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  1. Investment trusts: Go hunting for value with 'Super Mario' GabelliRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | MoneyWeek

    Mario Gabelli is an investment legend and he's just launched a new fund in London. Smart investors should get onboard.


  2. Band-aids not enough to fix F1's cash problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago |

    When it comes to fixing problems, there are two approaches that can be taken: one can identify the root causes and work to ameliorate them, or one can simply stick on a Band-aid and hope for the best. While the global financial crisis that hit the bulk of the world in 2008 took a little longer to be felt inside the paddock, the sport's financial problems date back to the end of tobacco sponsorship, those fat times of plenty.


  3. Buffett Plans Euro-Bond SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Wall Street Journal

    Warren Buffett, chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, looks set to join the euro bonds craze, with the company drawing up plans to sell its debut debt in the European currency, according to one of the banks involved in the deal.


  4. Energy Rout Resuming Seen by Coleman Weighing on Palm Oil PricesRead the original story

    41 min ago | The Washington Post

    Palm oil futures trading near the highest level since July may weaken as energy prices resume a decline and global soybean supplies expand, according to Michael Coleman, managing director of RCMA Asset Management Pte. Futures may trade between $550 and $700 a metric ton on the Bursa Malaysia Derivatives in the next six to eight weeks as petroleum prices come under pressure again and Brazil's soybean harvest progresses, Coleman said in a phone interview on March 2. Coleman helps to run the Merchant Commodity Fund, which was worth about $288 million at the end of January.


  5. Asian Stocks Fall From Six-Month High as Telecom Companies SlideRead the original story

    41 min ago | The Washington Post

    Asian stocks fell from a six-month high, tracking declines in European and U.S. equities, as telecom companies led losses. Japan's Topix index retreated from its highest since 2007 as the yen held gains against the dollar.


  6. Silicon Valley trial: VC doesn't consider firm to be 'run by men'Read the original story

    51 min ago | Local Tech Wire

    A billionaire investor in a Silicon Valley venture capital firm is set to testify for a second day in a high-profile sex discrimination lawsuit that has accused the firm of being an all-boys club where women were denied chances to advance and treated as second-class citizens. John Doerr, a partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, will again take the stand Wednesday in San Francisco Superior Court in the lawsuit brought by his former chief of staff, Ellen Pao, who says she was denied a promotion because she is a woman and was fired in 2012 after she complained and filed her lawsuit.


  7. 5G Researchers Seek SpectrumRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | EETimes

    Researchers from Nokia and Ericsson detailed at the Mobile World Congress their work so far to find spectrum needed to carry a variety of 5G services. The next-generation cellular networks are expected to span everything from low bands for the Internet of Things to 100 GHz ultra dense links in urban areas.


  8. Shadow Banks Could Take $11 Billion Annual Profit, Goldman SaysRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    The U.S. shadow-banking system could take at least $11 billion of annual profit away from traditional lenders as competition intensifies over the next five years, according to analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. The emergence of non-bank lenders like asset managers and companies such as LendingClub Corp. and CommonBond Inc. is creating more competition for large banks, analysts Ryan M. Nash and Eric Beardsley said in a report. Tougher regulation, including capital rules and technological advances are driving the rise in shadow banking, they said.


  9. PE owners to show tiny gain on Freescale's $16.7 bln saleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PE Hub

    The private equity firms that acquired Freescale Semiconductors in a mammoth $17.6 billion deal nearly nine years ago are finally getting their money back. NXP Semiconductors NV said earlier this week it would buy Freescale in a deal valued at $11.8 billion.


  10. Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway plans debut euro-bond saleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MarketWatch

    U.S. companies and banks are raising cash from European bond sales at the fastest pace since the financial crisis, as borrowing costs continue to tumble ahead of the European Central Bank's massive bond-buying program expected to start this month.


  11. 5BARz Establishes Subsidiary Company in IndiaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sys-Con Media

    India has approximately 900 million mobile subscribers and is one of the fastest growing telecommunication markets in the world. The need to improve cellular performance throughout India is a major issue for the network operators, while dissatisfaction amongst subscribers has never been higher as evidenced by a recent consumer survey indicating that 40% of subscribers in India are considering switching networks.


  12. Suburban man gets probation for stealing CME secretsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Herald

    A former software engineer for CME Group who pleaded guilty in 2012 to stealing source code to create a similar program in China won't spend any time in prison. Chunlai Yang of Libertyville was sentenced Tuesday to four years of probation for stealing software that underpinned the CME Group's Globex trading platform.


  13. Berkshire Hathaway plans debut euro bondRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, and Wells Fargo will lead manage the trade that is expected to be launched in the near future, subject to market conditions.


  14. DGAP-PVR: Brenntag AG: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    Brenntag AG 04.03.2015 10:24 Dissemination of a Voting Rights Announcement, transmitted by DGAP - a service of EQS Group AG. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.


  15. 18.4% Dividend Western Asset Mortgage Capital Is Betting On Higher Interest RatesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    WMC pays an outstanding 18.4% dividend that does not appear to be in immediate trouble. WMC delivered a total economic return of +2.5% for Q4 2014.


  16. Your Leaders Will Also Need Mentoring | By Larry MogelonskyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Hospitality Net

    LMA Communications Inc. 2300 Yonge Street, Suite 1000 Toronto, ON M4P 1E4 Canada Tollfree: 1.800.387.1399 Phone: 416.440.2500 Fax: 416.440.2504 Visit Website According to a benchmark study in 2012, US companies alone spend almost $14 billion annually on leadership development with the cost of customized offerings from top business schools reaching upwards of $150,000 per person. No one can doubt that it's important.


  17. Japan Stocks Fall on Yen, Following U.S., Europe Equities LowerRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Japanese stocks fell, with metal product makers and insurers leading the Topix index to its first decline in five days, as the yen held gains against the dollar and equity gauges from the U.S. to Europe dropped. Sumco Corp. plunged 13 percent to slide most on the Topix Metal Products Index after the wafer maker announced plans to sell shares.


  18. International Flavors And Fragrance: Great Company In A Fantastic IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The Flavors & Fragrances Industry is an $18 billion industry which is part of a larger set of ingredients makers, which consists of companies that supply products such as seasonings, texturizers, spices, enzymes, cosmetic ingredients etc. Oligopoly industry undergoing consolidation - The top 4 players represent 66% of the total market.


  19. Maxpoint IPO Could Be Right On TargetRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    MXPT, a digital marketing company specializing in hyperlocal advertising, is set to IPO on NYSE on Friday, 3.6.2015. Maxpoint , a digital marketing company specializing in hyperlocal advertising, filed with the SEC for a $75 million IPO, set to price Thursday night, 3.5.2015.


  20. Eurostar sale to net British taxpayers more than A 750mRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Business News

    The British government is selling its stake in Eurostar in a deal that will deliver A 757m to the taxpayer. The sale price is higher than was expected when the government announced that it was inviting offers for its stake, in October 2014.