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  1. Allianz protest increases momentum for justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Jewish Journal

    About 150 protesters stood outside the Broken Sound Country Club in Boca Raton to protest Allianz, A.G. - the German insurance company sponsoring the golf tournament - for failing to pay 97% of the $2.5 billion it owes Holocaust survivors and heirs of victims. Maria Lorenzino/Staff photographer About 150 protesters stood outside the Broken Sound Country Club in Boca Raton to protest Allianz, A.G. - the German insurance company sponsoring the golf tournament - for failing to pay 97% of the $2.5 billion it owes Holocaust survivors and heirs of victims.

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  2. Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Reuters

    ** Canada's Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan is looking to sell minority stakes in Britain's Bristol and Birmingham airports, a source familiar with the matter said. ** Swedish confectionary firm Cloetta AB said it had agreed to buy rival Candyking for 325 million crowns plus a possible maximum 225 million additionally in a deal it said would strengthen its position within the pick & mix candy segment.

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  3. FTSE gains for third week as Unilever rises, Coca Cola HBC sets recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Reuters

    LONDON, Feb 17 Britain's top share index ended higher on Friday as Unilever rallied after a surprise $143 billion takeover bid from Kraft Heinz Co, leading the index to its third straight week of gains. The benchmark FTSE 100 index finished 0.3 percent higher on the day and gained o.6 percent for the week.

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  4. European shares post second weekly gain as Unilever soarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Reuters

    LONDON, Feb 17 European shares posted their second week of gains on Friday with personal and household goods stocks led by a leap in Unilever's shares after a takeover bid, though banking and resources stocks saw a pull-back. The pan-European STOXX 600 index was flat in percentage terms at its close, but ended near a 13-month high reached on Wednesday.

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  5. Allianz plays down talk of big deals; reports profit increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Business Insurance

    Allianz S.E. played down talk of it making a major acquisition any time soon as its chief executive Oliver Baete said on Friday the German insurer could grow without deals. The Munich-based group said it would return up to a 3 billion to shareholders, but made clear this did not exclude the possibility of it being involved in M&A.

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  6. Allianz warns year ahead uncertain after strong 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Turkish Daily News

    German insurance giant Allianz reported a rise in profits for 2016 and increased its dividend, but warned that political and market uncertainty could make for an unpredictable 2017. Allianz increased net profit by 4.0 percent to 6.9 billion euros in 2016, it said in a statement late on Feb. 16, slightly overshooting analysts' forecasts.

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  7. Kraft Heinz proposes merger deal which Unilever rejectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Reuters

    Feb 17 U.S. food company Kraft Heinz Co has proposed a merger with Unilever , but the Anglo-Dutch company has declined, Kraft said on Friday. ZURICH, Feb 17 Allianz played down talk of it making a major acquisition any time soon as its chief executive Oliver Baete said on Friday the German insurer could grow without deals.

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  8. UPDATE 2-Allianz plays down talk of big deals as hands cash to investorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Reuters

    ZURICH, Feb 17 Allianz played down talk of it making a major acquisition any time soon as its chief executive Oliver Baete said on Friday the German insurer could grow without deals. The Munich-based group said it would return up to 3 billion euros to shareholders, but made clear this did not exclude the possibility of it being involved in M&A.

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  9. Pimco's Turnaround Gathers Pace With $5 Billion in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Bloomberg

    Pacific Investment Management Co. had about $5 billion in third-party inflows last month, almost as much as in the entire fourth quarter, suggesting the turnaround at the bond manager owned by  Allianz said Thursday that Pimco had its second consecutive quarter of inflows in the final three months of last year, and the highest operating profit since the third quarter of 2014.

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  10. Allianz plans a 3 billion share buybackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | RTE.ie

    Allianz, Europe's largest insurer, proposed spending 3 billion on buying back its own shares after the Munich-based firm posted higher than expected profits. Allianz announced a 4.1% rise in the dividend to 7.60 per share after posting a 23% rise in its fourth-quarter net profit to 1.7 billion.

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  11. UPDATE 1-Allianz tones down takeover ambitions after signing away M&A budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Reuters

    ZURICH, Feb 17 Insurer Allianz toned down its deal ambitions on Friday after failing to pin down suitable deals to use cash it had set aside, announcing a bigger-than-expected share buyback and more generous 2016 dividend. "I think we can deliver all our targets internally," Chief Financial Officer Dieter Wemmer told CNBC after the Munich-based group said it would return its unused acquisition budget of up to 3 billion euros to shareholders.

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  12. Allianz plans 3 billion-euro share buyback after rise in profitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Reuters

    The logo of Europe's biggest insurer Allianz SE is seen on the company tower at La Defense business and financial district in Courbevoie near Paris, France, March 2, 2016. ), Europe's largest insurer, proposed spending 3 billion euros on buying back its own shares on Thursday after the Munich-based firm posted higher than expected profits and said it was adjusting its policy on budgeting for possible takeovers.

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  13. Us Stocks-Wall St slips on Yellen's rate hike commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Reuters

    Wall Street edged lower on Tuesday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the central bank will likely need to raise interest rates at an upcoming meeting, but expressed uncertainty over economic policy under the Trump administration. She did not say if the Fed still planned for three rate hikes this year, as it had signaled in December.

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  14. Arizona Mining Reports Further Drilling Results at Hermosa-Taylor;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Market Wire

    Arizona Mining Inc. announces the results of three exploration drill holes from its current program on the Taylor zinc-lead-silver sulfide deposit located on its 100%-owned Hermosa Project in Santa Cruz County, Arizona. This brings the total number of drill holes reported in the 2016-2017 program to sixty-two .

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  15. Holocaust survivors target a German golf sponsor over insurance billionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | The Miami Herald

    ... their spirit lived on Sunday in a protest aimed at a PGA golf tournament sponsored by the German conglomerate, Allianz AG, that they say owes $2.5 billion in life insurance policies paid off by the Jewish victims of Nazi death camps before World War ...

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  16. Allianz protest gets re-energizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Jewish Journal

    Members of a new group re-energizing the Feb. 12 protest against Allianz regarding unpaid Holocaust-related insurance policies are, from left, Cara Rubin, granddaughter of the late Jack Rubin; Enid Nalerio; Bima Nalerio; and Bill Schwartz. Courtesy Members of a new group re-energizing the Feb. 12 protest against Allianz regarding unpaid Holocaust-related insurance policies are, from left, Cara Rubin, granddaughter of the late Jack Rubin; Enid Nalerio; Bima Nalerio; and Bill Schwartz.

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  17. Jobs Data, Bank Stocks Lift Wall Street HigherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Fox News

    Wall Street climbed higher on Friday, with the S&P 500 nearing its record high, fueled by robust nonfarm payrolls data and a rise in bank stocks on expectations of simpler regulations. U.S. public and private sectors created 227,000 jobs last month, according to the Labor Department, far more than the 175,000 economists had expected.

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  18. Jobs data, bank stocks lift Wall Street higherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Wall Street climbed higher on Friday, with the S&P 500 nearing its record high, fueled by robust nonfarm payrolls data and a rise in bank stocks on expectations of simpler regulations. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York, U.S., January 31, 2017.

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  19. S&P Closes in on Record, Boosted by Banks and Jobs DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Fox News

    Wall Street extended gains on Friday, with the S&P 500 coming within a hair's breadth of its record high, following robust nonfarm payrolls data and as banks gained on expectations of simpler regulations. The U.S. Labor Department said 227,000 jobs were created in the public and private sectors in January, far higher than the 175,000 economists had expected, as construction firms and retailers ramped up hiring.

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  20. Wall Street Higher on Strong Jobs Data; Banks RiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Fox News

    Wall Street climbed higher on Friday, lifted by a much better-than-expected nonfarm payrolls data and as financial stocks gained on expectations of simpler bank regulations. The U.S. Labor Department said 227,000 jobs were created in the public and private sectors in January, as construction and retailers ramped up hiring.

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