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  • Dealmaking at 'sensible’ level as companies seek growth overseas

  • Questions on bubble as tech momentum fades AFP - Sat, Apr 19, 2014 02:43 BST
    Questions on bubble as tech momentum fades

    The Nasdaq exchange advertises China's Weibo in Times Square moments before it began trading on the Nasdaq exchange under the ticker symbol WB on April 17, 2014 in New York City

  • Providence, RI, sues firms over stock trades Associated Press - Sat, Apr 19, 2014 01:05 BST

    Providence, R.I., is suing dozens of Wall Street banks and other financial companies over high-frequency trading. The federal complaint was filed Friday in New York on behalf of city investment funds that ...

  • Earnings season starts rough for health insurers Associated Press - Fri, Apr 18, 2014 16:02 BST

    Health insurers that easily outpaced the broader market in trading last year nosedived this week after UnitedHealth released shaky first-quarter earnings. That dip may be short-lived if the performance ...

  • NEW YORK, NY -April 18, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) announced today that it has extended its tender offer to purchase all outstanding shares of AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) ...

  • For Morgan Stanley, playing it safe pays off Reuters - Fri, Apr 18, 2014 01:06 BST

    On Thursday, Gorman proved himself right, by showing that his plan to lighten up trading risk and focus on wealth management is paying off. Morgan Stanley posted a 55 percent gain in first-quarter profit. Morgan Stanley also showed steady progress in using deposits from the wealth business to lend more. Gorman is working …

  • Shares of Weibo Corp rose 19 percent in their U.S. debut on Thursday, sweeping aside concerns that Chinese censorship will hurt the growth of the country's Internet sector and broader worries about lofty tech-stock valuations. Investors are scrutinizing the biggest debut of a Chinese Internet company in years, hoping for …

  • Shares of Travelocity owner Sabre rise after IPO Associated Press - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 22:58 BST

    Shares of Sabre Corp. ended higher Thursday, but the provider of technology services to the travel industry raised less money than it had projected in its initial public offering. The company had offered ...

  • As certain companies see major slumps in their values, established hi-tech stocks are proving resilient

  • Weibo shares jump in market debut Associated Press - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 21:44 BST

    Chinese social media company Weibo Corp.'s shares soared in their U.S. market debut Thursday. Weibo was launched four years ago by Chinese online media company Sina Corp. Weibo provides a Twitter-like ...

  • Juan E. Monteverde, a partner at Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, investigates a possible challenge of the Board of Directors of TriQuint Semiconductor Inc.

  • Two Portfolio Companies of Keating Capital File for Proposed IPOs Business Wire - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 21:15 BST

    Today Keating Capital, Inc. , a closed-end fund that has elected to be regulated as a business development company under the Investment Company Act of 1940, notes that two of its portfolio companies, TrueCar and Zoosk, have filed registration statements with the U.S.

  • Juan E. Monteverde, a partner at Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, investigates a possible challenge of the Board of Directors of Emeritus Corp.

  • Juan E. Monteverde, a partner at Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is examining claims against the Board of Directors of Chindex International, Inc.

  • Weibo Woes Amid Disappointing Nasdaq Flotation Sky News - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 19:53 BST
    Weibo Woes Amid Disappointing Nasdaq Flotation

    The cloud over tech stocks has dampened expectations for Weibo - China's version of Twitter - which has begun trading on the Nasdaq in New York today. The share flotation was priced at the lower end of ...

  • Sina Weibo soars in debut, overcoming censorship concerns Reuters - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 19:12 BST
    The Weibo logo is seen at the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of its initial public offering (IPO) on The NASDAQ Stock Market in New York

    Shares of Weibo Corp (WB.O) rose as much as 41 percent in their U.S. debut on Thursday, sweeping aside concerns that censorship in China will hurt the growth of the country's Internet sector and broader worries about the outlook for tech-sector stocks. Investors are watching the biggest debut of a Chinese Internet company …

  • Mid-cap stocks are getting some love, finally Associated Press - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 19:11 BST

    Maybe the middle child really should be the favorite. Just like families sometimes overlook the middle kid, investors all too often pay attention to just the smallest and largest stocks. Managers of mid-cap ...

  • Weibo shares jump 10pc in market debut Telegraph - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 18:28 BST

    Flotation on Nasdaq of China's Twitter seen as test of investor appetite for tech stocks

  • Weibo shares jump 25pc in market debut Telegraph - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 18:28 BST

    Flotation on Nasdaq of China's Twitter seen as test of investor appetite for tech stocks

  • Weibo shares jump 19pc in market debut Telegraph - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 18:28 BST

    Flotation on Nasdaq of China's Twitter seen as test of investor appetite for tech stocks

  • Weibo shares jump 33pc in market debut Telegraph - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 18:28 BST

    Flotation on Nasdaq of China's Twitter seen as test of investor appetite for tech stocks

  • Weibo's debut was being closely watched as it comes ahead of the much-anticipated IPO of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (IPO-ALIB.N). Alibaba, which holds a stake in Weibo, is expected to file as early as next week for a U.S. IPO that could raise as much as $15 billion. That would make it the biggest …

  • Sina Weibo shares jump more than 10% after IPO AFP - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 17:16 BST
    Sina Weibo shares jump more than 10% after IPO

    A man walks past the office entrance of Sina Weibo, widely known as China's equivalent to Twitter, in Beijing on April 16, 2014

  • Sina Weibo shares jump more than 6% after IPO AFP - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 17:12 BST
    Sina Weibo shares jump more than 10% after IPO

    A man walks past the office entrance of Sina Weibo, widely known as China's equivalent to Twitter, in Beijing on April 16, 2014

  • Travelocity owner Sabre rises 3 percent in IPO Associated Press - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 16:02 BST

    Shares of Sabre Corp. rose over 3 percent in their stock market debut Thursday after an initial public offering that valued the travel software company at more than $3.9 billion. Sabre owns online travel ...

  • Goldman Sachs has removed Imperial Tobacco from its 'Conviction List', saying it sees less potential upside from current levels.

  • Travelocity owner Sabre rises 4 percent in IPO Associated Press - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 15:38 BST

    Shares of Sabre Corp. are rising 4 percent in their stock market debut, in an initial public offering that values the travel software company at over $3.9 billion. Sabre owns online travel company Travelocity ...

  • Shipping firms turn to equity markets as sector eyes recovery Reuters - UK Focus - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 15:34 BST

    Shipping companies are turning to equity markets to fill a growing funding gap, betting that investors hungry for decent returns will provide capital to a sector recovering from its worst downturn since the 1980s. Alternative investors such as private equity firms have been snapping up shipping assets including loan portfolios …

  • Coke Consolidated Announces Second Quarter Dividend Business Wire - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 15:30 BST

    Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a dividend for the Second Quarter of 2014 of $.25 per share on shares of

  • 'Chinese Twitter' firm Weibo to go public in US AFP - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 14:23 BST
    Sina Weibo shares jump more than 10% after IPO

    A man walks past the office entrance of Sina Weibo, widely known as China's equivalent to Twitter, in Beijing on April 16, 2014

  • Are We Heading For Another Technology Stock Crash? Fool.co.uk - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 13:50 BST

    Technology stocks are falling. Choose your targets wisely, says Harvey Jones.

  • Should You Invest In The TSB Flotation? Fool.co.uk - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 13:45 BST

    Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON: LLOY) is set to sell off TSB.

  • Touchstone to Voluntarily Delist from the TSX Marketwired - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 13:03 BST

    Touchstone Gold Limited announces that its Board of Directors have approved and the Company has requested to voluntarily delist its shares from the Toronto Stock Exchange. The delisting is expected to ...

  • Weibo cuts IPO size amid selloff in technology stocks Reuters - Thu, Apr 17, 2014 12:33 BST
    A woman looks at a Weibo advertisement as she rides an elevator inside a subway station in Beijing

    The offering comes ahead of the much-anticipated IPO of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, which holds stake in Weibo. Weibo, controlled by Web portal company Sina Corp, sold 16.8 million American depositary shares (ADSs) at $17 each, the company said on Thursday. At the offer price, Weibo is valued at …

  • 7-Eleven Malaysia Holdings Bhd is expected to price at 1.38 ringgit (43 U.S. cents) a share the tranche it will sell to cornerstone investors in an initial public offering that is likely to raise $226 million, IFR reported on Thursday, citing people with knowledge of the deal. The convenience store operator, controlled …

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