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Market Watch
Viacom and CBS could consider merging, at request of Redstone familyNational Amusements, which is controlled by Sumner Redstone and has nearly 80%
Viacom and CBS could consider merging, at request of Redstone family
Market Watch / Posted 4 minutes ago
National Amusements, which is controlled by Sumner Redstone and has nearly 80% voting stakes in both companies, is preparing a letter it plans to send to the boards as soon as this week, one of the people said. Such a move would come after Mr.... Read more
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Market Watch
Citigroup, Wells Fargo and other banks team up against VenmoCitigroup is among the bank’s joining a network to counter the popularity of ne
Citigroup, Wells Fargo and other banks team up against Venmo
Market Watch / Posted 4 minutes ago
Citigroup is among the bank’s joining a network to counter the popularity of new fintech companies like Venmo Citigroup Inc. is set to join its fellow big banks in building a peer-to-peer payments app in the hope fending off fintech upstarts like... Read more
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Market Watch
Is your tolerance for risk being measured correctly?Some experts, most notably Michael Kitces who recently posted this blog The Sor
Is your tolerance for risk being measured correctly?
Market Watch / Posted 4 minutes ago
Some experts, most notably Michael Kitces who recently posted this blog The Sorry State Of Risk Tolerance Questionnaires For Financial Advisors, are increasingly critical of risk tolerance questionnaires (RTQs), a tool many/most investment advisers... Read more
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Investopedia
Easiest and Hardest Cities for Getting a MortgageSince the housing market crash of 2007, it has been tougher to get a home mortg
Easiest and Hardest Cities for Getting a Mortgage
Investopedia / Posted 5 minutes ago
Since the housing market crash of 2007, it has been tougher to get a home mortgage – especially if you don’t have a great credit score. That is due to tighter credit standards, which prevented an estimated 5.2 million mortgages between 2009 and 2014,... Read more
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Salon.com
Apple partners with Deloitte in pitch to businessCUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple is extending its push into selling business tech
Apple partners with Deloitte in pitch to business
Salon.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple is extending its push into selling business technology by forging a partnership with the Deloitte consulting firm to advise companies on using iPhones, iPads and Apple software in the workplace. While Apple primarily... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
We recommend Ron Simmons for Texas House District 65 | EditorialsGOP incumbent Ron Simmons is the better choice over Democratic Alex Mendoza for
We recommend Ron Simmons for Texas House District 65 | Editorials
Dallas Morning News / Posted 7 minutes ago
GOP incumbent Ron Simmons is the better choice over Democratic Alex Mendoza for Texas House District 65. Although we differ on many policy points with Simmons, an investment advisor who was first elected to the Legislature in 2012, we admire his... Read more
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Accounting Today
IRS Reduces Fees for Identical Letter RulingsThe Internal Revenue Service is lowering its user fees for issuing letter rulin
IRS Reduces Fees for Identical Letter Rulings
Accounting Today / Posted 9 minutes ago
The Internal Revenue Service is lowering its user fees for issuing letter rulings on tax matters when the rulings are practically identical. The IRS issued Notice 2016-59 on Tuesday outlining a set of revisions to the requirements for the reduced... Read more
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Business Standard India
Structural growth drivers in place for MCXApart from the increase in transaction charges, the exchange stands to gain fro
Structural growth drivers in place for MCX
Business Standard India / Posted 9 minutes ago
Apart from the increase in transaction charges, the exchange stands to gain from a nod to launch new products such as commodity optionsApart from the increase in transaction charges, the exchange stands to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Target is to increase the capacity to 40 mt in the next 4-5 years: Benu Gopal BangurFrom a failed initial public offering (IPO) to the billionaires' club with a ne
Target is to increase the capacity to 40 mt in the next 4-5 years: Benu Gopal Bangur
Business Standard India / Posted 9 minutes ago
From a failed initial public offering (IPO) to the billionaires' club with a net value of $5.9 billion, Benu Gopal Bangur, chairman of Shree Cement, has come a long way. At 85 year, he is still charting growth plans for the company. In an interview... Read more
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Business Standard India
Stake sale in DLF arm to be a close contest between GIC & BlackstoneAccording to sources in the know, the difference in bid amount of Blackstone an
Stake sale in DLF arm to be a close contest between GIC & Blackstone
Business Standard India / Posted 9 minutes ago
According to sources in the know, the difference in bid amount of Blackstone and GIC is just Rs 500 crore and the difference in cap rates is 0.2 per cent. Cap rate shows the potential rate of return on a real estate investment. DLF's rental arm DCCDL... Read more
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Business Standard India
Fairfax to raise $500 mn for India buysEnthused with his investments giving good returns in India, Canada-based billio
Fairfax to raise $500 mn for India buys
Business Standard India / Posted 9 minutes ago
Enthused with his investments giving good returns in India, Canada-based billionaire Prem Watsa-owned Fairfax Financial Holdings is raising $500 million to fund its acquisitions in the country. The group has already made a string of acquisitions in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Airtel cuts international roaming data charges by 99%The company also plans to launch a $45 medium duration pack with 10 days validi
Airtel cuts international roaming data charges by 99%
Business Standard India / Posted 9 minutes ago
The company also plans to launch a $45 medium duration pack with 10 days validity by middle of October 2016 The roaming packs come with a two different validity periods — a day and 30 days. The... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Officials confident in architect’s abilityCity officials are betting all their chips on promises from Architecture49 cons
Officials confident in architect’s ability
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 10 minutes ago
City officials are betting all their chips on promises from Architecture49 consultants that they will bring Yardmen Arena upgrades in on time and, more importantly, on budget. City director Mark Fluhrer said the city has done sufficient... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Why Women Entrepreneurs Have a Harder Time Finding FundingWomen entrepreneurs run 30 percent of all small businesses, and together employ
Why Women Entrepreneurs Have a Harder Time Finding Funding
Greenwich Time / Posted 10 minutes ago
Women entrepreneurs run 30 percent of all small businesses, and together employ 7.9 million people and generate $1.4 trillion in sales (as of 2015). Needless to say, these are pretty staggering numbers. All that success is wonderful. However, there... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Bank at Wells Fargo? Here are 4 things you should do soonNEW YORK (AP) — Attention, Wells Fargo customers: It’s time to sit down and mak
Bank at Wells Fargo? Here are 4 things you should do soon
The Seattle Times / Posted 11 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Attention, Wells Fargo customers: It’s time to sit down and make sure no funny business went on with your accounts. Wells Fargo, which has been fined $185 million by regulators who said bank employees opened millions of unauthorized... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Amazon tops $400 billion in market valueAmazon.com on Wednesday for the first time joined the exclusive club of compani
Amazon tops $400 billion in market value
The Seattle Times / Posted 11 minutes ago
Amazon.com on Wednesday for the first time joined the exclusive club of companies worth more than $400 billion. A 1.51 percent increase to $828.42 a share in mid-morning trading brought the tech juggernaut’s market valuation to $400.89... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Map shows drug smuggling routes into Texas used by cartelsWhere is cocaine seized The Americas appear to have a marked interest in seizi
Map shows drug smuggling routes into Texas used by cartels
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 minutes ago
Where is cocaine seized The Americas appear to have a marked interest in seizing cocaine from Canada down to Chile, according to this map from the United Nations. While comparatively small when matched against the western hemisphere, areas in the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
OPEC agrees to limit oil output at 32.5 million barrels per dayOPEC agreed on Wednesday to reduce its oil output to 32.5 million bpd from the
OPEC agrees to limit oil output at 32.5 million barrels per day
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 minutes ago
OPEC agreed on Wednesday to reduce its oil output to 32.5 million bpd from the current production levels of around 33.24 million bpd, two OPEC sources told Reuters. The producing group will agree concrete levels of production by each country at its... Read more
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National Geographic
The World’s Most Trafficked Mammal Just Got Desperately Needed HelpSince 1995 CITES has restricted trade pangolins, meaning that traders could onl
The World’s Most Trafficked Mammal Just Got Desperately Needed Help
National Geographic / Posted 14 minutes ago
Since 1995 CITES has restricted trade pangolins, meaning that traders could only transport them across borders if the exporting nation decided it wouldn’t harm the species. In 2000 Asian countries decided not to allow any exports of pangolins or... Read more
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New Kerala
US ready to share expertise for Digital India: newkerala.com #125231NK Technology, New Delhi, Sep 28 : The US strongly supports the Digital India p
US ready to share expertise for Digital India: newkerala.com #125231
New Kerala / Posted 15 minutes ago
NK Technology, New Delhi, Sep 28 : The US strongly supports the Digital India programme and Indian efforts to bring connectivity to large population and is willing to share its expertise, a senior official said on Wednesday. Speaking to media... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Apple partners with Deloitte in pitch to businessBy Brandon Bailey, The Associated Press CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) - Apple is exte
Apple partners with Deloitte in pitch to business
The Record Searchlight / Posted 16 minutes ago
By Brandon Bailey, The Associated Press CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) - Apple is extending its push into selling business technology by forging a partnership with the Deloitte consulting firm to advise companies on using iPhones, iPads and Apple software... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Analysts: No Slowing The Pumpkin Spice CrazeTechnically, the first day of fall was September 22. But in the eyes of many co
Analysts: No Slowing The Pumpkin Spice Craze
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 16 minutes ago
Technically, the first day of fall was September 22. But in the eyes of many consumers, it was September 6, when Starbucks officially brought back the infamous Pumpkin Spice Latte, the genesis that sparked the fall flavor renaissance. The Pumpkin... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
L.A. County Board of Supervisors OK’s Hollywood Bowl Price IncreasePosted: Wednesday, September 28, 2016 – 11:20 AM The Los Angeles County Board
L.A. County Board of Supervisors OK’s Hollywood Bowl Price Increase
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 16 minutes ago
Posted: Wednesday, September 28, 2016 – 11:20 AM The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved ticket price increases today for the 2017 Hollywood Bowl season, citing increased production costs. Most of the increases amount to $1 to $2 per... Read more
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The News-Times
Why Women Entrepreneurs Have a Harder Time Finding FundingWomen entrepreneurs run 30 percent of all small businesses, and together employ
Why Women Entrepreneurs Have a Harder Time Finding Funding
The News-Times / Posted 16 minutes ago
Women entrepreneurs run 30 percent of all small businesses, and together employ 7.9 million people and generate $1.4 trillion in sales (as of 2015). Needless to say, these are pretty staggering numbers. All that success is wonderful. However, there... Read more
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Newsmax
Cisco to Create Jobs in Mexico With $4 Billion Spending PlanCisco Systems Inc. plans to spend as much as $4 billion in Mexico through 2018
Cisco to Create Jobs in Mexico With $4 Billion Spending Plan
Newsmax / Posted 18 minutes ago
Cisco Systems Inc. plans to spend as much as $4 billion in Mexico through 2018 to expand production, creating jobs in the country even as the American company cuts its global workforce by 7 percent. The spending will lead to the 270 new direct jobs... Read more
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Newsmax
Hedge Funds Face Most Difficult Era Julian Robertson's Ever SeenHedge funds are facing the most challenging time Tiger Management’s Julian Robe
Hedge Funds Face Most Difficult Era Julian Robertson's Ever Seen
Newsmax / Posted 18 minutes ago
Hedge funds are facing the most challenging time Tiger Management’s Julian Robertson said he’s seen in an investing career spanning several decades, and the industry pioneer cautioned that their days of charging hefty fees may be over. “That type of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
How airlines keep packing on fees for checked bagsBritish Airways shouldn't have charged Jim Arnold and his wife $400 for their c
How airlines keep packing on fees for checked bags
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 minutes ago
British Airways shouldn't have charged Jim Arnold and his wife $400 for their checked bags. After all, the couple were flying from London to Newark, New Jersey, in premium economy class. But when they tried to check in, that's what the computer... Read more
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RTE News
US Fed considering changes to bank stress tests Updated / Sept. 28, 2016 18:52Janet Yellen said the Fed is 'now considering m
US Fed considering changes to bank stress tests
RTE News / Posted 20 minutes ago
Updated / Sept. 28, 2016 18:52Janet Yellen said the Fed is 'now considering making several changes to our stress testing methodology and process' The US Federal Reserve is considering changes to the... Read more
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DW
EU data privacy rules fail to protect consumers' privacy |Privacy and data protection activists cheered whendata protection regulations w
EU data privacy rules fail to protect consumers' privacy |
DW / Posted 23 minutes ago
Privacy and data protection activists cheered whendata protection regulations went into effect in May in the European Union. The laws were created to give European consumers more rights. For example, Internet users would be able to take legal action... Read more
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Namibia Economist
What explains today’s falling interest rates?SOMETHING is amiss in global bond markets. This month, Sanofi, a French drugmak
What explains today’s falling interest rates?
Namibia Economist / Posted 25 minutes ago
SOMETHING is amiss in global bond markets. This month, Sanofi, a French drugmaker, and Henkel, a German manufacturer of detergent, both issued bonds with a negative yield. Investors will make a guaranteed cash loss if they hold the assets to... Read more
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