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240 words • advanced • 3 years, 5 months ago
business
"Vitas Vasiliauskas, governor of Lithuania’s central bank, in Vilnius last year. Bloomberg News VILNIUS, Lithuania—Central banks must remain focused while interest rates are low and be prepared to help creditors estimate loan repayment capacity in a..."

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"More cuts from the mining and energy sector. In a release on Tuesday morning, $19 billion mining giant Freeport-McMoRan cut its dividend to $0.05 per share from $0.3125, an 84% reduction. In a statement, the company said: "The reduction in the divide..."

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"Thomson ReutersSAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve's interest rate hike last month was a prudent first step to a more normal policy era and it signaled the central bank's confidence that the U.S. economy will continue to improve, a top Fed ..."
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203 words • advanced • 3 years, 12 months ago
"A prudent investment strategy usually stresses diversification because no one knows when a single stock, industry, or entire financial asset class will tank. A very typical investment portfolio will have a mix of both stocks and bonds, like Treasury..."
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"'Shell's integrated business and performance drive are helping to mitigate the impact of low oil prices on our bottom line. As our results today show, we're successfully reducing our capital spending and operating costs, and delivering a competitive..."

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151 words • advanced • 3 years, 5 months ago
business
"Overnight we saw a flush in precious metals, with no apparent catalyst, and now we are seeing US Treasuries extreme volatility as earlier strength extending gains from last week, are unceremoniously and suddenly dumped after Fed's Bullard warned mark..."
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231 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"© AFP/File Marwan NaamaniRiyadh (AFP) - Oil giant Saudi Aramco confirmed on Friday it is considering a share offer. A statement said the company "has been studying various options to allow broad public participation in its equity". This would be thro..."

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207 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"As a cost cutting measure, Chesapeake Energy Corp. trimmed fifteen percent of its workforce. The U.S. shale driller is making an effort to counter the effect of low oil and gas prices and stay afloat in this situation. On Tuesday, in a regulatory fi..."

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213 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"REUTERS/Jason LeeChina still has more room and tools in its monetary policy to tackle downward pressure in the economy, and its fiscal policy will be more proactive, central bank governor Zhou Xiaochuan said on Friday. Zhou, speaking at a conference ..."

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205 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"Sujata Sachdeva | Friday, 14 August 2015 Monte Carlo Fashions (MCFL), the popular apparels brand has seen a decline in sales by 5.9 percent year on year for the first quarter ended June 30, 2015. Reason: adjustments for stock correction and unsold i..."

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178 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"While it is nowhere close to Japan's legendary advice to bond investors what they should do in case of a financial collapse ("please do not worry"), overnight the Shanghai Futures exchange, which has seen unprecedented declines in the prices of commo..."

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215 words • advanced • 4 years, 5 months ago
"On Tuesday afternoon, The Container Store Group announced that its comparable store sales fell 0.8%, which led to a wider than expected net loss of $0.07 per share. However, CEO Kip Tindell isn't convinced this is a company-specific problem. "Consist..."

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"Freeport McMoRanmay get rid of its oil and gas business. In a release on Tuesday, the company said it is considering spinning off its oil and gas business to shareholders. The goal is to focus on its core copper business, and be able to fund thatwith..."
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474 words • advanced • 2 years, 8 months ago
sales, business
"Feltex prospectus 'a marketing document' designed to encourage investors Last updated 17:32, April 11 2016 David Rowland Former Feltex chairman Tim Saunders at a media conference after the directors were found not guilty of charges filed by the r..."

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205 words • advanced • 3 years, 5 months ago
business
"SINGAPORE: About 1,760 individuals became bankrupt last year, compared to 2,000 in 2013. In a written reply, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam said on Monday (Jul 13) that among those who became bankrupt, 41 per cent ..."

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163 words • intermediate • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"Arab Bank Group, Jordan's largest lender said full year profit increased 15 percent in 2012 from the previous year as net interest income grew. The Amman-based bank said 2012 net profit increased to US$352m from US$305.9m the previous year, despite ..."
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944 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
hr, business
"In last year’s Tibble v. Edison International 401(k) case, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that plan sponsors — the employers — have an ongoing duty to monitor the investments in their 401(k) plans and act prudently to eliminate investment options..."

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625 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
finance, business
"The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has commended the Philippine government for its prudent macro-economic management which delivered strong outcomes and set the stage for favorable growth prospects despite external headwinds. In its latest report ..."

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624 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
startups, finance, business
"Jaitley promises helping hand for banks BS Reporter  |  New Delhi Feb 13, 2016 12:58 AM IST Union Minister for Finance Arun Jaitley interacts with the media on the volatility of the share market in New Delhi. Photo: PTI Finance Minister Arun Jait..."
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483 words • advanced • 2 years, 5 months ago
business
"Getty ImagesThe Peoples Bank of China is considering allowing foreign companies to issue shares on the mainland as part of its drive to reform the convertibility of the yuan and open up Chinas capital market. Beijing will press ahead with reforms to ..."

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