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The Benefits Of An Investment Club
An investment club can be established as a legal entity. There are benefits to the discipline and decision-making typical of these clubs.
SARAWAK DOMESTIC INVESTMENT SEMINAR TO PROVIDE LATEST UPDATES
KUCHING, July 18 (Bernama) -- A seminar on Sarawak investment will be heldhere on July 28 to provide the latest updates on government policies,incentives,facilities and support services available to the business communityin the state.The one-day "Sarawak Domestic Investment Seminar 2011" is being organised bythe Malaysian Industrial Development Authority (MIDA), SME Corporation Malaysia(SME Corp ...
New Investment Research App ‘wRD Investor’ Launched
worldflow brings another co-mingled investment research App to market - enabling single-point access to top investment research from Edison, Equity Development and Fox-Davies CapitalLondon (PRWEB UK) 18 July 2011 Following the successful launch of its EuroIRP App, offering the first co-mingled research in the market, worldflow, the leading provider of secure mobile Apps to the financial markets ...
4 Questions to Ask Your Investment Counselor
Starting points for conversations, based on interviews with wealth managers, on how to navigate these turbulent times.
MGIC Investment Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2011 Results
MGIC Investment Corporation today reported a net loss for the quarter ended June 30, 2011 of $151.7 million, compared with net income of $24.6 million for the same quarter a year ago.
AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust Invests $70 Million to Help Build 333 Harrison Apartments Project in San Francisco
New Residential Development to Generate Over 600 Union Construction Jobs
Brunner Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Brunner Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
MGIC Investment posts 2Q loss of nearly $152M
Private mortgage insurer MGIC Investment Corp. on Monday reported a nearly $152 million second-quarter loss as loan defaults swelled.
Financials Earnings: Greenhill, MGIC Investment
Investment banking firm Greenhill & Co. (GHL) reported second quarter earnings yesterday, advancing
4 Questions to Ask Your Investment Counselor
Starting points for conversations, based on interviews with wealth managers, on how to navigate these turbulent times.
Fed Earns $4.68B from AIG Investment Portfolio
The New York Federal Reserve reported that it earned about $4.68 billion from American International Group Inc.'s Maiden Lane II.
Investment Managers More Risk-Averse, Yet Optimistic About Jobs
Institutional investment managers were more risk averse in the second quarter of 2011 as worry over the economy increased, yet almost three-quarters were optimistic about job growth and over half expect corporate earnings to grow in the short term, according to a survey released on Monday by Northern Trust.
Leading Agriculture Investment Conference Set to Bring Together 100+ Fund Managers in London in October
Over 100 fund managers and investors from the UK and across Europe are expected to meet at the 2nd Annual World Agriculture Investment conference in London (October 4-5) to discuss and debate how best to structure an agriculture investment. With the latest market insight on offer and one-on-one meetings available, anticipation is high.(PRWEB) July 19, 2011 On October 4-5, this intimate forum ...
Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: SPDR Retail Index, Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR, Retail HOLDRS ...
Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: SPDR Retail Index, Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR, Retail HOLDRS, Coach and Tiffany
Best investment deals - 4 expert picks
Scour equities markets today, and you won't find many obvious deals. Yes, stocks have fallen 5% since the spring, roiled by concerns over Greek debt and a potential slowdown in global growth.
Best investment deals
Scour equities markets today, and you won't find many obvious deals. Yes, stocks have fallen 5% since the spring, roiled by concerns over Greek debt and a potential slowdown in global growth.
TG OPTIMA Launches Investment Optimizer(TM)
GREAT NECK, N.Y., July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TG OPTIMA, Inc ., a leading provider of investment strategy solutions today announced the launch of Investment Optimizer (TM), a next generation quantitative investment optimization platform. Designed to integrate investment and trading strategies for institutional investors, the platform enables portfolio managers and traders to achieve optimal ...
Hutchens Investment Management Merges with New Leaf Asset Management
Hutchens Investment Management, Inc., an independent investment advisor managing $100 million+ in assets for equity and multi-asset portfolios announced today that it has merged with New Leaf Asset Management, LLC.
Be Careful Where You Get Your Investment Advice
Some investment advisers are working in their own best interest, not yours.
Leading Agriculture Investment meeting brings investors and agriculture managers face-to-face in Singapore
Europe’s leading agriculture investment meeting heads to Singapore (November 15-16), specifically designed to facilitate personal meetings with investors, asset managers and premium, sustainable agriculture operators.(PRWEB) July 20, 2011 This is a unique opportunity to do real deals, form effective partnerships and get an honest appraisal of agriculture as an investment vehicle. ...
Isle of Man investment bonds provide long-term flexibility
Offshore investment bonds are a tried and tested tax planning vehicle for long-term investment, especially for high earners and intending expats.
Indian investment trust launches shelved
Several investment trusts focused on India have been shelved, due to lack of investor interest. The launch of Kotak India Infrastructure has been delayed, while New Horizon India Opportunities has been cancelled altogether, due to lacklustre sentiment in the market.
Investment Co PLC - Interim Management Statement
Investment Co PLC - Interim Management Statement
Brunner Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Brunner Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Workbooks.com Secures Additional Angel Investment Taking the Total Value to £5.4 Million
Workbooks.com has secured a total investment of £5.4m from Angel investors. This business was able to raise the additional capital in less than 60 days, in part because Angel investors were able to take advantage of the recent EIS tax relief changes, which makes investing in business like Workbooks more tax efficient for private investors.(PRWEB UK) 21 July 2011 Workbooks.com has secured a total ...
Sol Investment Management Donates $8k to the CFA Okanagan Endowment Fund
Sol Investment Management, a retail investment practice based in Canada, grants the CFA Okanagan Endowment Fund $8k. The funding is then presented to the Central Okanagan Foundation for community empowerment.Kelowna, BC (PRWEB) July 21, 2011 Sol Investment Management, a retail investment practice led by Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Coreen T. Sol, donated $8k to the CFA Okanagan Endowment ...
First half investment pledges up 20% – BOI
More investment pledges were approved by the Board of Investment (BOI) in the first six months of 2011. Investment pledges, mostly from local investors, rose by 20.32 percent to P204 billion compared to P170 billion in January to June last year, according to a BOI on Thursday. Local investments remained at a record P193 billion compared to P11 billion by foreign investors, said the BOI.
Investment pledges up 20% in first half - BOI
More investment pledges were approved by the Board of Investment in the first six months of 2011. Investment pledges, mostly by local investors, rose 20.32 percent to P204 billion compared to P170 billion in January to June last year, the BOI said on Thursday.
Morgan Stanley Investment Banking, Debt Trading Top Goldman for First Time
Fixed-income trading generated $2.09 billion for Morgan Stanley and investment banking brought in $1.47 billion, while Goldman Sachs reported $1.6 billion and $1.45 billion, respectively.
Fitch: Boston Scientific debt is investment grade
Boston Scientific's credit rating was lifted to investment grade by Fitch Ratings, reflecting the medical device provider's elimination of more than $1 billion in debt since last year.
Mutual Funds Weekly: Even with a losing investment, run the numbers
For investors who realize they’re on the losing end of an investment, one unsurprising reaction is a desire to get out — and quick. But that’s not always the best plan. Read that story and more in Mutual Funds Weekly.
Investment Professionals, Inc. Announces the Addition of Jeffrey Jaynes as Vice President, Director of Insurance
Leading bank broker-dealer Investment Professionals, Inc. announced the addition of Jeffrey Jaynes, formerly of VIP Insurance, as VP, Director of Insurance for the firm.
Indonesia's Foreign Direct Investment Jumps 21% in Second Quarter
Foreign direct investment in Indonesia surged 21 percent in the second quarter of 2011 from a year earlier, as strong commodity prices attracted investors into the mining sector in the world's top exporter of thermal coal and tin.
Investment Advised, Led And Executed By Capital M&A Partner, Steven Ogunro In Cvent, Returns Est. 20x To Investors As ...
Largest US software VC deal since 2007 according to Wall Street Journal. Largest investment in a private software company in 2011.McLean, VA (PRWEB) July 22, 2011 Cvent, the world’s largest provider of online event management, meeting site selection and web survey solutions, today announced it has secured $136 million in funding led by New Enterprise Associates (NEA) and Insight Venture Partners ...
Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: lululemon athletica, Ancestry.com, Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance, Coach ...
Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: lululemon athletica, Ancestry.com, Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance, Coach and Red Robin Gourmet Burgers
South Africa: Private Equity And Investment in Africa
Is Africa the world's most under-rated investment destination? Could the continent offer better returns on cheaper capital? Could private equity be the key to unlocking the wealth of the world's largest market and the last frontier of growth in an ailing global economy?
Investment handler imprisoned in $5 million fraud
A St. Louis-area financial investment handler was sentenced Friday to eight years in federal prison and ordered to repay more than $4.3 million to often-elderly clients he bilked of money he spent on such things as trips to strip clubs in neighboring Illinois, jewelry and credit card bills.
Investment capital still taking flight
Direct investment in Greece showed a net outpouring of 115 million euros in the year’s first five months, compared with a net inflow of 458 million euros in the same period of 2010, according to data released by the Bank of Greece this week.
Investment capital still taking flight
Direct investment in Greece showed a net outpouring of 115 million euros in the year’s first five months, compared with a net inflow of 458 million euros in the same period of 2010, according to data released by the Bank of Greece this week.
Utility-Scale Storage: Determining the Best Investment Strategy for Utilities -- A Smart Grid Today Webinar
Smart Grid Today presents "Utility-Scale Storage: Determining the Best Investment Strategy for Utilities" webinar with Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) Strategic Program Manager Haresh Kamath, Duke Energy Senior Project Manager Melanie Miller, Customized Energy Solutions Vice President of Emerging Technologies Rahul Walawalkar and Smart Grid Today Editor Dan Richman ...Rockville, MD ...
Petrobras unveils five-year investment plan
State-owned Brazilian oil company Petrobras has unveiled a five-year investment plan of $224.7 billion for the 2011-2015 period, up slightly from the previous 2010-2014 proposal, according to a company statement.
Investment managers must hit over .300 to succeed
Three questions with David Marcus of Basking Ridge.
Deutsche Bank May Post Profit Gain as Jain’s Investment Bank Wins Clients
Deutsche Bank AG (DBK) may say second- quarter profit rose, driven by the investment banking unit run by Anshu Jain , as speculation mounts that he may be in line to co-lead Germany’s biggest lender.
Investment Strategy, Gold, Equities, Bonds
July 25 (Bloomberg) -- Jeremy Batstone-Carr, head of private-client research at Charles Stanley & Co., discusses the outlook for equities, bonds and gold.
Rathbone Investment - Form 8.3 - Infrastructure India PLC
Rathbone Investment - Form 8.3 - Infrastructure India PLC
Rathbone Investment - Form 8 (OPD) Holidaybreak Plc
Rathbone Investment - Form 8 (OPD) Holidaybreak Plc
Motorola Solutions Venture Capital Leads Series B Investment Round in Canvas
Investment by Motorola Solutions’ investment arm will accelerate Canvas’ growth, innovation and market presenceReston, VA (PRWEB) July 25, 2011 Canvas, which provides a mobile business application service that makes it easy to find, customize and publish business apps for mobile devices, today announced it has closed the first $1.2 million in a $1.75 million Series B funding round. The round was ...
Investment Dar Forms Investors' Coordination and Liaison Committee
Kuwait City, 25 July 2011: The Investment Dar K.S.C.C .is pleased to announce that, in line with the Company's voluntary governance structure for the implementation of its restructuring plan, an Investors' Coordination and Liaison Committee ("the Committee") representing its banks and investors has now been finalized.
Bankers Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Bankers Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Brunner Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Brunner Investment - Net Asset Value(s)