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Investment Trends Cyber security is investment opportunity
On an August morning, when most of Saudi Aramco's employees were home preparing for a religious holiday, hackers unleashed a virus that erased the data on three-quarters of the state-owned Saudi Arabian oil company's computers. In a lesser-known ...
Morgan Stanley's Sly Exchange Investment
The Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, Congress' attempt to fix the country's financial system in the wake of the financial crash, was passed in July 2010. It's almost 2013, yet some of the most important parts of the law have ...
Thailand Supports Investment in Alternative Energy, Responding to 39 ...
Thailand Supports Investment in Alternative Energy, Responding to 39 ...
Special year-end report: Investment pumps lifeblood into communities along ...
Special year-end report: Investment pumps lifeblood into communities along ...
State Bank of India, Russia Fund Sign Pact to Cooperate on Investment
State Bank of India (500112.BY) and Russian Direct Investment Fund Monday singed an initial agreement to cooperate on investments in projects and companies in the two countries. The agreement envisages investments of up to $2 billion, an Indian ...
Fortress Investment Says Co-Founder Robert Kauffman to Retire
Fortress Investment Group LLC said co-founder Robert Kauffman will retire after a 15-year career at the firm. The retirement of Kauffman, 49, who most recently oversaw Fortress's long-only fixed-income business Logan Circle Partners, is effective ...
Fortress Investment (FIG) Co-Founder Robert Kauffman To Retire
(By Balaseshan) Fortress Investment Group LLC (NYSE: FIG), a global investment management firm, said its principal and director Robert Kauffman has elected to retire from the company and its board of directors after a 15-year career. Kauffman's ...
Reminder: Newcastle Investment's Series C Preferred Stock Goes Ex-Dividend ...
Reminder: Newcastle Investment's Series C Preferred Stock Goes Ex-Dividend ...
Cash Dividend On The Way From Newcastle Investment's Series D Cumulative ...
Cash Dividend On The Way From Newcastle Investment's Series D Cumulative ...
Why sell and buy back stock at the same time?
... address and zip code to set up customized email alerts. Email. Zip. From. To. Email Sent! You have successfully emailed the post. 42 Companies Flagged For An Irregular Investment Pattern. Agnes Grunfeld, GMI Ratings | Dec. 24, 2012, 2:50 PM | 1,228 ...
Angel investment group founder praises Atmore roots, 'crash-and-burn' lessons
MOBILE, Alabama – Of his 59 years, Jim Corman spent the first 53 in Atmore, happily starting telecommunications companies, selling them and starting over. When he and his wife Jane found themselves empty-nesters six years ago, however, the serial ...
Investment banks downsize staff, plan to shift work to Singapore or Hong Kong ...
Investment banks downsize staff, plan to shift work to Singapore or Hong Kong ...
The Chinese way, government to continue investment in high-speed rail networks
Following a series of successful tests, the Chinese government has announced that the longest high-speed rail network in the world is scheduled to start taking passengers on December 26, according to Reuters. The link between Beijing and Guangzhou runs ...
Funding through KickStarter can be tricky
April 21 marked an amazing milestone for Jon Ramaci and his Cambridge start-up, iCache. He'd set out to raise $50,000 on the crowdfunding site Kickstarter for an iPhone accessory that would let users carry digital copies of all those credit, debit, and ...
Saudi- Deals to help boost foreign investment
(MENAFN - Arab News) Saudi Arabia plans to sign investment protection and promotion agreements with 12 countries including Norway, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Portugal as part of its efforts to attract more foreign investment. The Council of Ministers ...
Investment in Mortgage-Free Real Estate Webinar Now Online at TedThomas.com
A new webinar is now available online from TedThomas.com that provides information to men and women becoming educated about the types of investment in mortgage-free real estate available. This webinar is taught by Ted Thomas and includes more than ...
Fine Bordeaux less than a fine investment in 2012
More funerals in Newtown, White House gun task force meets · 129 · Republicans put squeeze on Obama in ”fiscal cliff” talks · 92 · U.S. ”fiscal cliff” talks turn sour, Obama threatens veto. Sponsored Links. Fine Bordeaux less than a fine investment in ...
Open-End Investment Funds Industry in the US Market Research Report from ...
Open-End Investment Funds Industry in the US Market Research Report from ...
Camelback Corridor sees renovations, new investment
Warren teamed with the national investment adviser Angelo Gordon & Co. to buy the Anchor Centre through a short sale in November 2010. Since then, the partners have spent $4million renovating the office complex, which was built in 1984. The two ...
Al Habtoor Says IPO Delayed on Scarce Investment Prospect
Al Habtoor Says IPO Delayed on Scarce Investment Prospect. By Zainab Fattah - 2012-12-26T09:08:06Z. Al Habtoor Group LLC, controlled by billionaire Khalaf Al Habtoor, postponed an initial share sale because it didn't see sufficient opportunities to ...
New York investment firm buying 427 CityCenter condos for $119 million
"This is new money coming into a marketplace that hasn't seen a lot of investment," he said. "Even though it's a cyclical thing and it's taken us a little longer to come back, this is an affirmation of the current market in general and an indication ...
Judge sentences 2 for role in Hamilton man's investment scheme
Two Feathers – who among other things represented himself as an international financial trader with Wachovia Bank – pleaded guilty in March to conspiracy to commit investment fraud, investment fraud, receipt of stolen property in interstate commerce ...
China Investment In Africa, And The Risks Of Savage Capitalism
BEIJING - China's investment in Africa has evolved from its original purpose of aid and assistance to a much more market-oriented economic approach. And now, it is changing again: beyond the large state-owned enterprises, an increasing number of ...
Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Surrey ...
Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Surrey ...
Scam artists behind Choctaw County investment fraud sentenced ... again - The Birmingham News
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- A Florida man and a man from Utah have been sentenced in federal court for a complex investment fraud that sold shares in a nonexistent Choctaw County industrial park. Patrick Daleiden, formerly of Satellite Beach, Fla., and ...
Judge sentences 2 in investment scheme
Two Feathers is serving a six-year prison sentence on investment fraud and other charges. Raymond received $900,000 from investors, sending $500,000 to Two Feathers and spending the rest. Gill spent $300,000 on personal expenses, his son's business ...
Turkey attracting foreign investment; Balkans struggle
According to the A.T. Kearney FDI Confidence Index, Turkey ranks as the world's 13th most attractive destination for foreign direct investment in 2012. In just nine months of 2012, the foreign direct investments coming into Turkey reached $10.1 billion ...
Homes for the homeless: a smart investment in dignity
Homes for the homeless: a smart investment in dignity. Despite a recent rise in poverty, homelessness is down. One reason? Providing a residence for the homeless creates enough self-respect for them to deal with underlying issues. By the Monitor's ...
Year-end report: Investment pumps lifeblood into communities along region's ...
Year-end report: Investment pumps lifeblood into communities along region's ...
High-tech investment: Venture capital firm looks for clients in region
People in Allen, Auglaize, Hancock, Hardin, Mercer, Putnam and Van Wert counties may not know it, but the Northwest Ohio venture capital and entrepreneurial resource serves the region. Organization officials are looking to get the word out that while ...
Bill McBride on private domestic investment
Discussions of the business cycle frequently focus on consumer spending (PCE: Personal consumption expenditures), but the key is to watch private domestic investment, especially residential investment. Even though private investment usually only ...
New York City Retirement Systems looking for investment officer
New York City Retirement Systems posted a job notice for an investment officer to “assist in overseeing the investment activity of private equity investments and similar assets made by emerging managers,” according to the website of New York City ...
Venture capital didn't build that
In booms and in slumps, in bull markets and in bear markets, the information and communications technology and biomedical sectors together have consistently accounted for 80% of venture capital investment. Why has it been in the world of information ...
Qualcomm completes first half of $120m investment in Sharp, the rest will ...
Qualcomm completes first half of $120m investment in Sharp, the rest will ...
Investment advisers urging clients to be calm about fiscal cliff
Investment advisers - including some notable ones in the Philadelphia region - trying to preserve healthy 2012 gains in the markets after a decade of pathetic results, are pushing clients to stay calm about the mess in Washington. While the financial ...
Poland to Use PKO, PZU, PGE Shares to Boost Investment Vehicle
Poland's treasury ministry plans to use shares in its flagship lender, insurer and utility to provide more capital to state-owned bank BGK and special investment vehicle Inwestycje Polskie, a schedule for a government meeting Thursday showed. The ...
Taiwan Pledges Easier Investment Rules to Spur Growth to 4.5%
Taiwan said it will ease regulations to attract investment as it pledged to boost growth over the next four years from about 1 percent currently. The Cabinet targets average gross domestic product growth of 4.5 percent from 2013 to 2016 with inflation ...
Analysis: Puzzle of weak investment jeopardizes growth rebound
LONDON (Reuters) - Five years into the great financial crisis, private investment in rich countries is still dead in the water, underlining the depth of the downturn and offering fresh evidence of the global economic tilt to emerging markets. By 2011 ...
5 Ways to Mess Up Your Investment Portfolio
And, while it's possible to create a successful investment strategy by yourself, the flip side is that you can really mess things up by ignoring your investing plan. Before you stray from your strategy, stop and think about whether you're making one of ...
Investment Professionals See Stocks as #1 for 2013: CFA
You wouldn't know it from the parade of negative nabobs dominating financial media but optimism towards equities and the global economy is actually on the rise. According to the CFA Institute's annual Global Market Sentiment Survey, 50% of financial ...
Your Long-Term Risk Vs. Reward Investment For 2013
This Christmas was no different, but this year my best long-term investment is not a particular company or a specific industry (by "best" I mean greatest return for the level of risk). My "best" long-term investment this year is often described as ...
Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner are among Hollywood's ...
Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner are among Hollywood's ...
Running Scared: Getting Out of "World's Safest Investment"
Paul Solman answers questions from the NewsHour audience on business and economic news on his Making Sen$e page. Here is Thursday's query: Barbara Pendergrast -- Germantown, Tenn.: Mr. Solman, Do you think short-term bonds are too much of a ...
Five Wall Street investment banks fined for using bond sale proceeds to pay ...
Five Wall Street investment banks fined for using bond sale proceeds to pay ...
Ask Matt: How investment taxes affect stocks
The cause for alarm is justified, as higher investment taxes have caused problems for stocks in the past, according to research by Winans International, a market history firm and investment manager. TRACK STOCKS : Get real-time quotes with our free ...
Running Scared: Getting Out of 'World's Safest Investment'
But thanks for the question, because it affords me to revisit an investment idea this page has raised over the years. Ever since I began answering questions in 2007, readers have sought investment counsel. I make no claim to unusual perspicacity but I ...
Brazil Central Bank Cuts Reserve Requirements to Spur Investment
Large banks that provide credit for capital-goods investment can deduct as much as 20 percent of reserve requirements for their so-called “on call” deposits that can be withdrawn at any time, the central bank said in a statement today. This change ...
Chinese investment means opportunity for US workers
The Rhodium Group, a consultancy that studies this issue, estimates that if current Chinese investment trends continue, between 200,000 and 400,000 Americans will be working for Chinese companies by 2020. Rhodium also found in an October report that ...
Charoen Pokphand Foods Sets THB15 Billion 2013 Investment Budget - Report
TH) has set its investment budget for next year at 15 billion baht ($489.4 million), The Nation reported Friday citing President and Chief Executive Adirek Sripratak. The agricultural conglomerate will use 60% of the budget to expand in the 12 ...
Aon reprimanded by Singapore on investment advice
SINGAPORE--Singapore's financial regulator has reprimanded a unit of global insurance provider Aon PLC (NYSE:AON) for allowing two of its employees to provide investment advice for products they weren't authorized to advise on. The Monetary Authority ...