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Wed, 23 Jan 2019 15:48:52 -0500

How the shutdown affects tuition payments and loans

With the partial U.S. government shutdown about a month old, a student showed up at the College of Southern Maryland's financial aid office with two preschool children in tow to request emergency...


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Wed, 23 Jan 2019 15:22:36 -0500

U.S. bond funds nab most cash in nearly a year: ICI

U.S. fund investors returned in force to bonds during the latest week, putting the most cash in debt markets in almost a year, Investment Company Institute (ICI) data showed on Wednesday.


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Wed, 23 Jan 2019 13:37:49 -0500

Barclays lowers U.S. first quarter GDP growth view to 2.5 percent

Barclays economists said on Wednesday they reduced their outlook on U.S. economic growth in the first quarter to an annualized rate of 2.5 percent from an earlier projection of 3.0 percent as a...


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Wed, 23 Jan 2019 12:18:23 -0500

Davos pessimism a 'valuable contra-indicator' for investors: Guggenheim's Minerd

Guggenheim Partners Global Chief Investment Officer Scott Minerd said on Wednesday that worries about a global recession are inflated, and pessimism expressed by political and business leaders at the...


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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 17:17:26 -0500

BlackRock plans environmentally conscious money market fund

BlackRock Inc is planning a new fund for investors looking to park their cash safely while helping the environment, expanding options for "socially responsible" investments, a filing with U.S. market...


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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 17:17:03 -0500

Ashland settles proxy fight with hedge fund Cruiser Capital

Ashland Global Holdings and Cruiser Capital settled their proxy contest on Tuesday with a deal allowing the hedge fund to help select two new board members at the specialty chemicals company while...


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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 07:28:21 -0500

Your Money: Baby boomer primer - Perfecting the art of giving art

Baby boomer art collectors have a problem: Their heirs may not know the difference a $100 print from a garage sale and a $1 million paradigm of Abstract Expressionism.


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Mon, 21 Jan 2019 10:12:11 -0500

Asset managers brace for more job cuts amid market turbulence

Turmoil on financial markets is expected to deepen layoffs and accelerate acquisitions in the fund management industry.


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Fri, 18 Jan 2019 21:32:22 -0500

LJM Partners sues unnamed 'manipulators' it blames for volatility losses

LJM Partners Ltd on Friday filed a lawsuit against unnamed parties it holds responsible for hundreds of millions of dollars it lost after last year's jump in stock market volatility that effectively...


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Fri, 18 Jan 2019 12:00:43 -0500

Investors punish poorly performing hedge funds by pulling billions

Hedge funds suffered their worst quarterly outflows in two years when investors pulled $23 billion from the industry during the last three months of 2018, new data released on Friday show.


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Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:16:13 -0500

A.J. Gallagher’s 'clean coal' business draws ire of green investors

Two of America’s best-known green investors are reassessing their stakes in global insurance broker Arthur J. Gallagher & Co after a Reuters investigation into the company’s lucrative side-business...


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Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:56:40 -0500

Trian to skip PPG board challenge after new commitments: sources

Trian Fund Management LP will not challenge PPG Industries Inc's board of directors at its 2019 shareholder meeting after the U.S. paints and coatings company met some of the activist hedge fund's...


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Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:31:20 -0500

Return of risk-on fuels worst government debt outflows since October: BAML

Government bonds suffered the biggest weekly outflows since October last year as investors plowed money into emerging market and high-yield debt, Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) said on Friday.


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Thu, 17 Jan 2019 18:13:12 -0500

Gulfport pledges share buybacks after hedge fund demand

Natural gas and oil firm Gulfport Energy Corp said it would buy back $400 million of shares on Thursday, just hours after a public demand to that effect from hedge fund investor Firefly Value...


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Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:11:20 -0500

Your Money: The words and wisdom of Jack Bogle

America just lost a true giant in investing legend and Vanguard Group founder Jack Bogle.


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Thu, 17 Jan 2019 13:56:35 -0500

John Bogle, Vanguard founder and low-cost investing pioneer, dies at 89

John Bogle, whose family's struggles during the Great Depression led him to pioneer low-cost investing and to found Vanguard Group, now the world's biggest mutual fund firm, died on Wednesday at the...


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Thu, 17 Jan 2019 06:08:56 -0500

Finding the bright side in a graying U.S. workforce

(The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters.)


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Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:32:56 -0500

Investors end 13 straight weeks of U.S. fund withdrawals

Investors sweetened on financial markets in early January and ended a 13-week retreat from U.S.-based funds, the Investment Company Institute (ICI) said on Wednesday.


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Wed, 16 Jan 2019 07:15:55 -0500

Guggenheim's Scott Minerd says Fed will pause to start 2019

The Federal Reserve is likely to hold its interest rate hikes on pause for the start of 2019 in order to stabilize markets, given economic growth is set to slow and financial conditions having...


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Wed, 16 Jan 2019 06:02:45 -0500

Your Money: Can you make $100 grow into a house?

My preteen daughter earned her first dollars in 2018, so I wanted to seed her retirement account. But what can you do with $100 or so?


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