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  1. Wall Street ends lower after Fed statementRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Iol.co.za

    US stocks closed down on Wednesday, driven by a sharp decline in the S&P 500 energy sector, after the Federal Reserve said the domestic economy was growing at a solid pace, signalling it remains on track to raise interest rates later this year. Concluding their first policy-setting meeting of the year, Fed officials said they would be "patient" on raising rates as they looked past the urgent moves made by other central banks this month to boost their struggling economies.

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  2. McDonald's global chief Don Thompson to step downRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Age

    McDonald's, the world's largest restaurant chain, will replace chief executive officer Don Thompson with one of his top lieutenants following the company's worst US sales slump in more than a decade. Chief brand officer Steve Easterbrook will take the reins when Thompson steps down on March 1, the company said in a statement Wednesday.

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  3. New dawn for Canary Wharf as owner caves in to A 2.6bn bidRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Qatar and Canada began a new chapter in the 34-year history of the transformation of London's Docklands yesterday with a A 2.6bn bid.

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  4. Developer releases tentative plan for Oak Knoll projectRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    Foiled in its first attempt to build a major subdivision in the Oakland hills, a development firm is pressing ahead with one of the city's largest housing projects in decades. On Jan. 22, SunCal gave city officials their first glimpse of its new plan to build 935 homes on the grounds of the former Oak Knoll Naval Hospital, just east of Interstate 580 in East Oakland.

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  5. Post increases stock offering to raise cash for MOM Brands buyoutRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Post Holdings Inc. on Wednesday priced a 6.5 million-share stock offering at $47.50 a share, to help finance its pending $1.15 billion acquisition of MOM Brands Co. , maker of Malt-O-Meal cereals.

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  6. McDonald's CEO Don Thompson to Step DownRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    McDonald's Corp., the world's largest restaurant chain, will replace Chief Executive Officer Don Thompson with one of his top lieutenants following the company's worst U.S. sales slump in more than a decade. Chief Brand Officer Steve Easterbrook will take the reins when Thompson steps down on March 1, the Oak Brook, Illinois-based company said in a statement Wednesday.

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  7. Shasta Ventures Promotes Sean Flynn to Managing DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Shasta Ventures has named a new managing director, Sean Flynn, in the wake of the $300 million fourth fund that the firm closed in June. Mr. Flynn joined Shasta in 2008 after working as an investment banking analyst at Morgan Stanley and a product director at Yahoo Inc. He became a partner in 2012.

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  8. Post Holdings Announces Pricing of Common Stock OfferingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    ST. LOUIS, Jan. 28, 2015 -- Post Holdings, Inc. today announced the pricing of its previously announced common stock offering of 6,500,000 shares at $47.50 per share. The size of the offering was increased from $240.0 million in shares of the Company's common stock to $308.75 million in shares of the Company's common stock.

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  9. Stocks Fall After Federal Reserve Statement, Oil-Price DeclineRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News Max

    Stocks fell on Wednesday, led by a sharp decline in the energy industry, after the Federal Reserve said the economy was growing at a solid pace, signaling it remains on track to raise interest rates later this year. Concluding their first policy-setting meeting of the year, Fed officials said they would be "patient" on raising rates as they looked past the urgent moves made by other central banks this month to boost their struggling economies.

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  10. Lehman Brothers Pension Scheme - The treatment of pensions claims in a UK insolvency processRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | JD Supra

    When the Lehman Brothers group imploded in September 2008, the impact of events on the Lehman Brothers UK pension scheme was not seen as a key concern for anyone other than the members themselves. Yet as time progressed, the Scheme featured heavily in resolving the administration of many UK Lehman Brothers group entities and in the process important legal principles relating to defined benefit pension schemes were decided.

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  11. Wall Street falls after Fed statement, oil dropRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Age

    The Dow Jones industrial average fell 195.84 points, or 1.13 per cent, to 17,191.37, the S&P 500 lost 27.39 points, or 1.35 per cent, to 2,002.16 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 43.50 points, or 0.93 per cent, to 4,637.99. Photo: Bloomberg US stocks closed down on Wednesday, driven by a sharp decline in the S&P 500 energy sector, after the Federal Reserve said the domestic economy was growing at a solid pace, signaling it remains on track to raise interest rates later this year.

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  12. Why Haven't More Wall Street CEOs Gone to Jail Since the Financial Crisis?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    Since the financial crisis, there have been plenty of arrests, prosecutions, and convictions of shady characters in the financial industry. Hedge funds, traders, money managers, and others have gone to jail for extended terms.

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  13. Flex Pharma Announces Pricing Of Initial Public OfferingRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Freshnews

    Flex Pharma, Inc., a biotechnology company that is developing innovative and proprietary treatments for nocturnal leg cramps and spasms associated with severe neuromuscular conditions, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 5,400,000 shares of common stock at a public offering price of $16.00 per share, before underwriting discounts and commissions. All of the shares in the offering are being sold by Flex Pharma.

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  14. UPDATE 1-Big banks fail to dismiss U.S. currency rigging lawsuitRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Reuters

    A federal judge on Wednesday said U.S. investors may pursue a nationwide antitrust lawsuit accusing 12 major banks of rigging prices in the $5.3 trillion-a-day foreign exchange market. U.S. District Judge Lorna Schofield in Manhattan rejected the defendants' arguments that the case should be dismissed because of a lack of evidence that they colluded to manipulate the WM/Reuters Closing Spot Rates, known as the Fix, or that they impeded competition and caused harm.

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  15. New Hedge Fund Scouts for Non-QM Jumbo MortgagesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | National Mortgage News

    New Oak Capital's asset management unit has quietly launched a private fund to buy a particular kind of high-yielding mortgage - the kind NewOak's advisory arm is encouraging lenders to originate. The fund, named Super Jumbo Mortgage Acceptance Corp., will specialize in buying newly originated, nonqualified residential mortgages with slightly weaker credit than a traditional prime jumbo loan, according to a person with direct knowledge of the matter.

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  16. Mirati Therapeutics Announces Proposed Public Offering Of Common StockRead the original story

    Yesterday | BioSpace

    Mirati expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 15% of the shares of common stock offered in the public offering. All of the shares are being offered by Mirati.

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  17. Big banks fail to dismiss U.S. currency rigging lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    A federal judge on Wednesday said U.S. investors may pursue a nationwide antitrust lawsuit accusing 12 major banks of rigging prices in the $5.3 trillion-a-day foreign exchange market. U.S. District Judge Lorna Schofield in Manhattan rejected the defendants' arguments that the case should be dismissed because of a lack of evidence that they colluded to manipulate the WM/Reuters Closing Spot Rates, known as the Fix, or that they impeded competition and caused harm.

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  18. Fed Stays Patient on Rates Amid Strong Job Gains, Low InflationRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The Federal Reserve maintained its pledge to be "patient" on raising interest rates and boosted its assessment of the economy and labor market, even as it expects inflation to decline further. "Economic activity has been expanding at a solid pace," the Federal Open Market Committee said today in a statement in Washington.

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  19. Big banks lose bid to dismiss U.S. currency manipulation lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Vallejo News

    A federal judge on Wednesday said U.S. investors may pursue a nationwide antitrust lawsuit accusing 12 major banks of rigging prices in the $5.3 trillion-a-day foreign exchange market. U.S. District Judge Lorna Schofield in Manhattan rejected the banks' arguments that there was no showing that their activities impeded competition or violated U.S. antitrust laws.

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  20. More oilpatch cuts as Cenovus slashes budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Oilsands giant Cenovus Energy Inc. is bracing for a prolonged stretch of low oil prices, announcing Wednesday it's taking $700 million out of its 2015 budget, released just a month and a half ago. The Calgary-based company said its budget for this year now sits at between $1.8 billion and $2 billion.

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