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Biden calls Russia biggest threat to international order - Reuters

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 05:35

Reuters

Biden calls Russia biggest threat to international order
Reuters
Joe Biden, Vice President of the United States speaks at the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland January 18, 2017. REUTERS/Ruben Sprich. By Noah Barkin | DAVOS, Switzerland. DAVOS, Switzerland U.S. Vice ...
Joe Biden Is Warning About the Collapse of the 'World Order' as He Says GoodbyeTIME
Leonid Bershidsky: Ukraine's survival strategy for the Trump eraKyiv Post

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Stocks, dollar steady after Trump-led dip - Reuters

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 05:04

Reuters

Stocks, dollar steady after Trump-led dip
Reuters
People walk through the lobby of the London Stock Exchange in London, Britain August 25, 2015. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett/File photo. 1/3. left. right. Pedestrians stand in front of an electronic board showing Japan's Nikkei average outside a brokerage ...
World Stocks Turn Lower as Investors Monitor Volatile DollarNew York Times
Asian stocks close mixed as investors warily await TrumpMarketWatch
Loonie in Hottest Streak Since 1970 as U.S. Dollar RetrenchesBloomberg
CNBC -Nasdaq -DailyFX -Yahoo Finance
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The Latest: IMF chief says dealing with inequalities is key - Washington Post

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 05:00

Washington Post

The Latest: IMF chief says dealing with inequalities is key
Washington Post
DAVOS, Switzerland — The Latest on the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland (all times local):. 11:55 a.m.. Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund, says that dealing with inequalities will have to be a central ...
Lagarde Urges Wealth Distribution as Dalio Warns on PopulismBloomberg
Middle classes in crisis, IMF's Christine Lagarde tells Davos 2017The Guardian
IMF's Lagarde says 'I told you so' on populist backlashCNBC
Evening Standard -The Independent (registration) -RTT News -Business Standard
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Japan Hotel Chain Under Fire Over Denial of Rape of Nanking - New York Times

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 01:12

Japan Hotel Chain Under Fire Over Denial of Rape of Nanking
New York Times
TOKYO — A fast-growing Japanese hotel chain is facing criticism over a book penned by the hotel's owner that says the Rape of Nanking was fabricated. APA Group, a Tokyo-based land developer and operator of 400-plus hotels, drew fire for spreading the ...

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In Final Speech, Hong Kong Leader Warns on Independence Push - New York Times

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 23:23

Xinhua

In Final Speech, Hong Kong Leader Warns on Independence Push
New York Times
HONG KONG — Hong Kong's outgoing leader warned in his farewell policy speech Wednesday that independence for the Chinese-controlled territory is not possible. In his annual address to the legislature, Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying said that Hong ...
Five Problems That Hong Kong's Leader Found Too Hard to FixBloomberg
Asia stocks hover near three-month highs; sterling in spotlightReuters
Asia stocks up as Trump's dollar comment boosts exporters; sterling shinesYahoo News
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New York protesters camp out at Goldman Sachs to oppose Trump - Business Insider

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 23:18

Business Insider

New York protesters camp out at Goldman Sachs to oppose Trump
Business Insider
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Dozens of protesters gathered outside of Goldman Sachs Group Inc headquarters on Tuesday to rally against President-elect Donald Trump's picking several former executives of the Wall Street bank for top jobs in his administration.
Protesters in swamp-thing masks rally at Goldman SachsNew York Daily News
Why a Regretful Donald Trump Voter Is Now Protesting Goldman SachsFortune
Protesters brave rainy weather to protest Trump's Cabinet picks outside Goldman SachsNew York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
Financial Times -Bloomberg -TheStreet.com
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Toshiba mulls chips business stake sale to Western Digital : source - Yahoo News

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 23:02

Yahoo News

Toshiba mulls chips business stake sale to Western Digital : source
Yahoo News
The logo of Toshiba Corp is pictured at its headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, August 31, 2015. REUTERS/Yuya Shino/File Photo. More. By Makiko Yamazaki and Kentaro Hamada. TOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp <6502.T> is looking to sell a minority stake in its ...
Toshiba Considering Spinoff of Memory-Chip BusinessBloomberg
Toshiba in talks to sell chip business stake to Western Digital: sourceReuters
Toshiba considering spinning off semiconductor business: NikkeiCNBC
MarketWatch -The Register -The Mainichi -Nikkei Asian Review
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Asian Stocks Directionless, Dollar Steadies After Slide - New York Times

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 21:42

Asian Stocks Directionless, Dollar Steadies After Slide
New York Times
HONG KONG — Most Asian stock indexes lacked direction Wednesday following a sharp correction overnight in the dollar that sapped investor momentum. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 index shed 0.2 percent to 18,776.45 and South ...

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Speech by FS at Asia Private Equity Forum 2017 - 7thSpace Interactive (press release)

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 21:28

Speech by FS at Asia Private Equity Forum 2017
7thSpace Interactive (press release)
It is a pleasure for me to be here this morning, to have this welcome opportunity to address you at this prestigious annual forum. An eventful time, I might add, given that the Hong Kong Venture Capital and Private Equity Association celebrates its ...

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Asia stocks up as Trump's dollar comment boosts exporters; sterling shines - Reuters

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 21:24

Reuters

Asia stocks up as Trump's dollar comment boosts exporters; sterling shines
Reuters
Pedestrians stand in front of an electronic board showing Japan's Nikkei average outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, December 1, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon -. 1/2. left. right. A bank employee counts pound notes at Kasikornbank in Bangkok, ...
Asian Stocks Directionless, Dollar Steadies After SlideNew York Times
Speech by FS at Asia Private Equity Forum 20177thSpace Interactive (press release)
United States Congress set to introduce Hong Kong human rights act 'in coming days'TODAYonline
The Market Mogul
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Samsung chief questioned behind closed doors in arrest warrant hearing - Reuters

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 20:34

Reuters

Samsung chief questioned behind closed doors in arrest warrant hearing
Reuters
Jay Y. Lee, center, vice chairman of Samsung Electronics, arrives to be questioned as a suspect in bribery case in the influence-peddling scandal that led to the president's impeachment at the office of the independent counsel in Seoul, South Korea ...
These Wagers Helped South Korea Buck Fund Outflows After Trump's WinBloomberg
Samsung heir awaits court decision on possible arrestYahoo News
Seoul court begins reviewing arrest of Samsung heirU.S. News & World Report
CNBC -Android Headlines -Indiana Gazette -Xinhua
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Commerce Pick Wilbur Ross to Divest at Least 80 Holdings - New York Times

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 19:59

New York Times

Commerce Pick Wilbur Ross to Divest at Least 80 Holdings
New York Times
Wilbur L. Ross, a billionaire investor whom President-elect Donald J. Trump chose for commerce secretary, reached a divestiture agreement posted on Tuesday by the Federal Office of Government Ethics. Credit Jonathan Ernst/Reuters. Wilbur L. Ross ...
Trump's Commerce Pick Outsourced Thousands Of Jobs And Oversaw A Deadly Coal DisasterHuffington Post
Trump Commerce pick Wilbur Ross keeping some of his empireCNNMoney
Trump's Commerce Department Pick Wilbur Ross to Sever Ties to His Firm to Avoid Financial ConflictsWall Street Journal
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Can Hong Kong Stocks Rally Despite China Chill? - Barron's

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 19:47

Barron's

Can Hong Kong Stocks Rally Despite China Chill?
Barron's
Strategists say the Hang Seng can rise 7% but investors need to closely watch these three big issues. Email; Print; 0 Comments; Order Reprints. Facebook. Share. Twitter. Google+. smaller; Larger. close ...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks hover near 3-month highs; sterling in spotlightNasdaq
Chinese Stocks Stabilize After Longest Losing Streak Since 2015Bloomberg
Hong Kong stocks rally as stronger pound seen boosting firms with European exposureSouth China Morning Post
Nikkei Asian Review -TODAYonline -Fox Business -The Star Online
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Dollar near six-week low, pressured by Trump's dollar comment - Reuters

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 19:38

Reuters

Dollar near six-week low, pressured by Trump's dollar comment
Reuters
TOKYO The dollar index wallowed near six-week lows on Wednesday, pressured by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's comments showing concern over the currency's strength, while sterling edged down after posting its biggest one-day gain since at least ...
Dollar fights back but traders on edge over TrumpYahoo News
Gold, Gold Equities Posting Big GainsTheStreet.com
BlackRock: We Still See Dollar Grind Higher, But...Barron's (blog)
Wall Street Journal -Benzinga -ABC Online -The Australian Financial Review
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Chuck E. Cheese Looks To Play In The Public Market Again, Report Says - Forbes

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 19:09

Forbes

Chuck E. Cheese Looks To Play In The Public Market Again, Report Says
Forbes
Chuck E. Cheese likes to say it's a place where a kid can be a kid — but soon it could also be where antsy restaurant investors park their cash. A new report is indicating the kid-focused pizza joint and arcade center is considering re-entering the ...
Exclusive: Restaurant chain Chuck E. Cheese prepares IPO - sourcesReuters
Chuck E. Cheese prepped for IPO: reportMarketWatch
Want a piece of the pie? Chuck E. Cheese's parent company may go public, report saysDallas News (blog)
Seeking Alpha
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HPE to Acquire Data-Storage Startup SimpliVity for $650 Million in Cash - Wall Street Journal

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 18:17

Wall Street Journal

HPE to Acquire Data-Storage Startup SimpliVity for $650 Million in Cash
Wall Street Journal
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co. said Tuesday it would acquire data-storage startup SimpliVity Corp. for $650 million in cash, a steep discount to the startup's most recent $1 billion valuation. SimpliVity, founded in 2009, combines storage, computing ...
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Pays $650 Million In Cash For SimpliVityForbes
HP Enterprise just bought a $1 billion startup for $650 millionBusiness Insider
How Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co Gained 52% in 2016Motley Fool
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Deutsche Bank and Justice Dept. Complete Deal on Mortgage Crisis - New York Times

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 17:37

New York Times

Deutsche Bank and Justice Dept. Complete Deal on Mortgage Crisis
New York Times
In addition to a civil penalty, Deutsche Bank's settlement with the Justice Department calls for it to provide $4.1 billion in consumer relief. Credit Brendan McDermid/Reuters. The Justice Department completed a deal with Deutsche Bank on Tuesday that ...
Deutsche Bank finalizes $7.2 billion settlementCNNMoney
It's official: Deutsche Bank reaches $7.2 billion RMBS settlementHousingWire
Deutsche Bank to pay $7.2B US mortgage settlementUSA TODAY
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United tops profit forecasts - CNBC

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 16:55

CNBC

United tops profit forecasts
CNBC
On a per-share basis, the Chicago-based company said it had net income of $1.26. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were $1.78 per share. The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks ...
United Airlines Reports Full-Year and Fourth-Quarter 2016 PerformancePR Newswire (press release)
United's Profit Tops Estimates With Boost From Stronger AirfaresBloomberg
United tops 4Q profit forecastsU.S. News & World Report
MarketWatch -Zacks.com -Benzinga -ETF Daily News (blog)
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CSX Corp.'s fourth-quarter profit declines 2 percent - U.S. News & World Report

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 16:15

U.S. News & World Report

CSX Corp.'s fourth-quarter profit declines 2 percent
U.S. News & World Report
CSX Corp.'s fourth-quarter profit declined 2 percent as the railroad worked to limit its costs while shipping demand remained weak. Jan. 17, 2017, at 5:09 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. CSX Corp.'s fourth-quarter profit declines ...
CSX Corporation Announces Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2016 EarningsYahoo Finance
CSX Q4 Profit Down - UpdateNasdaq
CSX Corp. misses Q4 earnings, but sales come in above expectationsMarketWatch
Morningstar.com -Beloit Daily News -Livingston Enterprise -Benzinga
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