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3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

KKR Rescues Preferred Sands as Kravis Extends Lending Operation

KKR & Co., the private-equity firm led by billionaires Henry Kravis and George Roberts, is coming to the rescue of Preferred Sands, a supplier to oil and gas drillers that was forced to skip payments to lenders last year.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Investment Banking, Jefferies Group, Business News

7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Goldman Sachs Sees Risk of Stock Retreat on Rising Bond Yields

Global equities and bonds may retreat in the next three months, with stocks at risk of a brief selloff, as rising inflation boosts yields, according to a quarterly strategy report by Goldman Sachs Group Inc. The bank cut its rating on stocks to neutral, the equivalent of hold, for the next three months, a note to clients from its portfolio strategy ... (more)

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Related Topix: Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Financial Markets, Science / Technology

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Washington Post

Mnuchin to Get $4.5 Million Pay Package as Vice Chairman of CIT

CIT Group Inc., the lender that struck a deal to buy Steven T. Mnuchin's OneWest Bank, said the executive will be awarded an annual target compensation package of $4.5 million.

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Related Topix: CIT Group, Financial Services, Pasadena, CA, Goldman Sachs, Business News

Business Journal

How does T-Mobile CEO Legere's pay compare with other telecom CEOs?

Click through this slideshow to see how CEO pay at the largest four U.S. telecom carriers compared in 2013.

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Related Topix: T-Mobile, Sprint Nextel, Telecom, IT Services, SoftBank, Financial Services

Lexington Herald-Leader

UPS driver charged with stealing dozens of guns

Curtis Hays, 36, of Rancho Cucamonga, was taken into custody on a federal indictment filed Wednesday in federal court in Riverside.

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Related Topix: Rancho Cucamonga, CA, Riverside, Financial Services, Riverside (Riverside, CA)

Entrepreneur Magazine

How Letting Go and Connecting With Faith Saved My Business

Entrepreneurs are driven, ambitious, do-it-yourself overachievers. Relying on others to get done what we perceive as our job is not only counter-intuitive, it's often damn difficult to do.

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Related Topix: Goldman Sachs, Financial Services

Business Journal

After surviving a year of wild weather, nearly 30,000 oysters are moving out of the Inner Harbor

The oysters in the Inner Harbor are all grown up and moving out. Nine months after Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore Inc. planted nearly 40,000 baby oysters around the Inner Harbor, the oysters have reached maturity and are being transported to a sanctuary in the Chesapeake Bay.

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Related Topix: Weather, Financial Services, T Rowe Price Group

The Age

Japan lifts bar for green car aid with $30,000 off Toyotas

Japan is about to raise the bar for governments subsidizing zero-emission cars, as it pledges incentives that may exceed $30,000 a vehicle for Toyota Motor Corp.'s first hydrogen-powered sedan.

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Related Topix: Toyota Motor, Automakers, Investment Banking, Financial Services, Jefferies Group

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Borrowings under the facility bear interest at LIBOR --Constant ContactA , Inc. , which helps more than 600,000 small organizations create and grow customer relationships through a suite of online marketing... )--The Board of Directors of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. today announced that James J. Schiro, Lead Director and Chair of the Board's ... (more)

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Related Topix: Principal Financial Group, Insurance, Financial Services, Goldman Sachs, Cohen Group, Consulting, Real Estate, FelCor Lodging Trust

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Fresno Bee

As bribery case continues, CalPERS reaps profits from tainted investments

It's been one of the darkest chapters in CalPERS history, a bribery scandal that prompted a guilty plea from its former chief executive earlier this month.

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Related Topix: Pension, Personal Finance, Financial Services, Retirement, California Public Employees Retirement System

Financial Times

Goldman bankers to Babble on own chatroom

Goldman Sachs is spearheading an effort among Wall Street's biggest banks to develop a chat tool called Babble that could replace the instant messaging service on Bloomberg LP's ubiquitous terminals.

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Related Topix: Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Cohen Group, Consulting, Babble, Bloomberg LP, Media, IT Services, Michael Bloomberh, Privacy

Business Journal

Net income down at Federated in 2Q

Federated Investors Inc., Pittsburgh-based investment managers, posted second-quarter net income of $36.9 million, or 35 cents per share, below profits of $40.4 million, or 39 cents per share, a year ago.

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Related Topix: Federated Investors, Financial Services

Bellingham Herald

Charles Schwab to add 1,200 jobs in Texas

Gov. Rick Perry announced Thursday that the financial services company's Austin expansion will create 823 jobs and should generate $210 million in capital investment over the next decade.

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Related Topix: Charles Schwab, Rick Perry, US Governors

Business Journal

Drone software startup Airware raises $25M, helps save rhinos

Airware, led by founder and CEO Jonathan Downey, raised $25 million in new funding as it develops software for commercial drones.

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Related Topix: Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, Startups, Financial Services, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

Minot Daily News

Goldwater once again

Fifty Julys ago, up the road near San Francisco, in the unfortunately named Cow Palace, the Republican National Convention gave its presidential nomination to Arizona Sen. Barry Goldwater, who knew he would lose: Americans were not going to have a third president in 14 months.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Immigration Reform, US News, Jerry Brown, US Governors, California, Goldman Sachs, Financial Services

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Asian Startups Field Interest From Japan Investors

To understand the interest Asian technology companies are drawing from Japanese investors, listen to Tomas Laboutka, chief executive of Hong Kong-based startup HotelQuickly.

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Related Topix: Nippon Telegraph and Telephone, Telecom, SoftBank, Financial Services, Rakuten

Business Times

UBS says French tax probe bail at US$1.48b unwarranted

"We were notified today at a convocation hearing in Paris of an unprecedented and unwarranted amount of bail amounting to 1.1 billion euros in the ongoing investigation of UBS AG's French cross-border case," the Zurich-based bank said in an emailed statement following a inquiry from Reuters on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Ubs Ag, Banking, UBS Investment Bank, Investment Banking, UBS Financial Services

Reuters

UPDATE 2-Ex-Jefferies trader gets 2 years in prison in fraud case

A former Jefferies Group Inc managing director convicted of defrauding investors who traded mortgage bonds through a government program established after the 2008 financial crisis was sentenced on Wednesday to two years in prison.

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Related Topix: Investment Banking, Financial Services, Jefferies Group, Prison, Financial Markets, Criminal Defense Law, Law

TheStreet.com

Analysts' Actions: McDonald's, Xilinx, Microsoft, DuPont, More

The Welch ATM acquisition creates bullish sentiment, JP Morgan said. $45 12-month price target.

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Related Topix: Goldman Sachs, Financial Services

The Washington Post

German Power for 2015 Delivery Climbs to Highest in Four Months

German power for 2015 delivery, a benchmark contract in Europe, rose to a four-month high as European Union carbon permits traded near the highest level since March.

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Related Topix: Banking, Financial Services, Ubs Ag, UBS Investment Bank, Investment Banking, UBS Financial Services, Science / Technology

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