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  1. Jerome Kohlberg Jr., Gazette owner, leveraged buyout pioneer, dies at 90Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... corporate finance department, responsible for the standard capital-raising that was the mainstay of investment banking. But he developed a specialty on the side: what was known then as the "bootstrap deal," originally meant to buy the companies of ...

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  2. Committee re-considers 12 cent tax increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Columbia Daily Herald

    Maury County Republicans say they have a solution to avoid a proposed 12 cent property tax increase, but the idea foundered when the budget committee could not come to an agreement. Last month, the Maury County Commission voted to send the budget back to the committee after it proposed the tax hike, which would largely fund building the new Central High School.

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  3. 'Lehman Brothers Once Againa 'Read the original story

    Yesterday | Economist's View

    David Zaring: Did The Fed Fail To Save Lehman Brothers Because It Legally Couldn't? : "The Fed's lawyers said, after the fact, that no, they didn't have the legal power to bail out Lehmana My first point is one that is obvious to an economic historian. But I do not see picked up by the lawyers.

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  4. Private equity pioneer Jerome Kohlberg of KKR diesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Silicon Alley Insider

    Jerome Kohlberg Jr., a founder of investment firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co and a pioneer of the leveraged buyout, died on Thursday at his home in Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, aged 90. Kohlberg's death was confirmed by his former partners at KKR on Saturday. His son James said the cause of death was cancer.

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  5. Einhorn's Greenlight Fund Slumps 6.1% in JulyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    Greenlight Capital, the hedge-fund firm led by David Einhorn, fell 6.1 percent in July as the Greek debt crisis, volatile stock markets in China, and plunging prices of gold and oil rocked markets. The decline brought losses in Greenlight's main fund to 9 percent in 2015, according to an e-mail sent to clients that was obtained by Bloomberg News.

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  6. Jerome Kohlberg, co-founder of leveraged-buyout firm KKR, dies at 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    ... corporate finance department, responsible for the standard capital-raising that was the mainstay of investment banking. But he developed a specialty on the side: what was known then as the "bootstrap deal," originally meant to buy the companies of ...

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

    Friday | Business Wire

    De volgende financ... NATIONSTAR 72 HOUR DEADLINE ALERT: Approximately 72 Hours Remain; Former Louisiana Attorney General and Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Remind Investors of Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc. )--Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors with large financial interests tha... 3D SYSTEMS SHAREHOLDER ALERT BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Reminds Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit against 3D Systems Corporation )--Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors that they have until August 14, 20... ON DECK CAPITAL ALERT: Shareholder Rights Law Firm Johnson & Weaver, LLP Continues its Investigation of On ... (more)

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  8. Private equity pioneer Jerome Kohlberg dies -NYTRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Aug 1 Jerome Kohlberg Jr., a founder of investment firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co and a pioneer of the leveraged buyout, died on Thursday at his home in Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, at age 90, according to The New York Times. Kohlberg began working at investment bank Bear Stearns & Co in 1955, where he mentored younger colleagues Henry Kravis and George Roberts.

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  9. Standard Chartered, Societe Generale Added to Forex LawsuitRead the original story

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    Standard Chartered Plc and Societe Generale SA are among four banks added to a suit by investors claiming banks manipulated the $5.3 trillion a day foreign-exchange market. The investors filed a revised complaint Friday in which they broadened their claims against the 16 banks named as members of a conspiracy among traders who used computer chat rooms with names including "The Cartel," "The Mafia" and "The Bandits' Club" to illegally coordinate their actions.

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  10. ConstanceWE have to do SomethingRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ... without changes. 4. US taxpayers now essentially own the world's largest insurance company, all of the investment banking industry, large chunks of commercial banking and mortgages, paying agents for mortgages and consumer credit, and automobiles. ...

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  11. Jerome Kohlberg, Co-Founder of Buyout Pioneer KKR, Dies at 90Read the original story

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Jerome Kohlberg Jr., who orchestrated the creation of the leveraged-buyout powerhouse Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.

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  12. KBW Announces Changes to KBW Nasdaq Property & Casualty Insurance IndexRead the original story

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    The KBW Nasdaq indices have tradable exchange-traded funds licensed: KBW Nasdaq Bank Index ; KBW Nasdaq Capital Markets Index ; KBW Nasdaq Insurance Index ; KBW Nasdaq Regional Banking Index ; KBW Nasdaq Financial Sector Dividend Yield Index ; KBW Nasdaq Premium Yield Equity REIT Index ; KBW Nasdaq Property and Casualty Insurance Index ; KBW Nasdaq Global Bank Index , KBW Nasdaq Mortgage Finance Index ; and KBW Nasdaq Global Financial Sector Index . KBW LLC, a Stifel company, operates in the U.S. and Europe through its broker dealer subsidiaries, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc. and Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Limited.

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  13. Goldman tentatively agrees to pay $270 mln to settle lawsuit -sourceRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Goldman Sachs Group Inc has tentatively agreed to pay about $270 million to settle a lawsuit by investors, according to a source familiar with the matter. Pension funds led by NECA-IBEW Health & Welfare Fund of Illinois accused the bank of misleading investors about the risks associated with mortgage securities offerings.

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  14. NYC teacher killed during cross-country bike ride for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Post

    A New York City teacher and activist who was riding his bicycle cross country to raise money for affordable housing was struck and killed in Oklahoma by a driver who was on her cell phone. As a squad leader, Wanninkhof often rode at the back of the pack of more than two dozen cyclists, to make sure no one fell behind, said his father, Richard Wanninkhof.

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  15. Barclays reports sevenfold increase in profitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Barclays, Britain's second largest bank, said Tuesday that second quarter profit increased sevenfold, boosted by earnings from investment banking and a 496 million pound gain on assets acquired from Lehman Brothers in 2008. Net income rose to 1.15 billion pounds in the quarter ended June 30, from 161 million pounds in the year-earlier period.

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  16. John Kasich and family worth between $9 million and $22 million, new filing showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cleveland.com

    ... sector . He wrote books, roamed the public speaking circuit, hosted a program on Fox News and worked in investment banking for the now-defunct Lehman Brothers. The Lehman job brought Kasich particular scrutiny in his 2010 run for governor, with ...

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  17. Canada's economy shrinks for fifth month in rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Canada.com

    Canada's economy continued to shrink in May, declining 0.2 per cent - well below analysts' expectations - as output in the energy sector fell along with manufacturing activity, adding to concerns the country is headed for another recession. "The Canadian economy isn't out of the woods just yet," said Nick Exarhos an economist at CIBC World Markets.

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  18. Goldman Said to Agree to Pay $270 Million to Settle MBS LawsuitRead the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    Goldman Sachs Group Inc. has agreed to pay around $270 million to settle a lawsuit by investors who claimed the bank misled them about the safety of billions of dollars worth of residential mortgage-backed securities, two people familiar with the case said. The agreement hasn't been signed yet and is expected to be disclosed as soon as Monday, the people said, asking not to be identified because the discussions are private.

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  19. Covenant Financial Corporation to join Planters Holding CompanyRead the original story

    Friday | The Bolivar Commercial

    Planters Holding Company, parent company of Planters Bank & Trust Company, headquartered in Indianola, and Covenant Financial Corporation, parent company of Covenant Bank, headquartered in Clarksdale, jointly announced the signing of a definitive agreement providing for the merger of Covenant with and into Planters. The transaction is expected to result in a combined institution with approximately $1.0 billion in total assets and 18 full-service banking offices throughout the Mississippi Delta region and North Western Mississippi.

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  20. NantKwest Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering and Full...Read the original story

    Friday | Freshnews

    NantKwest, Inc. , a clinical-stage immunotherapy company focused on harnessing the power of the innate immune system by using the natural killer cell to treat cancer, infectious diseases and inflammatory diseases, announced today the closing of its initial public offering of 9,531,200 shares of common stock at a price to the public of $25.00 per share, which included 1,243,200 shares sold pursuant to the exercise in full by the underwriters of the offering of their option to purchase additional shares. NantKwest estimates the net proceeds from the offering were approximately $222.5 million after deducting the underwriting discounts and commissions and other offering expenses.

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