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  1. Bed Bath & Beyond Short Interest Down 7.7% in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Bed Bath & Beyond saw a significant decrease in short interest in August. As of August 29th, there was short interest totalling 23,900,638 shares, a decrease of 7.7% from the August 15th total of 25,899,023 shares, AnalystRatings.Net reports.

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  2. Global homewares market revenue forecast to increase by 4.7% CAGR during 2013 to 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    The Homewares market in emerging countries such as in the APAC region and the MEA is expected to grow at a rapid pace during the forecast period. Countries such as Brazil, Russia, India, and China offer outstanding opportunities for vendors providing homewares.

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  3. Goldman Sachs's Oryza Asia Hedge Fund Said to Top $1 BillionRead the original story

    37 min ago | The Washington Post

    Goldman Sachs Investment Partners, set up to allow clients to invest with some of the bank's top proprietary traders, raised about $1 billion for its first Asia hedge fund, said two people with knowledge of the matter. The fund, named Oryza Capital LP, informed investors in June that it would stop taking additional money after capital committed had reached its capacity, said the people, who asked not to be identified because the information is private.

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  4. 500.com: Muddy Waters Is Wrong, Deutsche Ups To BuyRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Barron's

    Deutsche Bank upgraded 500.com from Neutral to Buy with $40 price target, on "solid post-World Cup momentum and the recent unduly severe sell-off." Earlier this month, high-profile short seller Carlson Block of Muddy Waters said at the 2014 Value Investing Congress in New York that 500.com was a fraud .

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  5. Competitive Advantage CountsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Investopedia

    ... reading, see Economic Moats Keep Competitors At Bay .) The Survivors In its 2010 Value Creators Report , Boston Consulting Group analyzed the total shareholder returns (TSR) of more than 4,000 companies to identify the world's top performers and ...

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  6. Asian shares mostly up on China bank reportRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | West Australian

    Asian markets mostly rose on Wednesday, with Hong Kong leading the way on reports that China's central bank had pumped more than $80 billion into the country's five biggest lenders, while traders also awaited a US Federal Reserve policy decision. A rally on Wall Street increased buying incentives, with US shares helped by the China report as well as a feeling that the Fed will not announce a significant shift in its monetary policy after its meeting.

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  7. Aiming to stop the next SnowdenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Politico

    ... when they enter classified areas and how they move through the building, said Mike Gelles, a director at Deloitte Consulting and a former chief psychologist for the Naval Criminal Investigative Service. There's been no discussion about subjecting ...

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  8. Banks' Payments Businesses Are Facing New and Tall ChallengesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sys-Con Media

    ... a host of forces that will require them to sharpen their capabilities, according to a new report by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) . The report, Global Payments 2014: Capturing the Next Level of Value , is being released today. The report, BCG's ...

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  9. Three-Quarters of Chinese Car Owners Plan to Switch Brands, Boston Consulting Group Research FindsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    Three-quarters of Chinese car owners -- representing an enormous installed base of some 90 million vehicles -- plan to switch brands when they purchase their next automobile, according to a new report by The Boston Consulting Group . The report, titled The Battle for Automotive Brand Loyalty in China , is being released today.

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  10. China Jumps On $81 Billion Injection Into Banks, Or 0.5% RRR CutRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Barron's

    China's central bank People's Bank of China is injecting 500 billion yuan into the country's five largest banks. ICBC, China Construction Bank, Agricultural Bank of China, Bank of China and Bank of Communications will get 100 billion yuan cash injection each, with a tenor of 3 months, via the central bank's standard lending facility.

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  11. Virginia sues 13 banks for $1.15B alleging fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Washington a Citigroup, Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs are among 13 banks whose units were sued for $1.15 billion by the state of Virginia, over claims they misled its retirement system about the sale of residential mortgage-backed securities. The suit in state court in Richmond is the largest financial fraud case ever brought by the commonwealth, Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring said in a statement on Tuesday.

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  12. Asian shares mostly up on US$81b China stimulus reportRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Asian markets mostly rose on Wednesday , with Hong Kong leading the way on reports that China's central bank had pumped US$81 billion into the country's five biggest lenders, while traders also awaited a US Federal Reserve policy decision. File photo of a trader on the floor of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange as share prices are flashed above.

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  13. Oil India decides to restructureRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    ... it, sources directly involved with the development told FE. It is learnt that global consultants such as Boston Consulting Group (BCG), Bain & Company, McKinsey & Company and Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India, among others, have shown interest to take ...

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  14. Wynn: Boston License Slight Positive; September Slows FurtherRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Barron's

    In a 3:1 vote by the Massachusetts Gaming Commission, Wynn Resorts was awarded the sole license to operate a casino in the Boston area. Morgan Stanley reckons the Boston casino will add $1-$11 per share to Wynn's stock price, with $4 per share as the baseline, which translates to 2% upside.

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  15. Holiday hiring plans point to economic confidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    UPS is planning to hire more extra holiday help than usual in a sign that corporate America is betting on a stronger fourth quarter. Jeanne Yurman reports.

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  16. Insider Buying: Hudson Global Director Buys 8,476 Shares of StockRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Hudson Global Director Jeffrey E. Eberwein acquired 8,476 shares of the company's stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Monday, September 15th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $3.73 per share, for a total transaction of $31,615.48.

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  17. Emax claims 9th win in E-LeaguesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE Eperformax Reds regained composure in the final period to deny Kyocera Frontiers a victory with a 62-52 finish in the 2014 CSCC E-Leagues Season X in the City Sports Club-Cebu gym last Saturday. After controlling the first 20 minutes of the game, the Reds suddenly felt the rage of the Frontiers, who dropped a scorching 18-9 rally in the third period to bring a 12-point first -half deficit down to 37-40 entering the final quarter.

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  18. Timothy Geithner's Revenge: A Broken Bond Rating SystemRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Beat the Press

    One of the factors that made it easy for the housing bubble to be inflated to ever more dangerous levels was the conduct of the credit rating agencies. They gave every subprime mortgage backed security in sight top investment grade ratings.

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  19. Homecoming a chance for influential Detroit expats to reconnectRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Detroit News

    Over the next three decades, the Harvard Business School graduate created three startups, worked as industrial designer and as an executive for Stride Rite. She was named one of the 10 Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs for 2013 by Fortune Magazine, as well as among the 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs by Goldman Sachs 2014.

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  20. IRF Announces 10 Guidelines for Successful Gamification EffortsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Market Wire

    The Incentive Research Foundation has announced the recent publication of a white paper on Gamification Done Right - The Do's and Don'ts . The paper offers 10 crucial tips on how organizations can design more successful game-based programs.

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