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Pala to Increase Proposed Investment in Asian Mineral Resources Limited
TORONTO, ONTARIO, Apr 04, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- In furtherance to its press release of March 1, 2012, Pala Investments Holdings Limited ("Pala") announced today that it has agreed to increase its proposed investment (the "Private Placement") ...
Apollo Investment Corporation Invests in a Newly Launched Madison Capital ...
Apollo Investment Corporation Invests in a Newly Launched Madison Capital ...
The 2nd Chinese Investment in the US Real Estate Forum Set in Los Angeles June ...
The 2nd Chinese Investment in the US Real Estate Forum Set in Los Angeles June ...
Burger King's owners cash out initial investment
The sale of a 29 percent stake in Burger King to a United Kingdom investment firm allows Burger King to return to the New York Stock Exchange. But analysts remain skeptical about the company's turnaround. This Aug. 23, 2010 file photo shows company ...
Dick's Sporting Goods Announces Strategic Investment In JJB Sports - Quick Facts
(RTTNews.com) - Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. (DKS) announced that it has agreed to make a 20 million pounds Sterling strategic investment in JJB Sports plc, a leading UK sports retailer. As per the terms of the agreement, Dick's Sporting Goods will ...
U.S. to Ease Investment Restrictions to Long-Isolated Myanmar
The US will selectively lift restrictions on investment in Myanmar, creating business opportunities in tourism, telecommunications and agriculture to end decades of economic isolation for Southeast Asian nation. US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton ...
Perella's Daniel Arbess on Investment Strategy
Apr. 4, 2012 - April 4 (Bloomberg) -- Daniel Arbess, a partner at Perella Weinberg Partners LP, talks about his investment strategy and the outlook for government policies to influence investors. Arbess speaks with Adam Johnson on Bloomberg ...
JPMorgan Investment Bank Chief Widens Pay Lead on Rival
(JPM)'s investment bank, beat his Bank of America Corp. (BAC) counterpart in compensation after boosting earnings amid a market slump. Staley's $16 million award for 2011 almost held steady from the $17 million he made the previous year as profit at ...
China Stocks Rise on Push to Increase Investment
HONG KONG — China's newly announced decision to open its markets to more foreign investment, combined with expectations that Beijing may soon take additional steps to bolster flagging economic growth, helped stocks in mainland China shrug off the ...
Ethiopia Investment Summit to Showcase Opportunities in the World's Third ...
Ethiopia Investment Summit to Showcase Opportunities in the World's Third ...
Quaterra and Goldcorp Extend Investment Framework Agreement in Central Mexico
The agreement is an amendment and restatement of the Investment Framework Agreement dated January 29, 2010, the terms of which were outlined in the Company's news release dated February 10, 2010. The most important provision of the ARIFA is the ...
Investment Consortium Backed by PineBridge Investments Acquires 92.4% Stake in ...
Investment Consortium Backed by PineBridge Investments Acquires 92.4% Stake in ...
Infor Announces Equity Investment and Financing
ATLANTA, GA, Apr 05, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Infor today announced an equity investment from Golden Gate Capital and Summit Partners and the successful refinancing of the company's debt capital structure. The transaction completes the ...
Credit Agricole's Investment Bank Seeks EU5.4 Billion in Revenue
Credit Agricole SA (ACA), France's third- largest lender, said its corporate- and investment-banking unit aims to reach “medium-term” annual revenue of 5.4 billion euros ($7 billion) as the firm trims its balance sheet. Credit Agricole Group cut its ...
Care Investment Trust Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results
NEW YORK, April 5, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Care Investment Trust Inc. (otcqx:CVTR) ("Care" or the "Company"), a real estate investment and finance company that invests in healthcare-related real estate, today reported financial results for the ...
Apartment Investment and Management Company First Quarter 2012 Earnings to Be ...
Apartment Investment and Management Company First Quarter 2012 Earnings to Be ...
BRF is Assigned Investment Grade by the Three Main Rating Agencies
By Brasil Foods SAO PAULO, April 4, 2012 -- /PRNewswire/ -- BRF (NYSE: BRFS) recorded one more success: an investment grade rating from the world's three leading credit risk agencies. At a meeting today, Standard & Poor´s has assigned a BBB- (stable ...
Government reviewing Investment Canada Act review of Target's Canadian plans
The government review, under the Investment Canada Act, was ordered by Heritage Minister James Moore, said department spokesman James Maunder. "The Investment Act requires foreign investments in the ... book industry to be of net cultural benefit to ...
Private investment for infrastructure
Every serious study of US infrastructure has reached the same conclusion: More investment is needed — and fast. But an amendment in the Senate's version of the highway reauthorization bill, which recently passed, penalizes any state that wanders off ...
China foreign investment quota boost aimed at ETFs -report
SHANGHAI, April 6 (Reuters) - China's expansion of a quota for investment of offshore yuan back into mainland financial markets will be used mainly to promote Hong Kong-listed exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that track the mainland stock market, ...
Care Investment Trust reports net income of $16.0M for fourth quarter 2011
Care Investment Trust Inc. (OTCQX: CVTR) ("Care" or the "Company"), a real estate investment and finance company that invests in healthcare-related real estate, today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, ...
Sky Unveils Multimillion Pound Investment in British Film
The multimillion pound film investment adds to the platform's previous commitments to ramping up its original drama, comedy, entertainment and arts series. BSkyB has said it will increase investment in home-grown programming to £600 million by 2014, ...
Redbox parent to expand investment in self-serve businesses
"We may invest in other companies offering automated retail services, such as our investment in ecoATM, a company that provides an automated ecycling station that captures and recycles mobile devices, or we may seek to grow businesses organically, ...
BRIC Investment: From Russia, with Oil
Ivan Martchev is a research consultant with institutional money manager Navellier and Associates. Previously, Ivan served as editorial director at InvestorPlace Media. Ivan was editor of Louis Rukeyser's Mutual Funds and associate editor of Personal ...
Investment Canada Act review takes aim at Target
The government review, under the Investment Canada Act, was ordered by Heritage Minister James Moore, said department spokesman James Maunder. "The Investment Act requires foreign investments in the ... book industry to be of net cultural benefit to ...
A Trophy Investment That Can Also Keep You Punctual
“From an investment point of view, most watches do not do very well,” said William Massena, a real estate consultant who collects Patek Philippe watches. “You have to be a smart buyer to have a watch hold its value.” He said his collection, ...
Artisan Business Group to host "Chinese Investment in the US Real Estate Forum ...
Artisan Business Group to host "Chinese Investment in the US Real Estate Forum ...
Will the Jobs Act Increase Investment Fraud? Sure: So What?
There's a rather important point that I think is being missed in various discussions about the Jobs Act, most especially over the way that it relaxes certain of the rules about who can raise investment money under what conditions of oversight, ...
Governor Kitzhaber Signs Start-Up Investment Bill
by Kristian Foden-Vencil Governor John Kitzhaber signed the Oregon Investment Act into law Friday. It will allow private investors to partner with the state when investing in new start-up businesses. Monica Enand runs the Oregon start-up Zapproved, ...
Rick Otton Reveals New Investment Opportunities as UK Vacancy Rates Increase
New investment opportunities can attract investors and revive the economy, according to real estate guru Rick Otton. (PRWEB) April 07, 2012 UK business centers are facing an alarming increase in vacancy rates as the number of people on the high streets ...
Samji's investment scheme had textbook signs of fraud
The huge investment fraud allegedly perpetrated by Vancouver notary Rashida Samji and aided by credit union financial planner Arvin Patel had all the classic signs of a Ponzi scheme. Yet, according to the BC Securities Commission, Samji and Patel were ...
Crest Investment Partners expand Cypress Capital Group's reach
By ROBERT JANJIGIAN The recent debut of Crest Investment Partners, LLC, a boutique equity and multi-asset portfolio management firm, is part of Royal Palm Way-headquartered Cypress Capital Group's plan to offer an expanded range of investment ...
Investment on young Omani sailors
Muscat: Recently Mussanah has seen hundreds of young Omani's from Al Khalil bin Ahmed Al Farahidi, Al Sowaiq, Al Warith bin Ka'ab, Al Subikhi, Ka'ab bin Soor, Al Kawkabah, Durat Al Ma'arifah, and Al Salt bin Malik schools get afloat for the first time ...
Insuring home against price drop doesn't seem like a good investment
These factors differ from an investment decision when you buy stocks, bonds or even investment real estate. These investment assets will never be the home you live in. When you buy stocks, bonds or investment real estate, you have the ability to buy ...
Discount Investment Drops Most in 3 Weeks on Koor Stake Buy Plan
Discount Investment Corp. (DISI) fell to the lowest level in more than three weeks as the holding company plans to invest 800 million shekels ($214 million) in cash and the rest in shares for full ownership of Koor Industries Ltd. Discount Investment, ...
Group urges investment in closing state tax gap
If Wisconsin really wants to get serious about collecting the $1 billion in unpaid taxes owed to the state, the solution is simple: Invest more in collections. In February, the nonprofit, nonpartisan Institute for Wisconsin's Future published an update ...
CD is investment in your IRA
In your case, the CD is the investment. What you are referring to is actually an IRA transfer, not a rollover. You may transfer your IRA from one custodian to another without penalty. But you may have a penalty on the CD within the IRA as an early ...
EFG-Hermes 2011 Net Slumps as Unrest Hits Investment Banking
EFG-Hermes Holding SAE (HRHO) posted an 81 percent plunge in 2011 profit as the biggest publicly traded Arab investment bank was hurt by political unrest in Egypt. Net income after minority interest fell to 133 million Egyptian pounds ($22 million) ...
FII investment in stocks falls to 3-year low in FY12
MUMBAI: The net investment by foreign institutional investors (FIIs) in stock market during 2011-12 was the lowest in the last three years at Rs 47935 crore. FIIs made a net investment of Rs 47935 crore in the equity market during the fiscal ended ...
Bank stocks topic of investment education seminar at Millburn Library - Independent Press
By Independent Press Bank stocks will be the topic at the next meeting of the American Association of Individual Investors which is a nation-wide non-profit group dedicated to investment education. The Millburn group will meet on Tuesday, April 10, ...
Target date funds lack alternatives
“If an investment committee is looking for a suite of target date funds that use alternatives to manage risk or enhance return, few fund families would [have one],” said Jim Phillips, president of Retirement Resources Investment Corp., a broker-dealer ...
Investment value on NSE rises by N92bn
Investment value, represented by the market capitalization, rose by 1.4 per cent to close the week at N6.642 trillion from N6.549 trillion at which it started the week. The All-share index also appreciated by 1.4 per cent or 289.46 points to close the ...
Growth Estimate Cut on Weak Investment
Russia reduced its forecast for economic growth this year, as investment will be weaker than initially estimated, Economic Development Minister Elvira Nabiullina said. Gross domestic product will probably expand 3.4 percent this year, less than the ...
JPMorgan Trader Iksil Fuels Prop-Trading Debate With Bets
He works in London in the bank's chief investment office, which has assembled traders from across Wall Street to its staff of 400 who help oversee $350 billion in investments. While the firm describes the unit's main task as hedging risks and investing ...
iBio Incorporated: Speculative Long Term Investment With Short Term Catalyst
Granted, selling for a price of $1.38 and a market cap of $65.44m (as of this writing) does indicate it is a risky investment, no question. However, with high risk does come high reward. In 2004 I bought a stock for around $0.50 and ended up selling it ...
Contango Announces Investment in On-Shore Assets
This funding will be comprised of the $182.5 million investment detailed above, debt, and cash flow from operations. Encana will continue to be the operator of the field and upon investing the $380 million, Exaro will have earned 32.5% of Encana's ...
RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust Announces Date of First Quarter 2012 ...
RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust Announces Date of First Quarter 2012 ...
Bernhardt Wealth Management Expands Investment Team With the Addition of ...
Bernhardt Wealth Management Expands Investment Team With the Addition of ...
Clean Coal Technologies Inc. enlists Maxim Group as Financial Advisor and ...
Clean Coal Technologies Inc. enlists Maxim Group as Financial Advisor and ...
Mystery Investment Averages Up 18% – 11 Years Running!
Strong Markets, weak markets, inflating economy or deflating, over the last 11 years, 18% gains, if ever achieved with any investment, were generally lost as quickly as they were found. For example, October, 2002, saw the Dow complete a 33 month ...