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  1. Reports: Salt Lake Tribune's parent company has potential buyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salt Lake Tribune

    A New York-based private-equity firm is in talks to buy Digital First Media, the national newspaper chain that oversees The Salt Lake Tribune, a business wire service is reporting. Several people with knowledge about the matter told Bloomberg News on Friday that Cerberus Capital Management, with $25 billion in assets, was among other potential bidders discussing the purchase of Digital First.

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  2. UBS Says No Major Trading Impact From SNB MoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Wall Street Journal

    UBS AG said it hasn't taken a significant hit to trading revenue after the Swiss National Bank scrapped a cap on the value of the country's currency, though the move is expected to pressure its profits. "In aggregate, UBS did not experience negative revenues in its trading businesses in connection with the announcement," the Zurich-based bank said Friday.

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  3. Oil Erases Gains as New Saudi King Says Policies Won't ChangeRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | The Washington Post

    Oil erased gains in New York following the death of King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia as his successor said policies won't change in the world's largest crude exporter. Brent pared an earlier advance of as much as 2.6 percent in London.

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  4. Oil Pares Gains as New Saudi King Says Policies Won't ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | News Max

    Oil pared gains following the death of King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia as his successor said policies won't change in the world's largest crude exporter. Futures climbed as much as 2.6 percent in London and 3.1 percent in New York after the Saudi royal court announced the death in a statement.

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  5. Draghi Wins Soros's Kudos as Euro Drop Accelerates: CurrenciesRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | The Washington Post

    By committing more money for government-bond purchases than forecasters anticipated, the European Central Bank president sent the euro tumbling to an 11-year low of $1.1316 Thursday, while the cost of options protecting against further losses increased. The 1.1-trillion-euro program announced by the ECB prompted strategists at HSBC Holdings Plc and UBS AG to cut outlooks for the 19-nation currency.

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  6. MOVES-Dan Waldman joins UBS Investment Bank as head of FX G10 strategyRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Reuters

    Waldman was most recently the chief economist and global macro strategist in Royal Bank of Canada's global arbitrage and trading division, UBS Investment Bank said. He will report to Stephane Deo, the global head of macro strategy at the bank.

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  7. Leon BrittanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Sunday Herald

    ... inquiry is planned. Lord Brittan left Brussels in 1999 and served as vice-chairman of UBS Warburg (now UBS Investment Bank). He is survived by his wife Diana and two step-daughters. We moderate all comments on HeraldScotland on either a ...

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  8. UBS says no trading impact from SNB moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | MarketWatch

    UBS AG said Friday that the Swiss central bank's move to allow the Swiss franc to float freely against the euro didn't hurt its trading business. The Zurich-based bank said the Swiss National Bank's decision last week to abandon its 3 1/2 year defense of its 1.20 Swiss franc-a-euro cap resulted in "considerable foreign exchange volatility" but overall it didn't experience revenue losses.

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  9. Intervale Capital Promotes ThreeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Venture Capital Access Online

    ... and monitoring investments across a diverse array of industries. Prior to Falconhead, Jason worked at UBS Investment Bank where he advised on a variety of capital markets and M&A transactions. Jason received a B.A. in Economics, with honors, from ...

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  10. Credit Suisse: No 'Material' Trading Losses From Franc SwingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Wall Street Journal

    Credit Suisse Group Zurich headquarters. The Swiss bank derives much of its income in currencies that have suddenly declined in value against the franc.

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  11. Fidelity-BlackRock Group Unveils Dark Pool for Stock TradesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Washington Post

    The group unveiled Luminex, a dark pool that will admit asset managers who are looking to trade a large quantity of shares at once, according to a statement. Fidelity Investments began to discuss setting up the venue more than a year ago, according to a person familiar with the matter.

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  12. FXCM Gets $300 Million From Leucadia to Withstand LossesRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | The Washington Post

    Leucadia, which owns New York-based investment bank Jefferies Group, extended FXCM a two-year, $300 million senior secured term loan with an initial coupon of 10 percent, according to a statement Friday. The transaction allows FXCM, the largest U.S. retail foreign-exchange broker, to "continue normal operations," according to the statement.

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  13. FXCM Gets $300 Million Bailout From Leucadia After Swiss ShockRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | The Washington Post

    Leucadia National Corp. gave FXCM Inc. a $300 million cash infusion, extending a lifeline to the currency brokerage hobbled by the Swiss central bank's decision to let the franc trade freely against the euro. Leucadia, which owns New York-based investment bank Jefferies Group, extended FXCM a two-year, $300 million senior secured term loan with an initial coupon of 10 percent, according to a statement Friday.

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  14. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Business Wire

    Zurich/Ba... Una Secuencia Especial de Iluminacin de la SKYTREE de TOKIO que Presenta a los "3 Primary Colors of Light" [Panasonic] )--Durante 8 dias, del 11 al 18 de diciembre de 2014, la Skytree de Tokio, dirigida por Tobu Tower Skytree --Regulatory News: The acquisition comprises one property in Huddinge, three in Uppsala and two in Gavle.

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  15. FXCM Said in Talks With Jefferies for $200 Million RescueRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | The Washington Post

    FXCM warned Thursday that client losses due to the Swiss National Bank's action threatened the broker's compliance with capital rules. The largest U.S. retail foreign-exchange broker, which handled $1.4 trillion of trades for individuals last quarter, said it was owed $225 million by clients.

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  16. Switzerland lifts currency cap, rocks global markets as franc soarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Los Angeles Times

    A Zurich crowd follows the currency market after Switzerland's central bank said Thursday it has scrapped a policy that limited how much the euro could fall against the Swiss franc, an unexpected decision that caused gyrations in financial markets. A Zurich crowd follows the currency market after Switzerland's central bank said Thursday it has scrapped a policy that limited how much the euro could fall against the Swiss franc, an unexpected decision that caused gyrations in financial markets.

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  17. UBS to Pay $14 Million to Resolve Dark Pool CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Wall Street Journal

    UBS AG has agreed to pay $14.4 million to settle Securities and Exchange Commission charges related to its dark-pool trading operations, the agency's largest ever penalty against an alternative trading system.

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  18. Ubs Ranks as Deal Champ for Reit M&AsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | GlobeSt.com

    On the strength of third-quarter activity, UBS Investment Bank vaulted to the top of the rankings among financial advisers for REIT mergers and acquisitions in 2014, according to SNL Financial . UBS didn't place in the top three for the previous year, locally based SNL said.

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  19. Self-Storage Marketplace SpareFoot Hires Chief Financial OfficerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Inside Self-Storage

    ... CFO in August 2012, according to the release. Prior to Demand Media, Tang was an investment banker for UBS Investment Bank and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette. "Mel's proven public-company experience and hands-on business experience made him the ...

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  20. SpareFoot hires its first CFORead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Business Journal

    Tang was previously the CFO of California-based Demand Media and an investment banker at UBS Investment Bank and at New York-based Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, according to a SpareFoot blog posting. Austin-based SpareFoot, which was founded in 2008, operates an online marketplace listing self-storage units nationally.

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