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Beauregard Daily News
Average gasoline price in La. falls; 2018 outlook worrisomeAverage retail gasoline prices in Louisiana have fallen 2.8 cents per gallon in
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 2 minutes ago
Average retail gasoline prices in Louisiana have fallen 2.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.24/g on Sunday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,436 gas outlets in Louisiana. This compares with the national average that has... Read more
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Austin Daily Herald
Minnesota teen writes book about how to invest money; Girl, 15, started building her stock portfolio at age 9St. Paul Pioneer Press ST. PAUL (AP) — It all started with an American girl an
Austin Daily Herald / Posted 3 minutes ago
St. Paul Pioneer Press ST. PAUL (AP) — It all started with an American girl and her American Girl. Six years ago, stock whiz Maya Peterson sold her American Girl doll for $100. She used the money to buy shares in Mattel, the toy company that... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A Business's Guide to Corporate GiftingGoogle “corporate gifts” and millions of results come up. There are numerous ve
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 minutes ago
Google “corporate gifts” and millions of results come up. There are numerous vendors and countless items to gift. So how do you know what you should be getting out of a relationship with a gifting company? The answer may not be easy or... Read more
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Profit Confidential
NEO vs. Ethereum: How Are the Two Cryptocurrencies Different?NEO vs. Ethereum: What are the Differences Between the Two? https://www.profit
Profit Confidential / Posted 8 minutes ago
NEO vs. Ethereum: What are the Differences Between the Two? https://www.profitconfidential.com/cryptocurrency/neo/neo-vs-ethereum-how-are-two-cryptocurrencies-different/ Palwasha Saaim... Read more
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Profit Confidential
CBOE Crashes as Bitcoin Futures make their Debut https://www.profitconfidential.com/?p=115900 Profit Confidential Editorial
Profit Confidential / Posted 8 minutes ago
https://www.profitconfidential.com/?p=115900 Profit Confidential Editorial Desk Profit Confidential 2017-12-11T09:23:09Z 2017-12-11 09:23:09... Read more
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Sun Star
Ratings upgrade excites biz leadersTHE upgraded standing of the Philippines from credit watcher Fitch Ratings spar
Sun Star / Posted 12 minutes ago
THE upgraded standing of the Philippines from credit watcher Fitch Ratings sparked excitement in the business community. From the previous BBB- rating, Fitch upgraded yesterday the Philippines’ long-term foreign-currency issuer default fating (IDR)... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A Business's Guide to Corporate GiftingGoogle “corporate gifts” and millions of results come up. There are numerous ve
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 minutes ago
Google “corporate gifts” and millions of results come up. There are numerous vendors and countless items to gift. So how do you know what you should be getting out of a relationship with a gifting company? The answer may not be easy or... Read more
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sportsmole
Crystal Palace unveil Selhurst Park expansion plansCrystal Palace have announced that they intend to invest £100m into redevelopin
sportsmole / Posted 13 minutes ago
Crystal Palace have announced that they intend to invest £100m into redeveloping their Selhurst Park ground to give it an increased capacity of over 34,000. The Eagles also hope to install a new five-storey stand with a glass facade at their South... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Apple aims to block shareholder proposals on climate and human rights concerns – MacDailyNews“Apple Inc is pushing back on shareholder proposals on climate issue and human
MacDailyNews / Posted 15 minutes ago
“Apple Inc is pushing back on shareholder proposals on climate issue and human rights concerns, an effort activists worry could sharply restrict investor rights,” Ross Kerber reports for Reuters. “In letters to the U.S. Securities and Exchange... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Irish team to lead €700k 'Next Generation Internet’ programmeWaterford Institute of Technology’s TSSG to co-ordinate €700,000 SpeakNGI.eu pr
techcentral.ie / Posted 16 minutes ago
Waterford Institute of Technology’s TSSG to co-ordinate €700,000 SpeakNGI.eu project Researchers from Waterford IT’s Telecommunications Software and Systems Group (TSSG) are to lead in a European Commission (EC) project tasked with plotting the... Read more
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The World
As bitcoin soars, warnings of a bubble proliferate"We have seen bitcoin more as a speculative investment rather than an equivalen
The World / Posted 17 minutes ago
"We have seen bitcoin more as a speculative investment rather than an equivalent to cash," says J. Craig Shearman, spokesman for the National Retail Federation, the world's largest trade association of retailers. "Even if it were a foreign currency,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US videogame makers may trounce sales estimates againREUTERS: Tepid holiday sales forecasts from two of the three major U.S. videoga
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 minutes ago
REUTERS: Tepid holiday sales forecasts from two of the three major U.S. videogame producers have not dampened investors' confidence in one of the past decade's major stock market success stories for a simple reason: they almost always beat them. In... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Bitcoin Futures Rise as Virtual Currency Hits Major ExchangeThe first-ever bitcoin future jumped after it began trading Sunday as the incre
KTVN Reno / Posted 18 minutes ago
The first-ever bitcoin future jumped after it began trading Sunday as the increasingly popular virtual currency made its debut on a major U.S. exchange. The futures contract that expires in January surged more than $3,000 to $18,580 eight hours... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Bitcoin Vs Fiat Currency: Which Fails First?Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, What if bitcoin is a refle
Zero Hedge / Posted 18 minutes ago
Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, What if bitcoin is a reflection of trust in the future value of fiat currencies? I am struck by the mainstream confidence that bitcoin is a fraud/fad that will soon collapse, while central bank... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Key Events In The Coming Week: Yellen's Swan Song And Final Rate Hike; Draghi's Silence, US InflationAfter last week's payrolls report, the year is starting to wind down for econom
Zero Hedge / Posted 18 minutes ago
After last week's payrolls report, the year is starting to wind down for economic events and capital markets, but not before one last hurrah for central banks: indeed, it is a very busy week dominated by central bank meetings for the FOMC, ECB, BOE,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
First round of Volkswagen pay talks end without dealFRANKFURT: German trade union IG Metall on Monday said a first round of wage ta
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 minutes ago
FRANKFURT: German trade union IG Metall on Monday said a first round of wage talks at Volkswagen failed to produce a result, adding it was disappointed the carmaker did not present a counter-offer to its demand for a 6-percent wage hike. "The fact... Read more
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EuroNews
China's HNA to acquire Singapore's CWT shares from 'dissenting shareholders'HONGKONG (Reuters) – Chinese conglomerate HNA Group has exercised its legal rig
EuroNews / Posted 25 minutes ago
HONGKONG (Reuters) – Chinese conglomerate HNA Group has exercised its legal rights to acquire all shares from “dissenting shareholders” of Singaporean logistics firm CWT Ltd, as it moves to close the $1 billion (£0.8 billion) acquisition. HNA Belt... Read more
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EuroNews
Siemens returns to Libya with 700 million euro power dealsLONDON (Reuters) – Siemens has signed power-generation contracts with Libya wor
EuroNews / Posted 25 minutes ago
LONDON (Reuters) – Siemens has signed power-generation contracts with Libya worth around 700 million euros (£616.7 million), it said on Monday, marking a return to active business in the north African country after the unrest that broke out after the... Read more
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EuroNews
Lufthansa changes how it awards miles under its loyalty programmeBERLIN (Reuters) – Lufthansa is tweaking its loyalty programme Miles & More to
EuroNews / Posted 25 minutes ago
BERLIN (Reuters) – Lufthansa is tweaking its loyalty programme Miles & More to award points based on the price of the ticket rather than the booking class and length of the flight, following similar moves by rivals. The new system comes into effect... Read more
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EuroNews
M&G Investments taps RBS for new head of asset based lending(Reuters) – UK-based investment manager M&G Investments named Oliver Wilson as
EuroNews / Posted 25 minutes ago
(Reuters) – UK-based investment manager M&G Investments named Oliver Wilson as head of asset based lending in the company’s direct lending team. Wilson, who will be based in London, joins from Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc’s asset based lending... Read more
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EuroNews
Cross-border bank deals can boost stability - ECB's VilleroyPARIS (Reuters) – Cross-border banking mergers would not necessarily create “to
EuroNews / Posted 25 minutes ago
PARIS (Reuters) – Cross-border banking mergers would not necessarily create “too-big-to-fail” behemoths and could contribute to financial stability, ECB governing council member Francois Villeroy de Galhau said on Monday. European banking... Read more
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EuroNews
Global arms sales rise for first time in five yearsArms sales rebounded in 2016, in a context of smoldering political tensions and
EuroNews / Posted 25 minutes ago
Arms sales rebounded in 2016, in a context of smoldering political tensions and conflicts, from eastern Ukraine to Syria, Libya and Iraq. The world's biggest defense companies saw their revenue rise to $374.8 billion (317 billion euros), a 1.9... Read more
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The Columbian
Redhook brewery site sells for $24.5 millionWOODINVILLE — The Woodinville property that for 23 years housed the Redhook bre
The Columbian / Posted 30 minutes ago
WOODINVILLE — The Woodinville property that for 23 years housed the Redhook brewery — the state’s largest active beer-making facility until it closed this summer — has been sold to a real-estate company for $24.5 million. The property’s owner,... Read more
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The Columbian
Macy’s executive chairman Lundgren retires from boardNEW YORK — Macy’s says its executive chairman Terry Lundgren, who stepped down
The Columbian / Posted 30 minutes ago
NEW YORK — Macy’s says its executive chairman Terry Lundgren, who stepped down as CEO in March, will retire from the board. The company said Friday its board has appointed Jeff Gennette, who succeeded Lundgren in his CEO spot, to the additional role... Read more
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The Columbian
The rising prices of risk and trustFutures trading often is compared to gambling. While it may be volatile and for
The Columbian / Posted 30 minutes ago
Futures trading often is compared to gambling. While it may be volatile and fortunes can be made (and lost) in mere moments, the futures market is not a casino. Futures price risk that exists. Gamblers create risk where there is none. Futures are... Read more
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The Columbian
Tech taking over our lives, 401(k) accountsAs technology takes over more of people’s daily lives, it’s also taking over ev
The Columbian / Posted 30 minutes ago
As technology takes over more of people’s daily lives, it’s also taking over ever-bigger chunks of their retirement accounts. Surging prices for technology stocks around the world mean the industry is making up a larger proportion of global markets.... Read more
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Business Standard India
Big US banks, brokerages give bitcoin futures launch a mixed receptionBitcoin futures eased back from an initial surge of almost 22 percent to trade
Business Standard India / Posted 31 minutes ago
Bitcoin futures eased back from an initial surge of almost 22 percent to trade up 13 percent on Monday, in an eagerly awaited U.S. market debut that backers hope will confer greater legitimacy on the volatile cryptocurrency and lead to its wider... Read more
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CTV News
Feds, provinces cautiously optimistic they can reach revenue-sharing deal on potOTTAWA -- The country's finance ministers are cautiously optimistic a deal can
CTV News / Posted 32 minutes ago
OTTAWA -- The country's finance ministers are cautiously optimistic a deal can be reached today on how the federation will divvy up tax proceeds from the eventual sale of legalized marijuana. Provincial and territorial finance ministers are meeting... Read more
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CTV News
CEO offers to take Canadian Solar private in cash dealGUELPH, Ont. -- Canadian Solar Inc. revealed Monday it has received a non-bindi
CTV News / Posted 32 minutes ago
GUELPH, Ont. -- Canadian Solar Inc. revealed Monday it has received a non-binding takeover offer from its chairman, Shawn (Xiaohua) Qu, who is also CEO and president of the Ontario-based company. Qu is tentatively offering US$18.47 in cash for each... Read more
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Greenwich Time
How Your Business Can Stay Ahead of the Game With Artificial IntelligenceArtificial intelligence holds great promise for everything from employee produc
Greenwich Time / Posted 33 minutes ago
Artificial intelligence holds great promise for everything from employee productivity to marketing campaign success. With early implementations of technologies such as predictive analytics, about half of the companies in three major business regions... Read more
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