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20.07.2017

Bill Gross warns of recession risk if highly levered economies hike rates

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Highly levered domestic and global economies including the United States, which have "feasted" on easy monetary policies in recent years, cannot withstand a normalizing of...
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20.07.2017

U.S. 30-year mortgage rates fall back below 4 percent: Freddie Mac

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Interest rates on U.S. 30-year mortgages dropped back below 4 percent this week in line with a drop in Treasury yields, retreating from their highest levels in two months,...
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20.07.2017

UK property funds planned poorly for Brexit vote turmoil: watchdog

LONDON (Reuters) - Asset managers did not plan properly or have clear procedures for valuing their property funds under stressed market conditions such as those in the aftermath of Britain's June...
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20.07.2017

U.S. rule on class-action suits against banks under fire in Congress

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans in the U.S. Congress are moving quickly to try to eliminate a new regulation that bars financial firms from forcing consumers into arbitration to settle disputes...
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19.07.2017

Blackstone backs ex-TPG-Axon executive's new fund with seed investment: sources

BOSTON (Reuters) - Blackstone Group has written the first check from its latest seeding fund, sources familiar with the matter said this week, committing $100 million in start-up capital to a new...
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20.07.2017

Investing in health savings accounts: Not ready for prime time

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Will health savings accounts be the new 401(k)?
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20.07.2017

Tacit Investment names new head of strategic relationships

(Reuters) - London-based Tacit Investment Management said it has appointed Leigh Stephens as the head of strategic relationships.
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20.07.2017

BNP Paribas Asset Management hires former Pioneer chief Sandro Pierri

PARIS (Reuters) - BNP Paribas' asset management arm has appointed Sandro Pierri, former head of Pioneer Investments, as its global head of client group, sales and marketing organization as of...
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20.07.2017

Fireman Capital Partners promotes two executives

(Reuters) - Private equity firm Fireman Capital Partners said on Thursday that it had promoted two of its senior executives.
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20.07.2017

CalSTRS annual returns jump to 13.4 percent from 1.4 percent

(Reuters) - The California State Teachers’ Retirement System on Thursday reported a 13.4 percent net return on investment for the fiscal year ended June 30, marking the first time the public pension...
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