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The Charlotte Post
For minorities, the pain is still severe decade after housing peakedWASHINGTON — When the U.S. housing bubble peaked a decade ago, soon to burst wi
For minorities, the pain is still severe decade after housing peaked
The Charlotte Post / Posted 5 minutes ago
WASHINGTON — When the U.S. housing bubble peaked a decade ago, soon to burst with far-reaching consequences, the pain was particularly severe for black and Hispanic Americans. A disproportionate number of minorities succumbed to subprime mortgages... Read more
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The Star
Expanded Panama Canal - Bigger ships, bigger paydays for beans, coal, gasSINGAPORE (Reuters) - Bigger ships could mean bigger paydays for commodity prod
Expanded Panama Canal - Bigger ships, bigger paydays for beans, coal, gas
The Star / Posted 7 minutes ago
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Bigger ships could mean bigger paydays for commodity producers when the expanded Panama Canal opens this weekend as they can utilise larger vessels more frequently to tap into fast growing Asia-Pacific consumer markets. The... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
10 years after housing peaked, US is more of a renter nationIn this Friday photo, Carmen Ramirez, and her husband, Ricardo Ramirez, embrace
10 years after housing peaked, US is more of a renter nation
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 7 minutes ago
In this Friday photo, Carmen Ramirez, and her husband, Ricardo Ramirez, embrace in their room at the Bronxwood Home for the Aged, in the Bronx borough of New York. A series of emergency expenses were enough to cost Carmen and Ricardo Ramirez their... Read more
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Newsmax
TransCanada Files $15B NAFTA Claim on Keystone XL RejectionTransCanada Corp. is seeking to recoup $15 billion for the Obama administration
TransCanada Files $15B NAFTA Claim on Keystone XL Rejection
Newsmax / Posted 21 minutes ago
TransCanada Corp. is seeking to recoup $15 billion for the Obama administration’s rejection of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, in a legal claim that highlights how foreign companies can use trade deals to challenge U.S. policy. The Calgary-based... Read more
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The Indian Express
After Khadse, another Maharashtra minister, Ravindra Waikar, under graft cloudRavindra Waikar; construction at the site. Dilip Kagda Three weeks after Mahar
After Khadse, another Maharashtra minister, Ravindra Waikar, under graft cloud
The Indian Express / Posted 32 minutes ago
Ravindra Waikar; construction at the site. Dilip Kagda Three weeks after Maharashtra Revenue Minister Eknath Khadse was forced to quit in the face of allegations of conflict of interest in a land deal in Pune, there are allegations of similar... Read more
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The Indian Express
Under ED heat, Robert Vadra’s firm sheds pvt ltd tagIT department impounds Defense consultant Sanjay bhandari’s passport for BAREL
Under ED heat, Robert Vadra’s firm sheds pvt ltd tag
The Indian Express / Posted 32 minutes ago
IT department impounds Defense consultant Sanjay bhandari’s passport for BARELY A month before the Enforcement Directorate issued a notice under provisions of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) to Sky Light Hospitality Pvt Ltd, owned by... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Mississippi Young Bankers elects officers, council•Kent Mortimer, senior vice president and chief credit officer at Bank of Kilmi
Mississippi Young Bankers elects officers, council
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 34 minutes ago
•Kent Mortimer, senior vice president and chief credit officer at Bank of Kilmichael, has been elected to serve as president of the section of the Mississippi Bankers Association. He has been with the bank six years. Mortimer has bachelor’s and... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
AT&T Adds Venture Capitalist to Board ~ Converge! Network DigestAT&T announced the appointment of Geoffrey Yang to its Board of Directors, wher
AT&T Adds Venture Capitalist to Board ~ Converge! Network Digest
Converge! Network Digest / Posted 39 minutes ago
AT&T announced the appointment of Geoffrey Yang to its Board of Directors, where he will serve on the company’s Corporate Development and Finance Committee. Yang is a founding partner and managing director of venture capital firm Redpoint Ventures,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tauranga city suffers sharpest drop of Maori home ownersShadrach Rolleston sits in the home he bought in the early 2000s. Tauranga cit
Tauranga city suffers sharpest drop of Maori home owners
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 40 minutes ago
Shadrach Rolleston sits in the home he bought in the early 2000s. Tauranga city had the biggest fall in Maori home ownership in the country over a 27-year period, statistics show. The Statistics New Zealand report showed between 1986 and 2013, the... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
10 years after housing peaked, US is more of a renter nationIn this Friday photo, Carmen Ramirez, and her husband, Ricardo Ramirez, embrace
10 years after housing peaked, US is more of a renter nation
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 42 minutes ago
In this Friday photo, Carmen Ramirez, and her husband, Ricardo Ramirez, embrace in their room at the Bronxwood Home for the Aged, in the Bronx borough of New York. A series of emergency expenses were enough to cost Carmen and Ricardo Ramirez their... Read more
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TheBull
World stocks tumble after Brexit voteGlobal stock markets have lost about $US2 trillion in value after Britain voted
World stocks tumble after Brexit vote
TheBull / Posted 46 minutes ago
Global stock markets have lost about $US2 trillion in value after Britain voted to leave the European Union, while sterling has suffered a record one-day plunge to a 31-year low and money poured into safe-haven gold and government bonds. The blow to... Read more
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TheBull
Central banks 'ready to cooperate'Central banks are ready to cooperate to support financial stability in the wake
Central banks 'ready to cooperate'
TheBull / Posted 46 minutes ago
Central banks are ready to cooperate to support financial stability in the wake of Britain's vote to leave the European Union, the Bank for International Settlements says. Central bankers gathered at the organisation's global economy meeting in... Read more
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TheBull
Britain's FTSE closes down 3.2 %Britain's top shares index has closed lower, led lower by banks and homebuilder
Britain's FTSE closes down 3.2 %
TheBull / Posted 46 minutes ago
Britain's top shares index has closed lower, led lower by banks and homebuilders, but staged a sharp recovery from its initial slump caused by the country's decision to leave the European Union. The FTSE 100 index initially dived more than eight per... Read more
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TheBull
Worst day in 10 months as Wall StreetThe S&P 500 turned negative for the year-to-date on Friday as Wall Street suffe
Worst day in 10 months as Wall Street
TheBull / Posted 46 minutes ago
The S&P 500 turned negative for the year-to-date on Friday as Wall Street suffered its largest sell-off in 10 months after Britain's decision to leave the European Union caught traders wrong-footed. The British pound touched a 30-year low versus the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Brexit vote threatens financial climate changeTom Becket, chief investment officer at Psigma Investment Management, said: “Ou
Brexit vote threatens financial climate change
heraldscotland / Posted 47 minutes ago
Tom Becket, chief investment officer at Psigma Investment Management, said: “Our view is that the UK economy was already in a difficult place, due to structural imbalances and low rates of investment. Sadly, the vote will only weaken the economic... Read more
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heraldscotland
UK credit rating outlook downgraded as financial world reels from BrexitThe move came as the finance world continued to reel from the implications of t
UK credit rating outlook downgraded as financial world reels from Brexit
heraldscotland / Posted 47 minutes ago
The move came as the finance world continued to reel from the implications of the Leavc vote, with concerns over cuts to investment, job losses and global recession. In the immediate aftermath following the vote, the pound plunged at one point to a... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
George Soros says EU referendum Brexit vote is likely to damage BritainSoros made huge profits in 1992 by betting against the British pound as it cras
George Soros says EU referendum Brexit vote is likely to damage Britain
Daily Telegraph / Posted 47 minutes ago
Soros made huge profits in 1992 by betting against the British pound as it crashed below the preset level and had to be withdrawn from the European Exchange Rate Mechanism. He warned of a similar meltdown earlier this week, before the vote,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Wall Street changed its China story againThe Wall Street story on China has changed. The restructuring reform promised
Wall Street changed its China story again
Stamford Advocate / Posted 48 minutes ago
The Wall Street story on China has changed. The restructuring reform promised last year is out the window. China has chosen risk. Why? Well, because it can wait for now. "In China specifically, where external debt is low, savings are ample, and... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Wall Street changed its China story againThe Wall Street story on China has changed. The restructuring reform promised
Wall Street changed its China story again
Connecticut Post / Posted 55 minutes ago
The Wall Street story on China has changed. The restructuring reform promised last year is out the window. China has chosen risk. Why? Well, because it can wait for now. "In China specifically, where external debt is low, savings are ample, and... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
5 Simple Budgeting Strategies That Can Bring Real ResultsEver since I was a little kid, I’ve had an affinity for numbers. My father love
5 Simple Budgeting Strategies That Can Bring Real Results
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 56 minutes ago
Ever since I was a little kid, I’ve had an affinity for numbers. My father loves telling this story about how when I was seven, I corrected a guy’s maths off the top of my head — of course, that correction worked against my father and cost him some... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Starkville publisher to lead Mississippi Press AssociationBILOXI, Miss. (AP) - Starkville Daily News publisher Don Norman has been electe
Starkville publisher to lead Mississippi Press Association
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 57 minutes ago
BILOXI, Miss. (AP) - Starkville Daily News publisher Don Norman has been elected the Mississippi Press Association's new president. Members elected Norman, 69, during the association's 150th annual convention Friday in Biloxi. A Natchez native,... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Energy investors eye more natural gas exports from LouisianaLAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) - A seventh company wants to build a natural gas export
Energy investors eye more natural gas exports from Louisiana
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted an hour ago
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) - A seventh company wants to build a natural gas export terminal in southwest Louisiana. Driftwood LNG, founded by ousted Cheniere Energy CEO Charif Souki, is planning a terminal liquefy natural gas in Calcasieu Parish The $8... Read more
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express
‘Britain’s economy will be stronger after Brexit’, Lord Jones says FORMER CBI chief Digby Jones said yesterday the referendum vote had opened th
‘Britain’s economy will be stronger after Brexit’, Lord Jones says
express / Posted an hour ago
FORMER CBI chief Digby Jones said yesterday the referendum vote had opened the UK up to the world and we must “all now make the most of our new freedom”. Lord Jones said Britain... Read more
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express
Now is the time to roll up our sleeves and make a success of the new world, says GEOFF HO HOWEVER you voted, now is not the time to rest on your laurels and bask in vi
Now is the time to roll up our sleeves and make a success of the new world, says GEOFF HO
express / Posted an hour ago
HOWEVER you voted, now is not the time to rest on your laurels and bask in victory or wallow in defeat. Before we can begin to build a successful post-EU... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Energy investors eye more natural gas exports from LouisianaLAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) - A seventh company wants to build a natural gas export
Energy investors eye more natural gas exports from Louisiana
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted an hour ago
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) - A seventh company wants to build a natural gas export terminal in southwest Louisiana. Driftwood LNG, founded by ousted Cheniere Energy CEO Charif Souki, is planning a terminal liquefy natural gas in Calcasieu Parish The $8... Read more
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The Star
Don’t bank on the banksRELAXING lending conditions won’t help more people buy their own homes. It will
Don’t bank on the banks
The Star / Posted an hour ago
RELAXING lending conditions won’t help more people buy their own homes. It will only worsen the situation as developers increase prices further to match the lending surge, predicts Chang Kim Loong, honorary secretary-general of the National House... Read more
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The Star
Renting is OK tooBUYING a house is not the same as owning it. Focus on strengthening your financ
Renting is OK too
The Star / Posted an hour ago
BUYING a house is not the same as owning it. Focus on strengthening your financial capacity first, advices Bank Negara. It’s acceptable to rent when owning isn’t an option. Malaysians, the central bank says, needn’t feel compelled to own or... Read more
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The Star
Better to own but...PROPERTY investment helps maintain our socioeconomic well-being and must be enc
Better to own but...
The Star / Posted an hour ago
PROPERTY investment helps maintain our socioeconomic well-being and must be encouraged, says Datuk Seri F.D. Iskandar, president of the Real Estate and Housing Developers Association Malaysia (Rehda). Property – a wealth-creation instrument without... Read more
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The Star
A pricey priorityWary of big, life-changing purchases, the ‘Strawberry Generation’ – those ‘easi
A pricey priority
The Star / Posted an hour ago
Wary of big, life-changing purchases, the ‘Strawberry Generation’ – those ‘easily bruised’, coddled young people in their 30s – prefers to rent, global reports say. Malaysians, however, are bucking the trend despite steep property prices. Mainly... Read more
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The Star
Demand from first-time buyers still strong despite affordability challengePETALING JAYA: Instead of blowing their cash on pricey gadgets, young Malaysian
Demand from first-time buyers still strong despite affordability challenge
The Star / Posted an hour ago
PETALING JAYA: Instead of blowing their cash on pricey gadgets, young Malaysians are saving up for their first home. While most Gen Y shy away from owning property in developed countries and big cities, demand from millennials here is still holding,... Read more
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