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Japan Post Bank to invest Y500 bil yen in foreign funds
Japan Today: Japan News and Discussion - Business
The £2.3bn Meerkat calls off London float
Moneyinvesting | Mail Online • City, Finance Reporter, The Daily Mail
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GlobalCapital
Life insurers slide on higher tax fears
Business Standard • Pavan Burugula
Why I Retired From YouTube
The Awl • Charlotte Dow
Amid Uncertainty in D.C., De Blasio Says Savings Offset City Spending
Observer • Madina Toure
WATCH: TransUnion warns of consumer credit mistakes ahead of #BlackFriday
IOL (South Africa) • Nkosemntu Stuurman
Stephen Moore to start in his final Wallaby Test
IOL (South Africa) • World Rugby
BRIEF-Elis Prices Schuldschein Private Placement
Reuters • Reuters Staff
222 Mansions Recovered By Maina Re-looted By EFCC
Daily Independent, Nigerian Newspaper • Rotimi Akinwumi
 
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Finance, Investment Industry
Japan Post Bank to invest Y500 bil yen in foreign funds
Japan Today: Japan News and Discussion - Business
business TOKYO Japan Post Bank Co will invest up to 500 billion yen ($4.4 billion) in several foreign funds as part of efforts to diversify its profit sources in response to Japan's low interest rate environment, the president of the bank's holding...
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Finance, Investment Industry
The £2.3bn Meerkat calls off London float
Moneyinvesting | Mail OnlineCity, Finance Reporter, The Daily Mail
Price comparison website Compare the Market’s owner has ditched plans to float after a Canadian pension fund ploughed £675million into it. BGL Group had been considering a public offering on the London Stock Exchange but has instead struck a deal with Canada...
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Corporate Governance, Personal Finance
People Moves in Brief
GlobalCapital
BBVA DCM Europe head leaves to start fund - Mizuho hires CS trader as international fixed income head - BNPP promotes in corporate finance biz Mizuho picks Credit Suisse banker for top fixed income job Mizuho International has hired a managing director...
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Economic Policy, Endowments
Life insurers slide on higher tax fears
Business StandardPavan Burugula
Shares of insurance companies took a beating on the bourses on Thursday on concerns that higher taxation could impact profitability and valuations. The fear was triggered after the finance ministry set up a task force to have a re-look at direct taxation....
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Google Inc, Pensions & Retirement Plans
Why I Retired From YouTube
The AwlCharlotte Dow
There’s always a moment—at parties, or networking events, or coffee dates—when someone asks me, “How do you know [insert mutual friend’s name here]?” Usually this is an easy question to answer. We met doing college theater. We used to work together. We’re...
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ABC (network), Finance
Amid Uncertainty in D.C., De Blasio Says Savings Offset City Spending
ObserverMadina Toure
Mayor Bill de Blasio presents the fiscal year 2018 preliminary budget at City Hall. Sam Hodgson-Pool/Getty Images Mayor Bill de Blasio presents the fiscal year 2018 preliminary budget at City Hall. Sam Hodgson-Pool/Getty Images Mayor Bill de Blasio released the city’s November...
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Credit Cards, Credit Services
WATCH: TransUnion warns of consumer credit mistakes ahead of #BlackFriday
IOL (South Africa)Nkosemntu Stuurman
CAPE TOWN - Trying to keep up with Black Friday bargain deals will leave you trapped in credit engagements that could have been avoided, says Lee Naik, CEO for TransUnion South Africa. Naik said that Black Friday will see consumers depleting their...
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Pensions & Retirement Plans
Stephen Moore to start in his final Wallaby Test
IOL (South Africa)World Rugby
EDINBURGH – Former Australia captain Stephen Moore will lead the team out for his 129th international and last game of rugby on Saturday after being named as the starting hooker in the team to face Scotland at Murrayfield. Coach Michael Cheika on...
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Personal Finance
BRIEF-Elis Prices Schuldschein Private Placement
ReutersReuters Staff
Nov 23 () - ELIS SA: * REG-ELIS SUCCESSFULLY PRICED A SCHULDSCHEIN PRIVATE PLACEMENT * ‍RAISED 75 MILLION EUROS THROUGH MULTI-TRANCHE PRIVATE PLACEMENT ISSUED UNDER GERMAN LAW​ * ‍SCHULDSCHEIN LOAN WAS ARRANGED BY HSBC​ * ‍COMPLETION OF PLACEMENT ALLOWS CO TO CONTINUE...
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Pension Fund, Pensions & Retirement Plans
222 Mansions Recovered By Maina Re-looted By EFCC
Daily Independent, Nigerian NewspaperRotimi Akinwumi
Abuja – An alarm was raised on the floor of the Senate on Thursday that almost all exotic properties recovered from looters of Pension Funds by the Presidential Task Force on Pensions, under the leadership of Ibrahim Maina, have been re-looted by...
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