Archive for August, 2012

Let the Bundesbank chief resign if he wants to. It’ll be no bad thing

| August 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

In the end, Jackson Hole proved more interesting for what Jens Weidmann, head of the German Bundesbank, had to say – or rather did not say – than Ben Bernanke’s leisurely ramble through the deeper intracies of US monetary policy since the onset of the Great Recession. Anyone hoping for the announcement of a third […]

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World Awakening to Financial Terror

| August 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

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Global Finance Leaders to Appear at Bloomberg Markets 50 Summit

| August 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– As the euro zone slips into recession, growth in Asia slows, and the U.S. approaches its fiscal cliff, Bloomberg Markets magazine will convene more than three dozen thought leaders from the world of global markets, finance, business and government to share their ideas and opinions at the second annual Bloomberg Markets 50 […]

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How to cope as stock market volatility soars fivefold

| August 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

  Stock market investors have good reason to feel shocked by repeated setbacks because new research shows how leading indices are much more prone to wild fluctuations than they used to be. For example, the FTSE 100 index of Britain’s biggest shares was an eye-stretching five times more volatile during the last decade than in […]

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New Mountain Finance Corporation Schedules its Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Release and Dividend Announcement

| August 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– New Mountain Finance Corporation (the “Company”) (NMFC) today announced that it will release its financial results for the quarter ending September 30, 2012 on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 after the close of the U.S. financial markets. Additionally at that time, the Company will announce its fourth quarter 2012 dividend which will be […]

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ALEX BRUMMER: Antony Jenkins’ tough job to reboot damaged Barclays

| August 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

By Alex Brummer PUBLISHED: 16:32 EST, 30 August 2012 | UPDATED: 02:55 EST, 31 August 2012 Rushing to judgement on anything Barclays does is always a bit tricky. Before the ink is dry on the press release, some other nasty comes crawling out of the woodwork. Indeed, the choice of Antony Jenkins as instant chief […]

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Africa and the War Against Offshore Finance

| August 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

Léonce Ndikumana: To reduce poverty, Africa needs to demand financial transparency as big banks collude with local corruption Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Go green to beat CGT and IHT

| August 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

  Going green to beat capital gains tax (CGT) and inheritance tax (IHT) may sound too good to be true but Treasury rules allow valuable exemptions for wealthy investors. Farm land and, to a lesser extent, agricultural buildings such as barns can prove attractive assets with important tax advantages relevant to retirement planning, such as […]

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Is a big stimulus package on way? City hopes raised ahead of Bernanke’s Jackson Hole speech

| August 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

By Tanya Jefferies PUBLISHED: 02:51 EST, 31 August 2012 | UPDATED: 02:51 EST, 31 August 2012 A further slug of stimulus for the struggling U.S. economy could be announced in a hotly-anticipated speech by central bank supremo Ben Bernanke today. Market watchers are speculating furiously over the prospect of another round of quantitative easing – […]

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The Government is killing our culture of opportunity. No wonder young entrepreneurs are leaving Britain

| August 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

The British economy will shrink over the course of 2012, according to a report this morning by the CBI. The news comes as no surprise – the country has adjusted its expectations to encompass a long period of stagnation in the years ahead. This situation, in itself, cannot be laid squarely at the doors of the present […]

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