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  • NEW YORK, March 19, 2015-Minerals Technologies Inc. ( NYSE: MTX ) announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Alexander Masetti Vice President and Managing Director of its Paper PCC business ...

  • The IPO market has had a slow start this year compared with 2014 when U.S. IPOs raised about $93 billion, the highest since 2000. IPO analysts expect GoDaddy, which manages about a fifth of the world's Internet domains, to fare better than Box due to demand for stock offerings from well-established brands with steady revenue …

  • Driver Hinchcliffe of Canada races during the practice session at the Honda Indy in Toronto

    The IPO market has had a slow start this year compared with 2014 when U.S. IPOs raised about $93 billion, the highest since 2000. IPO analysts expect GoDaddy, which manages about a fifth of the world's Internet domains, to fare better than Box due to demand for stock offerings from well-established brands with steady revenue …

  • Driver Hinchcliffe of Canada races during the practice session at the Honda Indy in Toronto

    The IPO market has had a slow start this year compared with 2014 when U.S. IPOs raised about $93 billion, the highest since 2000. IPO analysts expect GoDaddy, which manages about a fifth of the world's Internet domains, to fare better than Box due to demand for stock offerings from well-established brands with steady revenue …

  • Auto Trader shares leap in UK's biggest private equity-backed listing Reuters - UK Focus - Thu, Mar 19, 2015 11:49 GMT

    Shares (Berlin: DI6.BE - news) in online car marketplace Auto Trader Group rose more than 16 percent after their debut in London on Thursday in Britain's largest ever private equity-backed listing. The flotation gave the company a market value of 2.35 billion pounds ($3.5 billion), making it also Britain's biggest listing …

  • Malaysia's Ministry of Finance (MoF) has asked CIMB Investment Bank to evaluate a possible strategic sale of 1MDB's power assets as a backup plan to their IPO, The Edge Financial Daily reported on Thursday, ...

  • An employee is seen behind a glass wall with the logo of Alibaba at the company's headquarters on the outskirts of Hangzhou, Zhejiang province

    As Alibaba (BABA.N) was preparing to sell shares to U.S. investors for the first time, Jerry Verseput tried to persuade his clients not to throw money at the giant China-based e-commerce company because he thinks IPOs are a gamble, especially those with a lot of hype. Alibaba opened on Sept. 19 at $92.70, ended its first …

  • Wall St. surges as Fed statement relieves rate worries Reuters - Wed, Mar 18, 2015 21:05 GMT

    U.S. stocks rallied on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve suggested a less aggressive timeline for raising interest rates even as it opened the door for the first hike in almost a decade. The Fed dropped its pledge to be "patient" in deciding when to begin raising rates, but it cut its interest-rate projections over the …

  • The logo of the Alibaba Group is seen inside the company's headquarters in Hangzhou

    As Alibaba (BABA.N) was preparing to sell shares to U.S. investors for the first time, Jerry Verseput tried to persuade his clients not to throw money at the giant China-based e-commerce company because he thinks IPOs are a gamble, especially those with a lot of hype. Alibaba opened on Sept. 19 at $92.70, ended its first …

  • StanChart enjoys biggest jump in three years Telegraph - Wed, Mar 18, 2015 19:45 GMT

    Shares in the bank surged after Barclays and Bernstein turned bullish on the lender's prospects

  • US STOCKS-Wall St jumps as Fed statement relieves worries Reuters - UK Focus - Wed, Mar 18, 2015 18:36 GMT

    U.S. stocks climbed on Wednesday, reversing course as the Federal Reserve moved a step closer to its much-anticipated first rate hike since 2006 by removing "patient" from its language. While ...

  • US STOCKS-Wall Street falls ahead of Fed statement, Yellen comments Reuters - UK Focus - Wed, Mar 18, 2015 16:28 GMT

    U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday ahead of a highly anticipated statement and news conference by the Federal Reserve later in the session, with the Fed seen giving clearer clues on how soon it plans to tighten monetary policy. Shares (Berlin: DI6.BE - news) were off their lows as utilities, expected to suffer if interest …

  • Shares in online takeaway firm fall more than 5pc as private equity backers offload a 6.2pc stake

  • Financial, energy shares lift UK FTSE after budget boost Reuters - UK Focus - Wed, Mar 18, 2015 14:45 GMT

    Britain's top share index was the sole major European index to trade higher on Wednesday as oil shares and financial companies drew a boost from changes announced as part of the UK government's new budget. Shares (Berlin: DI6.BE - news) in fund supermarket Hargreaves Lansdown (LSE: HL.L - news) and wealth manager St …

  • Alibaba shares fall as lock-up period expires Reuters - Wed, Mar 18, 2015 14:44 GMT
    The logo of Alibaba Group is seen inside the company's headquarters in Hangzhou

    Alibaba Group Holding Inc (BABA.N) declined on Wednesday, as a six-month period prohibiting insiders from selling their shares expired, an event that many thought could expose the Chinese e-commerce giant's stock to more weakness. The lock-up period that expires Wednesday will allow insiders owning a total of 437 million …

  • Alibaba shares fall as lock-up period expires Reuters - Wed, Mar 18, 2015 14:44 GMT
    An employee is seen behind a glass wall with the logo of Alibaba at the company's headquarters on the outskirts of Hangzhou, Zhejiang province

    Alibaba Group Holding Inc declined on Wednesday, as a six-month period prohibiting insiders from selling their shares expired, an event that many thought could expose the Chinese e-commerce giant's stock to more weakness. The lock-up period that expires Wednesday will allow insiders owning a total of 437 million Alibaba …

  • Alibaba shares fall as lock-up period expires Reuters - Wed, Mar 18, 2015 14:44 GMT
    An employee is seen behind a glass wall with the logo of Alibaba at the company's headquarters on the outskirts of Hangzhou, Zhejiang province

    Alibaba Group Holding Inc declined on Wednesday, as a six-month period prohibiting insiders from selling their shares expired, an event that many thought could expose the Chinese e-commerce giant's stock to more weakness. The lock-up period that expires Wednesday will allow insiders owning a total of 437 million Alibaba …

  • Wall Street falls with eyes on Fed statement Reuters - Wed, Mar 18, 2015 14:19 GMT

    U.S. stocks fell in early trading on Wednesday ahead of a highly anticipated statement and news conference by the Federal Reserve later in the session, with the Fed expected to give clearer clues on how soon it plans to tighten monetary policy. The Fed is assessing if the U.S. economic recovery can hold up against collapsing …

  • US STOCKS-Wall St falls with eyes on Fed statement Reuters - UK Focus - Wed, Mar 18, 2015 14:12 GMT

    U.S. stocks fell in early trading on Wednesday ahead of a highly anticipated statement and news conference by the Federal Reserve later in the session, with the Fed expected to give clearer clues on how soon it plans to tighten monetary policy. The Fed is assessing if the U.S. economic recovery can hold up against collapsing …

  • US STOCKS-Wall St to open lower ahead of Fed statement Reuters - UK Focus - Wed, Mar 18, 2015 12:59 GMT

    U.S. stocks were set to fall at the open on Wednesday ahead of a highly anticipated statement and news conference by the Federal Reserve later in the session, with the Fed expected to give clearer clues on how soon it plans to tighten monetary policy. The U.S. dollar has strengthened against most major currencies as central …

  • US STOCKS-Futures slip ahead of Fed statement Reuters - UK Focus - Wed, Mar 18, 2015 11:44 GMT

    U.S. stock index futures fell on Wednesday ahead of a highly anticipated statement and news conference by the Federal Reserve later in the session, with the Fed expected to give clearer clues on how soon ...

  • Employees of Snapdeal, an Indian online retailer, sort out delivery packages inside their company fulfillment centre in Mumbai

    India's market regulator is planning rule changes that will make it easier for homegrown start-ups to list their shares on local bourses, sources involved in the process said, helping domestic investors to bet on the country's booming online economy. While many of India's largest online players are set to list in the coming …

  • Employees of Snapdeal, an Indian online retailer, sort out delivery packages inside their company fulfillment centre in Mumbai

    India's market regulator is planning rule changes that will make it easier for homegrown start-ups to list their shares on local bourses, sources involved in the process said, helping domestic investors to bet on the country's booming online economy. While many of India's largest online players are set to list in the coming …

  • A broker laughs while speaking to a colleague, as they trade on their computer terminals at a stock brokerage firm in Mumbai

    The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) is planning rule changes that will make it easier for homegrown start-ups to list their shares on local bourses, sources involved in the process said, helping domestic investors to bet on the country's booming online economy. While many of India's largest online players …

  • BUZZ-Just Eat: stockholders' appetite for shares wanes Reuters - UK Focus - Wed, Mar 18, 2015 09:22 GMT

    ** Online takeaway co Just Eat, within grasp of a record on Tues after robust FY, drops 5 pct after shareholders offload c.120.8 mln pounds of stock ** Sale priced at 345p/share - 5.5 pct below Tuesday's ...

  • As Alibaba (BABA.N) was preparing to sell shares to U.S. investors for the first time, Jerry Verseput tried to persuade his clients not to throw money at the giant China-based e-commerce company because he thinks IPOs are a gamble, especially those with a lot of hype. For the two clients that insisted on buying stock, …

  • An employee is seen behind a glass wall with the logo of Alibaba at the company's headquarters on the outskirts of Hangzhou, Zhejiang province

    As Alibaba (BABA.N) was preparing to sell shares to U.S. investors for the first time, Jerry Verseput tried to persuade his clients not to throw money at the giant China-based e-commerce company because he thinks IPOs are a gamble, especially those with a lot of hype. For the two clients that insisted on buying stock, …

  • An employee is seen behind a glass wall with the logo of Alibaba at the company's headquarters on the outskirts of Hangzhou, Zhejiang province

    As Alibaba (BABA.N) was preparing to sell shares to U.S. investors for the first time, Jerry Verseput tried to persuade his clients not to throw money at the giant China-based e-commerce company because he thinks IPOs are a gamble, especially those with a lot of hype. For the two clients that insisted on buying stock, …

  • As Alibaba (BABA.N) was preparing to sell shares to U.S. investors for the first time, Jerry Verseput tried to persuade his clients not to throw money at the giant China-based e-commerce company because he thinks IPOs are a gamble, especially those with a lot of hype. For the two clients that insisted on buying stock, …

  • Alibaba Group Executive Chairman Ma reacts while giving a speech at National Taiwan University in Taipei

    Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's blockbuster IPO has been followed by a steady slide in its stock price, which options market players do not expect to abate, with nearly a fifth of its shares to be released for trading on Wednesday.

  • Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's blockbuster IPO has been followed by a steady slide in its stock price, which options market players do not expect to abate, with nearly a fifth of its shares to be released for trading on Wednesday.

  • The logo of Alibaba Group is seen inside the company's headquarters in Hangzhou

    Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's blockbuster IPO has been followed by a steady slide in its stock price, which options market players do not expect to abate, with nearly a fifth of its shares to be released for trading on Wednesday.

  • BUZZ-OneSavings Bank Plc: Up on doubled profit Reuters - UK Focus - Tue, Mar 17, 2015 09:14 GMT

    ** Britain's OneSavings Bank Plc's shares jump as much as 10.2 pct to 233 pence after it says FY underlying pretax profit more than doubled ** Stock, the best performing UK small-cap, climbs to its highest ...

  • Australia shares rally 1 pct, dovish RBA helps Reuters - UK Focus - Tue, Mar 17, 2015 02:52 GMT

    SYDNEY/WELLINGTON, March 17 (Reuters) - Australian shares rallied 1 percent on Tuesday, after the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) left the door wide open for another cut, encouraging investment in shares. Energy stocks enjoyed a relief rally with Karoon Gas up 11 percent, while Santos and Origin rose more than 2 per …

  • Lyngen Bidco AS - Settlement of voluntary offer completed GlobeNewswire - Mon, Mar 16, 2015 12:59 GMT

    Oslo, 16 March 2015 - Reference is made to the voluntary offer (the "Offer") for the outstanding shares of EVRY ASA ("EVRY" or the "Company") by Lyngen Bidco AS (the "Offeror"), ...

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