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Bankrate.com
Your retirement goal is a moving target©David Carillet/Shutterstock.com How are you supposed to know what you need fo
Your retirement goal is a moving target
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©David Carillet/Shutterstock.com How are you supposed to know what you need for retirement? In 2012, the investment company Fidelity recommended 8 times your salary. This year, they said it should be 10 times. And gigantic asset manager BlackRock... Read more
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Bankrate.com
Mortgage Questions - What To Ask When Applying For A Mortgage© Potstock/Shutterstock.com Getting ready to buy a home? Make sure you ask the
Mortgage Questions - What To Ask When Applying For A Mortgage
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© Potstock/Shutterstock.com Getting ready to buy a home? Make sure you ask these 10 key questions when you submit your mortgage application 1. What is the interest rate on this mortgage? Ask for the lender's loan estimate, which breaks down the... Read more
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The Irish Times
John Bowe profile: ‘De facto’ leader of Anglo’s treasuryJohn Bowe studied accounting and finance in Dublin City University until 1986.
John Bowe profile: ‘De facto’ leader of Anglo’s treasury
The Irish Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
John Bowe studied accounting and finance in Dublin City University until 1986. He joined Standard Chartered Bank (Ireland) Ltd as a graduate trainee. In 1990 the business was acquired by West LB and about this time he began working with corporate... Read more
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The Irish Times
Willie McAteer profile: Anglo’s risk officer at centre of dealsAfter becoming a partner in PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), McAteer went on to be
Willie McAteer profile: Anglo’s risk officer at centre of deals
The Irish Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
After becoming a partner in PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), McAteer went on to become managing director of Paul Coulson’s Yeoman International Leasing, a venture capital lending firm. In March 1992 he was made redundant from Yeoman and was offered a... Read more
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The Irish Times
AIB and Bank of Ireland among worst performers in stress testsUnder adverse scenarios applied by the London-based European Banking Authority,
AIB and Bank of Ireland among worst performers in stress tests
The Irish Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Under adverse scenarios applied by the London-based European Banking Authority, AIB would have a fully loaded Common Equity Tier 1 (CET1) ratio of 4.3 per cent at the end of 2018, below the 5.5 per cent level that markets and regulators would... Read more
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Market Watch
Sky, Discovery/Liberty, others circle Formula OneThe long-awaited sale of the Formula One may finally be nearing the finish line
Sky, Discovery/Liberty, others circle Formula One
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
The long-awaited sale of the Formula One may finally be nearing the finish line. A number of bidders including British broadcaster Sky PLC are circling Formula One and a winner of the auction could emerge in the next few weeks, according to people... Read more
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Market Watch
Sky, Discovery/Liberty, others circle Formula OneThe long-awaited sale of the Formula One may finally be nearing the finish line
Sky, Discovery/Liberty, others circle Formula One
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
The long-awaited sale of the Formula One may finally be nearing the finish line. A number of bidders including British broadcaster Sky PLC are circling Formula One and a winner of the auction could emerge in the next few weeks, according to people... Read more
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Market Watch
Emerging-market debt funds just had a record 4-week buying boomInvestor appetite for emerging-market bonds has pushed buying in debt-oriented
Emerging-market debt funds just had a record 4-week buying boom
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Investor appetite for emerging-market bonds has pushed buying in debt-oriented funds tied to those regions to records. Roughly $14 billion has poured into emerging-market debt over the past four weeks, marking the longest streak of buying in... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Wall St edges higher, greenback falls on revised US rate betsThe US dollar tumbled and Treasuries rose after data showing tepid US economic
Wall St edges higher, greenback falls on revised US rate bets
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 minutes ago
The US dollar tumbled and Treasuries rose after data showing tepid US economic growth dimmed the prospects for higher interest rates this year. The S&P 500 Index capped a fifth monthly gain, while oil rebounded from the precipice of a bear... Read more
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The Register
HPE – yours for $40bn?Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) continues to be at the center of multiple acqu
HPE – yours for $40bn?
The Register / Posted 3 minutes ago
Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) continues to be at the center of multiple acquisition talks. A fresh round of rumors has the Hewlett Packard spin-off looking to either sell off its software business or accept an outright bid to be purchased... Read more
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Investopedia
McDonald's Getting High Tech In U.S. Stores (MCD)McDonald’s Corp. (MCD) is going high-tech in its U.S. retail stores, looking to
McDonald's Getting High Tech In U.S. Stores (MCD)
Investopedia / Posted 3 minutes ago
McDonald’s Corp. (MCD) is going high-tech in its U.S. retail stores, looking to roll out its so-called Experience of the Future around the country. For McDonald's, "Experience of the Future" is an initiative to streamline operations by introducing... Read more
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Investopedia
Facebook Faces Potential $3 Billion to $5 Billion IRS Bill (FB)Facebook Inc. (FB), coming off a strong showing in second quarter, disclosed it
Facebook Faces Potential $3 Billion to $5 Billion IRS Bill (FB)
Investopedia / Posted 3 minutes ago
Facebook Inc. (FB), coming off a strong showing in second quarter, disclosed it could get hit with a $3 billion to $5 billion bill from the Internal Revenue Service as part of an ongoing inquiry into how the social media giant accounts for assets it... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
First-time buyers eye investment propertiesFirst-time buyers eye off investment properties | Daily Telegraph SearchUse ke
First-time buyers eye investment properties
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 minutes ago
First-time buyers eye off investment properties | Daily Telegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Sophie Elsworth, News Corp Australia Network HOUSE price growth is one of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Wall St edges higher, greenback falls on revised US rate betsThe US dollar tumbled and Treasuries rose after data showing tepid US economic
Wall St edges higher, greenback falls on revised US rate bets
Canberra Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
The US dollar tumbled and Treasuries rose after data showing tepid US economic growth dimmed the prospects for higher interest rates this year. The S&P 500 Index capped a fifth monthly gain, while oil rebounded from the precipice of a bear... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
3 Walmart workers face manslaughter charge in death of shoplifting suspectNathan Higgins, 35; Crucelis Nunez, 23; and Ruandall Tooko, 58. (Lakeland Polic
3 Walmart workers face manslaughter charge in death of shoplifting suspect
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 7 minutes ago
Nathan Higgins, 35; Crucelis Nunez, 23; and Ruandall Tooko, 58. (Lakeland Police Department.) LAKELAND, Fla. – Three Walmart employees have been charged with manslaughter in the death of a suspected shoplifter. Police say Kenneth Wisham, 64, tried... Read more
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Business Standard India
Deadline to file asset details extendedNew deadline is now December 31 Faced with criticism and court case the Union
Deadline to file asset details extended
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
New deadline is now December 31 Faced with criticism and court case the Union government on Friday extended the deadline for the Central government officials and employees of the non-profit organisations to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Amazon, lifted by cloud services, reports $857-mn net incomeFor most of its life, Amazon sacrificed profits if it could build another few w
Amazon, lifted by cloud services, reports $857-mn net income
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
For most of its life, Amazon sacrificed profits if it could build another few warehouses to ship orders to customers more quickly or find some other investment to fuel its growth. Now, it cannot avoid showing big profits thanks to the lucrative... Read more
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Business Standard India
MF investments in stocks remain tepid in JulyMutual fund (MF) investment in stocks remained tepid in July for a second strai
MF investments in stocks remain tepid in July
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
Mutual fund (MF) investment in stocks remained tepid in July for a second straight month. Fund managers bought a net Rs 240 crore of shares, even as the benchmark Sensex on the BSE posted its biggest monthly advance since May. Last month, MFs were... Read more
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Business Standard India
L&T's net up 46% at Rs 610 crEngineering and infrastructure major L&T’s net for the quarter ended June was u
L&T's net up 46% at Rs 610 cr
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
Engineering and infrastructure major L&T’s net for the quarter ended June was up 46 per cent at Rs 610 crore against Rs 419 crore for the corresponding quarter of the previous year. However, when compared against the Bloomberg estimate of Rs 799... Read more
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Business Standard India
ICICI Bank net falls 25%, asset quality worries continueThe profit was almost in line with Bloomberg estimates of Rs 2,207 crore ICICI
ICICI Bank net falls 25%, asset quality worries continue
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
The profit was almost in line with Bloomberg estimates of Rs 2,207 crore ICICI Bank, India’s largest private sector lender, reported a 25 per cent fall in its net profit at Rs 2,232 crore in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt extends last date for filing I-T returnsThe last date for filing income-tax (I-T) returns has been extended to August 5
Govt extends last date for filing I-T returns
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
The last date for filing income-tax (I-T) returns has been extended to August 5. Tax returns for 2015-16 (assessment year 2016-17) were originally to be filed by July 31. But in view of the day-long strike at public sector banks, the deadline has... Read more
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Business Standard India
New accounting norms spoil L&T's showAfter an exuberant March 2016 quarter, wherein revenues and profits grew by 18-
New accounting norms spoil L&T's show
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
After an exuberant March 2016 quarter, wherein revenues and profits grew by 18-19 per cent each, Larsen & Toubro (L&T)’s performance in the June 2016 quarter (Q1 of FY17) was a bit of disappointing. Consolidated revenues grew by nine per cent... Read more
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Business Standard India
ICICI Bank: Asset quality stress up, growth slowsAmid heightened asset quality pressures, favourable movement in treasury (inves
ICICI Bank: Asset quality stress up, growth slows
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
Amid heightened asset quality pressures, favourable movement in treasury (investment gains) has come to the rescue of most banks. As was the case with Punjab National Bank (PNB), ICICI Bank’s net profit, too, was aided by higher treasury income in... Read more
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Business Standard India
PNB to sell its realty assets in central Delhi“At present, the bank’s units which are part of the headquarters are spread acr
PNB to sell its realty assets in central Delhi
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
“At present, the bank’s units which are part of the headquarters are spread across various locations. PNB will relocate its headquarters to its new building in Dwarka, releasing the currently occupied space,” said Usha Ananthasubramanian, the public... Read more
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Business Standard India
Japan's pension fund loses $51 bnThe world's biggest pension fund posted the worst annual performance since the
Japan's pension fund loses $51 bn
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
The world's biggest pension fund posted the worst annual performance since the global financial crisis, with losses exacerbated by unfavourable currency moves and a foray into equity markets. Japan's $1.3 trillion Government Pension Investment Fund... Read more
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CTV News
B.C. property tax could spark trade war with U.S., China: expertVICTORIA -- A Canadian trade expert says British Columbia's new 15 per cent pro
B.C. property tax could spark trade war with U.S., China: expert
CTV News / Posted 9 minutes ago
VICTORIA -- A Canadian trade expert says British Columbia's new 15 per cent property transfer tax on foreign homebuyers could spark trade wars with China and the United States. Trade lawyer Barry Appleton says the B.C. legislation is likely to face... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
STOCKS GO NOWHERE: Here's what you need to knowMarkets saw another relatively boring day, much like the rest of the week. Sto
STOCKS GO NOWHERE: Here's what you need to know
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 12 minutes ago
Markets saw another relatively boring day, much like the rest of the week. Stocks fell early in the morning, bounced up around noon, and, ultimately, finished the day mixed, but little changed. Let's head to the scoreboard: WTI Crude oil: $41.45... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Rumors are flying that ClassPass' CEO is stepping down — here's what's really happeningThere's a rumor going around that ClassPass, a Google-backed fitness scheduling
Rumors are flying that ClassPass' CEO is stepping down — here's what's really happening
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 12 minutes ago
There's a rumor going around that ClassPass, a Google-backed fitness scheduling startup, is getting a new CEO. In the wake of recent price increases, fears of a growth slowdown, and the company's changing operational requirements, some tech insiders... Read more
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Japan Today
Rakuten invests in digital content provider getAbstract AG ‹ Japan TodayRakuten Inc has agreed to acquire a substantial minority stake in getAbstract A
Rakuten invests in digital content provider getAbstract AG ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 13 minutes ago
Rakuten Inc has agreed to acquire a substantial minority stake in getAbstract AG, the global leader in compressed digital content. getAbstract was founded in 1999 by Thomas Bergen and Patrick Brigger with the mission to create the world’s largest... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
3 Walmart workers face manslaughter charge in death of shoplifting suspectNathan Higgins, 35; Crucelis Nunez, 23; and Ruandall Tooko, 58. (Lakeland Polic
3 Walmart workers face manslaughter charge in death of shoplifting suspect
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 13 minutes ago
Nathan Higgins, 35; Crucelis Nunez, 23; and Ruandall Tooko, 58. (Lakeland Police Department.) LAKELAND, Fla. – Three Walmart employees have been charged with manslaughter in the death of a suspected shoplifter. Police say Kenneth Wisham, 64, tried... Read more
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