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express
More than 40,000 new PROPERTY MILLIONAIRES thanks to soaring house pricesSome 660,900 homes across the UK are now worth £1million In total, some 660,90
More than 40,000 new PROPERTY MILLIONAIRES thanks to soaring house prices
express / Posted moments ago
Some 660,900 homes across the UK are now worth £1million In total, some 660,900 homes across the country are now estimated to be worth at least £1million - an increase of more than 40,800 since January, property website Zoopla found. Four out of... Read more
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express
How the young are 'LOSING OUT on wealth'Those born in the 1980s are only half as well off as those born in the 1970s we
How the young are 'LOSING OUT on wealth'
express / Posted moments ago
Those born in the 1980s are only half as well off as those born in the 1970s were at the same age By their early 30s, people born in the decade dominated by Margaret Thatcher have an average net household wealth of £27,000 per adult, including... Read more
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express
Down at heel: Women buy more trainers than high heels for first time in history37 per cent of women have bought trainers in the last year, beating out those w
Down at heel: Women buy more trainers than high heels for first time in history
express / Posted moments ago
37 per cent of women have bought trainers in the last year, beating out those who bought high heels They may have dominated the shoe closet for decades, but it seems that the high heel may now be out of step with women's footwear demands in 2016,... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
California housing market to see modest gains in 2017, Realtors forecastLONG BEACH >> California’s housing market will post modest gains next year amid
California housing market to see modest gains in 2017, Realtors forecast
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 3 minutes ago
LONG BEACH >> California’s housing market will post modest gains next year amid tight supplies and the lowest housing affordability in six years, the California Association of Realtors forecast Thursday. The group is meeting in Long Beach this... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Harry Domash, Online Investing: Keep an eye on investment red flagsBy Harry Domash Online Investing On July 22, shares of Boston Beer Co. (ticke
Harry Domash, Online Investing: Keep an eye on investment red flags
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 3 minutes ago
By Harry Domash Online Investing On July 22, shares of Boston Beer Co. (ticker symbol: SAM) soared 15 percent to $190.16 per share after the maker of leading craft beer brand Samuel Adams reported June quarter results. Boston reported June quarter... Read more
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Market Watch
This week’s Mutual Funds and ETF storiesDon’t miss these top money and investing features: To be an above-average inve
This week’s Mutual Funds and ETF stories
Market Watch / Posted 3 minutes ago
Don’t miss these top money and investing features: To be an above-average investor, behave like one. That means making smart decisions from conviction, rather than being convinced that you’re so smart. Admit you don’t know what you don’t know. Take... Read more
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Daily Mirror
UK's most expensive streets revealed - do you live near a property millionaire?In total, some 660,900 homes across the country are now estimated to be worth a
UK's most expensive streets revealed - do you live near a property millionaire?
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 minutes ago
In total, some 660,900 homes across the country are now estimated to be worth at least £1 million - an increase of more than 40,800 since January - website Zoopla found. Four out of five (82%) of Britain's property millionaires live in London or the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Deutsche spooks investorsThe local sharemarket is set to finish September on a down note, with futures p
Deutsche spooks investors
Canberra Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
The local sharemarket is set to finish September on a down note, with futures pointing to a drop at the open on the back of global declines - with more Deutsche Bank woes grabbing the attention of investors, says IG strategist Chris Weston: The... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Business leaders to speak at SFA Leadership Summit Nov. 3 - Sept. 29 2016 NACOGDOCHES — Stephen F. Austin State University’s Rusche College of Business will host the SFA Leadership Summit from 2 - 3:30 p.m. Thursday Nov. 3 in the Baker Pat...NACOGDOCHES — Stephen F. Austin State University’s Rusche College of Business w
Business leaders to speak at SFA Leadership Summit Nov. 3 - Sept. 29 2016 NACOGDOCHES — Stephen F. Austin State University’s Rusche College of Business will host the SFA Leadership Summit from 2 - 3:30 p.m. Thursday Nov. 3 in the Baker Pat...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 10 minutes ago
NACOGDOCHES — Stephen F. Austin State University’s Rusche College of Business will host the SFA Leadership Summit from 2 - 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, in the Baker Pattillo Student Center Theater on the university’s campus. Dr. Trey Turner,... Read more
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CTV News
Alberta to introduce tax credit for investments in small businesses up until 2019CALGARY -- The Alberta government plans to introduce a tax credit for investmen
Alberta to introduce tax credit for investments in small businesses up until 2019
CTV News / Posted 10 minutes ago
CALGARY -- The Alberta government plans to introduce a tax credit for investments in small businesses in the fall sitting of the legislature. Economic Development Minister Deron Bilous says there will be a 30 per cent tax credit for investments in... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
NC regulator OKs Duke Energy-Piedmont Natural Gas mergerCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina regulators are allowing Duke Energy to ex
NC regulator OKs Duke Energy-Piedmont Natural Gas merger
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 12 minutes ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina regulators are allowing Duke Energy to expand from being the country's largest electricity company to selling natural gas. Duke Energy Corp. said in a statement Thursday that the North Carolina Utilities... Read more
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Daily Herald
Where 45th House candidates stand on pension fixesHow can Illinois address a staggering, roughly $111 billion shortfall in its pe
Where 45th House candidates stand on pension fixes
Daily Herald / Posted 12 minutes ago
How can Illinois address a staggering, roughly $111 billion shortfall in its pension system? The candidates for the state's 45th House District seat offer sharply different fixes. The race pits Cynthia Borbas, a Carol Stream Democrat and political... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
NC regulator OKs Duke Energy-Piedmont Natural Gas mergerCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina regulators are allowing Duke Energy to ex
NC regulator OKs Duke Energy-Piedmont Natural Gas merger
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 minutes ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina regulators are allowing Duke Energy to expand from being the country's largest electricity company to selling natural gas. Duke Energy Corp. said in a statement Thursday that the North Carolina Utilities... Read more
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Bury Times
'Great deal of work still to be done' strengthening bank IT systems, MP warnsBank customers are still being left "exposed" after a series of IT failures at
'Great deal of work still to be done' strengthening bank IT systems, MP warns
Bury Times / Posted 13 minutes ago
Bank customers are still being left "exposed" after a series of IT failures at Britain's biggest lenders, a senior Conservative MP has warned. Andrew Tyrie, who chairs the influential House of Commons Treasury Committee, is calling on the Financial... Read more
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Bury Times
Inbound merger and acquisition activity slumps following Brexit vote - reportForeign investments in UK firms through merger and acquisition (M&A) activity h
Inbound merger and acquisition activity slumps following Brexit vote - report
Bury Times / Posted 13 minutes ago
Foreign investments in UK firms through merger and acquisition (M&A) activity has plummeted following Britain's decision to quit the European Union, a new report has revealed. Figures released by PwC show that inbound M&A activity slumped in the two... Read more
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New Kerala
Mahindra Lifespaces among Asia's top 100 most sustainable companies - newkerala.com #125732The ranking is a joint initiative between Sustainalytics, an independent ESG an
Mahindra Lifespaces among Asia's top 100 most sustainable companies - newkerala.com #125732
New Kerala / Posted 14 minutes ago
The ranking is a joint initiative between Sustainalytics, an independent ESG and corporate governance research, ratings and analysis firm; Channel NewsAsia, a prominent Asian TV news channel; and CSR Asia, a leading provider of advisory, research and... Read more
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New Kerala
Pidilite Industries, WD-40 Company enter tie-up for multi-purpose spray in India - newkerala.com #125728NK Business, Mumbai, Sept 29 : Adhesives and industrial chemicals manufacturer
Pidilite Industries, WD-40 Company enter tie-up for multi-purpose spray in India - newkerala.com #125728
New Kerala / Posted 14 minutes ago
NK Business, Mumbai, Sept 29 : Adhesives and industrial chemicals manufacturer Pidilite on Thursday announced its sales and distribution tie-up with WD-40 Company, a global marketing organization dedicated to creating positive lasting memories by... Read more
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New Kerala
Ujjivan Financial Services heralds start of festive season with 0.75 per cent interest rate cut from Oct 1 - newkerala.com #125725NK West Bengal, Kolkata, Sept 29 : Ujjivan Financial Services Limited, a pan-In
Ujjivan Financial Services heralds start of festive season with 0.75 per cent interest rate cut from Oct 1 - newkerala.com #125725
New Kerala / Posted 14 minutes ago
NK West Bengal, Kolkata, Sept 29 : Ujjivan Financial Services Limited, a pan-India microfinance institution, which is in process of transforming into a small finance bank, on Thursday announced a significant interest rate reduction of 75 bps (0.75... Read more
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The News-Times
Connecticut ranks fifth nationally for energy efficiencyConnecticut is now considered one of the five most energy-efficient states, acc
Connecticut ranks fifth nationally for energy efficiency
The News-Times / Posted 14 minutes ago
Connecticut is now considered one of the five most energy-efficient states, according to an annual scorecard ranking states in six categories of public policy. This is the 10th year the scorecard has been completed by the American Council for an... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Mayors to pressure Ottawa to address affordable housing crisisOttawa is rushing to launch its massive second phase of infrastructure spending
Mayors to pressure Ottawa to address affordable housing crisis
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 minutes ago
Ottawa is rushing to launch its massive second phase of infrastructure spending this fall but is facing concern from municipal leaders that housing money will be squeezed by other federal priorities. Canada’s big-city mayors are gathering in Toronto... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Eleven U.S. stocks that are loved by insiders and institutionsWhat are we looking for? Stocks with a high percentage of institutional owners
Eleven U.S. stocks that are loved by insiders and institutions
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 minutes ago
What are we looking for? Stocks with a high percentage of institutional ownership and a high level of buying among corporate insiders. With U.S. stock markets within a few percentage points of their all-time highs, finding stocks poised for future... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Something curious is going on with the loonieThe Canadian dollar has become, arguably, the most predictable tradable asset o
Something curious is going on with the loonie
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 minutes ago
The Canadian dollar has become, arguably, the most predictable tradable asset on the planet. It’s almost mathematically impossible for the loonie to track bond yield spreads and crude prices more closely. It’s not supposed to work this way and I... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
NC regulator OKs Duke Energy Piedmont Natural Gas merger AP News | 09/29/16 03:29 PM CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- North Carolina regulator
NC regulator OKs Duke Energy Piedmont Natural Gas merger
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 18 minutes ago
AP News | 09/29/16 03:29 PM CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- North Carolina regulators are allowing Duke Energy to expand from being the country's largest electricity company to selling natural... Read more
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The Buffalo News
One Seneca Tower’s new owner brings can-do attitude to daunting projectOne Seneca Tower officially has a new owner, and possibly a new future. Dougla
One Seneca Tower’s new owner brings can-do attitude to daunting project
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 minutes ago
One Seneca Tower officially has a new owner, and possibly a new future. Douglas Jemal, the highly successful Washington, D.C., developer who reshaped parts of that city, completed his much-awaited purchase of Buffalo’s tallest building and... Read more
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asianage
Surgical strikes rattle Sensex, 465 points downThe surprise ‘surgical strikes carried out by the Indian army across the line o
Surgical strikes rattle Sensex, 465 points down
asianage / Posted 21 minutes ago
The surprise ‘surgical strikes carried out by the Indian army across the line of control (LOC) rattled equity markets on Thursday with both the Sensex and Nifty plunging over 2 per cent in the intra-day trade. Risk averse investors and traders were... Read more
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DW
Tax authorities in Denmark buy 'Panama Papers' evidence |Denmark's tax administration said Thursday it had paid an anonymous source for
Tax authorities in Denmark buy 'Panama Papers' evidence |
DW / Posted 22 minutes ago
Denmark's tax administration said Thursday it had paid an anonymous source for data from the "Panama Papers," the 11.5 million leaked documents from Panamanian law firm and corporate service provider Mossack Fonseca, some dating back to the 1970s.... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Snowball Effects appoints private capital headSnowball Effect has recently appointed former Bell Gully lawyer and entrepreneu
Snowball Effects appoints private capital head
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 23 minutes ago
Snowball Effect has recently appointed former Bell Gully lawyer and entrepreneur Cowan Finch as Head of Private Capital to work alongside companies seeking capital from wholesale investors. Mr Cowan has recently returned to New Zealand from time at... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Hydroworks already 'third of a way through' Australian capital raiseCredit card details are required to authenticate your account. You won't be cha
Hydroworks already 'third of a way through' Australian capital raise
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 23 minutes ago
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New Zealand's National Business Review
UPDATED Financial stocks slide on Wall StreetWall Street dropped, with financial and health care stocks leading the way. Fi
UPDATED Financial stocks slide on Wall Street
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 23 minutes ago
Wall Street dropped, with financial and health care stocks leading the way. Financial shares including Goldman Sachs fell amid concern about the industry because of Deutsche Bank, which is fighting a $US14 billion claim from the US Justice... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Singapore Airlines lifts 2016 profit in NZ as cheap oil cuts fuel billThe New Zealand branch of Singapore Airlines lifted annual profit by 63% as che
Singapore Airlines lifts 2016 profit in NZ as cheap oil cuts fuel bill
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 23 minutes ago
The New Zealand branch of Singapore Airlines lifted annual profit by 63% as cheap jet fuel helped the airline fatten margins while reaping smaller passenger revenues. Net profit rose to $7.9 million in the 12 months ended March 31, from $4.8 million... Read more
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