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Baltimore Sun
Robert G. Wilmers, longtime M&T Bank chief executive, dies at 83Robert G. Wilmers, the longtime chairman and chief executive officer who drove
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 minutes ago
Robert G. Wilmers, the longtime chairman and chief executive officer who drove M&T Bank Corp.'s growth from a small local bank into one of the nation's biggest financial institutions, died unexpectedly late Saturday night. Wilmers, 83, died at his... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
Oracle acquires Aconex for $1.2B - cloud collaboration toolsOracle agreed to acquire Aconex Limited, which offers a cloud-based, team colla
Converge! Network Digest / Posted 5 minutes ago
Oracle agreed to acquire Aconex Limited, which offers a cloud-based, team collaboration scheduler for construction projects, for A$7.80 per share in cash. The deal is valued at approximately US$1.2 billion, net of Aconex cash. The Aconex project... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
EXFO to acquire Astellia for mobile subscriber awarenessEXFO has launched an all-cash voluntary tender offer to acquire all of the outs
Converge! Network Digest / Posted 5 minutes ago
EXFO has launched an all-cash voluntary tender offer to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Astellia, a provider of network and subscriber intelligence solutions for mobile operators. EXFO already holds 33.1% of Astellia's equity. The offer is... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Man Pokes Fun at the Invisible Chair ChallengeWe may be counting down the last few days of 2017, but that hasn’t stopped one
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 minutes ago
We may be counting down the last few days of 2017, but that hasn’t stopped one more viral trend from sweeping the internet. The invisible box/chair challenge has become something of a viral trend. However, when Obrien Jackson from Plainview, Texas,... Read more
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FOX Business
Cinemark Declares War on MoviePass With $8.99 SubscriptionThe movie theater business has been under pressure all year. The stocks of all
FOX Business / Posted 7 minutes ago
The movie theater business has been under pressure all year. The stocks of all major exhibitors have taken a hit due to a weaker box office, feeding fears people will stay home more often to enjoy entertainment alternatives like Netflix. The wildly... Read more
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FOX Business
5 Big Banks Currently Testing Ripple's Blockchain TechnologyWhen the calendar does finally turn on 2017, investors are liable to look back
FOX Business / Posted 7 minutes ago
When the calendar does finally turn on 2017, investors are liable to look back in awe at a truly remarkable year for cryptocurrencies. According to data from CoinMarketCap.com on the aggregate value of more than 1,300 digital currencies, the total... Read more
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FOX Business
The 3 Best Biotech Stocks of 2017Biotech stocks rocked in 2017. At least a lot of them did. The SPDR S&P Biotech
FOX Business / Posted 7 minutes ago
Biotech stocks rocked in 2017. At least a lot of them did. The SPDR S&P Biotech ETF has chalked up a gain of 40% with only a couple of weeks left in the year -- twice the return of the S&P 500 index. But which biotech stocks performed best of all?... Read more
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FOX Business
Cinemark Declares War on MoviePass With $8.99 SubscriptionThe movie theater business has been under pressure all year. The stocks of all
FOX Business / Posted 7 minutes ago
The movie theater business has been under pressure all year. The stocks of all major exhibitors have taken a hit due to a weaker box office, feeding fears people will stay home more often to enjoy entertainment alternatives like Netflix. The wildly... Read more
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FOX Business
The 3 Best Biotech Stocks of 2017Biotech stocks rocked in 2017. At least a lot of them did. The SPDR S&P Biotech
FOX Business / Posted 7 minutes ago
Biotech stocks rocked in 2017. At least a lot of them did. The SPDR S&P Biotech ETF has chalked up a gain of 40% with only a couple of weeks left in the year -- twice the return of the S&P 500 index. Continue Reading Below But which biotech stocks... Read more
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FOX Business
5 Big Banks Currently Testing Ripple's Blockchain TechnologyWhen the calendar does finally turn on 2017, investors are liable to look back
FOX Business / Posted 7 minutes ago
When the calendar does finally turn on 2017, investors are liable to look back in awe at a truly remarkable year for cryptocurrencies. According to data from CoinMarketCap.com on the aggregate value of more than 1,300 digital currencies, the total... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Japan exports, imports surge on strong demand in China, USTOKYO (AP) — Japan has reported its exports rose 16 percent in November from a
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 8 minutes ago
TOKYO (AP) — Japan has reported its exports rose 16 percent in November from a year earlier while imports jumped 17 percent. Customs data released Monday showed the trade surplus slipping to 113.4 billion yen ($1 billion) on exports of 6.92 trillion... Read more
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Motley Fool
Orocobre Ltd and the lithium miners storm higher on lithium pricing news The performance of the Orocobre Ltd(ASX: ORE) share price has been a highligh
Motley Fool / Posted 11 minutes ago
The performance of the Orocobre Ltd(ASX: ORE) share price has been a highlight on Monday. At lunch the lithium miner’s shares are almost 8% higher to $6.34, putting them... Read more
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Motley Fool
Why shares are your best bet for growthThe share market is seen by a lot of people as a risky and dangerous place to p
Motley Fool / Posted 11 minutes ago
The share market is seen by a lot of people as a risky and dangerous place to put money. Risk and volatility are two different things. Shares are volatile, they can go up or down 2% in a day, which is a whole year?s worth of interest from a bank.... Read more
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Motley Fool
Top broker says US tax cuts will drive double-digit earnings upgrades for these ASX stocks The prospect of a large US corporate tax cut is fuelling a rally in global eq
Motley Fool / Posted 11 minutes ago
The prospect of a large US corporate tax cut is fuelling a rally in global equities with our market enjoying an early lift today with the S&P/ASX 200... Read more
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Motley Fool
Why these 4 ASX shares have started the week with strong gainsThe benchmark S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) has had a fantastic start t
Motley Fool / Posted 11 minutes ago
The benchmark S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) has had a fantastic start to the week and is up 0.7% to 6,037 points in early afternoon trade. Four shares climbing more than most today are listed below. Here?s why they have started the week with... Read more
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Motley Fool
Should you buy this LIC for its 6% yield? The share market is full of different companies that are in different industr
Motley Fool / Posted 11 minutes ago
The share market is full of different companies that are in different industries and aim to do different things. There are a certain group of companies called listed investment companies (LICs) which just... Read more
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Motley Fool
Is this the best healthcare stock? Out of all the other options on the stock market the healthcare industry is m
Motley Fool / Posted 11 minutes ago
Out of all the other options on the stock market the healthcare industry is my favourite industry to invest in. I like the healthcare industry so much because it offers investors a defensive, yet growing... Read more
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Motley Fool
The Retail Food Group Limited share price is sinking as media storm continues The Retail Food Group Limited(ASX: RFG) share price fell 6% to $2.68 this mor
Motley Fool / Posted 11 minutes ago
The Retail Food Group Limited(ASX: RFG) share price fell 6% to $2.68 this morning, its lowest point in over 5 years, following the release of the third part of Fairfax... Read more
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TheBull
Federal budget on right track: treasurerTreasurer Scott Morrison insists the Turnbull government has the federal budget
TheBull / Posted 12 minutes ago
Treasurer Scott Morrison insists the Turnbull government has the federal budget on the right track while setting out parameters for a May announcement about personal tax cuts. Handing down the mid-year budget review on Monday, Mr Morrison is... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Bitcoin futures begin trading on CME, price declinesFILE - This Dec. 8, 2017, file photo shows the Chicago Board Options Exchange w
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 14 minutes ago
FILE - This Dec. 8, 2017, file photo shows the Chicago Board Options Exchange website announcing that bitcoin futures will start trading on the Cboe on Sunday evening Dec. 10. The CME Group, another security based on the price of bitcoin, the digital... Read more
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The Holmes Report
Agency People News in Brief (December 18, 2017)DALLAS — Rick French, the founder, chairman and CEO of French/West/Vaughan chai
The Holmes Report / Posted 14 minutes ago
DALLAS — Rick French, the founder, chairman and CEO of French/West/Vaughan chairman, has joined the Buddy Holly Educational Foundation board of directors. French will be working to promote the mission of the Dallas-based nonprofit, which promotes... Read more
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The Holmes Report
2017 Review: Top 10 Thought Leadership PiecesCharting the future of public relations The latest PR news from the Holmes Rep
The Holmes Report / Posted 14 minutes ago
Charting the future of public relations The latest PR news from the Holmes Report. Opinion and commentary from the Holmes Report. The Holmes Report's Echo Chamber PR show lifts the lid on key stories and trends. Latest video interviews and... Read more
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The Holmes Report
Asia-Pacific News In Brief (December 18, 2017)SYDNEY — Ogilvy PR Australia is making a number of leadership changes, includin
The Holmes Report / Posted 14 minutes ago
SYDNEY — Ogilvy PR Australia is making a number of leadership changes, including Richard Brett taking the role of CEO. Brett comes most recently from Pulse Communications, where he served as managing director. Former CEO Kieran Moore has taken on the... Read more
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The Holmes Report
EMEA News In Brief (December 18, 2017)LONDON — After spending a year in the role on an interim basis, Kath Kerry has
The Holmes Report / Posted 14 minutes ago
LONDON — After spending a year in the role on an interim basis, Kath Kerry has been named co-managing director of GCI Health’s London operation. Kerry will work with co-MD Rikki Jones, who has returned after maternity leave. Hannah Morris, who also... Read more
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The Holmes Report
2017 Review: The 10 Best Event SessionsEvery year, The Holmes Report hosts numerous events, from our PRovoke Global Pu
The Holmes Report / Posted 14 minutes ago
Every year, The Holmes Report hosts numerous events, from our PRovoke Global Public Relations Summit in Miami to regional In2Summit events in Chicago, London, Hong Kong, Johannesburg and beyond, and attends many more, including the annual business... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Bitcoin futures begin trading on CME, price declinesFILE - This Dec. 8, 2017, file photo shows the Chicago Board Options Exchange w
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 minutes ago
FILE - This Dec. 8, 2017, file photo shows the Chicago Board Options Exchange website announcing that bitcoin futures will start trading on the Cboe on Sunday evening Dec. 10. The CME Group, another security based on the price of bitcoin, the digital... Read more
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WA Today
Home sales rise while Sydney leads price dipThe number of homes taken to auction across the combined capital cities has fal
WA Today / Posted 17 minutes ago
The number of homes taken to auction across the combined capital cities has fallen over the past week, along with housing prices. Only 2865 homes went under the hammer in the week to December 17, compared to 3371 auctions in the previous week,... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Cashless solution for cash crisisTHOUSANDS of Zimbabweans are celebrating the resignation of Mugabe and renewed
New Zimbabwe / Posted 18 minutes ago
THOUSANDS of Zimbabweans are celebrating the resignation of Mugabe and renewed hope can be seen everywhere. Unfortunately, the overnight departure of a dictator doesn’t extend to the crippling legacy he leaves behind. Economic recovery is top of... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Rural Zimbabweans unaware Mugabe goneLUPANE: Good luck convincing some of Zimbabwe’s far-flung residents that they h
New Zimbabwe / Posted 18 minutes ago
LUPANE: Good luck convincing some of Zimbabwe’s far-flung residents that they have a new president despite last month’s dramatic ouster of Robert Mugabe after 37 years in power. “Don’t be silly, no one has that kind of power to remove Mugabe. He... Read more
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Sun Star
Mixed reviews as TRAIN bill’s proponents avoid derailmentNOT everyone is happy with the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN
Sun Star / Posted 20 minutes ago
NOT everyone is happy with the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) bill that may soon be enacted into law. One of those who raised concern on the bill is Rey Calooy, an entrepreneur and president of the Filipino-Cebuano Business Club... Read more
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