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Independent
UBS is banking on Annie Leibovitz to make a difference to the group's imageUBS’s rap sheet includes racking up the biggest annual loss in Swiss corporate
UBS is banking on Annie Leibovitz to make a difference to the group's image
Independent / Posted 55 minutes ago
UBS’s rap sheet includes racking up the biggest annual loss in Swiss corporate history in 2008, having written down close to $50bn (£33bn) due to its disastrous dalliance with US sub-prime loans. Since then, it has been slashing and burning in an... Read more
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WA Today
Aussie below US70cIO up up and away. Not too far from $60, holding up well taking into account t
Aussie below US70c
WA Today / Posted 2 hours ago
IO up up and away. Not too far from $60, holding up well taking into account that oil is getting smashed... Think I'll head for a game of golf and wait it out ...... as has been the case several times over the past thirty years in the markets. All... Read more
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Canberra Times
Fear strikes againIO up up and away. Not too far from $60, holding up well taking into account t
Fear strikes again
Canberra Times / Posted 2 hours ago
IO up up and away. Not too far from $60, holding up well taking into account that oil is getting smashed... Think I'll head for a game of golf and wait it out ...... as has been the case several times over the past thirty years in the markets. All... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
UBS taps famed photographer Leibovitz for image overhaulOther video ads contrast the emphasis on photography with text-only questions s
UBS taps famed photographer Leibovitz for image overhaul
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
Other video ads contrast the emphasis on photography with text-only questions such as “Is this the life I dreamed of as a little girl?” and “What shall we name the twins?” accompanied by emotional music. The tagline for the campaign is, “Together we... Read more
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WA Today
Global markets wobbleThe Shanghai Composite dropped a combined 25 per cent in July and August amid c
Global markets wobble
WA Today / Posted 3 hours ago
The Shanghai Composite dropped a combined 25 per cent in July and August amid concern the economic slowdown is deepening. Photo: Reuters Local shares are poised to open lower amid heightening concerns about the economic outlook for China. What you... Read more
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Canberra Times
Global markets wobbleThe Shanghai Composite dropped a combined 25 per cent in July and August amid c
Global markets wobble
Canberra Times / Posted 3 hours ago
The Shanghai Composite dropped a combined 25 per cent in July and August amid concern the economic slowdown is deepening. Photo: Reuters Local shares are poised to open lower amid heightening concerns about the economic outlook for China. What you... Read more
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Weekly Times
Gold up, but other precious metals fallGOLD has gained per cent as the US dollar and global equities dropped on fresh
Gold up, but other precious metals fall
Weekly Times / Posted 3 hours ago
GOLD has gained per cent as the US dollar and global equities dropped on fresh signs of economic weakness in China and uncertainty over the timing of the Federal Reserve's first interest rate rise in nearly a decade. ACTIVITY in China's factory... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Global markets wobbleThe Shanghai Composite dropped a combined 25 per cent in July and August amid c
Global markets wobble
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 hours ago
The Shanghai Composite dropped a combined 25 per cent in July and August amid concern the economic slowdown is deepening. Photo: Reuters Local shares are poised to open lower amid heightening concerns about the economic outlook for China. What you... Read more
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The Age
Global markets wobbleThe Shanghai Composite dropped a combined 25 per cent in July and August amid c
Global markets wobble
The Age / Posted 4 hours ago
The Shanghai Composite dropped a combined 25 per cent in July and August amid concern the economic slowdown is deepening. Photo: Reuters Local shares are poised to open lower amid heightening concerns about the economic outlook for China. What you... Read more
24 related stories
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Sydney Morning Herald
Global markets wobbleThe Shanghai Composite dropped a combined 25 per cent in July and August amid c
Global markets wobble
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
The Shanghai Composite dropped a combined 25 per cent in July and August amid concern the economic slowdown is deepening. Photo: Reuters Local shares are poised to open lower amid heightening concerns about the economic outlook for China. What you... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Why Your Credit Score Controls Everything From Car Loans To Cable TVYour credit score controls the obvious (things like mortgage eligibility) and t
Why Your Credit Score Controls Everything From Car Loans To Cable TV
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 hours ago
Your credit score controls the obvious (things like mortgage eligibility) and the not so obvious (like whether you can upgrade your cable package.) Tony Milburn is on the board for Catholic Charities Fort Worth and works in wealth management for... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
UBS Puerto Rico Losses Mount: Former Clients Win $3MA FINRA arbitration panel ordered UBS to pay a group of former clients approxim
UBS Puerto Rico Losses Mount: Former Clients Win $3M
Financial Planning.com / Posted 5 hours ago
A FINRA arbitration panel ordered UBS to pay a group of former clients approximately $3 million for damages related to the sale of closed-end funds consisting of Puerto Rico municipal bonds. Although UBS lost the case, it dodged a much bigger... Read more
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Morningstar
Stocks Tumble on Weak Chinese DataThe Dow Jones Industrial Average slumped about 469 points, or 2.8%, while The S
Stocks Tumble on Weak Chinese Data
Morningstar / Posted 5 hours ago
The Dow Jones Industrial Average slumped about 469 points, or 2.8%, while The S&P 500 declined about 3% and the Nasdaq Composite fell about 2.9%. Shares in Europe and Asia posted losses. The price of oil, which had rallied in recent days,... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Blythe Masters says a Bitcoin technology will revolutionize financeBlythe Masters is now working a tech startup Digital Asset Holdings. The penth
Blythe Masters says a Bitcoin technology will revolutionize finance
Crain's New York Business / Posted 5 hours ago
Blythe Masters is now working a tech startup Digital Asset Holdings. The penthouse meeting room in Le Parker Meridien hotel in midtown Manhattan is humming with chatter on this June afternoon. About a hundred money managers are networking at the end... Read more
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Business Spectator
Wall Street sinks 3% on China nervesUS stocks tumbled at the close after weak manufacturing data in China fuelled i
Wall Street sinks 3% on China nerves
Business Spectator / Posted 5 hours ago
US stocks tumbled at the close after weak manufacturing data in China fuelled investors' worries about the world's second-largest economy. At the closing bell, the Dow Jones Industrial Average slumped 470 points, or 2.8 per cent, to 16,058. The S&P... Read more
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Swissinfo
Pursuit Partners Reaches Agreement to Settle Case Against UBS(Bloomberg) -- The hedge fund Pursuit Partners agreed to settle a lawsuit in Co
Pursuit Partners Reaches Agreement to Settle Case Against UBS
Swissinfo / Posted 5 hours ago
(Bloomberg) -- The hedge fund Pursuit Partners agreed to settle a lawsuit in Connecticut against UBS AG over collateralized debt obligations, a court spokeswoman said. A judge ruled earlier that Pursuit had enough evidence that UBS had information... Read more
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Business Spectator
Wall Street sinks 2% on China nervesUS stocks tumbled in afternoon trade after weak manufacturing data in China fue
Wall Street sinks 2% on China nerves
Business Spectator / Posted 6 hours ago
US stocks tumbled in afternoon trade after weak manufacturing data in China fuelled investors' worries about the world's second-largest economy. At 3.30am (AEST), the Dow Jones Industrial Average slumped 408 points, or 2.5 per cent, to 16,120. The... Read more
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Market Watch
Annie Leibovitz’s latest project is an image overhaul for UBSFamed photographer Annie Leibovitz, best known for her powerful portraits of mu
Annie Leibovitz’s latest project is an image overhaul for UBS
Market Watch / Posted 6 hours ago
Famed photographer Annie Leibovitz, best known for her powerful portraits of musicians and other celebrities, is the driving force behind the Swiss bank UBS’s first major brand overhaul since 2009. A new global ad campaign comes as the banking giant... Read more
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Investopedia
ProShares Ultra Bloomberg Crude Oil (UCOThe ProShares Ultra Bloomberg Crude Oil ETF (NYSEARCA: UCO) is a leveraged exch
ProShares Ultra Bloomberg Crude Oil (UCO
Investopedia / Posted 6 hours ago
The ProShares Ultra Bloomberg Crude Oil ETF (NYSEARCA: UCO) is a leveraged exchange-traded fund (ETF) that seeks to provide daily investment results, before fees and expenses, that are two times the daily performance of the Bloomberg WTI Crude Oil... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Yamana Gold (AUY) Stock Declines Despite Rising Gold PricesGold contracts for December delivery are up 0.69% to $1,140.30 an ounce on the
Yamana Gold (AUY) Stock Declines Despite Rising Gold Prices
TheStreet.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Gold contracts for December delivery are up 0.69% to $1,140.30 an ounce on the Comex today, reversing yesterday's decline. Prices for the yellow metal are rising as investors anticipate the Fed raising interest rates in the near future, according to... Read more
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Business Insider
UBS just settled with a hedge fund over deals its staff called 'crap' and 'vomit'Investment bank UBS has settled with a hedge fund that accused it of selling se
UBS just settled with a hedge fund over deals its staff called 'crap' and 'vomit'
Business Insider / Posted 8 hours ago
Investment bank UBS has settled with a hedge fund that accused it of selling securities it knew were on the precipice of a downfall, just hours before a potentially damaging trial for the bank was set to begin. A source confirmed to Business Insider... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Turkish raids on firms close to cleric raise fears of pre-election crackdownISTANBUL Turkish police on Tuesday raided the offices of a conglomerate linked
Turkish raids on firms close to cleric raise fears of pre-election crackdown
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 9 hours ago
ISTANBUL Turkish police on Tuesday raided the offices of a conglomerate linked to a U.S.-based cleric accused of plotting against President Tayyip Erdogan, a move seen by critics as a bid to silence opposition media two months ahead of an... Read more
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The Star
Turkish raids on firms close to cleric raise fears of pre-election crackdownISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish police on Tuesday raided the offices of a conglome
Turkish raids on firms close to cleric raise fears of pre-election crackdown
The Star / Posted 9 hours ago
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish police on Tuesday raided the offices of a conglomerate linked to a U.S.-based cleric accused of plotting against President Tayyip Erdogan, a move seen by critics as a bid to silence opposition media two months ahead of an... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Whirlpool Trips Up Middleby Acquisition of AGA With Last-Minute BidIn a surprise announcement on Tuesday, Sept. 1, AGA, of Leamington Spa, England
Whirlpool Trips Up Middleby Acquisition of AGA With Last-Minute Bid
TheStreet.com / Posted 10 hours ago
In a surprise announcement on Tuesday, Sept. 1, AGA, of Leamington Spa, England, said it had agreed to open its data room to Whirlpool for due diligence. But since the approach was still conditional and there was no certainty of any formal offer,... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
Client Drawdown: What's Your Plan?On Wall Street Contributor Robert Gordon, president of an old school New York b
Client Drawdown: What's Your Plan?
Financial Planning.com / Posted 10 hours ago
On Wall Street Contributor Robert Gordon, president of an old school New York brokerage, Twenty-First Securities, and I were discussing retirement planning when he got on to the subject of decumulation of client assets. "Not all brokers put a lot of... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
Morgan Reels in $1B TeamMorgan Stanley enticed away a team managing $1 billion in client assets from Ci
Morgan Reels in $1B Team
Financial Planning.com / Posted 10 hours ago
Morgan Stanley enticed away a team managing $1 billion in client assets from Citi Private Bank, according to a spokeswoman for the wirehouse. Advisors William Goettert and John Entenberg joined Morgan's office in Boca Raton, Fla., where they report... Read more
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FOX Business
Gold Glimmers in a Sea of Red on a Down DayGold rose one percent on Tuesday as the dollar and global equities dropped on f
Gold Glimmers in a Sea of Red on a Down Day
FOX Business / Posted 12 hours ago
Gold rose one percent on Tuesday as the dollar and global equities dropped on fresh signs of economic weakness in China and uncertainty over the timing of the Federal Reserve's first interest rate increase in nearly a decade. Activity in China's... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Puerto Rico, the Fed & the Book of LeviticusReligious leaders in Puerto Rico, led by Archbishop Roberto Gonzalez of San Jua
Puerto Rico, the Fed & the Book of Leviticus
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 13 hours ago
Religious leaders in Puerto Rico, led by Archbishop Roberto Gonzalez of San Juan, have called for the Federal Reserve to interest itself in that island’s debt crisis in the absence of any prospect of Congress passing legislation that would address... Read more
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Finance Asia
Nomura hires Lee amid Asia wealth build-outNomura has appointed Lee Chee Pin as head of financial products and solutions f
Nomura hires Lee amid Asia wealth build-out
Finance Asia / Posted 14 hours ago
Nomura has appointed Lee Chee Pin as head of financial products and solutions for wealth management for Asia ex-Japan as it continues to build out its private wealth arm, the Japanese bank said on Tuesday. Lee will be based in Singapore and reports... Read more
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PGA European Tour
FREE Thursday announced at UBS Hong Kong OpenThe public will have a rare opportunity to watch some of the world’s top golfer
FREE Thursday announced at UBS Hong Kong Open
PGA European Tour / Posted 14 hours ago
The public will have a rare opportunity to watch some of the world’s top golfers for free at this year’s UBS Hong Kong Open as the organisers engage the local community around this world-class event. Tournament organisers today announced that there... Read more
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Business Spectator
Gold prices lift as US rate hike eyedGold prices were higher on the London spot market on Tuesday, as the potential
Gold prices lift as US rate hike eyed
Business Spectator / Posted 14 hours ago
Gold prices were higher on the London spot market on Tuesday, as the potential timing of an impending US interest rate raise continued to move into the long grass. Spot gold prices were up 0.7 per cent at $US1,142.11 a troy ounce in morning European... Read more
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Independent
Annie Leibovitz’s next photography project: rebranding Swiss bank UBSLeibovitz took a series of portraits of successful, but non-famous entrepreneur
Annie Leibovitz’s next photography project: rebranding Swiss bank UBS
Independent / Posted 16 hours ago
Leibovitz took a series of portraits of successful, but non-famous entrepreneurs alongside questions such as: “Am I really making a difference?” “Am I a good father?”. The aim was to show the bank’s ultra-rich clients that it is human. Campaign... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Money rigging inquiry widensWASHINGTON -- U.S. prosecutors have expanded their investigation of currency-ma
Money rigging inquiry widens
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 hours ago
WASHINGTON -- U.S. prosecutors have expanded their investigation of currency-market manipulation by some of the world's largest banks to include the Russian ruble and Brazilian real, according to two people familiar with the matter. The Justice... Read more
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The Age
Crown under pressure as gamblers flee Macau casinosMelco Crown is a 60 per cent investor in a new casino-resort in Macau called St
Crown under pressure as gamblers flee Macau casinos
The Age / Posted 17 hours ago
Melco Crown is a 60 per cent investor in a new casino-resort in Macau called Studio City. Billionaire James Packer faces a troubled economic backdrop for the opening of his $US3.2 billion ($4.5 billion) Studio City casino complex in Macau in... Read more
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Canberra Times
Crown under pressure as gamblers flee Macau casinosMelco Crown is a 60 per cent investor in a new casino-resort in Macau called St
Crown under pressure as gamblers flee Macau casinos
Canberra Times / Posted 17 hours ago
Melco Crown is a 60 per cent investor in a new casino-resort in Macau called Studio City. Billionaire James Packer faces a troubled economic backdrop for the opening of his $US3.2 billion ($4.5 billion) Studio City casino complex in Macau in... Read more
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Independent
Here's what you need to know in business today2. Each of the major US stock indexes finished the month down more than 6 per c
Here's what you need to know in business today
Independent / Posted 17 hours ago
2. Each of the major US stock indexes finished the month down more than 6 per cent, their biggestmonthly loss since May 2012. -Dow: 16,528, -115, (-0.7 per cent) - S&P 500: 1,972, -17, (-0.8 per cent) - Nasdaq: 4,776, -52, (-1.1 per cent) 3. Oil... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Childhood Dream Comes TrueWith a couple of singles, Tonye Garrick has garnered a reputation that takes ye
A Childhood Dream Comes True
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
With a couple of singles, Tonye Garrick has garnered a reputation that takes years for others to build. Nseobong Okon-Ekong writes on the rising profile of an emerging Nigerian diva fighting for her space in the entertainment industry It would have... Read more
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Swissinfo
SNB names PostFinance fifth ‘too big to fail’ bankIt is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on
SNB names PostFinance fifth ‘too big to fail’ bank
Swissinfo / Posted 17 hours ago
It is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on the website of the party requesting the content or the website of a third party. The framing of content from SWI swissinfo.ch is only allowed if it is unchanged, without... Read more
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Evening Standard
888 sends bwin.party new takeover offerWe start the working week and the month off with a news of two potential M&A de
888 sends bwin.party new takeover offer
Evening Standard / Posted 18 hours ago
We start the working week and the month off with a news of two potential M&A deals and a flurry of data that will paint a picture of UK economic health. Here's a look at those stories and what else is making headlines today: These stories are... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss Central Bank Names PostFinance as Systemically Important(Bloomberg) -- The Swiss National Bank classified state- owned PostFinance AG a
Swiss Central Bank Names PostFinance as Systemically Important
Swissinfo / Posted 18 hours ago
(Bloomberg) -- The Swiss National Bank classified state- owned PostFinance AG as a systemically important lender, adding to the list of large banks including UBS Group AG. The decision was taken after consultation with PostFinance and the Financial... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Qantas lifts off financial year with strong July traffic figuresQantas filled more than 85 per cent of its international seats in July. Photo:
Qantas lifts off financial year with strong July traffic figures
Brisbane Times / Posted 18 hours ago
Qantas filled more than 85 per cent of its international seats in July. Photo: Glenn Hunt Qantas Airways has revealed a strong start to the new financial year in its domestic and international divisions and has given investors more comfort about its... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Qantas lifts off financial year with strong July traffic figuresQantas filled more than 85 per cent of its international seats in July. Photo:
Qantas lifts off financial year with strong July traffic figures
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
Qantas filled more than 85 per cent of its international seats in July. Photo: Glenn Hunt Qantas Airways has revealed a strong start to the new financial year in its domestic and international divisions and has given investors more comfort about its... Read more
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Market Watch
SNB brings PostFinance under stricter supervisionZURICH--The Swiss National Bank said Tuesday it has added the PostFinance Ltd.
SNB brings PostFinance under stricter supervision
Market Watch / Posted 19 hours ago
ZURICH--The Swiss National Bank said Tuesday it has added the PostFinance Ltd. group of banks to a list of financial institutions that will come under more stringent supervision, the latest move to limit risk in the Alpine country's financial... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
ASX 200 Could Rebound 15% by 2016, But There’s a CatchDeutsche Bank is bullish on the future of the Aussie stock market. The investme
ASX 200 Could Rebound 15% by 2016, But There’s a Catch
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 19 hours ago
Deutsche Bank is bullish on the future of the Aussie stock market. The investment bank believes the ASX 200 is on course to rise 10% over the next year. But it comes with a word of caution for investors. Such an optimistic outlook on growth hinges on... Read more
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Business Wire
UBS AG UK Regulatory Announcement: UBS Group AG confirms successful completion of SESTA procedure and payment date of supplementary dividendUBS AG and UBS Group AG (NYSE:UBS) (SWX:UBSN) announced on 19 August 2015 the s
UBS AG UK Regulatory Announcement: UBS Group AG confirms successful completion of SESTA procedure and payment date of supplementary dividend
Business Wire / Posted 20 hours ago
UBS AG and UBS Group AG (NYSE:UBS) (SWX:UBSN) announced on 19 August 2015 the successful completion of a procedure under article 33 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act (the "SESTA Procedure"), pursuant to which all UBS AG shares that remained publicly... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
BlueScope steels for Port Kembla closure callAnalysts expect BlueScope's Port Kembla Steelworks will close. Photo: Peter Br
BlueScope steels for Port Kembla closure call
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
Analysts expect BlueScope's Port Kembla Steelworks will close. Photo: Peter Braig With steel prices in the toilet and no sign that China will curb its huge excess of steel-making capacity, the 25 per cent surge in BlueScope Steel shares last week... Read more
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International Business Times
SETL's Peter Randall says banks and blockchains are all about paymentsPeter Randall has some form when it comes to building and integrating new tradi
SETL's Peter Randall says banks and blockchains are all about payments
International Business Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Peter Randall has some form when it comes to building and integrating new trading technologies. He turned Chi-X, the fast and nimble multilateral trading facility, into the fifth largest equities market in Europe. Now Randall and Anthony Culligan,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Slater & Gordon's Andrew Grech yet to convince analystsSlater & Gordon's accounting has been under the spotlight. Photo: Jessica Shapi
Slater & Gordon's Andrew Grech yet to convince analysts
Brisbane Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Slater & Gordon's accounting has been under the spotlight. Photo: Jessica Shapiro Has Slater & Gordon's managing director Andrew Grech finally convinced investors the embattled law firm has survived the intense scrutiny of regulators and... Read more
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Business Wire
UBS Group AG confirms successful completion of SESTA procedure and payment date of supplementary dividendUBS AG and UBS Group AG (NYSE:UBS) (SWX:UBSN) announced on 19 August 2015 the s
UBS Group AG confirms successful completion of SESTA procedure and payment date of supplementary dividend
Business Wire / Posted 21 hours ago
UBS AG and UBS Group AG (NYSE:UBS) (SWX:UBSN) announced on 19 August 2015 the successful completion of a procedure under article 33 of the Swiss Stock Exchange Act (the "SESTA Procedure"), pursuant to which all UBS AG shares that remained publicly... Read more
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