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  1. Fund Watch: Gotham, Transamerica, Highland, ALPS And MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Eccles Street Asset Management filed paperwork with the Securities and Exchange Commission on January 9, announcing its intention to launch the Eccles Street Event-Driven Opportunity ETF. Eccles Street will invest the fund's assets in "event-driven" credit instruments, mostly corporate bonds and bank loans with an average maturity of 3-5 years.

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  2. MSHDA Announces Michigan Main Street Associate Level CommunitiesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | State of Michigan

    Proceeds are loaned at below-market interest rates to developers of rental housing, and help fund mortgages and home improvement loans. MSHDA also administers several federal housing programs.

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  3. Forex traders furious at IC Markets after lossesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    A group of foreign exchange day-traders from around the world have vented their fury with a Sydney-based online broker after the Swiss National Bank's surprise currency move triggered "fake margin calls" that resulted in tens of thousands of dollars of losses. The foreign exchange broker, IC Markets which is headquartered in Bligh Street in Sydney's central business district, has been fielding complaints from clients who were caught out by the shock decision by the Swiss Central bank to drop the Swiss franc's peg against the euro.

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  4. 2015 Existing Home Sales Expected to Pick Up Where 2014 Left Off,...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | National Mortgage News

    January 26, 2015 - Auction.com , LLC, the nation's leading online real estate marketplace, has released its January Auction.com Real Estate NowcastTM which projects that existing home sales for the month will fall between seasonally adjusted annual rates of 4.90 and 5.21 million annual sales, with a targeted number of 5.06 million. This suggests that January sales will be up from one year ago and essentially flat compared to December sales.

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  5. How to Tell if a Dividend Is SafeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    When buying dividend stocks, the safety of the dividend is even more important than the payout amount. After all, what's the point of investing to create an income stream if that income can vanish at any time? With that in mind, there are both good signs and red flags you should look for when evaluating a dividend stock.

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  6. BlackRock(R) Announces Final January Cash DistributionsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Market Wire

    BlackRock Asset Management Canada Limited, an indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of BlackRock, Inc. , today announced the final January 2015 cash distributions for the iShares Premium Money Market ETF. Unitholders of record on January 27, 2015 will receive cash distributions payable on January 30, 2015 .

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  7. Great Southern Bancorp, Inc. Reports Preliminary Fourth Quarter and...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    Net decreases in the loan portfolios acquired in 2009, 2011 and 2012 totaled . These changes were primarily the result of increases in average loan balances and reductions in interest expense due to the repayment of high-rate borrowings at the end of the second quarter of 2014.

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  8. Madelaine Chocolate gets $13M from city to stay in RockawayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Madelaine Chocolate, which was severely damaged by Hurricane Sandy in 2012 and put up for sale last year, is getting $13.2 million in recovery funds, city officials said Monday. Madelaine Chocolate in Rockaway was seriously damaged during Hurricane Sandy.

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  9. Singapore Declines Seen Continuing as Defaults RiseRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Alex Zou joined about 100 Singaporeans who packed shoulder-to-shoulder into an auction at the Amara Hotel on a Friday afternoon looking for a cheap home to buy. The bargain hunters who stuffed themselves into the 50-seat conference room are another sign of the decline of Singapore 's housing market.

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  10. REITs warned over failure to disclose shortfallsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Real estate investment trusts are providing poor disclosure to investors when their operating cash flow falls short of the level needed to pay distributions, according to a new Ontario Securities Commission review of the REIT sector. The OSC said 33 per cent of REITs it reviewed had insufficient cash flow from operations in a recent period to fully fund payouts to investors, requiring the REITs to find other sources of money - primarily borrowing - to finance their distributions.

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  11. How to Save for Retirement: New Guide Released for Real Estate...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    A new guide at the JWB company is helping to teach investors how to save for retirement by building up wealth in the housing industry at . Our expansion into the housing market on a national level now gives adults plenty of opportunity to own a managed investment home without relying on stocks to build income Saving cash to build for a better retirement is one of the strategies that some Americans undertake each year.

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  12. Pension Plan Alternatives in 2015 Discussed in New Video at Investment...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Pension plan alternatives for the remainder of 2015 are now discussed in the investor video at the JWB website at . The plan alternatives that are showcased in our video include ways to transform a typical IRA or 401K account into a 12% or higher return annually Adults who have a pension plan that is used to build retirement wealth in the U.S. could benefit from new information supplied at the JWB website online.

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  13. Protect Against Tax Identity TheftRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Nevada Business Journal

    It's the most prevalent tax scam - and the peak season is upon us. We're talking about tax identity theft and refund fraud.

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  14. Are Multi-Asset Funds A Threat To The Fund Industry?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The chase for yield by all kinds of investors has driven up the popularity of so-called multi-asset funds, since the funds promise to be widely diversified and therefore able to generate returns from all kinds of assets. In a number of cases the promise also extends to all kinds of market conditions, since some of the funds have the ability to use shorts or so-called market-neutral strategies.

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  15. Hogan Budget Cuts $2.1 Million in Cecil County Direct Aid; Gov....Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Cecil Times

    Maryland Governor Larry Hogan's newly proposed budget would cut state aid to a variety of programs and services in Cecil County- but after counting the cost of pensions for some employees, the state calculations try to make the cuts look smaller. Overall, state "direct aid" to Cecil County government operations would drop from $114.6 million in the current budget year to $112.5 million in Fiscal 2016, or a cut of over $2.1 million and 1.8 percent.

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  16. Mark Carney Thinks Bank Capital Might Be ExpensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    At least that's what Carney suggested recently in Davos. According to this article : Mr. Carney said that making banks maintain even higher levels of equity could increase their costs, and those costs would probably get passed on to the banks' customers.

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  17. McGraw Hill Financial: S&P Suspension Is Not The Biggest ConcernRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Standard & Poor's still benefits from a strong brand within the financial community though recent regulatory actions could hit sales over the near term. Shares are expensive on a price-earnings basis and a discounted cash flow basis, and the dividend yield is not high enough to compensate for the risk.

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  18. Dogs Of The Dow Part II And The Return Of The Goldbugs?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    It has only been three weeks since our posting on SunAmerica Focused Dividend and while the 'Dogs of the Dow' may have continued to slumber since then, something is definitely working for the fund. In the 7th percentile on a YTD basis, the fund has delivered a solid 2.79% return since our posting compared to 1.55% for the S&P 500 and .82% for the Russell 1000 Value iShares.

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  19. Fitch: Forest City REIT Plans to Stress IDR; Potential Catalyst for Conservatism Longer-TermRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    NEW YORK, January 26 Forest City Enterprises, Inc.'s plan to convert to a real estate investment trust in 2016 may initially pressure its 'BB-' IDR, according to Fitch Ratings. A rating action will be conditional upon Forest City's stated efforts to reduce leverage and development exposure ahead of the conversion.

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  20. The UPS Store and PrintSites Launch Online Print with Options for Same Day PickupRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    The technology and service, powered by PrintSites, enables The UPS Store customers to order printed products online by uploading documents or building marketing materials using custom templates. Select products can be printed in The UPS Store locations, allowing customers the convenience of picking up finished materials at their neighborhood The UPS Store in a matter of hours.

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