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Business Insurance
France's AXA selling off U.K. life and savings businessAXA S.A. has agreed to sell its Elevate investment platform investment business
France's AXA selling off U.K. life and savings business
Business Insurance / Posted 2 minutes ago
AXA S.A. has agreed to sell its Elevate investment platform investment business to Standard Life P.L.C. as part of its strategy of concentrating on property/casualtyand certain other lines of business, AXA announced Wednesday. In the announcement,... Read more
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Business Insider
There's a staggering amount of bonds investors own for almost nothing in returnFitch credit researchers crunched the data to find that $9.9 trillion in global
There's a staggering amount of bonds investors own for almost nothing in return
Business Insider / Posted 3 minutes ago
Fitch credit researchers crunched the data to find that $9.9 trillion in global sovereign debt had negative yields as of April 25. That's composed of $6.8 trillion of long-term debt, and $3.1 trillion in short-term debt. "Unconventional monetary... Read more
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Business Insider
A Stanford study reveals one thing that makes older adults much more susceptible to financial scamsA new lab experiment designed to simulate the "real-world tactics of financial
A Stanford study reveals one thing that makes older adults much more susceptible to financial scams
Business Insider / Posted 3 minutes ago
A new lab experiment designed to simulate the "real-world tactics of financial fraud perpetrators" from the Stanford Center on Longevity found that "inducing high-arousal positive or high-arousal negative emotions in older adults increased their... Read more
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Business Insider
American Apparel is now crowdsourcing clothesThe retailer is letting small businesses and vendors pitch their products in 90
American Apparel is now crowdsourcing clothes
Business Insider / Posted 4 minutes ago
The retailer is letting small businesses and vendors pitch their products in 90-second videos for the chance to be sold at American Apparel, the company announced Wednesday. The company is calling the project Made In. "Cutting and sewing 100% of... Read more
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Business Insider
Check out the Canadian airliner that's trying to challenge BoeingShortly after the deal's announcement, Bombardier flew one of its C-Series demo
Check out the Canadian airliner that's trying to challenge Boeing
Business Insider / Posted 4 minutes ago
Shortly after the deal's announcement, Bombardier flew one of its C-Series demonstrators down to Delta's Atlanta headquarters for journalists and the the airline's staff to get a closer look. Although Bombardier has been a global leader in business... Read more
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Business Insider
Stanley Druckenmiller thinks the world is heading for a debt-fueled disasterDruckenmiller thinks that leverage is far too high, saying that central banks a
Stanley Druckenmiller thinks the world is heading for a debt-fueled disaster
Business Insider / Posted 4 minutes ago
Druckenmiller thinks that leverage is far too high, saying that central banks and China have allowed for these excesses to continue and it's setting us up for danger. The obsession with short-term gains is overwhelming the need for long-term reform... Read more
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Business Wire
Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Investigation as to Whether the Sale of Cash America International, Inc. to First Cash Financial Services, Inc. is Fair to ShareholdersNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The following statement is being issued by Levi & Ko
Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Investigation as to Whether the Sale of Cash America International, Inc. to First Cash Financial Services, Inc. is Fair to Shareholders
Business Wire / Posted 4 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: To: All Persons or Entities who purchased Cash America International, Inc. (NYSE: CSH) stock prior to April 28, 2016. You are hereby notified that Levi &... Read more
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Business Wire
Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Investigation as to Whether the Sale of Opower, Inc. for $10.30 Per Share to Oracle is Fair to ShareholdersNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The following statement is being issued by Levi & Ko
Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Investigation as to Whether the Sale of Opower, Inc. for $10.30 Per Share to Oracle is Fair to Shareholders
Business Wire / Posted 4 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: To: All Persons or Entities who purchased Opower, Inc. (NYSE:OPWR) stock prior to May 2, 2016. You are hereby notified that Levi & Korsinsky, LLP has... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Upgrades 3 Classes of WAMU 2007-SL2CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has upgraded three classes and affirmed
Fitch Upgrades 3 Classes of WAMU 2007-SL2
Business Wire / Posted 4 minutes ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has upgraded three classes and affirmed nine classes of WaMu Commercial Mortgage Securities Trust commercial mortgage pass-through certificates series 2007-SL2. A detailed list of rating actions follows at the... Read more
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Business Wire
Rosen Law Firm Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit On Behalf of Vivint Solar, Inc. Shareholders – VSLRNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, a
Rosen Law Firm Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit On Behalf of Vivint Solar, Inc. Shareholders – VSLR
Business Wire / Posted 5 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, announces that a class action lawsuit on behalf of Vivint Solar, Inc. securities (NYSE:VSLR) from July 20, 2015 through March 7, 2016, both dates inclusive (the “Class... Read more
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Business Wire
Growing Demand from Emerging Markets to Significantly Augment Demand for Innovative Egg Packaging Materials Through 2020, Says TechnavioLONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--According to the latest research study released by Tec
Growing Demand from Emerging Markets to Significantly Augment Demand for Innovative Egg Packaging Materials Through 2020, Says Technavio
Business Wire / Posted 5 minutes ago
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--According to the latest research study released by Technavio, the global egg packaging market is expected to reach over USD 10 billion in revenue by 2020. This research report titled ‘Global EGG Packaging Market 2016-2020’,... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Southern Methodist Univ, TX, Ser 2016A & Taxable 2016B Rev Bonds 'AACHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned a 'AA-' rating to the appr
Fitch Rates Southern Methodist Univ, TX, Ser 2016A & Taxable 2016B Rev Bonds 'AA
Business Wire / Posted 5 minutes ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned a 'AA-' rating to the approximately $134 million series 2016A and 2016B higher education revenue bonds issued by Southwest Higher Education Authority, Inc., on behalf of Southern Methodist... Read more
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Business Wire
IFCO durch Übernahme der Empacotecnia SAS vor dem Eintritt in den kolumbianischen Markt für wiederverwendbare Plastikboxen (RPC)PULLACH, Deutschland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IFCO SYSTEMS, ein Unternehmen der Brambl
IFCO durch Übernahme der Empacotecnia SAS vor dem Eintritt in den kolumbianischen Markt für wiederverwendbare Plastikboxen (RPC)
Business Wire / Posted 5 minutes ago
PULLACH, Deutschland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IFCO SYSTEMS, ein Unternehmen der Brambles Gruppe, meldet die Übernahme der Empacotecnia SAS („Empacotecnia”), des führenden kolumbianischen Anbieters von Pooling-Serviceleistungen für wiederverwendbare... Read more
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Business Wire
A.M. BestTV: Philly I-Day Focuses on the Challenges of Filing the Talent GapPhilly I-Day is the largest networking event in the Philadelphia, PA area for i
A.M. BestTV: Philly I-Day Focuses on the Challenges of Filing the Talent Gap
Business Wire / Posted 5 minutes ago
Philly I-Day is the largest networking event in the Philadelphia, PA area for insurance professionals. This year’s event had nearly 900 attendees discussing major challenges the industry is facing, in particular, the talent gap. “Some people... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Denton, TX's GOs and COs 'AA+'; Outlook StableAUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AA+' rating to t
Fitch Rates Denton, TX's GOs and COs 'AA+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 5 minutes ago
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AA+' rating to the following city of Denton, Texas (Denton) obligations: --$80.83 million certificates of obligation (COs), series 2016; --$28.425 million general obligation (GOs)... Read more
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Business Wire
Eaton’s LED Luminaire Named an Edison Awards WinnerPEACHTREE CITY, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Power management company Eaton today anno
Eaton’s LED Luminaire Named an Edison Awards Winner
Business Wire / Posted 5 minutes ago
PEACHTREE CITY, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Power management company Eaton today announced that its Metalux™ SkyRidge™ light-emitting diode (LED) with Integrated Sensor Control System has been named a 2016 Bronze award winner by the internationally... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Business news you can useThe BNZ half-year result is out today, following results from Westpac and ANZ.
Business news you can use
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 minutes ago
The BNZ half-year result is out today, following results from Westpac and ANZ. What's about to make news in the world of business, finance and economics today? 1. One of our biggest trading banks, the BNZ, is due to release its half-year result... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Downtown Phoenix condo market ready to rocketJeweler Joel Starkman is the first resident at Coronado Commons, a complex of 2
Downtown Phoenix condo market ready to rocket
The Arizona Republic / Posted 5 minutes ago
Jeweler Joel Starkman is the first resident at Coronado Commons, a complex of 20 townhouse-style homes under construction in central Phoenix. About a mile away, the Portland on the Park condo project downtown has sold more than half of 149 units... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Retailer Aeropostale to trim 3 Arizona stores in bankruptcyTeen fashion retailer Aéropostale Inc. said it will close its Scottsdale store
Retailer Aeropostale to trim 3 Arizona stores in bankruptcy
The Arizona Republic / Posted 5 minutes ago
Teen fashion retailer Aéropostale Inc. said it will close its Scottsdale store and two others in Arizona starting this weekend after a bankruptcy filing Wednesday. The clothing merchant said it would shutter its store at Scottsdale Fashion Square... Read more
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Daily Press
Peninsula Aeropostale locations to remain open, Chesapeake Square store to closeAeropostale will keep its lone Peninsula location at Patrick Henry Mall in Newp
Peninsula Aeropostale locations to remain open, Chesapeake Square store to close
Daily Press / Posted 6 minutes ago
Aeropostale will keep its lone Peninsula location at Patrick Henry Mall in Newport News, and its outlet store at the Williamsburg Premium Outlet Mall, open despite filing for bankruptcy. The New York-based clothing retailer filed for Chapter 11... Read more
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CBS News
Tennis ball-sized diamond at auction could set price recordLONDON - It's a rock for the ages. A 3-billion-year-old diamond the size of a
Tennis ball-sized diamond at auction could set price record
CBS News / Posted 6 minutes ago
LONDON - It's a rock for the ages. A 3-billion-year-old diamond the size of a tennis ball - the largest discovered in over a century - could sell for more than $70 million, auctioneer Sotheby's said Wednesday. The auction house plans to offer the... Read more
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FOX Business
What Makes Some Yieldcos So Different?Carports are now a great place to build solar. Image source: SunPower. Yieldco
What Makes Some Yieldcos So Different?
FOX Business / Posted 6 minutes ago
Carports are now a great place to build solar. Image source: SunPower. Yieldcos were once the new "it" product in the energy industry. Renewable energy developers thought they would help lower capital costs and allow them to retain a portion of... Read more
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FOX Business
Why Zillow Group, Inc. Stock Popped TodaySo what:Quarterly revenue rose 25% on a pro forma basis, to $186 million, excee
Why Zillow Group, Inc. Stock Popped Today
FOX Business / Posted 6 minutes ago
So what:Quarterly revenue rose 25% on a pro forma basis, to $186 million, exceeding Zillow's guidance for revenue in the range of $174 million to $179 million. That was driven by a 23% increase in marketplace sales, to $169 million, which itself... Read more
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FOX Business
WTI Oil Snaps 3-day Skid, Even As Inventories BuildCrude-oil futures eked out a modest gain Wednesday after trading in negative te
WTI Oil Snaps 3-day Skid, Even As Inventories Build
FOX Business / Posted 6 minutes ago
Crude-oil futures eked out a modest gain Wednesday after trading in negative territory for much of the day as investors wrestled with a higher-than-expected build in inventories. West Texas Intermediate oil for June delivery , settled, 13 cents, or... Read more
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FOX Business
Why Match Group Inc. Stock Shot Up TodayWhat:Investors were swiping right on shares of online dating serviceMatch Group
Why Match Group Inc. Stock Shot Up Today
FOX Business / Posted 6 minutes ago
What:Investors were swiping right on shares of online dating serviceMatch Group Inc. today, as the stock jumped following an impressive first-quarter earnings report. As of 1:31 p.m. ET, the stock was up 17.9%. So what:In just its second earnings... Read more
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FOX Business
Shares of Triumph Group Pop 10% Despite Missing Earnings EstimatesGraphic source: Triumph Group'sJP Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Industrials
Shares of Triumph Group Pop 10% Despite Missing Earnings Estimates
FOX Business / Posted 6 minutes ago
Graphic source: Triumph Group'sJP Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Industrials Conference presentation. What: Shares of Triumph Group, a global leader in manufacturing and overhauling aerospace structures, systems, and components, are flying about... Read more
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FOX Business
IBM and Cisco Have the Same Security StrategyImage source: IBM. Information security was a $75 billion market in 2015, and
IBM and Cisco Have the Same Security Strategy
FOX Business / Posted 6 minutes ago
Image source: IBM. Information security was a $75 billion market in 2015, and demand is expected to grow rapidly in the coming years as cyber attacks become more common and more expensive to deal with. The Wall Street Journal estimated that... Read more
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FOX Business
Gold Extends Losses As U.S. Dollar ReboundsGold futures extended losses to settle lower Wednesday as a rebound in the U.S.
Gold Extends Losses As U.S. Dollar Rebounds
FOX Business / Posted 6 minutes ago
Gold futures extended losses to settle lower Wednesday as a rebound in the U.S. dollar pressured the precious metal. The greenback had earlier slid on weak employment data but has recovered to edge higher. The private sector added 156,000 jobs in... Read more
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FOX Business
Dear Elon: Let's Talk Model 3 and Model XThere's no doubt that electric-car maker Tesla Motors' earnings report, which i
Dear Elon: Let's Talk Model 3 and Model X
FOX Business / Posted 6 minutes ago
There's no doubt that electric-car maker Tesla Motors' earnings report, which is scheduled to be released after market close today, will be a must-read for investors watching the stock. Continued cash burn, a slower-than-expected Model X production... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
FINRA sends tough message with record fine against MetLife in variable annuity caseVariable annuities can be tricky. Regulators have long warned advisersto be ca
FINRA sends tough message with record fine against MetLife in variable annuity case
Financial Planning.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Variable annuities can be tricky. Regulators have long warned advisersto be careful when recommending or selling products in that investment class, and now they've tagged an industry heavyweight with a record fine for misleading investors and... Read more
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