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Swiss shadow lingers over investment banks
Speculation that UBS will move its investment bank outside the now restrictive Swiss zone highlights the risk posed by clamping down on systemic risk – it could render some investment banks uncompetitive. 28 May 2011 12:08 AM
Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: United States Gasoline, Baker Hughes, Cabot Oil & Gas and Suncor Energy
Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: United States Gasoline, Baker Hughes, Cabot Oil & Gas and Suncor Energy
A Hot Investment Recommendation
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PM defends Chinese investment in NZ
Prime Minister John Key has defended Chinese investment in New Zealand, citing Bright Dairy's purchase of Canterbury milk processor Synlait as a good example where Chinese capital inflows were helping the economy by creating jobs,...
Don't fear foreign investment in NZ - John Key
Kiwis should not be "totally xenophobic about investment in New Zealand", Prime Minister John Key says.
M&A can start to dream of the good old days once again
Investment bankers, private equity dealmakers and hedge funds have been feeling sorry for themselves over the past couple of years.
Key says Chinese investment brings capital, jobs
Prime Minister John Key has defended Chinese investment in New Zealand, saying it can bring in capital and create jobs.
Chinese investment creates jobs: PM
Prime Minister John Key has defended Chinese investment in New Zealand, saying it can bring in capital and create jobs.
Chinese investment creates jobs: PM
Prime Minister John Key has defended Chinese investment in New Zealand, saying it can bring in capital and create jobs.
The Fraser Institute: Barriers to Investment in North American Electricity Infrastructure Will Saddle Consumers With ...
CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - 05/30/11) - North America's electricity infrastructure needs close to $1 trillion (US) in investment over the next decade to meet the growing needs of Canada, the United States, and Mexico, according to a new report from the Fraser Institute, Canada's leading public policy think-tank. But unless governments remove or lower barriers that limit investment in ...
Q+A: What is driving China's investment in gold and silver?
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's investment demand for gold and silver has exploded, with trading volumes for silver forward contracts on the Shanghai Gold Exchange leaping over 700 percent last year.
What is driving China's investment in gold & silver?
China's investment demand for gold and silver has exploded, with trading volumes for silver forward contracts leaping over 700% last year.
Cambridge House International Inc.: Critical Materials Investment Symposium
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Investment-grade bonds surpass junk
Investment-grade corporate bonds are outperforming high-yield debt for the first time since November as investors switch to safer credits amid concern the global economic recovery is faltering.
SPL Investment Funds - Circular to Shareholders
SPL Investment Funds - Circular to Shareholders
Walter Investment Management Corp. Announces Corporate Credit Ratings and Closing of Residential Mortgage Securitization
Walter Investment Management Corp. today announced that Moody's Investors Service has assigned the Company a first-time Corporate Family Rating of B1 with a stable outlook. Â This follows the announcement by Standard & Poor's Rating Services that it had assigned the company a B+ long-term counterparty credit rating with a stable outlook. Â The ratings were assigned in conjunction with Walter ...
Institutional Investors Taking Longer to Change Investment Managers or Asset Allocations, According to Mellon ...
Institutional investors are taking far longer to change investment managers or asset allocations than they did before the 2008 financial crisis, according to Mellon Transition Management , the transition management specialist for BNY Mellon Asset Management and which this year celebrates its tenth anniversary.
Rocketick Secures Strategic Investment From NVIDIA
NVIDIA GPU Technology Conference, 2011 - GPU-based logic simulation provider Rocketick has completed a strategic B-round investment led by NVIDIA, the Silicon Valley-based leader in visual and parallel computing.
Walter Investment Management Corp. Announces Corporate Credit Ratings
TAMPA, Fla., -- Walter Investment Management Corp. (NYSE Amex: WAC) today announced that Moody's Inv...
Kimberly D. Gluck, CFA, to Join Boston Trust & Investment Management Company as a Senior Vice President and Portfolio ...
Boston Trust & Investment Management Company announced today that Kimberly D. Gluck, CFA, has joined the firm as a Senior Vice President and Portfolio Manager.
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trade Resumption - LATEEGRA GOLD CORP - LRG
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trade Resumption - LATEEGRA GOLD CORP - LRG
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trade Resumption - CIC Energy Corp. - ELC
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trade Resumption - CIC Energy Corp. - ELC
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trade Resumption - Unique Broadband Systems Inc. - UBS
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trade Resumption - Unique Broadband Systems Inc. - UBS
Investment companies boast lowest TERs
Almost a third of investment companies have a total expense ratio of less than 1 per cent while nearly two thirds cost less than 1.5 per cent, according to research from the Association of Investment Companies.
TG OPTIMA Partners with LINDO Systems to Deliver Investment Optimizer, the Next Generation Investment Optimization ...
TG OPTIMA, Inc., a leading service and technology provider of investment strategy solutions today announced that it has jointly developed Investment Optimizerâ¢, the next generation quantitative Investment Optimization analytics with its partner LINDO Systems, a global leader in optimization.
Frost Investment Advisors' Total Return Bond Fund Tops $500 Million - More Than Doubling Assets Under Management in ...
Frost Investment Advisors, LLC, a registered investment adviser, today announced that its Total Return Bond Fund has surpassed $500 million in assets under management, more than doubling since its launch in 2008.
Two Harbors Investment Corp. Completes Public Offering of Common Stock
Two Harbors Investment Corp. today announced the completion of its public offering of 20,000,000 shares of common stock and issuance of an additional 3,000,000 shares of common stock pursuant to the underwriters’ full exercise of their over-allotment option.
Apollo Investment Corporation Announces Quarter and Fiscal Year Ended March 31, 2011 Financial Results and Quarterly ...
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - 05/31/11) - Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ: AINV - News ) or the "Company," "Apollo Investment," "we" or "our" today announces financial results for its quarter and its fiscal year ended March 31, 2011. Additionally, the Company announces that its Board of Directors has declared its first fiscal quarter 2012 dividend of $0.28 per share, payable on July 6, 2011 ...
Colombia Bond Rating Raised to Investment Grade by Moody’s
Colombia’s credit rating was raised to investment grade by Moody’s Investors Service, matching a move by Standard & Poor’s two months earlier, as economic growth accelerates and the threat posed by guerrilla groups and organized crime recedes.
MSCI Inc. to Present at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Investment Management & Specialty Finance Conference
MSCI Inc. , a leading provider of investment decision support tools worldwide, including indices, portfolio risk and performance analytics and corporate governance services, announced today that David M.
UBS May Move Stamford Investment-Bank Staff to World Trade Center by 2015
UBS AG (UBSN) , Switzerland ’s biggest lender, may move the staff of its U.S. investment bank from Stamford , Connecticut, to the World Trade Center in Manhattan by 2015, a person with direct knowledge of the plan said.
UBS May Move Stamford Investment Bank to World Trade Center
UBS AG, Switzerland’s biggest lender, may move the staff of its U.S. investment bank from Stamford, Connecticut, to the World Trade Center in Manhattan by 2015, a person with direct knowledge of the plan said.