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Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - Polar Star Mining Corp. - PSR - V
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Early Glance: Investment Banks companies
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of some top investment banks companies are down at 10 a.m.: Goldman Sachs fell $1.81 or 1.2 percent, to $152.56. Morgan Stanley fell $.37 or 1.3 percent, to $27.40.
Investment promotions officers attend capability building training
Municipal investment promotions officers in Pampanga registered 100 percent attendance in the first ever conducted capability building training on investment promotions in the province.
Midday Glance: Investment Banks companies
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of some top investment banks companies are down at 1 p.m.: Goldman Sachs fell $1.43 or .9 percent, to $152.94. Morgan Stanley fell $.22 or .8 percent, to $27.55.
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - DHX Media - DHX
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Czech Investment Doubles From 2009
PRAGUE-Capital investment in Czech Republic commercial property rebounded by 233% in the first half, but was still low at $280 million compared with 2005-2008. But the market remains dominated by local investors with no sign of concerted return of foreigners, according to realtor DTZ.
Investment in R&D must to compete with India: Obama
President Barack Obama says his administration had made the largest investment in research and development in history so that the US can compete with China and India and Germany over the long term.
Foreign Investment in China Climbs for 13th Straight Month to $7.6 Billion
Foreign direct investment in China climbed for the 13th straight month in August, even as U.S. and European companies complained of a worsening business environment and government discrimination.
Foreign investment in China weakened in August
Foreign investment in China weakened again in August after rebounding from a slowdown earlier this year, the government reported Wednesday.
China: foreign direct investment up 18.1 percent
Foreign direct investment in China rose 18.1 percent in the first eight months of 2010, the government said Wednesday, as confidence in the world's second-largest economy appeared to moderate slightly.
Foreign Investment Growth Weakens In China
Foreign investment in China weakened in August
Kenya: Investment Banks Poised to Reap From Capital Market Deals
Kenya's investment banks and transaction advisers are set to reap from multi-billion shilling capital market deals coming through in the second half of the year, a departure from the first half when the dealers faced a draught of transactions.
Investment funds assets climb 3% to HUF 3,668 bln in August
Assets in Hungarian investment funds grew 3.1% to HUF 3,668 billion at the end of August from a month earlier, the Hungarian Association of Investment Funds and Asset Managers (BAMOSz) said.
IK Investment Partners Takes Majority Stake In GHD GesundHeits
IK Investment Partners Takes Majority Stake In GHD GesundHeits
IK Investment Partners Takes Stake In GHD GesundHeits
IK Investment Partners Takes Stake In GHD GesundHeits
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - CIC Energy Corp. - ELC
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American Equity Investment Life sets debt offering
American Equity Investment Life Holding Co. said Wednesday it plans to offer $150 million in convertible senior notes that will come due in 2015.
Investment firm raises bid for Cypress Bioscience to $4.25 per share, makes tender offer
SAN DIEGO - Investment manager Ramius said Wednesday it started an unsolicited offer to buy Cypress Bioscience Inc. for $4.25 per share, an increase from its most recent offer for the biotechnology company.
Seattle investment firm accused of not paying hundreds of clients
SEATTLE - A Seattle investment firm is accused of failing to pay hundreds of clients. Chesterfield Mortgage Investors has had its assets frozen by the state. The Washington state Attorney General's Office alleges Chesterfield failed to pay its investors and continued to operate despite being insolvent.  The AG's Office also says CEO Charles Chesterfield took $300,000 to cover his own personal ...
Kuwait's International Investment Group Denies Report on Debt Repayment
International Investment Group KSCC denied a newspaper report that the company made repayments of$15 million to an Emirati lender and $3 million to sukukholders.
Korea Investment Incurred $816 Million Appraisal Loss From Merrill
Korea Investment Incurred $816 Million Appraisal Loss From Merrill
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - Poplar Creek Res Inc. - PCK
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Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - Strategic Oil & Gas Ltd - SOG
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G2 Investment Hires Lehman's Robert Cox as Forbes Private Capital Expands
G2 Investment Group hired four executives, including former Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. Senior Managing Director Robert C. Cox, to expand the money- management firm’s Forbes Private Capital Group subsidiary.
Federal Realty Investment Trust Announces Third Quarter 2010 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Information
Federal Realty Investment Trust will announce third quarter 2010 earnings in a press release to be issued on Wednesday, November 3, 2010.
International Investment Forum opens in Russia's sea resort
The Ninth International Investment Forum Sochi-2010 opened Thursday in Russia's Black Sea resort of Sochi with the focus on opportunities outside of the capital, the Interfax news agency reported.
Overseas Investment Office sets record straight on Natural Dairy
The Overseas Investment Office (OIO) has dismissed reports it has nearly completed its review of Natural Dairy (NZ) Holdings application to buy 20 farms owned by the Crafar family. OIO manager Annelies McClure said the statement in a New Zealand Herald report that the OIO had either declined consent or suggested significant constraints was incorrect. “The OIO has not rejected, suggested or ...
Libyan Investment Authority Raises UniCredit Stake to 2.6%, Sole Reports
The Libyan Investment Authority raised its stake in UniCredit SpA to 2.59 percent from 2.08 percent after buying about 100 million shares, Il Sole 24 Ore reported, without saying where it got the information.
Care Investment Trust Inc. Announces Acceptance for Listing on OTCQX; Trading to Begin Immediately
Care Investment Trust Inc. , a real estate investment and finance company that invests in healthcare-related real estate and commercial mortgage debt, today announced that the Company's application for listing on the OTC market's highest tier, OTCQX, has been accepted and that the Company's shares will begin trading immediately on the OTCQX listing platform under the ticker "CVTR." Â
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - Rubicon Minerals Corp. - RMX
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Early Glance: Investment Banks companies
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of some top investment banks companies are down at 10 a.m.: Goldman Sachs fell $1.05 or .7 percent, to $151.18. Morgan Stanley fell $.14 or .5 percent, to $26.64.
Russian investment surges in Aug, unemployment eases
* Investment up 10.9 pct y/y, best since Sept 2008
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - Skana Capital Corp. - SKN
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Investment in road upgrades shows impact
A 2009 evaluation shows that ICBC’s investment in road improvements are helping keep everyone safer.
Investment scams target seniors
Bernie Madoff is the name everyone remembers, but shady investment "advisers" don't have to bilk billions to do real harm.
Foreign investment falls 34.1pc during July/August
KARACHI : Net foreign investment in Pakistan fell 34.1 percent to $267 million in the first two months of the fiscal year 2010/11, compared with $405.4 million in the same period last year, the central bank said on Friday. Out of the total foreign in ....
Investment adviser sued over links to Madoff
NEW YORK — The court-appointed receiver for two feeder funds that invested with Ponzi schemer Bernard Madoff sued J. Ezra Merkin, the funds’ investment adviser, for breach of fiduciary duty, gross negligence, and fraud. J. Ezra Merkin - Bernard Madoff - NEW YORK - Feeder fund - Fiduciary
Foreign investment in Pakistan declines 34%
Net foreign investment in Pakistan fell 34.1% to $267mn in the first two months of the fiscal year 2010-11 (FY11) as compared with $405.4mn in the same period last year, according to the latest data from the State Bank of Pakistan.
HSBC Global Investment Funds increases stake in Maruti to 7.03 pc
New Delhi, Sep 19 : Country's leading carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) has announced that HSBC Global Investment Funds has increased its stake in the company to 7.03 per cent through an open market transaction.
Investment climate for SMEs needs to improve: FICCI
Highlighting the difficulties faced by small and medium enterprises when accessing finances, the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) has said that the investment climate for the SMEs needs to improve through rational policies, better access to finance, and stronger institutions.
Capital Investment, Incomes Rise in August
Russian capital investment surged the most in almost two years in August, according to a State Statistics Service report on Friday, as employment and consumer spending rose, signaling that domestic demand may help drive the recovery.
Fan Says China Should Expand Investment to Avoid Asset Bubbles, RTHK Says
China should expand investment channels to avoid asset bubbles, Radio Television Hong Kong reported today, citing Fan Gang, a former central bank adviser. Inflation in China is unlikely to accelerate to the peak in 2007 and 2008, RTHK cited Fan as saying.
Investment property sales grow 86% on-year
SINGAPORE: The property investment market in Singapore recorded S$5.91 billion in sales for the third quarter of 2010.
Canon Investment Holdings Limited Plans to Invest $48.9 Million in Altair Nanotechnologies, Inc.
Comprehensive Agreement Includes Equity Investment, the Purchase of Products and Services and Privileged Access to the China Market
CPP Investment Board Acquires Interests in Eight Canadian Shopping Centres for $335.5 Million
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - 09/20/10) - The CPP Investment Board (CPPIB) announced today it has acquired interests in eight Canadian shopping centres for a total equity investment of $230.5 million. The gross purchase price of these acquisitions is $335.5 million including the proportionate assumption of $105 million of debt. CPPIB has acquired the 431,000-square-foot Hillside Centre in ...
Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: Trina Solar, Solarfun Power Holdings, Renasola and Jinkosolar Holdings
Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: Trina Solar, Solarfun Power Holdings, Renasola and Jinkosolar Holdings
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trading Halt - Genco Resources - GGC
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CPP Investment Board spends $335.5 million for stakes in eight shopping malls
TORONTO - The CPP Investment Board says it has bought stakes in eight Canadian shopping malls for a total investment of $335.5 million, including
Canadian firms' investment in emerging markets jump as U.S. slows, says EDC
OTTAWA - Emerging markets are attracting a larger share of investment from Canadian companies looking to expand beyond their borders. Export Development Canada says business volumes in emerging markets grew by 28 per cent to $10.8 billion in the first half of this year.
Early Glance: Investment Banks companies
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shares of some top investment banks companies are down at 10 a.m.: Goldman Sachs fell $.76 or .5 percent, to $150.22. Morgan Stanley fell $.14 or .5 percent, to $26.33.