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Abu Dhabi aims to lure start-ups with investment in new technology hub

Abu Dhabi aims to lure start-ups with investment in new technology hub

Published 24/03/2019

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Abu Dhabi will commit up to 1 billion dirhams ($272 million) to support technology start-ups, it said on Sunday, in a [more…]

Skittish investors pull more than $20 billion from stocks, rush…

Skittish investors pull more than $20 billion from stocks, rush…

Published 22/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Global equity funds saw massive outflows this week, a sharp reversal from last week’s inflows as pessimism over economic growth gripped investors [more…]

Morgan Stanley holds top spot as activist defense firm: data

Morgan Stanley holds top spot as activist defense firm: data

Published 21/03/2019

BOSTON (Reuters) - Morgan Stanley was ranked as the top adviser to companies targeted by activist investors publicly for the third straight year in 2018 [more…]

Fund managers skittish over Levi’s long-term growth prospects

Fund managers skittish over Levi’s long-term growth prospects

Published 21/03/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Levi Strauss & Co’s is betting it can convince investors there is still plenty of global growth left for the 165-year [more…]

Overdone? Short EU equities ‘most crowded’ trade for first time

Overdone? Short EU equities ‘most crowded’ trade for first time

Published 19/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Fund managers have named bearish bets in European equities as the “most crowded” trade in Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s survey for [more…]

China’s crowded co-working industry turns to services amid funding…

China’s crowded co-working industry turns to services amid funding…

Published 18/03/2019

HONG KONG/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Co-working space operators in China are shifting their focus from ambitious expansion plans to services such as customizing offices for clients, [more…]

Carry on – central bank signals leave ‘carry’ traders chasing more

Carry on – central bank signals leave ‘carry’ traders chasing more

Published 18/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Collapsing asset price volatility has turned ‘carry trading’ into one of investors’ top plays of 2019. Many reckon the run is far [more…]

Investor group calls on Lyft to scrap dual-class share structure…

Investor group calls on Lyft to scrap dual-class share structure…

Published 16/03/2019

(Reuters) - A group of investors has called on Lyft Inc’s board to scrap a proposed dual-class share structure, as the ride hailing company pitches [more…]

Pimco says some staff used ‘legitimate’ services of college scandal…

Pimco says some staff used ‘legitimate’ services of college scandal…

Published 15/03/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The figure at the center of the U.S. college cheating scandal spoke twice in the past decade at events hosted by [more…]