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  1. Bruce Jenner tearful after Kris Jenner removes him as executor from willRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | CTV

    In this Sept. 11, 2013 file photo, former Olympic athlete Bruce Jenner arrives at the Annual Charity Day hosted by Cantor Fitzgerald and BGC Partners, in New York.

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  2. Google poaches Morgan Stanley's CFORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | ABS-CBN News

    SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK - Google Inc hired Morgan Stanley Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat as its own finance chief, a sign Google is aiming to rein in costs as it invests in new businesses such as self-driving cars and internet-connected eyeglasses. Porat has helped execute a sweeping cost-cutting strategy across several business lines at Morgan Stanley.

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  3. BGC Announces Appointment Of Michael Turek As Head Of Its New York Base Metals DeskRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Canada NewsWire

    Most recently, he was a Senior Director at Newedge Group. From 2002 until 2010 Mr. Turek held the position of Senior Vice President and Metals Sales Trader at Prudential Financial.

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  4. This Week's Outstanding Performance Award Winners: Esekla And Brendan RoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Seeking Alpha

    Esekla's insight on GFI Group's early edge in a new space led to a big win for readers after a bidding war launched for the control of the company. When we launched our Outstanding Performance Awards in July 2014, we decided that the award wouldn't be pure performance.

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  5. Newmark Cornish & Carey Wine Services and Williams & Williams Join...Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | Wine Business Online

    Newmark Cornish & Carey Wine Services and Williams & Williams announce an exclusive joint initiative to sell wine-related properties via auction, offering clients access to a wider swath of potential buyers and a speedy closing. This unique pairing joins the expertise and experience of two venerable industry powerhouses: Newmark Cornish & Carey Wine Services is part of Newmark Grubb Knight Frank, one of the world's largest commercial real estate advisory firms.

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  6. Turkey's Wall Street is in 'panic mode'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Albany Times Union

    On Thursday Citigroup announced that it would pull up and leave Turkey's second largest bank, selling its almost 10% stake in Akbank TAS at an $800 million loss. That tells you something about how quickly the bank wanted to leave.

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  7. Citigroup Loses $800 Million as It Exits Turkey's AkbankRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | The Washington Post

    The U.S.-based lender sold all of its remaining 9.9 percent holding in the Istanbul-based bank for $1.15 billion, it said in a statement on Thursday. The bank negotiated an early exit from a three-year lockup agreement it signed with Akbank's main owner, Sabanci Holding, when it sold an almost equivalent stake for the same amount in 2012.

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  8. Citigroup Loses $800 Million as It Exits Turkey's AkbankRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | The Washington Post

    The U.S.-based lender sold all of its remaining 9.9 percent holding in the Istanbul-based bank for $1.15 billion dollars, it said in a statement on Thursday. The bank negotiated an early exit from a three-year lockup agreement it signed with Akbank's main owner, Sabanci Holding, when it sold an almost equivalent stake for the same amount in 2012.

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  9. NGKF lures top broker Capps from Savills StudleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Business Journal

    Tim Capps , the former Raleigh branch manager for the Savills Studley corporate real estate firm, has left the office he helped open in Raleigh in 2012 and joined the Newmark Grubb Knight Frank commercial real estate firm. Capps' brother, Greg Capps , has also joined him at NGKF, but their former partner at Savills Studley in Raleigh, Tucker Shade , stayed behind.

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  10. BGC Partners' tender offer for GFI Group shares closesRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | SNL Financial

    As of the expiration of the tender offer at 5 p.m. on Feb. 26, about 54.6 million shares were tendered pursuant to the offer. The 54.6 million tendered shares, together with the 17.1 million GFI Group common shares that BGC Partners already owned, represent about 56.3% of GFI Group's outstanding shares.

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  11. Apple Inc. (AAPL): The Other Side Of The DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Insider Monkey

    You have to be aware that Apple's profits come materially from iPhones: 70% of revenue, or even more, but the dynamics of the industry are changing and that's undeniable. While on CNBC , Senior Technology Analyst Collin Gillis, BGC Partners reiterated his concerns regarding Apple Inc. , which is now reportedly selling 34,000 iPhones an hour.

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  12. 's Weekend M&A ChatterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Benzinga

    The following are the M&A deals, rumors and chatter circulating on Wall Street for Friday February 20 through Sunday February 22, 2015: The Deal : Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. and Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. announced Sunday, that Valeant will acquire all of the outstanding common stock of Salix for $158.00 per share in cash, for a total enterprise value of about $14.5 billion. The transaction was approved by the Boards of Directors of both companies and is expected to close in Q2 of 2015.

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  13. GFI Group Comes To Terms With BGC PartnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    BGC Partners has finally been able to declare success in its bid to acquire rival GFI Group . This brings to a close an opportunity that began when GFI management attempted to privatize part of the company and characterize the transaction as a sale to CME Group .

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  14. Howard Lutnick's BGC wins fight to acquire broker GFIRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | New York Business.com

    Howard Lutnick's BGC Partners Inc. won an agreement to acquire interdealer broker GFI Group Inc., capping a six-month campaign against a rival bidder and GFI's founder. GFI's board of directors agreed to support BGC's tender offer for all of its outstanding stock at $6.10 a share in cash, the company said in a statement on Friday.

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  15. GFI Group board accepts BGC Partners' takeover bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Business Journal

    Michael Gooch, shown here in a 2008 photo, is the executive chairman of GFI Group inc. He founded the company in 1987 and had served as CEO until 2013.

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  16. Howard Lutnick's BGC Wins Fight to Acquire Broker GFI GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Bloomberg

    CEO Of Cantor Fitzgerald LP and BGC Partners Inc Howard Lutnick said, "We look forward to delivering strong earnings and cash flow growth to our shareholders going forward." Photographer: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg -- Howard Lutnick's BGC Partners Inc. won an agreement to acquire interdealer broker GFI Group Inc., capping a six-month campaign against a rival bidder and GFI's founder.

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  17. Lutnick Says BGC in Talks With GFI Group for Consensual TakeoverRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Howard Lutnick, chief executive officer of Cantor Fitzgerald LP, smiles during a Bloomberg Television interview in New York, on June 21, 2012. Photographer: Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg -- Howard Lutnick says he's on the verge of succeeding in his six-month campaign to acquire interdealer broker GFI Group Inc. Lutnick's BGC Partners Inc. is in talks with GFI's board for a consensual agreement related to its $6.10-per-share bid, BGC said in a statement.

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  18. Official: Video shows Jenner rear-ended cars in fatal wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputies investigate the scene of a car crash where one person was killed and at least seven other's were injured, Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015. Olympic gold medalist Bruce Jenner was in one of the cars involved in the four-vehicle crash on the Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu, Calif., that killed a woman, Los Angeles County authorities said.

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  19. Video shows Bruce Jenner steered to avoid crash: officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | CTV

    Video shows Bruce Jenner started a chain-reaction crash that resulted in a woman's death on a Malibu highway, a law enforcement official told The Associated Press on Wednesday. Jenner was hauling an off-road vehicle on a trailer behind his Cadillac Escalade on Feb. 7 when he steered to avoid cars slowing for a traffic light in front of him on Pacific Coast Highway, the official said.

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  20. GFI wins Singapore court case over broker seeking to move to rival Tullett PrebonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The Straits Times

    GFI Group Inc. defeated a Singapore lawsuit by a former broker who sued over a six-month non-compete clause that prevented her from moving immediately to a rival in a similar role. "GFI is happy with the outcome and satisfied that their employment contracts are industry standard and enforceable," John Darby, GFI's head of legal and compliance for Asia Pacific, said Tuesday.

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