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Investment Adviser Misled Retirees in Hedge Funds Hurt by Madoff, SEC Says
U.S. regulators accused Colorado investment adviser Neal Greenberg of misleading clients including retirees while marketing hedge funds that later had losses linked to Bernard Madoff ’s record Ponzi scheme.
Apartment Investment and Management Company Announces Redemption of All Outstanding Shares of Class G Cumulative ...
DENVER----Apartment Investment and Management Company announced today it will redeem all outstanding shares of its Class G Cumulative Preferred Stock . Redemptions will occur on October 7, 2010 at $25.00 per share plus an amount equal to accumulated and unpaid dividends thereon to the redemption date of $0.5469 per share.
Walter Investment Management Corp. to Present at the Rodman & Renshaw Annual Global Investment Conference 2010
Walter Investment Management Corp. an asset manager, mortgage servicer and mortgage portfolio owner announced today it will be presenting at the Rodman & Renshaw Annual Global Investment Conference 2010 on September 14, 2010 at 12:30 p.m.
K&H investment fund assets reach HUF 797 billion by June 30
Assets in the K&H Investment Funds rose 16% to HUF 797 billion by the end of June 2010, the fund manager announced on Wednesday. The company has further strengthened its leading position in the market of capital and yield protected investment products with its 46.8% share.
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - Sacre-Coeur Minerals Ltd - SCM
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Investment success no reason to relax agricultural efforts: Hodgson
LINCOLN — The mayor of Lincoln has welcomed the federal government's investment of $1.5 million into the Vineland Research and Innovation Centre as a good-news story for local agriculture, but he said that doesn't mean the town should relax its lobbying initiatives.[...]
Egypt to Let Investment Minister Mohieldin Take Position at World Bank
Egypt will allow Investment Minister Mahmoud Mohieldin to leave his current position and assume a senior role at the World Bank, the government said.
Investment, freight declines reflect Cuban woes
Investment, freight declines reflect Cuban woes
Diversified Investment Advisors Launches Your Money Matters Page on Facebook
Harrison, NY September 8, 2010 Diversified Investment Advisors, Inc., a national investment advisory firm specializing in retirement plans, has launched Your Money Matters on Facebook to share and explore retirement and personal finance issues and trends with consumers. Located at (link) yourmoneymatters, Diversifieds Facebook page includes links to ...
Investment Consultants: It's Time to Clearly Define Their Role
As we all know, investment consultants exert tremendous influence in pension asset management decisi
Investment Management Consultants: What's Behind the Veil?
Investment Management Consultants: What?s Behind the Veil? Chairman?s Opening Speech at
Federal Realty Investment Trust Announces Participation in Panel Presentation at ISI 2nd Annual Real Estate Conference
Federal Realty Investment Trust announced today that Don Wood, president and chief executive officer, will participate in a panel discussion titled "Retail: The Pulse of the U.S. Consumer" on Tuesday, September 14 at 9:25 a.m.
Investment Clubs: Get Rich Quickly
For those who wish to invest in the Stock market and are afraid of losing their money, a new phenomenon is appearing: investment clubs, in which would-be investors band together with up to one hundred and fifty others, spreading the risk and deepening their knowledge…and making a fortune.
Are investment bankers any good at running investment banks?
Investment bankers appear to demonstrate no unique talent or outperformance when they are promoted to run the banks at which they work, according to analysis by Financial News.
International Investment Bank Eyes Bulgaria
The International Investment Bank, formed as an initiative of the Soviet Union in 1970, has started to actively invest in the countries of the former Eastern Bloc, including Bulgaria.
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - Transeuro Energy Corp. - TSU
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The Investment Tax Credit: Likely Even Less Effective Than I Thought
JW Mason channels my favorite economics professor, Austan Goolsbee, on investment tax credits.… Economic - Business - Austan Goolsbee - Politics - Business cycle
Why Pension Investment Advisory Fees Are So High (January 1, 2003 )
As a result of investment consultant conflicts of interest, lack of informed negotiations with manag
Investment adviser ordered to pay around $80,000
Kapiti Coast investment adviser Chris Lee has been ordered to pay property magnate Sir Robert Jones around $80,000 towards his defamation court costs.
Investment in Cambodia
China Inner Mongolia Erdos Hongjun Investment Co plans to pump $3 billion into Cambodian energy, property and aluminum processing projects, an official said Thursday.
Investment in mental health services sought
A leading psychiatrist has said that more investment in mental health services for children and adolescents will help reduce cases of suicide.
Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: Expeditors International of Washington, UTi Worldwide, TAL International ...
Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: Expeditors International of Washington, UTi Worldwide, TAL International Group, CAI International and Textainer
Investment Business
SIBA regulates "investment business" in or from with the BVI and provides that no person may carry on "investment business" of any kind in or from within the BVI unless they are licensed by the BVI Financial Services Commission ("FSC") to carry on such investment business.
Are investment bankers any good at running entire banks?
Investment bankers appear to demonstrate no unique talent or outperformance when they are promoted to run the banks at which they work, according to analysis by Financial News.
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - Brea Resources - BCS-V
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Investment Planning Counsel to acquire Titan Funds
Investment Planning Counsel Inc. and Titan Funds Incorporated today announced that a subsidiary of IPC will acquire Titan Funds.
Investment Planning Counsel to acquire Partners In Planning
Investment Planning Counsel Inc. and Partners in Planning Financial Group Ltd. today announced that IPC will purchase the shares of Partners In Planning.
Celebrity investment adviser pleads guilty to fraud
Investment advisor Kenneth Starr, who managed money for "high net-worth and celebrity clients," pleaded guilty Friday to charges he stole up to $50 million from investors.
Investment adviser to U.S. celebrities admits fraud
An investment adviser, whose clients included director Martin Scorsese and singer Carly Simon, pleaded guilty on Friday to fraud charges as part of a deal with U.S. prosecutors who accused him of swindling up to $50 million.
Investment norms to ease for foreign firms
To further simplify the foreign investment regime, the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion proposes to ease investment norms for foreign companies that have existing joint ventures or technical collaborations in India.
Investment advisors plead guilty to tax scheme
Two investment advisors at the heart of a phony tax shelter scheme which ensnarled Hollywood mogul Haim Saban among others pleaded guilty on Friday in Seattle to conspiracy and aiding in the filing of false tax returns.
Investment adviser talks economy
One of the solutions to the economic morass is to get the government out of the way and let entrepreneurs do their thing, in the view of investment adviser Rick M. Stein.
Investment banks reinvent themselves... again
The former chairman of Lazard in London, who is now chairman of Barclays, once said that the only two things that would survive a nuclear war were cockroaches and Lazard. On the evidence of the past few years, he underestimated the tenacity of the rest of the investment banking industry.
Two Harbors Investment Corp. Announces Third Quarter 2010 Dividend of $0.39 per Share
NEW YORK----The Board of Directors of Two Harbors Investment Corp. today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.39 per share of common stock for the third quarter of 2010. This dividend is payable October 21, 2010 to common stockholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2010.
Equinoxe Alternative Investment Services Ltd Announces the Completion of its Type 1 SAS70 Report
Equinoxe Alternative Investment Services Ltd has completed its Type 1 SAS70 report as of May 31st 2010. This is an internationally recognized reporting standard carried out by an independent accounting firm that confirms that Equinoxe has been through an in-depth audit of their control objectives and activities.
Goldman Sachs' investment chief to retire
Eileen Rominger, chief investment officer at Goldman Sachs Asset Management, is to step down at the end of the year and will not be replaced; the latest in a series of recent, high-profile personnel changes at the firm.
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - Continental Precious Minerals - CZQ
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Early Glance: Investment Banks companies
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of some top investment banks companies are up at 10 a.m.: Goldman Sachs rose $3.12 or 2.1 percent, to $153.51. Morgan Stanley rose $.46 or 1.7 percent, to $27.65.
Goldman Sachs’s Investment Chief Rominger to Leave at Year-End
Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s Eileen Rominger, who serves as chief investment officer for portfolio management businesses within the firm’s fund unit, is stepping down at the end of the year and won’t be replaced.
Fortress Investment Is Said to Seek $440 Million of Loans for Refinancing
Fortress Investment Group LLC , the New York-based buyout and hedge-fund firm, is seeking $440 million of loans to refinance existing debt, according to people familiar with the request.
Apartment Investment and Management Company Declares Dividends on Class T, U, V and Y Cumulative Preferred Stock
DENVER----Apartment Investment and Management Company announced today that its Board of Directors declared dividends on shares of its Class T, U, V and Y Cumulative Preferred Stock.
Apartment Investment and Management Company to Present at BMO Capital Markets 2010 North American Real Estate Conference
DENVER----Apartment Investment and Management Company announced today that Ernie Freedman, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will participate in a panel presentation at the BMO Capital Markets 2010 North American Real Estate Conference to be held in Chicago.
Investment Banker Janco Partners Visits GDT Tek Landfill Operation and President of GDT Tek, Bo Linton, Appeared on ...
ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwire - September 13, 2010) - GDT Tek ( PINKSHEETS : GDTK ) today announced that the Investment Banking Firm, Janco Partners, visited the GDT Tek pilot clean electricity facility in the San Jose area on September 9-10 last week. The purpose was to have the firm see the operation in person and gather a better visual and technical understanding of the GDT Tek system. This ...
Investment Contributions to GDP: Leading and Lagging Sectors
The following graph shows the rolling 4 quarter contribution to GDP from residential investment, equipment and software, and nonresidential structures.
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - Vicwest Income Fund - VIC.UN
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Urea investment policy to do away with competitive bids for new units
With its two-year-old fertiliser investment policy coming a cropper, the government has decided to do away with competitive bidding for awarding greenfield urea plants.
Investment climate strong despite competition
China's investment environment is not deteriorating, although competition is getting fiercer in some sectors, Ferdinando Beccalli-Falco, president and CEO of General Electric International, said Monday at the Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2010 held in Tianjin, also dubbed the Summer Davos.
Investment in early childhood programs crucial to long-term crime prevention: report
Investment in early childhood development programs could translate to substantial savings to society, argues a new report on the prevention of criminality among children and youth.
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Indian Investment Promotion Delegation In New York Hails 'Good Ties' With Malaysian Indian Community
NEW YORK, Sept 14 (Bernama) -- A visiting investment promotion delegation from India's Ministry for Overseas Indian Affairs has hailed the "good ties" it has established with Malaysia's Indian community.