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19.03.2019

Overdone? Short EU equities 'most crowded' trade for first time

Fund managers have named bearish bets in European equities as the "most crowded" trade in Bank of America Merrill Lynch's survey for the first time in its history, suggesting sentiment for one of the...
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18.03.2019

Role of a Lifetime: Life Lessons with Peter Krause

If you are looking for steady work, it is probably best not to go into show business. Unless you are Peter Krause, that is.
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15.03.2019

Mutual funds start to put their mouth where their money is

Corporate America's biggest shareholders have traditionally been content with sharing their views on a company's strategy privately with management.
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15.03.2019

Equity funds see biggest weekly inflows in a year: BAML

Investors plowed $14.2 billion into global equity funds this week, the largest amount in a year as investors jumped on to 2019's stock market rally, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on Friday,...
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15.03.2019

Advantage Lithium replaces CEO in wake of college admissions scandal

Advantage Lithium Corp said on Thursday it has temporarily replaced Chief Executive David Sidoo as he battles U.S. fraud charges connected to a sweeping college admissions scandal.
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15.03.2019

TPG Rise founder leaves firm in wake of U.S. college admissions scandal

TPG Capital senior executive Bill McGlashan on Thursday left the private equity firm after he was charged in connection with a U.S. college fraud scheme that has ensnared Hollywood celebrities and...
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13.03.2019

U.S. stock funds lose inflows as stock rally continues

U.S. investors ended their longest buying streak since October by pulling money out of domestic stock mutual fund and exchange-traded funds last week on global concerns about economic growth in...
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12.03.2019

Your Money: Pay yourself first? Last is how small biz often works

Everyone knows the Golden Rule of business is to pay yourself first. But more than half of small business owners are going months without pay - if they are taking any at all.
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08.03.2019

Worst start to year for equity flows since 2008: BAML

A $10 billion wipeout over the last week has compounded the worst start to a year for equity flows since 2008, Bank of America Merrill Lynch strategists said on Friday.
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08.03.2019

Wealthy millennials boosting the art market

The global art market experienced another uptick in 2018, helped by an increase in the spending power of millennials, a report published by UBS and Art Basel said on Friday.
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05.03.2019

JPMorgan backs away from private prison finance

JPMorgan Chase & Co has decided to stop financing private operators of prisons and detention centers, which have become targets of protests over Trump administration immigration policies.
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05.03.2019

BB&T agrees to return funds to investors to settle SEC charges

The top U.S. securities regulator said on Tuesday that BB&T Securities has agreed to return more than $5 million to retail investors and pay a $500,000 penalty to settle charges that a firm it...
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04.03.2019

BlackRock makes case to own more U.S. TIPS

BlackRock, the world's biggest asset manager, on Monday recommended investors hold more U.S. Treasury Inflation Protected Securities (TIPS) as the Federal Reserve is expected to refrain from raising...
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04.03.2019

To save time and money, companies roll out caregiving benefits

When Laura Hirsch of Keller Texas had to find a rehabilitation center to help her father recover from a difficult surgery in September, the caregiving service Cariloop saved her a whole day.
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02.03.2019

BlueMountain names slate for PG&E board

PG&E Corp investor BlueMountain Capital Management LLC on Friday named 13 people it hopes to install as directors at the embattled power utility weeks after the company filed for bankruptcy in the...
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01.03.2019

U.S. consumer spending, factory data point to weak first quarter GDP growth

U.S. personal income fell for the first time in more than three years in January and consumer spending dropped by the most since 2009 in December, putting the economy on a weak growth path early in...
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01.03.2019

Your Money: State taxes are too hard for mere mortals to compute

Can regular people calculate their state taxes in light of the new U.S. tax law?
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01.03.2019

Big U.S. pension funds ask electric utilities for decarbonization plans

Top U.S. pension funds are asking electric utilities to accelerate efforts to cut carbon emissions but will not force the issue with proxy resolutions this spring, hoping market shifts and falling...
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01.03.2019

Investors favor equity ETFs, junk bonds as risk appetite grows: Lipper

Investors poured money into equity exchange-traded funds and high-yield "junk" bond funds in the week ended on Wednesday, as U.S. President Donald Trump said he would extend a deadline to delay...
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01.03.2019

Private equity investors fret about managers overpaying for deals

Some of the world's biggest private equity investors raised concerns this week that the $3.4 trillion leveraged buyout industry is overheating, as more fund managers pay top dollar for acquisitions...
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