Archive for February, 2012

General Finance Corporation to Present at the 24th Annual ROTH Conference on March 14, 2012

| February 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

PASADENA, Calif., Feb. 27, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — General Finance Corporation (Nasdaq:GFN – News), a holding company that acquires, operates and enhances value for businesses in the mobile storage and modular space industries, today announced that Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Charles Barrantes and Pac-Van, Inc. President and Chief Operating Officer Ted Mourouzis […]

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Kevin McKee – Biggest Financial Trap For Young Adults

| February 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Free Apps for a limited time! bit.ly Kevin is a 26 year old guy trying to make wasting time on the internet somewhat educational. While telling stupid stories or making crazy videos there’s a chance you might learn something about personal finance. He have no official financial credentials, but does have a boatload of experience […]

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Infocast's Project Finance 2012

| February 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Volatility Rising: How to Hedge the 2012 RallyBreakout If you’ve caught the explosive rally since late last year you’re left with a high class problem: how to lock in …

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House prices bounce with 10 per week fetching more than £1m each

| February 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

House prices increased by 2.5pc in London and by a national average of 1.1pc last month, reversing losses seen over the last year, according to Land Registry, but some market observers continue to warn of ‘trouble to come’. Because Stamp Duty paid by purchasers is the basis for the Land Registry House Price Index, many […]

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After Danny Baker brands all insurance a waste of time and money, we ask: Do we really need to buy insurance?

| February 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

By Toby Walne Last updated at 11:53 AM on 28th February 2012 We all need insurance. Or do we? Is it really worth paying out thousands of pounds to cover yourself for countless problems when you might never make a claim? Outspoken radio presenter Danny Baker does not sit on the fence. He thinks insurance […]

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Britain becomes a nation of debt slaves as regulation and inflation deter saving

| February 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Now that interest on debts absorbs nearly a quarter of British households’ net income, according to the Consumer Credit Counselling Service (CCCS), many families are discovering how cruel a taskmaster compound interest can be. If you think conventional savings products – like pensions and managed funds – provide poor value, then just wait till you […]

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Ship Finance International Is a Top 10 Energy Dividend Stock (SFL)

| February 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Ship Finance International Ltd (NYSE: SFL) has been named as a Top 10 dividend paying energy stock, according to Dividend Channel, which published its weekly ”DividendRank” report. The report noted that among energy companies, SFL shares displayed both attractive valuation metrics and strong profitability metrics. For example, the recent SFL share price of $13.61 represents […]

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Could you follow Ken Livingstone’s lead and pay 20pc tax on £232,000 income?

| February 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Ken Livingstone, who attacked tax avoiders as “rich b*****ds” who should “not be allowed to vote”, is the latest high earner to be ‘outed’ as using a personal company potentially to avoid higher rate tax. Now rising numbers of people who, like Ken, believe they have better uses for their income than to pay 40pc […]

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Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s Survey of Economic Activity: Monthly Leasing and Finance Index

| February 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)– The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s (ELFA) Monthly Leasing and Finance Index (MLFI-25), which reports economic activity for the $628 billion equipment finance sector, showed overall new business volume for January was $5.1 billion, up 21 percent from volume of $4.2 billion in the same period in 2011. Volume was down 53 percent […]

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HSBC reveals £13.8bn profit while boss Stuart Gulliver is in line to get £7.2m

| February 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

By This Is Money Reporter Last updated at 10:54 AM on 27th February 2012 HSBC has unveiled a 15 per cent jump in profits to £13.8 billion last year and revealed boss Stuart Gulliver will receive a pay package of £7.2million. Rapid growth in Asia and a resilient performance in the UK helped to drive […]

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