Quantcast Capital Finance Notes
Capital Finance Notes By Capital Finance
Capital Finance Notes >> FINANCE NEWS February 08, 2016 members login here
>>  FINANCE NEWS
Brevan Howard's main hedge fund down 1.99 percent for 2015 -source
Reuters - 1/6/2016
Jan 6 Leading European hedge fund firm Brevan Howard's main hedge fund lost 1.99 percent for 2015 after falling 3.91 percent in December, according to performance information seen by Reuters. It was the
     Add Comment

Fed raised rates even as inflation debate continued
Reuters UK - 1/6/2016
Police officers stand with their dog outside the Federal Reserve patrol in front of the building with their dog Brodie in Washington September 1, 2015. Reuters/Kevin Lamarque WASHINGTON Federal
Fed lifted rates amid inflation debate Sydney Morning Herald
Fed minutes: Rate hike was 'close call' CNBC
all 4 news articles >>      Add Comment

Why oil prices are plunging - again
Washington Post - 1/6/2016
This story has been updated. Despite sharply rising tensions in the Middle East,  oil prices  had seemed fairly stable — if quite low — as 2016 began. But that all changed Wednesday, as  prices  suddenly
Why oil prices are plunging — again Washington Post
all 1 news articles >>      Add Comment

U.S. economy seen growing one percent in fourth quarter: Atlanta Fed
Reuters - 1/6/2016
The U.S. economy is on track to grow 1.0 percent in the fourth quarter after data showed a surprise shrinkage in the trade deficit in November, the Atlanta Federal Reserve's GDPNow forecast model showed
US economy seen growing 1% in Q4: Atlanta Federal Reserve Economic Times
'US economy on track, seen growing 1% in Q4' Economic Times
all 2 news articles >>      Add Comment

Wall Street lower on China worries, steep drop in oil
Reuters UK - 1/6/2016
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange January 5, 2016. Reuters/Brendan McDermid U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday as fresh concerns over the impact of a slowdown in China on the
     Add Comment

Activist hedge fund seeks more talks with U.S. auto loan firm Ally
Reuters - 1/6/2016
The hedge fund pushing for changes at Ally Financial ( ALLY.N ) said on Wednesday it wants to work closely with the U.S. auto loan company's management team but is disappointed with its initial response.
UPDATE 1-Activist hedge fund seeks more talks with U.S. auto loan firm Ally Reuters UK
all 1 news articles >>      Add Comment

U.S. Fed awards $126.58 bln reverse repos
Reuters - 1/6/2016
Jan 6 The Federal Reserve on Wednesday awarded $126.58 billion of one-day fixed-rate reverse repurchase agreements to 53 bidders at an interest rate of 0.25 percent, the New York Fed said on its website.
U.S. Fed awards $169.62 bln reverse repos Reuters UK
all 1 news articles >>      Add Comment

KALOBIOS PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Former SEC Attorney Willie Briscoe
Bloomberg - 1/6/2016
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 6, 2016-- Former United States Securities and Exchange Commission attorney Willie Briscoe , founder of The Briscoe Law Firm, PLLC , and the securities litigation firm of
UNITED DEVELOPMENT FUNDING IV SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Former SEC Attorney Willie Briscoe EON: Enhanced Online News
KALOBIOS PHARMACEUTICALS : Former SEC Attorney Willie Briscoe and Powers Taylor 4 Traders
all 2 news articles >>      Add Comment

JPMorgan to pay $4 million for false statements about broker pay: SEC
Reuters - 1/6/2016
A view of the exterior of the JP Morgan Chase & Co. Corporate headquarters in the Manhattan borough of New York City, May 20, 2015.
UPDATE 1-JPMorgan to pay $4 mln for false statements about broker pay -SEC Reuters UK
JPMorgan to pay $4 million for false statements about broker pay – SEC SRN News
all 5 news articles >>      Add Comment

Reinsurance prices eased in Jan contract renewals - brokers
Reuters UK - 1/6/2016
FRANKFURT Jan 6 Reinsurance prices fell at the start of 2016 and are expected to remain under pressure in the coming months, though the pace of decline is moderating, reinsurance brokers said. Reinsurers,
     Add Comment

WRAPUP 2-Strong U.S. private payrolls data point to economys resilience
Reuters - 1/6/2016
U.S. private companies added workers at a brisk clip in December, pointing to underlying strength in the economy despite signs that growth slowed sharply in the fourth quarter. Other data on Wednesday
Strong U.S. private payrolls data point to economys resilience Reuters
WRAPUP 2-Strong U.S. private payrolls data point to economy's resilience Reuters
all 6 news articles >>      Add Comment

Netflix Is Running Into Some Significant Headwinds
Fortune - 1/6/2016
You might think it would be pretty great being Netflix. After all, the company is at the forefront of the streaming video revolution, beloved by cord-cutters and cable haters of all ages, with multiple
Netflix's Stock Is Under Pressure, and This Is Why Fortune
all 1 news articles >>      Add Comment

U.S. stocks sharply lower as China, North Korea weigh
CBS News - 1/6/2016
U.S. stocks declined sharply on Wednesday, with China's devaluing of its currency and geopolitical unease adding to concerns about the global economy. "We look at China's economy, and the inputs haven't
     Add Comment

Wall Street falls on China worries, steep drop in oil
Reuters - 1/6/2016
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange January 5, 2016. Reuters/Brendan McDermid All three major indexes fell more than 1 percent in early trading on Wednesday as investors looked
     Add Comment

Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. Hires Kevin Reynolds and Timothy Swift To Join Debt Capital
Reuters - 1/6/2016
PR Newswire NEW YORK, Jan. 6, 2016 NEW YORK , Jan. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --  Cantor Fitzgerald & Co ., a leading financial services firm, today announced that two senior bankers Kevin Reynolds
CANTOR FITZGERALD & CO. : Hires Kevin Reynolds and Timothy Swift To Join Debt Capital 4 Traders
Cantor Fitzgerald & Co.’s Youssef Squali and Naved Khan Named in Top 1 Percentile Gnom.es
all 4 news articles >>      Add Comment

Yahoo’s battle with Wall Street isn’t over yet
Washington Post - 1/6/2016
The clash between Yahoo and Wall Street escalated Wednesday with an activist investor urging the beleaguered tech giant to dump its management team. "The past year has been an extremely frustrating
     Add Comment

Fed's Fischer: Decline in oil won't go on forever
CNBC - 1/6/2016
Stanley Fischer, Federal Reserve vice chairman, talks about the Fed's accommodative policy and the link between the fed funds rate and what banks pay their depositors. Also Fischer discusses whether the
     Add Comment

Fed's Fischer says four rate hikes in 2016 'in the ballpark'
Reuters - 1/6/2016
Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer speaks during a televised interview during the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City's annual Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming
Fed’s Fischer says four rate hikes in 2016 is ’in the ballpark’ Business Recorder
US Fed's Stanley Fischer says four rate hikes in 2016 is 'in the ballpark' Economic Times
all 3 news articles >>      Add Comment

Wall Street set to open lower on China, North Korea worries
Reuters - 1/6/2016
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange January 5, 2016. Reuters/Brendan McDermid Wall Street was set to open sharply lower on Wednesday as investors looked for safe havens after
     Add Comment

Live Business Live: FTSE down sharply; oil at record low
BBC - 1/6/2016
The UK's combined market for music, video games and digital entertainment was worth more than £6bn last year, that's according to the Entertainment Retailers Association. Its data shows the decline
Live Business Live: FTSE down sharply; John Lewis results BBC
all 1 news articles >>      Add Comment

Business Live: FTSE down sharply; oil at record low
BBC - 1/6/2016
Key points - Chinese shares gain on report of extended trading ban - Brent Crude falls below $35 per barrel - Shares in Apple suppliers fall sharply - John Lewis Christmas sales rise 4.1%
Business Live: US shares down sharply; oil at record low BBC
Business Live: FTSE down sharply; John Lewis results BBC
all 2 news articles >>      Add Comment

Adviser to Ave Maria Mutual Funds Announces Portfolio Manager Changes
Bloomberg - 1/6/2016
PLYMOUTH, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 6, 2016-- Schwartz Investment Counsel, Inc., the investment adviser for the Ave Maria Mutual Funds, has announced several portfolio manager promotions effective
     Add Comment

Mortgage applications fall 27% after Fed hike rush
CNBC - 1/6/2016
Mortgage application volume fell dramatically over the past two weeks, even when adjusted for the holidays. This was likely due to a rush on home loans at the beginning of December, before the Federal
Mortgage applications fall 27% CNBC
all 1 news articles >>      Add Comment

Markets Bomb and Fed Releases Minutes–5 Things to Know Today
Fortune - 1/6/2016
Hello friends and Fortune readers. Wall Street stock futures are sharply lower this morning after North Korea claimed to have successfully tested a hydrogen bomb for the first time (more below). The
     Add Comment

Mining stocks drag FTSE 100 down
BBC - 1/6/2016
(Open): London's leading shares dipped in early Wednesday trading, dragged down by mining stocks. In the opening minutes, the benchmark FTSE 100 index fell 27.93 points or 0.46% to 6,109.31. BHP Billiton
     Add Comment

Already a member? Sign in
Email Address:
Password:
Forget your password?

Build a News Circle   |   Get News Briefings   |   Congoo News Home   |   Get the Netpass
About Congoo   |   Terms of Use   |   Privacy Policy   |   Need Help?   |   Site Map
Copyright ©2016 Congoo.com. All Rights Reserved.