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Sydney Morning Herald
Rio Tinto to buy back another $US2.5b of sharesMining giant Rio Tinto will return proceeds from the recent $US2.7 billion sale
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted a minute ago
Mining giant Rio Tinto will return proceeds from the recent $US2.7 billion sale of its NSW coal operations to shareholders through a share buyback. The company on Friday announced an additional share buyback of $US2.5 billion ($3.2 billion),... Read more
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Boston Globe
General Catalyst hires its first female managing partnerGeneral Catalyst, one of Boston’s largest venture capital firms, has hired Holl
Boston Globe / Posted 2 minutes ago
General Catalyst, one of Boston’s largest venture capital firms, has hired Holly Maloney McConnell as the first female managing director in its 17-year history. The firm raised $845 million in its last funding round and now operates four offices... Read more
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Boston Globe
Making sense of Alnylam’s one-day gain of $3.5 billion“This move in Alnylam is crazy. I cannot believe what I’m seeing on my screen.”
Boston Globe / Posted 2 minutes ago
“This move in Alnylam is crazy. I cannot believe what I’m seeing on my screen.” That’s the text I received from a health care investor, who is long on Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, when I asked him late Wednesday to explain the stock’s incredible 52... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Auction boost as footy fever hits Richmond33/24 Tanner St in Richmond’s former Australian Knitting Mills factory is set t
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 3 minutes ago
33/24 Tanner St in Richmond’s former Australian Knitting Mills factory is set to be auctioned this week. A WAREHOUSE conversion inside an old Australian Knitting Mills factory is set to go under the hammer as a “sea of yellow and black” descends on... Read more
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News.com.au
Auction boost as footy fever hits Richmond33/24 Tanner St in Richmond’s former Australian Knitting Mills factory is set t
News.com.au / Posted 7 minutes ago
33/24 Tanner St in Richmond’s former Australian Knitting Mills factory is set to be auctioned this week. Source:Supplied A WAREHOUSE conversion inside an old Australian Knitting Mills factory is set to go under the hammer as a “sea of yellow and... Read more
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asianage
India may pump in Rs 50,000 crore stimulusNew Delhi: India’s government is considering a plan to loosen its fiscal defici
asianage / Posted 9 minutes ago
New Delhi: India’s government is considering a plan to loosen its fiscal deficit target to enable it to spend up to Rs 50,000 crore ($7.7 billion) more to halt an economic slowdown, two government officials with direct knowledge of the plan said on... Read more
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The North West Star
'Be a rate tart': switch savings accounts to get rates above 3pcFinancial expert Nicole Pedersen-McKinnon says becoming a rate tart is the only
The North West Star / Posted 12 minutes ago
Financial expert Nicole Pedersen-McKinnon says becoming a rate tart is the only way to get decent interest on savings accounts, without meeting onerous conditions. I note that in a recent column you recommended placing spare funds of $60 in a high... Read more
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Reuters
Hack of Wall St regulator rattles investors, lawmakersWASHINGTON (Reuters) - Wall Street’s top regulator came under fire on Thursday
Reuters / Posted 12 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Wall Street’s top regulator came under fire on Thursday over its cyber security and disclosure practices after admitting hackers had breached its database of corporate announcements in 2016 and may have used it for insider... Read more
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Reuters
Venture fundraising in yuan soars as investors target Chinese tech firmsHONG KONG (Reuters) - China-focused venture capital funds are increasing their
Reuters / Posted 12 minutes ago
HONG KONG (Reuters) - China-focused venture capital funds are increasing their bets on local technology companies and a further opening of Chinese domestic capital markets, raising money in the yuan at the fastest pace in five years. Fund managers... Read more
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BC Local News
Demand for hampers outstrips donations to Red Deer Food BankThe struggling Red Deer Food Bank will get a badly needed boost in donations fr
BC Local News / Posted 15 minutes ago
The struggling Red Deer Food Bank will get a badly needed boost in donations from two community fundraisers this weekend. So far, food stocks are simply not keeping up with growing community demand for hampers, said the food bank's... Read more
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BC Local News
‘Small number’ of RBC credit card holders affected in Equifax breach, bank saysTORONTO — RBC says "a small number" of its credit-card clients' personal inform
BC Local News / Posted 15 minutes ago
TORONTO — RBC says "a small number" of its credit-card clients' personal information may have been affected in the massive Equifax security breach. Bank spokesperson A.J. Goodman said in an email that RBC has not yet identified any impact to clients... Read more
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BC Local News
Canada-EU trade enters new era of openness as CETA comes into forceOTTAWA — Canadian companies have much greater access to one of the world's larg
BC Local News / Posted 15 minutes ago
OTTAWA — Canadian companies have much greater access to one of the world's largest markets starting Thursday, as a major trade deal between Canada and the European Union enters into force. Known as the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement, or... Read more
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SaukValley.com
New DaVita building in Sterling will replace current siteSTERLING – A new DaVita kidney dialysis center planned at the Sterling Commons
SaukValley.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
STERLING – A new DaVita kidney dialysis center planned at the Sterling Commons will replace the current site in town. DaVita and its subsidiary, Renal Treatment Centers-Illinois, have cleared the nearly $3.2 million Whiteside Dialysis project with... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'Be a rate tart': switch savings accounts to get rates above 3pcFinancial expert Nicole Pedersen-McKinnon says becoming a rate tart is the only
Daily Liberal / Posted 17 minutes ago
Financial expert Nicole Pedersen-McKinnon says becoming a rate tart is the only way to get decent interest on savings accounts, without meeting onerous conditions. I note that in a recent column you recommended placing spare funds of $60 in a high... Read more
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Money Management
SMSFs with more members shun riskier investmentsThe more members there are in a self-managed superannuation fund (SMSF) the mor
Money Management / Posted 18 minutes ago
The more members there are in a self-managed superannuation fund (SMSF) the more they tend to shun riskier equity markets and invest more heavily in cash, according to a report. The ‘Gender and group bias in SMSF allocation’ report by SuperConcepts... Read more
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Money Management
Fintech funding bolsters Australian alternatives marketStrong Government support for fintech and alternative finance has seen US$510 m
Money Management / Posted 18 minutes ago
Strong Government support for fintech and alternative finance has seen US$510 million raised in 2016, helping Australia take the crown as the Asia-Pacific’s second largest alternative finance market. The alternative finance market in Australia grew... Read more
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Money Management
ASIC facilitates crowd-sourced funding by public firmsThe Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has issued new guid
Money Management / Posted 18 minutes ago
The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has issued new guidance for public companies and crowd-funding platform operators on how to use the new crowd-sourced funding (CSF) regime. According to the regulator, the guidance would be... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Former BSP governor Amado M. Tetangco Jr. receives the Arangkada Philippines Lifetime Achievement AwardThe JFC presidents with past and present Arangkada Lifetime Achievement Awardee
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 minutes ago
The JFC presidents with past and present Arangkada Lifetime Achievement Awardees during the recently concluded sixth anniversary Arangkada Philippines Forum last September 14, 2017 at the Marriott Grand Ballroom (In photo L-R: Mr. Ho-Ik Lee (KCCI),... Read more
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Money Management
Canadian firm joins Neuberger BermanGlobal independent, employee-owned investment manager, Neuberger Berman, has we
Money Management / Posted 18 minutes ago
Global independent, employee-owned investment manager, Neuberger Berman, has welcomed Toronto-based investment firm, Brenton Hill Capital’s (BHC’s) team, which is set to join Neuberger Berman. Neuberger Berman expected to enhance its quantitative... Read more
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Money Management
Planner super competence questionedThe competence of financial planners to provide appropriate advice around super
Money Management / Posted 18 minutes ago
The competence of financial planners to provide appropriate advice around superannuation has been identified as an area of concern by two offshore academics providing a submission to the Productivity Commission (PC) inquiry into the competitive and... Read more
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Money Management
WHSP records highest ever full year profitRegular profit after tax for Washington H. Soul Pattinson and Company (WHSP) ha
Money Management / Posted 18 minutes ago
Regular profit after tax for Washington H. Soul Pattinson and Company (WHSP) has been recorded at $282.0 million for the full year, increasing 59.1 per cent from the previous corresponding period, in thediversified investment house’s highest ever... Read more
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The Age
Macquarie leapfrogs Goldman to join top tier of commodity banksMacquarie Group has overtaken Goldman Sachs to break into the top three banks f
The Age / Posted 19 minutes ago
Macquarie Group has overtaken Goldman Sachs to break into the top three banks for commodities business, having significantly expanded its US energy operations in recent years while rivals cut back. The rise of Macquarie marks a huge shake-up in... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
SEC under fire for being hacked despite warnings on securityWASHINGTON (AP) — The Securities and Exchange Commission waited until Wednesday
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 19 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Securities and Exchange Commission waited until Wednesday to disclose a hack of its corporate filing system that occurred last year. The disclosure raises questions about the agency's ability to protect important financial... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Macquarie leapfrogs Goldman to join top tier of commodity banksMacquarie Group has overtaken Goldman Sachs to break into the top three banks f
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 minutes ago
Macquarie Group has overtaken Goldman Sachs to break into the top three banks for commodities business, having significantly expanded its US energy operations in recent years while rivals cut back. The rise of Macquarie marks a huge shake-up in... Read more
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Business Insider
Rubicon — a macro hedge fund in London — has lost a third of its value this yearNEW YORK – Rubicon Fund Management, a large London hedge fund focused on tradin
Business Insider / Posted 21 minutes ago
NEW YORK – Rubicon Fund Management, a large London hedge fund focused on trading around global economic events, has suffered a 33.2% loss in its flagship fund this year. The losses were disclosed in investor documents reviewed by Business... Read more
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Business Wire
CORRECTING and REPLACING Synergy Pharmaceuticals to Present at Upcoming September Investor ConferencesNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In the release dated September 6, 2017, the presenta
Business Wire / Posted 22 minutes ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In the release dated September 6, 2017, the presentation date and time for the Cantor Fitzgerald Global Healthcare Conference should be changed to Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 9:45 a.m. Eastern Time (instead of Monday,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Depa predicts e-commerce to triple to B2.1tnThailand Post is collaborating with Depa to help mom and pop shops in rural are
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 24 minutes ago
Thailand Post is collaborating with Depa to help mom and pop shops in rural areas join the e-commerce community. Retail e-commerce value in Thailand is projected to reach 2.1 trillion baht in 2022, three times higher than 2016, thanks to intense... Read more
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FOX Business
Yield Stocks Safe for RetireesStocks that offer retirees strong dividend yields and minimal risk are out ther
FOX Business / Posted 24 minutes ago
Stocks that offer retirees strong dividend yields and minimal risk are out there -- if you know where to look. To get you started, here are three that combine both of these key attributes. They include Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO), Kimberly-Clark (NYSE: KMB)... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Bond market sees huge influxAriya: Doubtful that inflow is hot money Massive net foreign inflows into the
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 24 minutes ago
Ariya: Doubtful that inflow is hot money Massive net foreign inflows into the local bond market have been detected this month as foreign investors shift their appetite to low-risk assets in search of combined currency and yield gains, says the Thai... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Unitholders vote for Dusit Thani fund to become REITThe Dusit Thani Hotel on Rama IV Rood is a leading hotel of Dusit Thani Plc. MI
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 24 minutes ago
The Dusit Thani Hotel on Rama IV Rood is a leading hotel of Dusit Thani Plc. MINTRA RITTA-APINAN Dusit Thani Plc, a leading hotel and property development company, yesterday announced that most unitholders of the Dusit Thani Freehold and Leasehold... Read more
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