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San Francisco Chronicle
These are the hedge fund strategies everyone wants in onInvestors have piled into a select few hedge fund strategies lately. Barclays'
These are the hedge fund strategies everyone wants in on
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 minutes ago
Investors have piled into a select few hedge fund strategies lately. Barclays' capital solutions group analyzed how hedge funds' assets under management have grown in the last two years. Barclays surveyed 110 funds, collectively managing around... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Coon Rapids Crime Prevention Association donates to new police dogThe Coon Rapids Crime Prevention Association has contributed more than $3,000 t
Coon Rapids Crime Prevention Association donates to new police dog
ABC Newspapers / Posted 11 minutes ago
The Coon Rapids Crime Prevention Association has contributed more than $3,000 toward expenses for the Coon Rapids Police Department’s new K-9 unit. At the Coon Rapids City Council’s Dec. 15 meeting, Coon Rapids Police officer Interna Kim and Ike, a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Steady Growth of Islamic Banking in KenyaWhile the political and social inter-religious relationships between Kenyans ho
The Steady Growth of Islamic Banking in Kenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 minutes ago
While the political and social inter-religious relationships between Kenyans hog all the headlines - and not always for the right reasons - a quiet revolution is taking place in the banking and finance sector; the steady growth of Islamic banking in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Steelmakers Take Dispute On Imports to EACLocal steel manufacturers have escalated their dispute with the government over
Steelmakers Take Dispute On Imports to EAC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 minutes ago
Local steel manufacturers have escalated their dispute with the government over cheaper imports from China to the East African Community (EAC). The traders are lobbying the five-member trading bloc to increase import duty to protect their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fertilizer Shortage Affects Agricultural Campaign SeasonCela — The lack of Fertilizers and pesticides is affecting the kicking off of t
Fertilizer Shortage Affects Agricultural Campaign Season
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 minutes ago
Cela — The lack of Fertilizers and pesticides is affecting the kicking off of the second season of agricultural campaign 2015/2016 in the municipality of Cela, coastal Cuanza Sul province, Angop has learnt. According to the coordinator of the local... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tourism Sector Ready to Boost EconomyLuanda — Angola's Tourism sector has conditions to meet national economy, there
Tourism Sector Ready to Boost Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 minutes ago
Luanda — Angola's Tourism sector has conditions to meet national economy, therefore, relying on the support of partners such as Angolan Airlines (TAAG), Resort and Hotel Association and Migration and Foreigners Service (SME), said Friday general... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Travel insurer says sales soar on Zika fearsTravel insurance sales for trips to Latin America have surged as vacationers co
Travel insurer says sales soar on Zika fears
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 19 minutes ago
Travel insurance sales for trips to Latin America have surged as vacationers consider scrapping their plans to avoid the rapidly spreading Zika virus, one of the top U.S. providers, RoamRight, told Reuters on Monday. The Maryland-based company, part... Read more
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CNBC
Revaluing family trasures for the taxmanOn Friday, a bright red 1957 Ferrari rolled onto a stage in Paris and sold for
Revaluing family trasures for the taxman
CNBC / Posted 20 minutes ago
On Friday, a bright red 1957 Ferrari rolled onto a stage in Paris and sold for 32 million euros, or about $35.8 million, making it, by some measures, the most expensive car ever sold at auction. The celebrated racing car captured the attention of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Marc Stier: Taxman will knock on certain doorsIf we in Pennsylvania are to avoid another billion-dollar cut in education spen
Marc Stier: Taxman will knock on certain doors
The Morning Call / Posted 22 minutes ago
If we in Pennsylvania are to avoid another billion-dollar cut in education spending plus a billion-dollar cut in spending on health care and human services, the taxman is going to have to knock on someone's door. It's time the knock comes on the... Read more
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Breitbart
Citigroup: Oilmageddon! Global Economy in a ‘Death Spiral’From Eric Levitz writing at New York magazine: Weeks after the Royal Bank of S
Citigroup: Oilmageddon! Global Economy in a ‘Death Spiral’
Breitbart / Posted 24 minutes ago
From Eric Levitz writing at New York magazine: Weeks after the Royal Bank of Scotland advised its investors to “sell everything,” Citi has decided to provide its own clients with fodder for a panic attack. In a report released Thursday, the bank... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Jim Cramer asks: How much more pain can this market dish out?Don't you feel like you are waiting for an autopsy report to hit your desk to e
Jim Cramer asks: How much more pain can this market dish out?
TheStreet.com / Posted 25 minutes ago
Don't you feel like you are waiting for an autopsy report to hit your desk to explain what really went on in the market this week? I mean, was it actually just some bad tech earnings and an employment number that might put March back in play because... Read more
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The Signal
Some locals urge BMX track to be budget priorityAs Santa Clarita officials once again kick off the months-long process of dotti
Some locals urge BMX track to be budget priority
The Signal / Posted 27 minutes ago
As Santa Clarita officials once again kick off the months-long process of dotting the i’s and crossing the t’s in the city’s budget, some residents are hoping they keep three additional letters in mind: BMX. A handful of enthusiasts of BMX — short... Read more
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TribLIVE
Duquesne’s early foul trouble leads to loss to DavidsonDuquesne's early foul trouble leads to loss to Davidson | TribLIVE Neighborhoo
Duquesne’s early foul trouble leads to loss to Davidson
TribLIVE / Posted 28 minutes ago
Duquesne's early foul trouble leads to loss to Davidson | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Duquesne's early foul trouble leads to loss to Davidson Hurt by 15 first-half fouls Saturday, the Dukes fell behind early and couldn't recover from a 15-point... Read more
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TribLIVE
Top commercial and residential real estate deals — Feb. 7 | TribLIVE Neighborhoods A quick look at recent retail, commercial and ind
Top commercial and residential real estate deals — Feb. 7
TribLIVE / Posted 28 minutes ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods A quick look at recent retail, commercial and industrial projects, sales and leases of note in Western... Read more
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Business Insider
This is how economic empires collapseThis is a tough assignment, as there are as many kinds of collapse as there are
This is how economic empires collapse
Business Insider / Posted 29 minutes ago
This is a tough assignment, as there are as many kinds of collapse as there are systems: fragile ones can collapse suddenly, and resilient ones can decay for years or even decades before finally imploding or withering away. Another way of describing... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Wave Systems in Lee files for bankruptcyLEE >> Wave Systems Corp., a developer of software for data protection sy
Wave Systems in Lee files for bankruptcy
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 32 minutes ago
LEE >> Wave Systems Corp., a developer of software for data protection systems, has filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Delaware, according to documents filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Why Macy's, Inc. Shares Jumped 16% Last MonthWhat: After a dismal 2015, Macy's bounced back in January, riding a bullish wa
Why Macy's, Inc. Shares Jumped 16% Last Month
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 32 minutes ago
What: After a dismal 2015, Macy's bounced back in January, riding a bullish wave in the apparel industry and gaining as value investors jumped in on the stock. As you can see from the chart below, the stock rose steadily throughout the month,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Textron Tapped to Upgrade Ukraine's ArmyAside from the addition of a few unarmed drones, Ukraine hasn't made much progr
Textron Tapped to Upgrade Ukraine's Army
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 32 minutes ago
Aside from the addition of a few unarmed drones, Ukraine hasn't made much progress in repairing the damage to its air forces. But on the ground, things are starting to look a bit different. U.S. contractors are arriving, weapons in hand -- and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Ted Cruz's 3-Point Plan to Repeal and Replace Obamacare: Would It Work?Image source: Flickr user Shawn Campbell. Americans are heading to the polls t
Ted Cruz's 3-Point Plan to Repeal and Replace Obamacare: Would It Work?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 32 minutes ago
Image source: Flickr user Shawn Campbell. Americans are heading to the polls this November to elect a new president, and with a still-crowded field of presidential hopefuls, we've recently witnessed some of the leading candidates unveiling the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Nucor Knows How China Could Save Money and Cut PollutionNucor is one of the largest and most diversified steelmakers in the United Stat
Nucor Knows How China Could Save Money and Cut Pollution
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 32 minutes ago
Nucor is one of the largest and most diversified steelmakers in the United States. It's turned a profit in all but one year of its existence. That's a key reason why China should be following Nucor's lead and distance itself from the model used by... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Last Week's Best Healthcare ETFImage by Tax Credits via Flickr. It was another rough week to be an investor,
Last Week's Best Healthcare ETF
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 32 minutes ago
Image by Tax Credits via Flickr. It was another rough week to be an investor, as the S&P 500 took a big step back over the past few trading days. The index lost 3.1% of its value during the week, giving back all of last week's gains -- and then... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
3 Financial Lessons Parents Must Teach Their Children (Because Schools Probably Won't)Image source: Flickr user AFS USA. The United States has the highest GDP in th
3 Financial Lessons Parents Must Teach Their Children (Because Schools Probably Won't)
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 32 minutes ago
Image source: Flickr user AFS USA. The United States has the highest GDP in the world, and arguably one of the best standards of living, but when it comes to financial literacy we're only middle of the pack among developed countries. Based on the... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Giant Eagle recalls Japanese Breaded Cod Fillets due to...Giant Eagle has voluntarily recalled its brand of Japanese Breaded Cod Fillets
Giant Eagle recalls Japanese Breaded Cod Fillets due to...
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 34 minutes ago
Giant Eagle has voluntarily recalled its brand of Japanese Breaded Cod Fillets due to an undeclared soy allergy. The supermarket chain said about 420 packages of the fillets, with a UPC beginning with 268106, were sold from the seafood departments... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Detroit lighting authority names new CEONicolette Carlone, the Detroit Public Lighting Authority's chief operating offi
Detroit lighting authority names new CEO
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 37 minutes ago
Nicolette Carlone, the Detroit Public Lighting Authority's chief operating officer, was promoted to CEO on Saturday, replacing Odis Jones who resigned abruptly three days ago amid a dispute with the mayor. Jones quit following an unspecified power... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Ocado relationship with Morrisons under fresh pressure“We don’t think Morrisons is about to try and back out of the overall deal with
Ocado relationship with Morrisons under fresh pressure
Daily Telegraph / Posted 38 minutes ago
“We don’t think Morrisons is about to try and back out of the overall deal with Ocado – that would be too onerous. But as a partner ready to take on additional capacity, Morrisons currently looks more reluctant,” said John Kershaw, analyst at Exane... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
GSK investors split over break-up callsOther investors, however, are understood to be against a radical break-up of th
GSK investors split over break-up calls
Daily Telegraph / Posted 38 minutes ago
Other investors, however, are understood to be against a radical break-up of the company or the appointment of a new chief executive. One top 20 investor said: “This is a supertanker, Andrew Witty’s feet are fully to the fire and we should give the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Rolls Royce crisis spreads raising fears for dividendA slowdown in defence orders, weaker demand for airliner engines, the oil price
Rolls Royce crisis spreads raising fears for dividend
Daily Telegraph / Posted 38 minutes ago
A slowdown in defence orders, weaker demand for airliner engines, the oil price crash hitting marine products, and the global slowdown have all combined with Rolls’s bloated structure and sluggish response to changing market conditions, to exacerbate... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Construction firms urge Government to build Heathrow runwayThe signatories, who also included Nick Roberts , chief executive of Atkins UK
Construction firms urge Government to build Heathrow runway
Daily Telegraph / Posted 38 minutes ago
The signatories, who also included Nick Roberts , chief executive of Atkins UK and Europe, and Stephen Fox, chief executive of BAM Nuttall, told the Chancellor that Heathrow was one of the country’s most important developers and has invested £11bn in... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Governor Makes A Decision on Illinois State MuseumDECATUR – Governor Bruce Rauner rejected legislation to reopen the Illinois Sta
Governor Makes A Decision on Illinois State Museum
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 43 minutes ago
DECATUR – Governor Bruce Rauner rejected legislation to reopen the Illinois State Museum. But, Gov. Rauner says he may reopen it again if the museum can find its own funding through entry fees, donations, and partnerships. Rauner used his veto... Read more
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Orange County Register
Huntington Beach man convicted in mortgage fraud scheme that cost lenders $9 millionA Huntington Beach man suspected of running what authorities described as a “bu
Huntington Beach man convicted in mortgage fraud scheme that cost lenders $9 million
Orange County Register / Posted 45 minutes ago
A Huntington Beach man suspected of running what authorities described as a “builder bailout” real estate scheme was convicted Friday of fraudulently buying more than 100 condominium units across the country. A federal jury found Momoud Aref Abaji,... Read more
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