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13.11.2018

Even after sell-off, Blackstone's Wien avoids gloom on U.S. stocks

U.S. stocks have been battered over the last few weeks but a senior executive at Blackstone Group LP, one of the world's most influential asset managers, said there is no cause to be overly worried...
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13.11.2018

More pain in store for Italian bonds: NN IP CIO

Italian assets have further to fall before prices start to look attractive but the selloff will not trigger 2012-style contagion across the euro zone or require the ECB to step in, NN Investment...
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13.11.2018

Emerging debt, unlike most fixed income, not expensive: TCW's Foley

Emerging market debt is a rare fixed-income class that does not look too expensive, and could be an even more attractive investment if the U.S. dollar weakens, according to Penny Foley, portfolio...
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13.11.2018

Idol Father: Life Lessons with Chris Daughtry

You do not even have to win on a talent competition show like “American Idol” to launch yourself on a path to selling more than eight million albums.
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13.11.2018

Hedge funds resume attack on sterling as Brexit fears mount: McGeever

(The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters.)
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12.11.2018

Bernstein sees no U.S. bear market soon despite 'slow bleed' overhang

Six weeks of unusual U.S. stock market volatility are not dampening longtime market strategist Richard Bernstein's view that share prices will keep rising, even though the nine-year U.S. economic...
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12.11.2018

Guggenheim's Minerd says high corporate debt bodes ill for U.S. economy

Guggenheim Partners Global Chief Investment Officer Scott Minerd warned on Monday that the U.S. economy is on a collision course due to excessive corporate debt and said he has prepared by buying...
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12.11.2018

Citron's Left calls Tilray surge its 'worst day ever' in market

Andrew Left, one of Wall Street's most prominent short-sellers, said Tilray Inc gave his firm its "worst day ever in the market" two months ago when its shares almost doubled in one session, but he...
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12.11.2018

Rabobank explores sale of U.S. retail, wealth operations: sources

Dutch cooperative lender Rabobank is exploring the sale of its retail and wealth management operations in the United States in a deal that could top $1 billion, people familiar with the matter said...
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12.11.2018

Citron's Left makes U-turn and now sees value in China

Andrew Left, whose Citron Research has published critical reports on Chinese companies and profited when their shares dropped, is now making a contrarian call by going long on some.
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12.11.2018

Sustainable investing's secret weapon: Public pensions

(The writer is a Reuters contributor. The opinions expressed are his own.)
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12.11.2018

Foreigners sold Asian equities in October on worries over trade, slowing growth

Foreign investors sold Asian equities heavily in October on concerns over slowing earnings, higher U.S. interest rates and trade tensions between the United States and China.
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09.11.2018

CI Investments slightly increase SPDR gold holdings in third quarter: filing

CI Investments Inc [CIXCI.UL] slightly boosted its holdings in the world's biggest gold-backed exchange-traded fund during the third quarter, a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission 13F filing...
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09.11.2018

U.S. sues UBS, alleges crisis-era mortgage securities fraud

The U.S. government on Thursday filed a civil fraud lawsuit accusing UBS Group AG , Switzerland's largest bank, of defrauding investors in its sale of residential mortgage-backed securities leading...
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08.11.2018

Wells Fargo to combine private bank with ultra-rich client business

Wells Fargo & Co said on Thursday it is restructuring its wealth and investment management business to combine its two high-net worth operations, the private bank and Abbot Downing, under a new unit...
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08.11.2018

A better way to 'live forever,' even for nonbillionaires

Some Silicon Valley billionaires are looking for it - or at least a way to extend life spans dramatically, perhaps by hundreds of years.
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08.11.2018

CBS anchor Jeff Glor's first detour was through dentistry

If you think you have big shoes to fill at work, take a moment to consider Jeff Glor.
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08.11.2018

UBS faces new legal battle in U.S. over mortgage securities

UBS Group AG , Switzerland's largest bank, faces another potentially costly legal battle as the U.S. Department of Justice draws up civil charges over the sale of mortgage-backed securities in the...
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08.11.2018

Securities lending boom sparks concerns on returns and voting

Securities lending by investment funds has reached its highest level in a decade, as demand for corporate bonds surged more than 30 percent over the past 18 months and short selling of Tesla and...
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08.11.2018

Australian wealth giant AMP, under pressure, says tougher laws would 'distract'

Struggling Australian wealth manager AMP Ltd fears any new regulation of the finance sector would "distract" participants from acting ethically, it said on Thursday, striking a defiant tone after...
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