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  1. Multi-Asset StrategiesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Pensions & Investments

    Facing a world of still-low interest rates, political uncertainty at home and abroad and capital markets that are arguably expensive, institutional investors are looking for strategies that can navigate these choppy waters. That's where multi-asset strategies come in.

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  2. Bankrate glossary: Tax ShelterRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Bank Rate

    Not to be confused with illegal tax evasion, a tax shelter is a perfectly legal method of decreasing the amount of taxes an investor must pay from his or her income. Tax shelters can range from individual investments and transactions to investment accounts that provide fair and favorable tax treatment.

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  3. Takeda Splits Off Its Consumer Healthcare BizRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | BioSpace

    Osaka, Japan, February 20, 2017 Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Takeda Consumer Healthcare Company Limited , a wholly-owned subsidiary of Takeda, to transfer its Japan Consumer Healthcare Business Unit to TCHC. Takeda announced its intention to spin-off JCHBU to TCHC in February 2016*, in order to realize a more agile business model to promptly meet environmental changes and customers' needs in the consumer healthcare market.

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  4. Forget Alexion, Buy These 4 Biotech Stocks InsteadRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | BioSpace

    New Haven, CT-based Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.'s fourth quarter results were mixed with the company reporting in-line earnings while revenues were just shy of expectations. Alexion's guidance for 2017 also fell short of expectations.

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  5. Fixed income ETF usage jumps among Asian investors - surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Reuters

    Feb 20 Flows into fixed income exchange-traded funds are growing rapidly with Asian institutional investors looking to earmark an increasing chunk of their investments into such products this year, according to a survey done by Greenwich Associates. Among 59 institutional investors participating in the research firm's survey, 44 percent said they plan to increase allocations to bond ETFs this year, compared with 14 percent in 2016.

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  6. Global Markets-Telcos, banks lift European shares, dollar dipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Reuters

    European stocks rose on Monday, with gains in telecoms and banks offsetting a big fall in Unilever, while uncertainty over political developments and the timing of a U.S. interest rate hike kept the dollar in check. Despite that slide, the pan-European STOXX 600 index edged up 0.1 percent to just below a 14-month high touched last week.

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  7. Investments for the KingdomRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | Christianity Today

    One called him "The Believer"; others pointed out the odd language on his Boston-based mutual fund company's website: business as an "engine of blessing" and "biblically responsible investing." Today the murmurs seem to have faded, and for good reason.

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  8. Sensex, Nifty trade flat; Telecom stocks shineRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    The NSE 50-share Nifty also rose by 28.15 points or 0.32 per cent to 8,821.70 after moving in a range of 8,896.45 and 8,712.85 Asian share markets were mixed on Monday as political uncertainty globally kept the mood cautious, while the United States dollar recouped early losses ahead of a busy week for Federal Reserve speakers. Mumbai: Stocks: Market posted fourth straight weekly rise, lifted by buying in select counters, as the benchmark Sensex closed near five month highs by gaining 134.50 points to close at 28,468.75, while the broader Nifty held above the key 8,800-level.

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  9. S.Korea economy showing positive signs in capex, exports -vice finminRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    Feb 20 South Korea's economy is showing positive signs of growth in exports and capital investment, the country's second vice minister said on Monday, although consumption is still sluggish. "There are some in the media who are pessimistic about our economy, but I don't think we are headed for dire straits," Song Eon-seog told a press conference at the ministry's headquarters in Sejong, south of Seoul.

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  10. Australia shares end lower; NZ up slightlyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    Feb 20 Australian shares ended lower on Monday, dragged down by basic materials and consumer stocks, with Brambles Ltd plummeting after it forecast a flat full-year underlying profit. The S&P/ASX 200 index ended down 0.2 percent, or 10.72 points, at 5,805.8. The benchmark fell 0.2 percent on Friday.

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  11. Mongolian Bond Prices Jump Following $440 Million IMF BailoutRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    The yield declined and the price of the bonds due in 2022 rose more than 4 cents by 1:50 p.m in Hong Kong, after the news of a $440 IMF million loan package as part of a $5.5 billion bailout. The tugrik was little changed at 2,482 per dollar compared to 2,483 on Friday.

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  12. Champion investors reveal stock strategiesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Pnompenh Post

    The Cambodian Securities Exchange officially awarded each of the two winners of its My First Stock trading competition an 8,000,000 riel cash prize yesterday. The contest challenged first-time and existing investors to generate the highest return on a minimum $1,000 investment in stocks listed on the CSX during a 40-day period that ran from November 21 to January 16. The two winners first-time investor Lim Dina and existing investor Hong Bunrith increased their portfolio value a staggering 149 percent and 88 percent, respectively, in just 40 days.

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  13. Sri Lankan rupee falls on dollar demand, bond outflow; stocks downRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    Feb 20 The Sri Lankan rupee traded weaker on Monday on dollar demand from importers and foreign banks as foreign investors sold government securities amid concerns of further depreciation in the rupee, dealers said. Rupee forwards were active, with one-month forwards trading at 153.00/40 per dollar 0520 GMT, weaker from Friday's close of 152.70/80.

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  14. Standard, Investec singled outRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    The Competition Commission has pointed to Standard Bank and Investec as two of the local banks that should be subjected to fines over alleged collusion to manipulate the rand in currency trading. The commission said in its affidavit that the two banks should be fined 10 percent of their annual turnover for their part in the saga that shocked South Africa last week.

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  15. Swiss stocks - Factors to watch on Feb. 20Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... by Zurich newsroom) Following are news stories, press reports and events to watch that may affect Poland's financial markets on Monday. ALL TIMES GMT (Poland: GMT + 1 hour): Feb 20 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 11 points at 7,310 on ...

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  16. Asian shares muted ahead of earnings, Fed minutes this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Gazette

    ... exports grew at a slower pace than the previous month, according to Kyodo News. PRESIDENTS' DAY: U.S. financial markets will be closed for a long weekend holiday, leaving trading volumes in Asia lighter than usual. ANALYST VIEW: "Asian markets look ...

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  17. One 20% Dividend Increase Expected Among 8 Announcements In 2nd Half Of FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Current followers know that I track dividend growth stocks for their regular dividend increases. Of the 16 that I expected in the beginning of February, I accurately predicted 10. Four companies reported dividend increases earlier than I expected.

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  18. All You Need To Know About The MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    One week ago, I wrote about the market's solid fundamentals and important news releases of the following week. I stated that I remained very bullish but that I wouldn't be surprised if the market would take a short break.

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  19. 22 Dividend Increases: February 13-17, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Recently, 22 companies on my watch list decided to increase their dividends, including 3 of the stocks I hold in my portfolio. Monitoring dividend increases for stocks on my watch is one way to identify candidates for further analysis.

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  20. Prospect Capital: Ditch This MiddlemanRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    BDCs use leverage to magnify the returns on their debt portfolios; however, most of this 'excess' return goes into the pockets of management. Prospect Capital has had a solid run in the last few months, but that does not mean its problems are over.

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