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Sean Williams, Evan Niu, CFA, and Matthew DiLallo, The Motley Fool Published 12:00 pm, Saturday, January 30, 2016 Article source: http://www.mysanantonio.com/business/fool/article/3-Stocks-Hedge-Fund-Tycoons-Are-Ditching-6795225.php

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Proton beam therapy causes fewer side effects in young cancer patients than conventional radiotherapy, a study has indicated. The research, published in the Lancet Oncology journal, suggested the treatment reduced the toxic effects to normal tissue. It also noted similar survival rates to those seen with conventional radiotherapy. The parents of Ashya King took him […]

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Facebook Market Cap Crosses $300 Billion In case you haven’t noticed, Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) market capitalization just crossed the $300-billion mark. Following a strong earnings report on Thursday, FB stock surged 15.52%. The company’s market capitalization now stands at a record $310.4 billion. For perspective, Facebook is now bigger than Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS), Twenty-First […]

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Syed Bokhari and his bride Mona Dohle were pictured before they left to spend their honeymoon visiting migrants at the squalid ‘Jungle’ camp at Calais last year The romantic picture shows a young couple in love as they pose in the summer sunshine on their wedding day. Syed Bokhari and his bride Mona Dohle were […]

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NEW YORK Stock market investors who spent January swayed by oil prices, economic weakness in China and central bank speculation may continue to do that next week, even though it should be a dramatic one for earnings reports and economic data. Fourth-quarter 2015 earnings reports coming from Internet leader Alphabet (GOOGL.O) and Exxon Mobil (XOM.N), […]

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Billionaire hedge fund manager Alan Howard says there will be “exceptional opportunities” to make money in 2016 because of divergent monetary policies and as four years of low market volatility comes to an end. A slowdown in global growth appears to be accelerating and if the trend continues central banks could find it increasingly difficult to […]

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Although the average hedge fund has been struggling to beat broader market benchmarks in recent years, the hedge fund industry as a whole has been constantly growing. The hedge fund industry is also giving birth to more and more billionaires, while the stock market appears to be rewarding hedge fund managers for their exceptional skills and knowledge. […]

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Billionaire hedge fund manager Alan Howard says there will be “exceptional opportunities” to make money in 2016 because of divergent monetary policies and as four years of low market volatility comes to an end. A slowdown in global growth appears to be accelerating and if the trend continues central banks could find it increasingly difficult […]

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(CNS Business): The number of hedge funds registered in the Cayman Islands has fallen after cancellations more than doubled new authorisations in the final quarter of 2015, leaving Cayman’s hedge fund count sitting just below the 11,000 level, against a background of significant volatility in investment markets. At the end of 2015 there were 10,940 funds […]

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By Rebecca Williams, Sky News Reporter Around 800,000 child deaths worldwide could be avoided each year if more women breastfed, a study has found. It also suggested near-universal breastfeeding could prevent an extra 20,000 women dying from breast cancer. The research, published in the Lancet medical journal, outlines the benefits of breastfeeding, not only for […]