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Two Harbors Investment Corp. Completes Public Offering of Common Stock
Two Harbors Investment Corp. today announced the completion of its public offering of 30,000,000 shares of its common stock and issuance of an additional 4,500,000 shares of common stock pursuant to the underwriters’ full exercise of their over-allotment option.
Diamond Hill Investment Group, Inc. Reports 2011 Financial Results
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Feb. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Diamond Hill Investment Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: DHIL - News) today reported results for the year ended December 31, 2011.  The Company plans to file its 2011 Form 10-K ...
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Prodesse Investment - Director Declaration
Prodesse Investment Limited ("Prodesse") 1 August 2006 Directors Declaration In compliance with Listing Rule 9.6.14, Prodesse Investment Limited announces that on 28 July 2006, Mr Talmai Morgan, ...
Iraq seeks investment to upgrade transport network
Iraq's transport minister appealed to foreign firms on Sunday to help restore his country's dilapidated infrastructure by rebuilding airports and constructing a European-style rail network.
Commodity investment turns positive in January - Barcap
By Eric Onstad LONDON (Reuters) - Investment flows into commodities turned positive in January after heavy withdrawals the previous month, boosting hopes that money entering the sector will rise this year ...
BarCap Survey: Commodities Due Investment Rebound
Investment in the commodities complex is due a rebound this year, after risk aversion caused many market participants to scale back their exposure in 2011, according to Barclays Capital's 8th annual survey of institutional investors, published Monday.
Investment Into Commodities May Rebound In 2012
WELLINGTON -- Investment inflows into commodities are expected to rebound in 2012, Barclays Capital said in a note Monday, adding that almost 70% of a survey's respondents expect net new investments this year to top last year's $15 billion.
Investment at risk after wind power backlash
Billions of pounds' worth of investment in Britain's energy infrastructure is under threat amid fears the government's commitment to wind energy has wavered, it has emerged.
Investment at risk after wind power backlash
Billions of pounds' worth of investment in Britain's energy infrastructure is under threat amid fears the government's commitment to wind energy has wavered, it has emerged.
Blackstone Makes $2 Billion Natural Gas Investment
The investment will help Cheniere Energy build a facility in Sabine Pass, La., where natural gas will be compressed, chilled and shipped to Europe, Asia and other foreign markets on giant ships.
FSA sets out RDR guidance on discretionary investment services and model portfolios
The regulator says investment tools must not be the default solution for all clients.
Gladstone Investment Corporation Announces Preferred Stock Offering
MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Gladstone Investment Corporation (NASDAQ: GAIN - News) (the "Company") today announced that it plans to sell 1,000,000 shares of its newly designated Series ...
Castle Rock Investment Company to Host Plan Sponsor Seminar
CASTLE ROCK, Colo., Feb. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --  Castle Rock Investment Company ("CRIC") is accepting registrations for its complimentary lunch seminar, "Vanguard Opportunity for Plans ...
Inland Real Estate Investment Corporation Names Brian M. Conlon to Chief Executive Officer
As part of its long-term succession planning process, Inland Real Estate Investment Corporation announced today that Brian M. Conlon has been named to the position of Chief Executive Officer.
Diamond Hill Investment Group Crushes Estimates
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Natcan Investment Management Announces New Manager and Portfolio Manager of The Natcan QSSP II Investment Fund Inc.
MONTREAL, QUEBEC-- - Natcan Investment Management Inc. , the manager and portfolio manager of Natcan QSSP II Investment Fund Inc. , has announced that, on or about April 30, 2012, the roles of manager ...
Morguard Real Estate Investment Trust announces fourth quarter and 2011 annual results and increase in distributions
Morguard Real Estate Investment Trust announces fourth quarter and 2011 annual results and increase in distributions
880,000 pensions hit by Japan investment scandal
A growing scandal around an investment company that has lost $2.3 billion has affected pensions for up to 880,000 people, Japan's government said Tuesday.
Laying the investment pipeline
It is not an easy one to explain for representatives of the oil and gas industry, though they are giving it their best shot.
Independent Review of Planted Forest Investment Opportunities
BRUSSELS, Feb. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Analysis of the most attractive forest resources and timberland investment opportunities in all major timber producing countries across the world, was published ...
Gahler Investment Group Joins Securities America
Financial advisors Tom and Gary Gahler have become registered representatives with Securities America, Inc., an independent broker-dealer located in La Vista, Neb.
Investment Banking May Cause Insomnia, Alcoholism, Hearth Palpitations, Eating Disorders And Explosive Temper
A shocking new study.
Majority of Investment Advisors Expect an Increase in Advisors Moving to Independence, According to Charles Schwab ...
As the investment advisory landscape continues to shift, a new Charles Schwab survey of advisors at major financial firms finds that more than three-fourths of those surveyed expect a continued increase in the number of advisors becoming independent registered investment advisors , and more than half say that they find the idea of being an RIA appealing.
TriNorth Engages Chief Investment Officer and Proposes to Issue Debentures and to Distribute Feronia Shares to ...
TriNorth Engages Chief Investment Officer and Proposes to Issue Debentures and to Distribute Feronia Shares to Shareholders
Kayne Anderson MLP Investment Company Announces Public Offering of Common Stock
Kayne Anderson MLP Investment Company announced that it has commenced a public offering of 6,700,000 shares of its common stock. The Company also intends to grant the underwriters a 45-day option to purchase up to 1,005,000 additional common shares to cover over-allotments, if any.
Gladstone Investment Corporation Prices Preferred Stock Offering
MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Gladstone Investment Corporation (NASDAQ: GAIN - News) (the "Company") today announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell 1,400,000 shares of its ...
Japanese investment firm loses $2b
Japanese investment firm AIJ has lost $US2.3b ($A2.14b) and affected pensions for up to 880,000 people.
Advent Claymore Closed-End Funds Announce Investment Policy Changes and AGC Name Change
Advent Claymore Convertible Securities and Income Fund II , Advent Claymore Convertible Securities and Income Fund and Advent/Claymore Enhanced Growth & Income Fund announce the effectiveness of changes to certain non-fundamental investment policies for each of the Funds, which were initially announced on December 6, 2011.
Paulson Investment Company Reaches Agreement in Principle to Transfer Retail Business to JHS Capital Advisors
Paulson Investment Company, Inc. , a wholly owned subsidiary of Paulson Capital Corp. , has reached an agreement in principle to transfer its retail operations to JHS Capital Advisors , a member of FINRA and SIPC and an MSRB registrant that is headquartered in Tampa, Fla.
Sprott buys two Calgary resource investment firms
TORONTO (Reuters) - Canadian fund manager Sprott Inc has agreed to acquire two small Calgary-based resource investment firms for C$14 million in cash and stock as the Bay Street precious metals bull taps Western Canadian interests. Toronto-based Sprott, founded by Bay Street contrarian investor Eric Sprott and taken public in 2008, said it signed a letter of intent to buy investment companies ...
Kayne Anderson MLP Investment Company Prices Public Follow-On Offering of Common Stock
Kayne Anderson MLP Investment Company announced the pricing of a public offering of common stock. The Company agreed to sell a total of 7,500,000 shares at a price of $31.51 per share .
Nationwide Financial Introduces Investment Solutions BuilderSM
Nationwide Financial Services, Inc. has launched Investment Solutions Builder, a web-based investment tool that allows Registered Investment Advisers to build and manage ret
Investment activity rises in 2012
Public and private investment plans for construction, machinery and equipment are up 6.2 per cent this year to $394.1 billion, Statistics Canada said Wednesday
Investment activity set to rise in 2012
Public and private investment plans for construction, machinery and equipment are up 6.2 per cent this year to $394.1 billion, Statistics Canada said Wednesday.
Informa Investment Solutions Launches Retirement Plan Services
Informa Investment Solutions , a division of Informa plc , is pleased to announce RetireIQ, a business expansion providing retirement platform development, performance measurement, workflow management and client reporting to 401 and defined benefit plan sponsors.
Martin Investment Management, LLC Receives Award for Performance
Martin Investment Management, LLC is proud to announce several recent awards for our firm’s investment performance.
BMO Names Darryl White as Head of Global Investment & Corporate Banking
TORONTO, ONTARIO-- - BMO Capital Markets, the investment and corporate banking arm of BMO Financial Group , today announced that Darryl White has been appointed Head of Global Investment & Corporate Banking ...
Brookfield Investment Management Inc. Announces Adjournment of Joint Special Meeting of Shareholders
NEW YORK, NEW YORK-- - Brookfield Investment Management Inc. announced today that, due to a lack of sufficient shareholder votes, the Joint Special Meeting of Shareholders of Helios Strategic Mortgage ...