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16.08.2017

Ackman says owned stake in Hilton, a previously unnamed bet

BOSTON (Reuters) - Investor William Ackman said on Wednesday his hedge fund had bought and sold a stake in Hilton Worldwide Holdings, identifying the portfolio company that recently earned him a...
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16.08.2017

U.S. money market assets increased in latest week: iMoneyNet

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. money market fund assets increased by $14.51 billion to $2.673 trillion in the week ended Aug 15, the Money Fund Report said on Wednesday.
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17.08.2017

Libor-tracking investments hit U.S. exchanges; complexity a worry

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investors who place wagers on the direction of interest rates got a new set of U.S.-listed investment products on Wednesday, but their complexity may prove an obstacle to them...
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15.08.2017

ETFs are hot everywhere but workplace retirement plans

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Low-cost exchange-traded funds are a favorite of individual investors. ETF assets reached $2.9 trillion in 2017, up 32 percent in the last year, according to Investment Company...
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17.08.2017

LaSalle sets $1 billion target for pan-Asia real estate fund

NEW YORK (Reuters) - LaSalle Investment Management Inc has set a new capital-raising target of $1 billion for the fifth of its pan-Asia opportunistic real estate funds, one of which is expected to...
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14.08.2017

Q&A: After the U.S. Treasury, the Paulsons look to save the planet

NEW YORK (Reuters) - When Henry "Hank" Paulson, Jr. finished his tenure as the U.S.'s 74th Secretary of the Treasury in January 2009, he put a capstone on his finance career and committed himself to...
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16.08.2017

Wells Fargo changes board, names Duke chair in response to scandal

(Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co Vice Chair Betsy Duke will replace retiring Chair Stephen Sanger next year, one of several changes announced on Tuesday in a board overhaul following a sales practices...
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14.08.2017

No one is paid to front run the apocalypse: James Saft

(Reuters) - That fund managers are rewarded for hugging the benchmarks they track is a big reason behind the otherwise puzzlingly mild reaction of financial markets to rising tensions and threats...
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15.08.2017

U.S. hedge funds bearish on FAANG stocks in second-quarter: SEC filings

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Closely-watched U.S. hedge fund managers were generally bearish on the FAANG group of high-flying tech stocks in the second quarter, with eight such investors in aggregate...
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14.08.2017

JPMorgan launches new algo-driven 'dark pool' for stocks

NEW YORK (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co has begun trading on a new private stock trading venue, or "dark pool," that lets its clients use the bank's algorithms to buy or sell stocks at a benchmark...
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