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Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trade Resumption - Vena Resources Inc. - VEM
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trade Resumption - Vena Resources Inc. - VEM
Express Scripts notes receive investment grades
Pharmacy benefits manager Express Scripts Inc. received investment-grade ratings from three firms on up to $10 billion in senior notes it plans to issue to help pay for its $29.1 billion acquisition of Medco Health Solutions Inc.
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trade Resumption - Leon's Furniture - LNF (all issues)
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada - Trade Resumption - Leon's Furniture - LNF (all issues)
RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust Announces Redemption of Series K Unsecured Debentures
TORONTO, ONTARIO-- - RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust today announced it is issuing a notice of redemption to holders of its $120 million 5.70% Series K senior unsecured debentures due September 11, ...
Investment aversion will cost us dearly
It's high time Australians shrugged off their trepidation about investing in Asia.
Investment guru sheds tech aversion
Warren Buffett has always made his distaste for technology investments clear, but on Monday he changed his ways in spectacular fashion.
Expert Cites 5 Toxic Investment Mentalities to Avoid
SAN DIEGO, CA-- - Every investor has a mindset that guides decisions as to where to put their money, why, and when. "Optimally, this 'investment mentality' is such that money works for you instead ...
RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust Announces November 2011 Distribution
TORONTO, ONTARIO-- - RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust today announced a distribution of 11.5 cents per unit for the month of November. The distribution will be payable on December 7, 2011 to unitholders ...
The Investment Partners Opportunities Fund has Sent a Shareholder Proposal to Eastman Kodak Company for Consideration ...
METUCHEN, N.J. -- Investment Partners Asset Management (IPAM) announced today that a mutual fund it manages, the Investment Partners Opportunities Fund , has sent a shareholder proposal to Eastman Kodak ...
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trading Resumption – GOG
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trading Resumption – GOG
Strathdon Investment - Cancellation of Warrants
Strathdon Investment - Cancellation of Warrants
JPMorgan unit fined $1.7M over investment sales
A unit of JPMorgan Chase & Co. was ordered to reimburse investment customers more than $1.9 million and was fined $1.7 million over how it sold unit investment trusts and floating-rate loan funds.
Investment meet gets under way
Investment meet gets under way The third annual Qatar Global Investment Forum (QGIF), being hosted by QInvest, is to get under way today, bringing together many high-profile bankers, policy makers, investment managers and key decision makers in the corporate world.
UBS Chief Ermotti to Woo Investors by Shrinking Investment Bank
Sergio Ermotti won over UBS AG’s board to get the chief executive officer post. Now he has to convince investors that the fifth reorganization of the firm’s investment bank in six years will succeed.
Greenbrier says investment funds sold stock
Railroad equipment maker the Greenbrier Cos. Inc. said Tuesday that investment funds of W.L. Ross & Co. LLC have sold 1.48 million shares, 56 percent of their holdings in the company's stock.
China Foreign Investment Rises at Faster Pace
Foreign direct investment in China grew at a faster pace in October, signaling corporate spending is holding up amid the global financial turmoil.
China’s Foreign Investment Grew at a Faster Pace in October
Foreign direct investment in China grew at a faster pace in October, signaling corporate spending is holding up amid the global financial turmoil.
Economic Report: China foreign-investment flows grow in October
Foreign investment into China accelerates slightly in October from levels in September, indicating outlays for new equipment and facilities are holding up in spite of global growth concerns.
China’s Foreign Investment Grew at a Faster Pace in October
Foreign direct investment in China grew at a faster pace in October, signaling corporate spending is holding up amid the global financial turmoil.
China's foreign direct investment up 16% in Jan-Oct
Foreign direct investment in China rose nearly 16 percent in the first 10 months of the year, driven by Asian investors, official data showed Wednesday, as Western countries battled economic woes.
China’s October Foreign Investment Grew at a Faster Pace
Foreign direct investment in China grew at a faster pace in October, signaling corporate spending is holding up amid the global financial turmoil.
Clean Energy Investment May Double to $395 Billion by 2020
Investment in renewable power generation may double to $395 billion a year by 2020, led by growth in offshore wind and solar energy projects, Bloomberg New Energy Finance forecast.
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Forbes Investment Advice, Our Past and Future
(This is a version of the In Brief column I wrote for a special issue of FORBES featuring our semiannual Investment Guide). FORBES is as much about smart investing as it is about our wildly popular wealth lists and expanding technology coverage. This installment of our semiannual Investment Guide, The 20
Forbes Investment Advice, Our Past and Future
(This is a version of the In Brief column I wrote for a special issue of FORBES featuring our semiannual Investment Guide). FORBES is as much about smart investing as it is about our wildly popular wealth lists and expanding technology coverage. This installment of our semiannual Investment Guide, The 20 New Rules of Money, ...
IRSA Inversiones y Representaciones (NYSE: IRS) Affiliate Agrees to Purchase Investment in Supertel Hospitality
NORFOLK, NE-- - Supertel Hospitality, Inc. , a real estate investment trust which owns 101 hotels in 23 states, today announced that it has entered into a purchase agreement for the issuance and sale of ...
Currensee Launches Foreign Exchange Investment Service for Institutional Clients
BOSTON, MA-- - Currensee , the leader in bringing the world currency markets to investors and financial institutions across the globe, today launched the availability of its Trade Leaders™ Investment Program ...
EU Gold Investment Demand Surges 135%
Investment and central bank demand for gold were key drivers of total gold demand last quarter. Third quarter gold demand increased 6% year on year to 1,053.9 tonnes with investment demand rising a significant 33% y/y to 468.1T.
Ghana taxes could discourage investment: miner body
ACCRA (Reuters) - Tax hikes on mining companies in Ghana's 2012 budget could discourage investment in Africa's second-largest gold producer, the West African country's mining body warned on Thursday. Corporate tax on mining companies will increase to 35 percent from 25 percent, and a separate 10 percent windfall tax on mining profits is to be introduced, according to the budget released on ...
Swiss giant UBS shrinks investment bank, halves risky assets
Swiss banking giant UBS said Thursday it was to dramatically cut back its investment bank arm, reducing its risky assets by half or 145 billion Swiss francs (117 billion euros).
UBS downsizing investment bank division
Swiss lender UBS AG told investors how it is downsizing its investment bank and shrinking that division's staff as the overall bank tries to reduce risk.
UBS slashes investment bank, cuts profit targets
(Reuters) - Swiss bank UBS will slash risky assets by almost half and shift focus back to wealthy people's money as it pledged its first dividend since the financial crisis. UBS cut its return-on-equity target to 12-17 percent for 2013 from the 15-20 percent that it abandoned in July in the face of tough new capital rules and turbulent markets. "We have chosen to substantially reduce the risk ...
China Sees Decline In US Corporate Investment
US investment in China on the decline, and one of the reasons given was that American manufacturing is trickling back home.
China Sees Decline In US Corporate Investment
Are US companies returning to their home base? Not in droves, but in some cases a stronger Chinese yuan and political incentives to return home led to a decline in U.S. foreign direct investment in China, the country's Ministry of Commerce said Thursday.
Evolution Group axes 60 investment banking jobs
LONDON (Reuters) - Evolution Group, the mid-sized investment bank that is being taken over by South African rival Investec, said it will cut 60 jobs as a result of tough market conditions. "Due to the current depressed levels of income within the business, management has taken action to reduce the cost base from Q4 onwards," Evolution said in a statement. "This has been achieved by reducing ...
Why Washington Real Estate Investment Trust Is a Top 10 REIT Stock With 6.28% Yield (WRE)
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE: WRE) has been named as a Top 10 Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT), according to Dividend Channel, which published its most recent ''DividendRank'' report. The report noted that among REITs, WRE shares displayed both attractive valuation metrics and strong profitability metrics. The report also cited the strong quarterly dividend history at ...
Daxor Corporation Announces Intention to Register as an Investment Company Under the Investment Company Act of 1940
NEW YORK, NY-- - Daxor Corporation In our press release of September 1, 2011, the Company disclosed that on August 31, 2011, an Administrative Law Judge of the Securities and Exchange Commission issued ...
Stanford Investment Group, Inc. Hosts Panel Discussion with Industry Experts on the Current Investment Climate
Stanford Investment Group, Inc. hosted a panel discussion on the current investment climate with industry experts to hear their views on the many forces shaping the U.S. and foreign markets.Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) November 18, 2011 Stanford Investment Group, Inc. hosted a panel discussion on the current investment climate with Julian Mann, Axel Merk and Brad Sorensen to hear their views on the ...
Brunner Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Brunner Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Investment group buys Elysian Hotel
CHICAGO, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- An investment group in Chicago said it had purchased the Elysian Hotel, which Conde Nast Traveler magazine called the best hotel in the United States.
French investment group interested in buying Full Tilt Poker
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- A French investment group hoping to buy an online poker operator dogged with legal troubles in the United States has a preliminary agreement with prosecutors that would broker a sale and help gamblers get their money back.
Brookfield Investment Management Inc. Announces Board Approval of the Reorganization of Helios Strategic Mortgage ...
NEW YORK, NEW YORK-- - Brookfield Investment Management Inc. announced today that the Board of Directors of each of Helios Strategic Mortgage Income Fund, Inc. and Helios Total Return Fund, Inc. approved ...
Chimera Investment posts lower 3Q profit
Chimera Investment Corp. said Friday that its profit slid 43 percent in the third quarter as the company's income from investments declined, offsetting gains in net interest income.
Japan, China, South Korea seek investment treaty by year-end
NUSA DUA, Indonesia (Reuters) - Leaders of Japan, China and South Korea on Saturday agreed to seek a trilateral investment treaty by the end of this year as a way to speed up talks on a free trade pact among the three countries, a senior Japanese official said. They also agreed to finish studies by their governments, industries and experts on the proposed free trade agreement by the end of ...
Firms 'rethinking investment plans'
Firms are revising their job and investment plans after a "sharp fall" in confidence among senior business leaders, a new report warns.
Asian thirst for wine feeds new investment market
Asia's thirst for rare and fine wine is moving beyond the dining table as the industry seeks to tickle the region's capital markets as well as its taste buds.
Firms revise investment plans as confidence falls
Companies are revising their job and investment plans after a "sharp fall" in confidence among senior business leaders, a new report has warned.
Should you look at your home as an investment?
On some level, a home is always an investment because of the amount of money that goes into it, but whether you treat it like an investment is really all about your needs and your situation.
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trading Resumption – CVU.A, CVU.B
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trading Resumption – CVU.A, CVU.B
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trading Halt – ORC.A ORC.B
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trading Halt – ORC.A ORC.B