in the current year, says a report.
Investment advisers don't expect double dip recession
SAN FRANCISCO - A majority of investment advisers say that a double-dip recession is unlikely and that the stock market will improve over the next six months - but their clients are more worried, according to a survey of money managers released Wednesday by financial-services firm Charles Schwab Corp.
Investment Professionals, Inc. Adds Two Fixed Income Hires
Leading bank broker-dealer Investment Professionals, Inc. today announced the hiring of James "Tony" Beigel as a Fixed Income Trader and Erol Bitela as an Institutional Fixed Income Dealer Sales Rep. Â With these hires IPI underscores its commitment to providing best-in-class products and service to Registered Investment Advisors . Â Mr.
CalPERS investment officer linked to bribery scandal resigns
Senior CalPERS investment officer Leon Shahinian resigned today after being linked to the pension fund's bribery scandal, The Bee has learned.
Investment Technology Group Inc. (ITG) CEO and President Robert C Gasser sells 3,200 Shares
By insider. CEO and President of Investment Technology Group Inc. ( ITG ) Robert C Gasser sells 3,200 shares of ITG on 08/25/2010 at an average price of $14.13 a share. Read more » »
UAE investment in Iran power sector tops $720mln
UAE investment in Iran power sector tops $720mln
Abu Dhabi Investment, Apollo Are Among Bidders for Stake in BHF, FTD Says
Deutsche Bank AG selected Abu Dhabi Investment Co., Apollo Global Management LLC, Permira Advisers LLP and LGT Group for the second round of a sale of BHF-Bank AG, Financial Times Deutschland reported, without saying where it got the information.
Qatar First Investment to Spend $500 Million on Energy, Finance in Turkey
Qatar First Investment Bank plans to spend $500 million in Turkey.
Empire Investment Holdings Ranked One of the Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America
MIAMI----Empire Investment Holdings , a private investment firm focused on acquiring non-core business units of public and private corporations, today announced that it has been recognized by Inc.
Empire Investment Holdings Ranked One of the Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America
MIAMI -- Empire Investment Holdings ("Empire"), a private investment firm focused on acquiring non-c...
SCEPTRE INVESTMENT COUNSEL RECEIVES FINAL APPROVAL OF COURT FOR COMBINATION WITH FIERA CAPITAL
Sceptre Investment Counsel Limited today announced that it obtained the final order of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice in connection with the previously announced statutory plan of arrangement pursuant to Section 182 of the Business Corporations Act , under which Sceptre and Fiera Capital Inc. will combine their businesses under the name Fiera Sceptre Inc.
Investment package to create new jobs
Governor Pat Quinn announced on August 27, 2010 that the state is providing a business investment package to Stericycle, Inc. The investment package will result in 25 new jobs being created and 360 jobs being retained.
Investment to Spur Economic Growth in Northeast Illinois
Governor Pat Quinn announced Friday that the state is providing a business investment package to Stericycle, Inc., a leading national medical waste disposal service company.
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - Burcon NutraScience Corp. - BU
The following issues have been halted by Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada :
Chinese investment, a real threat to U.S. national security?
The United States has repeatedly blocked investment from Chinese companies on national security grounds, a protectionist move that will only harm its own interests, analysts say.
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French Industrial Investment Is Poised to Rise 5% This Year, Estrosi Says
French industrial investment is expected to rise by 5 percent in 2010, Industry Minister Christian Estrosi said in a statement sent by e-mail today.
Investment Dar of Kuwait May Post $416 Million Loss in 2009, Al-Rai Says
Investment Dar Co. , the Kuwait-based owner of half of Aston Martin Lagonda Ltd., may report a loss of about 120 million dinars ($416 million) for last year, Al-Rai reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
President Yanukovych wants investment to coal industry
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych wants investment to come to the coal industry of Ukraine. "The stock-taking of the coal industry has been completed. Sixty-three investment projects for nearlyHr 50 billion have been selected," said Yanukovych during his trip to Stakhanov in Luhansk region.
Swedish regulator pulls investment bank's license
Sweden's financial supervisory authority has revoked the license of investment bank HQ Bank AB, saying it breached Swedish legislation and demonstrated serious deficiencies in its trading operations.
Hanley Investment Group Sells Grocery-Anchored Shopping Center in Birmingham, Alabama Suburb
Birmingham - Hanley Investment Group Real Estate Advisors, one of the most dominant retail investment groups and a market leader in the sale of retail properties, announced today that Kevin T. Fryman of Hanley Investment Group represented the seller in the purchase of a 67,325-square-foot grocery-anchored shopping center in the Birmingham suburb of Trussville, Alabama.
Nokia, Siemens confirm NSN investment talks: report
Nokia and Siemens have confirmed talks with private equity firms over a possible investment into Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN), the Financial Times said on its website on Sunday.
Rio Tinto Approves Investment In Hope Downs 4 Iron Ore Mine
Rio Tinto Approves Investment In Hope Downs 4 Iron Ore Mine
International Investment Bank third year consecutive dividend distribution from ARTES
30 August 2010 International Investment Bank International Investment Bank ( IIB IIB ), a globally focused investment bank based in the Kingdom of Bahrain operating in line with Shari'ah principles, is pleased to announce the third year consecutive dividend distribution to its investors in IIB IIB Automotive Ltd (IAL).
ECM Libra Investment Bank In Cooperation Agreements With Chinese Partners
KUALA LUMPUR, August 30 (Bernama) -- ECM Libra Financial Group Bhd's investment banking division ECM Libra Investment Bank has entered into cooperation agreements with China's Dacheng Law Offices, a partnership law firm, and Hejun Consulting, a consulting company.
Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: ReneSola, Sandisk, Xyratex and Ford Motor
Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: ReneSola, Sandisk, Xyratex and Ford Motor
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - Continental Gold Ltd - CNL
The following issues have been halted by Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada :
Magenta Mortgage Investment Corporation announces fiscal 2010 dividend for Class "A" Participating Preferred Shares.
Magenta Mortgage Investment Corporation and its sister company, Magenta II Mortgage Investment Corporation, are pleased to announce the recent payment of fiscal 2010 dividends with respect to Magenta Class "A" and Magenta Class "B" Shares.
Early Glance: Investment Banks companies
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of some top investment banks companies are down at 10 a.m.: Goldman Sachs fell $.06 or percent, to $139.34. Morgan Stanley fell $.22 or .9 percent, to $24.81.