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1 hr ago | The Age

Woodside faces opposition on share sale

Woodside Petroleum's proposed $US2.68 billion buyback of shares from Royal Dutch Shell is on a knife edge as evidence grows that large super funds are prepared to join fringe investors and vote against the proposal rather than sacrifice good corporate governance principles.


Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, Woodside Petroleum, Australia, Oceania, World News

1 hr ago | Business Journal

SEC charges South Florida penny stock CEO, former CFO with false financial reporting

The Securities and Exchange Commission filed a civil action against the CEO and former CFO of a West Palm Beach-based company alleging that they submitted false financial reports.


Related Topix: Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law, Corporate Governance, West Palm Beach, FL

5 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Proskauer's Capital Markets Group Releases Comprehensive U.S. IPO Analysis

Based on the Group's proprietary database of 100 IPOs that priced during 2013, the study examines key factors and aspects of the U.S. IPO market and provides market participants with extensive data about deal structures and terms, comments and timing, financial profiles and accounting disclosures, corporate governance, and expenses.


9 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Avoid Deutsche Bank On Risk Of Financials Being Misstated

Deutsche Bank has had a rough go of it for the past year or so. Shares have, after cresting $50 earlier in 2014, plummeted to the mid-$30s where we find them today.


Related Topix: The Db's, Pop/Rock

13 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. Reports Unaudited...

Net income attributable to shareholders of the parent for the quarter totaled All financial information presented in this press release is unaudited, consolidated and prepared in accordance with Taiwan-IFRS .


Related Topix: Semiconductors, Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Electronics

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Hispanic Business

Recordati Reports Excellent Results in the First Half 2014



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Looking to Leverage Subledger Accounting for More Flexible Financial...

Excel4apps , a provider of Excel-based financial inquiry and reporting software, consistently offers practical tips to help finance teams perform more accurately and efficiently as Oracle E-Business Suite users.



Releases 2014 Directorship 100 List; Bestows Top Honors on...

Globe Newswire is reporting that the National Association of Corporate Directors has announced the 2014 NACD Directorship 100.


Sys-Con Media

Magnum Hunter Resources to Host an Annual Investor Day on July 30, 2014

At the Investor Day, the Company will provide a specific operational overview, discuss its recent drilling and lease acquisition activities in the Utica Shale, Marcellus Shale and Williston Basin/Bakken Shale, review its midstream growth and operations, oilfield service operations, proved and resource potential reserves, review the status of recent ... (more)


Related Topix: Magnum Hunter Resources, Energy, Oil & Gas, World News, The Bahamas, Central America, Ohio, Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law


Orion Corporation's publication schedules for financial reporting in 2015

The Financial Statements and the report of the Board of Directors 2014 will be published on the Company's website at the latest in week 10/2015.


Related Topix: Europe, Finland, World News

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Hispanic Business

Macquarie Mexican REIT Announces Financial and Operating Results for...

Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended MMREIT reported an increase in total proportionately combined revenues of 38.6% to Ps.571.4 million for the quarter ended compared with Ps.412.4 million in the prior comparable period.


Related Topix: REIT, Personal Finance


Yen likely to weaken as BOJ continues QE

Japan seems likely to tolerate a further weakening of the yen as U.S. monetary policy gradually tightens over the next 12 months and the Bank of Japan maintains its large-scale purchases of domestic government bonds well into 2015.


Related Topix: Financial Markets

Fox News

Darden CEO Steps Down

Darden Restaurants CEO Clarence Otis will step down as chairman and chief executive of the restaurant group, the company said in a press release Monday.


Related Topix: Darden Restaurants, Restaurant Management, Business News

Top guns to be in Sebi's line of fire

In a major shift in penal procedure, a new listing regulation being put in place by the stock market regulator seeks to punish individuals rather than companies for violations.


The CPA Technology Advisor

Financial Restatements Fell Significantly During Past Decade

An in-depth academic analysis of trends and characteristics of restatements to public company financial statements in the United States in the 10-year period following the Sarbanes-Oxley Act reveals a substantial drop in the number and severity of restatements.


Related Topix: Corporate Governance, Law, University of Kansas

The Washington Post

Former Chicago transit official is Metroa s new chief financial officer

Metro announced Monday that it has hired a new chief financial officer, Dennis Anosike, who was chief financial officer of the Chicago Transit Authority for 12 years before taking a private sector job in 2009.


Related Topix: Business News

Hispanic Business

American Realty Capital Properties, Inc. Files (8-K) Disclosing...

AMERICAN REALTY CAPITAL PROPERTIES, INC. FILES Disclosing Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits Item 5.02.


Related Topix: Corporate Governance, Law, Corporate / Securities Law

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Hispanic Business

Notice of an Extraordinary General Meeting of East Capital Explorer AB

Registration for the meeting will commence at 12:30. Notification of participation In order to be entitled to participate at the EGM, shareholders must be recorded as shareholders in the printout of the share register maintained by Euroclear Sweden AB on Wednesday , preferably before 16:00.


Related Topix: Sweden, World News

Bangkok Post

New accounting rules to have big impact

The planned application of International Financial Reporting Standards 9 will have the greatest impact on banks and a significant influence on insurers locally, says KPMG Thailand.


Business Law Prof Blog

An Updated Draft of "Corporate Social Responsibility & Concession...

I have posted an updated draft of my latest piece, "Corporate Social Responsibility & Concession Theory" on SSRN .


Related Topix: Corporate Governance, Law, US News


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