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Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trade Resumption – IAU
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trade Resumption – IAU
Citi begins London investment bank layoffs
Citigroup began a round of layoffs among its London-based investment bankers this week, with jobs in advisory, equities and fixed income set to go as the bank readies 4,500 redundancies worldwide.
Investment Strat Fd - Circular to Shareholders
Investment Strat Fd - Circular to Shareholders
JPMorgan’s Investment Bank Revenue ‘Flat,’ Chief Dimon Says
JPMorgan Chase & Co., the biggest U.S. lender by assets, will have “essentially flat” investment bank revenue this quarter excluding accounting adjustments, according to Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon.
Citi begins London investment bank layoffs
LONDON (Reuters) - Citigroup began a round of layoffs among its London-based investment bankers this week, with jobs in advisory, equities and fixed income set to go as the bank readies 4,500 redundancies worldwide. There are likely to be "several hundred" job cuts across the Europe, Middle East and Africa region, a person familiar with the matter said, as part of the layoffs outlined by Citi ...
PZENA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT, INC. ANNOUNCES NOVEMBER 30, 2011 ASSETS UNDER MANAGEMENT
New York, NY, December 7, 2011:  Pzena Investment Management, Inc. (NYSE: PZN) today reported its preliminary assets under management as of November 30, 2011.   AUM for month-end November 2011, month-end ...
American Equity Investment Life Holding Co Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for AEL
In trading on Wednesday, shares of American Equity Investment Life Holding Co (NYSE: AEL) crossed above their 200 day moving average of $11.52, changing hands as high as $11.55 per share. American Equity Investment Life Holding Co shares are currently trading up about 2.2% on the day. The chart below shows the one year performance of AEL shares, versus its 200 day moving average:
Investment Firm Awarded $2.5 Million After Being Defamed By Blogger
After three years of negative posts about its business and one of its principals, investment firm Obsidian Finance Group sued a blogger for defamation, and was awarded $2.5 million by a jury.
Investment pros, looking to end year on good note, may join market rally
Investment managers know their clients are likely to dump them if their numbers stay as ugly as they've been to date. So the pros are under pressure to give a jolt to their performance fast. How do you invest in a stock market no one can fathom?
Net foreign investment in UK at 6-yr low in 2010
LONDON, Dec 8 (Reuters) - Net foreign investment inBritish companies fell to a six-year low in 2010, dragged downby a sharp decline in flows from European businesses, datashowed on Thursday. The Office ...
Net foreign investment in UK at 6-year low in 2010
LONDON (Reuters) - Net foreign investment in British companies fell to a six-year low in 2010, dragged down by a sharp decline in flows from European businesses, data showed on Thursday. The Office for National Statistics said overseas companies' net investment into Britain fell to 32.8 billion pounds last year, the smallest since 2004 and well below the 49 billion pounds recorded in 2009. Most ...
Investment group drops offer to buy BofA shares
The mysterious investment group that sought to buy 500 million shares of Bank of America stock has withdrawn its offer.
Investment returns for Alabama Teachers' Retirement System trail most public pension funds
Alabama behind in investment returns
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trading Resumption – FEM (Formerly RAP.H)
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trading Resumption – FEM (Formerly RAP.H)
Aberdeen Asia-pacific Income Investment Company Limited Announces Monthly Distribution
Aberdeen Asia-pacific Income Investment Company Limited Announces Monthly Distribution
Investment in developing world to rise -World Bank
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Investors are cautiously optimistic about their investment plans in developing countries over the next 12 months despite increased concerns about the euro zone debt crisis, a survey by the World Bank's political risk insurance agency found on Thursday. In a survey of 275 global investors by the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA), more than half of corporate ...
Exclusive: China to create $300 billion FX investment vehicle
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's central bank plans to create a new vehicle to manage investment funds worth a total of $300 billion to improve returns on the world's largest stockpile of foreign exchange reserves, a source with knowledge of the matter told Reuters. The vehicle, which was planned well before the start of Europe's debt crisis and is aimed at improving returns on China's foreign ...
Peter Blatt to Chair Arthur Meyer's Investment Committee in 2012
PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL-- - The Arthur I. Meyer Jewish Academy of the greater Palm Beaches is proud to announce the new Chairman of the Investment Committee for 2012 and beyond, Peter Blatt, J.D., LL.M ...
Zacks Investment Research: Research Wizard for December 8, 2011 - Press Releases
For Immediate Release Chicago, IL - December 8, 2011 - Zacks Investment Research presents their newest list of stocks featured in their weekly Research Wizard article, which describes
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trading Halt – THM
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trading Halt – THM
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trading Halt – EOG
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trading Halt – EOG
Walter Investment Management Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average
In trading on Friday, shares of Walter Investment Management Corp (AMEX: WAC) crossed below their 200 day moving average of $21.28, changing hands as low as $21.22 per share. Walter Investment Management Corp shares are currently trading down about 0.1% on the day. The chart below shows the [...]
Blackstone’s Biggest Investment Shows Clients’ Clout
(Corrects Grady’s quotes in fourth and fifth paragraphs, and clarifies that the management fee is on invested capital in 11th paragraph of story published Dec. 8.)
People’s Bank of China Plans $300 Billion Investment Vehicle, Reuters Says
China’s central bank plans to create a new investment vehicle to manage $300 billion in foreign reserves, Reuters reported yesterday, citing two unidentified people familiar with the matter.
Blackstone’s Biggest Investment Shows Clients’ Clout
Blackstone Group LP won as much as $1.8 billion in state pension money from New Jersey, the most an investor has committed to the firm at one time since it opened its first buyout fund in 1987. Its client won lower fees.
Ridgewood Canadian Investment Grade Bond Fund Announces Filing of Final Prospectus
Ridgewood Canadian Investment Grade Bond Fund Announces Filing of Final Prospectus
Five investment hazards
After HSBC is fined for mis-selling investment bonds, we look at the products that tempt buyers to take inappropriate risks.
CEPD to release investment files for Yu Chang on Monday
The investment documents pertaining to the Yu Chang Biologics Co. will be disclosed to lawmakers at the Legislative Yuan on Monday, Dec. 12 at the earliest, Christina Liu, minister of the Council for Economic Planning and Development (CEPD) and convener of the National Development Fund (NDF).
Atlanta’s Capital Investment Advisors Develops a Unique Approach to Investing
Capital Investment Advisors announces that is has developed a fresh and simple approach to building an investment plan. The investment plan which CIA calls “Filling the Buckets”, focuses on generating cash flow to supplement pension benefits, Social Security and other retirement income instead of hinging success on a rising stock market.Atlanta (PRWEB) December 11, 2011 Capital Investment ...
Investment or early signs of local pharma consolidation?
Is it strategic investment, a white-knight or initial tremors of local consolidation in the domestic pharmaceutical industry? The question does its rounds every time a drug company or promoter picks up equity in another drug company.
Arab States May Suffer 24% Foreign-Investment Slump After Unrest
Arab states have suffered a slump in foreign direct investment of as much as 24 percent this year as political unrest sweeps the region, according to the group that insures such funding against non-commercial risks.
European Investment Bank resumes funding to Zambia
LUSAKA (Reuters) - The European Investment Bank (EIB) will end a two year lending freeze to Zambia it said on Sunday, thanks to strong anti-corruption measures from its new government. Zambia will immediately benefit with an 80 million euro loan to re-lay a key road linking Zambia to Malawi and Mozambique, the EIB and finance ministry said in a joint statement. The EIB had slapped the lending ...
Arab States May Suffer Foreign-Investment Slump
Arab states have suffered a slump in foreign direct investment of as much as 24 percent this year as political unrest sweeps the region, according to the group that insures such funding against non-commercial risks.
Investment Research Group posts first-half loss, predicts better second half
Investment Research Group, the NZAX-listed financial services company that got an infusion of funds from investors in 2011, posted a first-half loss and said it expects a better second half because of projects underway.
Investment Research Group posts 1H loss, predicts better 2H
Dec. 12 (BusinessDesk) – Investment Research Group, the NZAX-listed financial services company that got an infusion of funds from investors in 2011, posted a first-half loss and said it expects a better second half because of projects underway.
Five investment hazards
After HSBC is fined for mis-selling investment bonds, we look at the products that tempt buyers to take inappropriate risks.
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trading Halt – FED, FED.WT
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trading Halt – FED, FED.WT
Mawson West Announces Agreement for Strategic Investment in Avalon Minerals
PERTH, AUSTRALIA and TORONTO, ONTARIO-- - Mawson West Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with Avalon Minerals Limited , an Australian-based mineral exploration and development ...
Ruffer Investment Co - Net Asset Value(s)
Ruffer Investment Co - Net Asset Value(s)
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trading Resumption – THM
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trading Resumption – THM
Brunner Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Brunner Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Bankers Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
Bankers Investment - Net Asset Value(s)
NorthWest Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust Announces Acquisition of Quebec City Area Medical Office ...
NorthWest Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust Announces Acquisition of Quebec City Area Medical Office Building
Tight budgets, wild markets hurt investment clubs
REUTERS - Not that long ago, it seemed like everyone belonged to an investment club. People would gather at a friend's house, share a few bottles of merlot and toast their soaring investments in Cisco and JDS Uniphase . And now? Not so much. The number of investment clubs reached 60,000 before the bursting of the tech bubble. Now there are just about 5,500 still hanging on nationwide. "Oh, the ...
10 Bizarre Investment Strategies
There are plenty of options for people who’d prefer to avoid traditional plans—but tread carefully.
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trading Halt – BCE.PR.K
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trading Halt – BCE.PR.K
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trading Resumption – AEE (formerly BVR)
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada Trading Resumption – AEE (formerly BVR)
Exec sees investment, innovation helping PepsiCo drinks
(Reuters) - PepsiCo Inc's beverage business should show improvement next year, its new head of beverages for the Americas said, as the company invests in its core drink brands and new products. "I'm optimistic that 2012 will show improvement," said Al Carey, chief executive of PepsiCo Americas Beverages, on Monday at an industry conference, in his first public presentation since taking the job ...
S'pore property investment sales up 42%
Property investment sales have reached S$6.8 billion so far this quarter, up 42 percent from S$4.8 billion in the previous quarter, according to the latest figures from Savills Singapore.
CitiFirst Investment - Delisting of Unit Classes
CitiFirst Investment - Delisting of Unit Classes