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Investopedia
Tribune Media: An Activist Investment Analysis (TRCO)Sometimes, a struggling business needs a push to make hard decisions. In the ca
Tribune Media: An Activist Investment Analysis (TRCO)
Investopedia / Posted 14 hours ago
Sometimes, a struggling business needs a push to make hard decisions. In the case of the once-mighty Tribune Company, it took a publicly humiliating bankruptcy and the attention of activist investor Cliff Robbins to convince the media giant to divest... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Ferro deal raises the specter of a one-newspaper ChicagoThe enemy of my enemy is my friend, but what happens when your friend becomes t
Ferro deal raises the specter of a one-newspaper Chicago
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted yesterday
The enemy of my enemy is my friend, but what happens when your friend becomes the biggest investor in your enemy? In the Chicago newspaper business, it looks like a squeeze play. Michael Ferro, who made his money in tech but took a controlling... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Marwen chief draws on art in personal life, tooAs Marwen opens its doors to more young people for its after-school arts progra
Marwen chief draws on art in personal life, too
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 4 days ago
As Marwen opens its doors to more young people for its after-school arts programming, Antonia Contro, the organization's executive director, is wrapping up one of her own art installations—a piece in the home of Joyce Foundation President Ellen... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rauner's tussle with unions — not a fair fight?In the name of rescuing Illinois from a sea of red ink, Gov. Bruce Rauner propo
Rauner's tussle with unions — not a fair fight?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
In the name of rescuing Illinois from a sea of red ink, Gov. Bruce Rauner proposes what was called, in the schoolyards of my youth, "a fair fight." The rules were simple: anything goes, provided neither side has a baseball bat or brass knuckles. As... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Purchase of five dairy farms approvedDairy Farms NZ has gained Overseas Investment Office approval for its $47 milli
Purchase of five dairy farms approved
Otago Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
Dairy Farms NZ has gained Overseas Investment Office approval for its $47 million purchase of five central Southland dairy farms ahead of a further capital-raising and eventual listing on the New Zealand sharemarket. Dairy Farms NZ chairman David... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
OIO approves Dairy Farms NZ's $47 mln purchase of 5 Southland farmsDairy Farms NZ has cleared Overseas Investment Office approval for the $47 mill
OIO approves Dairy Farms NZ's $47 mln purchase of 5 Southland farms
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 8 days ago
Dairy Farms NZ has cleared Overseas Investment Office approval for the $47 million purchase of five central Southland dairy farms ahead of a further capital-raising and eventual listing on the New Zealand sharemarket. Dairy Farms NZ chairman David... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dairy Farms NZ Limited purchases five farms in Southland29 January 2016Otapiri farms, a cluster of five dairy farms (1,207 hectares) in
Dairy Farms NZ Limited purchases five farms in Southland
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
29 January 2016Otapiri farms, a cluster of five dairy farms (1,207 hectares) in Otapiri, central Southland purchased by Dairy Farms NZ Limited.Dairy Farms NZ Limited (“DFNZ”) is pleased to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
OIO approves Dairy Farms $47m buy of 5 Southland farmsOtapiri farms, a cluster of five dairy farms (1,207 hectares) in Otapiri, centr
OIO approves Dairy Farms $47m buy of 5 Southland farms
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Otapiri farms, a cluster of five dairy farms (1,207 hectares) in Otapiri, central Southland purchased by Dairy Farms NZ Limited. Dairy Farms NZ has cleared Overseas Investment Office approval for the $47 million purchase of five central Southland... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Emanuel and Karen Lewis' 'Kumbaya' moment on RaunerFrom the notebook *Rauner's "You watch" moment revealed?: Gov. Rauner’s politi
Emanuel and Karen Lewis' 'Kumbaya' moment on Rauner
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
From the notebook *Rauner's "You watch" moment revealed?: Gov. Rauner’s political campaign put $900,000 into the Illinois Republican Party on Friday, bringing to $8.9 million what he or his campaign have given to the state GOP since winning the 2014... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Billionaire Blackstone CEO Trolls American Public – Doesn't Get Why People Are AngrySubmitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, DAVOS MAN: “A soulless
Billionaire Blackstone CEO Trolls American Public – Doesn't Get Why People Are Angry
Zero Hedge / Posted 15 days ago
Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, DAVOS MAN: “A soulless man, technocratic, nationless and cultureless, severed from reality. The modern economics that undergirded Davos capitalism is equally soulless, a managerial capitalism... Read more

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