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Stamford Advocate
Wall Street alum Sallie Krawcheck just raised $32 million for her investing platform — here's what it's like to use itInvesting — when done right — is one of the best ways to make your money work f
Stamford Advocate / Posted a minute ago
Investing — when done right — is one of the best ways to make your money work for you, and it's critical for retiring comfortably. But the uncertainty and risk that comes with the markets is very often a major deterrent, especially for women, who... Read more
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Calculated Risk
Existing Home Sales, Unemployment Claims, Jackson Hole Economic SymposiumThursday: • At 8:30 AM ET, The initial weekly unemployment claims report will
Calculated Risk / Posted 2 minutes ago
Thursday: • At 8:30 AM ET, The initial weekly unemployment claims report will be released. The consensus is for 236 thousand initial claims, up from 232 thousand the previous week. • At 10:00 AM, Existing Home Sales for July from the National... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
An investment strategy that helped trigger the global financial crisis is making a comebackPhoto by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The use of credit default swaps (CDS) i
Business Insider Australia / Posted 4 minutes ago
Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The use of credit default swaps (CDS) is back on the rise, as investors take risks in the search for extra returns amid low volatility. A CDS is where the seller of a derivative receives additional payments... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Lachlan Murdoch and Bruce Gordon have cleared another hurdle in their pursuit of the Ten NetworkTen’s Master Chef. Image: Network Ten The Competition watchdog, the ACCC (Aust
Business Insider Australia / Posted 4 minutes ago
Ten’s Master Chef. Image: Network Ten The Competition watchdog, the ACCC (Australian Competition and Consumer Commission), has decided it won’t oppose the acquisition of the Ten Network by billionaires Bruce Gordon and Lachlan Murdoch, partly... Read more
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WA Today
Santos halves half-year loss to $640mSantos swung to a first-half underlying profit on Thursday, beating analyst est
WA Today / Posted 4 minutes ago
Santos swung to a first-half underlying profit on Thursday, beating analyst estimates, helped by strong oil and gas prices and lower production costs, but held off on reinstating a dividend as it focuses on paying down debt. ​Australia's... Read more
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Perth Now
Inside Nine’s $203 million lossNINE Entertainment has slipped to a $203.4 million full-year loss due to previo
Perth Now / Posted 4 minutes ago
NINE Entertainment has slipped to a $203.4 million full-year loss due to previously announced writedowns of assets including its free-to-air TV network. Total revenue slipped three per cent to $1.24 billion but a group-wide five per cent reduction in... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Ex-Beaumont official accused of corruption settles securities chargesBEAUMONT, Calif. - A federal case involving securities violations by the former
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 minutes ago
BEAUMONT, Calif. - A federal case involving securities violations by the former city manager for Beaumont, along with the Beaumont Financing Authority, was settled Wednesday with agreements to pay financial penalties -- without admissions of... Read more
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Adelaide Now
ACCC clears possible Ten takeoverLACHLAN Murdoch and Bruce Gordon are clear to make a takeover bid for the Ten N
Adelaide Now / Posted 5 minutes ago
LACHLAN Murdoch and Bruce Gordon are clear to make a takeover bid for the Ten Network after getting clearance from the competition regulator. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has ruled a proposed joint bid by the billionaires, who... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Former CIA agent wants to buy Twitter to kick Trump offWASHINGTON (AP) — Former undercover CIA agent Valerie Plame Wilson is looking t
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former undercover CIA agent Valerie Plame Wilson is looking to crowdfund enough money to buy Twitter so President Donald Trump can’t use it. Wilson launched the fundraiser last week, tweeting: “If @Twitter executives won’t shut... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Alleged mastermind behind tax-evasion scheme ordered to pay $8.5m to ATO A Melbourne man alleged to have masterminded a massive tax-evasion sch
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 minutes ago
to ATO A Melbourne man alleged to have masterminded a massive tax-evasion scheme has been hit with a personal tax bill of $8.5 million, despite claiming his only asset is an old Ford... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Wall Street alum Sallie Krawcheck just raised $32 million for her investing platform — here's what it's like to use itInvesting — when done right — is one of the best ways to make your money work f
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 minutes ago
Investing — when done right — is one of the best ways to make your money work for you, and it's critical for retiring comfortably. But the uncertainty and risk that comes with the markets is very often a major deterrent, especially for women, who... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Powerball jackpot is up to $700 million, but where does all the money go?Do you have your ticket? The Powerball jackpot is up to $700 million, making i
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 9 minutes ago
Do you have your ticket? The Powerball jackpot is up to $700 million, making it the second-largest lottery jackpot in US history. With people lining up to get tickets, we wondered, where does all the lottery money go? To get your hands on a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
ACCC clears possible Ten takeoverLACHLAN Murdoch and Bruce Gordon are clear to make a takeover bid for the Ten N
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 minutes ago
LACHLAN Murdoch and Bruce Gordon are clear to make a takeover bid for the Ten Network after getting clearance from the competition regulator. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has ruled a proposed joint bid by the billionaires, who... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"Bitcoin Saved My Life..."Authored by Joe Withrow via InternationalMan.com, Eli’s mother was dying from
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 minutes ago
Authored by Joe Withrow via InternationalMan.com, Eli’s mother was dying from cancer. Eli is 33 years old. He owns a shoe store in Caracas, Venezuela. His mother has bone cancer. Venezuela’s currency is the bolivar. It lost 62% of its purchasing... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Japanese Bond Market Volume Collapses To Record LowWith volatility at record lows... The Japanese bond market remains paralyzed w
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 minutes ago
With volatility at record lows... The Japanese bond market remains paralyzed with trading volumes hitting record lows as private bondholders no longer dare to even breathe without instructions from the central bank. Gross purchases of JGBs by... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hershey Trust to sell 4.5 million shares of Hershey CoREUTERS: Hershey Trust Co, the charitable trust which controls chocolate maker
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 minutes ago
REUTERS: Hershey Trust Co, the charitable trust which controls chocolate maker Hershey Co , said on Wednesday it would sell 4.5 million shares of Hershey's common stock. The trust said it would sell 3 million Hershey's shares to Morgan Stanley and... Read more
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Fortune
HP's Solid Quarter Is Not Enough to Rally Wall StreetThe printing and personal computer giant said on Wednesday that its sales grew
Fortune / Posted 15 minutes ago
The printing and personal computer giant said on Wednesday that its sales grew 11% year-over-year in its fiscal third quarter to $13.1 billion. But despite the gain, HP’s shares dropped a little over 1% in after-hours trading to $18.60. It didn’t... Read more
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Mumbrella
SCA profits up 40.7% with regional affiliate agreements driving revenue gainsSouthern Cross Austereo had a positive end to fiscal year 2017, reporting a net
Mumbrella / Posted 16 minutes ago
Southern Cross Austereo had a positive end to fiscal year 2017, reporting a net profit after tax (NPAT) increase of 40.7%, and revenue growth of $690.8m (up 7.5%). The company’s NPAT was $108.6m, and EBITDA (earnings before interest, tax,... Read more
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Mumbrella
SCA invests in QIC for shopping centre advertisingSCA has announced its investment in property owner QIC to provide out of home s
Mumbrella / Posted 16 minutes ago
SCA has announced its investment in property owner QIC to provide out of home solutions in shopping centres. SCA INVESTS IN DIGITAL OUT OF HOME MARKET Southern Cross Austereo today announced that it has entered into a long term partnership with... Read more
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Mumbrella
HT&E posts mixed results as soft radio market drags on revenueHT&E has seen a 75% boost in revenue in the first results since the company sol
Mumbrella / Posted 16 minutes ago
HT&E has seen a 75% boost in revenue in the first results since the company sold off its newspaper interests and rebranded, but chairman Peter Cosgrove admitted performance has been mixed with a weak radio market dragging the business back. HT&E CEO... Read more
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Mumbrella
Murdoch and Gordon's joint bid for Ten given go-ahead by ACCCThe Australian Consumer and Competition Commission (ACCC) won’t stand in the wa
Mumbrella / Posted 16 minutes ago
The Australian Consumer and Competition Commission (ACCC) won’t stand in the way of Lachlan Murdoch and Bruce Gordon’s joint takeover bid of the embattled Network Ten. Ten: Currently in administration Speculation about a joint venture between two... Read more
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Mumbrella
Nine profits down following writedown of TV licences, but digital continues to climbNine Entertainment Network’ s writedown of its TV licences, as flagged in its e
Mumbrella / Posted 16 minutes ago
Nine Entertainment Network’ s writedown of its TV licences, as flagged in its earlier half yearly financial results, has put the company into loss for 2017. The network reported total revenues of 1.238b for the year, a 3.5% year on decline on the... Read more
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Philly.com
Counting down the final days of a stand-alone DuPont Co.American voters’ embrace of Donald Trump last fall — that rejection of business
Philly.com / Posted 17 minutes ago
American voters’ embrace of Donald Trump last fall — that rejection of business as usual — echoed an upheaval in corporate America the year before, when professional investors holding DuPont and Dow Chemical Co. stock embraced the radical... Read more
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Philly.com
Former CIA agent wants to buy Twitter to kick Trump offWASHINGTON (AP) - Former undercover CIA agent Valerie Plame Wilson is looking t
Philly.com / Posted 17 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Former undercover CIA agent Valerie Plame Wilson is looking to crowdfund enough money to buy Twitter so President Donald Trump can't use it. Wilson launched the fundraiser last week, tweeting: "If @Twitter executives won't shut... Read more
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EuroNews
EU worker exodus threatens UK food industry, some leaving already - surveyBy Andy Bruce LONDON (Reuters) – Nearly half of businesses operating in Britain
EuroNews / Posted 20 minutes ago
By Andy Bruce LONDON (Reuters) – Nearly half of businesses operating in Britain’s food supply chain say European Union workers are thinking about leaving because of uncertainty around Brexit, an industry survey showed on Thursday. Food processing... Read more
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EuroNews
UK car output reverses downward trend with 7.8 percent rise in JulyLONDON (Reuters) – British car production rose by an annual 7.8 percent in July
EuroNews / Posted 20 minutes ago
LONDON (Reuters) – British car production rose by an annual 7.8 percent in July as manufacturers boosted output ahead of the key selling month of September, an industry body said on Thursday, reversing the downward trend recorded in recent months.... Read more
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The Star
CIMB Research retains Add for IHH Healthcare, higher target price of RM6.99KUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Equities Research is maintaining its Add for IHH Healthcare
The Star / Posted 20 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Equities Research is maintaining its Add for IHH Healthcare with higher sum-of-parts based target price of RM6.99 from the earlier RM6.84. Its last traded price was RM6. It said on Thursday IHH reported 2Q17 profit after tax and... Read more
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The Star
Thursday, August 24MarketWatch: U.S. stocks closed lower on Wednesday as investors grappled with a
The Star / Posted 20 minutes ago
MarketWatch: U.S. stocks closed lower on Wednesday as investors grappled with a threat from President Donald Trump to shut down the government if Congress fails to fund a Mexico border wall. The DJIA fell 87.8 points, or 0.4%, to 21,812.09, the S&P... Read more
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The Star
AmBank-RHB merger lacked influential shareholder to see it throughPETALING JAYA: The failed merger between RHB Bank Bhd and AMMB Holdings Bhd (Am
The Star / Posted 20 minutes ago
PETALING JAYA: The failed merger between RHB Bank Bhd and AMMB Holdings Bhd (AmBank) did not have a main driver who could ensure it came to fruition. According to officials close to the banking industry, shareholders from both sides did not see the... Read more
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Market Watch
Fairfax sells Singapore’s First Capital to Mitsui Sumitomo for $1.6 billionCanada’s Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. confirmed Wednesday evening that it so
Market Watch / Posted 20 minutes ago
Canada’s Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. confirmed Wednesday evening that it sold Singapore-based property-and-casualty insurer First Capital to Japanese insurer Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co. for $1.6 billion. Fairfax, a Toronto-based holding... Read more
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