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  1. Market Chatter- Corporate finance press digestRead the original story

    8 min ago | Reuters

    * Online music streaming service Spotify is working with Goldman Sachs for a new round of private fundraising which could potentially put off the initial public offering for another year, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. * Sunac China Holdings has agreed to buy a 49.3 percent stake in troubled Chinese property developer Kaisa Group , a report in the financial news magazine Caixin said on Friday, citing an unidentified senior company executive.

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  2. How Apple beat Hermes in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | ABS-CBN News

    Apple Inc has taken the number one luxury gifting spot in China from designer goods maker Hermes International SCA, according to a Hurun luxury report on Thursday, reflecting the iPhone maker's recent hot streak in the country. The U.S. tech firm's focus on glitzy stores and high prices helped it post a 70 percent rise in sales in China in the last three months of 2014 and powered the company to the largest profit in corporate history.

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  3. Meet Asia's Hottest New Hedge Funds, Whose Assets Soared in '14Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    The assets of Oryza Capital and Pine River China Fund have expanded at least eight times since the funds started in the second half of 2013. BosValen Asset Management, Pleiad Investment Advisors and Guard Capital Management were among the 2014 startups that raised hundreds of millions of dollars each within a few months.

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  4. Obamacare co-ops show promise and perilRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    The recent high-profile failure of the Co-opportunity co-op in Iowa and Nebraska made the fate of co-ops appear perilous to some. The health insurance co-ops spawned under Obamacare have had an impact in the marketplace, but their long-term viability will depend on their mettle in the marketplace, write Eli Y. Adashi, former dean of medicine and biological sciences, and medical student Allan Joseph in a JAMA "Viewpoint" article.

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  5. Thomson Reuters Calls the Bottom for GoldRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Resource Investing News

    The gold price was down on Thursday, sitting at $1,257 per ounce as of 1:23 p.m. EST, but fans of the yellow metal nevertheless received some good cheer. It came in the form of the second of two interim updates to Thomson Reuters' GFMS Gold Survey 2014 .

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  6. Frost & Sullivan Names InfinityAR Most Promising AR Startup in EuropeRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Information Technology

    Infinity Augmented Reality Inc. , which developed a software-based augmented reality engine, has received the 2015 Technology Innovation Award. The research group studied the leading AR companies in Europe.

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  7. Some investors still gaga for Alibaba despite revenue missRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    Alibaba Group's surprise revenue miss sent shares plunging on Thursday, but some investors say their enthusiasm for the Chinese e-commerce giant has not cooled given its long-term potential. "I don't think it's even a stumbling block," said Mark Yusko, head of the $4 billion Morgan Creek Capital Management.

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  8. Comparing The 3 Largest Management Services CompaniesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... definitions : Management Services companies engage in providing services to other businesses such as leadership consulting, research and analysis on corporate strategy, operations consulting, process analysis, and related services to assist with ...

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  9. Riding The Big Data Trends With InformaticaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... debt. It's easy to see the attraction - an industry that, even accounting for the superlatives of management consulting, is only going from strength to strength - no meaningful debt and solid cash flows, and the U.S. tax code is practically forcing ...

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  10. Wall Street Continues Apple Love Fest as $AAPL Closes at $118.90Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Mac Observer

    Shares of Apple Inc. ended Thursday at US$118.90 per share, just shy of its all-time closing high of $119.75 set on November 25th, 2014. Investors continued to pile on the love for the company two after its December quarter earnings report, giving the company a market capitalization of $692.6 billion.

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  11. Assistant Store ManagerRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Monster.com

    Thank you for your interest in the Assistant Store Manager. To begin the application process, please enter your information below.

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  12. Armanino Named 2014 Adaptive Insights Partner of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    Armanino LLP, the largest independent accounting and business consulting firm based in California, announced today that it has been named the Adaptive Insights Partner of the Year. The corporate performance management cloud software company's award recognizes Armanino as the leader among 200+ channel partners around the world for excellence in customer satisfaction, implementation and cloud evangelism.

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  13. SpaceX Video Stirs Excitement for Falcon HeavyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | TechNewsWorld

    SpaceX on Thursday released a computer-generated animation demonstrating how the three Falcon 9 cores of its Falcon Heavy rocket, scheduled for launch later this year, would return to Earth. The Falcon Heavy will be the most powerful rocket in the world, being able to lift more than 53 metric tons, or 117,000 pounds, into low earth orbit.

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  14. Is Democracy Dead In The West?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    We will find out the answer to the question posed in the title in the outcome of the contest between the new Greek government, formed by the political party Syriza, and the ECB and the private banks, with whose interests the EU and Washington align against Greece. The Spartans, whose red cloaks and military prowess struck fear into the hearts of both foreign invaders and Greek opponents in the city-states, are no more.

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  15. Goldman Set to Be Biggest Dow Component After Visa Stock SplitRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Goldman Sachs Group Inc. is poised to become the most heavily weighted component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average after Visa Inc. completes a 4-for-1 stock split. The Dow, which was created in 1896 by Dow Jones & Co.

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  16. Gartner to Host Annual Investor Day on February 12, 2015Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Freshnews

    ... distinct enterprises worldwide. Through the resources of Gartner Research, Gartner Executive Programs, Gartner Consulting and Gartner Events, we work with every client to research, analyze and interpret the business of IT within the context of their ...

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  17. Doggy Fitness Tracker Whistle Raises $15 Million, Acquires TaggRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    In a dog-eat-dog world, one doggy wearable buys another: San Francisco-based Whistle has acquired San Diego-based Tagg for an undisclosed sum, Whistle announced. Whistle and Tagg both make dog activity monitors that attach to Fido's collar, similar to the Fitbit and Jawbone trackers humans wear on their wrists.

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  18. Ho Ren Hua, Banyan Tree Scion Stays On the FrontlineRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    Follow Ho Ren Hua around the 13 China resorts owned or managed by Banyan Tree, a group started by his parents in 1984, and you will likely find the affable 33-year-old seriously taking notes at the front lines. Every couple of days he puts on paper the guest experiences, questions and feedback curated from his interactions with receptionists, concierges and porters.

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  19. Yahoo--Another Disappearing Giant With Nowhere To HideRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... and ComputerWorld. I am a former head of business development for Pepsico and Dupont, consultant with The Boston Consulting Group and am currently Managing Partner for Spark Partners. Harvard MBA. Hail from Chicago. Yahoo was once the #1 home page ...

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  20. On Native GroundDEMOCRACY Needs WhistleblowersRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2013 | American Reporter

    Yes, it is true that PRISM, the National Security Agency's data-mining program that is collecting phone and Internet records of millions of Americans, was started in 2007 during the Bush Administration. He could have pushed for safeguards to prevent the indiscriminate hoovering-up of the private data of Americans by the NSA and FBI, in conjunction with private telecommunications and Internet companies.

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