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Wells Fargo Hires Citadel Securities’ 25 Investment Bankers
Wells Fargo & Co., taking advantage of a decision by Citadel LLC’s billionaire founder Ken Griffin to disband his securities business, hired former investment- banking co-chief Brian Maier and about two dozen others.
Gladstone Investment Trades Ex-Dividend
According to Dividend Channel, on 8/17/11, Gladstone Investment Corp (GAIN) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.05, payable on 8/31/11. As a percentage of GAIN's recent stock price of $7.07, this dividend works out to approximately 0.71%.Below is a dividend history chart for GAIN, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.05 declared by Gladstone Investment Corp ...
Wells Fargo hires Citadel investment bankers
Wells Fargo & Co. said Monday that it has hired 25 investment bankers and administrative staff from Citadel after the hedge fund abandoned plans to build out its investment banking unit.
Investment club organizer indicted for fraud
A Jefferson County grand jury has indicted a Lakewood man on four counts of fraud under the Colorado Securities Act involving an investment club he organized in 2006.
Analysis: China unlikely to cool investment as its growth engine
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's long-term plan to cut reliance on investment as a growth engine is clashing with its short-term need for protection against a worsening global outlook.
Investment Guideline Reviews Now Crucial in Light of U.S. Debt Downgrade
FrontLine Compliance Assisting Investment Managers Impacted by Standard & Poor’s Rating DowngradeNew York, NY (PRWEB) August 16, 2011 FrontLine Compliance, LLC, a leading regulatory compliance consulting firm, has expanded its customized investment guideline review service for large money managers following the U.S. debt downgrade issued by Standard’s & Poor’s on August 5, 2011. The downgrade ...
Investment Management Firms Find Economy, Regulations, Hampering Growth: KPMG Survey
The dual impact of the persistently weak economic environment and new regulations is keeping investment management companies on a slow growth track, according to industry executives surveyed by KPMG LLP, the audit, tax, and advisory firm. Â
NM investment funds grew during fiscal year
New Mexico's investment and pension funds are reporting strong performance for the just-ended fiscal year but some of the gains have been erased by recent financial market losses.
Getting a Good Deal on Investment Property
Investment returns in real estate are really comprised of two pieces: operating positive cash flows and long-term appreciation. However, in today's world, even though it probably will come, we cannot count ...
Investment dearth continues | Business Recorder
FDI (Foreign Direct Investment) provides a strong impetus to economic development in a country such as Pakistan which is heavily dependent on foreign inflows. Foreign investment has faced a constant decline ever since it peaked in FY07 and squeezed to less than a fourth in the past four years. The trend continued in the first month of this fiscal year.
My 5th Biggest Investment
Investment returns can do strange things to a portfolio. My fifth biggest shareholding, the Bermuda-based investment company Ocean Wilsons Holdings , started off as a relatively small position but its ...
3 Investment Opportunities in this Crazy Market
High-yield bonds, agricultural commodities, and Japan all look interesting.
Ambrose victory validates investment into RPM
Finances were so bad at Richard Petty Motorsports last season that the organization was operating on a week-to-week basis with no guarantee it could make it to the next NASCAR race.
Ambrose victory validates investment into RPM
Finances were so bad at Richard Petty Motorsports last season that the organization was operating on a week-to-week basis with no guarantee it could make it to the next NASCAR race.
Tom Gardner: A Freestyle Love Supreme Investment
The Motley Fool's co-founder and CEO reveals seven of his greatest investments ever.
Investment broker guilty in Ponzi scheme
A former CEO of an Austin-based investment firm has been convicted of using former NFL stars and church contacts to fraudulently raise more than $50 million from investors.
Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: Johnson & Johnson, iShares S&P U.S. Preferred Stock Index and Buckeye ...
Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: Johnson & Johnson, iShares S&P U.S. Preferred Stock Index and Buckeye Partners LP
Brunner Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Brunner Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Investment Strategy for Gold, Outlook for Price
Aug. 18 (Bloomberg) -- Michael Widmer, head of metals research at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, talks about the outlook for gold prices. He speaks with Lisa Murphy on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)
Asia Pacific sees major growth in property investment
Property investment in Asia has witnessed significant growth recently and industry experts expect the increase to continue.
Updated: Barnes & Noble Gets $204 Million Investment From Liberty Media
It is not the outright buy that Barnes & Noble was hoping for, but Liberty Media is making a strategic investment of $204 million in the company, making it B&N’s third largest shareholder after Leonard Riggio and Ronald Burkle.
Barnes & Noble Gets $204 Million Investment From Liberty Media
It is not the outright buy that Barnes & Noble was hoping for, but Liberty Media is making a strategic investment of $204 million in the company, making it B&N’s third largest shareholder after Leonard Riggio and Ronald Burkle.
10 Signs Of A Bad Investment Advisor
In times of market turbulence, investors are apt to reconsider their relationships with their advisors, or reconsider their status as DIYers. You may not make a move till things settle out, but it’s a good idea to look with a critical eye at the way your investments are being managed in this testing environment. ...
Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: Sturm, Ruger & Company, Randgold Resources and Consolidated Edison
Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: Sturm, Ruger & Company, Randgold Resources and Consolidated Edison
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Brunner Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Brunner Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Private Investment Still Weak
The root of the economy's ills is often said to be a lack of demand or elevated debt levels. While both explanations have merit, the underlying problem is depressed business investment.
Perry's 1995 investment in Movie Gallery raises questions
The governor's staff says liberal bloggers are trying to manufacture a controversy.
Th safe investment that beats all comers
For risk-free returns, index-linked savings certificates are hard to top.
Penang refutes Tsu Koon, says investment decisions done quicker
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 21 — Investment agency InvestPenang has dismissed former Penang chief minister Senator Tan Sri Dr Koh Tsu Koon’s claims that the state’s economic success now should be attributed to his previous administration.
Penang refutes Tsu Koon, says investment decisions done quicker
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 21 — Investment agency InvestPenang has dismissed former Penang chief minister Senator Tan Sri Dr Koh Tsu Koon’s claims that the state’s economic success now should be attributed to his previous administration. InvestPenang chairman Lee Kah Choon said today it was “ridiculous” for Koh to suggest that it took investors years to ...
Relax investment norms for private equity funds: CII
Investment guidelines for private equity and venture capital funds should be suitably relaxed as such investors aim at improving management and operations of companies and nurture companies over the long term, the Confederation of Indian Industry CII says.
Chinese finding mining investment tougher
A string of cost blowouts, poor investment returns and confusion about Australia's foreign investment guidelines are reshaping China Inc's appetite for investing in local resource projects.
Mexico Raises Forecast for Direct Investment 11% to $20 Billion for 2011
Mexico may receive as much as $20 billion in foreign direct investment this year, 11 percent more than a prior forecast, as the second-biggest Latin American economy’s low wages and proximity to the U.S. draw producers.
Rathbone Investment - Form 8 (OPD) Picton Property Income Ltd
Rathbone Investment - Form 8 (OPD) Picton Property Income Ltd
Rathbone Investment - Form 8.3 - Picton - CORRECTION
Rathbone Investment - Form 8.3 - Picton - CORRECTION
Rathbone Investment - Form 8.3 - Invista - REPLACEMENT
Rathbone Investment - Form 8.3 - Invista - REPLACEMENT
Ruffer Investment Co - Net Asset Value(s)
Ruffer Investment Co - Net Asset Value(s)
Brunner Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Brunner Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Bankers Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Bankers Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Hellabys eyeing investment opportunities
Hellaby's Holdings is actively seeking investment opportunities after successfully completing its business turnaround and balance sheet reform, managing director John Williamson says. read more
U.S. 4G Investment Could Lead to at Least $73B in Economic Growth
Will 4G create jobs and GDP growth?
SD Retirement System recovers investment losses
The South Dakota Retirement System ended its latest financial year with $1.6 billion more than it had a year ago thanks to robust investment earnings that will allow a larger increase in pension payments next summer, officials said Monday.
Korea Investment Adds $78 Million to Bank of America Stake Amid Stock Rout
Korea Investment Corp., the country’s sovereign wealth fund, said it added $78 million worth of Bank of America Corp. (BAC) shares to its existing stake this year as the U.S. bank shed more than half its market value.
DealBook: In Latest Deals, Big Roles for Boutique Investment Banks
Since the passing of the financial crisis, boutique investment banks have claimed that their time has come. Their pitch is relatively simple: we sell advice and advice alone.
Korea Investment Adds to BofA Stake
The Korean sovereign wealth fund, which paid $2 billion for Merrill Lynch in 2008 before BofA acquired it, spends $78 million for more shares in the troubled U.S. bank
AHEB Investment Group provides new financial consulting services through strategic business partner
AHEB Investment Group, the financial consulting firm registered in Belize, is pleased to announce the launch of further financial consultancy services, including asset funding, which it is now offering through its new partner agreement. ...
Brunner Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Brunner Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Sikich Investment Banking announces two appointments
Sikich Investment Banking is pleased to announce that Terrel G. Bressler, Managing Director, and John A. Ebe, Director, have joined the Firm where they will focus on mergers and acquisitions and capital raising assignments in the middle market.
China Investment Summit
If you happen to be in London from Oct. 25-28, you might think of attending the China Investment Summit being held at The Grange St. Paul’s Hotel in the City’s financial district. The Summit will bring together European and institutional investors, sovereign wealth funds, banks, fund managers, regulators and others seeking to access investment opportunities in China. ...