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  1. FBI: Sports agents tried to swindle...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    But a San Diego FBI agent who went undercover as a financial adviser says the investment opportunity was actually a plot by two professional sports agents to rip off their clients. On Monday, one of those agents, Joseph Vaccaro, a New York-based financial adviser for athletes and entertainers, is set to plead guilty to his role in the alleged scheme, according to the San Diego federal court docket.

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  2. Global Markets-Oil rallies on Us rig count drop; dollar up 7th monthRead the original story

    Friday | Reuters

    Oil prices rallied on Friday following the sharpest weekly drop in U.S. oil rig count in nearly 30 years, while the dollar index ended January with its longest run of gains since the greenback was floated in 1971. U.S. stocks finished the day down more than 1 percent as data showed U.S. economic growth slowed sharply in the fourth quarter.

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  3. The Ratings Game: Google estimates little changed after 'shareholder-friendly' callRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MarketWatch

    Google reported adjusted earnings, excluding nonrecurring items, of $4.74 billion, or $6.88 a share, compared with $4.57 billion, or $6.70 a share. This was below the FactSet consensus of $7.12 a share.

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  4. Accordion Partners hires Evercore exec as directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PE Hub

    Accordion Partners has hired Jonathan Apter as director and named Bolaji Lawl as vice president. Apter will focus on leading private equity consulting engagements.

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  5. Evercore hires former Merrill Lynch exec in equity capital marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PE Hub

    Evercore has hired Jay Chandler as a senior managing director in its Equity Capital Markets Group. Chandler most recently worked as head of capital markets for Liquidnet , an equity block trading network.

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  6. Accordion Partners Continues Rapid Growth with Two New HiresRead the original story

    Friday | PRWeb

    Accordion Partners, the New York based private equity consulting firm, announced today that it has appointed Jon Apter as Director and Bolaji Lawl as Vice President. Accordion Partners, the New York based private equity consulting firm, announced today that it has appointed Jonathan Apter as Director and Bolaji Lawl as Vice President.

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  7. Do Greece, Belarus know what they are saying?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Iol.co.za

    THERE is a danger to listening to powerful politicians in Greece and Belarus. They may not know what the heck they're talking about.

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  8. Capitalist gangster is 'Violent'Read the original story

    Thursday | Toledo Blade

    In his exciting first three films, writer-director J.C. Chandor, the son of a Merrill Lynch investment banker, has proved to be a canny, clear-eyed studier of capitalism, sensitive to its strivers and alert to its ethical storms. His debut, Margin Call, plunged into the board rooms of a Wall Street firm in crisis.

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  9. Jay Chandler Has Joined Evercore as a Senior Managing Director in Its Equity Capital Markets GroupRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | Business Wire

    Mr. Chandler was most recently Head of Capital Markets for Liquidnet, one of the world's leading equity block trading networks. Prior to Liquidnet, he spent 26 years with Merrill Lynch and Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

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  10. New movie explores the underside of American businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Berkshire Eagle

    Jessica Chastain and Oscar Isaac in a scene from "A Most Violent Year," opening today at Triplex Cinema in Great Barrington. In his exciting first three films, writer-director J.C. Chandor, the son of a Merrill Lynch investment banker, has proven to be a canny, clear-eyed studier of capitalism, sensitive to its strivers and alert to its ethical storms.

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  11. Default? Did He Say Default? Amateur Hour Keeps Traders GuessingRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | Bloomberg

    They may not know what they're talking about. Exhibit A: Bank stocks in Athens lost about $11 billion of their value after ministers in the newly formed government made some populist proclamations, namely, pledging to increase the nation's minimum wage and halt privatizations.

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  12. RG.com and JO.com for Sale at Igloo.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | PRWeb

    "LL.com domain names provide instant credibility to an existing company looking to shorten their URL or rebrand, or to a new company looking to help define the image of their business and set themselves apart from their competition Igloo.com, a leading broker of ultra premium domain names and websites announced today that RG.com and JO.com are now listed exclusively for sale with their firm. Two-letter .com domains have seen an unprecedented growth in value in recent years with some sales closing well into the seven figures including FB.com bought by Facebook in 2010 and IG.com acquired by London based IG Group in 2013 .

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  13. Barclays, Goldman forecast bearish first half for oil pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Age

    "We expect to see both WTI and Brent likely to trade into the high $US30s before the oil price decline is arrested." : Barclays.

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  14. Societe Generale Launches CMBS Business, Hires Industry Leading TeamRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Sys-Con Media

    Societe Generale's CMBS team will engage in the full range of CMBS activities from origination to distribution. The CMBS team joining Societe Generale will bring extensive market experience and industry know-how that will complement Societe Generale's specialized product approach, recognized expertise in securitization, structuring and engineering and financial innovation capabilities.

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  15. FOREX-Dollar firms in cautious trade before Fed statementRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Reuters

    The U.S. dollar made a tepid advance against the euro and the Swiss franc on Wednesday but fell against the yen before a monetary policy statement from the Federal Reserve. Economists polled by Reuters expect the Fed not to do anything that will deviate from a mid-year interest rate rise trajectory, even as U.S. corporations blame the recent rally in the dollar's value for hitting corporate profits.

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  16. Breakaways, Banks & Wealth Managers Seen Leading RIA Deals in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | On Wall Street

    SourceMedia's Partner Insights program enables marketers to deliver relevant content and insights directly to the Financial Planning audience via SourceMedia's digital media platforms. Partner Insights content is produced by the marketer.

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  17. New Wells Fargo Life Sciences Unit in Boston Eyes SuperclusterRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Business Wire

    Wells Fargo has named Katherine Andersen, a 15-year finance veteran of the region, to a new Technology Banking post dedicated to Life Sciences in New England. )--Spurred by rapid growth of the life sciences supercluster in Boston, Wells Fargo today announced the expansion of its Commercial Banking capabilities to serve life sciences companies here.

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  18. Eight business leaders take the reins of Chamber: Chamber ConnectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Times-Picayune

    Effective leadership is extremely important to the vitality of any volunteer organization. Our chamber is fortunate to have a Board of Directors and Executive Committee comprised of a wide range of individuals who understand why a strong Chamber of Commerce is critical to maintaining our quality of life.

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  19. on the Move-Snowden Lane lands Merrill Lynch brokers in Pennsylvania pushRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Reuters

    Snowden Lane Partners, a financial services firm known for hiring former Bank of America Merrill Lynch brokers, said on Monday it recruited another two financial advisers away from Merrill's "thundering herd" to open an office in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. On Friday, Robert Feldman and Donna Bowler joined the independent registered investment adviser Snowden Lane from Merrill Lynch where they had managed $225 million in client assets for high net worth individuals and some institutions.

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  20. Maker of Malt-O-Meal goes from competitor to being part of third largest cereal maker in the U.S.Read the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK -- Post Holdings has agreed to acquire Malt-O-Meal parent MOM Brands for $1.15 billion, the two companies said Monday. The deal has already been approved by the owners of the privately-held target and is expected to close by the third quarter of 2015, which is Post's fiscal fourth quarter.

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