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Reuters
U.S. insurer Assurant to buy Warranty Group for $1.9 billion(Reuters) - U.S. insurer Assurant Inc (AIZ.N) said on Wednesday it would buy Wa
Reuters / Posted 2 minutes ago
(Reuters) - U.S. insurer Assurant Inc (AIZ.N) said on Wednesday it would buy Warranty Group for $1.9 billion, as it looks to offer vehicle protection services and expand in the Asia-Pacific region. Assurant will fund the deal with debt and preferred... Read more
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Reuters
Oil rises on expected fall in U.S. inventories, geopolitical tensionsAMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Wednesday as weekly U.S. crude invento
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AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Wednesday as weekly U.S. crude inventories are expected to have fallen steeply and geopolitical tensions around oil-rich Iraq and Iran raised risk premiums. International benchmark Brent crude futures LCOc1... Read more
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Reuters
Higher U.S. yields push dollar up for a fifth dayLONDON (Reuters) - The dollar climbed for a fifth consecutive day on Wednesday
Reuters / Posted 2 minutes ago
LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar climbed for a fifth consecutive day on Wednesday as higher U.S. Treasury yields triggered a squeeze on investors who have been broadly bearish on the greenback in recent weeks. Some positive dollar news this week in the... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. bankers hold onto hopes that Trump will boost profitsNEW YORK (Reuters) - Top U.S. bankers are still hoping the President Trump’s ad
Reuters / Posted 2 minutes ago
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Top U.S. bankers are still hoping the President Trump’s administration will make policy changes to boost profits, but made clear in public comments in recent days that they are not seeing any signs of progress so far. Optimism... Read more
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Reuters
Online groceries are a hard sell, even to avid internet shoppersLOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Most U.S. shoppers are fiercely loyal to local
Reuters / Posted 2 minutes ago
LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Most U.S. shoppers are fiercely loyal to local food stores, calling them better than online options, according to a new Reuters/Ipsos poll that raises questions about how much Amazon.com’s $13.7 billion purchase of... Read more
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Reuters
Czech finance firm banks on bumper borrowing in ChinaPRAGUE (Reuters) - Czech consumer finance company Home Credit has achieved this
Reuters / Posted 2 minutes ago
PRAGUE (Reuters) - Czech consumer finance company Home Credit has achieved this year what many Western banks have struggled to do for decades: lend billions of dollars to Chinese consumers. The privately-held firm has quietly become one of the... Read more
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Reuters
Overseas assets held by China's centrally owned firms top $900 billionBEIJING (Reuters) - The value of overseas assets held by China’s centrally owne
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BEIJING (Reuters) - The value of overseas assets held by China’s centrally owned enterprises has exceeded 6 trillion yuan ($906.34 billion), with investments in more than 185 countries and regions, the state assets regulator said on... Read more
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Reuters
Who will Trump pick to lead the Federal Reserve?(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump has interviewed several top prospects f
Reuters / Posted 2 minutes ago
(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump has interviewed several top prospects for the post of Chair of the Federal Reserve. A nomination could come within weeks as the term of current Chair Janet Yellen ends in February 2018. Yellen will meet with... Read more
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This is West Country
Plans for a new £7million primary school set to open in September 2019PLANS for a new £7million primary school to cope with the demand from a spate o
This is West Country / Posted 3 minutes ago
PLANS for a new £7million primary school to cope with the demand from a spate of newly built houses are moving forward. The new school, on the Nerrols Farm site where both Barratt Homes and David Wilson Homes have new homes for sale, will be a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Bombardier and Airbus link-up 'is massive lift for C Series jet' October 18 2017 Airbus could end up acquiring Bombardier's entire C Series
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 minutes ago
October 18 2017 Airbus could end up acquiring Bombardier's entire C Series programme after the European plane-maker... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Sainsbury's to cut 2,000 jobs including in Greater ManchesterSupermarket chain Sainsbury's is cutting 2,000 jobs across the business, includ
Manchester Evening News / Posted 10 minutes ago
Supermarket chain Sainsbury's is cutting 2,000 jobs across the business, including in Greater Manchester. The grocer is slashing payroll and human resource roles from stores and back offices in a bid to make £500m of savings. It comes amid fierce... Read more
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Eye Witness News
These are the safest cities around the world In fact, some of the safest cities in the world are urban hubs that boast low
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 minutes ago
In fact, some of the safest cities in the world are urban hubs that boast low crime rates and high levels of safety. A busy Tokyo suburb. Picture: Pixabay.com Big cities aren't necessarily unsafe. In... Read more
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Business Insider
Red-hot earnings have traders the most bullish on banks in years — and that's huge for the stock marketWall Street really knocked it out of the park this quarter, and traders have ta
Business Insider / Posted 11 minutes ago
Wall Street really knocked it out of the park this quarter, and traders have taken notice. And while that bullish stance likely reflects expectations that Federal Reserve rate hikes will boost interest income for major lenders, recent moves in the... Read more
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Business Wire
La GSMA y la AIC alientan una mayor participación entre los países de la RCEP para posibilitar una economía digital verdaderamente panasiáticaHONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--La GSMA y la Coalición de Internet en Asia (Asia In
Business Wire / Posted 12 minutes ago
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--La GSMA y la Coalición de Internet en Asia (Asia Internet Coalition, AIC) han instado hoy a los países miembros de la Asociación Económica Regional Integral (Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, RCEP) a asumir un... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Signal Intelligence System Market 2017- Key Vendors are BAE Systems, Elbit Systems, General Dynamics, Northrop Grumman & SaabThe global signal intelligence system market to grow at a CAGR of 6.25% during
Business Wire / Posted 12 minutes ago
The global signal intelligence system market to grow at a CAGR of 6.25% during the period 2017-2021. Global Signal Intelligence System Market 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The... Read more
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Business Wire
Veeam Appoints Shaun McLagan as Senior Vice President, APJBAAR, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Veeam® Software, the Availability for the A
Business Wire / Posted 12 minutes ago
BAAR, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Veeam® Software, the Availability for the Always-On Enterprise™ innovator, today announced the appointment of Shaun McLagan to lead the combined Asia Pacific and Japan (APJ) region as the Senior Vice President,... Read more
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Business Wire
Assurant to Acquire the Warranty Group in Transaction Valued at $2.5 BillionNEW YORK & CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Assurant, Inc. (NYSE:AIZ), a premier globa
Business Wire / Posted 12 minutes ago
NEW YORK & CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Assurant, Inc. (NYSE:AIZ), a premier global provider of risk management solutions, and The Warranty Group, a leading global provider of protection plans and related programs,and a portfolio company of TPG Capital,... Read more
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FOX Business
Small businesses' appetite for financing weakensNEW YORK – Small businesses' appetite for financing has weakened in the second
FOX Business / Posted 14 minutes ago
NEW YORK – Small businesses' appetite for financing has weakened in the second half of the year, along with their revenue outlook. Continue Reading Below That's the finding of a survey of small companies released Wednesday by researchers at... Read more
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FOX Business
Small businesses' appetite for financing weakensSmall businesses' appetite for financing has weakened in the second half of the
FOX Business / Posted 14 minutes ago
Small businesses' appetite for financing has weakened in the second half of the year, along with their revenue outlook. That's the finding of a survey of small companies released Wednesday by researchers at Pepperdine University's Graziadio School... Read more
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FOX Business
How to Buy Ford Motor Company Stock, and Why You ShouldComing out of the last recession, Ford Motor Company(NYSE: F) was very good to
FOX Business / Posted 14 minutes ago
Coming out of the last recession, Ford Motor Company(NYSE: F) was very good to its investors. Starting at a low below $2 in the darkest days of the economic crisis, Ford found its sales surging as buyers returned to showrooms. Its stock price quickly... Read more
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FOX Business
Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. Is Joining the Airline Dividend ClubIn the decade after 9/11, while most of its competitors were going bankrupt, So
FOX Business / Posted 14 minutes ago
In the decade after 9/11, while most of its competitors were going bankrupt, Southwest Airlines(NYSE: LUV) was the only major airline to continue paying a dividend. However, in the past five years, many airlines have started to pay quarterly... Read more
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FOX Business
Best Buy: Visa, Mastercard, or American Express?It's a rivalry as old as time itself. OK, not really, but the top three payment
FOX Business / Posted 14 minutes ago
It's a rivalry as old as time itself. OK, not really, but the top three payment-card companies in America -- Visa(NYSE: V), Mastercard(NYSE: MA), and American Express(NYSE: AXP) -- have been slugging it out since the dawn of the modern card... Read more
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FOX Business
George Soros foundations now control $18 billionInvestor George Soros has transferred about $18 billion, the majority of his es
FOX Business / Posted 14 minutes ago
Investor George Soros has transferred about $18 billion, the majority of his estimated fortune, to his Open Society Foundations, making them the second largest philanthropic grant-making group in the United States, according to media reports on... Read more
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FOX Business
How to Buy Ford Motor Company Stock, and Why You ShouldComing out of the last recession, Ford Motor Company(NYSE: F) was very good to
FOX Business / Posted 14 minutes ago
Coming out of the last recession, Ford Motor Company(NYSE: F) was very good to its investors. Starting at a low below $2 in the darkest days of the economic crisis, Ford found its sales surging as buyers returned to showrooms. Its stock price quickly... Read more
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FOX Business
Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. Is Joining the Airline Dividend ClubIn the decade after 9/11, while most of its competitors were going bankrupt, So
FOX Business / Posted 14 minutes ago
In the decade after 9/11, while most of its competitors were going bankrupt, Southwest Airlines(NYSE: LUV) was the only major airline to continue paying a dividend. However, in the past five years, many airlines have started to pay quarterly... Read more
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FOX Business
Best Buy: Visa, Mastercard, or American Express?It's a rivalry as old as time itself. OK, not really, but the top three payment
FOX Business / Posted 14 minutes ago
It's a rivalry as old as time itself. OK, not really, but the top three payment-card companies in America -- Visa(NYSE: V), Mastercard(NYSE: MA), and American Express(NYSE: AXP) -- have been slugging it out since the dawn of the modern card... Read more
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FOX Business
George Soros foundations now control $18 billionInvestor George Soros has transferred about $18 billion, the majority of his es
FOX Business / Posted 14 minutes ago
Investor George Soros has transferred about $18 billion, the majority of his estimated fortune, to his Open Society Foundations, making them the second largest philanthropic grant-making group in the United States, according to media reports on... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
BOI clears Malunggay projectThe Board of Investments said it approved the application of Mausway Agribusine
Manila Standard Today / Posted 15 minutes ago
The Board of Investments said it approved the application of Mausway Agribusiness Inc. as a new export producer of powdered moringa made from malunggay in pursuit of the government’s thrust to support innovative, rural and agro-industrial... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Most startups aspire for IPOA recent study shows that Filipino startups plan to hold an initial public offe
Manila Standard Today / Posted 15 minutes ago
A recent study shows that Filipino startups plan to hold an initial public offering as a tool to tap new markets within and outside the Philippines. Results of the 2017 Philippine Startup Survey also showed that Filipino startups wanted to make... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
PH sugar tax is about revenues, not healthConsumers are not aware of the impact of the sugar-sweetened beverages tax on t
Manila Standard Today / Posted 15 minutes ago
Consumers are not aware of the impact of the sugar-sweetened beverages tax on their favorite drink, like the citizens of Cook County, Illinois, USA. Lawmakers debating on the bill do not realize that the proposed tax will mostly affect the poor, who... Read more
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