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Two Harbors Investment Corp. Announces Pricing of Common Stock Offering
NEW YORK, Jul 13, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE:TWO) (nyse mkt:TWO.WS) today announced that it has priced a public offering of 50000000 shares of its common stock at an offering price of $10.44 per share, for total ...
Apollo Investment Corporation Schedules First Quarter Earnings Release and ...
Apollo Investment Corporation Schedules First Quarter Earnings Release and ...
Red tape still investment problem in Greece
Johannes Hahn called for the simplification of investment procedures, as well as a clarification of responsibilities between Greece's ministries, as well as between the various tiers of local government. "There must be a simplification, not only in ...
JP Morgan Investment Bank Compensation Per Employee Falls 12.5% Year-To ...
JP Morgan Investment Bank Compensation Per Employee Falls 12.5% Year-To ...
Clinton Discusses Investment, Debt in Cambodia
"What we want to do is work with the Cambodian government to try to resolve these longstanding issues in a way that is fair, to help the Cambodian government enhance its credit worthiness, increase its access to international capital markets. We think ...
Warren Buffett's Investment In WalMart Is Paying Off
For the decade from 2002 to the end of 2011, Walmart Stores Inc. (WMT) shares went virtually nowhere, remaining in the upper $50 range. In fact, a year ago FPA Capital Adviser's Steven Romick called the company an “infinite duration bond with a rising ...
Clinton meets with Burma's President Thein Sein, discusses investment, human ...
Clinton meets with Burma's President Thein Sein, discusses investment, human ...
CalSTRS Investment Returns Reflect Global Markets in 2011-12
WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jul 13, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Flat investment returns at CalSTRS, the California State Teachers' Retirement System, reflected the highly volatile and challenging global markets of the 2011-12 fiscal year. The 1.8-percent ...
`BRICS investment in South Africa mining sector to grow'
Johannesburg, July 14 — The BRICS investment in South Africa mining sector is set to increase in the next few years despite an ongoing nationalization debate, BRICS Africa Portfolio director Stephen Oehley said here. In an interview Friday with Xinhua ...
Investment Swindler Gordon A. Driver Gets Humongous Bill For Ponzi Scam
During a three-year period to May 2009 and under the guise that he was an investment genius, Gordon A....
Life insurance as an investment?
The conventional wisdom from the litany of self-styled financial pundits is that when considering the purchase of a life insurance policy, th ...
Investment Property is Now Available for Purchase with a Real Estate IRA at ...
Investment Property is Now Available for Purchase with a Real Estate IRA at ...
Improving the investment climate
The development of the private sector is key to a country's long-term economic growth and poverty reduction. Steady increases in investment and productivity underpin the evolution of the private sector. Investment and productivity growth critically ...
Investment Solutions scales R200bn in assets under management
INVESTMENT Solutions has scaled the R200bn-mark in assets under management for the first time, making it the biggest multi-manager in the country and among the top ten asset managers, within 15 years of launching. A migration of investors to asset ...
My Investment Advice: Do Nothing!
Last January, I decided to take some time and organize all my stock trade receipts onto a spreadsheet. The process took some time, as I have been investing for approximately 40 years and still had paper confirmation receipts from Shearson Lehman and ...
Investment, new focus mark Cardagin's success
Thanks to Cardagin Networks, an online loyalty rewards program pioneered in Central Virginia, small businesses can track customers' buying habits from coupon redemption to shopping preferences and provide incentives and rewards, just like big ...
Investment banker in 'Mr. T' mask charged with breaking into pharmacy to steal ...
Investment banker in 'Mr. T' mask charged with breaking into pharmacy to steal ...
China ministry: Railway investment falls sharply
BEIJING--Fixed-asset investment in China's railways in the January-June period fell 36.1% compared with a year earlier, the Ministry of Railways said. The level of fixed-asset investment in Chinese railways fell to 177.75 billion yuan ($28.1 billion ...
Global Renewable Power Investment Outlook for 2012 - Key Factors Influencing ...
Global Renewable Power Investment Outlook for 2012 - Key Factors Influencing ...
BTB Real Estate Investment Trust Announces Its Distribution for the Month of ...
BTB Real Estate Investment Trust Announces Its Distribution for the Month of ...
Saratoga Investment Corp. to Report Fiscal First Quarter 2013 Financial ...
Saratoga Investment Corp. to Report Fiscal First Quarter 2013 Financial ...
Investment Pioneer Barton Biggs Dead at 79
From my colleague Johanna Bennett: Barton Biggs, the founder of one of the first hedge funds, Fairfield Partners and the former chief global market strategist at Morgan Stanley, died over the weekend at the age of 79 after a short illness. The Wall ...
Federal Realty Investment Trust Prices Offering of $250 Million Senior ...
Federal Realty Investment Trust Prices Offering of $250 Million Senior ...
Jaguars' Investment in Josh Scobee Allows Them to Deal with Jones-Drew
The Jacksonville Jaguars reached an agreement with Josh Scobee today, just hours before the franchise tag they placed on him would take effect for the rest of the year, according to the team's press release...
Saratoga Investment Corp. Announces Fiscal First Quarter 2013 Financial Results
For the fiscal quarter ended May 31, 2012, Saratoga Investment reported net investment income of $1.3 million, or $0.33 on a weighted average per share basis, and net gain on investments of $1.9 million, or $0.49 on a weighted average per share basis, ...
China Echoes 2009 Stimulus With Plan to Boost Railway Investment
China's fixed-asset investment has already started to pick up and a jump in spending on railway construction would echo the expenditure on rail lines and bridges that was part of stimulus during the global financial crisis. In 2009, spending of 600.6 ...
Global Investment Management Industry Continues To Face A Regulatory ...
Global Investment Management Industry Continues To Face A Regulatory ...
Goldman Sachs 2Q Net Down 11% on Lower Investment Banking Revenue
Goldman' traditionally strong trading and investment banking arms have been struggling for the past couple of years as investors have shied away from making big bets in the markets and corporate chiefs hoard cash instead of making deals. Announced ...
Investment Firms Increased Profits, Clients in 2011 -Schwab Survey
By Thomas Coyle. Despite choppy markets and economic challenges, retail registered investment advisers saw a 14% median rise in profits in 2011--mainly because the firms added more customers. That's according to Charles Schwab Corp.'s (SCHW) 2012 ...
Is Coca-Cola A Better Investment Than Pepsi After Today's Earnings ...
Is Coca-Cola A Better Investment Than Pepsi After Today's Earnings ...
The Turkish Investment Fund, Inc. Announces Final Results of Tender Offer
NEW YORK, Jul 17, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Turkish Investment Fund, Inc. (NYSE:TKF) (the "Fund") announced today that, in accordance with the Fund's tender offer for up to 1123817 of its issued and outstanding shares of common stock, which ...
Timbercreek Senior Mortgage Investment Corporation Announces $3.4 million ...
Timbercreek Senior Mortgage Investment Corporation Announces $3.4 million ...
China aims to rewrite perceptions on Africa investment push-envoy
BEIJING (Reuters) - Beijing is eager to rewrite negative perceptions of its growing ties with Africa at a summit this week, citing expanding private investment and a push to shift low-end manufacturing to the continent long seen as a commodities and ...
BlackRock 2nd-Quarter Net Down 11% on Lower Investment Advisory Revenue ...
BlackRock 2nd-Quarter Net Down 11% on Lower Investment Advisory Revenue ...
Investment Titans Mixed On Europe Right Now
By WSJ Staff. The Delivering Alpha conference, hosted by CNBC and Institutional Investor, is going on in New York today and WSJ reporters are on the scene filing dispatches. Juliet Chung files this report on the opinions of investors on the ...
Fitch Rates Federal Realty Investment Trust's $250MM Senior Unsecured Notes ...
Fitch Rates Federal Realty Investment Trust's $250MM Senior Unsecured Notes ...
Harvard investment chief likes natural resources
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Harvard University may increase its natural resource investments as a lucrative way to expand its multibillion-dollar endowment, the head of its investment arm said on Wednesday. "Natural resources are our favorite area," Jane ...
Investment Decisions That Could Prevent You From Becoming President of the ...
Investment Decisions That Could Prevent You From Becoming President of the ...
Brevan Howard Starts U.S. Investment Firm With $300 Million
Brevan Howard U.S. Investment Management LP was set up in New York last month and is registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the hedge fund said in a statement today. It will start investing money provided by Brevan Howard's Master ...
Is IKEA's investment in India such a big deal?
When Mikael Ohlsson, CEO and president of IKEA, announced the euro 25 billion Swedish furniture giant's investment plans for India at St Petersburg (Russia) on June 22, the initial reaction was that of euphoria. Now that policy makers in New Delhi are ...
Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation Announces New Acquisition
FREEHOLD, N.J., July 18, 2012 -- /PRNewswire/ -- Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation (NYSE:MNR) today announced the acquisition of a 102594 square foot industrial building located at 685 Alliance Parkway, McClennan County, Waco, Texas, ...
Mundoro Announces Strategic Investment and Update on Serbia Exploration ...
Mundoro Announces Strategic Investment and Update on Serbia Exploration ...
Italy Seeks $18 Billion Investment Ditching Offshore Ban: Energy
Mario Monti's government is trying to attract as much as $18 billion in investment to Italy by relaxing a ban on offshore oil and natural-gas exploration imposed by Silvio Berlusconi after the 2010 Gulf of Mexico spill. The premier, who must jump-start ...
BC Partners, CPP Investment Board, and Management Agree to Acquire ...
BC Partners, CPP Investment Board, and Management Agree to Acquire ...
IKEA's investment in India - such a big deal?
When Mikael Ohlsson, CEO and president of IKEA, announced the euro 25 billion Swedish furniture giant's investment plans for India at St Petersburg (Russia) on June 22, the initial reaction was that of euphoria. Now that policy makers in New Delhi are ...
Lending Club Announces Additional Investment in LC Advisors Fund from Peter ...
Lending Club Announces Additional Investment in LC Advisors Fund from Peter ...
Deutsche Bank Said to Consider Staff Cuts at Investment Bank
The cuts will be mostly outside Germany, where the firm's investment banking operations are focused, said the person, who asked not be identified as Deutsche Bank's plan hasn't been made public. Armin Niedermeier, a spokesman for the Frankfurt-based ...
Solid Investment Potential In Nevada's Modern-Day Gold Rush
A modern day gold rush is taking root in Nevada, as mining companies are ramping up production and standing up new projects across the state. This comes at a time when gold prices are near all-time highs at $1587. Because many major companies' stock ...
Janney Investment Banking Continues Expansion
With over 18 years of technology investment banking experience, Roth has closed over 80 M&A and financing transactions totaling more than $28 billion. Prior to joining Janney, he served as Managing Director at ThinkEquity LLC, where he was responsible ...
Qples Inc Engages Investment Banking Advisory Firm Pepperwood Partners LLC
DALLAS, Jul 19, 2012 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Qples Inc, a leading provider of next generation digital coupons, announced today that it has retained the Dallas investment banking advisory firm, Pepperwood Partners to assist with its Series A ...