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03.06.2020

Column: Spend or hoard? Fate of forced savings could define pandemic recovery - Mike Dolan

(The author is editor-at-large for finance and markets at Reuters News. Any views expressed here are his own)
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28.05.2020

Column: What COVID-19 is teaching us about how to reform Medicare

The COVID-19 pandemic has put a bright spotlight on weaknesses in many of the systems designed to protect Americans from risks. But with older people more susceptible to serious illness and death...
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27.05.2020

Ackman says hedge fund up 27% year to date, dumped Berkshire

William Ackman's hedge fund is boasting double-digit gains at a time many portfolios have sunk along with the economy during the coronavirus pandemic, after the billionaire investor plowed cash into...
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27.05.2020

Starboard set to win eight board seats at GCP Applied Technologies-sources

Hedge fund Starboard Value LP is close to having eight directors elected to the board of GCP Applied Technologies Inc at the chemical company's annual meeting, people familiar with the matter said...
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20.05.2020

Northern Trust shutting fund; an outlier or sign of future risk?

Northern Trust Corp's decision to liquidate a $1.8-billion prime money market fund was seen as an outlier event by industry analysts on Wednesday, but one that could portend more problems depending...
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20.05.2020

Retirement services provider Human Interest extends funding round to $50 million

Human Interest, which helps small and medium-sized businesses set up 401K plans for employees, said on Wednesday it had extended its Series C funding round to $50 million due to more demand during...
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20.05.2020

U.S. bank regulator finalizes new community lending rule

A U.S. banking regulator announced on Wednesday it had finalized work on a long-running effort to change community lending standards for banks.
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14.05.2020

Your small business and COVID-19 questions, answered

Small businesses are among the hardest hit as the coronavirus pandemic continues to cause economic uncertainty in communities across the United States.
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14.05.2020

U.S.-based stock funds post $3.2 billion weekly inflow: Lipper

U.S.-based stock funds posted $3.2 billion in inflows in the week ended on Wednesday, according to Lipper.
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13.05.2020

US money market assets increased in latest week: iMoneyNet

U.S. money market fund assets increased by $26.28 billion to $4.716 trillion in the week ended May 12, the Money Fund Report said on Wednesday.
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13.05.2020

Florida business lender accused of accounting fraud settles with SEC

Miami-area direct lending firm TCA Fund Management Group Corp and its affiliates reached a settlement with U.S. securities regulators over allegations of fraudulent revenue recognition that inflated...
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07.05.2020

Global hedge funds post April gains but still negative for the year: data

Global hedge funds posted their biggest monthly gain in more than a decade in April when stocks rocketed higher with the help of government rescue packages designed to fuel growth stalled by the...
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07.05.2020

U.S. stock funds shed $10.8 million in week: Lipper

U.S.-based stock funds posted $10.8 billion in outflows in the week ended ON Wednesday, according to Lipper.
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06.05.2020

US money market assets increased in latest week: iMoneyNet

U.S. money market fund assets increased by $37.80 billion to $4.690 trillion in the week ended May 5, the Money Fund Report said on Wednesday.
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01.05.2020

Fund managers fish for dividend plays amid sharp cuts

Some dividend fund managers are wading back into the shares of battered railroad stocks, energy companies and other economically sensitive, cyclical names, even as a host of companies have slashed...
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30.04.2020

Your unemployment questions, answered

U.S. jobless claims have exceeded 30 million since the coronavirus outbreak hit the country, wiping out a decade of job gains and sending many Americans scrambling to find work and cash in on...
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29.04.2020

US money market assets increased in latest week: iMoneyNet

U.S. money market fund assets increased by $72.69 billion to $4.652 trillion in the week ended April 28, the Money Fund Report said on Wednesday.
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29.04.2020

Fear, sticker shock over health insurance greet laid-off workers

If you were laid off in April, the health insurance from your job may stop at the end of the month. Then what?
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24.04.2020

Scaramucci's SkyBridge hit with heavy redemption requests as fund fell: letter

Investors in SkyBridge Capital asked for hundreds of millions of dollars back after the fund suffered a 23% loss in March when investments made by its debt-focused hedge fund managers soured, Anthony...
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23.04.2020

Your Money: Stimulus check confusion? Common questions, answered

In a little over a year, when Americans file their 2020 tax returns, much of what is going on with coronavirus-linked stimulus payments will finally add up.
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