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Instagram CEO Joins Wal-Mart Board - Wall Street Journal

Google Business News - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 17:31

Wall Street Journal

Instagram CEO Joins Wal-Mart Board
Wall Street Journal
Instagram had just 13 employees when co-founder Kevin Systrom sold it to Facebook for $1 billion. Getty Images. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. WMT -0.54% Wal-Mart Stores Inc. U.S.: NYSE $76.08 -0.41 -0.54% Sept. 29, 2014 4:00 pm Volume (Delayed 15m) : 4.85M ...
Instagram CEO, Kevin Systrom, joins Wal-Mart's board of directorsMarket Business News
Instagram's Kevin Systrom joins Wal-Mart boardUSA TODAY
Instagram executive joins Wal-Mart boardJoplin Globe
KSPR -The Globe and Mail -Bloomberg
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EU to decry Apple's Irish tax deal - BBC News

Google Business News - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 05:16

BBC News

EU to decry Apple's Irish tax deal
BBC News
The European Commission will set out its case on Tuesday against Apple's tax arrangements in Ireland. The report is part of a broader EU investigation into tax policies in Ireland, Netherlands and Luxembourg. The Commission is examining whether these ...
Apple faces billions in fines in tax avoidance probeCNET
Apple's 'double Irish' tax dodge is coming back to bite them. Again.Fortune
Apple (AAPL) Could Be Fined Billions Over Illegal Irish Tax Deals, ReportWall Street Pit
RT -The Independent -Bloomberg
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DreamWorks Animation Studio weighing sale to SoftBank - Kansas City Star

Google Business News - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 21:12

Kansas City Star

DreamWorks Animation Studio weighing sale to SoftBank
Kansas City Star
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SoftBank silent on rumored DreamWorks bidDeutsche Welle
DreamWorks Weighing $3.4 Bid From SoftbankBloomberg
Softbank mum on reports bidding for DreamWorks AnimationBusiness Recorder
Los Angeles Times -GMA News -Reuters
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Data breaches reach record levels in 2014 - Market Business News

Google Business News - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 04:42

Market Business News

Data breaches reach record levels in 2014
Market Business News
In 2014 so far, there have been 568 data breaches involving more than 75 million records, of which 56 million occurred at Home Depot stores, according to data released by the Identity Theft Resource Center. The data breach at Home Depot Inc. was the ...
Data Breaches Expose 75 Million Records24/7 Wall St.
Home Depot's Data Breach Was Worse, But Target Was Punished More. Why?Motley Fool
Tony Dobrowolski: Protecting your identityBerkshire Eagle
Waterbury Republican American -Insurance News Net -TheStreet.com
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An ongoing dilemma for Social Security - Lowell Sun

Google Business News - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 04:42

Businessweek

An ongoing dilemma for Social Security
Lowell Sun
Each year the trustees of the Social Security trust fund report on the current and projected financial status of the program. Their most recent conclusions were hardly a surprise, as they were consistent with those published over the past 20 years. The Social ...
Social Security Q&A: If I Collected Early, Should My Spouse Collect Spousal ...Forbes
Maximizing Social Security benefits may mean delaying full drawThe Denver Post
Social Security and You: Seen any Martians lately?Arizona Daily Star
St. George Daily Spectrum -Terre Haute Tribune Star -Motley Fool
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Opec urged to stop oil price slide - Gulf Daily News

Google Business News - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 20:30

Economic Times

Opec urged to stop oil price slide
Gulf Daily News
DUBAI: Iran yesterday urged Opec members to make joint efforts to keep oil prices from falling further, highlighting a split with other members such as Saudi Arabia who face lower budget pressures despite a slide in prices towards $95 a barrel. Oil has fallen ...
UPDATE 8-Brent steady, US crude up on supportive economic dataReuters
Oil Caps Biggest Weekly Gain in a Month; Discount NarrowsBloomberg
U.S. Oil Prices Rise Relative to Global BenchmarkNASDAQ
Xinhua -Channel News Asia
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Why rate hikes are good news for stocks - Salt Lake Tribune

Google Business News - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 16:59

SFGate

Why rate hikes are good news for stocks
Salt Lake Tribune
New York • It's no surprise that the prospect of a Federal Reserve rate hike worries stock investors. The Fed's unprecedented economic stimulus has in large part driven a surge in stock prices since 2009. The central bank has bought trillions of dollars of ...
U.S. Stocks Rise SharplyNASDAQ
History shows higher interest rates don't always upend stocksFox Business

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U.S. Stocks Rebounding After Rout - NASDAQ

Google Business News - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 09:47

KY3

U.S. Stocks Rebounding After Rout
NASDAQ
U.S. stocks rebounded Friday, a day after major indexes posted their largest one-day losses since late July. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 86 points, or 0.5%, to 17031. The S&P 500 gained eight points, or 0.4%, to 1974. The Nasdaq Composite ...
Stocks rally on strong GDP newsUSA TODAY
Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA Stocks; Nasdaq, S&P 500 Market News ...Learning and Finance
U.S. Equities Rise After Selloff in Previous SessionFox Business
Wealth Daily -WallStreet.org -Herald Sun
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Spain raises forecast for economic growth - Financial Times

Google Business News - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 08:55

Business Recorder

Spain raises forecast for economic growth
Financial Times
The Spanish economy will grow faster than expected, and create as many as 350,000 jobs next year, according to a government forecast that highlights the country's transformation from a crisis-ridden European laggard to one of the fastest-growing ...
Spain Raises GDP Forecasts Cutting Taxes Ahead of 2015 ElectionBusinessweek
26/09/2014Spain boasts Europe-beating growth, raises forecastsExpatica Spain
Spain Raises Economic Growth ForecastsWall Street Journal
seattlepi.com
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Japan's inflation drops in August - Asia First Financial Intelligence Limited

Google Business News - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 04:21

Japan's inflation drops in August
Asia First Financial Intelligence Limited
Japanese inflation fell to a 10-month low. In August, the nationwide core consumer-price index (CPI), which excludes fresh food, rose 1.1% from a year earlier after adjusting for the increase in the sales tax that took effect in April, according to Japan's Statistics ...

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US Bank to pay penalties, refunds for services sold but not provided - Los Angeles Times

Google Business News - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 14:41

USA TODAY

US Bank to pay penalties, refunds for services sold but not provided
Los Angeles Times
Federal regulators have ordered U.S. Bancorp to pay $57 million in restitution and penalties for charging customers for identity-protection and credit-monitoring services they never received. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said Thursday that the ...
U.S. Bank refunding $48 million to customersCNNMoney
US Bank ordered to refund ID theft protection customers $48MRick Kupchella's BringMeTheNews
U.S. Bancorp Ordered To Repay $48 Million To CustomersValueWalk
Businessweek -Long Island Business News
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Court Tells Allergan To Hand Documents Over To Pershing Square, Valeant - FINalternatives

Google Business News - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 12:07

Drug Discovery & Development

Court Tells Allergan To Hand Documents Over To Pershing Square, Valeant
FINalternatives
Allergan Inc. must turn over documents detailing its strategy to block a hostile takeover bid backed by Pershing Square Capital Management. A federal court in California—where Allergan has sued the hedge fund and potential acquirer Valeant ...
ValueAct returns to Valeant board, plans to raise stakeReuters Canada
Valeant gets vote of confidence from one of its board membersMarketWatch (blog)
ValueAct's Ubben To Join Valeant's Board; Valeant Shares Rise 3%Barron's (blog)
Businessweek -Wall Street Journal -Bidness ETC
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Asia ready for Fed tightening, says ADB - Financial Times

Google Business News - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 23:11

Business Recorder

Asia ready for Fed tightening, says ADB
Financial Times
Asian policy makers are now much better prepared to manage the onset of higher US interest rates, making a repeat of last year's “taper tantrum” – which rocked emerging markets globally – far less of a risk, the Asian Development Bank has said. Higher US ...
ADB Cuts Growth Forecast for SE Asia; China SteadyABC News
ADB cuts growth forecast for Southeast AsiaBusinessweek
ADB trims Southeast Asia 2014 growth forecast to 4.6 percentReuters
MarketWatch -Sky News Australia -ABS CBN News
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PayPal Engulfing Bitcoin: A Better Way to Process Online Payments - Chinatopix

Google Business News - Tue, 09/23/2014 - 22:47

Entrepreneur

PayPal Engulfing Bitcoin: A Better Way to Process Online Payments
Chinatopix
(Photo : Reuters / Pawel Kopczynski) A mock Bitcoin is displayed on a table in an illustration picture taken in Berlin January 7, 2014. share on facebook. share on twitter. PayPal now accepts Bitcoin payments as part of their integral project, which was recently ...
PayPal opens the door a bit for bitcoin paymentsCNET
PayPal Announces Bitcoin SupportAnandTech
PayPal partners with bitcoin processors to accept digital currencySFGate (blog)
MarketWatch -Bloomberg -Gizmodo
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Home Depot data breach triggers fraudulent transactions: WSJ - Reuters

Google Business News - Tue, 09/23/2014 - 17:14

Reuters

Home Depot data breach triggers fraudulent transactions: WSJ
Reuters
(Reuters) - Data breach at home improvement retailer Home Depot Inc (HD.N) has led to fraudulent transactions across the United States, draining cash from customer bank accounts, the Wall Street Journal said. Criminals are using stolen card information to ...
Fraudulent Transactions Surface in Wake of Home Depot BreachWall Street Journal
Shoppers can shield their credit card data from hackersPoughkeepsie Journal
9 Steps to protect against credit card fraudFox Business
Slate Magazine (blog) -BankInfoSecurity.com
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Sales of single family homes down in August - MiamiHerald.com

Google Business News - Tue, 09/23/2014 - 05:10

Fox News

Sales of single family homes down in August
MiamiHerald.com
Sales of single-family homes in Massachusetts fell by almost 7 percent in August when compared to the year-ago month, but median prices continued to climb. The Waltham-based Massachusetts Association of Realtors reports Tuesday that it was the seventh ...
Families returning to home market, Realtors sayThe Laker/Lutz News
August Existing Home Sales Figures Down From JulyWCBE 90.5 FM
Sales of existing homes fall as investors retreatBoston Globe
Waterbury Republican American -South Bend Tribune
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How College Kids Helped Divest $50 Billion From Fossil Fuels - TIME

Google Business News - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 17:21

New York Daily News

How College Kids Helped Divest $50 Billion From Fossil Fuels
TIME
Stephen Heintz, President of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Valerie Rockefeller Wayne, the chair From left: Stephen Heintz, President of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Valerie Rockefeller Wayne, the chair of the fund, and Steven Rockefeller, a son of Nelson ...
RPT-REFILE-Philanthropies, including Rockefellers, and investors pledge $50 ...Reuters
Big Oil Heirs to Say Goodbye to Fossil FuelsNewsweek
Heirs of Rockefeller to abandon fossil fuelsEconomic Times
The Australian -Bloomberg -Financial Times
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Tesco rocked by shift in power balance with suppliers - Financial Times

Google Business News - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 15:33

Daily Mail

Tesco rocked by shift in power balance with suppliers
Financial Times
It was not the call a company executive wants to receive late on a Friday afternoon. But that was when a member of Tesco's finance team chose to raise concerns about certain half-year figures with Adrian Morris, the UK retailer's general counsel.
Did plunging Tesco share price send them into a panic?Daily Mail
Tesco suppliers at centre of £250m accounting woeTelegraph.co.uk
Tesco in crisis: City fears £250m profit debacle could be just the startThe Independent
New York Times -BBC News -Reuters
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Clorox and Apple are big market movers - NewsOK.com

Google Business News - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 14:37

Bidness ETC

Clorox and Apple are big market movers
NewsOK.com
The consumer goods company is exiting Venezuela, citing government restrictions, supply disruptions and economic uncertainty. AutoZone Inc. down $21.06 to $505.38. A rebounding economy has more Americans buying new cars, which cut into the auto ...
Clorox Exits Venezuela After Price Freeze Hobbles OperationsBusinessweek

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US gas prices fall to lowest since February, Lundberg says - Chicago Tribune

Google Business News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 17:26

USA TODAY

US gas prices fall to lowest since February, Lundberg says
Chicago Tribune
The average price of regular gasoline at U.S. pumps slid to the lowest level since Feb. 7, dropping 8.9 cents in the two weeks ended Friday, Sept. 19 to $3.3741 a gallon, according to Lundberg Survey Inc. Prices are 14.66 cents lower than a year ago, ...
Pump Prices in US Fall to Lowest Since FebruaryBusinessweek
Survey: US gas prices fall 9 cents over two weeksBangor Daily News
US gas prices fall, extending summer declineThe Park Record

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