Friday, 22 May 2015

Latest News

  • Economic inequality: 10 reasons why we can't beat it

    21:00 | 22/5/15
    CBC.ca
    It almost feels like an old story. Ever since the economy crashed in 2008 a growing chorus of voices has warned that inequality was wiping out the middle class and damaging society. more»
  • Retrofit your portfolio before the next market crash

    20:48 | 22/5/15
    MarketWatch
    From personal experience, to this day, the historical multiyear returns of clients who chose to sell a portion of their equity holdings and park the proceeds in money-market funds during the last major stock market downturn between October, 2007 and ... more»
  • The Group President - NA SMO of Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG), Carolyn ...

    20:48 | 22/5/15
    OctaFinance.com
    In a document filed with the D.C. based-SEC, it was exposed that the Group President - NA SMO of Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG) 80.41 -0.07 -0.09% Carolyn Tastad, an insider in bear's eye, made a transaction for 2,093 shares of the chemical ... more»
  • Top THIRD POINT 10 Positions in Q1 2015

    20:48 | 22/5/15
    OctaFinance.com
    During this quarter, Dan Loeb's Third Point Llc opened new positions in Ishares Tr (Put) (IWM) for $497.48 million, Yum Brands Inc (YUM) for $259.78 million, Nxp Semiconductors N V (NXPI) for $159.89 million, Fedex Corp (FDX) for $148.91 million and ... more»
  • Chorus shapes its future workforce

    20:38 | 22/5/15
    Scoop
    Chorus is a company focused on ensuring that its future workforce has the right skills. It has teamed up with secondary schools to introduce students to the world of telecommunications and technology through its Schools Gateway Programme.  more»
  • Gap Partners With Zalando for German Re-Entry

    20:26 | 22/5/15
    WWD
    ... Inc.'s Banana Republic brand for summer. “We want to work with the best brands around the world to be the best fashion destination,” stated David Schneider, co-founder and board member at Zalando. “Gap was a logical step, and it has a great story ... more»
  • New Tilapia Hatchery At Central Farm

    20:15 | 22/5/15
    Channel 7 Daily News
    But, there's fresh hope for small to medium scale aquaculture farms with a Taiwanese funded 2.5 million US dollar hatchery. more»
  • Lawrence Page just Unloaded 33332 shares of Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG ...

    20:03 | 22/5/15
    OctaFinance.com
    Lawrence Page, the Chief Executive Officer of Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) 542.51 +3.24 0.60% made a sudden deal for 33,332 shares with an average price-per-share of $533.1 in the corporation, that are with a total value of $17,769,821 U.S. Dollars. He ... more»
  • Top 10 PARALLAX VOLATILITY ADVISERS Positions in Q1 2015

    20:03 | 22/5/15
    OctaFinance.com
    Based on this SEC filing the investment manager increased its stakes in Spdr S&P 500 Etf Tr (Call) (SPY) by 50% to $3.43 billion, Spdr S&P 500 Etf Tr (Put) (SPY) by 206% to $6.98 billion, Ishares (Call) (EWZ) by 6% to $240.16 million, Ishares (Put ... more»
  • Vodafone Lifts U.K. Stocks; FTSE 100 Heads for 5th Day of Gains

    20:03 | 22/5/15
    Bloomberg
    Vodafone Group Plc and miners helped send U.K. stocks higher for a fifth straight session. Vodafone rallied 4.2 percent to the highest level since February 2014. more»
  • Nakedbus.com Acquisition Completed

    20:02 | 22/5/15
    Scoop
    ManaBus.com is proud to announce the deal is now officially complete. The acquisition was first announced on 7th of May by Sir Brian Souter of Souter Holdings Limited. The transaction was completed on the 21st May. “This is an exciting development ... more»
  • Mark Blumenkranz Sold 3000 Shares of Avalanche Biotechnologies Inc ...

    19:52 | 22/5/15
    OctaFinance.com
    The director of Avalanche Biotechnologies Inc (NASDAQ:AAVL) 38.83 -0.22 -0.56% , Mark Blumenkranz lately received approximately $110,734 USD for 3,000 shares in the Avalanche Biotechnologies Inc firm at an about $36.9 for each one share. This is not ... more»
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NZDUSD0.73690.00170.23%
AUDUSD0.78990.00090.11%
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