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Jet Airways Seen Beating Kingfisher for Etihad Investment
Jet Airways (JETIN) (India) Ltd. may trump Kingfisher Airlines Ltd. in the race for funds from Etihad Airways PJSC, hindering the grounded rival's efforts to win investment to help restart flights. Jet Airways' network, domestic market share and a ...
Pertamina Allocates $3.1 Billion for 2013 Upstream Investment
Pertamina Allocates $3.1 Billion for 2013 Upstream Investment. Published December 20, 2012. Dow Jones Newswires. Indonesia's state oil and gas company PT Pertamina said Thursday that it plans to allocate $3.1 billion for upstream investments in 2013, ...
Five Oaks Investment files for IPO of up to $115 million
(Reuters) - Five Oaks Investment Corp, an investor in mortgage-backed securities, filed with U.S. regulators to raise up to $115 million in an initial public offering of its common stock. Barclays and Credit Suisse are underwriting the IPO, the ...
The stinker investment sniff test - MarketWatch
And not rhetorical ones either. In writing about stupid investments for the last decade, I talked to plenty of average investors who were stuck with stinkers and who couldn't remember exactly what they were thinking or expecting when they made their ...
U.K. Green Investment Bank Strikes Its First Offshore Wind Deal
The U.K.'s Green Investment Bank struck its first offshore wind power-funding deal, contributing to a 224 million-pound ($365 million) loan for a facility off the coast of England that's the largest operating in the world. Banco Santander SA, Lloyds ...
MILAN: Fiat announces $1.3 BN investment for new SUVs - Business Breaking ...
MILAN: Fiat announces $1.3 BN investment for new SUVs - Business Breaking ...
Fiat announces $1.3 BN investment for new SUVs
The Italian automaker hopes the investment will revive its severely underutilized plants in its home country — where new car registrations are down by 20 percent this year, compared with 7 percent in the European Union. Premier Mario Monti joined ...
Meet The Madoff Victims That Profited From Their Investment
It could be likened to the legal version of winning the lottery – a group of investors in Bernard Madoff's $65 billion Ponzi scheme, once on the brink of having their $141 million claim denied and instead facing a $28 million clawback lawsuit, now ...
Advent Software Tracks Investment Management From Idea To Earnings
Fund managers can use data they already have to monitor each step of their investment supply chain — from broker research to in-house analysts, trade execution and portfolio management with a new tool from Advent Software. Data which already exists ...
An Investment Comes to Retiree's Rescue
The 59-year-old man saw a bright future in front of him. He had recently moved to New Bern, N.C., but planned to work from home for his corporate employer for a few more years before retiring. He was set to receive a pension and had saved $1.5 million, ...
Great Investment! Triple Your Money! Just Fly a Lot!
Interested in a $5,000 investment that can return $20,000 or more in one year? (Got your attention, eh?) All you have to do is buy top-tier status at an airline, and turn it into luxurious international flying beds on cheap coach tickets, virtually ...
Apartment Investment & Management (AIV) Shares Cross Above 200 DMA
In trading on Thursday, shares of Apartment Investment & Management Co. (NYSE: AIV) crossed above their 200 day moving average of $26.35, changing hands as high as $26.47 per share. Apartment Investment & Management Co. shares are currently ...
Clarence paves way for new investment
CLARENCE, N.Y. (WIVB) - The Town of Clarence is paving the way for a new investment. The Clarence Industrial Development Agency has approved a tax break for a new Towne Automotive Dealership. State Assemblyman Sean Ryan opposed the tax break ...
'Newsies' Recoups Initial Investment
The Broadway musical “Newsies,” a David-vs.-Goliath story about the 1899 strike of New York City newsboys, has recouped its $5 million capitalization, becoming the fastest of any Disney musical on Broadway to turn a profit, the show's producers said on ...
China's Investment Boom
The fashion is to say that this is "too much" investment, but I don't really see it. Having a low per capital stock of capital goods is more or less what it means to be a poor country. And China is still a poor country, though much less poor than it ...
Apollo Investment Corporation Larger Than S&P 500 Component Advanced ...
Apollo Investment Corporation Larger Than S&P 500 Component Advanced ...
Bishop Wiley Jackson indicted in investment scheme
DECATUR, Ga. -- The founder of a group of metro Atlanta churches and his brother have been indicted after church members say they lost money they were encouraged to invest in an unregistered company. An indictment released Thursday charges Gospel ...
INVESTMENT FOCUS-Destination 2013? China, Japan, BRICs and Med
INVESTMENT FOCUS-Destination 2013? China, Japan, BRICs and Med. Tweet · Share this · Email · Print. Related News. Yen steadies after plunge in wake of Japan election. Mon, Dec 17 2012. Global shares advance on U.S. "cliff" optimism; Japan vote hits ...
McClatchy reports investment dividends
The McClatchy Co. said Thursday it received nearly $34 million in payouts this week from a pair of equity investments. The payouts are higher than what McClatchy received a year ago. Sacramento-based McClatchy, which owns The Bee, got a $15 million ...
Slumping fees to force investment banking shake-up
Reuters. LONDON – Fees for advising on mergers, share listings and bond issues have fallen again in 2012, forcing investment banks to cut jobs and start overhauling business models they had stuck by in times of crisis over the past decade. Economic ...
10 money-making investment ideas for 2013
“Corporations have delivered the goods,” says Bob Turner, a veteran growth-stock investor and chief investment officer of mutual-fund firm Turner Investments. “Economic growth continues, moving forward, and corporations in the U.S. and globally are ...
Gauge of business investment posts solid gain
The Commerce Department said on Friday that non-defense capital goods orders excluding aircraft, a closely watched proxy for investment plans, jumped 2.7 percent last month, the second straight month of solid gains. Economists had expected so-called ...
UI Foundation has new investment chief
Ellen J. Ellison, the former executive director of investments at the University of Miami, will be the new chief investment officer as of Jan. 15, 2013. She has more than 30 years of experience in the financial sector, according to the foundation. "The ...
Impact Investment and the App Store
Ignoring that for a moment: The term "impact investment" is herein defined as philanthropic foundations, state or city agencies, or any public/private partnership that invests time and money in supporting a citizenry. App Stores are marketplaces. You ...
DAVID ROSENBERG PRESENTS: 34 Charts You Must See Before Making A ...
DAVID ROSENBERG PRESENTS: 34 Charts You Must See Before Making A ...
Investment group demands changes at Stillwater Mining
A New York City investment group is demanding the retirement of the head of Stillwater Mining Co. in Montana and a reversal of recent decisions to buy mines in Canada and Argentina. Clinton Group Inc., an employee-owned hedge fund, expressed its ...
Guinea clears China Power Investment $6 bln alumina project
CONAKRY Dec 21 (Reuters) - The government of Guinea on Friday cleared a project by state-owned China Power Investment Corp to invest nearly $6 billion in an alumina refinery in Boffa, some 120 km (75 miles) west of the capital, a statement from the ...
Teekay Tankers: A Speculative Investment Worth Inspecting
Let me start by emphatically stating that Teekay Tankers (TNK) is a speculative investment. It is not meant for income investors or others who cannot or do not want to risk principal. That said, TNK does provide a dividend but, in contrast to most ...
Scotts Valley Investment Company Charged in $60 Million Fraud Scheme
SAN JOSE, CA—A federal grand jury in San Jose indicted John Geringer and Christopher Luck of Scotts Valley, California, and Keith Rode of Franklin, Wisconsin, on Wednesday with mail fraud, wire fraud, securities fraud, money laundering, and conspiracy ...
Value Investment: Access National Corp.
Earnings estimates for Access National Corporation (ANCX - Snapshot Report) have advanced since this regional bank delivered its 10th straight positive earnings surprise and saw record earnings in the third quarter of 2012. In addition to this earnings ...
Cramer's 'Optimistic' Investment Idea
Almost everybody on Wall Street is assuming the fiscal cliff negotiations are dead, at least for the moment. But if you still believe, Cramer has a play for you. "Though it's not a widely held view, suppose we don't go over the fiscal cliff,' said ...
With Digital Media On The Rise, Disney Investment Arm Steamboat Ventures ...
With Digital Media On The Rise, Disney Investment Arm Steamboat Ventures ...
UCSD a good return on investment, survey says
The 30-year net return on investment for in-state UCSD alumni is $647,100 and the annual return on investment is 10.8 percent, according to PayScale.com, which provides compensation calculations. In addition, the website notes that the average starting ...
Do you want to know if your investment broker has a 'minor infraction'?
As Robert Gehrke reported, Stephenson wants the state Division of Finance to remove cases brought against investment brokers removed from the Internet. Stephenson claims that some of the advisers charged admitted to "minor infractions", and that some ...
Thaiand's PTT Seeks Investment Opportunities to Boost Coal Output
TH) is seeking investment opportunities in the coal-mining business in Cambodia, Indonesia, Madagascar, and Mongolia, Chief Executive Pailin Chuchottaworn said late Friday. The company is keen on raising its coal production output to 70 million metric ...
Compuware hires two investment banks and a law firm to scrutinize takeover bid
Compuware has hired two New York investment banks and a prestigious law firm to scrutinize the $2.3-billion takeover bid it received Monday from an activist hedge fund. Goldman Sachs Group and Allen & Co. will review Elliott Management's unsolicited ...
Oteh May Emerge Chief Investment Officer of SWF
A soft-landing through a new appointment may be provided the embattled Director-General, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Ms. Arunmah Oteh by the Federal Government to end her protracted row with the National Assembly. The crisis earned ...
Royal Park Seeks More Than $3 Billion in Investment-Bank Lawsuit
Royal Park Investments SA, a manager of distressed debt securities in Belgium, sued 11 investment banks for more than $3 billion for losses on mortgage-backed securities in the U.S.. Brussels-based Royal Park filed a formal complaint on Dec. 14 in New ...
Enbridge ups investment in Northern Gateway pipeline
Despite continued opposition to the Northern Gateway pipeline, energy firm Enbridge has committed an additional $150 million to that project in a show of commitment to its goal to carry oil from Alberta's oil sands into northwestern British Columbia ...
Investment group demands leadership changes at Stillwater Mining
Citing poor stock performance by the Billings-based Stillwater Mining Co., a New York City investment group is demanding the retirement of its chief executive and a reversal of decisions to buy mines in Canada and Argentina. Clinton Group Inc., an ...
Centre Theatre project on North Avenue gets $3 million state investment
Centre Theatre project on North Avenue gets $3 million state investment. (Amy Davis/The Baltimore…) December 21, 2012|By Steve Kilar | The Baltimore Sun. It has been a big week for the historic theaters of North Avenue. First the city announced it is ...
Foxconn plans camera gadgets with GoPro investment
Taiwanese manufacturing giant Foxconn Electronics said it could integrate more camera features into its devices after making a US$200 million investment in a U.S. company that makes cameras for action sports enthusiasts. Foxconn's investment, announced ...
The Investment for 2013: Solar Oil Extraction
We're just getting started with this in earnest, but what we're talking about is solar technology that can extract heavy crude from played-out wells cheaper and more effectively than natural gas processes. First, let's look at the process, and then we ...
5 Investment Recommendations from PIMCO's Bill Gross
For anyone who does not already know, Bill Gross is very active on the @PIMCO twitter account. Last week the subject of his tweets was “5 Ways to Beat the Wealth Tax”. I have included the tweets below as well as a more detailed explanation on the ...
Giant investment firm plans to convert scores of county homes to rentals
Blackstone, a giant investment firm with worldwide real estate assets of more than $50 billion, owns 600 community shopping centers across the United States and has high-profile holdings such as Hilton Hotels, the Waldorf-Astoria and San Diego's ...
How to spot a bad investment
Since early in 2003, my Stupid Investment of the Week (SIOTW) column has examined the conditions and characteristics that cause average investors to make decisions that are “less than ideal.” Since no one sets out to make poor choices and buy something ...
GreenTech rides on Chinese investment, Mississippi incentives, political ...
GreenTech rides on Chinese investment, Mississippi incentives, political ...
DT Deals: Be an app developer with a $29 investment
If we're doing our math correctly, $29 can get you a few hamburgers, a Blu-Ray movie or two, a pair of flip flops, a two-person movie date, or a standard iPhone case. With this investment, $29 might just make you the next big thing in tech. Aren't you ...
Dividend-paying stocks look pricey to investment pro
“People who have been seeking safety will discover they really didn't get what they thought they were buying,” said Seth Masters, chief investment officer of AllianceBernstein, the mutual-fund company and asset manager. It's easy to understand the ...
Aging boomers susceptible to investment fraud as scams descend
Sandra "Sandi" Jernigan, 71, is deputy director of the Seniors v. Crime Project, a state-sponsored nonprofit program that helps prevent and investigate fraud targeting older Floridians. Jernigan is in charge of the Metro Orlando area. She spoke ...